The Paraguaná Special Economic Zone has an overall population of 327,238 inhabitants, accounting for 13.27% of the state of Falcon, distributed in 163,963 women and 163,275 men. Of these, 279,801 live in urban areas and 47,437 in rural areas. The state of Falcon has 1,015,212 inhabitants.
The population of the Special Economic Zone is significantly young, with 55% (178,425 people) in the 15 to 49 age group. The state of Falcon has 12 centers of higher education, with a current total enrollment of over 61,000 students. Specifically, the Special Economic Zone has 6 higher education centers, with a current total enrollment of over 12,000 students.