Population of Nicaragua 2021

Population of Nicaragua 2021

Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua, is the largest country in Central America. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Nicaragua in 2020 is 6,624,554 (66 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Nicaragua Population 2021

Nicaragua has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of -0.11%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  6,702,379 (6.7 million). The total Land Area of Nicaragua is 119,990 sq.km (46,330 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Nicaragua is 55 per Km2 (143 people per mi2).

Population of Nicaragua  in 2021  – 67 Lakhs (Approx)
 Nicaragua 2020 Population
Total Population6,624,554 (66 Lakhs)
Global Rank110
Share of World Pop.0.08% 
Land Area 119,990 sq.km (46,330 sq. mi)
Area Rank96
Pop. Density55 people/sq. km
Capital CityManagua

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Nicaragua Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.42
Infant mortality rate ** 14
Median Age 26.5 years.
Life Expectancy 75.23 years
Urban Population 58%

*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 Nicaragua

Religion in Nicaragua

  • Christianity – 68.1 %
    – Roman Catholic – 55.0%
    – Protestant – 27.2%
    – Jehovah Witness – 0.9%
  • Unaffiliated – 14.7%
  • Other  – 2.2%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Nicaragua by Population

#CityPopulation
1Managua10,42,641
2León2,06,264
3Masaya1,76,344
4Matagalpa1,58,095

5

Tipitapa1,40,569

6

Chinandega1,35,154
7Jinotega1,33,705
8Granada1,27,892
9Estelí1,26,290
10Puerto Cabezas1,13,534