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Colombia Population

Colombia country of northwestern South America,borders Caribbean Sea to the north, Venezuela to the east, Brazil to the southeast, Ecuador and Peru to the south, Pacific Ocean to the west, and Panama to the northwest. Colombia population in 2022 is estimated to be 52 million, covers country area of 1,141,748 sq km (440,831 sq mi), ranks twenty-fifth country by area and the twenty-eighth most populous country in the world. Its capital is Bagota, largest city and other popular cities are Medellín, Cali, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Soacha, Soledad, Bucaramanga and Bello. Country code is COL, Population of Colombia in 2021 is estimated as 51.4 million. Colombia is a former Spanish colony, Official language is Spanish and 70 other recognized regional languages. Cali, Cúcuta and Palmira are top dangerous cities in the world.

Below table is the population of Colombia from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
196016,057,714
196518,725,242
197021,480,064
197524,065,502
198026,900,508
198529,951,194
199033,102,569
199536,421,438
200039,629,965
200542,647,731
201045,222,699
201547,520,667
202050,882,884

Colombia population in 1960 is 16,057,714, by 1970 the population is increased by 5,422,350 totaling to 21,480,064, by 1980 the population is increased to 26,900,508, and by 1990 the total increase of 33,102,569 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 33,102,569. From 1990 to 2000, population increased to 39,629,965, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Colombia increase by 5,592,734 with a change of 14.11 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 5,660,185 with a change of 12.52 percent and make up to 50,882,884.

Source : worldbank

Colombia comprises 32 departments and the Capital District of Bogotá. The departments are further subdivided into municipalities.

IDRegionCapitalArea (sq km)Population
0Capital DistrictBogotá1,5877,412,566
1AmazonasLeticia109,66576,589
2AntioquiaMedellín63,6126,407,102
3AraucaArauca23,818262,174
4AtlánticoBarranquilla3,3882,535,517
5BolívarCartagena25,9782,070,110
6BoyacáTunja23,1891,217,376
7CaldasManizales7,888998,255
8CaquetáFlorencia88,965401,849
9CasanareYopal44,640420,504
10CaucaPopayán29,3081,464,488
11CesarValledupar22,9051,200,574
12ChocóQuibdó46,530534,826
13CórdobaMontería25,0201,784,783
14CundinamarcaBogotá24,2102,919,060
15GuainíaInirida72,23848,114
16GuaviareSan José del Guaviare53,46082,767
17HuilaNeiva19,8901,100,386
18La GuajiraRiohacha20,848880,560
19MagdalenaSanta Marta23,1881,341,746
20MetaVillavicencio85,6351,039,722
21NariñoPasto33,2681,630,592
22Norte de SantanderCúcuta21,6581,491,689
23PutumayoMocoa24,885348,182
24QuindíoArmenia1,845539,904
25RisaraldaPereira4,140943,401
26San Andrés y ProvidenciaSan Andrés5261,280
27SantanderBucaramanga30,5372,184,837
28SucreSincelejo10,917904,863
29TolimaIbagué23,5621,330,187
30Valle del CaucaCali22,1404,475,886
31VaupésMitú54,13540,797
32VichadaPuerto Carreño100,242107,808

Colombia population by Age Group

According to dane data, Below table is the Colombia population by Age Group as per the 2018 Census.

Age GroupMaleFemaleTotalPercent Share
Total23,550,07224,708,42248,258,494100
0–41,698,6991,621,4853,320,1846.88
5–91,862,7781,780,7383,643,5167.55
10–142,017,2051,925,5133,942,7188.17
15–192,152,3282,055,8124,208,1408.72
20–242,166,8062,137,8514,304,6578.92
25–292,007,5532,026,8574,034,4108.36
30–341,804,8671,857,9523,662,8197.59
35–391,703,5241,809,6933,513,2177.28
40–441,428,4511,568,4012,996,8526.21
45–491,360,8891,529,7942,890,6835.99
50–541,327,1081,510,4912,837,5995.88
55–591,153,3781,336,7602,490,1385.16
60–64916,9111,076,1641,993,0754.13
65–69699,748820,3941,520,1423.15
70–74501,888598,4051,100,2932.28
75–79357,112443,978801,0901.66
80+415,967582,994998,9612.07


References

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