Colombia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of Colombia population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Colombia in 2019 is 50,339,443, a 1.37% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Colombia in 2018 was 49,661,048, a 1.54% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Colombia in 2017 was 48,909,839, a 1.53% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Colombia in 2016 was 48,175,052, a 1.38% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2019 Population
China 1,433,783,686
Brazil 211,049,527
Russia 145,872,256
Mexico 127,575,529
Turkey 83,429,615
Iran 82,913,906
Thailand 69,625,582
South Africa 58,558,270
Colombia 50,339,443
Algeria 43,053,054
Iraq 39,309,783
Peru 32,510,453
Malaysia 31,949,777
Venezuela 28,515,829
Romania 19,364,557
Kazakhstan 18,551,427
Guatemala 17,581,472
Ecuador 17,373,662
Cuba 11,333,483
Dominican Republic 10,738,958
Jordan 10,101,694
Azerbaijan 10,047,718
Belarus 9,452,411
Serbia 8,772,235
Paraguay 7,044,636
Bulgaria 7,000,119
Lebanon 6,855,713
Libya 6,777,452
Turkmenistan 5,942,089
Costa Rica 5,047,561
Armenia 2,957,731
Jamaica 2,948,279
Albania 2,880,917
Namibia 2,494,530
Botswana 2,303,697
Gabon 2,172,579
North Macedonia 2,083,459
Equatorial Guinea 1,355,986
Mauritius 1,269,668
Fiji 889,953
Guyana 782,766
Montenegro 627,987
Suriname 581,372
Maldives 530,953
Belize 390,353
Samoa 197,097
Grenada 112,003
Tonga 104,494
Dominica 71,808
Marshall Islands 58,791
American Samoa 55,312
Tuvalu 11,646
Nauru 10,756
Colombia - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 50,339,443 1.37%
2018 49,661,048 1.54%
2017 48,909,839 1.53%
2016 48,175,052 1.38%
2015 47,520,667 1.18%
2014 46,967,696 1.02%
2013 46,495,493 0.91%
2012 46,075,718 0.90%
2011 45,662,748 0.97%
2010 45,222,700 1.06%
2009 44,750,054 1.12%
2008 44,254,975 1.18%
2007 43,737,516 1.24%
2006 43,200,897 1.30%
2005 42,647,723 1.36%
2004 42,075,955 1.43%
2003 41,483,869 1.49%
2002 40,875,360 1.54%
2001 40,255,967 1.58%
2000 39,629,968 1.62%
1999 38,999,471 1.66%
1998 38,364,309 1.70%
1997 37,723,800 1.75%
1996 37,076,387 1.80%
1995 36,421,438 1.85%
1994 35,758,979 1.90%
1993 35,091,275 1.94%
1992 34,422,569 1.97%
1991 33,758,337 1.98%
1990 33,102,575 1.99%
1989 32,457,499 2.00%
1988 31,822,525 2.01%
1987 31,195,413 2.04%
1986 30,572,478 2.07%
1985 29,951,201 2.11%
1984 29,331,238 2.15%
1983 28,714,190 2.18%
1982 28,101,819 2.20%
1981 27,496,617 2.22%
1980 26,900,506 2.23%
1979 26,312,994 2.25%
1978 25,733,673 2.26%
1977 25,164,545 2.26%
1976 24,608,113 2.25%
1975 24,065,507 2.24%
1974 23,538,386 2.23%
1973 23,024,517 2.26%
1972 22,516,425 2.33%
1971 22,003,980 2.44%
1970 21,480,065 2.57%
1969 20,942,456 2.69%
1968 20,393,699 2.80%
1967 19,837,510 2.89%
1966 19,279,740 2.96%
1965 18,725,245 3.03%
1964 18,175,185 3.09%
1963 17,629,979 3.14%
1962 17,092,918 3.17%
1961 16,567,811 3.18%
1960 16,057,724 3.17%
1959 15,564,616 3.15%
1958 15,089,519 3.12%
1957 14,632,797 3.09%
1956 14,194,557 3.05%
1955 13,775,000 2.99%
1954 13,374,536 2.93%
1953 12,993,841 2.85%
1952 12,633,908 2.75%
1951 12,295,968 2.62%
1950 11,981,576 0.00%