Mozambique 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.
  • Mozambique urban population for 2019 was 11,092,106, a 4.49% increase from 2018.
  • Mozambique urban population for 2018 was 10,615,007, a 4.5% increase from 2017.
  • Mozambique urban population for 2017 was 10,157,505, a 4.5% increase from 2016.
  • Mozambique urban population for 2016 was 9,719,886, a 4.49% 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
Mozambique Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 11,092,106 36.53 4.40%
2018 10,615,007 35.99 4.41%
2017 10,157,505 35.46 4.40%
2016 9,719,886 34.93 4.39%
2015 9,302,449 34.40 4.36%
2014 8,905,226 33.88 4.34%
2013 8,527,058 33.36 4.32%
2012 8,166,385 32.85 4.32%
2011 7,821,266 32.34 4.33%
2010 7,490,100 31.83 4.33%
2009 7,172,455 31.33 4.33%
2008 6,868,320 30.83 4.28%
2007 6,580,886 30.36 3.38%
2006 6,362,399 30.18 3.43%
2005 6,147,973 30.00 3.49%
2004 5,936,928 29.82 3.56%
2003 5,729,158 29.64 3.59%
2002 5,527,357 29.46 3.55%
2001 5,334,822 29.28 3.45%
2000 5,153,817 29.10 3.29%
1999 4,987,019 28.92 3.14%
1998 4,832,665 28.74 3.23%
1997 4,678,936 28.54 4.55%
1996 4,470,999 28.01 4.90%
1995 4,257,129 27.50 5.39%
1994 4,033,581 26.98 5.83%
1993 3,805,283 26.48 5.91%
1992 3,586,799 25.98 5.44%
1991 3,396,916 25.49 4.52%
1990 3,246,823 25.00 7.40%
1989 3,015,160 23.55 6.47%
1988 2,826,154 22.15 6.00%
1987 2,661,479 20.82 6.14%
1986 2,502,920 19.54 6.76%
1985 2,339,202 18.33 7.51%
1984 2,169,874 17.17 8.17%
1983 1,999,567 16.07 8.71%
1982 1,832,740 15.04 9.07%
1981 1,673,908 14.05 8.97%
1980 1,530,301 13.16 6.30%
1979 1,436,842 12.67 6.48%
1978 1,346,696 12.20 6.61%
1977 1,260,596 11.74 6.62%
1976 1,179,853 11.30 6.57%
1975 1,104,857 10.87 6.45%
1974 1,035,872 10.46 6.34%
1973 972,280 10.06 6.23%
1972 913,546 9.67 6.22%
1971 858,452 9.30 5.67%
1970 811,144 8.99 4.99%
1969 771,669 8.75 4.99%
1968 734,123 8.52 5.00%
1967 698,333 8.30 5.00%
1966 664,243 8.08 4.99%
1965 631,882 7.86 5.00%
1964 601,068 7.65 5.00%
1963 571,736 7.45 4.98%
1962 543,979 7.25 4.95%
1961 517,692 7.05 4.79%
1960 493,457 6.87 %