Malta 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.
  • Malta urban population for 2019 was 475,902, a 3.79% increase from 2018.
  • Malta urban population for 2018 was 458,518, a 3.63% increase from 2017.
  • Malta urban population for 2017 was 442,474, a 2.85% increase from 2016.
  • Malta urban population for 2016 was 430,220, a 2.39% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 270,663,028
Japan 115,782,416
Germany 64,324,835
United Kingdom 55,908,316
France 54,123,364
Italy 42,651,966
South Korea 42,106,719
Argentina 41,339,571
Spain 37,927,409
Canada 30,628,482
Saudi Arabia 28,807,838
Poland 22,796,574
Australia 21,844,756
Chile 16,610,135
Netherlands 15,924,729
Belgium 11,259,082
Sweden 9,021,165
Greece 8,507,474
UAE 8,479,744
Israel 8,374,393
Czech Republic 7,887,156
Hong Kong 7,507,400
Hungary 6,999,582
Portugal 6,753,579
Switzerland 6,332,428
Singapore 5,703,569
Austria 5,194,416
Denmark 5,119,978
Finland 4,716,888
Norway 4,418,218
New Zealand 4,258,860
Oman 4,250,777
Kuwait 4,207,083
Uruguay 3,303,394
Ireland 3,133,123
Puerto Rico 2,988,531
Slovak Republic 2,930,419
Panama 2,890,084
Qatar 2,809,071
Croatia 2,328,318
Lithuania 1,891,013
Bahrain 1,467,109
Latvia 1,304,943
Slovenia 1,144,654
Estonia 916,024
Cyprus 800,708
Trinidad and Tobago 741,944
Macao 640,445
Luxembourg 565,488
Malta 475,902
Iceland 339,110
Brunei 337,711
Bahamas 323,784
New Caledonia 204,637
French Polynesia 172,870
Guam 158,693
Curacao 140,363
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 102,187
Barbados 89,431
Andorra 67,873
Cayman Islands 64,948
Bermuda 63,918
Seychelles 55,762
Channel Islands 53,281
Northern Mariana Islands 52,472
Greenland 48,945
Aruba 46,295
Isle of Man 44,605
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,733
Monaco 38,964
Turks and Caicos Islands 35,655
Gibraltar 33,701
San Marino 32,969
Antigua and Barbuda 23,800
Faroe Islands 20,554
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,272
Palau 14,491
British Virgin Islands 14,449
Liechtenstein 5,464
Malta Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 475,902 94.68 3.72%
2018 458,518 94.61 3.56%
2017 442,474 94.55 2.81%
2016 430,220 94.48 2.36%
2015 420,192 94.41 2.46%
2014 409,992 94.35 2.07%
2013 401,597 94.28 1.48%
2012 395,713 94.21 0.97%
2011 391,879 94.14 0.50%
2010 389,936 94.07 0.57%
2009 387,733 94.00 0.83%
2008 384,526 93.93 0.73%
2007 381,739 93.86 0.43%
2006 380,114 93.78 0.51%
2005 378,170 93.65 0.89%
2004 374,812 93.41 0.94%
2003 371,319 93.16 0.93%
2002 367,875 92.91 1.03%
2001 364,105 92.64 1.05%
2000 360,316 92.37 0.95%
1999 356,901 92.09 0.91%
1998 353,666 91.79 0.98%
1997 350,223 91.49 1.10%
1996 346,401 91.18 0.91%
1995 343,247 90.95 0.82%
1994 340,447 90.84 1.06%
1993 336,862 90.72 1.12%
1992 333,102 90.61 1.16%
1991 329,269 90.50 2.82%
1990 320,102 90.38 1.11%
1989 316,579 90.27 1.10%
1988 313,103 90.15 0.95%
1987 310,133 90.03 0.82%
1986 307,591 89.91 1.76%
1985 302,228 89.83 1.77%
1984 296,939 89.82 0.03%
1983 296,847 89.81 1.42%
1982 292,666 89.80 2.15%
1981 286,427 89.79 0.75%
1980 284,300 89.79 1.06%
1979 281,309 89.78 1.02%
1978 278,444 89.77 1.05%
1977 275,536 89.76 0.40%
1976 274,435 89.75 0.52%
1975 273,015 89.74 0.74%
1974 270,993 89.73 -0.06%
1973 271,149 89.73 -0.07%
1972 271,346 89.72 -0.07%
1971 271,546 89.71 0.03%
1970 271,474 89.70 -0.53%
1969 272,927 89.69 -1.17%
1968 276,131 89.68 -1.20%
1967 279,467 89.70 -1.23%
1966 282,936 89.76 -1.20%
1965 286,362 89.83 -0.83%
1964 288,759 89.89 -0.47%
1963 290,127 89.95 -0.48%
1962 291,536 90.01 -0.48%
1961 292,949 90.07 -0.47%
1960 294,316 90.13 %