Uruguay Population 2023

Uruguay Population 2023

As of Monday, November 7, 2022, based on the latest United Nations data, the population of Uruguay is 3,501,925.

According to UN data, Uruguay’s population was estimated to be 3,473,730 people at mid-year in 2020.

Uruguay’s population is equivalent to 0.04% of the total world population, and it ranks number 134 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.

The population density in Uruguay is 20 per km2 (51 people per mi2), and the total land area is 175,020 km2 (67,576 sq. miles).

In Uruguay, 96.1% of the population is urban, which translates to 3,337,671 people in 2020.

The median age in Uruguay is 35.8 years. When calling Uruguay from abroad, the country code is +598.

Population of Uruguay (2020 And It’s Historical)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Uruguay
Global Rank
2020 3,473,730 0.35 % 11,996 -3,000 35.8 1.98 20 96.1 % 3,337,671 0.04 % 7,794,798,739 134
2019 3,461,734 0.36 % 12,449 -3,000 35.2 2.00 20 96.0 % 3,322,873 0.04 % 7,713,468,100 134
2018 3,449,285 0.37 % 12,644 -3,000 35.2 2.00 20 95.9 % 3,307,662 0.05 % 7,631,091,040 134
2017 3,436,641 0.37 % 12,512 -3,000 35.2 2.00 20 95.8 % 3,292,209 0.05 % 7,547,858,925 133
2016 3,424,129 0.36 % 12,120 -3,000 35.2 2.00 20 95.7 % 3,276,757 0.05 % 7,464,022,049 133
2015 3,412,009 0.31 % 10,547 -6,000 35.0 2.01 19 95.6 % 3,261,533 0.05 % 7,379,797,139 134
2010 3,359,275 0.22 % 7,494 -10,000 33.9 2.03 19 94.8 % 3,185,920 0.05 % 6,956,823,603 133
2005 3,321,803 0.01 % 413 -20,800 32.7 2.18 19 93.4 % 3,103,429 0.05 % 6,541,907,027 132
2000 3,319,736 0.59 % 19,091 -5,200 31.6 2.30 19 92.1 % 3,056,474 0.05 % 6,143,493,823 128
1995 3,224,281 0.73 % 22,936 -4,000 31.1 2.49 18 90.6 % 2,919,803 0.06 % 5,744,212,979 127
1990 3,109,601 0.64 % 19,616 -6,000 30.7 2.53 18 89.0 % 2,767,059 0.06 % 5,327,231,061 127
1985 3,011,519 0.65 % 19,226 -6,000 30.4 2.57 17 87.2 % 2,626,205 0.06 % 4,870,921,740 124
1980 2,915,389 0.60 % 17,043 -12,000 30.2 2.89 17 85.4 % 2,489,893 0.07 % 4,458,003,514 122
1975 2,830,176 0.14 % 4,077 -27,200 30.0 3.00 16 83.4 % 2,360,010 0.07 % 4,079,480,606 119
1970 2,809,793 0.84 % 23,051 -6,800 29.7 2.80 16 82.4 % 2,314,373 0.08 % 3,700,437,046 113
1965 2,694,536 1.20 % 31,179 -1,200 29.3 2.90 15 81.3 % 2,191,405 0.08 % 3,339,583,597 108
1960 2,538,643 1.36 % 33,217 4,000 28.9 2.83 15 80.2 % 2,037,046 0.08 % 3,034,949,748 108
1955 2,372,559 1.17 % 26,810 2,000 28.4 2.73 14 79.1 % 1,876,873 0.09 % 2,773,019,936 108

Uruguay Population Forecast

-1,500

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Uruguay
Global Rank
2020 3,473,730 0.36 % 12,344 -3,000 35.8 1.98 20 96.1 % 3,337,671 0.04 % 7,794,798,739 134
2025 3,526,076 0.30 % 10,469 -2,780 36.8 1.98 20 96.6 % 3,404,529 0.04 % 8,184,437,460 134
2030 3,569,471 0.24 % 8,679 -2,470 37.9 1.98 20 97.0 % 3,461,253 0.04 % 8,548,487,400 135
2035 3,602,531 0.18 % 6,612 -2,160 39.2 1.98 21 97.3 % 3,506,041 0.04 % 8,887,524,213 135
2040 3,624,469 0.12 % 4,388 -1,940 40.5 1.98 21 97.6 % 3,538,170 0.04 % 9,198,847,240 136
2045 3,636,418 0.07 % 2,390 -1,720 41.6 1.98 21 97.8 % 3,558,235 0.04 % 9,481,803,274 135
2050 3,639,109 0.01 % 538   42.5 1.98 21 98.0 % 3,567,170 0.04 % 9,735,033,990 136

Uruguay Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

78.43 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

7.7

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

9.1

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Uruguay

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

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Montevideo 1,270,737
2 Salto 99,823
3 Paysandu 73,249
4 Las Piedras 69,682
5 Rivera 64,631
6 Maldonado 55,478
7 Tacuarembo 51,854
8 Melo 51,023
9 Mercedes 42,359
10 Artigas 41,909
11 Minas 38,025
12 San Jose de Mayo 36,529
13 Durazno 33,926
14 Florida 32,234
15 Barros Blancos 31,650
16 Treinta y Tres 25,653
17 Rocha 25,515
18 San Carlos 24,938
19 Pando 24,047
20 Fray Bentos 23,279
21 Colonia del Sacramento 21,714
22 Trinidad 21,429
23 La Paz 19,913
24 Canelones 19,698
25 Delta del Tigre 17,973
26 Carmelo 16,921
27 Santa Lucia 16,438
28 Progreso 15,973
29 Young 15,924
30 Dolores 15,880
31 Paso de Carrasco 15,393

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