Buenaventura, Colombia 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 Buenaventura, Colombia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Buenaventura in 2020 is 451,000, a 1.81% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Buenaventura in 2019 was 443,000, a 2.31% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Buenaventura in 2018 was 433,000, a 3.1% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Buenaventura in 2017 was 420,000, a 2.94% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Colombia
City Name Population
Bogota 10,978,000
Medellin 4,000,000
Cali 2,782,000
Barranquilla 2,273,000
Bucaramanga 1,331,000
Cartagena 1,063,000
Cucuta 933,000
Ibague 586,000
Pereira 580,000
Villavicencio 544,000
Valledupar 533,000
Santa Marta 527,000
Buenaventura 451,000
Manizales 448,000
Monteria 426,000
Armenia 410,000
Pasto 388,000
Neiva 357,000
Buenaventura - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 451,000 1.81%
2019 443,000 2.31%
2018 433,000 3.10%
2017 420,000 2.94%
2016 408,000 3.29%
2015 395,000 2.86%
2014 384,000 3.23%
2013 372,000 3.05%
2012 361,000 3.14%
2011 350,000 3.24%
2010 339,000 3.04%
2009 329,000 3.13%
2008 319,000 2.90%
2007 310,000 3.33%
2006 300,000 3.09%
2005 291,000 3.19%
2004 282,000 3.68%
2003 272,000 3.42%
2002 263,000 3.54%
2001 254,000 3.67%
2000 245,000 3.38%
1999 237,000 3.49%
1998 229,000 3.62%
1997 221,000 3.27%
1996 214,000 3.88%
1995 206,000 3.52%
1994 199,000 3.11%
1993 193,000 2.12%
1992 189,000 2.72%
1991 184,000 2.22%
1990 180,000 2.86%
1989 175,000 2.34%
1988 171,000 2.40%
1987 167,000 2.45%
1986 163,000 2.52%
1985 159,000 3.25%
1984 154,000 3.36%
1983 149,000 2.76%
1982 145,000 3.57%
1981 140,000 2.94%
1980 136,000 3.03%
1979 132,000 3.13%
1978 128,000 3.23%
1977 124,000 3.33%
1976 120,000 2.56%
1975 117,000 3.54%
1974 113,000 3.67%
1973 109,000 4.81%
1972 104,000 5.05%
1971 99,000 5.32%
1970 94,000 5.62%
1969 89,000 4.71%
1968 85,000 4.94%
1967 81,000 5.19%
1966 77,000 5.48%
1965 73,000 4.29%
1964 70,000 6.06%
1963 66,000 4.76%
1962 63,000 5.00%
1961 60,000 5.26%
1960 57,000 5.56%
1959 54,000 5.88%
1958 51,000 6.25%
1957 48,000 4.35%
1956 46,000 4.55%
1955 44,000 7.32%
1954 41,000 5.13%
1953 39,000 5.41%
1952 37,000 5.71%
1951 35,000 2.94%
1950 34,000 0.00%