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National Urban Population - Total

Variable: Urban Population - Total
Units: Thousand People
Data Source: World Urbanization Prospects: The 1999 Revision
Data Provider: United Nations Population Division/Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Years: 1960-2000
Copyright c 2001 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

COUNTRY NAME
ISO 3 CODE
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
Afghanistan AFG 1904 2345 2269 2489 3796 4767
Albania ALB 787 903 1029 1188 1233 1304
Algeria DZA 6455 8152 10506 13024 15653 18266
American Samoa ASM 13 14 18 23 29 36
Andorra AND 24 33 42 50 63 80
Angola AGO 1101 1476 2027 2641 3515 4492
Anguilla AIA 1 1 1 1 1 1
Antarctica ATA No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Antigua and Barbuda ATG 20 21 22 22 23 24
Argentina ARG 21022 23290 25699 28136 30735 33292
Armenia ARM 1780 2034 2224 2393 2579 2651
Aruba ABW No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Australia AUS 11940 12500 13373 14372 15307 16210
Austria AUT 4941 4900 4903 4985 5174 5228
Azerbaijan AZE 2930 3253 3575 3903 4280 4608
Bahamas BHS 139 158 186 213 245 269
Bahrain BHR 215 279 348 429 517 590
Baker Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Bangladesh BGD 7408 12303 16505 21235 26947 33673
Barbados BRB 95 100 107 115 124 134
Belarus BLR 4712 5457 6189 6802 7106 7253
Belgium BEL 9301 9406 9464 9619 9833 9973
Belize BLZ 67 71 79 88 102 123
Benin BEN 667 944 1237 1606 2109 2653
Bermuda BMU 54 55 57 59 61 63
Bhutan BTN 41 51 65 88 110 148
Bolivia BOL 1975 2437 2977 3654 4411 5205
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH 1173 1389 1550 1689 1399 1710
Botswana BWA 91 137 268 514 679 775
Bouvet Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Brazil BRA 66173 80510 95587 110524 125033 138540
British Indian Ocean Territory IOT No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
British Virgin Islands VGB 4 5 6 9 11 14
Brunei Darussalam BRN 100 116 139 169 204 237
Bulgaria BGR 5014 5423 5779 5798 5716 5533
Burkina Faso BFA 389 590 894 1225 1633 2134
Burundi BDI 118 178 253 355 456 572
Cambodia KHM 731 820 1011 1213 1618 2084
Cameroon CMR 2029 2739 3586 4681 5933 7274
Canada CAN 17496 18559 19744 21219 22514 23713
Cape Verde CPV 59 68 102 151 206 266
Cayman Islands CYM 14 17 21 26 32 38
Central African Republic CAF 693 812 962 1104 1309 1532
Chad TCD 639 847 1003 1230 1495 1877
Chile CHL 8104 9051 9951 10912 11994 13036
China CHN 161439 195780 246140 316554 362147 409318
Christmas Island CXR No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Cocos (Keeling) Islands CCK No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Colombia COL 15406 18177 21211 24304 27673 31115
Comoros COM 68 90 116 147 185 234
Congo COG 504 684 914 1191 1520 1887
Cook Islands COK 10 10 10 11 11 12
Costa Rica CRI 813 985 1181 1396 1663 1923
Cote d'Ivoire CIV 2168 2931 3951 5070 6229 7430
Croatia HRV 1923 2193 2339 2439 2586 2685
Cuba CUB 5975 6614 7193 7833 8179 8433
Cyprus CYP 264 281 315 350 402 445
Czech Republic CZE 6368 7671 7729 7709 7696 7673
Democratic People's Republic of Korea PRK 9082 9785 10674 11655 12632 13406
Democratic Republic of the Congo COD 6829 7723 8746 10323 12867 15437
Denmark DNK 4139 4288 4311 4359 4449 4538
Djibouti DJI 144 237 274 404 448 527
Dominica DMA 40 47 48 48 49 50
Dominican Republic DOM 2286 2876 3517 4116 4757 5442
Ecuador ECU 2929 3742 4658 5655 6910 8258
Egypt EGY 16896 19162 21840 24794 27524 30684
El Salvador SLV 1665 1908 2037 2244 2552 2926
Equatorial Guinea GNQ 61 59 93 126 169 220
Eritrea ERI 255 322 400 490 545 684
Estonia EST 968 1027 1075 1117 1037 956
Ethiopia ETH 3118 3692 4747 6366 8529 11072
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) FLK 1 1 1 2 2 2
Faroe Islands FRO 11 13 14 16 16 18
Fiji FJI 211 240 273 301 349 402
Finland FIN 2747 2858 2932 3062 3289 3481
France FRA 38470 39494 40745 41984 43430 44784
French Guiana GUF 39 48 64 87 106 129
French Polynesia PYF 73 86 100 110 117 123
French Southern and Antarctic Territories ATF No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Gabon GAB 237 343 475 637 818 1001
Gambia GMB 93 126 169 239 323 423
Georgia GEO 2429 2618 2850 3058 3120 3194
Germany DEU 63883 64666 65255 67756 70637 71765
Ghana GHA 2970 3422 4236 5132 6210 7413
Gibraltar GIB 25 26 27 27 27 27
Glorioso Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Greece GRC 5003 5564 5802 5974 6189 6377
Greenland GRL 37 38 41 44 45 46
Grenada GRD 30 29 30 31 33 35
Guadeloupe GLP 272 289 338 385 407 427
Guam GUM 31 42 46 51 55 61
Guatemala GTM 2209 2551 2925 3333 3851 4520
Guernsey   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Guinea GIN 665 896 1191 1578 2141 2675
Guinea-Bissau GNB 101 129 155 189 234 284
Guyana GUY 220 232 238 243 263 291
Haiti HTI 1068 1292 1612 2037 2452 2907
Heard Island & McDonald Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Holy See VAT 1 1 1 1 1 1
Honduras HND 968 1245 1577 2036 2672 3382
Howland Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Hungary HUN 5561 6093 6295 6426 6435 6379
Iceland ISL 189 201 216 231 245 258
India IND 132209 159126 185764 215446 248463 286538
Indonesia IDN 26107 33376 43469 55837 70354 86746
Iran (Islamic Republic of) IRN 15328 19397 26000 32899 38132 43323
Iraq IRQ 6766 8485 10462 12400 14936 17623
Ireland IRL 1703 1881 1992 2000 2090 2244
Isle of Man IMY 31 44 47 50 53 58
Israel ISR 2908 3335 3684 4076 4852 5509
Italy ITA 36369 37585 37804 37832 38162 38545
Jamaica JAM 888 998 1130 1220 1327 1445
Japan JPN 84424 89007 92682 95618 97994 100152
Jarvis Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Jersey   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Johnston Atoll   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Jordan JOR 1071 1333 1735 2213 3034 3646
Juan De Nova Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Kazakhstan KAZ 7379 8056 8847 9543 9369 9121
Kenya KEN 1752 2635 3914 5681 7812 10151
Kiribati KIR 17 19 22 25 28 33
Kuwait KWT 843 1240 1613 2053 1640 1868
Kyrgyzstan KGZ 1250 1389 1533 1644 1592 1639
Lao People's Democratic Republic LAO 345 430 565 748 970 1240
Latvia LVA 1606 1713 1800 1877 1736 1670
Lebanon LBN 1854 1967 2118 2285 2773 3136
Lesotho LSO 132 183 251 338 449 570
Liberia LBR 488 657 862 900 859 1308
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya LBY 1490 2109 2904 3526 4056 4634
Liechtenstein LIE 5 5 5 6 6 7
Lithuania LTU 1839 2089 2308 2524 2530 2528
Luxembourg LUX 265 287 304 330 365 400
Macau, China MAC 247 247 302 367 411 439
Madagascar MDG 1272 1656 2164 2810 3654 4727
Malawi MWI 404 563 754 1255 1844 2816
Malaysia MYS 4621 5781 7196 8887 10749 12753
Maldives MDV 25 35 47 56 64 76
Mali MLI 999 1265 1620 2089 2661 3405
Malta MLT 245 269 294 315 337 353
Marshall Islands MHL 18 18 24 29 33 37
Martinique MTQ 234 260 293 326 347 364
Mauritania MRT 278 425 618 867 1165 1537
Mauritius MUS 387 410 421 428 451 480
Mayotte MYT No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Mexico MEX 37104 44794 52521 60337 66895 73561
Micronesia (Federated States of) FSM 17 18 21 25 29 35
Midway Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Moldova, Republic of MDA 1374 1604 1855 2047 2000 1980
Monaco MCO 25 27 28 30 32 33
Mongolia MNG 705 866 1050 1285 1467 1609
Montserrat MSR 1 1 2 2 2 1
Morocco MAR 6524 7966 9810 11869 14178 16762
Mozambique MOZ 890 1545 2553 3629 5507 7354
Myanmar MMR 7208 8090 8918 9967 11443 13226
Namibia NAM 186 226 274 366 453 543
Nauru NRU 7 7 8 9 11 12
Nepal NPL 657 946 1263 1615 2105 2742
Netherlands NLD 12081 12508 12825 13262 13758 14182
Netherlands Antilles ANT 113 118 123 128 142 152
New Caledonia NCL 68 80 91 105 135 166
New Zealand NZL 2553 2593 2718 2846 3074 3242
Nicaragua NIC 1221 1468 1758 2030 2412 2845
Niger NER 510 708 940 1241 1658 2231
Nigeria NGA 12843 17303 22739 30083 39215 50099
Niue NIU 1 1 1 1 1 1
Norfolk Island NFK No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Northern Mariana Islands MNP 8 9 10 23 31 38
