Nepal: Percent urban population: For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for Nepal from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Nepal during that period was 9.48 percent with a minumum of 3.48 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 19 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 Nepal 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.