Top 10 Most Populous Regions in Italy

List of the 10 most populous regions in Italy. Campania, Lazio and Lombardia are the Italian regions with the most inhabitants.

List of the 10 most populous regions in Italy

The list of the 10 most populous regions in Italy includes the list of Italian regions taking into account their population. The most populous region in Italy is Lombardy, followed by the region of Lazio and the region of Campania, which complete the podium in the ranking of the Italian regions with the most population , according to 2017 data. The Italian country exceeds 60 million inhabitants and the regions Italian cities with the most inhabitants have within their areas the provinces and cities with the most population in Italy. In the case of regions, there is a clear discrepancy in the numbers between the most populous region and the second most populous region., with Lombardy exceeding 10 million inhabitants and the regions of Lazio and Campania almost reaching 6 million people.

List of the 10 most populous regions in Italy

10th Calabria

Opening this list of the 10 most populous regions in Italy we have the region of Calabria, located in the south of the country, with a population of 1,956,687 inhabitants.

Calabria

9th Tuscany

With a population of 3,736,968, the region of Tuscany is not only one of the most populated, but also one of the largest regions by area .

Tuscany

8th Apulia

The Apulia region has more than 4 million inhabitants and is one of the richest regions in terms of architecture.

7th Piedmont

With 4,375,865 inhabitants, this region, which has Turin as its capital, borders France and Switzerland, as it is one of the Alpine regions .

6th Emilia-Romagna

The region of Emilia-Romagna exceeds 4.5 million inhabitants, largely due to its main cities, such as Bologna, Modena or Parma.

5th Veneto

Almost reaching 5 million inhabitants, this region of Northwest Italy is where Venice, among other cities, is located.

4th Sicily

In this region, where some of the provinces and cities with the most population are located, it has 5,026,989 inhabitants, according to 2017 data.

3rd Campania

On the podium of the largest and most populous regions in Italy is the Campania region, with its 5,826,860 inhabitants, thanks largely to some of the most populated Italian cities and provinces.

2nd Lazio

With a population of 5,896,693, the region of Lazio is on this list thanks to the province and the city of Rome being in the top of Italian cities and provinces by population.

1st Lombardy

The most populous region of Italy is the region of Lombardy with a population of 10,036,258 inhabitants, having one of the Italian provinces and cities with the most population.

List of the 10 most populous regions in Italy

Position region name Population
1 Lombardy 10,036,258
two Lazio 5,896,693
3 campania 5,826,860
4 Sicilia 5,026,989
5 Veneto 4,905,037
6 Emilia Romagna 4,452,629
7 Piedmont 4,375,865
8 apulia 4,048,242
9 tuscany 3,736,968
10 Calabria 1,956,687