The total population in Nicaragua was estimated at 6.5 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Nicaragua had a population of 1.8 million people.

Population in Nicaragua is expected to be 6.56 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Nicaragua Population is projected to trend around 6.79 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Nicaragua Population

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.47 6.39 6.47 1.77 1960 - 2018 Million Yearly

Nicaragua Population
The population of Nicaragua represents 0.09 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 1188 people on the planet is a resident of Nicaragua.

Nicaragua Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.20 6.20 17.80 1.60 percent [+]
Wages 10.89 10.89 10.89 1.15 NIO Thousands/Month [+]
Population 6.47 6.39 6.47 1.77 Million [+]
Living Wage Family 7510.00 7510.00 7510.00 7510.00 NIO/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 4680.00 4680.00 4680.00 4680.00 NIO/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 13600.00 13000.00 13800.00 11900.00 NIO/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 5400.00 5450.00 5450.00 4110.00 NIO/Month [+]