Bolivia - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Bolivia was 7,502,948 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,502,948 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1,357,786 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 1,357,786
1961 1,395,202
1962 1,433,798
1963 1,473,628
1964 1,514,810
1965 1,557,286
1966 1,601,227
1967 1,646,632
1968 1,693,563
1969 1,742,044
1970 1,792,218
1971 1,844,009
1972 1,897,509
1973 1,952,801
1974 2,010,085
1975 2,069,524
1976 2,131,079
1977 2,221,487
1978 2,324,287
1979 2,430,642
1980 2,540,518
1981 2,653,552
1982 2,770,078
1983 2,889,746
1984 3,012,564
1985 3,138,013
1986 3,266,233
1987 3,397,152
1988 3,531,295
1989 3,668,833
1990 3,810,495
1991 3,956,298
1992 4,104,155
1993 4,230,966
1994 4,361,177
1995 4,494,628
1996 4,622,054
1997 4,752,422
1998 4,885,260
1999 5,020,176
2000 5,156,654
2001 5,294,346
2002 5,433,522
2003 5,573,824
2004 5,715,321
2005 5,857,965
2006 6,001,861
2007 6,146,758
2008 6,292,705
2009 6,439,895
2010 6,588,291
2011 6,737,876
2012 6,888,700
2013 7,040,563
2014 7,193,570
2015 7,347,710
2016 7,502,948

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Bolivia was 68.91 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 68.91 in 2016, while its lowest value was 36.76 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 36.76
1961 37.06
1962 37.36
1963 37.66
1964 37.96
1965 38.26
1966 38.56
1967 38.86
1968 39.17
1969 39.47
1970 39.78
1971 40.08
1972 40.39
1973 40.70
1974 41.00
1975 41.31
1976 41.62
1977 42.45
1978 43.44
1979 44.44
1980 45.45
1981 46.46
1982 47.47
1983 48.49
1984 49.50
1985 50.52
1986 51.54
1987 52.55
1988 53.56
1989 54.57
1990 55.58
1991 56.58
1992 57.55
1993 58.17
1994 58.79
1995 59.40
1996 59.89
1997 60.38
1998 60.87
1999 61.35
2000 61.83
2001 62.31
2002 62.79
2003 63.26
2004 63.73
2005 64.19
2006 64.65
2007 65.10
2008 65.55
2009 65.99
2010 66.43
2011 66.86
2012 67.28
2013 67.70
2014 68.11
2015 68.51
2016 68.91

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization