Female population reached 1.76 mil in 2019 in Uruguay, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.025 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, female population in Uruguay reached an all time high of 1.79 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.11 mil in 1950. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, female population in Argentina amounted to 21.8 mil, 105 mil in Brazil, 9.17 mil in Chile and 3.65 mil in Paraguay in 2019.
Uruguay has been ranked 134th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of female population, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female 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.