Chile - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Chile was 16,064,510 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 16,064,510 in 2016 and a minimum value of 5,234,650 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 5,234,650
1961 5,417,381
1962 5,601,416
1963 5,789,685
1964 5,982,101
1965 6,178,100
1966 6,378,021
1967 6,581,183
1968 6,786,313
1969 6,991,199
1970 7,194,609
1971 7,394,942
1972 7,593,535
1973 7,790,200
1974 7,985,511
1975 8,179,998
1976 8,373,542
1977 8,566,301
1978 8,759,492
1979 8,954,618
1980 9,153,020
1981 9,354,703
1982 9,551,237
1983 9,716,331
1984 9,887,209
1985 10,064,450
1986 10,248,470
1987 10,438,660
1988 10,633,280
1989 10,830,040
1990 11,026,860
1991 11,223,070
1992 11,424,060
1993 11,647,000
1994 11,868,190
1995 12,087,070
1996 12,303,000
1997 12,515,890
1998 12,725,610
1999 12,932,710
2000 13,137,110
2001 13,338,740
2002 13,537,570
2003 13,733,280
2004 13,927,060
2005 14,119,480
2006 14,310,660
2007 14,500,480
2008 14,688,340
2009 14,873,020
2010 15,053,730
2011 15,230,470
2012 15,403,250
2013 15,572,610
2014 15,738,990
2015 15,902,930
2016 16,064,510

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Chile was 89.70 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 89.70 in 2016, while its lowest value was 67.84 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 67.84
1961 68.66
1962 69.44
1963 70.20
1964 70.96
1965 71.70
1966 72.43
1967 73.15
1968 73.85
1969 74.55
1970 75.23
1971 75.88
1972 76.53
1973 77.16
1974 77.78
1975 78.39
1976 78.98
1977 79.57
1978 80.14
1979 80.70
1980 81.24
1981 81.78
1982 82.23
1983 82.36
1984 82.49
1985 82.62
1986 82.76
1987 82.89
1988 83.01
1989 83.14
1990 83.27
1991 83.40
1992 83.56
1993 83.90
1994 84.22
1995 84.55
1996 84.86
1997 85.17
1998 85.48
1999 85.78
2000 86.07
2001 86.36
2002 86.65
2003 86.92
2004 87.19
2005 87.44
2006 87.69
2007 87.93
2008 88.16
2009 88.38
2010 88.59
2011 88.79
2012 88.99
2013 89.18
2014 89.36
2015 89.53
2016 89.70

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization