Portugal 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.
  • Portugal urban population for 2019 was 6,753,579, a 0.71% increase from 2018.
  • Portugal urban population for 2018 was 6,706,183, a 0.7% increase from 2017.
  • Portugal urban population for 2017 was 6,659,350, a 0.64% increase from 2016.
  • Portugal urban population for 2016 was 6,617,169, a 0.58% 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
Portugal Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 6,753,579 65.76 0.70%
2018 6,706,183 65.21 0.70%
2017 6,659,350 64.65 0.64%
2016 6,617,169 64.09 0.58%
2015 6,578,828 63.51 0.50%
2014 6,546,012 62.94 0.39%
2013 6,520,333 62.35 0.40%
2012 6,494,283 61.76 0.56%
2011 6,457,743 61.17 0.84%
2010 6,403,809 60.57 1.05%
2009 6,337,144 59.96 1.11%
2008 6,267,228 59.36 1.18%
2007 6,193,886 58.75 1.24%
2006 6,117,343 58.14 1.24%
2005 6,041,725 57.52 1.26%
2004 5,966,051 56.91 1.33%
2003 5,886,957 56.29 1.48%
2002 5,800,192 55.67 1.67%
2001 5,704,057 55.04 1.88%
2000 5,597,602 54.40 1.92%
1999 5,491,367 53.74 1.80%
1998 5,393,642 53.09 1.75%
1997 5,299,934 52.43 1.71%
1996 5,210,104 51.77 1.66%
1995 5,124,278 51.11 1.65%
1994 5,040,624 50.45 1.59%
1993 4,961,312 49.79 1.45%
1992 4,889,660 49.13 1.28%
1991 4,827,626 48.47 0.92%
1990 4,783,459 47.92 0.88%
1989 4,741,470 47.39 0.97%
1988 4,695,891 46.87 1.02%
1987 4,648,117 46.34 1.11%
1986 4,596,999 45.82 1.24%
1985 4,540,496 45.30 1.43%
1984 4,476,013 44.78 1.55%
1983 4,407,052 44.26 1.64%
1982 4,335,210 43.74 1.80%
1981 4,257,857 43.22 1.88%
1980 4,178,517 42.79 2.03%
1979 4,094,541 42.38 2.03%
1978 4,012,458 41.98 2.04%
1977 3,931,481 41.58 2.03%
1976 3,852,629 41.18 3.82%
1975 3,708,226 40.78 4.78%
1974 3,535,188 40.38 2.38%
1973 3,451,945 39.99 1.02%
1972 3,416,874 39.59 0.85%
1971 3,388,093 39.20 0.58%
1970 3,368,354 38.80 0.12%
1969 3,364,185 38.41 0.12%
1968 3,360,136 38.03 0.60%
1967 3,340,014 37.64 0.40%
1966 3,326,794 37.25 0.28%
1965 3,317,422 36.87 0.64%
1964 3,296,372 36.48 1.11%
1963 3,260,048 36.10 1.46%
1962 3,212,831 35.72 1.79%
1961 3,155,977 35.34 1.91%
1960 3,096,215 34.96 %