Madagascar 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.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2019 was 10,210,849, a 4.54% increase from 2018.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2018 was 9,767,237, a 4.59% increase from 2017.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2017 was 9,338,873, a 4.62% increase from 2016.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2016 was 8,926,129, a 4.66% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
Congo, Dem. Rep. 39,095,679
Ethiopia 23,788,710
Tanzania 20,011,885
North Korea 15,947,412
Mozambique 11,092,106
Yemen 10,869,523
Uganda 10,784,516
Madagascar 10,210,849
Afghanistan 9,797,273
Syrian Arab Republic 9,358,019
Mali 8,479,688
Senegal 7,765,706
Somalia 7,034,861
Haiti 6,328,948
Burkina Faso 6,092,349
Nepal 5,765,513
Benin 5,648,149
Zimbabwe 4,717,305
Guinea 4,661,505
Niger 3,850,231
Chad 3,712,273
Togo 3,414,638
Sierra Leone 3,319,366
Malawi 3,199,301
Liberia 2,548,426
Tajikistan 2,545,477
South Sudan 2,201,250
Rwanda 2,186,104
Central African Republic 1,982,064
Burundi 1,541,177
Gambia 1,453,958
Guinea-Bissau 840,922
Comoros 248,152
Madagascar Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 10,210,849 37.86 4.44%
2018 9,767,237 37.19 4.48%
2017 9,338,873 36.52 4.52%
2016 8,926,129 35.86 4.55%
2015 8,528,703 35.19 4.58%
2014 8,146,532 34.53 4.62%
2013 7,778,813 33.88 4.65%
2012 7,425,118 33.23 4.70%
2011 7,084,184 32.58 4.75%
2010 6,755,411 31.94 4.81%
2009 6,438,339 31.30 4.86%
2008 6,132,918 30.67 4.92%
2007 5,838,415 30.04 4.97%
2006 5,555,519 29.43 5.02%
2005 5,283,544 28.81 5.07%
2004 5,022,403 28.21 3.97%
2003 4,827,101 27.94 4.00%
2002 4,637,734 27.66 4.04%
2001 4,454,032 27.39 4.08%
2000 4,276,115 27.12 4.11%
1999 4,103,815 26.85 4.15%
1998 3,937,065 26.59 4.16%
1997 3,776,499 26.32 4.16%
1996 3,622,762 26.06 4.13%
1995 3,476,114 25.80 4.09%
1994 3,336,672 25.54 4.16%
1993 3,200,680 25.25 5.28%
1992 3,036,093 24.68 5.26%
1991 2,880,489 24.12 5.24%
1990 2,733,334 23.57 5.23%
1989 2,594,158 23.02 5.19%
1988 2,462,865 22.49 5.20%
1987 2,338,140 21.96 5.20%
1986 2,219,702 21.44 5.23%
1985 2,106,591 20.93 5.26%
1984 1,998,623 20.43 5.30%
1983 1,895,439 19.94 5.33%
1982 1,797,054 19.46 5.35%
1981 1,703,479 18.99 5.36%
1980 1,614,654 18.52 5.37%
1979 1,530,300 18.07 5.37%
1978 1,450,329 17.62 5.38%
1977 1,374,405 17.18 5.38%
1976 1,302,441 16.76 5.38%
1975 1,234,201 16.33 5.71%
1974 1,165,702 15.87 5.73%
1973 1,100,750 15.41 5.73%
1972 1,039,492 14.96 5.73%
1971 981,645 14.53 5.70%
1970 927,259 14.10 5.19%
1969 880,328 13.75 5.16%
1968 836,042 13.41 5.15%
1967 794,053 13.07 5.12%
1966 754,443 12.75 5.49%
1965 714,171 12.38 5.52%
1964 675,807 12.01 5.52%
1963 639,540 11.66 5.50%
1962 605,315 11.31 5.47%
1961 573,078 10.97 5.45%
1960 542,675 10.64 %