Guatemala Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of Guatemala population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Guatemala in 2021 is 18,249,860, a 1.87% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Guatemala in 2020 was 17,915,568, a 1.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Guatemala in 2019 was 17,581,472, a 1.93% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Guatemala in 2018 was 17,247,849, a 1.97% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Guatemala 18,249,860
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Guatemala - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 18,249,860 1.87%
2020 17,915,568 1.90%
2019 17,581,472 1.93%
2018 17,247,849 1.97%
2017 16,914,970 2.00%
2016 16,583,076 2.03%
2015 16,252,429 2.07%
2014 15,923,236 2.10%
2013 15,595,816 2.13%
2012 15,270,771 2.15%
2011 14,948,801 2.18%
2010 14,630,417 2.19%
2009 14,316,263 2.21%
2008 14,006,428 2.23%
2007 13,700,327 2.26%
2006 13,397,021 2.30%
2005 13,096,028 2.34%
2004 12,796,925 2.37%
2003 12,500,478 2.39%
2002 12,208,848 2.38%
2001 11,924,946 2.35%
2000 11,650,743 2.31%
1999 11,387,203 2.28%
1998 11,133,501 2.26%
1997 10,887,634 2.26%
1996 10,646,674 2.29%
1995 10,408,489 2.32%
1994 10,172,297 2.35%
1993 9,938,692 2.37%
1992 9,708,544 2.38%
1991 9,483,270 2.37%
1990 9,263,813 2.36%
1989 9,050,465 2.35%
1988 8,842,575 2.36%
1987 8,639,108 2.38%
1986 8,438,604 2.41%
1985 8,240,060 2.45%
1984 8,042,897 2.49%
1983 7,847,472 2.52%
1982 7,654,819 2.52%
1981 7,466,488 2.51%
1980 7,283,459 2.50%
1979 7,106,145 2.48%
1978 6,933,906 2.49%
1977 6,765,516 2.52%
1976 6,599,214 2.57%
1975 6,433,728 2.63%
1974 6,268,707 2.69%
1973 6,104,530 2.74%
1972 5,941,567 2.79%
1971 5,780,480 2.82%
1970 5,621,792 2.86%
1969 5,465,512 2.90%
1968 5,311,615 2.93%
1967 5,160,609 2.94%
1966 5,013,153 2.95%
1965 4,869,716 2.94%
1964 4,730,540 2.94%
1963 4,595,510 2.94%
1962 4,464,249 2.95%
1961 4,336,143 2.98%
1960 4,210,747 3.00%
1959 4,087,923 3.03%
1958 3,967,745 3.05%
1957 3,850,434 3.06%
1956 3,736,236 3.06%
1955 3,625,300 3.06%
1954 3,517,653 3.06%
1953 3,413,165 3.07%
1952 3,311,537 3.09%
1951 3,212,331 3.13%
1950 3,114,957 0.00%