Togo - Urban population

Urban population

The value for Urban population in Togo was 3,077,767 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,077,767 in 2016 and a minimum value of 159,600 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 159,600
1961 174,769
1962 191,015
1963 209,045
1964 230,147
1965 255,440
1966 286,062
1967 322,364
1968 363,861
1969 408,976
1970 450,183
1971 472,147
1972 492,872
1973 512,679
1974 532,384
1975 552,643
1976 573,429
1977 594,659
1978 617,270
1979 642,423
1980 671,041
1981 703,572
1982 740,164
1983 780,104
1984 821,769
1985 864,060
1986 906,940
1987 950,578
1988 994,630
1989 1,038,672
1990 1,082,648
1991 1,126,053
1992 1,169,151
1993 1,213,299
1994 1,260,543
1995 1,312,339
1996 1,369,567
1997 1,431,830
1998 1,498,036
1999 1,566,424
2000 1,635,599
2001 1,705,082
2002 1,775,470
2003 1,847,364
2004 1,921,834
2005 1,999,658
2006 2,081,114
2007 2,166,016
2008 2,254,416
2009 2,345,946
2010 2,440,753
2011 2,538,795
2012 2,640,420
2013 2,745,271
2014 2,853,180
2015 2,964,051
2016 3,077,767

Urban population (% of total)

Urban population (% of total) in Togo was 40.46 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 40.46 in 2016, while its lowest value was 10.10 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 10.10
1961 10.94
1962 11.84
1963 12.81
1964 13.85
1965 14.95
1966 16.13
1967 17.37
1968 18.70
1969 20.10
1970 21.28
1971 21.60
1972 21.93
1973 22.26
1974 22.59
1975 22.93
1976 23.27
1977 23.61
1978 23.96
1979 24.31
1980 24.66
1981 25.02
1982 25.39
1983 25.78
1984 26.17
1985 26.56
1986 26.96
1987 27.36
1988 27.77
1989 28.18
1990 28.59
1991 29.01
1992 29.43
1993 29.85
1994 30.28
1995 30.71
1996 31.14
1997 31.58
1998 32.02
1999 32.46
2000 32.91
2001 33.36
2002 33.81
2003 34.27
2004 34.72
2005 35.19
2006 35.65
2007 36.12
2008 36.59
2009 37.06
2010 37.53
2011 38.01
2012 38.49
2013 38.98
2014 39.47
2015 39.96
2016 40.46

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization