COLOMBIA

historical demographical data of the administrative division


DEPARTAMENTOcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2002e2000e1999me1995c1993c1993c1992c1985e1985c1985e1983e1980e1978c1978occ1973jle1973c1964c1964e1957e1954c1951c1951e1947e1945e1944e1943c1938c1928c1918c1912c1905c1905e1884c1881c1870c1864e1853c1851c1843c1835codecodecodecodepos.typefoundedparticularsvariants of the name
source:GSCASY,TBBBEWLBGL/SYGL,TBLBGLLBSLSYGL/AAGL/AAMIHWGL/AAGLSYGLMISYGL/EBGL/WGDEBEBMIAGAGAGMIAGAGAGAGAGAGMIMIJaLaGLISOFIPS(-1991)
AmazonasLeticia1096654234274,470,569,059,456,437,852,939,930,330,318,013,016,516,013,013,08,28,07,68,06,56,56,66,56,42,0AMAMAMACO01sec1931split from Caquetá ca 1942
AntioquíaMedellín63612245615531,95377,95300,04672,54919,64342,34467,94067,73888,13888,14081,73832,03556,13556,12826,93133,02477,32477,31783,61677,01570,21570,21405,51354,11331,01319,71188,61011,0823,2739,4673,4651,0464,7470,0366,0327,3292,0224,4190,0158,0AQANANTCO02nwd1886
AraucaArauca238189196256,7240,2232,0100,1185,9137,997,090,070,170,134,027,532,027,524,124,114,314,013,213,011,311,211,511,411,213,07,54,97,0ACARARACO03eci1955split from Boyacá ca 1935
AtlánticoBarranquilla33881308939,72127,62081,01818,41837,51667,51704,01478,21428,61428,61379,11351,01227,31227,3949,91017,0717,4717,4532,9479,0428,4428,0366,5342,0327,9323,8268,4243,0135,8114,9104,7112,0ATATATLCO04ncd1910split from Bolívar ca 1935
BolívarCartagena25978100302090,31996,91951,01534,81702,21439,31451,71289,01197,61197,61076,81273,01049,21049,2758,4908,01006,31006,3752,0710,0665,2991,0968,3918,9897,8885,7765,2643,0457,1420,7207,0198,0280,0280,0225,1175,0182,2192,0178,0BVBLBOLCO35ncd1886
BoyacáTunja2318989531385,21365,11355,01311,41315,61174,01274,41209,71097,61097,61100,41186,01179,41179,41054,51135,01058,21058,2829,0816,0801,4779,0777,5768,4764,6761,7737,4950,0657,2586,5310,0503,0702,0702,0482,9443,0424,2379,7332,0289,0BYBYBOYCO36cnd1886
CaldasManizales788830461133,81107,61094,0925,71055,6925,4909,8883,0838,1838,1870,6769,0754,4754,4650,3740,01455,91455,91222,21155,01068,21068,01006,4948,3919,5904,8770,0624,0428,1341,2185,8246,0CDCLCALCO37cwd1905formed from parts of Antioquía and Cauca ca 1935
CaquetáFlorencia8896534349436,9419,0410,0332,9367,9311,5309,5264,5214,5214,5302,388,9158,064,0103,7103,768,057,046,647,021,121,121,721,120,914,074,324,5CQCQCAQCO08scd1981
CasanareEl Yopal4464017236301,4285,4278,0191,5211,3158,1176,8147,5110,3110,348,026,1CNCSCASCO32eci1973split from Boyacá ca 1978
CaucaPopayán29308113161299,31255,31234,0972,81127,7979,2933,6857,7795,8759,8821,7813,0813,9813,9527,7735,0607,2607,2489,7467,0443,4443,0427,4410,4403,3399,1356,0318,0238,8211,8485,8223,0621,0621,0435,1437,1276,2330,3269,0210,0CCCACAUCO09swd1910
(El) CésarValledupar229058844997,6961,5944,0851,7827,2729,6799,9699,4584,6584,6542,6733,0492,3492,3321,9394,0 CSCECESCO10ned1967split from Magdalena ca 1971
