Population of El Salvador 2021

Population of El Salvador 2021

El Salvador, officially the Republic of El Salvador, is a country in Central America. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  El Salvador in 2020 is 6,486,201 (65 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

El Salvador Population 2021

El Salvador has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 0.51%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  6,518,500 (6.5 million). The total Land Area of El Salvador is 20,721 sq. km (8,000 sq. mi) & the Population Density of El Salvador is 313 per Km2 (811 people per mi2).

Population of El Salvador in 2021  – 65 Lakhs (Approx)
 El Salvador2020 Population
Total Population 6,486,201 (65 Lakhs)
Global Rank112
Share of World Pop.0.08%
Land Area 20,721 sq.km (8,000 sq. mi)
Area Rank28
Pop. Density313 people/sq. km
Capital CitySan Salvador

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

El Salvador Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.05
Infant mortality rate ** 12
Median Age  27.6 Years
Life Expectancy 74.06 years
Urban Population 74%

*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 El Salvador

Religion in El Salvador

  • 84.1% Christianity
    —44.9% Roman Catholic
    —37.1% Protestant
    —2.1% Other Christian
  • 15.2% No religion
  • 0.7% Other religions

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in El Salvador by Population

#CityPopulation
1San Salvador5,40,989
2Santa Ana2,45,421
3Soyapango2,41,403
4San Miguel2,18,410
5Santa Tecla1,64,171
6Mejicanos1,40,751
7Apopa1,31,286
8Delgado1,20,200
9Ahuachapán1,10,511
10Ilopango1,03,862
11Colón96,989
12Tonacatepeque90,896
13Opico74,280
14Chalchuapa74,038
15Usulután73,064
16San Martín72,758
17Sonsonate71,541
18Izalco70,959
19Cuscatancingo66,400
20Metapán65,826