Chile - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Chile was 15,395,020 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15,395,020 in 2011 and a minimum value of 5,190,525 in 1960.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Bank Staff estimates based on United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 5,190,525
1961 5,384,611
1962 5,585,253
1963 5,790,577
1964 5,998,090
1965 6,205,818
1966 6,406,883
1967 6,606,825
1968 6,805,960
1969 7,005,123
1970 7,204,920
1971 7,398,470
1972 7,592,419
1973 7,785,881
1974 7,977,602
1975 8,166,944
1976 8,347,058
1977 8,525,287
1978 8,704,610
1979 8,889,131
1980 9,082,006
1981 9,251,159
1982 9,428,780
1983 9,614,230
1984 9,806,132
1985 10,003,470
1986 10,187,500
1987 10,376,040
1988 10,570,280
1989 10,771,900
1990 10,981,630
1991 11,212,300
1992 11,450,360
1993 11,691,160
1994 11,928,430
1995 12,157,510
1996 12,390,330
1997 12,614,270
1998 12,830,870
1999 13,042,970
2000 13,252,720
2001 13,463,520
2002 13,671,590
2003 13,877,390
2004 14,081,420
2005 14,284,060
2006 14,473,790
2007 14,662,310
2008 14,849,720
2009 15,036,040
2010 15,221,260
2011 15,395,020

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Chile was 89.15 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 89.15 in 2011, while its lowest value was 67.84 in 1960.

Definition: 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.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 67.84
1961 68.61
1962 69.38
1963 70.15
1964 70.92
1965 71.70
1966 72.40
1967 73.11
1968 73.81
1969 74.52
1970 75.23
1971 75.86
1972 76.49
1973 77.12
1974 77.75
1975 78.39
1976 78.96
1977 79.53
1978 80.10
1979 80.67
1980 81.24
1981 81.52
1982 81.80
1983 82.07
1984 82.35
1985 82.62
1986 82.75
1987 82.88
1988 83.01
1989 83.14
1990 83.27
1991 83.49
1992 83.71
1993 83.93
1994 84.15
1995 84.37
1996 84.69
1997 85.00
1998 85.32
1999 85.63
2000 85.95
2001 86.28
2002 86.62
2003 86.95
2004 87.29
2005 87.62
2006 87.89
2007 88.15
2008 88.41
2009 88.68
2010 88.94
2011 89.15

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization