Tonga Urban Population 1960-2022

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.
  • Tonga urban population for 2020 was 24,415, a 1.11% increase from 2019.
  • Tonga urban population for 2019 was 24,146, a 1.15% increase from 2018.
  • Tonga urban population for 2018 was 23,871, a 1.01% increase from 2017.
  • Tonga urban population for 2017 was 23,633, a 0.62% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Tonga 24,415
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Tonga Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 24,415 23.10 1.11%
2019 24,146 23.11 1.15%
2018 23,871 23.13 1.00%
2017 23,633 23.17 0.62%
2016 23,487 23.22 0.13%
2015 23,457 23.28 -0.47%
2014 23,567 23.33 -0.96%
2013 23,795 23.38 -1.17%
2012 24,076 23.44 -0.83%
2011 24,277 23.44 -0.18%
2010 24,320 23.39 0.31%
2009 24,244 23.34 0.72%
2008 24,069 23.28 1.01%
2007 23,826 23.23 1.03%
2006 23,581 23.18 0.92%
2005 23,365 23.16 0.81%
2004 23,176 23.13 0.74%
2003 23,004 23.10 0.70%
2002 22,844 23.07 0.67%
2001 22,691 23.04 0.65%
2000 22,543 23.01 0.62%
1999 22,404 22.98 0.58%
1998 22,275 22.96 0.55%
1997 22,152 22.93 0.50%
1996 22,042 22.90 0.45%
1995 21,943 22.86 0.38%
1994 21,859 22.83 0.33%
1993 21,787 22.80 0.31%
1992 21,720 22.77 0.30%
1991 21,654 22.74 0.32%
1990 21,584 22.70 0.37%
1989 21,504 22.67 0.41%
1988 21,417 22.64 0.44%
1987 21,324 22.61 0.75%
1986 21,164 22.50 1.21%
1985 20,909 22.27 1.13%
1984 20,674 22.04 1.09%
1983 20,450 21.82 1.13%
1982 20,220 21.59 1.26%
1981 19,966 21.37 1.51%
1980 19,666 21.15 1.79%
1979 19,317 20.94 2.06%
1978 18,924 20.72 2.23%
1977 18,507 20.50 1.82%
1976 18,173 20.37 1.17%
1975 17,962 20.34 0.98%
1974 17,786 20.31 0.87%
1973 17,632 20.28 0.87%
1972 17,479 20.25 1.12%
1971 17,284 20.22 1.50%
1970 17,027 20.19 1.93%
1969 16,702 20.16 2.33%
1968 16,318 20.13 2.70%
1967 15,883 20.10 3.84%
1966 15,284 19.91 5.29%
1965 14,497 19.50 5.64%
1964 13,702 19.10 6.04%
1963 12,899 18.70 6.16%
1962 12,129 18.31 5.98%
1961 11,425 17.93 5.56%
1960 10,807 17.55 %