Ecuador Population 2023

Ecuador Population 2023

  • The current population of Ecuador is 18,270,867 as of Monday, November 7, 2022, based on the latest United Nations data. 
  • According to UN data, Ecuador’s estimated population in 2020 was 17,643,054 people at mid-year. Ecuador’s population is equivalent to 0.23% of the total world population, and it ranks number 67 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.
  • The population density in Ecuador is 71 per Km2 (184 people per mi2) and its total land area is 248,360 Km2 (95,892 sq. miles).
  • As of 2020, 63.0% of the population is urban, which is equivalent to 11,123,641 people.
  • The median age in Ecuador is 27.9 years.
  • The international calling code for Ecuador is +593
  • Country code: EC.

The population of Ecuador (2020 And It’s historical)

Year Population Annual %
Change
Annual
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop. %
Urban Population Nation’s Share of
World Pop.
World Population Ecuador
Global Rank
2020 17,643,054 1.55 % 269,392 36,400 27.9 2.44 71 63.0 % 11,123,641 0.23 % 7,794,798,739 67
2019 17,373,662 1.69 % 289,304 36,400 26.8 2.54 70 63.0 % 10,941,934 0.23 % 7,713,468,100 67
2018 17,084,358 1.78 % 298,997 36,400 26.8 2.54 69 63.0 % 10,762,370 0.22 % 7,631,091,040 67
2017 16,785,361 1.78 % 294,245 36,400 26.8 2.54 68 63.1 % 10,585,047 0.22 % 7,547,858,925 69
2016 16,491,116 1.72 % 279,096 36,400 26.8 2.54 66 63.1 % 10,410,121 0.22 % 7,464,022,049 68
2015 16,212,020 1.55 % 240,181 -7,600 26.5 2.56 65 63.1 % 10,235,174 0.22 % 7,379,797,139 68
2010 15,011,117 1.66 % 237,054 -9,000 25.0 2.69 60 62.4 % 9,362,550 0.22 % 6,956,823,603 66
2005 13,825,847 1.74 % 228,945 -24,000 23.7 2.94 56 61.3 % 8,476,093 0.21 % 6,541,907,027 63
2000 12,681,123 2.05 % 245,184 -14,000 22.6 3.27 51 60.0 % 7,614,955 0.21 % 6,143,493,823 63
1995 11,455,204 2.29 % 244,854 -3,800 21.6 3.55 46 57.7 % 6,608,741 0.20 % 5,744,212,979 63
1990 10,230,934 2.45 % 232,965 -3,400 20.5 3.97 41 55.0 % 5,629,140 0.19 % 5,327,231,061 67
1985 9,066,109 2.56 % 215,385 -2,800 19.5 4.45 37 51.1 % 4,632,910 0.19 % 4,870,921,740 71
1980 7,989,186 2.70 % 198,970 -1,440 18.7 5.05 32 46.9 % 3,745,835 0.18 % 4,458,003,514 72
1975 6,994,334 2.88 % 184,992 -1,100 18.0 5.80 28 42.3 % 2,960,081 0.17 % 4,079,480,606 73
1970 6,069,376 2.97 % 165,080 -1,100 17.7 6.40 24 39.3 % 2,385,138 0.16 % 3,700,437,046 73
1965 5,243,977 2.91 % 140,062 -1,800 17.8 6.65 21 36.7 % 1,923,650 0.16 % 3,339,583,597 78
1960 4,543,666 2.81 % 117,409 -1,600 18.4 6.75 18 33.9 % 1,539,922 0.15 % 3,034,949,748 77
1955 3,956,620 2.66 % 97,292 -400 19.3 6.75 16 31.0 % 1,227,169 0.14 % 2,773,019,936 78

Source: The estimation of Ecuador’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Ecuador Population Future Forecast

-2,684

Year Population Annual %
Change
Annual
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop. %
Urban Population Nation’s Share of
World Pop.
World Population Ecuador
Global Rank
2020 17,643,054 1.71 % 286,207 36,400 27.9 2.44 71 63.0 % 11,123,641 0.23 % 7,794,798,739 67
2025 18,740,538 1.21 % 219,497 -21,841 29.4 2.44 75 64.4 % 12,062,680 0.23 % 8,184,437,460 69
2030 19,818,797 1.13 % 215,652 -8,736 31.1 2.44 80 65.8 % 13,049,370 0.23 % 8,548,487,400 69
2035 20,831,901 1.00 % 202,621 -4,400 32.6 2.44 84 67.6 % 14,077,487 0.23 % 8,887,524,213 69
2040 21,762,357 0.88 % 186,091 -2,684 34.1 2.44 88 69.5 % 15,131,597 0.24 % 9,198,847,240 69
2045 22,593,794 0.75 % 166,287 -2,684 35.5 2.44 91 71.6 % 16,183,815 0.24 % 9,481,803,274 69
2050 23,316,457 0.63 % 144,533   37.0 2.44 94 73.7 % 17,174,029 0.24 % 9,735,033,990 71

Source: The estimation of Ecuador’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Ecuador Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

77.71 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

11.7

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

14.0

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Ecuador

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Guayaquil 1,952,029
2 Quito 1,399,814
3 Cuenca 276,964
4 Santo Domingo de los Colorados 200,421
5 Machala 198,123
6 Manta 183,166
7 Portoviejo 170,326
8 Eloy Alfaro 167,784
9 Esmeraldas 165,216
10 Ambato 154,369
11 Tutamandahostel 140,000
12 Milagro 133,508
13 Ibarra 132,977
14 Riobamba 124,478
15 Quevedo 119,436
16 Loja 117,796
17 Tulcan 86,498
18 Babahoyo 76,279
19 La Libertad 75,881
20 Latacunga 51,717
21 Velasco Ibarra 48,754
22 Puerto Francisco de Orellana 48,144
23 Ventanas 46,708
24 Pasaje 44,860
25 Chone 44,751
26 Salinas 43,862
27 Santa Elena 42,214
28 Rosa Zarate 42,121
29 Santa Rosa 41,816
30 Balzar 40,115
31 Huaquillas 39,757
32 Bahia de Caraquez 37,056
33 La Troncal 36,353
34 Jipijapa 35,901
35 Azogues 34,877
36 Naranjito 34,206
37 Vinces 32,497
38 Otavalo 32,330
39 El Triunfo 32,282
40 Naranjal 32,045
41 Playas 30,564
42 Yaguachi Nuevo 27,947
43 Cayambe 26,582
44 Machachi 25,742
45 Puyo 24,881
46 Nueva Loja 24,211
47 Samborondon 24,118
48 Macas 23,687
49 Pedro Carbo 23,372
50 Guaranda 22,199
51 Boca Suno 20,313
52 San Lorenzo de Esmeraldas 20,209
53 Catamayo 18,565
54 Montecristi 18,351
55 Atuntaqui 17,456
56 Calceta 17,286
57 Tena 17,172
58 Gualaceo 17,122
59 Pinas 16,981
60 Cariamanga 16,862
61 Pelileo 16,572
62 La Mana 16,450
63 Pujili 16,168
64 Montalvo 15,547
65 Sucre 15,286
66 Zamora 15,276
67 San Gabriel 15,112

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