Matanzas · Population

Question: What is the population of Matanzas? Answer: Matanzas, Cuba (capital: Matanzas) - last known population is ≈ 705 800 (year 2015). This was 6.197% of total Cuba population. In this year, Matanzas population density was 59.9 p/km². If population growth rate would be same as in period 2012-2015 (+0.54%/year), Matanzas population in 2017 would be: 713 410*.

Population history [1]

Annual population change

[1970-1981] +1.12 %/year
[1981-1992] +1.07 %/year
[1992-2002] +0.65 %/year
[2002-2012] +0.35 %/year
[2012-2015] +0.54 %/year


GPS coordinates: 22.576712, -81.339941

Matanzas on city and population density map

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

Sources, Notices

1970c, 1981c, 1992e, 2002c, 2012c, 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
Oficina Nacional de Estadísticas, Cuba
Estudios y Datos de la Población Cubana, 2015 PDF (2015 data)
Demographic 1982-2002 PDF, r. 2017-05-26
Estadistica Poblacion, online
[2] City density map, generated by using data provided to us by 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 Link3 (PNG,0.5Mb).