Pereira, 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 Pereira, Colombia metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Pereira in 2020 is 580,000, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Pereira in 2019 was 580,000, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Pereira in 2018 was 580,000, a 0.87% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Pereira in 2017 was 575,000, a 0.7% 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
Pereira - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 580,000 0.00%
2019 580,000 0.00%
2018 580,000 0.87%
2017 575,000 0.70%
2016 571,000 0.88%
2015 566,000 0.71%
2014 562,000 0.72%
2013 558,000 0.90%
2012 553,000 0.73%
2011 549,000 0.73%
2010 545,000 0.93%
2009 540,000 0.75%
2008 536,000 0.75%
2007 532,000 0.76%
2006 528,000 0.76%
2005 524,000 0.96%
2004 519,000 0.78%
2003 515,000 0.78%
2002 511,000 0.79%
2001 507,000 0.80%
2000 503,000 0.80%
1999 499,000 0.60%
1998 496,000 0.81%
1997 492,000 0.82%
1996 488,000 0.83%
1995 484,000 0.83%
1994 480,000 1.91%
1993 471,000 4.90%
1992 449,000 4.91%
1991 428,000 4.90%
1990 408,000 4.88%
1989 389,000 4.57%
1988 372,000 5.08%
1987 354,000 4.73%
1986 338,000 4.32%
1985 324,000 3.18%
1984 314,000 2.95%
1983 305,000 3.04%
1982 296,000 3.14%
1981 287,000 2.87%
1980 279,000 3.33%
1979 270,000 3.05%
1978 262,000 3.15%
1977 254,000 2.83%
1976 247,000 2.92%
1975 240,000 3.45%
1974 232,000 3.57%
1973 224,000 4.67%
1972 214,000 4.90%
1971 204,000 4.62%
1970 195,000 4.84%
1969 186,000 4.49%
1968 178,000 5.33%
1967 169,000 4.32%
1966 162,000 5.19%
1965 154,000 4.76%
1964 147,000 5.00%
1963 140,000 5.26%
1962 133,000 4.72%
1961 127,000 4.96%
1960 121,000 5.22%
1959 115,000 5.50%
1958 109,000 4.81%
1957 104,000 5.05%
1956 99,000 5.32%
1955 94,000 5.62%
1954 89,000 4.71%
1953 85,000 4.94%
1952 81,000 5.19%
1951 77,000 5.48%
1950 73,000 0.00%