Ecuador - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Ecuador was 16,144,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16,144,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 4,545,548 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 4,545,548
1961 4,676,858
1962 4,812,892
1963 4,953,735
1964 5,099,470
1965 5,250,120
1966 5,405,692
1967 5,566,057
1968 5,730,908
1969 5,899,842
1970 6,072,520
1971 6,248,831
1972 6,428,707
1973 6,611,916
1974 6,798,205
1975 6,987,393
1976 7,179,399
1977 7,374,235
1978 7,571,953
1979 7,772,652
1980 7,976,449
1981 8,183,194
1982 8,392,935
1983 8,606,214
1984 8,823,746
1985 9,045,977
1986 9,272,905
1987 9,504,132
1988 9,739,179
1989 9,977,380
1990 10,218,090
1991 10,460,990
1992 10,705,670
1993 10,951,200
1994 11,196,480
1995 11,440,580
1996 11,683,480
1997 11,924,990
1998 12,163,890
1999 12,398,690
2000 12,628,600
2001 12,852,750
2002 13,072,060
2003 13,289,600
2004 13,509,650
2005 13,735,230
2006 13,967,490
2007 14,205,480
2008 14,447,600
2009 14,691,310
2010 14,934,690
2011 15,177,280
2012 15,419,490
2013 15,661,310
2014 15,902,920
2015 16,144,000

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Ecuador was 50.01 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 50.01 in 2015, while its lowest value was 49.72 in 1981.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on male/female distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.01
1961 49.98
1962 49.96
1963 49.94
1964 49.91
1965 49.89
1966 49.87
1967 49.85
1968 49.84
1969 49.82
1970 49.80
1971 49.79
1972 49.78
1973 49.77
1974 49.75
1975 49.75
1976 49.74
1977 49.73
1978 49.73
1979 49.72
1980 49.72
1981 49.72
1982 49.72
1983 49.73
1984 49.73
1985 49.73
1986 49.74
1987 49.74
1988 49.74
1989 49.75
1990 49.75
1991 49.76
1992 49.77
1993 49.78
1994 49.79
1995 49.80
1996 49.81
1997 49.82
1998 49.84
1999 49.85
2000 49.87
2001 49.88
2002 49.89
2003 49.90
2004 49.91
2005 49.92
2006 49.93
2007 49.94
2008 49.95
2009 49.96
2010 49.97
2011 49.98
2012 49.98
2013 49.99
2014 50.00
2015 50.01

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population