Oruro, Bolivia Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Oruro, Bolivia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Oruro in 2020 is 318,000, a 2.25% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Oruro in 2019 was 311,000, a 2.3% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Oruro in 2018 was 304,000, a 2.36% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Oruro in 2017 was 297,000, a 2.77% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Bolivia
City Name Population
La Paz 1,858,000
Santa Cruz 1,713,000
Cochabamba 1,304,000
Oruro 318,000
Oruro - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 318,000 2.25%
2019 311,000 2.30%
2018 304,000 2.36%
2017 297,000 2.77%
2016 289,000 2.48%
2015 282,000 2.17%
2014 276,000 2.60%
2013 269,000 2.67%
2012 262,000 2.34%
2011 256,000 2.40%
2010 250,000 2.46%
2009 244,000 2.52%
2008 238,000 2.59%
2007 232,000 2.65%
2006 226,000 2.26%
2005 221,000 2.31%
2004 216,000 2.86%
2003 210,000 2.44%
2002 205,000 1.99%
2001 201,000 1.01%
2000 199,000 1.02%
1999 197,000 1.03%
1998 195,000 1.04%
1997 193,000 1.05%
1996 191,000 1.06%
1995 189,000 1.07%
1994 187,000 1.08%
1993 185,000 0.54%
1992 184,000 2.79%
1991 179,000 2.29%
1990 175,000 2.34%
1989 171,000 3.01%
1988 166,000 2.47%
1987 162,000 2.53%
1986 158,000 2.60%
1985 154,000 1.99%
1984 151,000 2.72%
1983 147,000 2.80%
1982 143,000 2.14%
1981 140,000 2.94%
1980 136,000 2.26%
1979 133,000 2.31%
1978 130,000 2.36%
1977 127,000 3.25%
1976 123,000 2.50%
1975 120,000 2.56%
1974 117,000 2.63%
1973 114,000 2.70%
1972 111,000 2.78%
1971 108,000 1.89%
1970 106,000 2.91%
1969 103,000 3.00%
1968 100,000 2.04%
1967 98,000 3.16%
1966 95,000 2.15%
1965 93,000 3.33%
1964 90,000 2.27%
1963 88,000 2.33%
1962 86,000 3.61%
1961 83,000 2.47%
1960 81,000 2.53%
1959 79,000 2.60%
1958 77,000 2.67%
1957 75,000 2.74%
1956 73,000 2.82%
1955 71,000 1.43%
1954 70,000 2.94%
1953 68,000 3.03%
1952 66,000 3.13%
1951 64,000 1.59%
1950 63,000 0.00%