Belize 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.
  • Belize urban population for 2020 was 183,005, a 2.22% increase from 2019.
  • Belize urban population for 2019 was 179,038, a 2.22% increase from 2018.
  • Belize urban population for 2018 was 175,155, a 2.22% increase from 2017.
  • Belize urban population for 2017 was 171,357, a 2.24% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Belize Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 183,005 46.03 2.19%
2019 179,038 45.87 2.19%
2018 175,155 45.72 2.19%
2017 171,357 45.60 2.22%
2016 167,603 45.50 2.25%
2015 163,882 45.41 2.27%
2014 160,198 45.34 2.31%
2013 156,543 45.28 2.33%
2012 152,932 45.25 2.36%
2011 149,359 45.23 2.38%
2010 145,844 45.23 2.41%
2009 142,366 45.25 2.48%
2008 138,874 45.26 2.53%
2007 135,398 45.28 2.57%
2006 131,964 45.30 2.58%
2005 128,597 45.31 2.56%
2004 125,345 45.33 2.56%
2003 122,178 45.35 2.61%
2002 119,029 45.36 2.79%
2001 115,752 45.38 3.05%
2000 112,274 45.40 3.02%
1999 108,931 45.58 3.26%
1998 105,437 45.79 3.38%
1997 101,931 46.00 3.18%
1996 98,741 46.21 2.73%
1995 96,082 46.43 2.13%
1994 94,057 46.64 1.58%
1993 92,583 46.85 1.23%
1992 91,447 47.06 1.20%
1991 90,352 47.27 1.48%
1990 89,023 47.47 1.80%
1989 87,433 47.66 2.05%
1988 85,655 47.85 2.26%
1987 83,744 48.04 2.37%
1986 81,780 48.23 2.39%
1985 79,852 48.42 2.42%
1984 77,942 48.61 2.47%
1983 76,042 48.80 2.43%
1982 74,216 48.99 2.23%
1981 72,580 49.18 1.96%
1980 71,169 49.37 1.66%
1979 69,997 49.54 1.34%
1978 69,064 49.70 1.12%
1977 68,295 49.85 1.04%
1976 67,588 50.01 1.08%
1975 66,860 50.17 1.17%
1974 66,084 50.33 1.23%
1973 65,278 50.49 1.36%
1972 64,397 50.65 1.56%
1971 63,402 50.81 1.80%
1970 62,269 50.96 1.88%
1969 61,111 51.24 2.12%
1968 59,830 51.55 2.33%
1967 58,450 51.86 2.43%
1966 57,047 52.17 2.40%
1965 55,693 52.48 2.33%
1964 54,410 52.79 2.27%
1963 53,189 53.10 2.23%
1962 52,017 53.41 2.22%
1961 50,873 53.72 2.25%
1960 49,742 54.03 %