Marshall Islands 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.
  • Marshall Islands urban population for 2020 was 46,049, a 1.18% increase from 2019.
  • Marshall Islands urban population for 2019 was 45,514, a 1.15% increase from 2018.
  • Marshall Islands urban population for 2018 was 44,995, a 1.14% increase from 2017.
  • Marshall Islands urban population for 2017 was 44,488, a 1.11% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Marshall Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 46,049 77.79 1.17%
2019 45,514 77.42 1.15%
2018 44,995 77.03 1.13%
2017 44,488 76.63 1.10%
2016 44,001 76.23 1.03%
2015 43,549 75.81 1.02%
2014 43,107 75.38 1.02%
2013 42,669 74.95 0.99%
2012 42,249 74.50 0.95%
2011 41,849 74.04 0.92%
2010 41,464 73.57 0.84%
2009 41,118 73.09 0.82%
2008 40,784 72.61 0.89%
2007 40,424 72.13 1.19%
2006 39,947 71.64 1.61%
2005 39,309 71.14 2.13%
2004 38,480 70.64 2.59%
2003 37,495 70.13 2.80%
2002 36,458 69.62 2.59%
2001 35,526 69.10 2.04%
2000 34,807 68.58 1.44%
1999 34,311 68.05 0.63%
1998 34,097 67.71 0.29%
1997 33,998 67.39 0.35%
1996 33,880 67.06 0.63%
1995 33,666 66.73 0.97%
1994 33,340 66.40 1.27%
1993 32,918 66.06 1.69%
1992 32,366 65.73 2.23%
1991 31,652 65.39 2.90%
1990 30,748 65.05 3.62%
1989 29,656 64.71 4.62%
1988 28,318 64.22 5.64%
1987 26,764 63.47 5.95%
1986 25,217 62.71 6.02%
1985 23,744 61.95 5.97%
1984 22,368 61.18 5.99%
1983 21,067 60.40 5.85%
1982 19,869 59.61 5.77%
1981 18,755 58.83 5.09%
1980 17,824 58.30 3.05%
1979 17,288 58.77 2.73%
1978 16,823 59.24 2.51%
1977 16,406 59.70 2.67%
1976 15,973 60.17 2.95%
1975 15,509 60.63 3.43%
1974 14,986 61.09 4.35%
1973 14,348 61.21 9.05%
1972 13,107 58.69 9.22%
1971 11,953 56.10 9.14%
1970 10,909 53.49 8.93%
1969 9,977 50.86 8.69%
1968 9,147 48.23 8.72%
1967 8,383 45.60 6.33%
1966 7,869 44.13 6.51%
1965 7,373 42.66 6.82%
1964 6,887 41.21 7.21%
1963 6,408 39.78 7.18%
1962 5,964 38.36 6.92%
1961 5,565 36.96 6.36%
1960 5,222 35.58 %