Asuncion, Paraguay Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Asuncion, Paraguay metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Asuncion in 2019 is 3,279,000, a 1.77% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Asuncion in 2018 was 3,222,000, a 2.78% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Asuncion in 2017 was 3,135,000, a 2.79% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Asuncion in 2016 was 3,050,000, a 2.8% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Paraguay
City Name Population
Asuncion 3,279,000
Ciudad del Este 318,000
Asuncion - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 3,279,000 1.77%
2018 3,222,000 2.78%
2017 3,135,000 2.79%
2016 3,050,000 2.80%
2015 2,967,000 2.77%
2014 2,887,000 2.78%
2013 2,809,000 2.78%
2012 2,733,000 2.78%
2011 2,659,000 2.78%
2010 2,587,000 2.78%
2009 2,517,000 2.78%
2008 2,449,000 4.70%
2007 2,339,000 4.70%
2006 2,234,000 4.69%
2005 2,134,000 4.66%
2004 2,039,000 4.67%
2003 1,948,000 4.67%
2002 1,861,000 4.67%
2001 1,778,000 4.59%
2000 1,700,000 4.68%
1999 1,624,000 4.64%
1998 1,552,000 4.58%
1997 1,484,000 4.65%
1996 1,418,000 4.65%
1995 1,355,000 4.63%
1994 1,295,000 4.60%
1993 1,238,000 4.56%
1992 1,184,000 3.59%
1991 1,143,000 3.72%
1990 1,102,000 3.67%
1989 1,063,000 3.61%
1988 1,026,000 3.64%
1987 990,000 3.66%
1986 955,000 3.69%
1985 921,000 3.72%
1984 888,000 3.62%
1983 857,000 3.63%
1982 827,000 3.37%
1981 800,000 3.36%
1980 774,000 3.34%
1979 749,000 3.45%
1978 724,000 3.28%
1977 701,000 3.39%
1976 678,000 3.35%
1975 656,000 3.47%
1974 634,000 3.26%
1973 614,000 3.37%
1972 594,000 3.66%
1971 573,000 3.62%
1970 553,000 3.56%
1969 534,000 3.69%
1968 515,000 3.41%
1967 498,000 3.75%
1966 480,000 3.45%
1965 464,000 3.57%
1964 448,000 3.70%
1963 432,000 3.60%
1962 417,000 4.25%
1961 400,000 3.90%
1960 385,000 4.05%
1959 370,000 3.93%
1958 356,000 4.09%
1957 342,000 3.95%
1956 329,000 4.11%
1955 316,000 3.95%
1954 304,000 4.11%
1953 292,000 3.91%
1952 281,000 4.07%
1951 270,000 4.25%
1950 259,000 0.00%