Congo, Rep. Urban Population 1960-2020

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 2019 was 3,625,010, 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.
  • Congo, Rep. urban population for 2016 was 3,287,509, a 3.29% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Urban Population
India 471,031,528
Indonesia 151,509,724
Nigeria 102,806,948
Pakistan 79,927,762
Bangladesh 60,987,417
Philippines 50,975,903
Egypt 42,895,824
Vietnam 35,332,140
Ukraine 30,835,699
Morocco 22,975,026
Angola 21,061,025
Ghana 17,249,054
Uzbekistan 16,935,729
Myanmar 16,674,093
Sudan 14,957,233
Cameroon 14,741,256
Kenya 14,461,523
Tunisia 8,099,061
Bolivia 8,033,035
Zambia 7,871,713
Honduras 5,626,433
El Salvador 4,694,702
Sri Lanka 4,052,088
Cambodia 3,924,621
Nicaragua 3,846,137
Congo, Rep. 3,625,010
West Bank and Gaza 3,581,448
Lao PDR 2,555,552
Mauritania 2,466,821
Kyrgyz Republic 2,362,644
Mongolia 2,210,626
Georgia 2,196,476
Papua New Guinea 1,162,834
Moldova 1,135,502
Djibouti 758,549
Lesotho 607,508
Timor-Leste 400,182
Cabo Verde 364,029
Bhutan 317,538
Eswatini 275,333
Solomon Islands 162,164
Sao Tome and Principe 158,277
Vanuatu 76,152
Kiribati 64,489
Micronesia 25,963
Congo, Rep. Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 3,625,010 67.37 3.24%
2018 3,509,318 66.92 3.27%
2017 3,396,521 66.46 3.26%
2016 3,287,509 66.00 3.24%
2015 3,182,830 65.54 3.18%
2014 3,083,060 65.09 3.15%
2013 2,987,552 64.63 3.18%
2012 2,894,149 64.17 3.31%
2011 2,800,043 63.71 3.51%
2010 2,703,391 63.26 3.77%
2009 2,603,306 62.80 4.01%
2008 2,501,001 62.35 4.16%
2007 2,399,046 61.89 4.17%
2006 2,301,052 61.44 4.06%
2005 2,209,458 60.99 3.90%
2004 2,124,992 60.53 3.75%
2003 2,046,742 60.08 3.64%
2002 1,973,553 59.62 3.61%
2001 1,903,600 59.16 3.64%
2000 1,835,634 58.70 3.68%
1999 1,769,310 58.23 3.70%
1998 1,705,048 57.77 3.71%
1997 1,642,923 57.30 3.70%
1996 1,583,232 56.83 3.59%
1995 1,527,403 56.41 3.56%
1994 1,474,008 56.00 3.54%
1993 1,422,777 55.58 3.52%
1992 1,373,507 55.16 3.52%
1991 1,326,042 54.74 3.51%
1990 1,280,274 54.32 3.51%
1989 1,236,131 53.91 3.51%
1988 1,193,499 53.49 3.52%
1987 1,152,190 53.06 3.55%
1986 1,111,989 52.64 3.59%
1985 1,072,782 52.22 4.10%
1984 1,029,651 51.56 4.69%
1983 982,505 50.63 4.75%
1982 936,915 49.71 4.80%
1981 893,001 48.78 4.83%
1980 850,866 47.86 4.87%
1979 810,453 46.93 4.89%
1978 771,740 46.01 4.93%
1977 734,627 45.09 4.97%
1976 699,038 44.18 5.02%
1975 664,818 43.26 5.06%
1974 631,990 42.36 4.96%
1973 601,387 41.51 4.89%
1972 572,665 40.72 4.91%
1971 545,253 39.92 4.90%
1970 519,197 39.13 4.88%
1969 494,467 38.35 4.86%
1968 471,025 37.57 4.85%
1967 448,742 36.80 4.82%
1966 427,611 36.03 4.81%
1965 407,541 35.27 4.78%
1964 388,517 34.52 4.76%
1963 370,444 33.78 4.73%
1962 353,330 33.05 4.70%
1961 337,114 32.32 4.66%
1960 321,778 31.60 4.63%