ChocóQuibdó4653017965410,1407,3406,0370,1406,2338,2350,9313,6242,8242,8253,5321,0254,0254,0169,1226,0181,9181,9141,0136,0131,1131,0112,1111,9115,2117,0111,285,091,468,148,0CHCHCHOCO11wcd1947
CórdobaMontería2502096601352,31322,91308,01167,41275,61088,11115,11013,4913,6913,6861,9892,0894,3894,3633,7771,0585,7585,7363,8344,0326,3CBCOCORCO12nwd1951split from Bolívar ca 1950
Cundinamarca(Santa Fé de) Bogotá2262387352226,22142,32099,01756,11875,31658,71658,81512,91382,4707,91288,01218,01219,41219,43888,21184,02817,42817,41885,51754,01624,01624,01390,21339,11315,41303,11174,61057,0812,0714,0272,2631,0537,7569,0409,1391,1565,0474,7279,0256,0CMCUCUNCO33ccd1886
Distrito Especial (Federal)(Santa Fé de) Bogotá15876136712,26437,86276,05237,65484,24945,44921,34227,73974,84819,74483,44241,03831,13831,12880,0127,8DFDCDCCO34cce1954split from Cundinacamarca ca 1974Santafé de Bogotá, DC
GuainíaSan Felipe722382789139,637,236,013,428,513,513,112,39,29,211,03,648,06,03,63,6GNGNGUACO15ecc1963split from Vaupés ca 1964
GuaviareSan José (del) Guaviare4232716342123,6117,2114,072,697,657,863,947,135,335,312,014,0GVGVGUVCO14cec1977split from Vaupés 1982
HuilaNeiva198907680953,4925,0911,0820,1843,8758,0777,9693,7647,8647,8272,9548,0545,6545,6465,8496,0416,3416,3337,7316,0293,7294,0233,8229,9227,8227,6216,7207,0183,3158,2143,8154,0HLHUHUICO16csd1905split from Tolima ca 1935
La GuajiraRiohacha208488049500,0483,1475,0371,6433,4387,8347,5300,0255,3255,3510,2372,0262,1262,1127,8214,0147,6147,1113,452,052,352,053,853,862,267,753,433,022,753,01,08,4GJLGLAGCO17ned1964split from Magdalena ca 1935Goagira
MagdalenaSanta Marta2318889531332,51284,11260,01025,51127,7882,6979,7890,9769,1769,1610,1911,0684,7684,7510,5625,0789,4789,4460,6490,0457,4457,0426,4406,1398,0391,1342,3302,0211,4149,5123,5125,090,090,085,3100,3253,573,162,061,0MDMAMAGCO38ncd1886
MetaVillavicencio8563533064729,0700,5686,0609,0618,4561,1564,3474,0412,3412,3384,8370,0328,1328,1238,1258,0165,5165,576,372,067,567,052,152,055,657,951,719,034,129,36,0MTMEMETCO19ccd1959split from Cundinacamarca ca 1935
NariñoPasto33268128451690,41632,11603,01207,81443,71274,71163,41085,21019,11019,1947,01045,0993,1993,1747,1856,0705,6705,6614,2592,0569,8547,0537,4520,6512,6508,5465,9412,0340,8292,5256,4248,0NRNANARCO20swd1904
Norte de SantanderCúcuta2165883621405,31345,71316,01057,51162,51046,61006,9913,5883,9883,9878,3986,0862,8862,8675,9730,0534,5534,5406,5397,0387,5387,0409,7394,7387,6383,7346,2329,0239,2204,4240,4164,0NSNSNSACO21ecd1910split from Santander ca 1935Quesada
PutumayoMocoa248859608350,7332,4324,0245,6264,3204,3221,9174,2119,8119,879,029,176,029,256,356,322,015,815,816,215,915,717,040,831,41,0PMPUPUTCO22sci1968
QuindíoArmenia1845712583,0562,2552,0425,8495,2435,0414,5392,2377,9377,9352,7395,0355,3355,3300,1337,0QDQDQUICO23wcd1966split from Caldas ca 1971
RisaraldaPereira41401598977,0944,2928,0776,9844,2745,0735,7652,9625,5625,5630,8551,0497,1497,1431,9475,0RRRIRISCO24wcd1966split from Caldas, 1966dc
