Myanmar - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Myanmar was 15,783,110 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15,783,110 in 2011 and a minimum value of 4,029,269 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 4,029,269
1961 4,190,431
1962 4,356,591
1963 4,528,402
1964 4,706,795
1965 4,892,573
1966 5,091,250
1967 5,297,725
1968 5,512,885
1969 5,737,830
1970 5,973,271
1971 6,178,716
1972 6,392,781
1973 6,613,581
1974 6,838,424
1975 7,065,214
1976 7,230,132
1977 7,393,460
1978 7,555,525
1979 7,717,097
1980 7,878,703
1981 8,043,896
1982 8,208,599
1983 8,372,791
1984 8,536,468
1985 8,699,560
1986 8,893,298
1987 9,087,457
1988 9,281,251
1989 9,473,642
1990 9,663,930
1991 9,890,796
1992 10,115,490
1993 10,340,430
1994 10,569,170
1995 10,803,800
1996 11,092,800
1997 11,389,140
1998 11,685,130
1999 11,969,790
2000 12,235,230
2001 12,531,610
2002 12,808,460
2003 13,073,240
2004 13,337,800
2005 13,611,470
2006 13,946,440
2007 14,292,530
2008 14,649,390
2009 15,015,090
2010 15,387,970
2011 15,783,110

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Myanmar was 32.65 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 32.65 in 2011, while its lowest value was 19.23 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 19.23
1961 19.58
1962 19.92
1963 20.27
1964 20.62
1965 20.97
1966 21.34
1967 21.71
1968 22.09
1969 22.46
1970 22.83
1971 23.05
1972 23.27
1973 23.49
1974 23.70
1975 23.92
1976 23.93
1977 23.94
1978 23.95
1979 23.96
1980 23.97
1981 23.99
1982 24.02
1983 24.04
1984 24.06
1985 24.08
1986 24.19
1987 24.29
1988 24.40
1989 24.50
1990 24.61
1991 24.82
1992 25.02
1993 25.23
1994 25.44
1995 25.64
1996 25.96
1997 26.27
1998 26.59
1999 26.90
2000 27.22
2001 27.65
2002 28.08
2003 28.52
2004 28.95
2005 29.39
2006 29.92
2007 30.46
2008 31.00
2009 31.54
2010 32.08
2011 32.65

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization