Santiago, Dominican Republic Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Santiago, Dominican Republic metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Santiago in 2019 is 657,000, a 1.08% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Santiago in 2018 was 650,000, a 1.25% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Santiago in 2017 was 642,000, a 1.26% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Santiago in 2016 was 634,000, a 1.28% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Dominican Republic
City Name Population
Santo Domingo 3,245,000
Santiago 657,000
Santiago - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 657,000 1.08%
2018 650,000 1.25%
2017 642,000 1.26%
2016 634,000 1.28%
2015 626,000 1.13%
2014 619,000 1.31%
2013 611,000 1.16%
2012 604,000 1.34%
2011 596,000 1.19%
2010 589,000 1.20%
2009 582,000 1.39%
2008 574,000 1.23%
2007 567,000 1.25%
2006 560,000 1.08%
2005 554,000 1.28%
2004 547,000 1.30%
2003 540,000 2.08%
2002 529,000 3.73%
2001 510,000 3.66%
2000 492,000 3.80%
1999 474,000 3.72%
1998 457,000 3.86%
1997 440,000 3.77%
1996 424,000 3.67%
1995 409,000 3.81%
1994 394,000 3.41%
1993 381,000 2.70%
1992 371,000 2.77%
1991 361,000 2.85%
1990 351,000 2.63%
1989 342,000 2.70%
1988 333,000 2.78%
1987 324,000 2.86%
1986 315,000 2.61%
1985 307,000 2.68%
1984 299,000 2.75%
1983 291,000 2.83%
1982 283,000 5.20%
1981 269,000 0.75%
1980 267,000 0.75%
1979 265,000 0.76%
1978 263,000 0.77%
1977 261,000 1.16%
1976 258,000 0.78%
1975 256,000 0.79%
1974 254,000 0.79%
1973 252,000 0.80%
1972 250,000 0.81%
1971 248,000 0.81%
1970 246,000 3.80%
1969 237,000 6.28%
1968 223,000 6.70%
1967 209,000 6.63%
1966 196,000 6.52%
1965 184,000 6.36%
1964 173,000 6.13%
1963 163,000 6.54%
1962 153,000 6.99%
1961 143,000 5.93%
1960 135,000 4.65%
1959 129,000 4.03%
1958 124,000 4.20%
1957 119,000 4.39%
1956 114,000 3.64%
1955 110,000 4.76%
1954 105,000 3.96%
1953 101,000 4.12%
1952 97,000 4.30%
1951 93,000 4.49%
1950 89,000 0.00%