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

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Singapore 94.97% 2009
2 Kuwait 79.79% 2009
3 Puerto Rico 68.81% 2009
4 Australia 58.88% 2009
5 Israel 57.05% 2009
6 Japan 49.24% 2009
7 Uruguay 48.81% 2009
8 Lebanon 45.21% 2009
9 United States 44.64% 2009
10 Canada 43.72% 2009
11 Saudi Arabia 41% 2009
12 Brazil 40.31% 2009
13 Portugal 39.06% 2009
14 Panama 38.98% 2009
15 Argentina 38.95% 2009
16 Colombia 37.26% 2009
17 Mexico 36.4% 2009
18 Armenia 36.01% 2009
19 Congo, Republic of the 35.09% 2009
20 Chile 34.67% 2009
21 South Africa 33.5% 2009
22 United Arab Emirates 33.01% 2009
23 Bolivia 32.71% 2009
24 Ecuador 32.55% 2009
25 Venezuela 32.2% 2009
26 Syria 32.18% 2009
27 New Zealand 31.5% 2009
28 Paraguay 31.14% 2009
29 Costa Rica 30.91% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 30.17% 2009
30 Peru 30.07% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 29.16% 2009
31 Greece 28.82% 2009
32 Liberia 28.73% 2007
33 Turkey 27.92% 2009
34 Haiti 26.34% 2009
35 Georgia 26.17% 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 26% 2009
36 United Kingdom 25.66% 2009
37 El Salvador 24.89% 2009
38 Ireland 24.36% 2009
39 Togo 24.06% 2009
40 Spain 23.48% 2009
41 France 22.92% 2009
42 Iraq 22.71% 2009
43 Azerbaijan 22.21% 2009
44 Senegal 22.15% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 21.82% 2009
45 Nicaragua 21.36% 2005
46 Denmark 21.23% 2009
47 Dominican Republic 21.19% 2009
48 Finland 20.73% 2009
49 Austria 20.25% 2009
50 Cameroon 19.43% 2009
51 Cuba 19.1% 2009
52 Cote d'Ivoire 19.02% 2009
53 Belarus 19.01% 2009
54 Morocco 18.94% 2009
55 Jordan 18.28% 2009
56 Russia 18.09% 2009
57 Pakistan 18.08% 2009
58 Belgium 17.54% 2009
59 China 17.49% 2009
60 European Union 17.24% 2009
61 Democratic Republic of the Congo 17.12% 2009
62 Libya 17.06% 2009
63 Italy 17.02% 2009
64 Hungary 17.01% 2009
65 Ghana 16.96% 2009
66 Guinea 15.87% 2009
67 Bulgaria 15.71% 2009
68 Serbia and Montenegro 15.24% 2009
69 Nigeria 14.85% 2009
70 Somalia 14.81% 2009
71 Switzerland 14.79% 2009
72 Philippines 14.06% 2009
South Asia average (profile) 13.88% 2009
73 Sweden 13.75% 2009
74 Ukraine 13.6% 2009
75 Honduras 13.4% 2009
76 Zimbabwe 12.83% 2009
77 Bangladesh 12.76% 2009
78 India 12.68% 2009
79 Mali 12.51% 2009
80 Netherlands 12.41% 2009
81 Vietnam 12.13% 2009
82 Afghanistan 11.99% 2009
83 Sudan 11.88% 2009
84 Burkina Faso 11.28% 2009
85 Czech Republic 11.08% 2009
86 Zambia 10.92% 2009
87 Burma 10.53% 2009
88 Cambodia 10.26% 2009
89 Thailand 10.18% 2009
90 Malaysia 9.34% 2009
91 Madagascar 9.25% 2009
92 Indonesia 9.12% 2009
93 Romania 9% 2009
94 Kazakhstan 8.56% 2009
95 Kenya 8.48% 2009
96 Germany 8% 2009
97 Uzbekistan 7.93% 2009
98 Algeria 7.85% 2009
99 Guatemala 7.66% 2009
100 Tanzania 7.33% 2009
101 Mozambique 6.94% 2009
102 Niger 6.57% 2009
103 Uganda 4.69% 2009
104 Poland 4.48% 2009
105 Ethiopia 3.46% 2009

Citation

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

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