San Andrés y ProvidenciaSan Andrés441777,473,571,044,161,050,141,635,835,935,930,022,722,722,716,716,75,35,05,76,06,66,66,66,76,56,05,95,74,03,5SPSASAPCO25nwi1912San Andres, Providencia y Santa Catalina
SantanderBucaramanga30537117902014,61964,41939,01715,41811,71598,71642,61511,41438,21438,21367,61444,01284,01284,01114,41191,01001,21001,2815,7782,0747,7748,0718,5694,3681,3675,8615,7595,0439,2400,1283,8386,0555,6555,6425,4496,0320,0378,4306,0262,0STSTSANCO26cnd1886Santander del Sur
SucreSincelejo109174215824,7794,6779,0637,4701,1624,5611,4561,6529,1529,1398,4508,0475,6475,6355,9411,0SCSUSUCCO27ncd1966split from Bolívar ca 1971
TolimaIbagué2356290971305,01296,91293,01221,81286,11150,11193,51142,21051,91051,91128,91055,01024,21024,2867,0956,0841,4841,4803,3758,0712,5712,0691,4656,5639,1631,1547,8445,0328,2282,4220,2218,0305,2306,0230,8250,9183,0157,0TLTOTOLCO28cwd1886
Valle del CaucaCali2214085484318,24175,54104,03493,33736,13333,23335,83027,22847,12847,12848,63052,02775,12775,12129,42353,01733,11733,11460,51277,01106,91107,0889,6819,0786,0768,9613,2506,0271,6217,2215,0VCVCVACCO29wcd1909Valle
VaupésMitú652682520031,229,929,038,824,718,234,426,218,918,925,013,417,79,013,413,49,910,09,29,07,87,88,08,27,89,06,45,5VPVPVAUCO30sec1963
VichadaPuerto Carreño1002423870388,983,580,019,762,136,319,418,713,813,814,012,39,212,310,110,114,213,012,312,09,29,29,910,49,411,05,51,2VDVDCIDCO31ecc1943split from Meta ca 1942
intendencias y comisarías:294,0when filled: no seperate details are available
PREVIOUS ADM. DIVISIONS [but not with provincial status]105,279,015,688,0
Galán221,3p
Jurado8,2p
Panamá285,0220,5173,7144,1138,1psince 1903 an independent state, see its own entry
Tundana180,7p
Uraba6,5p
TOTAL:(Santa Fé de) Bogotá114174844082842492,342299,341537,035098,837690,233110,533391,230053,627859,327993,627663,328160,025359,125556,720107,922209,717482,817469,513207,512381,011540,611522,210544,710097,89905,49807,48702,27851,05854,65071,14142,04141,03635,23878,62933,82794,42363,02180,91813,01571,0
Division 1908:
Antioquia11517160,0
Barranquilla1202110,0
Bogotá4028290,0
Bucaramanga5332200,0
Buga309098,0
Cali4175105,0
Cartagena8567112,0
Cúcuta6706132,0
Facatativá2418138,0
Ibagué7240202,0
Ipiales987100,0
Jericó1646140,0
Manizales4439242,0
Medellín12137275,0
Mompós1196660,0
Neiva18014155,0
Pasto36824130,0
Popayán85166188,0
Quibdó1497360,0
San Gil6417222,0
Santa Marta17568125,0
Santa Rosa20010226,0
Sincelejo3418105,0
Sonsón2424135,0
Tumaco766035,0
Tunja5630275,0
Zipaquira3290221,0
Goajira196862,0
Meta12622210,0
TOTAL:(Santa Fé de) Bogotá4350344313,0

Particulars:
Source MW: "By permission. From Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary. Third Edition cop. 1997 by Merriam-Webster, Incorporated."
Source indicated by "CY" means: "Caribbean year book".
The abbreviation (mun.) in the source means that these data are for municipalities.
File created on 1997-08-14; revised on 2000-04-17; and last modified on 2003-08-18 by Jan Lahmeyer

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