Peru 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 Peru population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Peru in 2020 is 32,971,854, a 1.42% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Peru in 2019 was 32,510,453, a 1.63% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Peru in 2018 was 31,989,260, a 1.73% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Peru in 2017 was 31,444,298, a 1.68% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Peru 32,971,854
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Peru - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 32,971,854 1.42%
2019 32,510,453 1.63%
2018 31,989,260 1.73%
2017 31,444,298 1.68%
2016 30,926,032 1.49%
2015 30,470,734 1.26%
2014 30,090,359 1.06%
2013 29,773,987 0.91%
2012 29,506,788 0.83%
2011 29,264,318 0.82%
2010 29,027,674 0.82%
2009 28,792,655 0.81%
2008 28,562,317 0.81%
2007 28,333,052 0.82%
2006 28,102,056 0.85%
2005 27,866,145 0.88%
2004 27,624,213 0.92%
2003 27,372,226 1.00%
2002 27,100,968 1.13%
2001 26,799,285 1.28%
2000 26,459,944 1.46%
1999 26,078,293 1.64%
1998 25,658,062 1.77%
1997 25,210,954 1.85%
1996 24,753,824 1.87%
1995 24,299,160 1.88%
1994 23,851,408 1.89%
1993 23,408,131 1.92%
1992 22,966,818 1.97%
1991 22,522,378 2.04%
1990 22,071,433 2.12%
1989 21,614,193 2.18%
1988 21,153,459 2.23%
1987 20,691,283 2.28%
1986 20,230,384 2.31%
1985 19,772,872 2.35%
1984 19,319,746 2.38%
1983 18,870,993 2.41%
1982 18,426,415 2.45%
1981 17,985,393 2.49%
1980 17,547,610 2.54%
1979 17,113,388 2.58%
1978 16,683,456 2.61%
1977 16,258,321 2.65%
1976 15,838,572 2.68%
1975 15,424,744 2.71%
1974 15,017,055 2.75%
1973 14,615,845 2.77%
1972 14,221,961 2.79%
1971 13,836,367 2.80%
1970 13,459,794 2.80%
1969 13,092,852 2.81%
1968 12,735,486 2.81%
1967 12,386,879 2.83%
1966 12,045,787 2.86%
1965 11,711,392 2.88%
1964 11,383,373 2.90%
1963 11,062,300 2.91%
1962 10,749,466 2.90%
1961 10,446,620 2.87%
1960 10,155,015 2.84%
1959 9,875,015 2.80%
1958 9,606,238 2.76%
1957 9,347,840 2.74%
1956 9,098,829 2.71%
1955 8,858,389 2.69%
1954 8,625,978 2.67%
1953 8,401,374 2.65%
1952 8,184,718 2.61%
1951 7,976,478 2.56%
1950 7,777,446 0.00%