Cumana, Venezuela 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 Cumana, Venezuela metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Cumana in 2020 is 393,000, a 1.81% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Cumana in 2019 was 386,000, a 1.58% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Cumana in 2018 was 380,000, a 2.15% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Cumana in 2017 was 372,000, a 1.92% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Venezuela
City Name Population
Caracas 2,939,000
Maracaibo 2,258,000
Valencia 1,910,000
Barquisimeto 1,214,000
Maracay 1,203,000
Ciudad Guayana 918,000
Barcelona-Puerto La Cruz 794,000
Maturin 695,000
Cabimas 578,000
San Cristobal 471,000
Guarenas-Guatire 452,000
Ciudad Bolivar 402,000
Cumana 393,000
Barinas 380,000
Merida 344,000
Acarigua-Aruare 339,000
Cumana - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 393,000 1.81%
2019 386,000 1.58%
2018 380,000 2.15%
2017 372,000 1.92%
2016 365,000 1.96%
2015 358,000 3.17%
2014 347,000 3.27%
2013 336,000 3.38%
2012 325,000 2.85%
2011 316,000 1.61%
2010 311,000 1.63%
2009 306,000 1.32%
2008 302,000 1.68%
2007 297,000 1.71%
2006 292,000 1.39%
2005 288,000 1.77%
2004 283,000 1.43%
2003 279,000 1.45%
2002 275,000 1.85%
2001 270,000 2.27%
2000 264,000 2.33%
1999 258,000 2.38%
1998 252,000 2.02%
1997 247,000 2.49%
1996 241,000 2.12%
1995 236,000 2.16%
1994 231,000 2.21%
1993 226,000 2.26%
1992 221,000 2.31%
1991 216,000 2.37%
1990 211,000 1.93%
1989 207,000 1.47%
1988 204,000 2.00%
1987 200,000 2.04%
1986 196,000 1.55%
1985 193,000 2.12%
1984 189,000 1.61%
1983 186,000 2.20%
1982 182,000 2.25%
1981 178,000 4.09%
1980 171,000 4.27%
1979 164,000 4.46%
1978 157,000 3.97%
1977 151,000 4.14%
1976 145,000 4.32%
1975 139,000 4.51%
1974 133,000 3.91%
1973 128,000 4.07%
1972 123,000 4.24%
1971 118,000 5.36%
1970 112,000 5.66%
1969 106,000 4.95%
1968 101,000 5.21%
1967 96,000 4.35%
1966 92,000 5.75%
1965 87,000 4.82%
1964 83,000 5.06%
1963 79,000 5.33%
1962 75,000 5.63%
1961 71,000 4.41%
1960 68,000 4.62%
1959 65,000 3.17%
1958 63,000 5.00%
1957 60,000 3.45%
1956 58,000 3.57%
1955 56,000 3.70%
1954 54,000 5.88%
1953 51,000 4.08%
1952 49,000 4.26%
1951 47,000 2.17%
1950 46,000 0.00%