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Contents: Departments and Municipalities

The population of the departments and municipalities of Nicaragua.

NameStatusPopulation
census
1995-04-25
Population
census
2005-05-28
Population
projection
2012-06-30
BoacoDepartment136,949150,636174,682
BoacoMunicipality45,18849,83958,496
CamoapaMunicipality32,29734,96238,758
San José de los RematesMunicipality7,6467,6508,271
San LorenzoMunicipality22,34623,66630,054
Santa LucíaMunicipality8,1738,2548,871
TeustepeMunicipality21,29926,26530,232
CarazoDepartment149,407166,073186,898
DiriambaMunicipality51,19157,54262,631
DoloresMunicipality5,4216,7617,822
El RosarioMunicipality3,9235,3176,676
JinotepeMunicipality37,47042,10950,812
La ConquistaMunicipality3,9223,7774,008
La Paz de CarazoMunicipality4,0544,6575,355
San MarcosMunicipality25,87129,01931,652
Santa TeresaMunicipality17,55516,89117,942
ChinandegaDepartment350,212378,970423,062
ChichigalpaMunicipality41,90344,76951,167
ChinandegaMunicipality117,037121,793133,361
Cinco PinosMunicipality6,2206,7817,095
CorintoMunicipality17,17716,62418,036
El RealejoMunicipality8,1548,8389,777
El ViejoMunicipality69,05576,77586,317
PosoltegaMunicipality15,33116,77118,725
Puerto MorazánMunicipality11,41113,32815,490
San Francisco del NorteMunicipality5,9806,7587,171
San Pedro del NorteMunicipality4,0484,7195,060
Santo Tomás del NorteMunicipality6,7887,1248,140
SomotilloMunicipality24,76729,03032,262
VillanuevaMunicipality22,34125,66030,461
ChontalesDepartment144,635153,932182,838
AcoyapaMunicipality16,88216,94619,792
ComalapaMunicipality10,94011,78517,584
El CoralMunicipality...7,0397,909
JuigalpaMunicipality...51,83859,545
La LibertadMunicipality9,81411,42913,569
San Francisco de CuapaMunicipality...5,5077,941
San Pedro de LóvagoMunicipality7,1257,6509,071
Santo DomingoMunicipality12,54312,18213,984
Santo TomásMunicipality15,99716,40418,754
Villa SandinoMunicipality...13,15214,689
EstelíDepartment174,894201,548220,703
CondegaMunicipality25,15528,48130,307
EstelíMunicipality92,988112,084122,924
La TrinidadMunicipality18,51820,14021,957
Pueblo NuevoMunicipality19,53220,62023,410
San Juan de LimayMunicipality12,50113,45514,694
San NicolásMunicipality6,2006,7687,411
GranadaDepartment155,683168,186200,991
DiriáMunicipality6,0756,3757,040
DiriomoMunicipality20,10222,35230,477
GranadaMunicipality96,996105,171123,697
NandaimeMunicipality32,51034,28839,777
JinotegaDepartment257,933331,335417,372
El CuáMunicipality...43,30556,897
JinotegaMunicipality77,22299,382123,548
La ConcordiaMunicipality7,0496,4867,200
San José de BocayMunicipality...42,02954,664
San Rafael del NorteMunicipality14,06617,78920,722
San Sebastián de YalíMunicipality20,27726,97932,441
Santa María de PantasmaMunicipality29,73537,88050,057
Wiwilí de JinotegaMunicipality...57,48571,843
LeónDepartment336,894355,779404,471
AchuapaMunicipality13,18613,79714,784
El JicaralMunicipality10,03610,32611,537
El SauceMunicipality25,97327,90030,785
La Paz CentroMunicipality27,50928,11831,623
LarreynagaMunicipality29,79827,89832,111
LeónMunicipality161,530174,051201,100
NagaroteMunicipality29,20032,30336,803
QuezalguaqueMunicipality7,7548,5919,515
Santa Rosa del PeñónMunicipality9,1299,52910,674
TelicaMunicipality22,77923,26625,539
MadrizDepartment107,567132,459158,020
Las SabanasMunicipality4,0634,1364,896
PalacagüinaMunicipality11,84312,82515,003
San José de CusmapaMunicipality5,7057,0727,785
San Juan de Río CocoMunicipality15,26121,11430,080
San LucasMunicipality10,46412,97514,881
SomotoMunicipality28,82133,78837,741
TelpanecaMunicipality15,11319,02521,892
TotogalpaMunicipality8,79611,92714,157
YalagüinaMunicipality7,5019,59711,585
ManaguaDepartment1,093,7601,262,9781,448,271
Ciudad SandinoMunicipality...75,083101,929
El CruceroMunicipality...13,65615,033
ManaguaMunicipality...937,4891,028,808
MateareMunicipality17,80428,77542,073
San Francisco LibreMunicipality8,7779,41610,810
San Rafael del SurMunicipality37,06242,41750,991
TicuantepeMunicipality19,97927,00834,227
TipitapaMunicipality82,808101,685130,627
Villa El CarmenMunicipality24,23027,44933,773
MasayaDepartment241,354289,988348,254
CatarinaMunicipality7,1087,5248,406
La ConcepciónMunicipality27,72831,95039,226
MasatepeMunicipality25,53831,58336,297
MasayaMunicipality117,523139,582166,588
NandasmoMunicipality7,87910,73213,207
NindiríMunicipality29,02638,35550,138
NiquinohomoMunicipality13,45814,84716,218
San Juan de OrienteMunicipality3,1014,7346,131
TismaMunicipality9,99310,68112,043
MatagalpaDepartment383,776469,172542,419
Ciudad DaríoMunicipality35,87141,01450,030
El Tuma - La DaliaMunicipality43,88756,68167,510
EsquipulasMunicipality14,74615,87717,568
MatagalpaMunicipality104,381133,416150,643
MatiguásMunicipality38,58441,12750,230
Muy MuyMunicipality13,06914,72116,366
Rancho GrandeMunicipality17,07726,22333,646
Río BlancoMunicipality26,20330,78534,422
San DionisioMunicipality16,00316,27318,094
San IsidroMunicipality15,35317,41219,185
San RamónMunicipality23,06130,68235,474
SébacoMunicipality24,93632,22135,321
TerrabonaMunicipality10,60512,74013,931
Nueva SegoviaDepartment148,492208,523243,014
Ciudad AntiguaMunicipality3,4214,8685,790
DipiltoMunicipality3,8795,2076,006
El JícaroMunicipality22,00025,90130,449
JalapaMunicipality41,75654,49164,419
MacuelizoMunicipality4,7686,0766,570
MozonteMunicipality5,1866,7957,886
MurraMunicipality11,01714,84717,118
OcotalMunicipality26,07634,58041,875
QuilalíMunicipality20,74126,46130,418
San FernandoMunicipality5,9508,54910,291
Santa MaríaMunicipality3,6984,4044,753
Wiwilí de Nueva Segovia (Güigüilí)Municipality...16,34417,439
Región Autónoma del Atlántico Norte (RAAN)Autonomous Region192,716314,130453,541
BonanzaMunicipality11,81018,63324,715
MulukukúMunicipality...29,83842,032
PrinzapolkaMunicipality5,31216,10532,490
Puerto CabezasMunicipality39,77166,169101,216
RositaMunicipality14,59922,72330,552
SiunaMunicipality...64,092101,770
WaslalaMunicipality32,92449,33963,445
WaspánMunicipality35,08247,23157,320
Región Autónoma del Atlántico Sur (RAAS, Zelaya)Autonomous Region272,252306,510369,254
BluefieldsMunicipality37,25445,54754,863
Desembocadura de Río GrandeMunicipality3,1513,5853,866
El AyoteMunicipality...12,41715,599
El RamaMunicipality...52,48257,261
El TortugueroMunicipality9,40222,32437,998
Islas del Maíz (Corn Islands)Municipality5,3366,6267,296
Kukra HillMunicipality7,4558,7899,559
La Cruz de Río GrandeMunicipality13,64223,28431,889
Laguna de Perlas (Pearl Lagoon)Municipality6,25310,67614,503
Muelle de los BueyesMunicipality23,25222,08223,806
Nueva GuineaMunicipality...66,93677,191
PaiwasMunicipality...31,76235,423
Río San JuanDepartment70,14395,596122,666
El AlmendroMunicipality11,79513,36314,420
El CastilloMunicipality9,71719,86430,150
MorritoMunicipality6,0936,5707,382
San CarlosMunicipality28,73337,46150,473
San Juan de NicaraguaMunicipality2711,3071,955
San MiguelitoMunicipality13,53417,03118,286
RivasDepartment140,432156,283174,589
AltagraciaMunicipality17,61619,95522,088
BelénMunicipality15,96716,42818,121
Buenos AiresMunicipality4,8355,4205,677
CárdenasMunicipality4,6366,9907,416
MoyogalpaMunicipality8,7589,72910,284
PotosíMunicipality10,72011,90412,982
RivasMunicipality37,81741,08050,684
San JorgeMunicipality7,0648,0248,644
San Juan del SurMunicipality13,12514,74115,553
TolaMunicipality19,89422,01223,140

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadísticas y Censos, Nicaragua (web).