Norway 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.
  • Norway urban population for 2019 was 4,418,218, a 1.13% increase from 2018.
  • Norway urban population for 2018 was 4,368,945, a 1.13% increase from 2017.
  • Norway urban population for 2017 was 4,320,306, a 1.29% increase from 2016.
  • Norway urban population for 2016 was 4,265,348, a 1.38% 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
Norway Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 4,418,218 82.62 1.12%
2018 4,368,945 82.25 1.12%
2017 4,320,306 81.87 1.28%
2016 4,265,348 81.49 1.37%
2015 4,207,493 81.09 1.49%
2014 4,145,335 80.69 1.63%
2013 4,078,226 80.29 1.72%
2012 4,008,535 79.87 1.84%
2011 3,935,476 79.46 1.74%
2010 3,867,496 79.10 1.61%
2009 3,805,760 78.82 1.63%
2008 3,744,286 78.53 1.62%
2007 3,684,159 78.23 1.40%
2006 3,632,998 77.95 1.16%
2005 3,591,141 77.68 1.04%
2004 3,554,092 77.40 1.00%
2003 3,518,773 77.08 1.04%
2002 3,482,266 76.73 1.00%
2001 3,447,513 76.38 0.98%
2000 3,414,033 76.02 1.24%
1999 3,371,823 75.57 1.40%
1998 3,324,794 75.03 1.33%
1997 3,280,785 74.48 1.10%
1996 3,244,905 74.06 0.88%
1995 3,216,511 73.79 0.97%
1994 3,185,372 73.45 1.10%
1993 3,150,384 73.06 1.14%
1992 3,114,713 72.67 1.13%
1991 3,079,741 72.27 0.91%
1990 3,051,994 71.96 0.52%
1989 3,036,098 71.83 0.59%
1988 3,018,161 71.70 0.72%
1987 2,996,568 71.57 0.65%
1986 2,977,158 71.44 0.54%
1985 2,961,159 71.31 0.48%
1984 2,946,922 71.18 0.47%
1983 2,933,210 71.05 0.52%
1982 2,918,125 70.92 0.55%
1981 2,902,056 70.79 0.69%
1980 2,882,201 70.55 0.98%
1979 2,854,061 70.08 1.01%
1978 2,825,403 69.61 1.06%
1977 2,795,553 69.14 1.11%
1976 2,764,638 68.67 1.17%
1975 2,732,467 68.19 1.26%
1974 2,698,139 67.70 1.34%
1973 2,662,165 67.22 1.43%
1972 2,624,297 66.73 1.51%
1971 2,584,983 66.23 1.97%
1970 2,534,594 65.40 3.07%
1969 2,457,954 63.88 3.26%
1968 2,379,197 62.34 3.39%
1967 2,299,864 60.77 3.49%
1966 2,220,995 59.18 3.56%
1965 2,143,353 57.57 3.64%
1964 2,066,761 55.94 3.73%
1963 1,991,003 54.30 3.84%
1962 1,915,999 52.65 4.00%
1961 1,840,926 51.00 2.93%
1960 1,787,755 49.92 %