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World Urban Population

The map of World Urban Population shows the percentage of total urban population in a particular country.


World Urban Population Map in 2000
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Urban Population Map shows a World Political Map where the countries have been colored according to the percentage of total urban population in a particular country.

Argentina, Chile, Venezuela, Australia, Greenland, Spain, Oman, Germany, New Zealand etc are some countries where over 80% of the population is urban. In countries such as USA, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Brazil, Russia, Mongolia and Saudi Arabia over 60-80% of the population is urban. Algeria, Morocco, Kazakhstan, Malaysia etc are some countries where 40-60% of the population is urban. India, China, Pakistan, Yemen, Zaire, Namibia, Madagascar, Sudan etc are countries where 20-40% of the population is urban. United States and United Kingdom have very high urbanization level. Australia is one of the most urbanized countries in the world.

  Urban Population of World in %  
CountryYEAR1961YEAR1970YEAR1980YEAR1990YEAR2000YEAR2012
Afghanistan81116182124
Albania313234364254
Algeria324044526174
American Samoa677074818993
Andorra618092959287
Angola111524374960
Anguilla000000
Antarctica000000
Antigua and Barbuda393435353230
Argentina747983879093
Armenia526066676564
Aruba515150504747
Ashmore and Cartier Islands000000
Australia828586858789
Austria656565666668
Azerbaijan525053545154
Bahrain828486888889
Baker Island000000
Bangladesh5815202429
Barbados373840333845
Belarus344456667075
Belgium939495969798
Belize545149474845
Benin101727343846
Bermuda100100100100100100
Bhutan4610162536
Bolivia374045566267
Bosnia and Herzegovina202736394349
Botswana3816425362
Bouvet Island000000
Brazil475665748185
British Indian Ocean Territory000000
British Virgin Islands000000
Brunei456260667176
Bulgaria395262666974
Burkina Faso569141827
Burma000000
Burundi2246811
Cambodia10169161920
Cameroon152032404653
Canada707676777981
Cape Verde172024445363
Cayman Islands100100100100100100
Central African Republic212734373839
Chad71219212222
Chile697581838689
China171719263652
Christmas Island000000
Clipperton Island000000
Cocos (Keeling) Islands000000
Colombia465562687276
Comoros131923282828
Congo323948545964
Democratic Republic of the Congo233029282935
Cook Islands000000
Coral Sea Islands000000
Costa Rica353943515965
Cote D'Ivoire192837394452
Croatia314050545658
Cuba596068737675
Cyprus364159676971
Czech Republic606475757473
Denmark748084858587
Djibouti516272767777
Dominica294763686767
Dominican Republic314051556270
Timor-Leste101316212429
Ecuador343947556068
Egypt384244434344
Egypt-Sudan (Disputed)000000
El Salvador383944495965
Equatorial Guinea262728353940
Eritrea101314161822
Estonia586570716970
Ethiopia7910131517
Europa Island000000
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)000000
Faroe Islands000000
Federated States of Micronesia232526262223
Fiji303538424853
Finland566472798284
France637173747786
French Guiana000000
French Polynesia445557565251
French Southern and Antarctic Lands000000
Gabon193255698086
Georgia444852555353
Germany717273737374
Ghana242931364453
Gibraltar000000
Glorioso Islands000000
Greece445358596062
Greenland607376808285
Grenada313233333639
Guadeloupe000000
Guam516294919393
Guatemala323637414550
Guernsey000000
Guinea111624283136
Guinea-Bissau141518283645
Guyana292930302928
Haiti162021293655
Heard Island and McDonald Islands000000
Honduras232935404553
Hong Kong858891100100100
Howland Island000000
Hungary566064666570
Iceland818588919294
India182023262832
Indonesia151722314251
Iran344150566469
Iraq445666706866
Ireland465255575963
Isle of Man555652525251
Israel788489909192
Israel-Palestine Disputed(Gaza Strip)000000
Israel-Palestine Disputed(West Bank)000000
Italy606467676769
Jamaica354147495252
Jan Mayen000000
Japan647276777992
Jarvis Island000000
Jersey000000
Johnston Atoll000000
Jordan525660728083
Juan De Nova Island000000
Kazakhstan455054565654
Kenya81016172024
Kingman Reef000000
Kiribati172432354344
Kosovo000000
Kuwait768695989898
Kyrgyzstan353739383535
Laos81012152235
Latvia546167696868
Lebanon445974838687
Lesotho4911142028
Liberia192635414449
Libya295070767678
Liechtenstein201818171514
Lithuania405061686767
Luxembourg707480818486
Macau959799100100100
Madagascar111419242733
Malawi469121516
Malaysia273342506273
Maldives111222262842
Mali111418232836
Malta909090909295
Marshall Islands375358656872
Martinique000000
Mauritania81527404042
Mauritius344242444342
Mayotte000000
Mexico525966717578
Midway Islands000000
Moldova243240474548
Monaco100100100100100100
Mongolia374552575769
Montenegro202737485963
Montserrat000000
Morocco303441485357
Mozambique4613212931
Namibia182225283239
Nauru000000
Navassa Island000000
Nepal44691317
Netherlands606265697784
Netherlands Antilles000000
New Caledonia395157606262
New Zealand778183858686
Nicaragua404750525558
Niger6913151618
Nigeria172329354250
Niue000000
Norfolk Island000000
North Korea415457585960
Northern Mariana Islands537087909092
Norway516571727680
Oman183048667274
Other000000
Pakistan222528313337
Palau576063707085
Palmyra Atoll000000
Panama424850546676
Papua New Guinea41013151313
Paracel Islands000000
Paraguay363742495562
Peru485765697378
Philippines313337494849
Pitcairn Islands000000
Poland485258616261
Portugal353943485462
Puerto Rico465867729599
Qatar868889939699
Reunion000000
Romania354046535353
Russia556270737374
Rwanda23551419
Saint Helena000000
Saint Kitts and Nevis000000
Saint Lucia000000
Saint Pierre and Miquelon000000
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines000000
Samoa192021212220
San Marino506081909394
Sao Tome and Principe173033445363
Saudi Arabia334966778082
Senegal243036394043
Serbia000505357
Seychelles293949495054
Sierra Leone182329333640
Singapore100100100100100100
Slovakia000000
Slovenia293748505150
Solomon Islands6911141621
Somalia182327303338
South Africa474848525762
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands000000
South Korea294157748083
Spain586673757678
Spratly Islands000000
Sri Lanka172019171615
Suriname474655606570
Svalbard000000
Swaziland41018232321
Sweden738183838485
Switzerland525757737374
Syria000000
Taiwan000000
Tajikistan343734322627
Tanzania5815192227
Thailand202127293134
The Bahamas606773808284
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia000000
The Gambia131928384958
Togo112125293339
Tokelau000000
Tonga182021232324
Trinidad and Tobago17121191114
Tromelin Island000000
Tunisia384351586367
Turkey323844596572
Turkmenistan474847454649
Turks and Caicas Islands485155748594
Tuvalu162230414651
Uganda578111216
Ukraine485562676769
United Arab Emirates747881798085
United Kingdom787778787980
United States of America707474757983
Uruguay808285899193
Uzbekistan343741403736
Vanuatu111215192225
Vatican City000000
Venezuela637279849094
Vietnam151819202432
Virgin Islands000000
Wake Island000000
Wallis and Futuna000000
Western Sahara000000
Yemen91317212633
Zambia193040393540
Zimbabwe131722293439
South Sudan999131718
Sudan111720293233
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