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Sub-Regional Urban Population - Percent of Total Population (Projection)

Variable: Urban Population - Percent of Total Population
Units: Percent
Data Source: World Urbanization Prospects: The 1999 Revision
Data Provider: United Nations Population Division/Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Years: 1950, 1955, , 2030
Copyright c 2001 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

GEO REGION
GEO SUBREGION
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
2005
Africa Central Africa 28.1 29.3 30.3 31.7 33.4 35.6 38.1
Africa Eastern Africa 10.2 11.9 13.5 15.5 18.0 20.3 22.8
Africa Northern Africa 38.5 40.3 42.5 45.2 47.8 50.5 53.2
Africa Southern Africa 25.3 27.8 29.8 32.2 35.5 39.1 42.5
Africa Western Africa 22.6 25.7 29.0 32.4 36.1 39.9 43.5
Africa Western Indian Ocean 20.5 22.4 24.5 26.8 29.4 32.2 35.2
Asia + Pacific Australia + New Zealand 85.3 85.4 85.2 85.0 84.8 84.9 85.1
Asia + Pacific Central Asia 44.2 45.2 45.4 44.9 43.0 41.8 41.8
Asia + Pacific NW Pacific + East Asia 25.0 27.1 30.1 34.0 36.1 38.2 40.5
Asia + Pacific South Asia 21.3 23.4 25.0 26.6 28.2 30.1 32.3
Asia + Pacific South East Asia 22.3 24.4 27.1 30.2 33.5 37.1 40.7
Asia + Pacific South Pacific 20.3 21.5 22.4 23.5 24.8 26.4 28.2
Europe Central Europe 49.1 52.4 56.1 59.8 63.3 66.3 69.0
Europe Eastern Europe 62.4 65.8 68.2 70.4 71.9 73.4 74.9
Europe Western Europe 74.9 75.9 76.7 77.5 78.6 79.5 80.5
Latin America + Caribbean Caribbean 50.9 54.1 56.8 59.2 61.2 63.0 64.9
Latin America + Caribbean Meso America 57.1 60.1 62.9 65.3 66.2 67.3 68.4
Latin America + Caribbean South America 64.1 68.0 71.4 74.5 77.4 79.8 81.8
North America North America 73.9 73.9 74.7 75.3 76.2 77.2 78.3
Polar Antarctic No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data No Data
Polar Arctic 74.4 76.0 77.8 79.4 80.9 82.0 83.2
West Asia Arabian Peninsula 41.6 48.8 55.3 60.1 60.8 62.4 63.4
West Asia Mashriq 57.9 61.3 64.1 66.5 69.1 71.4 73.5

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