Cuba Urban Population 1960-2022

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.
  • Cuba urban population for 2020 was 8,743,468, a 0.05% increase from 2019.
  • Cuba urban population for 2019 was 8,739,136, a 0.05% increase from 2018.
  • Cuba urban population for 2018 was 8,734,568, a 0.07% increase from 2017.
  • Cuba urban population for 2017 was 8,728,618, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
China 861,289,359
Brazil 185,081,854
Russia 107,723,564
Mexico 104,088,701
Turkey 64,186,247
Iran 63,728,813
Colombia 41,431,388
South Africa 39,946,775
Thailand 35,898,129
Algeria 32,332,690
Iraq 28,514,939
Peru 25,815,966
Venezuela 25,102,966
Malaysia 24,973,604
Ecuador 11,320,846
Kazakhstan 10,815,873
Romania 10,451,921
Jordan 9,327,507
Dominican Republic 8,953,860
Cuba 8,743,468
Guatemala 8,738,685
Belarus 7,470,497
Lebanon 6,069,524
Azerbaijan 5,701,802
Libya 5,544,510
Bulgaria 5,242,987
Paraguay 4,435,221
Costa Rica 4,114,567
Serbia 3,899,416
Turkmenistan 3,167,338
Gabon 2,005,203
Armenia 1,876,112
Albania 1,762,579
Jamaica 1,667,459
Botswana 1,666,761
Bosnia 1,608,256
Namibia 1,322,115
North Macedonia 1,218,402
Equatorial Guinea 1,025,582
Mauritius 515,916
Fiji 513,187
Montenegro 419,585
Suriname 388,053
Maldives 219,833
Guyana 210,688
Belize 183,005
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 58,837
Dominica 51,178
American Samoa 48,106
Marshall Islands 46,049
Grenada 41,111
Samoa 35,494
St. Lucia 34,598
Tonga 24,415
Nauru 10,834
Tuvalu 7,549
Cuba Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 8,743,468 77.19 0.05%
2019 8,739,136 77.11 0.05%
2018 8,734,568 77.04 0.07%
2017 8,728,618 76.98 0.10%
2016 8,720,099 76.93 0.14%
2015 8,708,301 76.90 0.20%
2014 8,690,603 76.86 0.26%
2013 8,668,177 76.83 0.29%
2012 8,643,323 76.78 0.30%
2011 8,617,291 76.69 0.22%
2010 8,598,651 76.60 0.11%
2009 8,588,995 76.51 0.03%
2008 8,586,510 76.41 -0.00%
2007 8,586,852 76.32 0.03%
2006 8,584,106 76.23 0.12%
2005 8,573,896 76.13 0.22%
2004 8,554,893 76.04 0.31%
2003 8,528,229 75.95 0.48%
2002 8,487,665 75.79 0.62%
2001 8,435,471 75.56 0.65%
2000 8,380,756 75.32 0.69%
1999 8,323,370 75.09 0.73%
1998 8,263,023 74.86 0.76%
1997 8,200,317 74.62 0.72%
1996 8,141,672 74.43 0.67%
1995 8,087,462 74.28 0.66%
1994 8,034,226 74.13 0.66%
1993 7,981,609 73.98 0.69%
1992 7,926,352 73.83 0.79%
1991 7,863,833 73.68 1.14%
1990 7,774,373 73.36 1.53%
1989 7,656,131 72.89 1.68%
1988 7,528,636 72.41 1.75%
1987 7,398,258 71.92 1.69%
1986 7,274,355 71.43 1.55%
1985 7,162,751 70.93 1.37%
1984 7,065,593 70.43 1.23%
1983 6,979,426 69.93 1.15%
1982 6,899,970 69.41 1.23%
1981 6,815,683 68.85 1.59%
1980 6,708,071 68.11 1.72%
1979 6,593,746 67.35 1.83%
1978 6,474,171 66.58 1.98%
1977 6,347,354 65.80 2.16%
1976 6,211,941 65.02 2.36%
1975 6,066,882 64.22 2.59%
1974 5,911,622 63.42 2.82%
1973 5,747,219 62.61 2.99%
1972 5,577,664 61.80 3.10%
1971 5,407,405 60.98 2.94%
1970 5,250,696 60.27 2.06%
1969 5,143,769 60.08 2.05%
1968 5,039,295 59.90 2.08%
1967 4,935,769 59.71 2.15%
1966 4,830,581 59.52 2.27%
1965 4,722,140 59.34 2.41%
1964 4,609,712 59.15 2.52%
1963 4,494,926 58.96 2.57%
1962 4,380,890 58.78 2.52%
1961 4,271,769 58.59 2.40%
1960 4,170,556 58.40 %