Togo - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Togo was 2,919,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,919,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 159,600 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 159,600
1961 174,770
1962 191,015
1963 209,045
1964 230,147
1965 255,440
1966 286,062
1967 322,365
1968 363,861
1969 408,976
1970 450,183
1971 472,146
1972 492,871
1973 512,679
1974 532,385
1975 552,643
1976 573,430
1977 594,659
1978 617,270
1979 642,423
1980 671,040
1981 703,580
1982 740,185
1983 780,140
1984 821,799
1985 864,061
1986 906,786
1987 950,134
1988 993,953
1989 1,038,091
1990 1,082,649
1991 1,127,383
1992 1,172,397
1993 1,218,216
1994 1,265,704
1995 1,315,490
1996 1,367,918
1997 1,422,961
1998 1,480,684
1999 1,541,092
2000 1,604,129
2001 1,669,876
2002 1,738,600
2003 1,810,304
2004 1,885,010
2005 1,962,696
2006 2,043,463
2007 2,127,382
2008 2,214,588
2009 2,304,919
2010 2,398,678
2011 2,495,805
2012 2,596,576
2013 2,700,745
2014 2,808,284
2015 2,919,000

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Togo was 39.96 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 39.96 in 2015, while its lowest value was 10.10 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 10.10
1961 10.94
1962 11.84
1963 12.81
1964 13.85
1965 14.95
1966 16.13
1967 17.37
1968 18.70
1969 20.10
1970 21.28
1971 21.60
1972 21.93
1973 22.26
1974 22.59
1975 22.93
1976 23.27
1977 23.61
1978 23.96
1979 24.31
1980 24.66
1981 25.02
1982 25.39
1983 25.78
1984 26.17
1985 26.56
1986 26.96
1987 27.36
1988 27.77
1989 28.18
1990 28.59
1991 29.01
1992 29.43
1993 29.85
1994 30.28
1995 30.71
1996 31.14
1997 31.58
1998 32.02
1999 32.46
2000 32.91
2001 33.36
2002 33.81
2003 34.27
2004 34.72
2005 35.19
2006 35.65
2007 36.12
2008 36.59
2009 37.06
2010 37.53
2011 38.01
2012 38.49
2013 38.98
2014 39.47
2015 39.96

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization