The total population in Ecuador was estimated at 16.3 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Ecuador had a population of 4.4 million people.
|Population of Ecuador|
The population of Ecuador represents 0.21 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 475 people on the planet is a resident of Ecuador.
The current population of Ecuador is 16,508,338 as of Thursday, January 5, 2017, based on the latest United Nations estimates. Ecuador population is equivalent to 0.21% of the total world population. Ecuador ranks number 69 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.
The population density in Ecuador is 67 per km2 (173 people per mi2). The total land area is 248,264 Km2 (95,855 sq. miles) 64.5 % of the population is urban (10,728,429 people in 2017) The median age in Ecuador is 26.9 years.