Lithuania - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Lithuania was 1,910,423 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,501,142 in 1991 and a minimum value of 1,096,416 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 1,096,416
1961 1,141,928
1962 1,186,429
1963 1,230,140
1964 1,275,080
1965 1,320,810
1966 1,367,610
1967 1,415,159
1968 1,462,669
1969 1,507,983
1970 1,555,873
1971 1,612,378
1972 1,670,055
1973 1,726,365
1974 1,782,668
1975 1,838,525
1976 1,894,509
1977 1,950,350
1978 2,005,471
1979 2,050,971
1980 2,087,446
1981 2,126,573
1982 2,168,688
1983 2,213,306
1984 2,258,826
1985 2,305,300
1986 2,354,675
1987 2,406,331
1988 2,459,117
1989 2,492,104
1990 2,499,110
1991 2,501,142
1992 2,496,245
1993 2,482,228
1994 2,462,904
1995 2,441,841
1996 2,421,184
1997 2,401,277
1998 2,381,814
1999 2,362,861
2000 2,344,199
2001 2,322,637
2002 2,300,933
2003 2,279,211
2004 2,250,685
2005 2,213,967
2006 2,181,225
2007 2,157,761
2008 2,137,953
2009 2,114,156
2010 2,067,653
2011 2,018,905
2012 1,989,976
2013 1,968,460
2014 1,950,669
2015 1,931,998
2016 1,910,423

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Lithuania was 66.51 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 67.64 in 1989, while its lowest value was 39.46 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 39.46
1961 40.44
1962 41.44
1963 42.43
1964 43.44
1965 44.45
1966 45.47
1967 46.48
1968 47.51
1969 48.53
1970 49.56
1971 50.72
1972 51.97
1973 53.21
1974 54.45
1975 55.69
1976 56.92
1977 58.13
1978 59.34
1979 60.36
1980 61.16
1981 61.95
1982 62.73
1983 63.51
1984 64.28
1985 65.04
1986 65.79
1987 66.54
1988 67.28
1989 67.64
1990 67.58
1991 67.52
1992 67.46
1993 67.40
1994 67.35
1995 67.29
1996 67.23
1997 67.17
1998 67.11
1999 67.05
2000 66.99
2001 66.92
2002 66.83
2003 66.74
2004 66.65
2005 66.64
2006 66.71
2007 66.78
2008 66.85
2009 66.84
2010 66.76
2011 66.67
2012 66.60
2013 66.55
2014 66.52
2015 66.51
2016 66.51

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization