Guinea

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 3,093,651
1960 3,576,684
1970 4,209,201
1980 4,495,479
1990 6,020,113
2000 8,746,128
2010 10,876,033
2020 13,926,578
2025 15,589,863
2050 24,465,862
2075 31,950,542
2100 35,767,557
source: UN - WPP 2012 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
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1983-02-04
census
population
1996-12-01
census
population
2014-03-01
prelim. census
1Région de Boké 31,186508,724760,1191,081,445
11BoffaBoffa5,050113,981156,558211,063
12BokéBoké11,124168,924293,917449,405
13FriaFria2,01652,90881,79096,527
14GaoualGaoual7,758103,516137,624194,245
15KoundaraKoundara5,23869,39590,230130,205
2Région de ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
21ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
3Région de Faranah 35,581425,160602,845942,733
31DabolaDabola6,35073,937111,363182,951
32DinguirayeDinguiraye7,96599,363137,380195,662
33FaranahFaranah12,966109,104147,347280,511
34KissidougouKissidougou8,300142,756206,755283,609
4Région de Kankan 72,145640,4321,011,6441,986,329
41KankanKankan19,750172,677262,350472,112
42KérouanéKérouané7,02087,040154,861211,017
43KouroussaKouroussa14,050107,741150,059268,224
44MandianaMandiana12,825111,671173,150339,527
45SiguiriSiguiri18,500161,303271,224695,449
5Région de Kindia 28,873555,937928,3121,559,185
51CoyahCoyah1,275116,84085,148264,164
52DubrékaDubréka4,350 131,337328,418
53ForécariahForécariah4,38490,403195,836244,649
54KindiaKindia9,648163,032287,611438,315
55TéliméléTélimélé9,216185,662228,380283,639
6Région de Labé 22,869642,617799,545995,717
61KoubiaKoubia3,72570,71591,882101,171
62LabéLabé2,242185,594251,702318,633
63LéloumaLélouma4,275121,079137,273162,634
64MaliMali8,802184,936204,041290,320
65TouguéTougué3,82580,293114,647122,959
7Région de Mamou 17,074437,212612,218732,117
71DalabaDalaba3,32896,571136,656136,320
72MamouMamou9,108139,764236,326318,738
73PitaPita4,638200,877239,236277,059
8Région de N'zérékoré 37,658740,1281,348,7871,663,582
81BeylaBeyla13,612120,610169,730325,482
82GuéckédouGuéckédou4,750150,997347,541291,823
83LolaLola4,68876,689134,326175,213
84MacentaMacenta7,056142,355278,789298,282
85N'ZérékoréN'Zérékoré3,632194,600283,413396,118
86YomouYomou3,92054,877134,988176,664
 total 245,8364,660,5827,156,40610,628,972
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
prelim. census
Conakry1,667,864
N'Zérékoré194,178
Kankan193,830
Siguiri188,456
Kindia169,119
Dubréka167,498
Labé141,377
Kissidougou102,675
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.