* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Percent urban population, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 196 countries was 60.56 percent.The highest value was in Bermuda: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Papua New Guinea: 13.35 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
100.00
100.00
100.00
100.00
100.00
100.00
100.00
99.24
98.08
97.50
95.51
94.74
93.90
93.58
92.59
92.24
92.11
91.78
91.45
91.42
90.09
89.51
88.93
88.28
88.12
87.98
87.92
87.73
87.07
87.05
86.70
86.28
86.24
85.52
84.29
83.90
83.25
82.97
82.66
82.54
81.56
81.43
81.41
80.99
80.97
80.81
80.77
80.73
80.69
79.71
79.48
78.30
78.25
78.06
77.46
77.45
77.16
76.72
76.11
75.87
75.69
74.75
74.35
74.06
73.92
73.73
73.44
73.10
71.94
71.52
71.09
71.04
70.89
70.88
70.12
69.61
69.57
69.23
68.66
68.41
68.32
68.05
67.83
67.49
67.35
66.82
66.82
66.65
66.31
66.15
64.17
64.01
63.65
63.53
63.31
62.58
62.38
62.18
62.11
61.43
60.04
59.45
59.01
58.75
58.48
58.36
57.67
57.56
57.55
57.55
57.35
57.25
57.09
56.64
56.45
56.40
56.31
55.59
55.47
55.33
55.12
54.19
53.76
53.21
53.03
52.52
52.09
52.03
51.96
51.84
51.71
51.43
50.42
49.02
48.42
48.12
47.41
46.14
46.03
45.64
44.63
44.20
43.91
43.70
42.92
42.85
42.80
42.78
42.40
42.32
42.20
40.76
40.67
38.53
38.18
37.91
37.34
37.17
37.07
36.88
36.86
36.54
36.29
35.25
35.23
34.93
32.24
31.19
31.14
30.61
29.38
29.03
28.00
27.51
26.79
26.03
25.52
24.95
24.67
24.43
24.23
24.17
23.52
23.10
22.93
21.69
20.58
18.84
18.71
17.89
17.43
17.43
16.63
14.42
13.71
13.35
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