Syrian Arab Republic - Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

The value for Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million in Syrian Arab Republic was 9,219,158 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,219,158 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1,374,536 in 1960.

Definition: Population in urban agglomerations of more than one million is the country's population living in metropolitan areas that in 2000 had a population of more than one million people.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 1,374,536
1961 1,429,960
1962 1,490,211
1963 1,553,082
1964 1,618,782
1965 1,687,154
1966 1,758,604
1967 1,833,169
1968 1,911,099
1969 1,992,211
1970 2,076,980
1971 2,161,038
1972 2,247,311
1973 2,336,837
1974 2,430,124
1975 2,527,198
1976 2,628,360
1977 2,733,343
1978 2,842,743
1979 2,956,594
1980 3,075,244
1981 3,198,384
1982 3,295,005
1983 3,387,241
1984 3,482,485
1985 3,580,438
1986 3,681,597
1987 3,785,934
1988 3,893,706
1989 4,004,574
1990 4,119,104
1991 4,237,264
1992 4,359,351
1993 4,484,980
1994 4,614,797
1995 4,758,157
1996 4,909,075
1997 5,065,251
1998 5,227,570
1999 5,396,076
2000 5,571,289
2001 5,752,758
2002 5,941,516
2003 6,137,634
2004 6,341,728
2005 6,553,285
2006 6,773,219
2007 7,001,907
2008 7,239,753
2009 7,487,172
2010 7,744,607
2011 8,012,520
2012 8,291,400
2013 8,581,757
2014 8,884,128
2015 9,005,301
2016 9,219,158

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population)

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 50.02 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 50.02 in 2016, while its lowest value was 30.05 in 1960.

Definition: Population in urban agglomerations of more than one million is the percentage of a country's population living in metropolitan areas that in 2000 had a population of more than one million people.

Source: United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 30.05
1961 30.28
1962 30.57
1963 30.85
1964 31.13
1965 31.40
1966 31.67
1967 31.93
1968 32.20
1969 32.45
1970 32.71
1971 32.89
1972 33.05
1973 33.20
1974 33.37
1975 33.54
1976 33.72
1977 33.91
1978 34.10
1979 34.28
1980 34.43
1981 34.57
1982 34.36
1983 34.08
1984 33.83
1985 33.62
1986 33.46
1987 33.32
1988 33.23
1989 33.15
1990 33.10
1991 33.06
1992 33.06
1993 33.06
1994 33.08
1995 33.17
1996 33.27
1997 33.37
1998 33.51
1999 33.69
2000 33.95
2001 34.31
2002 34.77
2003 35.24
2004 35.61
2005 35.82
2006 35.81
2007 35.66
2008 35.62
2009 35.95
2010 36.85
2011 38.40
2012 40.60
2013 43.32
2014 46.26
2015 48.07
2016 50.02

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization