Italy

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 46,366,767
1960 49,519,365
1970 53,324,406
1980 56,220,606
1990 56,831,853
2000 56,986,085
2010 60,508,978
2020 61,386,011
2025 61,334,738
2050 60,014,909
2075 56,343,779
2100 54,597,900
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name Italian Republic
Capital Rome
Region Southern Europe
ISO code IT
Statistical agency Istituto Nazionale di Statistica


Administrative units

coderipartizione
> regione (autonoma)
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
2001-10-21
census
population
2011-10-09
census
Nord-Ovest 57,950.0514,938,56215,765,567
01Regione PiemonteTorino25,402.464,214,6774,363,916
02Regione Autonoma Valle d'AostaAosta3,263.24119,548126,806
03Regione LombardiaMilano23,862.809,032,5549,704,151
07Regione LiguriaGenova5,421.551,571,7831,570,694
Nord-Est 62,309.6010,652,17711,447,805
04Regione Autonoma Trentino-Alto AdigeTrento13,606.82940,0161,029,475
05Regione del VenetoVenezia18,398.854,527,6944,857,210
06Regione Autonoma Friuli-Venezia GiuliaTrieste7,858.391,183,7641,218,985
08Regione Emilia-RomagnaBologna22,445.544,000,7034,342,135
Centro 58,051.3810,889,26911,600,675
09Regione ToscanaFirenze22,993.513,497,8063,672,202
10Regione UmbriaPerugia8,456.04825,826884,268
11Regione MarcheAncona9,365.861,453,2241,541,319
12Regione LazioRoma17,235.975,112,4135,502,886
Sud 73,223.6913,914,86513,977,431
13Regione AbruzzoL'Aquila10,762.711,262,3921,307,309
14Regione MoliseCampobasso4,437.68320,601313,660
15Regione CampaniaNapoli13,590.245,701,9315,766,810
16Regione PugliaBari19,357.904,020,7074,052,566
17Regione BasilicataPotenza9,994.61597,768578,036
18Regione CalabriaCatanzaro15,080.552,011,4661,959,050
Isole 49,801.296,600,8716,642,266
19Regione SiciliaPalermo25,711.404,968,9915,002,904
20Regione Autonoma della SardegnaCagliari24,089.891,631,8801,639,362
 total 301,336.0156,995,74459,433,744
source: Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT), Italy.
note: census numbers refer to resident population.

Main cities

namepopulation
1991-10-20
census
population
2001-10-21
census
population
2011-10-09
census
Roma2,693,3832,459,7762,617,175
Milano1,371,0081,182,6931,242,123
Nápoli1,054,601993,386962,003
Torino961,916857,433872,367
Palermo697,162652,640657,561
Génova675,659603,560586,180
Bologna404,322369,955371,337
Firenze402,316352,227358,079
Bari341,273312,452315,933
Catánia330,037306,464293,902
Venézia308,717266,181261,362
Verona252,689243,474252,520
Messina272,461236,621243,262
Pádova215,025203,350206,192
Trieste229,216209,520202,123
Táranto232,200201,349200,154
Bréscia200,722187,865189,902
Prato165,364170,388185,456
Réggio di Calabria169,709179,384180,817
Módena176,148175,442179,149
Parma168,905156,172175,895
Perúgia143,698148,575162,449
Réggio nell'Emilia131,419141,383162,082
Livorno167,445148,143157,052
Ravenna135,435138,204153,740
Cágliari203,254158,351149,883
Fóggia155,042146,072147,036
Rímini128,119128,301139,601
Salerno153,436144,078132,608
Ferrara137,336130,461132,545
Sássari116,989112,959123,782
Monza121,151117,068119,856
Siracusa126,136121,000118,385
Latina105,543108,711117,892
Pescara121,367115,197117,166
Forlí109,228108,363116,434
Bérgamo115,655110,691115,349
Trento..104,844114,198
Vicenza107,076106,069111,500
Terni107,333103,964109,193
Giugliano in Campania..91,265108,793
Bolzano/Bozen98,23393,079102,575
Novara102,473101,921101,952
Ancona101,179100,402100,497
Piacenza102,25295,132100,311
Andria..95,653100,052
source: Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT), Italy.
note: data for 2001 based on preliminary results of the census.