Norway NOR 2733 2880 2961 3054 3213 3374
Occupied Palestinian Territory PSE 1092 1332 1644 2014 2482 3019
Oman OMN 173 356 663 1108 1628 2132
Pakistan PAK 18553 22826 28322 35030 42411 52265
Palau PLW 7 8 9 11 12 14
Panama PAN 844 983 1129 1287 1447 1608
Papua New Guinea PNG 310 384 467 564 685 837
Paracel Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Paraguay PRY 1037 1298 1624 2055 2530 3078
Peru PER 9324 11191 13040 14861 16684 18682
Philippines PHL 14960 18013 23319 29788 36904 44333
Pitcairn Island PCN No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Poland POL 18844 20669 22321 23552 24585 25325
Portugal PRT 2519 2871 3724 4623 5593 6450
Puerto Rico PRI 1846 2138 2338 2515 2725 2944
Qatar QAT 142 196 314 407 468 523
Republic of Korea KOR 16935 21693 26483 31638 35153 38280
Reunion REU 237 277 330 386 449 511
Romania ROM 9815 10901 11681 12439 12452 12610
Russian Federation RUS 89130 96784 103053 109736 112439 113047
Rwanda RWA 175 243 296 359 284 472
Saint Helena SHN 1 1 2 3 4 4
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA 16 16 15 14 14 13
Saint Lucia LCA 40 42 45 49 52 56
Saint Pierre and Miquelon SPM 5 5 5 6 6 6
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT 19 27 34 43 53 62
Samoa WSM 32 33 33 34 33 34
San Marino SMR 14 17 19 21 22 24
Sao Tome and Principe STP 22 29 36 45 54 64
Saudi Arabia SAU 4235 6329 8885 12089 14152 17437
Senegal SEN 1644 1977 2391 2931 3635 4465
Seychelles SYC 20 26 31 37 45 51
Sierra Leone SLE 627 780 964 1218 1359 1612
Singapore SGP 2263 2414 2709 3016 3476 4018
Slovakia SVK 2193 2568 2786 2970 3057 3099
Slovenia SVN 739 879 933 967 997 1002
Solomon Islands SLB 18 24 34 47 64 88
Somalia SOM 881 1440 1539 1733 1881 2414
South Africa ZAF 12379 13980 15833 17752 19736 21828
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Spain ESP 24775 27330 28548 29635 30399 30970
Spratly Islands   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Sri Lanka LKA 2973 3154 3319 3626 3987 4466
Sudan SDN 3150 3863 5024 6602 8749 11225
Suriname SUR 180 195 231 263 288 310
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands SJM No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Swaziland SWZ 67 100 141 183 209 244
Sweden SWE 6775 6906 6939 7112 7335 7365
Switzerland CHE 3531 3602 3810 4080 4819 4854
Syrian Arab Republic SYR 3355 4065 5032 6218 7424 8823
Taiwan TWN No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Tajikistan TJK 1222 1356 1516 1681 1579 1674
Thailand THA 6201 7823 9047 10236 11746 13566
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia MKD 848 960 1018 1104 1176 1261
Togo TGO 369 577 789 984 1180 1507
Tokelau TKL No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Tonga TON 21 25 28 31 34 38
Trinidad and Tobago TTO 637 683 780 840 905 959
Tunisia TUN 2828 3321 3946 4722 5536 6195
Turkey TUR 16650 19554 26431 34332 42553 50201
Turkmenistan TKM 1200 1348 1486 1654 1873 2122
Turks and Caicos Islands TCA 3 3 4 5 6 8
Tuvalu TUV 2 2 3 4 4 5
Uganda UGA 895 1098 1440 1931 2513 3309
Ukraine UKR 28576 30877 32959 34715 34732 33706
United Arab Emirates ARE 330 726 1193 1630 1971 2239
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland GBR 49872 50021 50393 51287 52276 53176
United Republic of Tanzania TZA 1634 2788 3900 5417 8303 11554
United States of America USA 162262 169809 180685 191592 204514 218654
United States Virgin Islands VIR 42 43 44 46 51 56
Uruguay URY 2351 2482 2624 2755 2896 3047
Uzbekistan UZB 5467 6508 7397 8227 8772 9181
Vanuatu VUT 16 21 24 27 33 39
Venezuela VEN 9653 11982 14036 16382 18677 21004
Viet Nam VNM 9019 10177 11581 13017 14131 15393
Wake Island   No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Wallis and Futuna WLF 0 0 0 0 0 0
Western Sahara ESH 62 104 132 156 198 240
Yemen YEM 1160 1578 2142 2642 3515 4532
Yugoslavia YUG 3907 4409 4796 5169 5421 5508
Zambia ZMB 1741 2332 2735 3171 3613 4127
Zimbabwe ZWE 1196 1591 2171 2908 3649 4457

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