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CountryURBANIZATION(%)
Afghanistan urban population: 27.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.77% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Albania urban population: 59.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.81% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Algeria urban population: 71.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.26% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
American Samoa urban population: 87.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.63% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Andorra urban population: 84.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Angola urban population: 45.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.6% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Anguilla urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.88% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda urban population: 23% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Argentina urban population: 92% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.93% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Armenia urban population: 62.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Aruba urban population: 41.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Australia urban population: 89.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.37% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, and Norfolk Island
Austria urban population: 66.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.51% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Azerbaijan urban population: 55.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bahamas, The urban population: 83% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.21% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bahrain urban population: 88.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.77% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bangladesh urban population: 35.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.19% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Barbados urban population: 31.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.4% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Belarus urban population: 77.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.04% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Belgium urban population: 97.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.36% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Belize urban population: 43.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.93% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Benin urban population: 44.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.55% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bermuda urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.16% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bhutan urban population: 40.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.89% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bolivia urban population: 69.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.11% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina urban population: 40.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Botswana urban population: 58% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Brazil urban population: 86.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.99% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
British Virgin Islands urban population: 46.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.63% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Brunei urban population: 77.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.52% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Bulgaria urban population: 74.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.4% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Burkina Faso urban population: 31.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Burma urban population: 35.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Burundi urban population: 12.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5.48% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cabo Verde urban population: 66.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cambodia urban population: 21.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.73% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cameroon urban population: 55.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.4% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Canada urban population: 82.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.16% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cayman Islands urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.98% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Central African Republic urban population: 40.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.73% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Chad urban population: 22.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.7% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Chile urban population: 89.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.96% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
China urban population: 57.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data do not include Hong Kong and Macau
Colombia urban population: 77% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.47% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Comoros urban population: 28.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.71% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the urban population: 43.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.83% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Congo, Republic of the urban population: 66.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cook Islands urban population: 75% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Costa Rica urban population: 78.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire urban population: 55.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.39% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Croatia urban population: 59.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.22% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cuba urban population: 77.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Curacao urban population: 89.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.73% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Cyprus urban population: 66.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.84% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Czechia urban population: 73% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Denmark urban population: 88% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.58% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Djibouti urban population: 77.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.52% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Dominica urban population: 70.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.85% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Dominican Republic urban population: 80.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Ecuador urban population: 64.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Egypt urban population: 43.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
El Salvador urban population: 67.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.23% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Equatorial Guinea urban population: 40.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Eritrea urban population: 23.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.72% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Estonia urban population: 67.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.37% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Ethiopia urban population: 20.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.64% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) urban population: 77.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.68% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Faroe Islands urban population: 42.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.87% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Fiji urban population: 54.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.18% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Finland urban population: 84.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.46% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
France urban population: 80% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.76% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
French Polynesia urban population: 55.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.86% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Gabon urban population: 87.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Gambia, The urban population: 60.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.96% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Gaza Strip urban population: 75.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.75% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data represent Gaza Strip and the West Bank
Georgia urban population: 54% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Abkhazia and South Ossetia
Germany urban population: 75.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.12% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Ghana urban population: 55.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.07% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Gibraltar urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.01% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Greece urban population: 78.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.31% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Greenland urban population: 87.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.27% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Grenada urban population: 35.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.44% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Guam urban population: 94.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.27% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Guatemala urban population: 52.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.23% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Guernsey urban population: 31.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.86% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data are for Guernsey and Jersey
Guinea urban population: 38.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.73% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Guinea-Bissau urban population: 50.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.69% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Guyana urban population: 28.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.91% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Haiti urban population: 60.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.93% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Holy See (Vatican City) urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Honduras urban population: 55.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.85% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Hong Kong urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.64% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Hungary urban population: 72.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.36% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Iceland urban population: 94.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
India urban population: 33.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.28% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Indonesia urban population: 55.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Iran urban population: 74.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.78% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Iraq urban population: 69.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.97% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Ireland urban population: 63.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.45% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Isle of Man urban population: 52.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.81% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Israel urban population: 92.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.5% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Italy urban population: 69.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.32% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Jamaica urban population: 55.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.93% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Japan urban population: 94.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.15% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Jersey urban population: 31.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.86% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data are for Guernsey and Jersey
