Armenia - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Armenia was 1,829,706 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,393,836 in 1989 and a minimum value of 960,955 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 the United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 960,955
1961 1,012,429
1962 1,065,431
1963 1,119,584
1964 1,174,558
1965 1,229,978
1966 1,285,571
1967 1,341,277
1968 1,397,343
1969 1,454,160
1970 1,511,605
1971 1,569,625
1972 1,628,590
1973 1,688,028
1974 1,747,461
1975 1,801,945
1976 1,855,659
1977 1,908,576
1978 1,960,876
1979 2,007,500
1980 2,047,386
1981 2,085,894
1982 2,122,747
1983 2,159,333
1984 2,197,505
1985 2,238,079
1986 2,282,853
1987 2,330,095
1988 2,372,859
1989 2,393,836
1990 2,385,466
1991 2,353,776
1992 2,302,482
1993 2,240,025
1994 2,178,117
1995 2,125,280
1996 2,084,084
1997 2,052,297
1998 2,027,670
1999 2,006,224
2000 1,984,980
2001 1,964,164
2002 1,950,280
2003 1,938,940
2004 1,926,903
2005 1,913,491
2006 1,897,878
2007 1,880,588
2008 1,861,174
2009 1,842,599
2010 1,829,394
2011 1,822,284
2012 1,820,251
2013 1,822,187
2014 1,825,455
2015 1,828,140
2016 1,829,706

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Armenia was 62.56 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 67.71 in 1988, while its lowest value was 51.28 in 1960.

Definition: Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. The data are collected and smoothed by United Nations Population Division.

Source: The United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 51.28
1961 52.15
1962 53.02
1963 53.89
1964 54.76
1965 55.62
1966 56.48
1967 57.34
1968 58.20
1969 59.04
1970 59.86
1971 60.66
1972 61.45
1973 62.23
1974 63.00
1975 63.61
1976 64.22
1977 64.82
1978 65.42
1979 65.84
1980 66.05
1981 66.26
1982 66.47
1983 66.68
1984 66.88
1985 67.09
1986 67.30
1987 67.50
1988 67.71
1989 67.69
1990 67.42
1991 67.15
1992 66.88
1993 66.61
1994 66.33
1995 66.06
1996 65.78
1997 65.50
1998 65.23
1999 64.95
2000 64.67
2001 64.39
2002 64.28
2003 64.25
2004 64.22
2005 64.18
2006 64.15
2007 64.12
2008 64.00
2009 63.79
2010 63.58
2011 63.37
2012 63.16
2013 62.98
2014 62.81
2015 62.67
2016 62.56

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization