Albania Urban Population 1960-2021

Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Albania urban population for 2020 was 1,762,579, a 0.86% increase from 2019.
  • Albania urban population for 2019 was 1,747,593, a 1.08% increase from 2018.
  • Albania urban population for 2018 was 1,728,969, a 1.33% increase from 2017.
  • Albania urban population for 2017 was 1,706,345, a 1.55% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Armenia 1,876,112
Albania 1,762,579
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Albania Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 1,762,579 62.11 0.85%
2019 1,747,593 61.23 1.07%
2018 1,728,969 60.32 1.32%
2017 1,706,345 59.38 1.54%
2016 1,680,247 58.42 1.54%
2015 1,654,503 57.43 1.48%
2014 1,630,119 56.42 1.65%
2013 1,603,505 55.39 1.74%
2012 1,575,788 54.33 1.85%
2011 1,546,929 53.25 1.79%
2010 1,519,519 52.16 1.61%
2009 1,495,260 51.08 1.47%
2008 1,473,392 49.99 1.44%
2007 1,452,398 48.90 1.49%
2006 1,430,886 47.82 1.66%
2005 1,407,298 46.73 1.83%
2004 1,381,828 45.65 1.97%
2003 1,354,848 44.57 2.06%
2002 1,327,220 43.50 2.18%
2001 1,298,584 42.44 0.71%
2000 1,289,391 41.74 0.74%
1999 1,279,853 41.17 0.76%
1998 1,270,214 40.60 0.77%
1997 1,260,414 40.04 0.79%
1996 1,250,518 39.47 0.81%
1995 1,240,399 38.91 0.82%
1994 1,230,218 38.35 0.84%
1993 1,219,882 37.80 0.86%
1992 1,209,490 37.25 0.88%
1991 1,198,912 36.70 0.14%
1990 1,197,222 36.43 2.54%
1989 1,167,160 36.16 3.44%
1988 1,127,722 35.89 2.64%
1987 1,098,349 35.62 2.76%
1986 1,068,501 35.35 2.69%
1985 1,040,127 35.08 2.82%
1984 1,011,235 34.82 2.87%
1983 982,645 34.55 2.89%
1982 954,645 34.29 2.88%
1981 927,513 34.02 2.78%
1980 902,120 33.76 2.83%
1979 876,974 33.50 2.58%
1978 854,618 33.30 2.67%
1977 832,109 33.11 2.81%
1976 809,052 32.91 2.81%
1975 786,668 32.71 2.90%
1974 764,166 32.52 2.90%
1973 742,333 32.32 2.96%
1972 720,649 32.13 3.10%
1971 698,647 31.93 3.03%
1970 677,801 31.74 3.16%
1969 656,733 31.55 3.22%
1968 635,924 31.45 3.07%
1967 616,687 31.37 2.86%
1966 599,300 31.30 2.86%
1965 582,374 31.23 2.98%
1964 565,248 31.16 3.11%
1963 547,928 31.09 3.18%
1962 530,766 31.02 3.29%
1961 513,592 30.94 3.89%
1960 493,982 30.71 %