Peru Population

1950 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | National Institute of Statistics and Information Science

Key information about Peru population

  • The Peru population reached 32.8 million people in Jun 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 32.5 million people in Jun 2019
  • The data reached an all-time high of 32.8 million people in Jun 2020 and a record low of 7.6 million people in Jun 1950

The National Institute of Statistics and Information Science provides Mid-Year Population. Population is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.


Further information about Peru population data

  • In the latest reports, Peru Unemployment Rate dropped to 8.3 % in Apr 2022
  • Monthly earnings of the Peru population was 436.6 USD in Apr 2022
  • Peru Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 64.7 % in Dec 2020

View Peru's Population from 1950 to 2020 in the chart:

Peru Population

What was Peru's Population in 2020?

The Peru population reached 32.8 million people in Jun 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 32.5 million people in Jun 2019 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
32.8 2020 32.5 2019 7.6 1950 32.8 2020 Person mn yearly 1950 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.8 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Australia (Person mn) 25.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Austria (Person mn) 9.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Bangladesh (Person mn) 169.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Belarus (Person mn) 9.3 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Belgium (Person mn) 11.6 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 213.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 6.8 2021 yearly 1900 - 2021
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Chile (Person mn) 19.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
China (Person mn) 1,412.6 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Colombia (Person mn) 51.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Croatia (Person mn) 4.0 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 102.1 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
European Union (Person mn) 447.2 2020 yearly 1959 - 2020
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2021 yearly 1749 - 2021
France (Person mn) 67.8 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Germany (Person mn) 83.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.4 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2021 yearly 1732 - 2021
India (Person mn) 1,368.6 2022 yearly 1951 - 2022
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 84.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.5 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.4 2021 yearly 1899 - 2021
Jordan (Person mn) 11.1 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.9 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.7 2021 yearly 1956 - 2021
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Laos (Person mn) 7.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.6 2020 yearly 1947 - 2020
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Mexico (Person mn) 128.4 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Moldova (Person mn) 2.6 2020 yearly 2013 - 2020
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.4 2021 yearly 1935 - 2021
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2021 yearly 1921 - 2021
Morocco (Person mn) 35.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 30.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.5 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 224.8 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.9 2026 yearly 1950 - 2026
Panama (Person mn) 4.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.4 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.1 2021 yearly 1946 - 2021
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.2 2020 yearly 1930 - 2020
Russia (Person mn) 145.6 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 35.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Singapore (Person mn) 5.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1945 - 2020
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2021 yearly 1920 - 2021
South Africa (Person mn) 60.1 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 22.2 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 2,035.498 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,636.692 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 19.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 80,765.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PEN bn) 260.765 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PEN bn) 407.413 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (PEN bn) 256.480 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Public Debt: Domestic (PEN mn) 141,291.837 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Public Debt: Domestic: Short Term (ST) (PEN mn) 9,796.318 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Public Debt (PEN mn) 298,671.196 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Public Debt: External (PEN mn) 157,379.359 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Public Debt: Domestic: Long Term (LT) (PEN mn) 135,676.048 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.489 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 190.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Apr 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,214.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 11.9 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Apr 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,397.374 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 50,094.087 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,279.898 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,024.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 26.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Apr 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 512,152.469 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 361,265.787 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 603.000 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,013.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 2,969.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,186.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2022
Imports: 2007p (USD th) 3,175,235.60 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: 2007p (USD th) 3,837,345.34 Apr 2018 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2018
Exports: Petroleum: Crude and Derivatives (USD mn) 171.023 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Exports: Mining: Gold (USD mn) 797.627 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Exports: America: NAFTA: USA (USD mn) 603.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Asia: Japan (USD mn) 514.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: Asia: China (USD mn) 2,969.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Exports: MINCETUR: South Korea (USD mn) 271.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: India (USD mn) 89.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Mexico (USD mn) 165.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: MINCETUR: NAFTA: Canada (USD mn) 51.00 May 2018 monthly Sep 2003 - May 2018
Imports: Food: Main Nourishment (USD mn) 304.695 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Imports: Asia: China (USD mn) 1,186.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Imports: America: NAFTA: USA (USD mn) 1,013.000 Mar 2022 monthly Sep 2003 - Mar 2022
Trade Index: Terms of Trade (2007=100) 109.326 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 39.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,546.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 5,605.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 10.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -361.004 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -33.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 5,392.667 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 102,482.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 45.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 9,033.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 4.2 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.186 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -91,466.407 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) 3,140.613 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) -1,126.847 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -127.027 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) -2,150.813 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 989.801 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Private Sector: Liabilities: Direct Investment (USD mn) 613.137 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2018
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 252,765.697 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Assets (USD mn) 161,299.290 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Public External Debt: USD: Net (USD mn) -111.373 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
External Liabilities: Medium & Long Term (USD mn) 93,448.610 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Chile (USD mn) 3,579.538 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (USD mn) 5,423.081 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: USA (USD mn) 3,232.366 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (USD mn) 1,105.598 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Spain (USD mn) 5,222.137 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (USD mn) 29,231.778 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Industry (USD mn) 3,435.916 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Finance (USD mn) 5,928.998 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Mining (USD mn) 6,889.460 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Energy (USD mn) 3,501.445 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Communications (USD mn) 5,522.117 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.2 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 2004 - Apr 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 16.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 71,048.418 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 113,904.827 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Apr 2022
M2 Growth (%) -0.9 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Apr 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 6.0 May 2022 monthly Apr 1997 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 72,113.0 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 31.464 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Apr 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,045.000 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 87,338.705 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) -2.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 46,836.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 2.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 38,132.8 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 92,243.023 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 7.37 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 39.49 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertible Foreign Currencies (FCR) (USD mn) 70,547.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 77,068.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Depository Corporations: Broad Money (PEN mn) 288,389.11 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Banking System: Net Domestic Credit (PEN mn) 116,956.557 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -17.6 May 2022 monthly Apr 2003 - May 2022
BCRP Forecast: Consumer Price Index: YoY (%) 2.500 2020 yearly 2016 - 2020
Macroeconomic Outlook Survey: Business Confidence Index (Point) 36.063 May 2022 monthly Apr 2002 - May 2022

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