Sudan Urban Population 1960-2020

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.
  • Sudan urban population for 2019 was 14,957,233, a 3.29% increase from 2018.
  • Sudan urban population for 2018 was 14,480,887, a 3.23% increase from 2017.
  • Sudan urban population for 2017 was 14,027,564, a 3.17% increase from 2016.
  • Sudan urban population for 2016 was 13,596,345, a 3.11% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
India 471,031,528
Indonesia 151,509,724
Nigeria 102,806,948
Pakistan 79,927,762
Bangladesh 60,987,417
Philippines 50,975,903
Egypt 42,895,824
Vietnam 35,332,140
Ukraine 30,835,699
Morocco 22,975,026
Angola 21,061,025
Ghana 17,249,054
Uzbekistan 16,935,729
Myanmar 16,674,093
Sudan 14,957,233
Cameroon 14,741,256
Kenya 14,461,523
Tunisia 8,099,061
Bolivia 8,033,035
Zambia 7,871,713
Honduras 5,626,433
El Salvador 4,694,702
Sri Lanka 4,052,088
Cambodia 3,924,621
Nicaragua 3,846,137
Congo, Rep. 3,625,010
West Bank and Gaza 3,581,448
Lao PDR 2,555,552
Mauritania 2,466,821
Kyrgyz Republic 2,362,644
Mongolia 2,210,626
Georgia 2,196,476
Papua New Guinea 1,162,834
Moldova 1,135,502
Djibouti 758,549
Lesotho 607,508
Timor-Leste 400,182
Cabo Verde 364,029
Bhutan 317,538
Eswatini 275,333
Solomon Islands 162,164
Sao Tome and Principe 158,277
Vanuatu 76,152
Kiribati 64,489
Micronesia 25,963
Sudan Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 14,957,233 34.94 3.24%
2018 14,480,887 34.64 3.18%
2017 14,027,564 34.37 3.12%
2016 13,596,345 34.12 3.07%
2015 13,185,766 33.89 3.01%
2014 12,794,292 33.69 2.95%
2013 12,421,899 33.51 2.88%
2012 12,069,179 33.35 2.78%
2011 11,738,569 33.21 2.66%
2010 11,430,599 33.09 2.52%
2009 11,146,285 32.99 2.39%
2008 10,883,297 32.92 2.30%
2007 10,635,642 32.87 2.34%
2006 10,389,194 32.81 2.44%
2005 10,139,061 32.76 2.57%
2004 9,882,156 32.71 2.69%
2003 9,620,038 32.65 2.76%
2002 9,358,045 32.60 2.75%
2001 9,104,028 32.55 2.68%
2000 8,863,016 32.50 2.57%
1999 8,638,176 32.44 2.48%
1998 8,426,427 32.39 2.50%
1997 8,218,098 32.34 2.68%
1996 8,000,745 32.28 2.98%
1995 7,766,219 32.23 3.35%
1994 7,510,084 32.18 3.70%
1993 7,237,517 32.13 7.00%
1992 6,748,183 31.10 7.93%
1991 6,234,006 29.84 7.83%
1990 5,764,225 28.61 7.67%
1989 5,338,549 27.41 7.52%
1988 4,951,602 26.24 7.46%
1987 4,595,443 25.11 7.52%
1986 4,262,686 24.01 7.68%
1985 3,947,501 22.94 7.87%
1984 3,648,593 21.90 8.04%
1983 3,366,654 20.90 5.99%
1982 3,170,939 20.38 4.53%
1981 3,030,395 20.17 4.55%
1980 2,895,546 19.96 4.59%
1979 2,765,735 19.75 4.62%
1978 2,640,882 19.55 4.63%
1977 2,521,418 19.34 4.61%
1976 2,407,884 19.14 4.56%
1975 2,300,463 18.94 4.50%
1974 2,199,226 18.74 4.42%
1973 2,104,071 18.55 6.64%
1972 1,968,957 17.94 7.37%
1971 1,829,017 17.22 7.38%
1970 1,698,845 16.52 7.41%
1969 1,577,575 15.85 7.41%
1968 1,464,966 15.20 7.42%
1967 1,360,216 14.57 7.42%
1966 1,262,982 13.96 7.41%
1965 1,172,825 13.37 7.40%
1964 1,089,192 12.81 7.40%
1963 1,011,469 12.26 7.39%
1962 939,444 11.74 7.37%
1961 872,668 11.23 7.36%
1960 810,731 10.75 7.35%