St. Lucia - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in St. Lucia was 33,004 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 43,591 in 2000 and a minimum value of 19,292 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 19,292
1961 19,725
1962 20,198
1963 20,710
1964 21,254
1965 21,822
1966 22,420
1967 23,043
1968 23,679
1969 24,304
1970 24,902
1971 25,464
1972 25,995
1973 26,519
1974 27,066
1975 27,662
1976 28,319
1977 29,031
1978 29,780
1979 30,547
1980 31,314
1981 32,066
1982 32,817
1983 33,587
1984 34,407
1985 35,300
1986 36,277
1987 37,329
1988 38,423
1989 39,510
1990 40,556
1991 41,447
1992 41,682
1993 41,874
1994 42,071
1995 42,297
1996 42,563
1997 42,857
1998 43,149
1999 43,403
2000 43,591
2001 43,535
2002 42,064
2003 40,591
2004 39,156
2005 37,793
2006 36,502
2007 35,271
2008 34,066
2009 32,858
2010 31,841
2011 32,072
2012 32,257
2013 32,425
2014 32,597
2015 32,790
2016 33,004

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in St. Lucia was 18.54 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 29.57 in 1991, while its lowest value was 18.45 in 2010.

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 21.46
1961 21.70
1962 21.93
1963 22.17
1964 22.42
1965 22.66
1966 22.91
1967 23.15
1968 23.40
1969 23.65
1970 23.91
1971 24.16
1972 24.42
1973 24.68
1974 24.94
1975 25.20
1976 25.47
1977 25.73
1978 26.00
1979 26.27
1980 26.54
1981 26.81
1982 27.09
1983 27.36
1984 27.64
1985 27.92
1986 28.21
1987 28.49
1988 28.77
1989 29.06
1990 29.35
1991 29.57
1992 29.37
1993 29.17
1994 28.97
1995 28.77
1996 28.57
1997 28.37
1998 28.17
1999 27.97
2000 27.77
2001 27.47
2002 26.33
2003 25.22
2004 24.13
2005 23.09
2006 22.07
2007 21.08
2008 20.13
2009 19.21
2010 18.45
2011 18.45
2012 18.45
2013 18.46
2014 18.48
2015 18.50
2016 18.54

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization