Population: Puerto Rico

Yearly Population of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 2,218,005 1,103,804 1,114,201 None 5.0 18.4 250.1
1951 2,193,616 1,093,515 1,100,101 -1.10 -24,389 5.0 18.4 247.3
1952 2,183,075 1,090,647 1,092,428 -0.48 -10,541 5.0 18.4 246.1
1953 2,181,915 1,092,595 1,089,320 -0.05 -1,160 5.0 18.4 246.0
1954 2,186,786 1,097,416 1,089,370 0.22 4,871 5.0 18.4 246.5
1955 2,195,521 1,103,898 1,091,623 0.40 8,735 4.8 18.5 247.5
1956 2,207,050 1,111,464 1,095,586 0.53 11,529 4.8 18.5 248.8
1957 2,221,479 1,120,260 1,101,219 0.65 14,429 4.8 18.5 250.4
1958 2,239,834 1,130,977 1,108,857 0.83 18,355 4.8 18.5 252.5
1959 2,263,833 1,144,718 1,119,115 1.07 23,999 4.8 18.5 255.2
1960 2,294,971 1,162,444 1,132,527 1.38 31,138 4.4 18.5 258.7
1961 2,333,662 1,184,465 1,149,197 1.69 38,691 4.4 18.5 263.1
1962 2,378,378 1,209,893 1,168,485 1.92 44,716 4.4 18.5 268.1
1963 2,425,350 1,236,475 1,188,875 1.97 46,972 4.4 18.5 273.4
1964 2,469,568 1,261,214 1,208,354 1.82 44,218 4.4 18.5 278.4
1965 2,507,537 1,282,008 1,225,529 1.54 37,969 3.4 21.2 282.7
1966 2,537,566 1,297,873 1,239,693 1.20 30,029 3.4 21.2 286.1
1967 2,561,034 1,309,663 1,251,371 0.92 23,468 3.4 21.2 288.7
1968 2,581,388 1,319,435 1,261,953 0.79 20,354 3.4 21.2 291.0
1969 2,603,713 1,330,227 1,273,486 0.86 22,325 3.4 21.2 293.5
1970 2,631,700 1,344,235 1,287,465 1.07 27,987 3.0 21.7 296.7
1971 2,666,165 1,361,943 1,304,222 1.31 34,465 3.0 21.7 300.6
1972 2,705,840 1,382,619 1,323,221 1.49 39,675 3.0 21.7 305.1
1973 2,749,863 1,405,814 1,344,049 1.63 44,023 3.0 21.7 310.0
1974 2,796,662 1,430,676 1,365,986 1.70 46,799 3.0 21.7 315.3
1975 2,844,925 1,456,503 1,388,422 1.73 48,263 2.8 22.7 320.7
1976 2,894,672 1,483,397 1,411,275 1.75 49,747 2.8 22.7 326.3
1977 2,945,847 1,511,312 1,434,535 1.77 51,175 2.8 22.7 332.1
1978 2,996,840 1,539,066 1,457,774 1.73 50,993 2.8 22.7 337.9
1979 3,045,604 1,565,124 1,480,480 1.63 48,764 2.8 22.7 343.4
1980 3,090,688 1,588,451 1,502,237 1.48 45,084 2.5 24.7 348.4
1981 3,131,507 1,608,513 1,522,994 1.32 40,819 2.5 24.7 353.0
1982 3,168,344 1,625,671 1,542,673 1.18 36,837 2.5 24.7 357.2
1983 3,201,864 1,640,903 1,560,961 1.06 33,520 2.5 24.7 361.0
1984 3,233,169 1,655,684 1,577,485 0.98 31,305 2.5 24.7 364.5
1985 3,263,173 1,671,102 1,592,071 0.93 30,004 2.3 26.3 367.9
1986 3,291,747 1,687,345 1,604,402 0.88 28,574 2.3 26.3 371.1
1987 3,318,838 1,704,123 1,614,715 0.82 27,091 2.3 26.3 374.2
1988 3,345,571 1,721,470 1,624,101 0.81 26,733 2.3 26.3 377.2
1989 3,373,373 1,739,324 1,634,049 0.83 27,802 2.3 26.3 380.3
1990 3,403,168 1,757,574 1,645,594 0.88 29,795 2.2 28.6 383.7
1991 3,435,255 1,776,213 1,659,042 0.94 32,087 2.2 28.6 387.3
1992 3,469,071 1,795,117 1,673,954 0.98 33,816 2.2 28.6 391.1
1993 3,503,470 1,813,862 1,689,608 0.99 34,399 2.2 28.6 395.0
1994 3,536,806 1,831,886 1,704,920 0.95 33,336 2.2 28.6 398.7
1995 3,567,691 1,848,687 1,719,004 0.87 30,885 2.0 30.4 402.2
1996 3,596,099 1,864,251 1,731,848 0.80 28,408 2.0 30.4 405.4
1997 3,621,900 1,878,427 1,743,473 0.72 25,801 2.0 30.4 408.3
1998 3,643,672 1,890,522 1,753,150 0.60 21,772 2.0 30.4 410.8
1999 3,659,730 1,899,699 1,760,031 0.44 16,058 2.0 30.4 412.6
2000 3,668,955 1,905,402 1,763,553 0.25 9,225 1.9 32.3 413.6
2001 3,670,308 1,907,153 1,763,155 0.04 1,353 1.9 32.3 413.8
2002 3,664,321 1,905,212 1,759,109 -0.16 -5,987 1.9 32.3 413.1
2003 3,653,660 1,900,778 1,752,882 -0.29 -10,661 1.9 32.3 411.9
2004 3,642,005 1,895,502 1,746,503 -0.32 -11,655 1.9 32.3 410.6
2005 3,631,885 1,890,535 1,741,350 -0.28 -10,120 1.7 33.4 409.5
2006 3,623,783 1,886,046 1,737,737 -0.22 -8,102 1.7 33.4 408.5
2007 3,616,341 1,881,452 1,734,889 -0.21 -7,442 1.7 33.4 407.7
2008 3,608,030 1,876,227 1,731,803 -0.23 -8,311 1.7 33.4 406.8
2009 3,596,532 1,869,565 1,726,967 -0.32 -11,498 1.7 33.4 405.5
2010 3,579,842 1,860,704 1,719,138 -0.46 -16,690 1.5 34.7 403.6
2011 3,559,862 1,850,690 1,709,172 -0.56 -19,980 1.5 34.7 401.3
2012 3,536,570 1,839,427 1,697,143 -0.65 -23,292 1.5 34.7 398.7
2013 3,503,865 1,823,726 1,680,139 -0.92 -32,705 1.5 34.7 395.0
2014 3,453,667 1,799,357 1,654,310 -1.43 -50,198 1.5 34.7 389.4
2015 3,381,512 1,763,919 1,617,593 -2.09 -72,155 1.2 38.0 381.2
2016 3,283,121 1,715,246 1,567,875 -2.91 -98,391 1.2 38.0 370.1
2017 3,163,676 1,655,964 1,507,712 -3.64 -119,445 1.2 38.0 356.7
2018 3,039,598 1,594,272 1,445,326 -3.92 -124,078 1.2 38.0 342.7
2019 2,933,404 1,541,438 1,391,966 -3.49 -106,194 1.2 38.0 330.7
2020 2,860,840 1,505,322 1,355,518 -2.47 -72,564 1.2 44.5 322.5
2021 2,828,000 1,489,000 1,339,000 -1.15 -32,840 1.2 44.5 318.9
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Puerto Rico Population Future Projection

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