Urban population growth (annual %)

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.
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Country Urban population growth (annual %) Rank Year

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Data published by
World Bank – World Development Indicators

Data publisher's source
World Bank staff estimates based on the United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects: 2018 Revision.


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Variable time span
1961 : 2020