Senegal 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.
  • Senegal urban population for 2019 was 7,765,706, a 3.79% increase from 2018.
  • Senegal urban population for 2018 was 7,481,990, a 3.82% increase from 2017.
  • Senegal urban population for 2017 was 7,207,019, a 3.83% increase from 2016.
  • Senegal urban population for 2016 was 6,941,404, a 3.82% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Mozambique 11,092,106
Yemen 10,869,523
Uganda 10,784,516
Madagascar 10,210,849
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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
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Chad 3,712,273
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Sierra Leone 3,319,366
Malawi 3,199,301
Liberia 2,548,426
Tajikistan 2,545,477
South Sudan 2,201,250
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Central African Republic 1,982,064
Burundi 1,541,177
Gambia 1,453,958
Guinea-Bissau 840,922
Comoros 248,152
Senegal Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 7,765,706 47.65 3.72%
2018 7,481,990 47.19 3.74%
2017 7,207,019 46.74 3.76%
2016 6,941,404 46.30 3.75%
2015 6,685,973 45.86 3.74%
2014 6,440,431 45.44 3.73%
2013 6,204,708 45.02 3.73%
2012 5,977,690 44.60 3.72%
2011 5,759,380 44.19 3.71%
2010 5,549,606 43.77 3.69%
2009 5,348,369 43.36 3.67%
2008 5,155,659 42.95 3.65%
2007 4,971,099 42.54 3.61%
2006 4,794,667 42.12 3.58%
2005 4,626,131 41.71 3.54%
2004 4,465,213 41.31 3.51%
2003 4,311,249 40.90 3.19%
2002 4,175,902 40.61 2.79%
2001 4,061,009 40.46 2.76%
2000 3,950,446 40.32 2.72%
1999 3,844,425 40.18 2.69%
1998 3,742,288 40.03 2.71%
1997 3,642,398 39.89 2.77%
1996 3,542,773 39.75 2.89%
1995 3,441,826 39.61 3.03%
1994 3,339,076 39.46 3.17%
1993 3,234,844 39.32 3.28%
1992 3,130,520 39.18 3.34%
1991 3,027,591 39.04 3.36%
1990 2,927,432 38.90 3.37%
1989 2,830,478 38.76 3.38%
1988 2,736,359 38.61 3.91%
1987 2,631,420 38.27 3.98%
1986 2,528,782 37.91 3.99%
1985 2,429,919 37.55 4.00%
1984 2,334,637 37.19 4.01%
1983 2,242,911 36.83 3.97%
1982 2,155,636 36.48 3.88%
1981 2,073,563 36.12 3.76%
1980 1,997,042 35.77 3.60%
1979 1,926,354 35.42 3.46%
1978 1,860,894 35.07 3.39%
1977 1,798,918 34.72 3.43%
1976 1,738,322 34.37 4.55%
1975 1,661,013 33.69 5.00%
1974 1,580,049 32.94 5.18%
1973 1,500,241 32.19 5.32%
1972 1,422,495 31.45 5.39%
1971 1,347,852 30.72 5.38%
1970 1,277,252 30.00 5.50%
1969 1,208,873 29.25 5.49%
1968 1,144,300 28.51 5.49%
1967 1,083,165 27.78 5.49%
1966 1,025,293 27.06 5.49%
1965 970,475 26.35 5.50%
1964 918,582 25.66 5.49%
1963 869,473 24.97 5.48%
1962 823,095 24.30 5.48%
1961 779,168 23.65 5.49%
1960 737,552 23.00 %