Population of Colombia 2022 | Religion in Colombia

Population of Colombia 2022

Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a country in South America. It’s the second-largest populated country in South America. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Colombia  in 2021 is 51,300,884 (51.3 million or 5.13 Crore)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Colombia Population 2022

Colombia has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.08%. Its estimated population in 2022 is  51,512,766 (51.5 million)* equivalent to 0.65% of the total world population. The total Land Area of Colombia is 1,038,700 sq.km (401,000 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Colombia is 46 per Km2 (127 people per mi2).

Population of  Colombia in 2022 – 51.5 million or 5.15 crore (Approx)
Colombia  2022 Population
Total Population51,512,766 (51.5 million)
Global Rank28th 
Share of World Pop.0.65%
Land Area 1,038,700 sq.km (401,000 sq. mi)
Area Rank25th
Pop. Density46 per Km2 
Capital CityBogota
Colombia Demographics
Fertility Rate*1.82
Infant mortality rate**11
Median Age 31.3 years
Life Expectancy77.87 years
Urban Population80.4%

Source: United Nation World  Populations Prospects 

*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 Colombia

Religion in Colombia (2021 estimate)

  • Catholic Christianity – 57.2%
  • Protestant Christianity – 13.7%
  • Atheist or agnostic – 6.4%
  • Irreligious Theist – 13.5%
  • Jehovah’s Witnesses and Adventism – 1.8%
  • Other – 1.0%
  • Unknown – 2.2%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Colombia by Population

#CityProvincePopulation
1BogotáBogotá73,87,400
2MedellínAntioquia23,82,399
3CaliValle del Cauca21,72,527
4BarranquillaAtlántico12,05,284
5CartagenaBolívar8,76,885
6CúcutaNorte de Santander6,85,445
7SoachaCundinamarca6,55,025
8SoledadAtlántico6,02,644
9BucaramangaSantander5,70,752
10BelloAntioquia4,95,483
11IbaguéTolima4,92,554
12VillavicencioMeta4,92,052
13Santa MartaMagdalena4,55,299
14ValleduparCesar4,31,794
15ManizalesCaldas4,05,234
16MonteríaCórdoba3,88,499
17PereiraRisaralda3,85,838
18NeivaHuila3,35,994
19PastoNariño3,08,095
20ArmeniaQuindío2,87,245