Vanuatu Urban Population 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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.
  • Vanuatu urban population for 2018 was 73,972, a 2.96% increase from 2017.
  • Vanuatu urban population for 2017 was 71,843, a 2.99% increase from 2016.
  • Vanuatu urban population for 2016 was 69,755, a 3.07% increase from 2015.
  • Vanuatu urban population for 2015 was 67,677, a 3.16% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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Vanuatu 73,972
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Micronesia 25,573
Vanuatu Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2018 73,972 25.27 2.92%
2017 71,843 25.16 2.95%
2016 69,755 25.06 3.02%
2015 67,677 24.96 3.11%
2014 65,605 24.86 3.19%
2013 63,545 24.76 3.22%
2012 61,529 24.66 3.19%
2011 59,598 24.56 3.09%
2010 57,782 24.46 3.28%
2009 55,918 24.29 3.68%
2008 53,895 23.99 3.61%
2007 51,986 23.69 3.61%
2006 50,145 23.39 3.66%
2005 48,342 23.10 3.76%
2004 46,559 22.81 3.83%
2003 44,808 22.52 3.84%
2002 43,118 22.24 3.73%
2001 41,539 21.95 3.55%
2000 40,089 21.67 3.38%
1999 38,758 21.38 3.28%
1998 37,507 21.07 3.20%
1997 36,324 20.77 3.31%
1996 35,141 20.46 3.57%
1995 33,907 20.16 3.90%
1994 32,609 19.87 4.20%
1993 31,268 19.57 4.39%
1992 29,925 19.29 4.41%
1991 28,633 19.00 4.29%
1990 27,431 18.72 4.12%
1989 26,324 18.44 4.79%
1988 25,092 18.01 4.81%
1987 23,913 17.57 4.77%
1986 22,799 17.14 4.77%
1985 21,736 16.72 4.78%
1984 20,722 16.31 4.78%
1983 19,755 15.91 4.82%
1982 18,826 15.51 4.92%
1981 17,923 15.12 5.06%
1980 17,039 14.74 5.23%
1979 16,171 14.37 4.90%
1978 15,398 14.07 4.62%
1977 14,703 13.85 4.70%
1976 14,028 13.62 4.76%
1975 13,376 13.40 4.79%
1974 12,750 13.18 4.84%
1973 12,148 12.96 4.85%
1972 11,573 12.74 4.81%
1971 11,030 12.53 4.71%
1970 10,523 12.33 4.59%
1969 10,051 12.12 4.46%
1968 9,613 11.92 4.40%
1967 9,199 11.72 4.41%
1966 8,802 11.52 4.51%
1965 8,414 11.33 4.65%
1964 8,032 11.14 4.76%
1963 7,659 10.95 4.83%
1962 7,298 10.77 4.83%
1961 6,954 10.58 4.83%
1960 6,626 10.40 4.74%