Argentina Population: 45,040,163

Argentina is located in the south half of South America. It is one of the largest Spanish speaking nations. The country is also a vital regional power. It retains the historical status as a power in international affairs. It is part of the United Nations, World trade organization, World trade organization, etc. It stands in the rank second in the human development index.

Largest cities in Argentina by Population

Buenos Aires and Córdoba are the two largest cities of Argentina with highest population. Some other cities which are highly populated are Rosario, Mendoza and La Plata.

CITY NAME POPULATION CITY NAME POPULATION CITY NAME POPULATION
Buenos Aires 13,076,300 Berazategui 167,498 Presidencia Roque Saenz Pena 81,879
Cordoba 1,428,214 La Rioja 162,620 Lujan 81,749
Rosario 1,173,533 Rio Cuarto 153,757 Campana 81,612
Mendoza 876,884 Balvanera 152,198 Necochea 80,478
San Miguel de Tucuman 781,023 Concordia 145,210 Gualeguaychu 78,676
La Plata 694,167 Comodoro Rivadavia 140,850 Barracas 77,474
Mar del Plata 553,935 Belgrano 138,942 Cipolletti 75,078
Salta 512,686 San Nicolas de los Arroyos 127,742 Gobernador Galvez 74,650
Santa Fe 489,505 Villa Lugano 114,000 San Ramon de la Nueva Oran 74,059
San Juan 447,048 Santa Rosa 111,424 Chimbas 73,829
Resistencia 387,158 San Rafael 109,163 General Roca 73,212
Santiago del Estero 354,692 Tandil 104,325 Venado Tuerto 72,340
Corrientes 339,067 Villa Mercedes 96,781 Goya 70,245
Posadas 323,739 San Carlos de Bariloche 95,394 Villa Carlos Paz 69,451
Moron 319,934 Trelew 93,442 Concepcion del Uruguay 67,895
San Salvador de Jujuy 305,891 Villa Maria 92,453 Puerto Madryn 64,555
Bahia Blanca 276,546 Reconquista 90,184 Tartagal 60,819
Parana 262,295 Zarate 88,781 Santo Tome 59,072
Neuquen 242,092 Rafaela 88,713 San Francisco 59,062
Quilmes 230,000 Pergamino 87,652 San Pedro de Jujuy 58,430
Pilar 226,517 Olavarria 86,320 Ushuaia 58,028
Formosa 221,383 Rio Gallegos 85,700 Punta Alta 57,209
San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca 188,812 Junin 85,007
San Luis 183,982 San Martin 82,549

Argentina Population history

In the year 2000, the population of Argentina was 36,870,787. In the year 2020, it has increased to 45,195,774. The median age was 27.6 in the year 2020, but now it is 31.5. The urban population of Argentina has increased to 41,919,857. This has placed the country in the global population rank 32.

Year Population Yearly % Change Yearly Change Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban Pop % Urban Population Country’s Share of World Pop World Population Global Rank
2020 45,195,774 0.93% 415,097 4,800 31.5 2.27 17 92.80% 41,919,857 0.58% 7,794,798,739 32
2019 44,780,677 0.95% 419,527 4,800 30.7 2.32 16 92.70% 41,489,566 0.58% 7,713,468,100 31
2018 44,361,150 0.97% 424,010 4,800 30.7 2.32 16 92.50% 41,055,867 0.58% 7,631,091,040 31
2017 43,937,140 0.99% 428,680 4,800 30.7 2.32 16 92.40% 40,618,237 0.58% 7,547,858,925 32
2016 43,508,460 1.01% 433,044 4,800 30.7 2.32 16 92.30% 40,175,981 0.58% 7,464,022,049 32
2015 43,075,416 1.04% 435,933 6,000 30.5 2.33 16 92.20% 39,728,358 0.58% 7,379,797,139 32
2010 40,895,752 1.01% 400,564 -24,000 29.6 2.37 15 91.60% 37,451,589 0.59% 6,956,823,603 32
2005 38,892,931 1.07% 404,429 -25,000 28.5 2.48 14 90.60% 35,243,134 0.59% 6,541,907,027 30
2000 36,870,787 1.15% 408,523 -25,600 27.6 2.63 13 89.60% 33,033,759 0.60% 6,143,493,823 31
1995 34,828,170 1.32% 441,904 -21,000 27.1 2.91 13 88.60% 30,852,828 0.61% 5,744,212,979 31
1990 32,618,651 1.54% 480,474 32,000 27 3.05 12 87.30% 28,469,564 0.61% 5,327,231,061 31
1985 30,216,279 1.61% 463,950 28,000 27.1 3.15 11 85.50% 25,841,892 0.62% 4,870,921,740 29
1980 27,896,528 1.52% 406,150 -46,000 27.2 3.4 10 83.50% 23,296,076 0.63% 4,458,003,514 29
1975 25,865,776 1.61% 397,043 28,400 27.2 3.15 9 81.60% 21,106,293 0.63% 4,079,480,606 28
1970 23,880,561 1.51% 344,182 26,000 27.1 3.05 9 79.20% 18,909,965 0.65% 3,700,437,046 28
1965 22,159,650 1.59% 335,574 24,400 26.9 3.09 8 76.80% 17,017,687 0.66% 3,339,583,597 28
1960 20,481,779 1.74% 338,472 28,167 26.6 3.13 7 74.10% 15,177,946 0.67% 3,034,949,748 28
1955 18,789,418 1.98% 350,301 56,018 26 3.15 7 70.20% 13,181,070 0.68% 2,773,019,936 28

