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Uruguay Population

Uruguay is a country in South America, borders Argentina to its west and southwest and Brazil to its north and northeast, R?o de la Plata to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast. Uruguay population in 2022 is estimated to be 3.49 million, covers country area of 176,215 sq km (68,037 sq mi), ranks eighty-ninth country by area and the one-hundred-thirty-second most populous country in the world. Its capital is Montevideo and other popular cities are Salto, Ciudad de la Costa, Paysand? and Las Piedras. Country code is URY, Population of Uruguay in 2021 is estimated as 3.48 million, Life expectancy of Uruguay ranks fifty-third in the world with average lifespan of 73.48 years for male and 80.56 years for female.

Below table is the population of Uruguay from 1960 to 2020:
YearPopulation
19602,538,648
19652,694,537
19702,809,799
19752,830,172
19802,915,389
19853,011,519
19903,109,598
19953,224,275
20003,319,734
20053,321,799
20103,359,273
20153,412,013
20203,473,727

Uruguay population in 1960 is 2,538,648, by 1970 the population is increased by 271,151 totaling to 2,809,799, by 1980 the population is increased to 2,915,389, and by 1990 the total increase of 3,109,598 in 30 years from 1960 to 1990 resulting to 3,109,598. From 1990 to 2000, population increased by 210,136 to 3,319,734, and from 2000 to 2010 the population of Uruguay increase by 39,539 with a change of 1.19 percent and increase of population from 2010 to 2020 by 114,454 with a change of 3.41 percent and make up to 3,473,727.

Source : worldbank

Uruguay is divided into 19 departments (departamentos).

DepartmentArea (Sq km)Population (2011)Capital
Artigas11,92873,378Artigas
Canelones4,536520,187Canelones
Cerro Largo13,64884,698Melo
Colonia6,106123,203Colonia del Sacramento
Durazno11,64357,088Durazno
Flores5,14425,050Trinidad
Florida10,41767,048Florida
Lavalleja10,01658,815Minas
Maldonado4,793164,300Maldonado
Montevideo5301,319,108Montevideo
Paysand?13,922113,124Paysand?
R?o Negro9,28254,765Fray Bentos
Rivera9,370103,493Rivera
Rocha10,55168,088Rocha
Salto14,163124,878Salto
San Jos?4,992108,309San Jos? de Mayo
Soriano9,00882,595Mercedes
Tacuaremb?15,43890,053Tacuaremb?
Treinta y Tres9,67648,134Treinta y Tres

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