Population of Nicaragua (2021)

Nicaragua population

5,938,497

Births this year: 0 Births today 0
Deaths this year 28,301 Deaths today 12

Nicaragua Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
Roman Catholic 58.5, Protestant (Evangelical, Moravian) 23.2, other 18.3 58523218.3% 3,491,962,219,060 people

Nicaragua Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
mestizo (mixed Amerindian and white) 69% 4,117,091 people
white 17% 1,014,356 people
black 9% 537,012 people
Amerindian 5% 298,340 people

Nicaragua population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 6,417,990 3,165,024 3,252,966 100 100 100 97.3
00-04 579,942 296,407 283,535 9 9.4 8.7 104.5
05-09 595,289 305,714 289,575 9.3 9.7 8.9 105.6
10-14 602,317 310,959 291,358 9.4 9.8 9 106.7
15-19 584,159 302,322 281,837 9.1 9.6 8.7 107.3
20-24 580,785 299,101 281,684 9 9.5 8.7 106.2
25-29 570,208 288,950 281,258 8.9 9.1 8.6 102.7
30-34 547,195 272,323 274,872 8.5 8.6 8.4 99.1
35-39 497,996 242,234 255,762 7.8 7.7 7.9 94.7
40-44 416,407 196,986 219,421 6.5 6.2 6.7 89.8
45-49 341,086 157,257 183,829 5.3 5 5.7 85.5
50-54 272,942 124,031 148,911 4.3 3.9 4.6 83.3
55-59 229,819 104,113 125,706 3.6 3.3 3.9 82.8
60-64 202,902 92,028 110,874 3.2 2.9 3.4 83
65-69 152,148 67,395 84,753 2.4 2.1 2.6 79.5
70-74 85,782 37,934 47,848 1.3 1.2 1.5 79.3
75-79 70,189 30,966 39,223 1.1 1 1.2 78.9
80-84 46,572 20,182 26,390 0.7 0.6 0.8 76.5
85-89 25,946 10,557 15,389 0.4 0.3 0.5 68.6
90-94 11,646 4,147 7,499 0.2 0.1 0.2 55.3
95-99 3,818 1,194 2,624 0.1 0 0.1 45.5
100+ 842 224 618 0 0 0 36.2

Nicaragua Age structure and Population pyramid

Nicaragua Age structure and Population pyramid

Nicaragua Sex ratio

Nicaragua Sex ratio

Nicaragua Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Nicaragua

Nicaragua Population (1950 - 2021)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2020 6,417,990 1.04 66,034 97.30 53.33
2019 6,351,956 1.06 66,784 97.28 52.78
2018 6,285,172 1.08 67,376 97.27 52.23
2017 6,217,796 1.10 67,761 97.25 51.67
2016 6,150,035 1.12 68,003 97.23 51.11
2015 6,082,032 1.13 68,119 97.21 50.54
2014 6,013,913 1.15 68,267 97.18 49.97
2013 5,945,646 1.17 68,612 97.15 49.41
2012 5,877,034 1.19 69,247 97.12 48.84
2011 5,807,787 1.22 70,065 97.10 48.26
2010 5,737,722 1.26 71,127 97.11 47.68
2005 5,379,327 7.01 352,535 97.48 44.70
2000 5,026,792 8.99 414,563 97.93 41.77
1995 4,612,229 11.28 467,665 98.14 38.33
1990 4,144,564 11.74 435,473 98.38 34.44
1985 3,709,091 14.13 459,181 99.39 30.82
1980 3,249,910 16.20 453,162 100.22 27.01
1975 2,796,748 16.62 398,653 100.48 23.24
1970 2,398,095 16.26 335,462 100.03 19.93
1965 2,062,633 16.22 287,937 99.95 17.14
1960 1,774,696 17.68 266,676 99.64 14.75
1955 1,508,020 16.45 213,027 99.16 12.53
1950 1,294,993 98.90 10.76
Chart population Nicaragua Population (1950 - 2021)