Central America Population Growth Rate 1950-2019

Chart and table of Central America population from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Central America in 2019 is 177,586,526, a 1.21% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Central America in 2018 was 175,471,787, a 1.24% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Central America in 2017 was 173,326,771, a 1.27% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Central America in 2016 was 171,152,187, a 1.3% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Central America - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2019 177,586,526 1.21%
2018 175,471,787 1.24%
2017 173,326,771 1.27%
2016 171,152,187 1.30%
2015 168,949,191 1.34%
2014 166,721,888 1.37%
2013 164,473,282 1.40%
2012 162,202,692 1.43%
2011 159,908,358 1.47%
2010 157,591,319 1.51%
2009 155,248,747 1.54%
2008 152,888,002 1.56%
2007 150,532,540 1.56%
2006 148,213,041 1.55%
2005 145,950,548 1.53%
2004 143,754,557 1.51%
2003 141,616,538 1.50%
2002 139,516,826 1.52%
2001 137,426,168 1.55%
2000 135,322,350 1.59%
1999 133,200,686 1.63%
1998 131,065,087 1.67%
1997 128,912,722 1.71%
1996 126,742,360 1.76%
1995 124,553,738 1.81%
1994 122,343,212 1.86%
1993 120,111,018 1.90%
1992 117,865,993 1.94%
1991 115,620,581 1.97%
1990 113,383,693 2.00%
1989 111,159,566 2.03%
1988 108,945,635 2.07%
1987 106,736,046 2.12%
1986 104,521,747 2.18%
1985 102,296,688 2.24%
1984 100,059,294 2.30%
1983 97,813,444 2.35%
1982 95,565,104 2.40%
1981 93,322,660 2.45%
1980 91,092,382 2.49%
1979 88,878,306 2.54%
1978 86,679,746 2.59%
1977 84,492,595 2.65%
1976 82,310,227 2.72%
1975 80,129,069 2.80%
1974 77,949,027 2.87%
1973 75,775,811 2.93%
1972 73,618,746 2.98%
1971 71,490,339 3.01%
1970 69,400,453 3.04%
1969 67,353,056 3.07%
1968 65,348,985 3.09%
1967 63,391,162 3.11%
1966 61,481,893 3.12%
1965 59,622,915 3.12%
1964 57,817,052 3.12%
1963 56,065,647 3.12%
1962 54,367,000 3.13%
1961 52,717,985 3.13%
1960 51,116,534 3.14%
1959 49,562,575 3.13%
1958 48,057,457 3.12%
1957 46,603,664 3.10%
1956 45,203,628 3.07%
1955 43,859,267 3.02%
1954 42,571,698 2.98%
1953 41,340,987 2.92%
1952 40,166,173 2.87%
1951 39,045,323 2.82%
1950 37,975,514 0.00%