Chad 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.
  • Chad urban population for 2019 was 3,712,273, a 4.01% increase from 2018.
  • Chad urban population for 2018 was 3,569,015, a 3.98% increase from 2017.
  • Chad urban population for 2017 was 3,432,534, a 3.95% increase from 2016.
  • Chad urban population for 2016 was 3,302,149, a 3.94% 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
Afghanistan 9,797,273
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Mali 8,479,688
Senegal 7,765,706
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Burkina Faso 6,092,349
Nepal 5,765,513
Benin 5,648,149
Zimbabwe 4,717,305
Guinea 4,661,505
Niger 3,850,231
Chad 3,712,273
Togo 3,414,638
Sierra Leone 3,319,366
Malawi 3,199,301
Liberia 2,548,426
Tajikistan 2,545,477
South Sudan 2,201,250
Rwanda 2,186,104
Central African Republic 1,982,064
Burundi 1,541,177
Gambia 1,453,958
Guinea-Bissau 840,922
Comoros 248,152
Chad Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 3,712,273 23.28 3.94%
2018 3,569,015 23.06 3.90%
2017 3,432,534 22.86 3.87%
2016 3,302,149 22.68 3.86%
2015 3,177,086 22.52 3.86%
2014 3,056,811 22.37 3.85%
2013 2,941,280 22.25 3.83%
2012 2,830,799 22.14 3.77%
2011 2,726,093 22.05 3.68%
2010 2,627,677 21.99 3.57%
2009 2,535,603 21.93 3.46%
2008 2,449,318 21.90 3.47%
2007 2,365,685 21.87 3.55%
2006 2,283,208 21.83 3.66%
2005 2,201,167 21.80 3.80%
2004 2,119,064 21.77 3.93%
2003 2,037,421 21.74 4.01%
2002 1,957,354 21.70 4.00%
2001 1,880,534 21.67 3.94%
2000 1,807,913 21.64 3.84%
1999 1,739,886 21.60 3.74%
1998 1,676,077 21.57 3.64%
1997 1,616,102 21.54 3.57%
1996 1,559,395 21.51 3.53%
1995 1,505,288 21.47 3.48%
1994 1,453,858 21.44 3.40%
1993 1,405,204 21.41 4.02%
1992 1,349,855 21.24 4.19%
1991 1,294,403 21.02 4.21%
1990 1,241,012 20.81 4.24%
1989 1,189,543 20.60 4.26%
1988 1,139,948 20.39 4.23%
1987 1,092,691 20.19 4.12%
1986 1,048,565 19.98 3.96%
1985 1,007,819 19.78 3.76%
1984 970,591 19.58 3.59%
1983 936,359 19.38 3.42%
1982 904,896 19.18 3.29%
1981 875,611 18.98 3.19%
1980 848,126 18.79 3.10%
1979 822,277 18.59 2.99%
1978 798,062 18.40 7.42%
1977 740,966 17.41 7.52%
1976 687,315 16.47 7.69%
1975 636,426 15.57 7.89%
1974 588,148 14.70 8.08%
1973 542,493 13.88 8.20%
1972 499,799 13.10 8.56%
1971 458,806 12.31 8.48%
1970 421,492 11.57 8.38%
1969 387,599 10.86 8.28%
1968 356,795 10.20 8.26%
1967 328,507 9.56 8.27%
1966 302,418 8.97 8.35%
1965 278,204 8.41 8.42%
1964 255,729 7.88 6.50%
1963 239,627 7.53 5.88%
1962 225,946 7.24 5.87%
1961 213,063 6.96 5.85%
1960 200,958 6.70 %