Cuba 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.
  • Cuba urban population for 2019 was 8,739,135, a 0.05% increase from 2018.
  • Cuba urban population for 2018 was 8,734,561, a 0.07% increase from 2017.
  • Cuba urban population for 2017 was 8,728,621, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
  • Cuba urban population for 2016 was 8,720,099, a 0.14% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
China 842,933,962
Brazil 183,241,641
Russia 107,683,889
Mexico 102,626,859
Turkey 63,097,818
Iran 62,509,623
Colombia 40,827,302
South Africa 39,149,717
Thailand 35,294,600
Algeria 31,510,100
Iraq 27,783,368
Peru 25,390,339
Venezuela 25,162,368
Malaysia 24,475,766
Ecuador 11,116,711
Kazakhstan 10,652,915
Romania 10,468,793
Jordan 9,213,048
Dominican Republic 8,787,475
Cuba 8,739,135
Guatemala 8,540,945
Belarus 7,482,982
Lebanon 6,084,994
Azerbaijan 5,616,165
Libya 5,448,597
Bulgaria 5,256,027
Paraguay 4,359,150
Costa Rica 4,041,885
Serbia 3,907,243
Turkmenistan 3,092,738
Gabon 1,949,694
Armenia 1,869,848
Albania 1,747,593
Jamaica 1,650,594
Botswana 1,616,550
Bosnia 1,605,144
Namibia 1,273,258
North Macedonia 1,212,740
Equatorial Guinea 984,812
Mauritius 515,980
Fiji 505,048
Montenegro 417,765
Suriname 384,252
Maldives 213,645
Guyana 208,912
Belize 179,039
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 58,185
Dominica 50,830
American Samoa 48,203
Marshall Islands 45,514
Grenada 40,765
Samoa 35,588
St. Lucia 34,280
Tonga 24,145
Nauru 12,581
Tuvalu 7,362
Cuba Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 8,739,135 77.11 0.05%
2018 8,734,561 77.04 0.07%
2017 8,728,621 76.98 0.10%
2016 8,720,099 76.93 0.14%
2015 8,708,304 76.90 0.20%
2014 8,690,598 76.86 0.26%
2013 8,668,175 76.83 0.29%
2012 8,643,315 76.78 0.30%
2011 8,617,290 76.69 0.22%
2010 8,598,651 76.60 0.11%
2009 8,588,994 76.51 0.03%
2008 8,586,507 76.41 -0.00%
2007 8,586,856 76.32 0.03%
2006 8,584,112 76.23 0.12%
2005 8,573,893 76.13 0.22%
2004 8,554,890 76.04 0.31%
2003 8,528,228 75.95 0.48%
2002 8,487,656 75.79 0.62%
2001 8,435,464 75.56 0.65%
2000 8,380,761 75.32 0.69%
1999 8,323,368 75.09 0.73%
1998 8,263,013 74.86 0.76%
1997 8,200,318 74.62 0.72%
1996 8,141,678 74.43 0.67%
1995 8,087,467 74.28 0.66%
1994 8,034,227 74.13 0.66%
1993 7,981,605 73.98 0.69%
1992 7,926,352 73.83 0.79%
1991 7,863,839 73.68 1.14%
1990 7,774,374 73.36 1.53%
1989 7,656,135 72.89 1.68%
1988 7,528,630 72.41 1.75%
1987 7,398,257 71.92 1.69%
1986 7,274,359 71.43 1.55%
1985 7,162,751 70.93 1.37%
1984 7,065,591 70.43 1.23%
1983 6,979,427 69.93 1.14%
1982 6,899,972 69.41 1.23%
1981 6,815,682 68.85 1.59%
1980 6,708,073 68.11 1.72%
1979 6,593,747 67.35 1.83%
1978 6,474,171 66.58 1.98%
1977 6,347,354 65.80 2.16%
1976 6,211,942 65.02 2.36%
1975 6,066,883 64.22 2.59%
1974 5,911,623 63.42 2.82%
1973 5,747,216 62.61 2.99%
1972 5,577,663 61.80 3.10%
1971 5,407,402 60.98 2.94%
1970 5,250,700 60.27 2.06%
1969 5,143,765 60.08 2.05%
1968 5,039,297 59.90 2.08%
1967 4,935,773 59.71 2.15%
1966 4,830,581 59.52 2.27%
1965 4,722,139 59.34 2.41%
1964 4,609,714 59.15 2.52%
1963 4,494,923 58.96 2.57%
1962 4,380,893 58.78 2.52%
1961 4,271,768 58.59 2.40%
1960 4,170,561 58.40 %