Chile - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Chile was 16,069,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16,069,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 5,220,450 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 5,220,450
1961 5,405,948
1962 5,592,410
1963 5,782,764
1964 5,976,975
1965 6,174,513
1966 6,375,695
1967 6,579,783
1968 6,785,404
1969 6,990,276
1970 7,193,106
1971 7,392,202
1972 7,588,944
1973 7,783,319
1974 7,976,191
1975 8,168,284
1976 8,359,642
1977 8,550,316
1978 8,741,156
1979 8,933,096
1980 9,127,115
1981 9,323,092
1982 9,512,837
1983 9,670,641
1984 9,834,207
1985 10,004,590
1986 10,182,340
1987 10,366,830
1988 10,556,480
1989 10,749,140
1990 10,942,810
1991 11,137,010
1992 11,337,080
1993 11,559,760
1994 11,781,110
1995 12,000,310
1996 12,216,610
1997 12,430,060
1998 12,640,860
1999 12,849,960
2000 13,057,610
2001 13,263,990
2002 13,469,050
2003 13,672,190
2004 13,874,170
2005 14,075,330
2006 14,275,530
2007 14,474,990
2008 14,674,230
2009 14,873,470
2010 15,072,950
2011 15,273,040
2012 15,473,280
2013 15,673,250
2014 15,871,990
2015 16,069,000

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Chile was 89.53 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 89.53 in 2015, 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.

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Year Value
1960 67.84
1961 68.66
1962 69.44
1963 70.20
1964 70.96
1965 71.70
1966 72.43
1967 73.15
1968 73.85
1969 74.55
1970 75.23
1971 75.88
1972 76.53
1973 77.16
1974 77.78
1975 78.39
1976 78.98
1977 79.57
1978 80.14
1979 80.70
1980 81.24
1981 81.78
1982 82.23
1983 82.36
1984 82.49
1985 82.62
1986 82.76
1987 82.89
1988 83.01
1989 83.14
1990 83.27
1991 83.40
1992 83.56
1993 83.90
1994 84.22
1995 84.55
1996 84.86
1997 85.17
1998 85.48
1999 85.78
2000 86.07
2001 86.36
2002 86.65
2003 86.92
2004 87.19
2005 87.44
2006 87.69
2007 87.93
2008 88.16
2009 88.38
2010 88.59
2011 88.79
2012 88.99
2013 89.18
2014 89.36
2015 89.53

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization