Tacna, Peru 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 Tacna, Peru metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Tacna in 2020 is 320,000, a 1.59% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Tacna in 2019 was 315,000, a 1.94% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Tacna in 2018 was 309,000, a 2.32% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Tacna in 2017 was 302,000, a 2.37% 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
Tacna - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 320,000 1.59%
2019 315,000 1.94%
2018 309,000 2.32%
2017 302,000 2.37%
2016 295,000 2.43%
2015 288,000 2.13%
2014 282,000 2.17%
2013 276,000 2.22%
2012 270,000 2.27%
2011 264,000 2.33%
2010 258,000 2.38%
2009 252,000 2.44%
2008 246,000 2.07%
2007 241,000 2.55%
2006 235,000 2.17%
2005 230,000 2.22%
2004 225,000 2.74%
2003 219,000 2.34%
2002 214,000 1.90%
2001 210,000 2.44%
2000 205,000 2.50%
1999 200,000 2.04%
1998 196,000 2.62%
1997 191,000 2.14%
1996 187,000 2.75%
1995 182,000 2.25%
1994 178,000 2.30%
1993 174,000 4.82%
1992 166,000 5.06%
1991 158,000 4.64%
1990 151,000 4.86%
1989 144,000 5.11%
1988 137,000 4.58%
1987 131,000 4.80%
1986 125,000 5.04%
1985 119,000 5.31%
1984 113,000 4.63%
1983 108,000 4.85%
1982 103,000 5.10%
1981 98,000 5.38%
1980 93,000 6.90%
1979 87,000 6.10%
1978 82,000 6.49%
1977 77,000 6.94%
1976 72,000 5.88%
1975 68,000 6.25%
1974 64,000 6.67%
1973 60,000 5.26%
1972 57,000 7.55%
1971 53,000 6.00%
1970 50,000 6.38%
1969 47,000 6.82%
1968 44,000 7.32%
1967 41,000 7.89%
1966 38,000 5.56%
1965 36,000 5.88%
1964 34,000 9.68%
1963 31,000 6.90%
1962 29,000 7.41%
1961 27,000 3.85%
1960 26,000 4.00%
1959 25,000 4.17%
1958 24,000 4.35%
1957 23,000 4.55%
1956 22,000 4.76%
1955 21,000 5.00%
1954 20,000 5.26%
1953 19,000 0.00%
1952 19,000 5.56%
1951 18,000 5.88%
1950 17,000 0.00%