Congo, Rep. 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.
  • Congo, Rep. urban population for 2020 was 3,742,867, a 3.25% increase from 2019.
  • Congo, Rep. urban population for 2019 was 3,625,007, a 3.3% increase from 2018.
  • Congo, Rep. urban population for 2018 was 3,509,318, a 3.32% increase from 2017.
  • Congo, Rep. urban population for 2017 was 3,396,521, a 3.32% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Urban Population
India 481,980,332
Indonesia 154,926,514
Nigeria 107,106,007
Pakistan 82,094,635
Bangladesh 62,873,466
Philippines 51,950,201
Egypt 43,781,728
Vietnam 36,346,227
Ukraine 30,721,277
Morocco 23,450,016
Angola 21,962,884
Ghana 17,820,023
Uzbekistan 17,258,430
Myanmar 16,943,754
Sudan 15,458,183
Cameroon 15,279,799
Kenya 15,053,275
Tunisia 8,221,976
Zambia 8,204,576
Bolivia 8,185,478
Honduras 5,780,230
El Salvador 4,763,725
Sri Lanka 4,101,702
Cambodia 4,051,341
Nicaragua 3,909,282
Congo, Rep. 3,742,867
West Bank and Gaza 3,685,020
Lao PDR 2,640,299
Mauritania 2,572,517
Kyrgyz Republic 2,429,400
Mongolia 2,250,777
Georgia 2,208,084
Papua New Guinea 1,193,981
Moldova 1,121,710
Djibouti 771,254
Lesotho 621,853
Timor-Leste 412,936
Cabo Verde 370,577
Bhutan 326,515
Eswatini 280,423
Solomon Islands 169,453
Sao Tome and Principe 162,955
Vanuatu 78,400
Kiribati 66,405
Micronesia 26,378
Congo, Rep. Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 3,742,867 67.83 3.20%
2019 3,625,007 67.37 3.24%
2018 3,509,318 66.92 3.27%
2017 3,396,521 66.46 3.26%
2016 3,287,507 66.00 3.24%
2015 3,182,829 65.54 3.19%
2014 3,083,054 65.09 3.15%
2013 2,987,549 64.63 3.18%
2012 2,894,148 64.17 3.31%
2011 2,800,042 63.71 3.51%
2010 2,703,396 63.26 3.77%
2009 2,603,311 62.80 4.01%
2008 2,501,002 62.35 4.16%
2007 2,399,049 61.89 4.17%
2006 2,301,053 61.44 4.06%
2005 2,209,458 60.99 3.90%
2004 2,124,992 60.53 3.75%
2003 2,046,738 60.08 3.64%
2002 1,973,547 59.62 3.61%
2001 1,903,599 59.16 3.64%
2000 1,835,639 58.70 3.68%
1999 1,769,309 58.23 3.70%
1998 1,705,051 57.77 3.71%
1997 1,642,924 57.30 3.70%
1996 1,583,234 56.83 3.59%
1995 1,527,400 56.41 3.56%
1994 1,474,008 56.00 3.54%
1993 1,422,781 55.58 3.52%
1992 1,373,503 55.16 3.52%
1991 1,326,046 54.74 3.51%
1990 1,280,275 54.32 3.51%
1989 1,236,128 53.91 3.51%
1988 1,193,497 53.49 3.52%
1987 1,152,189 53.06 3.55%
1986 1,111,988 52.64 3.59%
1985 1,072,780 52.22 4.10%
1984 1,029,650 51.56 4.69%
1983 982,510 50.63 4.75%
1982 936,914 49.71 4.80%
1981 892,999 48.78 4.83%
1980 850,865 47.86 4.87%
1979 810,452 46.93 4.89%
1978 771,738 46.01 4.93%
1977 734,631 45.09 4.97%
1976 699,040 44.18 5.02%
1975 664,820 43.26 5.06%
1974 631,990 42.36 4.96%
1973 601,385 41.51 4.89%
1972 572,661 40.72 4.91%
1971 545,250 39.92 4.90%
1970 519,200 39.13 4.88%
1969 494,466 38.35 4.86%
1968 471,025 37.57 4.85%
1967 448,745 36.80 4.82%
1966 427,609 36.03 4.81%
1965 407,540 35.27 4.78%
1964 388,517 34.52 4.76%
1963 370,444 33.78 4.73%
1962 353,329 33.05 4.70%
1961 337,115 32.32 4.66%
1960 321,778 31.60 %