Sao Tome and Principe

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 60,000
1960 64,255
1970 74,251
1980 94,953
1990 117,395
2000 139,428
2010 178,228
2020 227,185
2025 251,888
2050 388,286
2075 501,218
2100 568,411
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe
Capital Sao Tome
Region Middle Africa
ISO code ST
Statistical agency Instituto Nacional de Estatística


Administrative units

region
> district
>> subdistrict
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1991-08-04
census
population
2001-08-25
census
population
2012-05-13
census
Província São ToméSão Tomé859112,033131,633179,814
Água Grande, distritoSão Tomé1742,33151,88673,091
Pantufo, Subdistrito    3,510
São Tomé, Subdistrito    69,581
Cantagalo, distritoSantana11911,43313,25818,194
Ribeira Afonso, Subdistrito    6,643
Santana, Subdistrito    11,551
Caué, distritoSão João dos Angolares2675,3225,5016,887
Malanza, Subdistrito    1,914
São João dos Angolares, Subdistrito    4,973
Lembá, distritoNeves2309,01610,69615,370
Neves, Subdistrito    12,205
Santa Catarina, Subdistrito    3,165
Lobata, distritoGuadalupe10514,17315,18720,007
Conde, Subdistrito    2,789
Guadelupe, Subdistrito    7,197
Micoló, Subdistrito    2,179
Santo Amaro, Subdistrito    7,842
Mé-Zóchi, distritoTrindade12229,75835,10546,265
Almas, Subdistrito    5,853
Bombom, Subdistrito    10,028
Caixão Grande, Subdistrito    7,335
Madalena, Subdistrito    3,390
Trindade, Subdistrito    19,659
Província PrincipeSanto António do Príncipe1425,4715,9667,542
Pagué, distritoSanto António do Príncipe1425,4715,9667,542
Santo António, Subdistrito 1425,4715,9667,542
total 1,001117,504137,599187,356
source: Instituto Nacional de Estatística, São Tomé and Príncipe.

Main cities

namepopulation
2001-08-25
census
São Tomé49,957
Trindade19,234
Neves8,497
source: Instituto Nacional de Estatística, São Tomé and Príncipe.