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Population size, in millions, 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 20 countries was 32 million. The highest value was in Brazil: 215.31 million and the lowest value was in Puerto Rico: 3.22 million. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million; Source: United Nations Population Division
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Countries Population size, 2022 Global rank Available data
Brazil 215.31 1 1960 - 2022
Mexico 127.5 2 1960 - 2022
Colombia 51.87 3 1960 - 2022
Argentina 46.23 4 1960 - 2022
Peru 34.05 5 1960 - 2022
Venezuela 28.3 6 1960 - 2022
Chile 19.6 7 1960 - 2022
Ecuador 18 8 1960 - 2022
Guatemala 17.36 9 1960 - 2022
Bolivia 12.22 10 1960 - 2022
Haiti 11.58 11 1960 - 2022
Domin. Rep. 11.23 12 1960 - 2022
Honduras 10.43 13 1960 - 2022
Nicaragua 6.95 14 1960 - 2022
Paraguay 6.78 15 1960 - 2022
El Salvador 6.34 16 1960 - 2022
Costa Rica 5.18 17 1960 - 2022
Panama 4.41 18 1960 - 2022
Uruguay 3.42 19 1960 - 2022
Puerto Rico 3.22 20 1960 - 2022



Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

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