French Polynesia 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.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2019 was 172,870, a 0.68% increase from 2018.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2018 was 171,700, a 0.65% increase from 2017.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2017 was 170,587, a 0.64% increase from 2016.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2016 was 169,506, a 0.61% 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
French Polynesia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 172,870 61.90 0.68%
2018 171,700 61.83 0.65%
2017 170,587 61.78 0.64%
2016 169,506 61.73 0.61%
2015 168,471 61.68 0.60%
2014 167,460 61.63 0.59%
2013 166,476 61.58 0.70%
2012 165,323 61.46 1.42%
2011 162,999 60.89 1.41%
2010 160,718 60.32 1.41%
2009 158,468 59.74 1.42%
2008 156,234 59.17 1.50%
2007 153,915 58.59 1.65%
2006 151,391 58.00 1.87%
2005 148,584 57.42 2.11%
2004 145,483 56.83 2.34%
2003 142,125 56.24 2.12%
2002 139,145 55.89 1.49%
2001 137,081 55.97 1.61%
2000 134,897 56.05 1.73%
1999 132,581 56.13 1.85%
1998 130,154 56.21 1.91%
1997 127,692 56.29 1.83%
1996 125,374 56.39 1.50%
1995 123,509 56.64 1.36%
1994 121,837 56.88 1.25%
1993 120,327 57.12 1.20%
1992 118,890 57.37 1.29%
1991 117,367 57.61 1.47%
1990 115,649 57.85 1.70%
1989 113,705 58.09 1.93%
1988 111,527 58.31 2.29%
1987 109,001 58.42 2.40%
1986 106,412 58.53 2.49%
1985 103,800 58.64 2.55%
1984 101,184 58.74 2.67%
1983 98,521 58.84 2.79%
1982 95,808 58.89 2.86%
1981 93,110 58.95 2.90%
1980 90,452 59.00 2.92%
1979 87,845 59.06 2.95%
1978 85,289 59.12 2.99%
1977 82,775 59.17 3.85%
1976 79,649 58.76 4.10%
1975 76,446 58.25 4.22%
1974 73,288 57.74 4.32%
1973 70,190 57.23 4.39%
1972 67,177 56.72 4.40%
1971 64,286 56.20 5.33%
1970 60,951 55.16 5.93%
1969 57,440 53.77 5.93%
1968 54,131 52.38 6.01%
1967 50,976 50.98 6.12%
1966 47,950 49.58 6.31%
1965 45,017 48.18 6.53%
1964 42,170 46.78 6.75%
1963 39,419 45.39 6.49%
1962 36,942 44.16 5.75%
1961 34,879 43.22 5.50%
1960 33,011 42.28 %