Chile Urban Population 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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.
  • Chile urban population for 2018 was 16,400,002, a 1.49% increase from 2017.
  • Chile urban population for 2017 was 16,159,787, a 1.51% increase from 2016.
  • Chile urban population for 2016 was 15,918,731, a 1.41% increase from 2015.
  • Chile urban population for 2015 was 15,698,027, a 1.25% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Urban Population
United States 269,114,845
Japan 115,920,900
Germany 64,113,235
United Kingdom 55,450,489
France 53,887,219
Italy 42,566,587
South Korea 42,061,563
Argentina 40,877,099
Spain 37,528,982
Canada 30,169,985
Saudi Arabia 28,255,384
Poland 22,809,156
Australia 21,496,436
Chile 16,400,002
Netherlands 15,764,657
Belgium 11,193,741
Sweden 8,903,252
Greece 8,481,080
UAE 8,332,898
Israel 8,210,230
Czech Republic 7,840,913
Hong Kong 7,451,000
Hungary 6,970,126
Portugal 6,704,840
Switzerland 6,284,953
Singapore 5,638,676
Austria 5,157,557
Denmark 5,094,448
Finland 4,711,421
Norway 4,370,935
New Zealand 4,227,814
Kuwait 4,137,309
Oman 4,082,797
Uruguay 3,288,355
Ireland 3,065,960
Puerto Rico 2,989,960
Slovak Republic 2,926,461
Panama 2,828,119
Qatar 2,757,615
Croatia 2,328,791
Lithuania 1,887,928
Bahrain 1,401,305
Latvia 1,312,784
Slovenia 1,127,565
Estonia 909,825
Cyprus 794,548
Trinidad and Tobago 739,182
Macao 631,636
Luxembourg 552,917
Malta 457,477
Brunei 332,999
Iceland 331,698
Bahamas 320,178
New Caledonia 200,782
French Polynesia 171,700
Guam 157,115
Curacao 142,497
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 102,399
Barbados 89,280
Andorra 67,813
Cayman Islands 64,174
Bermuda 63,968
Seychelles 54,855
Channel Islands 52,708
Northern Mariana Islands 52,114
Greenland 48,639
Aruba 45,948
Isle of Man 44,214
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,654
Monaco 38,682
Turks and Caicos Islands 35,065
Gibraltar 33,718
San Marino 32,848
Antigua and Barbuda 23,685
Faroe Islands 20,400
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,139
Palau 14,313
British Virgin Islands 14,222
Liechtenstein 5,436
Chile Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2018 16,400,002 87.56 1.48%
2017 16,159,787 87.49 1.50%
2016 15,918,731 87.42 1.40%
2015 15,698,027 87.36 1.24%
2014 15,504,104 87.30 1.13%
2013 15,330,437 87.25 1.04%
2012 15,171,189 87.19 1.03%
2011 15,015,959 87.13 1.06%
2010 14,857,033 87.07 1.10%
2009 14,693,852 87.02 1.13%
2008 14,529,334 86.96 1.14%
2007 14,364,739 86.90 1.14%
2006 14,202,578 86.84 1.12%
2005 14,043,851 86.78 1.11%
2004 13,888,984 86.73 1.11%
2003 13,736,101 86.67 1.12%
2002 13,583,639 86.61 1.36%
2001 13,400,181 86.36 1.46%
2000 13,205,623 86.07 1.52%
1999 13,006,347 85.78 1.58%
1998 12,802,517 85.48 1.64%
1997 12,593,719 85.17 1.72%
1996 12,378,988 84.86 1.80%
1995 12,158,303 84.55 1.88%
1994 11,931,317 84.22 1.96%
1993 11,699,244 83.90 2.02%
1992 11,464,830 83.56 1.85%
1991 11,254,775 83.40 1.80%
1990 11,053,911 83.27 1.79%
1989 10,857,443 83.14 1.78%
1988 10,665,396 83.01 1.76%
1987 10,479,088 82.89 1.73%
1986 10,299,541 82.76 1.69%
1985 10,127,419 82.62 1.63%
1984 9,963,495 82.49 1.58%
1983 9,807,277 82.36 1.55%
1982 9,656,548 82.23 1.93%
1981 9,471,539 81.78 2.07%
1980 9,277,421 81.24 2.13%
1979 9,082,123 80.70 2.18%
1978 8,886,413 80.14 2.23%
1977 8,690,709 79.57 2.27%
1976 8,495,997 78.98 2.30%
1975 8,302,886 78.39 2.33%
1974 8,111,311 77.78 2.37%
1973 7,921,011 77.16 2.41%
1972 7,732,140 76.53 2.45%
1971 7,544,840 75.88 2.49%
1970 7,359,558 75.23 2.53%
1969 7,175,381 74.55 2.57%
1968 6,993,121 73.85 2.63%
1967 6,811,425 73.15 2.71%
1966 6,629,130 72.43 2.81%
1965 6,445,199 71.70 2.92%
1964 6,259,549 70.96 3.03%
1963 6,072,572 70.20 3.12%
1962 5,885,933 69.44 3.19%
1961 5,701,397 68.66 3.29%
1960 5,517,095 67.84 3.41%