Population in Guatemala 2021

Population in Guatemala 2021

Guatemala, officially the Republic of Guatemala, is a country in Central America. Its the most populous country in Central America and has the 11th largest national population in the Americas. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Guatemala in 2020 is 17,915,567 (1.79 Crores)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Guatemala Population 2021

Guatemala has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.90 %. Its estimated population in 2021 is  18,249,868 (18 million). The total Land Area of Guatemala is 107,159 sq. km (41,374 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Guatemala is 167 per Km2 (433 people per mi2).

Population of  Guatemala in 2021  – 1.82 Crores (Approx)
 Guatemala 2020 Population
Total Population 17,915,567 (1.79 Crores)
Global Rank66
Share of World Pop.0.23%
Land Area 107,159 sq.km (41,374 sq. mi)
Area Rank105
Pop. Density167 people/sq. km
Capital CityGuatemala City

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Guatemala Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.90
Infant mortality rate ** 17.4
Median Age  22.9 Years
Life Expectancy 75.05 years
Urban Population 52%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Guatemala

Religion in Guatemala 

  • Roman Catholic  45%
  • Protestant – 42%
  • Unaffiliated – 11%
  • Other – 2%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Guatemala by Population

#CityPopulation
1Guatemala City9,23,392
2Mixco4,63,019
3Villa Nueva4,26,316
4Cobán2,12,047
5Quetzaltenango1,80,706
6Jalapa1,59,840
7Escuintla1,56,313
8San Juan Sacatepéquez1,55,965
9Jutiapa1,45,880
10Petapa1,29,124