Buenos Aires · Population

Question: What is the population of Buenos Aires? Answer: Buenos Aires, Argentina (Administrative unit: Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires) - last known population is ≈ 14 576 300 (year 2015). This was 33.573% of total Argentina population. If population growth rate would be same as in period 2011-2015 (+1.11%/year), Buenos Aires population in 2017 would be: 14 902 908*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1947-1960] +2.77 %/year
[1960-1970] +2.85 %/year
[1970-1980] +1.11 %/year
[1980-1991] +1.15 %/year
[1991-2001] +0.65 %/year
[2001-2010] +1.34 %/year
[2010-2011] +2.62 %/year
[2011-2015] +1.11 %/year


GPS coordinates: -34.613, -58.377

Local time in Buenos Aires: 14:38 Sunday GMT-3.

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Buenos Aires on city and population density map

City density [2]population density [3]Legend (Click on marker to hide it)

Sources, Notices

1947c, 1960c, 1970c, 1980c, 1991c, 2001c, 2010c, 2011e, 2015e. Legend: e-estimate, c-census, o-other, ..
* Unofficial, calculated population.
** In some cases boundaries changes also influence the comparability of the population data. Data is provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, timeliness or completeness. Terms of use.
[1] Sources
Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos de la Republica Argentina
Annuaire Démographique, 1997 p231+
• Huizinga. Internationaal aardrijkskundig woordenboek (1958)
• B.R. Mitchell. International historical statistics: the Americas, 1750–2000.
[2] City density map, generated by population.city using data provided to us by 1km.net website. Every circle is city with population over 5000. Link
[3] Population density map generated by instructions from daysleeperrr on reddig. Link1. Used data source is the Gridded Population of the World (GPW), v3 online at the the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) at Columbia University. Link2. Additional urban land cover: Extracted from Global Land Cover Characteristics Data Base Version 2.0 and Binary MOD12Q1 data on shadedrelief.com. Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).