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Russia: Percent urban population: For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for Russia from 1960 to 2017. The average value for Russia during that period was 69.2 percent with a minumum of 53.73 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 74.29 percent in 2017. 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 Russia 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.