Mexico: Percent urban population: For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for Mexico from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Mexico during that period was 68.39 percent with a minumum of 50.75 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 79.52 percent in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The data show the percent of the total population that lives in urban areas for Mexico and other countries.
Definition: Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. The data are collected and smoothed by United Nations Population Division.