Macao 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.
  • Macao urban population for 2020 was 649,342, a 1.39% increase from 2019.
  • Macao urban population for 2019 was 640,446, a 1.4% increase from 2018.
  • Macao urban population for 2018 was 631,633, a 1.45% increase from 2017.
  • Macao urban population for 2017 was 622,578, a 1.59% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 272,364,755
Japan 115,494,817
Germany 64,472,284
United Kingdom 56,395,647
France 54,570,334
Italy 42,306,582
South Korea 42,156,641
Argentina 41,796,990
Spain 38,264,801
Canada 30,997,832
Saudi Arabia 29,343,564
Poland 22,786,800
Australia 22,152,761
Chile 16,770,077
Netherlands 16,087,009
Belgium 11,334,006
Sweden 9,108,648
UAE 8,609,395
Greece 8,541,900
Israel 8,533,651
Czech Republic 7,923,709
Hong Kong 7,481,800
Hungary 7,014,174
Portugal 6,833,619
Switzerland 6,383,962
Singapore 5,685,807
Austria 5,238,680
Denmark 5,138,400
Finland 4,729,705
Norway 4,463,566
New Zealand 4,408,037
Oman 4,405,789
Kuwait 4,270,563
Uruguay 3,317,930
Ireland 3,179,292
Puerto Rico 2,989,009
Panama 2,951,905
Slovak Republic 2,934,665
Qatar 2,859,020
Croatia 2,329,285
Lithuania 1,901,682
Bahrain 1,523,019
Latvia 1,299,043
Slovenia 1,157,547
Estonia 921,477
Cyprus 806,771
Trinidad and Tobago 744,725
Macao 649,342
Luxembourg 578,234
Malta 497,676
Iceland 344,066
Brunei 342,330
Bahamas 327,359
New Caledonia 194,500
French Polynesia 174,090
Guam 160,239
Curacao 138,059
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,974
Barbados 89,634
Andorra 67,928
Cayman Islands 65,720
Bermuda 63,903
Seychelles 56,661
Channel Islands 53,832
Northern Mariana Islands 52,836
Greenland 49,198
Aruba 46,654
Isle of Man 44,980
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,812
Monaco 39,244
Turks and Caicos Islands 36,242
Gibraltar 33,691
San Marino 33,089
Antigua and Barbuda 23,927
Faroe Islands 20,718
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,406
British Virgin Islands 14,669
Palau 14,652
Liechtenstein 5,498
Macao Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 649,342 100.00 1.38%
2019 640,446 100.00 1.39%
2018 631,633 100.00 1.44%
2017 622,578 100.00 1.58%
2016 612,824 100.00 1.77%
2015 602,093 100.00 1.99%
2014 590,210 100.00 2.20%
2013 577,368 100.00 2.34%
2012 564,037 100.00 2.37%
2011 550,833 100.00 2.32%
2010 538,215 100.00 2.22%
2009 526,401 100.00 2.14%
2008 515,232 100.00 2.10%
2007 504,504 100.00 2.14%
2006 493,804 100.00 2.24%
2005 482,863 100.00 2.36%
2004 471,600 100.00 2.46%
2003 460,157 100.00 2.50%
2002 448,813 100.00 2.46%
2001 437,928 100.00 2.35%
2000 427,772 100.00 2.22%
1999 418,388 100.00 2.12%
1998 409,620 100.00 2.04%
1997 401,353 100.00 2.03%
1996 393,297 99.98 2.09%
1995 385,170 99.91 2.04%
1994 377,393 99.89 2.06%
1993 369,703 99.87 2.18%
1992 361,725 99.84 2.46%
1991 352,933 99.81 2.85%
1990 343,001 99.76 3.31%
1989 331,825 99.71 3.74%
1988 319,654 99.65 4.08%
1987 306,874 99.58 4.26%
1986 294,078 99.49 4.29%
1985 281,724 99.38 4.30%
1984 269,858 99.24 4.29%
1983 258,531 99.08 4.01%
1982 248,364 98.89 3.38%
1981 240,100 98.66 2.33%
1980 234,559 98.52 1.23%
1979 231,697 98.41 0.23%
1978 231,163 98.29 -0.51%
1977 232,336 98.17 -0.87%
1976 234,376 98.04 -0.92%
1975 236,535 97.89 -0.94%
1974 238,763 97.74 -0.91%
1973 240,952 97.57 -0.56%
1972 242,295 97.40 0.20%
1971 241,800 97.21 1.21%
1970 238,886 97.03 2.36%
1969 233,316 96.88 3.47%
1968 225,348 96.72 4.38%
1967 215,695 96.54 4.87%
1966 205,440 96.37 4.98%
1965 195,455 96.18 5.08%
1964 185,775 95.98 5.15%
1963 176,457 95.77 4.70%
1962 168,358 95.56 3.54%
1961 162,502 95.33 1.62%
1960 159,890 95.29 %