Trujillo, Peru Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Trujillo, Peru metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Trujillo in 2021 is 878,000, a 1.5% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Trujillo in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Peru
City Name Population
Lima 10,883,000
Arequipa 935,000
Trujillo 878,000
Chiclayo 645,000
Piura 481,000
Cusco 480,000
Iquitos 477,000
Chimbote 393,000
Huancayo 391,000
Tacna 326,000
Trujillo - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 878,000 1.50%
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%