Puerto Rico Population and Religion percentage

Puerto Rico officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is a Caribbean island and unincorporated territory of the United States. The total Land Area of Puerto Rico is 8,870 Km2 (3,425 sq. miles) & the Population Density of Puerto Rico is 323 per Km2 (835 people per sq. mi). According to the US Census estimates 2022, the population of  Puerto Rico in 2022 was 3,221,789 (3.2 million)

Puerto Rico2022 Population
Total Population3,221,789
Global Rank141
Land Area 311,888 sq. km (120,421 sq. mi)
Area Rank
Pop. Density323 people/sq. km
Capital CitySan Juan
Fertility Rate* 1.22
Infant mortality rate ** 2.1
Median Age  44.5 Years
Life Expectancy 80.69 years
Urban Population 100%

*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 Puerto Rico

Religious affiliation in Puerto Rico 

  • Roman Catholicism – 56%
  • Protestantism – 33%
  • Other – 3%
  • Irreligious – 8%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Puerto Rico by Population

#CityPopulation
1San Juan395,326
2Bayamón208,116
3Carolina176,762
4Ponce166,327
5Caguas142,893
6Guaynabo97,924
7Arecibo96,440
8Toa Baja89,609
9Mayagüez89,080
10Trujillo Alto74,842
Population of Puerto Rico 2024 | Religion in Puerto Rico