Population: Nicaragua

Yearly Population of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 1,294,994 651,093 643,901 None 7.2 18.2 10.8
1951 1,332,046 669,819 662,227 2.86 37,052 7.2 18.2 11.1
1952 1,372,102 689,853 682,249 3.01 40,056 7.2 18.2 11.4
1953 1,414,940 711,138 703,802 3.12 42,838 7.2 18.2 11.8
1954 1,460,348 733,622 726,726 3.21 45,408 7.2 18.2 12.1
1955 1,508,103 757,233 750,870 3.27 47,755 7.5 17.4 12.5
1956 1,557,961 781,869 776,092 3.31 49,858 7.5 17.4 12.9
1957 1,609,647 807,404 802,243 3.32 51,686 7.5 17.4 13.4
1958 1,662,905 833,723 829,182 3.31 53,258 7.5 17.4 13.8
1959 1,717,468 860,691 856,777 3.28 54,563 7.5 17.4 14.3
1960 1,773,132 888,189 884,943 3.24 55,664 7.2 16.4 14.7
1961 1,829,772 916,164 913,608 3.19 56,640 7.2 16.4 15.2
1962 1,887,426 944,641 942,785 3.15 57,654 7.2 16.4 15.7
1963 1,946,240 973,727 972,513 3.12 58,814 7.2 16.4 16.2
1964 2,006,478 1,003,583 1,002,895 3.10 60,238 7.2 16.4 16.7
1965 2,068,379 1,034,344 1,034,035 3.09 61,901 7.0 15.4 17.2
1966 2,131,973 1,066,058 1,065,915 3.07 63,594 7.0 15.4 17.7
1967 2,197,303 1,098,736 1,098,567 3.06 65,330 7.0 15.4 18.3
1968 2,264,623 1,132,407 1,132,216 3.06 67,320 7.0 15.4 18.8
1969 2,334,285 1,167,121 1,167,164 3.08 69,662 7.0 15.4 19.4
1970 2,406,523 1,202,919 1,203,604 3.09 72,238 6.8 15.8 20.0
1971 2,481,345 1,239,779 1,241,566 3.11 74,822 6.8 15.8 20.6
1972 2,558,705 1,277,727 1,280,978 3.12 77,360 6.8 15.8 21.3
1973 2,638,699 1,316,925 1,321,774 3.13 79,994 6.8 15.8 21.9
1974 2,721,417 1,357,574 1,363,843 3.13 82,718 6.8 15.8 22.6
1975 2,806,859 1,399,796 1,407,063 3.14 85,442 6.4 16.2 23.3
1976 2,894,967 1,443,600 1,451,367 3.14 88,108 6.4 16.2 24.1
1977 2,985,480 1,488,837 1,496,643 3.13 90,513 6.4 16.2 24.8
1978 3,077,861 1,535,265 1,542,596 3.09 92,381 6.4 16.2 25.6
1979 3,171,404 1,582,533 1,588,871 3.04 93,543 6.4 16.2 26.4
1980 3,265,520 1,630,348 1,635,172 2.97 94,116 5.9 16.4 27.1
1981 3,360,142 1,678,679 1,681,463 2.90 94,622 5.9 16.4 27.9
1982 3,455,129 1,727,442 1,727,687 2.83 94,987 5.9 16.4 28.7
1983 3,549,711 1,776,252 1,773,459 2.74 94,582 5.9 16.4 29.5
1984 3,642,978 1,824,653 1,818,325 2.63 93,267 5.9 16.4 30.3
1985 3,734,343 1,872,325 1,862,018 2.51 91,365 5.0 16.4 31.0
1986 3,823,133 1,918,951 1,904,182 2.38 88,790 5.0 16.4 31.8
1987 3,909,672 1,964,649 1,945,023 2.26 86,539 5.0 16.4 32.5
1988 3,995,529 2,010,030 1,985,499 2.20 85,857 5.0 16.4 33.2
1989 4,082,958 2,056,015 2,026,943 2.19 87,429 5.0 16.4 33.9
1990 4,173,435 2,103,182 2,070,253 2.22 90,477 4.2 16.9 34.7
1991 4,267,570 2,151,785 2,115,785 2.26 94,135 4.2 16.9 35.5
1992 4,364,514 2,201,438 2,163,076 2.27 96,944 4.2 16.9 36.3
1993 4,462,496 2,251,358 2,211,138 2.24 97,982 4.2 16.9 37.1
1994 4,559,010 2,300,465 2,258,545 2.16 96,514 4.2 16.9 37.9
1995 4,652,185 2,347,951 2,304,234 2.04 93,175 3.4 17.9 38.7
1996 4,741,571 2,393,604 2,347,967 1.92 89,386 3.4 17.9 39.4
1997 4,827,658 2,437,647 2,390,011 1.82 86,087 3.4 17.9 40.1
1998 4,910,642 2,480,212 2,430,430 1.72 82,984 3.4 17.9 40.8
1999 4,991,041 2,521,582 2,469,459 1.64 80,399 3.4 17.9 41.5
2000 5,069,310 2,561,997 2,507,313 1.57 78,269 2.9 19.3 42.1
2001 5,145,367 2,601,423 2,543,944 1.50 76,057 2.9 19.3 42.8
2002 5,219,324 2,639,908 2,579,416 1.44 73,957 2.9 19.3 43.4
2003 5,292,115 2,677,899 2,614,216 1.39 72,791 2.9 19.3 44.0
2004 5,364,930 2,715,975 2,648,955 1.38 72,815 2.9 19.3 44.6
2005 5,438,692 2,754,553 2,684,139 1.37 73,762 2.7 21.1 45.2
2006 5,513,757 2,793,837 2,719,920 1.38 75,065 2.7 21.1 45.8
2007 5,590,066 2,833,769 2,756,297 1.38 76,309 2.7 21.1 46.5
2008 5,667,436 2,874,141 2,793,295 1.38 77,370 2.7 21.1 47.1
2009 5,745,538 2,914,633 2,830,905 1.38 78,102 2.7 21.1 47.7
2010 5,824,058 2,954,978 2,869,080 1.37 78,520 2.5 22.9 48.4
2011 5,903,035 2,995,158 2,907,877 1.36 78,977 2.5 22.9 49.1
2012 5,982,530 3,035,243 2,947,287 1.35 79,495 2.5 22.9 49.7
2013 6,062,462 3,075,329 2,987,133 1.34 79,932 2.5 22.9 50.4
2014 6,142,734 3,115,567 3,027,167 1.32 80,272 2.5 22.9 51.0
2015 6,223,234 3,156,054 3,067,180 1.31 80,500 2.4 24.6 51.7
2016 6,303,970 3,196,840 3,107,130 1.30 80,736 2.4 24.6 52.4
2017 6,384,843 3,237,844 3,146,999 1.28 80,873 2.4 24.6 53.1
2018 6,465,502 3,278,831 3,186,671 1.26 80,659 2.4 24.6 53.7
2019 6,545,503 3,319,519 3,225,984 1.24 80,001 2.4 24.6 54.4
2020 6,624,554 3,359,705 3,264,849 1.21 79,051 2.3 26.5 55.0
2021 6,702,000 3,399,000 3,303,000 1.17 77,446 2.3 26.5 55.7
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Nicaragua Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)