Jordan urban population: 84.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.26% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Kazakhstan urban population: 53.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.94% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Kenya urban population: 26.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.15% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Kiribati urban population: 44.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.9% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Korea, North urban population: 61.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Korea, South urban population: 82.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.55% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Kuwait urban population: 98.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Kyrgyzstan urban population: 36% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.04% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Laos urban population: 40.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.13% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Latvia urban population: 67.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.56% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Lebanon urban population: 88% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.57% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Lesotho urban population: 28.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.85% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Liberia urban population: 50.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.24% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Libya urban population: 79% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.64% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Liechtenstein urban population: 14.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.79% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Lithuania urban population: 66.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.34% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Luxembourg urban population: 90.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.46% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Macau urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.39% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Macedonia urban population: 57.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.24% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Madagascar urban population: 36.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.47% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Malawi urban population: 16.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Malaysia urban population: 76% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.19% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Maldives urban population: 47.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.52% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mali urban population: 41.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.97% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Malta urban population: 95.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.32% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Marshall Islands urban population: 73.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.07% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mauritania urban population: 61% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.2% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mauritius urban population: 39.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.07% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mexico urban population: 79.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.37% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of urban population: 22.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.33% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Moldova urban population: 45.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.36% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Monaco urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.8% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mongolia urban population: 73.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.23% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Montenegro urban population: 64.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.25% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Montserrat urban population: 9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.7% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Morocco urban population: 61.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.92% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Mozambique urban population: 32.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.36% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Namibia urban population: 48.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.63% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Nauru urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.62% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Nepal urban population: 19.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.08% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Netherlands urban population: 91.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.72% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
New Caledonia urban population: 71.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.91% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
New Zealand urban population: 86.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.98% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Nicaragua urban population: 59.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.84% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Niger urban population: 19.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5.49% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Nigeria urban population: 49.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Niue urban population: 44% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.49% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Northern Mariana Islands urban population: 89.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Norway urban population: 81% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.31% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Oman urban population: 78.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.17% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Pakistan urban population: 39.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.77% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Palau urban population: 88.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.6% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Panama urban population: 67.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.94% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Papua New Guinea urban population: 13.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.42% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Paraguay urban population: 60.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Peru urban population: 79.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.57% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Philippines urban population: 44.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.57% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Pitcairn Islands urban population: 0% of total population (2012)
rate of urbanization: NA
Poland urban population: 60.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Portugal urban population: 64.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.76% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Puerto Rico urban population: 93.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.03% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Qatar urban population: 99.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.63% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Romania urban population: 54.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.05% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Russia urban population: 74.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.15% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Rwanda urban population: 30.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5.59% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha urban population: 39.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.96% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis urban population: 32.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.42% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saint Lucia urban population: 18.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.01% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon urban population: 90.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines urban population: 51.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.7% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Samoa urban population: 18.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.06% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
San Marino urban population: 94.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe urban population: 66.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.03% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Saudi Arabia urban population: 83.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.81% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Senegal urban population: 44.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.53% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Serbia urban population: 55.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.29% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Kosovo
Seychelles urban population: 54.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Sierra Leone urban population: 40.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.72% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Singapore urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.5% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Sint Maarten urban population: 100% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.56% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Slovakia urban population: 53.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.09% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Slovenia urban population: 49.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.18% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Solomon Islands urban population: 23.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.79% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Somalia urban population: 40.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.05% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
South Africa urban population: 65.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.33% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
South Sudan urban population: 19.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.91% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Spain urban population: 80% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.52% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data include Canary Islands, Ceuta, and Melilla
Sri Lanka urban population: 18.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.11% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Sudan urban population: 34.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.02% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Suriname urban population: 66% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.75% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Swaziland urban population: 21.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.41% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Sweden urban population: 86.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.86% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Switzerland urban population: 74.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.1% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Syria urban population: 58.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.59% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tajikistan urban population: 27% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.72% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tanzania urban population: 33% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Thailand urban population: 52.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.2% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Timor-Leste urban population: 34% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.63% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Togo urban population: 41% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.6% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tokelau urban population: 0% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tonga urban population: 23.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago urban population: 8.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -83% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tunisia urban population: 67.3% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.28% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Turkey urban population: 74.4% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.54% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Turkmenistan urban population: 50.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.87% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands urban population: 92.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.71% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Tuvalu urban population: 61.5% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.71% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Uganda urban population: 16.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 5.3% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Ukraine urban population: 70.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: -0.35% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
United Arab Emirates urban population: 86.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.32% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
United Kingdom urban population: 83.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.82% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
United States urban population: 82% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.99% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Uruguay urban population: 95.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.44% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Uzbekistan urban population: 36.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.62% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Vanuatu urban population: 26.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.23% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Venezuela urban population: 89.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.38% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Vietnam urban population: 34.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.59% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Virgin Islands urban population: 95.6% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0.08% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Wallis and Futuna urban population: 0% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 0% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
West Bank urban population: 75.7% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.75% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
note: data represent Gaza Strip and the West Bank
Western Sahara urban population: 81.1% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.87% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
World urban population: 54.9% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 1.84% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
ten largest urban agglomerations: Tokyo (Japan) - 38,241,000; New Delhi (India) - 27,197,000; Shanghai (China) - 25,202,000; Beijing (China) - 22,063,000; Mumbai (India) - 21,690,000; Sao Paulo (Brazil) - 21,519,000; Mexico City (Mexico) - 21,321,000; Osaka (Japan) - 20,415,000; Cairo (Egypt) - 19,486,000; Dhaka (Bangladesh) - 18,898,000 (2017)
Yemen urban population: 35.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 3.76% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Zambia urban population: 41.8% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 4.35% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)
Zimbabwe urban population: 32.2% of total population (2017)
rate of urbanization: 2.44% annual rate of change (2015-20 est.)