Chiclayo, Peru 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 Chiclayo, Peru metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Chiclayo in 2020 is 637,000, a 1.27% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Chiclayo in 2019 was 629,000, a 1.29% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Chiclayo in 2018 was 621,000, a 1.47% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Chiclayo in 2017 was 612,000, a 1.66% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Peru
City Name Population
Lima 10,719,000
Arequipa 923,000
Trujillo 865,000
Chiclayo 637,000
Piura 474,000
Cusco 471,000
Iquitos 470,000
Chimbote 389,000
Huancayo 386,000
Tacna 320,000
Chiclayo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 637,000 1.27%
2019 629,000 1.29%
2018 621,000 1.47%
2017 612,000 1.66%
2016 602,000 1.52%
2015 593,000 1.72%
2014 583,000 1.57%
2013 574,000 1.59%
2012 565,000 1.62%
2011 556,000 1.65%
2010 547,000 1.48%
2009 539,000 1.70%
2008 530,000 1.53%
2007 522,000 1.75%
2006 513,000 1.79%
2005 504,000 1.61%
2004 496,000 1.85%
2003 487,000 1.67%
2002 479,000 1.70%
2001 471,000 1.73%
2000 463,000 1.76%
1999 455,000 1.56%
1998 448,000 1.82%
1997 440,000 1.62%
1996 433,000 1.64%
1995 426,000 1.91%
1994 418,000 1.70%
1993 411,000 3.27%
1992 398,000 3.11%
1991 386,000 3.49%
1990 373,000 3.32%
1989 361,000 3.14%
1988 350,000 3.24%
1987 339,000 3.35%
1986 328,000 3.14%
1985 318,000 3.25%
1984 308,000 3.36%
1983 298,000 3.47%
1982 288,000 3.23%
1981 279,000 4.49%
1980 267,000 4.30%
1979 256,000 4.49%
1978 245,000 4.70%
1977 234,000 4.46%
1976 224,000 4.19%
1975 215,000 4.37%
1974 206,000 4.57%
1973 197,000 4.79%
1972 188,000 6.21%
1971 177,000 5.99%
1970 167,000 6.37%
1969 157,000 6.80%
1968 147,000 5.76%
1967 139,000 6.92%
1966 130,000 6.56%
1965 122,000 6.09%
1964 115,000 6.48%
1963 108,000 5.88%
1962 102,000 6.25%
1961 96,000 5.49%
1960 91,000 5.81%
1959 86,000 4.88%
1958 82,000 6.49%
1957 77,000 4.05%
1956 74,000 5.71%
1955 70,000 6.06%
1954 66,000 4.76%
1953 63,000 5.00%
1952 60,000 7.14%
1951 56,000 3.70%
1950 54,000 0.00%