Antioquia is Colombia’s most populated department and considered one of the most important economic centers of the country.
The department is divided in nine regions and 125 municipalities. The department capital is Medellin.
- Population estimate: 6.221,817
- Mestizo / Caucasian: 88.59%
- Afrocolombian: 10.9%
- Natives: 0.5%
Population growth 1918 – 2005
Antioquia’s top export products in 2011
Antioquia 2011 homicide rates