Colombia population 49,833,123 (live)

The population of Colombia is expected to grow by 399,000 in 2018 and reach 49,850,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 29,401 people yearly. On average there are 725,958 births and 305,258 deaths in Colombia per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.85 percent per year. The population density of Colombia has changed from 25.0 in 1980 to 43.9 in 2016.

Current population 49,833,123 people at present (Saturday 15th of December 2018)
Median Age 33.2 years
Life expectancy 74.7 years
Population density 44.6 per km2
Population of Colombia from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 49,465,000 399,000 (0.8%) -29,401 33.2 1.82 45 38,209,000 (77.2%)
2017 49,066,000 412,581 (0.8%) -29,401 32.9 1.84 44 37,770,000 (77.0%)
2016 48,653,419 424,722 (0.9%) -29,401 32.6 1.86 44 37,321,065 (76.7%)
2015 48,228,697 436,786 (0.9%) -29,401 32.2 1.87 43 36,864,087 (76.4%)
2010 45,918,097 501,916 (1.1%) -29,000 30.5 2.01 41 34,455,103 (75.0%)
2005 43,285,634 561,471 (1.3%) -28,600 28.9 2.20 39 31,850,002 (73.6%)
2000 40,403,958 584,679 (1.5%) -31,801 27.5 2.39 36 29,121,153 (72.1%)
1995 37,441,977 618,440 (1.7%) -38,000 26.1 2.66 34 26,402,585 (70.5%)
1990 34,271,565 647,121 (1.9%) -44,800 25.0 2.99 31 23,399,254 (68.3%)
1985 31,011,688 661,602 (2.1%) -50,800 24.1 3.42 28 20,335,604 (65.6%)
1980 27,737,900 624,388 (2.3%) -54,799 23.3 3.97 25 17,231,061 (62.1%)
1975 24,756,973 548,952 (2.2%) -57,400 22.7 4.52 22 14,492,484 (58.5%)
1970 22,061,215 570,270 (2.6%) -58,000 22.0 5.55 20 12,093,958 (54.8%)
1965 19,144,223 562,249 (2.9%) -56,200 22.0 6.57 17 9,767,765 (51.0%)
1960 16,480,383 501,932 (3.0%) -50,800 22.3 6.81 15 7,421,611 (45.0%)

In 2017 the population of Colombia was 49,066,000 and the average age increased from 22.3 in 1960 to 32.9. Urban population has increased from 29,121,153 (72.1%) in 2000 to 38,209,000 (77.2%) in the current year. The population density of Colombia has changed from 25.0 in 1980 to 43.9 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 50,220,000 370,000 (0.7%) -29,400 33.9 1.78 45 39,057,000 (77.8%)
2025 51,854,000 298,000 (0.6%) -29,400 35.6 1.71 47 40,984,000 (79.0%)
2030 53,134,000 227,000 (0.4%) -29,000 37.3 1.67 48 42,622,000 (80.2%)
2035 54,055,000 156,000 (0.3%) -29,000 38.9 1.66 49 43,956,000 (81.3%)
2040 54,615,000 84,000 (0.2%) -29,000 40.3 1.66 49 44,986,000 (82.4%)
2045 54,834,000 17,000 (0.0%) -29,000 41.7 1.66 49 45,719,000 (83.4%)
2050 54,733,000 -43,000 (-0.1%) -29,000 42.8 1.68 49 46,160,000 (84.3%)

Total Colombia population should reach 50,220,000 by 2020 and should increase to 54,733,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 80.1 (77.4 years for male and 83.0 years for females). Population density will go up to 49.3 people per square kilometer.

Colombia demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 0.81% (412,581 residents, including 292,816 deaths). The demographics of Colombia constitutes of 25,136,000 women and 24,329,000 men, which means there are 968 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 31.3% of population (15,462,759) is 19 or younger, 60.8% of population (30,059,881) is between age 20 and 64 and 8.0% of population (3,952,254) is over 65.

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Peru
Population: 32,552,000
Suriname
Population: 568,000
Uruguay
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Venezuela
Population: 32,381,000