Gabon 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.
  • Gabon urban population for 2020 was 2,005,203, a 2.85% increase from 2019.
  • Gabon urban population for 2019 was 1,949,693, a 2.94% increase from 2018.
  • Gabon urban population for 2018 was 1,893,996, a 3.09% increase from 2017.
  • Gabon urban population for 2017 was 1,837,187, a 3.32% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Gabon 2,005,203
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Gabon Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 2,005,203 90.09 2.81%
2019 1,949,693 89.74 2.90%
2018 1,893,996 89.37 3.05%
2017 1,837,187 88.98 3.27%
2016 1,778,160 88.56 3.54%
2015 1,716,265 88.12 3.87%
2014 1,651,170 87.65 4.17%
2013 1,583,686 87.16 4.38%
2012 1,515,815 86.63 4.42%
2011 1,450,331 86.09 4.31%
2010 1,389,181 85.53 4.14%
2009 1,332,880 84.96 3.97%
2008 1,281,023 84.36 3.81%
2007 1,233,155 83.74 3.68%
2006 1,188,550 83.11 3.60%
2005 1,146,536 82.45 3.50%
2004 1,107,101 81.78 3.39%
2003 1,070,252 81.08 3.31%
2002 1,035,389 80.37 3.30%
2001 1,001,790 79.63 3.34%
2000 968,917 78.88 3.40%
1999 936,488 78.10 3.47%
1998 904,527 77.31 3.55%
1997 873,005 76.49 3.62%
1996 841,987 75.65 3.69%
1995 811,511 74.80 3.76%
1994 781,531 73.92 3.89%
1993 751,721 73.00 4.40%
1992 719,336 71.75 4.52%
1991 687,558 70.46 4.62%
1990 656,508 69.14 4.73%
1989 626,204 67.79 4.83%
1988 596,693 66.41 4.93%
1987 568,016 65.00 4.77%
1986 541,577 63.71 4.81%
1985 516,131 62.40 4.84%
1984 491,733 61.08 4.88%
1983 468,317 59.73 4.90%
1982 445,922 58.37 4.93%
1981 424,476 57.00 6.65%
1980 397,175 54.68 6.83%
1979 370,958 52.34 6.98%
1978 345,935 49.99 7.13%
1977 322,125 47.63 7.26%
1976 299,580 45.30 7.38%
1975 278,254 42.97 7.47%
1974 258,218 40.68 7.57%
1973 239,386 38.43 7.71%
1972 221,627 36.23 7.95%
1971 204,699 34.08 8.20%
1970 188,581 32.00 7.67%
1969 174,662 30.24 7.88%
1968 161,429 28.53 8.05%
1967 148,946 26.88 8.07%
1966 137,393 25.30 8.02%
1965 126,806 23.78 7.92%
1964 117,145 22.32 7.86%
1963 108,292 20.92 7.79%
1962 100,181 19.59 7.75%
1961 92,712 18.33 6.19%
1960 87,150 17.40 %