Population of Paraguay 2021

Population of Paraguay 2021

Paraguay, officially the Republic of Paraguay, is a country in South America. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Paraguay in 2020 is 7,132,530 (71 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Paraguay Population 2021

Paraguay has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.25%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  7,219,641 (7.2 million). The total Land Area of Paraguay is 397,302 sq.km (153,399 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Paraguay is 18 per Km2 (46 people per mi2).

Population of  Paraguay in 2021  – 72 Lakhs (Approx)
Paraguay2020 Population
Total Population 7,132,530 (71 Lakhs)
Global Rank106
Share of World Pop.0.09%
Land Area 397,302 sq.km (153,399 sq. mi)
Area Rank59
Pop. Density18 people/sq. km
Capital CityAsunción

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Paraguay Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.45
Infant mortality rate ** 17.5
Median Age 26.3 years
Life Expectancy 74.59 years
Urban Population 62%

*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 Paraguay

Religion in Paraguay

  • Roman Catholic – 88.3%)
  • Protestant  – 6.8%
  • Mormon/Jehovah’s Witness – 0.9%
  • None =2.6%
  • No answer -0.8%
  • Other – 0.5%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Paraguay by Population

#CityDepartmentPopulation
1AsunciónCapital District5,21,101
2Ciudad del EsteAlto Paraná3,06,679
3LuqueCentral2,86,053
4San LorenzoCentral2,60,171
5CapiatáCentral2,45,013
6LambaréCentral1,85,524
7Fernando de la MoraCentral1,83,390
8LimpioCentral1,55,465
9ÑembyCentral1,48,579
10EncarnaciónItapúa1,38,592
11CaaguazúCaaguazú1,27,328
12Coronel OviedoCaaguazú1,25,893
13Pedro Juan CaballeroAmambay1,23,784
14ItauguáCentral1,15,140
15Mariano Roque AlonsoCentral1,07,800
16Presidente FrancoAlto Paraná1,07,687
17Minga GuazúAlto Paraná93,969
18ConcepciónConcepción88,559
19ItáCentral83,610
20Villa ElisaCentral82,491