Trujillo, 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 Trujillo, Peru metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Trujillo in 2020 is 865,000, a 1.65% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Trujillo in 2019 was 851,000, a 1.55% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Trujillo in 2018 was 838,000, a 1.95% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Trujillo in 2017 was 822,000, a 1.86% 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
Trujillo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 865,000 1.65%
2019 851,000 1.55%
2018 838,000 1.95%
2017 822,000 1.86%
2016 807,000 2.02%
2015 791,000 1.93%
2014 776,000 1.84%
2013 762,000 2.01%
2012 747,000 1.91%
2011 733,000 1.95%
2010 719,000 1.99%
2009 705,000 1.88%
2008 692,000 1.91%
2007 679,000 2.11%
2006 665,000 2.15%
2005 651,000 2.04%
2004 638,000 2.08%
2003 625,000 2.12%
2002 612,000 2.00%
2001 600,000 2.04%
2000 588,000 2.08%
1999 576,000 2.13%
1998 564,000 1.99%
1997 553,000 2.22%
1996 541,000 2.08%
1995 530,000 1.92%
1994 520,000 2.16%
1993 509,000 3.04%
1992 494,000 3.13%
1991 479,000 3.01%
1990 465,000 3.10%
1989 451,000 3.20%
1988 437,000 3.07%
1987 424,000 2.91%
1986 412,000 3.00%
1985 400,000 3.09%
1984 388,000 3.19%
1983 376,000 3.01%
1982 365,000 3.11%
1981 354,000 4.42%
1980 339,000 4.31%
1979 325,000 4.50%
1978 311,000 4.36%
1977 298,000 4.20%
1976 286,000 4.38%
1975 274,000 4.18%
1974 263,000 4.37%
1973 252,000 4.56%
1972 241,000 7.59%
1971 224,000 8.21%
1970 207,000 7.81%
1969 192,000 8.47%
1968 177,000 7.93%
1967 164,000 7.89%
1966 152,000 8.57%
1965 140,000 7.69%
1964 130,000 8.33%
1963 120,000 8.11%
1962 111,000 7.77%
1961 103,000 5.10%
1960 98,000 5.38%
1959 93,000 4.49%
1958 89,000 4.71%
1957 85,000 4.94%
1956 81,000 5.19%
1955 77,000 5.48%
1954 73,000 4.29%
1953 70,000 6.06%
1952 66,000 4.76%
1951 63,000 5.00%
1950 60,000 0.00%