Bosnia and Herzegovina - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 1,404,616 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,753,764 in 1989 and a minimum value of 614,167 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 614,167
1961 647,394
1962 685,299
1963 724,833
1964 765,518
1965 806,727
1966 848,311
1967 890,331
1968 933,087
1969 977,062
1970 1,022,901
1971 1,069,057
1972 1,112,020
1973 1,156,160
1974 1,201,235
1975 1,246,859
1976 1,292,835
1977 1,339,106
1978 1,386,246
1979 1,434,929
1980 1,485,646
1981 1,532,011
1982 1,561,402
1983 1,591,113
1984 1,621,131
1985 1,650,958
1986 1,681,899
1987 1,713,034
1988 1,739,343
1989 1,753,764
1990 1,751,849
1991 1,726,565
1992 1,673,364
1993 1,612,838
1994 1,557,097
1995 1,514,845
1996 1,489,091
1997 1,477,295
1998 1,475,741
1999 1,478,348
2000 1,480,541
2001 1,481,549
2002 1,482,533
2003 1,483,128
2004 1,483,134
2005 1,482,435
2006 1,480,833
2007 1,477,898
2008 1,473,863
2009 1,468,015
2010 1,460,025
2011 1,449,392
2012 1,436,588
2013 1,423,470
2014 1,412,707
2015 1,406,146
2016 1,404,616

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 39.94 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 39.94 in 2016, while its lowest value was 19.04 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 19.04
1961 19.69
1962 20.44
1963 21.21
1964 22.00
1965 22.82
1966 23.65
1967 24.51
1968 25.39
1969 26.28
1970 27.20
1971 28.09
1972 28.88
1973 29.67
1974 30.47
1975 31.29
1976 32.12
1977 32.96
1978 33.81
1979 34.67
1980 35.54
1981 36.28
1982 36.61
1983 36.93
1984 37.26
1985 37.59
1986 37.92
1987 38.25
1988 38.58
1989 38.92
1990 39.25
1991 39.50
1992 39.47
1993 39.45
1994 39.43
1995 39.41
1996 39.39
1997 39.37
1998 39.35
1999 39.33
2000 39.31
2001 39.29
2002 39.26
2003 39.24
2004 39.22
2005 39.20
2006 39.18
2007 39.16
2008 39.16
2009 39.18
2010 39.23
2011 39.29
2012 39.38
2013 39.49
2014 39.62
2015 39.77
2016 39.94

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization