Guinea

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 3,093,651
1960 3,577,413
1970 4,215,442
1980 4,506,559
1990 6,034,082
2000 8,799,165
2010 11,012,406
2020 14,354,833
2025 16,246,484
2050 27,486,288
2075 39,536,713
2100 49,049,252
source: UN - WPP 2015 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name the Republic of Guinea
Capital Conakry
Region Western Africa
ISO code GN
Statistical agency Institut National de la Statistique


Administrative units

coderégion
> préfecture
administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
1983-02-04
census
population
1996-12-01
census
population
2014-03-01
census
1Région de Boké 31,186508,724760,1191,083,147
11BoffaBoffa5,050113,981156,558212,583
12BokéBoké11,124168,924293,917450,278
13FriaFria2,01652,90881,79096,700
14GaoualGaoual7,758103,516137,624193,612
15KoundaraKoundara5,23869,39590,230129,974
2Région de ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,660,973
21ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,660,973
3Région de Faranah 35,581425,160602,845941,554
31DabolaDabola6,35073,937111,363181,137
32DinguirayeDinguiraye7,96599,363137,380196,469
33FaranahFaranah12,966109,104147,347280,170
34KissidougouKissidougou8,300142,756206,755283,778
4Région de Kankan 72,145640,4321,011,6441,972,537
41KankanKankan19,750172,677262,350473,359
42KérouanéKérouané7,02087,040154,861207,547
43KouroussaKouroussa14,050107,741150,059268,630
44MandianaMandiana12,825111,671173,150335,999
45SiguiriSiguiri18,500161,303271,224687,002
5Région de Kindia 28,873555,937928,3121,561,374
51CoyahCoyah1,275116,84085,148263,861
52DubrékaDubréka4,350 131,337330,548
53ForécariahForécariah4,38490,403195,836242,942
54KindiaKindia9,648163,032287,611439,614
55TéliméléTélimélé9,216185,662228,380284,409
6Région de Labé 22,869642,617799,545994,458
61KoubiaKoubia3,72570,71591,882100,170
62LabéLabé2,242185,594251,702318,938
63LéloumaLélouma4,275121,079137,273163,069
64MaliMali8,802184,936204,041288,001
65TouguéTougué3,82580,293114,647124,280
7Région de Mamou 17,074437,212612,218731,188
71DalabaDalaba3,32896,571136,656133,677
72MamouMamou9,108139,764236,326318,981
73PitaPita4,638200,877239,236278,530
8Région de N'zérékoré 37,658740,1281,348,7871,578,030
81BeylaBeyla13,612120,610169,730326,082
82GuéckédouGuéckédou4,750150,997347,541290,611
83LolaLola4,68876,689134,326171,561
84MacentaMacenta7,056142,355278,789278,456
85N'ZérékoréN'Zérékoré3,632194,600283,413396,949
86YomouYomou3,92054,877134,988114,371
 total 245,8364,660,5827,156,40610,523,261
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.
note: SPU = sous-préfécture urbaine (urban sub-division); all others in 3rd level are rural sub-divisions.

Main cities

namepopulation
2014-03-01
census
Conakry1,660,973
N'Zérékoré195,330
Kankan194,671
Siguiri183,875
Kindia170,557
Dubréka170,388
Labé141,730
Kamsar113,350
Kissidougou103,335
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.