Myanmar - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Myanmar was 17,579,200 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17,579,200 in 2013 and a minimum value of 4,130,980 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 4,130,980
1961 4,297,005
1962 4,469,136
1963 4,648,891
1964 4,838,111
1965 5,037,998
1966 5,249,630
1967 5,472,647
1968 5,706,600
1969 5,949,949
1970 6,202,008
1971 6,462,272
1972 6,731,794
1973 6,982,007
1974 7,154,026
1975 7,329,853
1976 7,509,987
1977 7,692,715
1978 7,879,281
1979 8,069,802
1980 8,264,633
1981 8,462,927
1982 8,665,059
1983 8,867,291
1984 9,072,874
1985 9,280,386
1986 9,488,464
1987 9,697,880
1988 9,910,395
1989 10,127,190
1990 10,349,620
1991 10,577,520
1992 10,810,450
1993 11,051,060
1994 11,303,790
1995 11,570,450
1996 11,853,470
1997 12,152,360
1998 12,459,670
1999 12,766,910
2000 13,066,810
2001 13,356,920
2002 13,639,970
2003 13,921,760
2004 14,211,930
2005 14,517,370
2006 14,839,950
2007 15,180,070
2008 15,537,970
2009 15,916,220
2010 16,309,000
2011 16,718,220
2012 17,142,760
2013 17,579,200

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Myanmar was 33.01 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 33.01 in 2013, 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 19.57
1962 19.91
1963 20.26
1964 20.61
1965 20.97
1966 21.33
1967 21.70
1968 22.07
1969 22.45
1970 22.83
1971 23.22
1972 23.61
1973 23.90
1974 23.91
1975 23.92
1976 23.93
1977 23.94
1978 23.95
1979 23.96
1980 23.97
1981 23.98
1982 23.99
1983 24.00
1984 24.03
1985 24.08
1986 24.14
1987 24.22
1988 24.32
1989 24.44
1990 24.57
1991 24.72
1992 24.90
1993 25.09
1994 25.30
1995 25.53
1996 25.77
1997 26.04
1998 26.33
1999 26.64
2000 26.97
2001 27.32
2002 27.69
2003 28.08
2004 28.50
2005 28.93
2006 29.39
2007 29.87
2008 30.36
2009 30.88
2010 31.41
2011 31.94
2012 32.47
2013 33.01

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization