Total population reached 7.34 mil in 2019 in Paraguay, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.23 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total population in Paraguay reached an all time high of 7.34 mil in 2019 and an all time low of 1.47 mil in 1950. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, total population in Argentina amounted to 42.6 mil, 11.5 mil in Bolivia, 205 mil in Brazil and 18.1 mil in Chile in 2019.
Paraguay has been ranked 108th within the group of 180 countries we follow in terms of total population, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all 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.