The National Institute of Statistics,
Geography, and Information (INEGI) is the Mexican government agency which measures
population in Mexico. In the population and housing census for 2005, Ciudad
Juárez officially had 1,313,000 inhabitants (40.5% of the population of the
State of Chihuahua and 1.27% of the population of the nation). The net annual
growth rate was 0.8%.
Here are some other official estimates for Ciudad Juárez:
- Estimated current population: 1,323,482 (based on growth
rate and INEGI methodology).
- Ranking of Ciudad Juarez by size of population: fifth
in Mexico first in State of Chihuahua.
Breakout of population by gender: 50.1% female, 49.9% male.
Breakout by age:
0 – 14, 32.3%;
15 – 64, 63.8%;
65 and over,
3.9% (does not include non-specified age).
Population density: 706 inhabitants per square mile.
Total urban population of the El Paso Del Norte Region
(Juárez, El Paso, southeastern New Mexico): 2,300,000.
Ranking of El Paso Del Norte Region among border areas by
size of population: