El Salvador population 6,499,162 (live)

The population of El Salvador is expected to grow by 34,000 in 2020 and reach 6,512,000 in 2021. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 34,065 people yearly. On average there are 114,983 births and 44,414 deaths in El Salvador per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 1.09 percent per year. The population density of El Salvador has changed from 221.1 in 1980 to 309.4 in 2018.

Current population 6,499,162 people at present (Monday 10th of August 2020)
Median Age 31.4 years
Life expectancy 74.2 years
Population density 312.7 per km2
Population of El Salvador from 1960 to 2020 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 6,479,000 34,000 (0.5%) -34,065 31.4 2.00 313 4,468,000 (69.0%)
2019 0 0 (0.0%) -40,539 31.2 2.02 311 4,417,000 (68.5%)
2018 0 0 (0.0%) -40,539 30.9 2.04 309 4,366,000 (68.1%)
2017 0 0 (0.0%) -40,539 30.7 2.06 308 4,314,000 (67.6%)
2016 0 0 (0.0%) -40,539 30.4 2.08 306 4,262,955 (67.2%)
2015 6,312,478 31,289 (0.5%) -40,539 30.1 2.10 305 4,212,064 (66.7%)
2010 6,164,626 27,350 (0.4%) -48,083 28.8 2.27 298 3,962,991 (64.3%)
2005 6,028,961 28,186 (0.5%) -57,134 27.5 2.53 291 3,716,734 (61.6%)
2000 5,867,626 42,439 (0.7%) -62,557 26.4 3.02 283 3,456,736 (58.9%)
1995 5,611,115 66,170 (1.2%) -65,371 25.5 3.58 271 3,028,150 (54.0%)
1990 5,254,984 69,041 (1.3%) -53,030 24.6 3.96 254 2,587,186 (49.2%)
1985 4,923,860 65,328 (1.3%) -51,337 23.6 4.43 238 2,296,291 (46.6%)
1980 4,580,704 79,388 (1.7%) -46,350 22.9 5.10 221 2,018,167 (44.1%)
1975 4,147,525 93,812 (2.3%) -32,846 22.4 5.72 199 1,721,638 (41.5%)
1970 3,668,595 95,888 (2.6%) -18,195 22.2 6.17 176 1,445,500 (39.4%)
1965 3,197,863 91,677 (2.9%) -8,861 22.2 6.55 153 1,244,257 (38.9%)
1960 2,762,899 80,341 (2.8%) -4,806 22.5 6.67 133 1,059,434 (38.3%)

In 2019 the population of El Salvador was 6,445,000 and the average age increased from 22.5 in 1960 to 31.2. Urban population has increased from 3,456,736 (58.9%) in 2000 to 4,468,000 (69.0%) in the current year. The population density of El Salvador has changed from 221.1 in 1980 to 309.4 in 2018.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 6,479,000 34,000 (0.5%) -34,065 31.4 2.00 313 4,468,000 (69.0%)
2025 6,641,000 31,000 (0.5%) -28,314 32.7 1.91 321 4,712,000 (71.0%)
2030 6,786,000 26,000 (0.4%) -27,102 34.0 1.84 328 4,935,000 (72.7%)
2035 6,887,000 18,000 (0.3%) -23,251 35.5 1.79 332 5,115,000 (74.3%)
2040 6,962,000 13,000 (0.2%) -23,250 37.0 1.75 336 5,272,000 (75.7%)
2045 6,997,000 4,000 (0.1%) -23,250 38.6 1.72 338 5,398,000 (77.1%)
2050 6,997,000 -3,000 (0.0%) -23,250 40.1 1.71 338 5,492,000 (78.5%)

Total El Salvador population should reach 6,479,000 by 2020 and should increase to 6,997,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 80.2 (76.9 years for male and 83.7 years for females). Population density will go up to 337.7 people per square kilometer.

El Salvador demographics 2019

The population growth rate is 0.53% (33,000 residents, including 43,534 deaths). The demographics of El Salvador constitutes of 3,443,000 women and 3,036,000 men, which means there are 882 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 35.6% of population (2,303,932) is 19 or younger, 55.6% of population (3,603,620) is between age 20 and 64 and 8.8% of population (571,448) is over 65.

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