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People > Urban and rural > Population living in urban agglomerations per thousand people: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total population living in urban agglomerations. An urban agglomeration should not be confused with a metropolitan area, whereas an agglomeration refers to multiple connected urban cities, while a metropolitan area refers to a central urban area with outlying suburban cities and districts. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 The Bahamas 708.06 2000
2 Iceland 634 2012
3 New Caledonia 603.16 1996
4 Qatar 523.13 2008
5 French Polynesia 509.58 2002
6 Suriname 492.4 2004
7 Kiribati 445.58 2005
8 Mongolia 425.51 2010
9 Lebanon 408.7 1970
10 Gabon 408.18 1993
11 Faeroe Islands 393.94 2008
12 Guyana 374.5 2001
13 Sao Tome and Principe 352.35 2001
14 Seychelles 319.47 1997
15 Andorra 285.17 2011
16 Montenegro 243.26 2011
17 Ireland 242.67 2011
18 Austria 227.53 2001
19 Jamaica 223.66 1991
20 Moldova 221.27 2011
21 Fiji 214.08 1996
22 Sweden 209.68 2006
23 Senegal 205.49 1999
24 Nicaragua 166.61 2005
25 Botswana 158.21 2001
26 San Marino 156.06 2003
27 Switzerland 151.19 2011
28 Bhutan 121.74 2005
29 Namibia 120.92 2001
30 Czech Republic 120.88 2011
31 Laos 120.59 2005
32 Japan 98.43 2005
33 New Zealand 89.24 2012
34 Yemen 89.12 2004
35 Malawi 88.89 2003
36 Mozambique 82.27 1997
37 Paraguay 59.87 2002
38 Slovenia 52.86 2011
39 Chile 50.8 2002
40 Dominican Republic 46.77 2010
41 Kyrgyzstan 46.25 2012
42 Bulgaria 39.98 2003
43 Belarus 38.47 2011
44 Mexico 37.62 2010
45 Guinea 34.93 1996
46 Netherlands 28.14 2011
47 Costa Rica 26.59 2011
48 Canada 21.17 2011
49 Ecuador 20.37 2010
50 Kazakhstan 18.57 2009
51 Serbia 17.02 2011
52 Spain 16.67 2001
53 Hungary 12.74 2011
54 El Salvador 11.68 2007
55 Belgium 10.07 2009
56 Malaysia 9.1 2010
57 Burkina Faso 9.04 2006
58 Australia 7.27 2011
59 Greenland 5.64 2010
60 France 4.92 1999
61 Nigeria 3.86 1991
62 Argentina 3.07 2013
63 Ukraine 2.64 2012
64 United Kingdom 2.33 2001
65 Colombia 2.32 2005
66 Bangladesh 2.1 2001
67 Thailand 1.8 2010
68 United States 1.52 2000
69 Russia 1.23 2011
70 Brazil 0.536 2010
71 India 0.0995 2001
72 Liechtenstein 0.0 2010

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Urban and rural > Population living in urban agglomerations per thousand people", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Urban-and-rural/Population-living-in-urban-agglomerations-per-thousand-people

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