Madagascar 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.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2020 was 10,670,457, a 4.5% increase from 2019.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2019 was 10,210,849, a 4.54% increase from 2018.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2018 was 9,767,217, a 4.59% increase from 2017.
  • Madagascar urban population for 2017 was 9,338,862, a 4.62% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40,874,034
Ethiopia 24,941,349
Tanzania 21,042,571
North Korea 16,081,083
Mozambique 11,587,640
Uganda 11,414,209
Yemen 11,306,428
Madagascar 10,670,457
Afghanistan 10,131,490
Syrian Arab Republic 9,708,489
Mali 8,891,939
Senegal 8,057,514
Somalia 7,333,290
Haiti 6,509,478
Burkina Faso 6,397,866
Nepal 5,995,190
Benin 5,869,446
Guinea 4,842,717
Zimbabwe 4,792,105
Niger 4,024,595
Chad 3,863,362
Togo 3,543,299
Sierra Leone 3,423,961
Malawi 3,333,777
Liberia 2,634,493
Tajikistan 2,623,424
South Sudan 2,261,021
Rwanda 2,257,829
Central African Republic 2,038,064
Burundi 1,629,988
Gambia 1,512,397
Guinea-Bissau 869,776
Comoros 255,487
Madagascar Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 10,670,457 38.53 4.40%
2019 10,210,849 37.86 4.44%
2018 9,767,217 37.19 4.48%
2017 9,338,862 36.52 4.52%
2016 8,926,125 35.86 4.55%
2015 8,528,700 35.19 4.58%
2014 8,146,535 34.53 4.62%
2013 7,778,815 33.88 4.65%
2012 7,425,118 33.23 4.70%
2011 7,084,185 32.58 4.75%
2010 6,755,411 31.94 4.81%
2009 6,438,339 31.30 4.86%
2008 6,132,919 30.67 4.92%
2007 5,838,412 30.04 4.97%
2006 5,555,518 29.43 5.02%
2005 5,283,543 28.81 5.07%
2004 5,022,402 28.21 3.97%
2003 4,827,100 27.94 4.00%
2002 4,637,736 27.66 4.04%
2001 4,454,032 27.39 4.08%
2000 4,276,115 27.12 4.11%
1999 4,103,816 26.85 4.15%
1998 3,937,065 26.59 4.16%
1997 3,776,500 26.32 4.16%
1996 3,622,765 26.06 4.13%
1995 3,476,115 25.80 4.09%
1994 3,336,673 25.54 4.16%
1993 3,200,683 25.25 5.28%
1992 3,036,093 24.68 5.26%
1991 2,880,486 24.12 5.24%
1990 2,733,337 23.57 5.23%
1989 2,594,157 23.02 5.19%
1988 2,462,865 22.49 5.20%
1987 2,338,140 21.96 5.20%
1986 2,219,701 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 1,797,055 19.46 5.35%
1981 1,703,478 18.99 5.36%
1980 1,614,654 18.52 5.37%
1979 1,530,301 18.07 5.37%
1978 1,450,328 17.62 5.38%
1977 1,374,403 17.18 5.38%
1976 1,302,442 16.76 5.38%
1975 1,234,202 16.33 5.71%
1974 1,165,701 15.87 5.73%
1973 1,100,751 15.41 5.73%
1972 1,039,492 14.96 5.73%
1971 981,646 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 605,314 11.31 5.47%
1961 573,077 10.97 5.45%
1960 542,675 10.64 %