Mexico - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Mexico was 101,416,300 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 101,416,300 in 2016 and a minimum value of 19,374,510 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 19,374,510
1961 20,323,430
1962 21,311,770
1963 22,339,280
1964 23,405,970
1965 24,511,880
1966 25,656,220
1967 26,839,110
1968 28,070,540
1969 29,361,090
1970 30,708,540
1971 32,112,520
1972 33,582,030
1973 35,100,970
1974 36,647,680
1975 38,202,910
1976 39,760,450
1977 41,319,710
1978 42,882,080
1979 44,448,700
1980 46,013,310
1981 47,472,480
1982 48,931,200
1983 50,393,550
1984 51,861,970
1985 53,340,210
1986 54,826,860
1987 56,322,350
1988 57,837,970
1989 59,388,680
1990 60,961,740
1991 62,531,280
1992 64,142,030
1993 65,774,120
1994 67,401,020
1995 68,999,360
1996 70,492,940
1997 71,919,420
1998 73,311,690
1999 74,664,750
2000 76,006,980
2001 77,346,680
2002 78,647,600
2003 79,950,810
2004 81,313,430
2005 82,772,990
2006 84,349,480
2007 86,027,870
2008 87,777,610
2009 89,547,740
2010 91,303,460
2011 93,030,740
2012 94,737,850
2013 96,424,780
2014 98,099,040
2015 99,763,540
2016 101,416,300

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Mexico was 79.52 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 79.52 in 2016, while its lowest value was 50.75 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 50.75
1961 51.59
1962 52.43
1963 53.27
1964 54.10
1965 54.93
1966 55.76
1967 56.59
1968 57.41
1969 58.23
1970 59.02
1971 59.78
1972 60.53
1973 61.28
1974 62.02
1975 62.76
1976 63.49
1977 64.22
1978 64.93
1979 65.65
1980 66.34
1981 66.87
1982 67.40
1983 67.92
1984 68.44
1985 68.95
1986 69.46
1987 69.96
1988 70.46
1989 70.96
1990 71.42
1991 71.82
1992 72.21
1993 72.60
1994 72.99
1995 73.37
1996 73.67
1997 73.93
1998 74.19
1999 74.44
2000 74.72
2001 75.05
2002 75.37
2003 75.68
2004 76.00
2005 76.31
2006 76.62
2007 76.92
2008 77.23
2009 77.53
2010 77.83
2011 78.12
2012 78.41
2013 78.69
2014 78.97
2015 79.25
2016 79.52

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization