Djibouti 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.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2019 was 758,549, a 1.71% increase from 2018.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2018 was 745,819, a 1.74% increase from 2017.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2017 was 733,072, a 1.77% increase from 2016.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2016 was 720,322, a 1.8% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Djibouti Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 758,549 77.92 1.69%
2018 745,819 77.78 1.72%
2017 733,072 77.65 1.75%
2016 720,322 77.53 1.78%
2015 707,586 77.42 1.82%
2014 694,818 77.31 1.85%
2013 682,097 77.22 1.84%
2012 669,663 77.14 1.78%
2011 657,875 77.06 1.68%
2010 646,944 77.00 1.56%
2009 636,960 76.94 1.45%
2008 627,771 76.90 1.40%
2007 619,013 76.85 1.42%
2006 610,280 76.81 1.49%
2005 601,234 76.76 1.56%
2004 591,943 76.72 1.62%
2003 582,417 76.67 1.75%
2002 572,337 76.62 1.94%
2001 561,328 76.58 2.19%
2000 549,181 76.53 2.55%
1999 535,376 76.49 2.89%
1998 520,139 76.44 2.98%
1997 504,853 76.39 2.70%
1996 491,411 76.35 2.14%
1995 480,986 76.30 1.34%
1994 474,579 76.25 0.69%
1993 471,336 76.21 0.62%
1992 468,431 76.16 1.41%
1991 461,893 76.11 2.95%
1990 448,449 75.96 4.87%
1989 427,144 75.75 6.65%
1988 399,648 75.55 7.87%
1987 369,420 75.34 7.89%
1986 341,380 75.13 6.81%
1985 318,891 74.93 4.99%
1984 303,356 74.72 3.34%
1983 293,398 74.50 2.95%
1982 284,877 73.94 3.96%
1981 273,809 73.03 5.64%
1980 258,796 72.10 7.92%
1979 239,094 71.14 10.10%
1978 216,126 70.17 11.86%
1977 191,954 69.18 12.48%
1976 169,441 68.17 11.84%
1975 150,521 67.14 10.42%
1974 135,623 66.10 9.00%
1973 123,945 65.04 7.80%
1972 114,646 63.97 7.37%
1971 106,498 62.88 7.67%
1970 98,633 61.78 8.13%
1969 90,927 60.66 8.36%
1968 83,631 59.54 8.60%
1967 76,741 58.40 8.69%
1966 70,353 57.26 8.68%
1965 64,505 56.11 8.72%
1964 59,119 54.95 8.83%
1963 54,125 53.79 8.79%
1962 49,569 52.62 8.50%
1961 45,530 51.45 7.86%
1960 42,090 50.33 7.08%