Kiribati 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.
  • Kiribati urban population for 2020 was 66,405, a 2.97% increase from 2019.
  • Kiribati urban population for 2019 was 64,490, a 2.98% increase from 2018.
  • Kiribati urban population for 2018 was 62,621, a 3% increase from 2017.
  • Kiribati urban population for 2017 was 60,800, a 3.01% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Kiribati Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 66,405 55.59 2.93%
2019 64,490 54.84 2.94%
2018 62,621 54.06 2.95%
2017 60,800 53.26 2.97%
2016 59,021 52.45 3.03%
2015 57,259 51.62 3.05%
2014 55,539 50.77 3.06%
2013 53,865 49.93 3.13%
2012 52,203 49.08 3.28%
2011 50,519 48.24 3.51%
2010 48,779 47.39 3.76%
2009 46,979 46.55 4.00%
2008 45,139 45.71 4.14%
2007 43,310 44.87 4.18%
2006 41,538 44.03 3.26%
2005 40,206 43.55 2.04%
2004 39,396 43.53 1.90%
2003 38,656 43.51 1.79%
2002 37,972 43.49 1.73%
2001 37,319 43.47 2.88%
2000 36,259 42.96 5.07%
1999 34,465 41.54 5.15%
1998 32,736 40.14 5.21%
1997 31,074 38.75 5.20%
1996 29,499 37.39 4.16%
1995 28,296 36.41 2.15%
1994 27,695 36.12 2.05%
1993 27,134 35.84 2.05%
1992 26,583 35.56 2.24%
1991 25,993 35.27 2.59%
1990 25,328 34.99 2.99%
1989 24,581 34.70 3.36%
1988 23,769 34.41 3.55%
1987 22,941 34.12 3.47%
1986 22,159 33.83 3.19%
1985 21,463 33.54 2.73%
1984 20,884 33.28 2.38%
1983 20,393 33.03 2.15%
1982 19,960 32.78 2.07%
1981 19,552 32.53 2.11%
1980 19,143 32.28 2.18%
1979 18,731 32.04 2.86%
1978 18,203 31.60 3.64%
1977 17,553 30.93 3.66%
1976 16,923 30.26 3.65%
1975 16,317 29.61 3.63%
1974 15,735 28.96 4.82%
1973 14,995 28.00 6.39%
1972 14,067 26.65 6.54%
1971 13,176 25.35 6.73%
1970 12,319 24.09 6.91%
1969 11,497 22.87 6.35%
1968 10,790 21.86 5.51%
1967 10,212 21.10 5.64%
1966 9,652 20.35 5.76%
1965 9,112 19.63 5.92%
1964 8,588 18.92 6.04%
1963 8,085 18.23 6.15%
1962 7,603 17.57 6.21%
1961 7,145 16.92 6.27%
1960 6,711 16.29 %