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People > Urban and rural Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

Definitions

  • Females living in cities proper: Total number of females living in cities proper. The UN definition for city proper varies for each country but usually refers to a locality with legal boundaries, some form of local government and does not include its outlying suburbs and districts. Numbers only include cities proper with a population over 100,000.
  • Females living in cities proper per thousand people: Total number of females living in cities proper. The UN definition for city proper varies for each country but usually refers to a locality with legal boundaries, some form of local government and does not include its outlying suburbs and districts. Numbers only include cities proper with a population over 100,000. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Males living in cities proper: Total number of males living in cities proper. The UN definition for city proper varies for each country but usually refers to a locality with legal boundaries, some form of local government and does not include its outlying suburbs and districts. Numbers only include cities proper with a population over 100,000.
  • Males living in cities proper per thousand people: Total number of males living in cities proper. The UN definition for city proper varies for each country but usually refers to a locality with legal boundaries, some form of local government and does not include its outlying suburbs and districts. Numbers only include cities proper with a population over 100,000. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Population living in cities proper: Each city population by sex, city and city type.
STAT Germany United States HISTORY
Females living in cities proper 71,295
Ranked 9th.
103,121
Ranked 24th. 45% more than Germany

Females living in cities proper per thousand people 0.871
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than United States
0.333
Ranked 51st.

Males living in cities proper 62,513
Ranked 9th.
92,855
Ranked 27th. 49% more than Germany

Males living in cities proper per thousand people 0.763
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than United States
0.3
Ranked 51st.

Population living in cities proper 25.69 million
Ranked 1st.
85.41 million
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Germany

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; 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.

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