Most populated countries in South America

South America is a sub continent of America. According to United Nations estimated statistics, South America has a population of over 430 million making up 5.53% of the world’s population.

The most populated country in South America is Brazil with a population of over 212 million while the least populated is Falkland Island with a population of about 3400.

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Countries like Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana and Falkland Islands have a population of less than one million.

Here is a list of most populated countries in South America

Country

Population

1

Brazil

212,559,417

2

Colombia

50,882,891

3

Argentina

45,195,774

4

Peru

32,971,854

5

Venezuela

28,435,940

6

Chile

19,116,201

7

Ecuador

17,643,054

8

Bolivia

11,673,021

9

Paraguay

7,132,538

10

Uruguay

3,473,730

11

Guyana

786,552

12

Suriname

586,632

13

French Guiana

298,682

14

Falkland Islands

3,480

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