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People > Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million > % of total population: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population). Population in urban agglomerations of more than one million is the percentage of a country's population living in metropolitan areas that in 2000 had a population of more than one million people.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Hong Kong 100% 2012
2 Singapore 97.89% 2012
3 Kuwait 75.77% 2012
4 Puerto Rico 67.55% 2012
5 Australia 60.11% 2012
6 Israel 57.09% 2012
7 Japan 50.51% 2012
8 Uruguay 49.7% 2012
9 United States 47.81% 2012
10 South Korea 47.15% 2012
11 Lebanon 46.39% 2012
12 Canada 44.39% 2012
13 Mongolia 43.97% 2012
14 Saudi Arabia 42.98% 2012
15 Portugal 40.42% 2012
16 Brazil 40.41% 2012
17 Argentina 40.31% 2012
18 Panama 38.52% 2012
19 Colombia 38.38% 2012
20 Republic of the Congo 38.16% 2012
21 Armenia 37.87% 2012
22 Mexico 35.87% 2012
23 Chile 35.01% 2012
24 South Africa 34.9% 2012
25 Bolivia 33.64% 2012
26 New Zealand 33.47% 2012
27 Venezuela 33.34% 2012
28 Turkey 33.03% 2012
29 Syria 32.98% 2012
30 Paraguay 32.96% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 32.83% 2012
31 Costa Rica 32.41% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 31.05% 2012
32 Angola 31.01% 2012
33 Peru 31% 2012
34 Greece 30.57% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 29.96% 2012
35 Liberia 29.59% 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 29.08% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 28.52% 2012
36 Iraq 27.09% 2012
37 Spain 26.75% 2012
38 El Salvador 25.98% 2012
39 United Kingdom 25.93% 2012
40 Ecuador 25.6% 2012
41 Ireland 24.95% 2012
42 Georgia 24.9% 2012
43 Iran 24.49% 2012
44 Togo 23.99% 2012
45 Azerbaijan 23.45% 2012
46 Cameroon 23.36% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 23.1% 2012
47 Senegal 22.95% 2012
48 Nicaragua 22.86% 2012
49 United Arab Emirates 22.81% 2012
50 France 22.56% 2012
51 Cote d'Ivoire 22.4% 2012
52 Haiti 22.34% 2012
53 China 21.83% 2012
54 Denmark 21.81% 2012
55 Dominican Republic 21.73% 2012
56 Finland 21.16% 2012
57 Austria 20.48% 2012
58 Russia 19.88% 2012
59 Belarus 19.81% 2012
60 Egypt 19.8% 2012
61 Pakistan 19.2% 2012
62 Jordan 19.15% 2012
63 Ghana 18.82% 2012
64 Morocco 18.76% 2012
65 Democratic Republic of the Congo 18.74% 2012
66 Cuba 18.68% 2012
67 Libya 18.58% 2012
68 European Union 17.95% 2012
69 Belgium 17.63% 2012
70 Hungary 17.56% 2012
71 Italy 16.79% 2012
72 Somalia 16.41% 2012
73 Guinea 16.32% 2012
failed states average (profile) 16.16% 2012
74 Bulgaria 16.09% 2012
75 Serbia 15.76% 2012
76 Nigeria 15.76% 2012
77 Switzerland 15.08% 2012
78 Bangladesh 14.95% 2012
79 Thailand 14.9% 2012
80 Sweden 14.8% 2012
South Asia average (profile) 14.39% 2012
81 Mali 14.29% 2012
82 Honduras 14.23% 2012
83 Philippines 14.2% 2012
84 Ukraine 13.79% 2012
85 Zambia 13.43% 2012
86 Malaysia 13.38% 2012
87 Burkina Faso 13.32% 2012
88 Burma 12.81% 2012
89 India 12.71% 2012
90 Netherlands 12.46% 2012
91 Czech Republic 12.23% 2012
92 North Korea 11.56% 2012
93 Zimbabwe 11.54% 2012
94 Vietnam 10.93% 2012
95 Cambodia 10.71% 2012
96 Afghanistan 10.69% 2012
97 Yemen 10.68% 2012
98 Sudan 9.92% 2012
99 Madagascar 9.38% 2012
100 Germany 9.36% 2012
101 Romania 9.1% 2012
102 Chad 9% 2012
103 Indonesia 8.88% 2012
104 Kazakhstan 8.63% 2012
105 Kenya 8.12% 2012
106 Guatemala 8.06% 2012
107 Niger 8.01% 2012
108 Tanzania 7.91% 2012
109 Algeria 7.76% 2012
110 Uzbekistan 7.58% 2012
111 Uganda 4.81% 2012
112 Mozambique 4.7% 2012
113 Poland 4.49% 2012
114 Ethiopia 3.33% 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million > % of total population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Population-in-urban-agglomerations-of-more-than-1-million/%-of-total-population

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