Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago 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 Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Port of Spain in 2020 is 544,000, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Port of Spain in 2019 was 544,000, a 0% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Port of Spain in 2018 was 544,000, a 0.18% decline from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Port of Spain in 2017 was 545,000, a 0% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Trinidad and Tobago
City Name Population
Port of Spain 544,000
Port of Spain - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 544,000 0.00%
2019 544,000 0.00%
2018 544,000 -0.18%
2017 545,000 0.00%
2016 545,000 0.00%
2015 545,000 0.00%
2014 545,000 0.00%
2013 545,000 -0.18%
2012 546,000 0.00%
2011 546,000 0.00%
2010 546,000 0.00%
2009 546,000 -0.18%
2008 547,000 0.00%
2007 547,000 0.00%
2006 547,000 0.00%
2005 547,000 0.00%
2004 547,000 -0.18%
2003 548,000 0.00%
2002 548,000 0.00%
2001 548,000 0.00%
2000 548,000 0.92%
1999 543,000 0.93%
1998 538,000 1.13%
1997 532,000 1.14%
1996 526,000 0.96%
1995 521,000 1.17%
1994 515,000 0.98%
1993 510,000 0.99%
1992 505,000 1.20%
1991 499,000 1.01%
1990 494,000 1.02%
1989 489,000 1.03%
1988 484,000 1.04%
1987 479,000 1.05%
1986 474,000 1.07%
1985 469,000 1.08%
1984 464,000 1.09%
1983 459,000 1.10%
1982 454,000 0.89%
1981 450,000 1.12%
1980 445,000 4.22%
1979 427,000 4.66%
1978 408,000 4.62%
1977 390,000 4.56%
1976 373,000 4.78%
1975 356,000 4.71%
1974 340,000 4.62%
1973 325,000 4.50%
1972 311,000 4.71%
1971 297,000 4.58%
1970 284,000 4.80%
1969 271,000 4.63%
1968 259,000 4.86%
1967 247,000 4.66%
1966 236,000 4.42%
1965 226,000 4.63%
1964 216,000 4.85%
1963 206,000 4.57%
1962 197,000 4.79%
1961 188,000 4.44%
1960 180,000 4.65%
1959 172,000 4.88%
1958 164,000 4.46%
1957 157,000 4.67%
1956 150,000 4.90%
1955 143,000 4.38%
1954 137,000 4.58%
1953 131,000 4.80%
1952 125,000 5.04%
1951 119,000 4.39%
1950 114,000 0.00%