Republic of Congo Urban Population 1960-2022

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.
  • Republic of Congo urban population for 2021 was 3,862,781, a 3.2% increase from 2020.
  • Republic of Congo urban population for 2020 was 3,742,867, a 3.25% increase from 2019.
  • Republic of Congo urban population for 2019 was 3,625,007, a 3.3% increase from 2018.
  • Republic of Congo urban population for 2018 was 3,509,318, a 3.32% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Republic of Congo Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 3,862,781 68.28 3.15%
2020 3,742,867 67.83 3.20%
2019 3,625,007 67.37 3.24%
2018 3,509,318 66.92 3.27%
2017 3,396,521 66.46 3.26%
2016 3,287,507 66.00 3.24%
2015 3,182,829 65.54 3.19%
2014 3,083,054 65.09 3.15%
2013 2,987,549 64.63 3.18%
2012 2,894,148 64.17 3.31%
2011 2,800,042 63.71 3.51%
2010 2,703,396 63.26 3.77%
2009 2,603,311 62.80 4.01%
2008 2,501,002 62.35 4.16%
2007 2,399,049 61.89 4.17%
2006 2,301,053 61.44 4.06%
2005 2,209,458 60.99 3.90%
2004 2,124,992 60.53 3.75%
2003 2,046,738 60.08 3.64%
2002 1,973,547 59.62 3.61%
2001 1,903,599 59.16 3.64%
2000 1,835,639 58.70 3.68%
1999 1,769,309 58.23 3.70%
1998 1,705,051 57.77 3.71%
1997 1,642,924 57.30 3.70%
1996 1,583,234 56.83 3.59%
1995 1,527,400 56.41 3.56%
1994 1,474,008 56.00 3.54%
1993 1,422,781 55.58 3.52%
1992 1,373,503 55.16 3.52%
1991 1,326,046 54.74 3.51%
1990 1,280,275 54.32 3.51%
1989 1,236,128 53.91 3.51%
1988 1,193,497 53.49 3.52%
1987 1,152,189 53.06 3.55%
1986 1,111,988 52.64 3.59%
1985 1,072,780 52.22 4.10%
1984 1,029,650 51.56 4.69%
1983 982,510 50.63 4.75%
1982 936,914 49.71 4.80%
1981 892,999 48.78 4.83%
1980 850,865 47.86 4.87%
1979 810,452 46.93 4.89%
1978 771,738 46.01 4.93%
1977 734,631 45.09 4.97%
1976 699,040 44.18 5.02%
1975 664,820 43.26 5.06%
1974 631,990 42.36 4.96%
1973 601,385 41.51 4.89%
1972 572,661 40.72 4.91%
1971 545,250 39.92 4.90%
1970 519,200 39.13 4.88%
1969 494,466 38.35 4.86%
1968 471,025 37.57 4.85%
1967 448,745 36.80 4.82%
1966 427,609 36.03 4.81%
1965 407,540 35.27 4.78%
1964 388,517 34.52 4.76%
1963 370,444 33.78 4.73%
1962 353,329 33.05 4.70%
1961 337,115 32.32 4.66%
1960 321,778 31.60 %