Argentina population forecast

In the future, the population of Argentina is going to increase at the same pace according to the estimation performed by the experts. The median age will also increase to 38.2 by the year 2050. The urban population will rise to 52,564,488. The population rank of the country will be 37 in the future. These will happen gradually without much noticeability.

Year Population Yearly % Change Yearly Change Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban Pop % Urban Population Country’s Share of World Pop World Population Global Rank
2020 45,195,774 0.97% 424,072 4,800 31.5 2.27 17 92.80% 41,919,857 0.58% 7,794,798,739 32
2025 47,192,100 0.87% 399,265 3,800 32.7 2.27 17 93.30% 44,010,474 0.58% 8,184,437,460 32
2030 49,056,162 0.78% 372,812 3,080 33.8 2.27 18 93.80% 45,993,580 0.57% 8,548,487,400 34
2035 50,758,200 0.68% 340,408 2,400 34.9 2.27 19 94.30% 47,852,574 0.57% 8,887,524,213 36
2040 52,296,794 0.60% 307,719 1,600 36 2.27 19 94.80% 49,575,892 0.57% 9,198,847,240 35
2045 53,665,212 0.52% 273,684 1,200 37.1 2.27 20 95.30% 51,150,822 0.57% 9,481,803,274 37
2050 54,867,256 0.44% 240,409 38.2 2.27 20 95.80% 52,564,488 0.56% 9,735,033,990 37

Argentina demographics

The life expectancy of the population in Argentina is 77.17 years. The infant mortality rate is 9.0. The sex ratio of the male population is 48.79% for the population share 22,049,146. The sex ratio for the female population is 51.21% for the population share 23,146,631.

Argentina religion and politics

The major religion in Argentina is Christianity. The large denomination found here is Roman Catholicism. This is because of the Spanish influence. Only 35% of the people in Argentina believe that religion is important for their life. Some of the other divisions are Protestantism, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, and other religions. The others belong to certain groups and are considered Atheists, agnostics, or have no religion.

The framework in politics followed in Argentina is a Federal representative democratic republic. He president of Argentina is the head of the state as well the government. The elections take place in the form of a multi-party system.

Argentina economy

The upper-middle-income economy can classify the economy of Argentina. It is the largest economy in South America, taking second place. There are many beneficial natural resources in Argentina, the population which is literate and enhanced agricultural sector that supports economic growth. It is one of the ten highest per capita levels in the GDP. It is considered as one of the emerging markets.

Largest Countries in the World by Population

S.No Country Population (2020) World Population Share (%)
1 China 1,439,323,776 18.47%
2 India 1,380,004,385 17.70%
3 United States 331,002,651 4.25%
4 Indonesia 273,523,615 3.51%
5 Pakistan 220,892,340 2.83%
6 Brazil 212,559,417 2.73%
7 Nigeria 206,139,589 2.64%
8 Bangladesh 164,689,383 2.11%
9 Russia 145,934,462 1.87%
10 Mexico 128,932,753 1.65%