Aruba Population: 106,609

Aruba is the island in the kingdom of the Netherlands on the south of the Caribbean Sea. It is one of the four countries in the kingdom of the Netherlands. The residents of the country are Dutch nationals. It is divided into eight regions. Aruba’s climate is dry and arid with cactus-filled landscapes. The climate of the country has helped in tourism because tourists who prefer warm climates can come to visit it.

Largest cities by population in Aruba 

Oranjestad, Tanki Leendert, San Nicolas are some of the largest cities in Aruba and also the highest in population.

CITY NAME POPULATION
Oranjestad 29,998
Tanki Leendert 21,500
San Nicolas 15,200

Aruba population history 

At the start of the year 2000, the population of Aruba was 90,853, but now the population has increased to 106,766. The median age of the place is 41.0. The urban population has also increased to 46,511. The global rank of Aruba is 197 this year.

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 106,766 0.43% 452 201 41 1.9 593 43.60% 46,511 0.00% 7,794,798,739 197
2019 106,314 0.44% 469 201 40.3 1.82 591 43.40% 46,182 0.00% 7,713,468,100 197
2018 105,845 0.45% 479 201 40.3 1.82 588 43.30% 45,872 0.00% 7,631,091,040 197
2017 105,366 0.47% 494 201 40.3 1.82 585 43.30% 45,572 0.00% 7,547,858,925 197
2016 104,872 0.51% 531 201 40.3 1.82 583 43.20% 45,275 0.00% 7,464,022,049 197
2015 104,341 0.52% 534 251 40.1 1.8 580 43.10% 44,979 0.00% 7,379,797,139 198
2010 101,669 0.33% 328 -88 38.4 1.76 565 43.10% 43,778 0.00% 6,956,823,603 199
2005 100,031 1.94% 1,836 1,253 36.2 1.82 556 44.90% 44,889 0.00% 6,541,907,027 198
2000 90,853 2.49% 2,106 1,385 34.4 1.95 505 46.70% 42,444 0.00% 6,143,493,823 198
1995 80,324 5.26% 3,635 2,844 32.5 2.17 446 48.80% 39,171 0.00% 5,744,212,979 198
1990 62,149 -0.28% -175 -1,039 31.2 2.3 345 50.30% 31,273 0.00% 5,327,231,061 203
1985 63,026 0.96% 586 -384 28 2.36 350 50.40% 31,762 0.00% 4,870,921,740 202
1980 60,096 -0.19% -112 -1,094 26 2.45 334 50.50% 30,331 0.00% 4,458,003,514 201
1975 60,657 0.53% 319 -707 23.9 2.65 337 50.50% 30,661 0.00% 4,079,480,606 198
1970 59,063 0.59% 341 -855 20.8 3.3 328 50.60% 29,900 0.00% 3,700,437,046 198
1965 57,360 1.14% 630 -865 19.1 4.4 319 50.70% 29,082 0.00% 3,339,583,597 196
1960 54,211 4.39% 2,097 557 18.1 5.15 301 50.80% 27,526 0.00% 3,034,949,748 193
1955 43,724 2.81% 1,131 -316 18.1 5.65 243 50.90% 22,235 0.00% 2,773,019,936 196

Aruba population forecast 

In the future, the population of Aruba is expected to increase to 108,716. The rise of the population will be slow. The median age will rise to 43.3. The urban population of the country is 58,214. Then the population of the country will rise to 199.

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 106,766 0.46% 485 201 41 1.9 593 43.60% 46,511 0.00% 7,794,798,739 197
2025 108,752 0.37% 397 161 41.2 1.9 604 44.40% 48,340 0.00% 8,184,437,460 198
2030 110,247 0.27% 299 129 40.7 1.9 612 45.80% 50,480 0.00% 8,548,487,400 198
2035 111,057 0.15% 162 104 41.3 1.9 617 47.50% 52,768 0.00% 8,887,524,213 198
2040 110,928 -0.02% -26 83 42 1.9 616 49.50% 54,952 0.00% 9,198,847,240 198
2045 109,993 -0.17% -187 67 42.7 1.9 611 51.60% 56,710 0.00% 9,481,803,274 198
2050 108,716 -0.23% -255 43.3 1.9 604 53.50% 58,214 0.00% 9,735,033,990 199

Aruba demographics 

The life expectancy of the population in Aruba is 76.79 years. The infant mortality of the country is 12.5. The sex ratio of the male population is 47.43% for the population share 50,642. The sex ratio of the female population is 52.57% for the population share 56,124.

Aruba religion and politics 

Catholicism is the largest religion in Aruba. There is also a small percent of the population who practice Protestantism. There are also other groups such as Jehovah’s Witnesses, evangelical sects, and Methodists. There are small communities of Jews, Muslims, Confucianists, and Adventists.

There are many political parties in Aruba. The place has a multi-party system. Some of the major parties are Aruban People’s Party, Proud and Respected People, People’s Electoral Movement, Democratic Network. There are two or three strong parties and another electorally successful one.

Aruba economy 

The economy of the country is termed as the open system. Tourism is offering the largest percentage of the income of the country. Along with that, there is also the growth of industries such as construction. It is flourishing in Aruba. Other primary industries add to the economy like oil refining and storage. Offshore banking is also part of it as well as the aloe cultivation, fishing, livestock, etc.

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%