Djibouti Urban Population 1960-2024

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.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2022 was 878,521, a 1.59% increase from 2021.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2021 was 864,734, a 1.61% increase from 2020.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2020 was 850,998, a 1.7% increase from 2019.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2019 was 836,802, a 1.77% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
India 508,368,361
Indonesia 159,608,946
Nigeria 116,965,442
Pakistan 88,979,079
Bangladesh 67,979,820
Philippines 55,441,746
Egypt 47,689,118
Vietnam 38,063,117
Ukraine 26,569,220
Angola 24,229,338
Morocco 24,196,351
Ghana 19,621,881
Uzbekistan 17,990,170
Myanmar 17,213,307
Sudan 16,854,089
Cameroon 16,395,044
Kenya 15,669,052
Zambia 9,160,288
Tunisia 8,675,724
Bolivia 8,658,337
Honduras 6,217,985
El Salvador 4,737,530
Sri Lanka 4,220,157
Cambodia 4,211,076
Nicaragua 4,138,184
Republic of Congo 4,103,831
West Bank and Gaza 3,898,258
Lao PDR 2,830,480
Mauritania 2,695,952
Kyrgyz Republic 2,548,584
Mongolia 2,342,494
Georgia 2,238,527
Papua New Guinea 1,377,571
Moldova 1,119,250
Djibouti 878,521
Lesotho 690,433
Timor-Leste 430,207
Cabo Verde 400,642
Bhutan 341,823
Eswatini 295,322
Solomon Islands 185,298
Sao Tome and Principe 172,252
Vanuatu 84,351
Kiribati 74,878
Micronesia 26,505
Djibouti Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 878,521 78.38 1.58%
2021 864,734 78.22 1.60%
2020 850,998 78.06 1.68%
2019 836,802 77.92 1.75%
2018 822,257 77.78 1.78%
2017 807,720 77.65 1.80%
2016 793,314 77.53 1.82%
2015 779,016 77.42 1.85%
2014 764,703 77.31 1.89%
2013 750,407 77.22 1.92%
2012 736,126 77.14 1.95%
2011 721,944 77.06 1.98%
2010 707,774 77.00 2.06%
2009 693,345 76.94 2.10%
2008 678,931 76.90 2.08%
2007 664,929 76.85 2.19%
2006 650,515 76.81 1.98%
2005 637,777 76.76 1.57%
2004 627,823 76.72 1.53%
2003 618,275 76.67 2.23%
2002 604,662 76.62 3.10%
2001 586,197 76.58 3.17%
2000 567,893 76.53 3.16%
1999 550,211 76.49 3.52%
1998 531,190 76.44 4.04%
1997 510,142 76.39 3.59%
1996 492,170 76.35 2.42%
1995 480,399 76.30 1.04%
1994 475,426 76.25 2.05%
1993 465,801 76.21 -1.88%
1992 474,633 76.16 -0.79%
1991 478,392 76.11 8.73%
1990 438,403 75.96 10.49%
1989 394,752 75.75 8.00%
1988 364,396 75.55 6.71%
1987 340,746 75.34 6.66%
1986 318,783 75.13 6.00%
1985 300,231 74.93 5.02%
1984 285,528 74.72 4.13%
1983 273,971 74.50 4.25%
1982 262,575 73.94 5.21%
1981 249,256 73.03 6.45%
1980 233,678 72.10 8.12%
1979 215,455 71.14 9.79%
1978 195,368 70.17 10.97%
1977 175,078 69.18 11.33%
1976 156,317 68.17 10.99%
1975 140,046 67.14 10.17%
1974 126,506 66.10 9.25%
1973 115,333 65.04 8.72%
1972 105,697 63.97 8.61%
1971 96,974 62.88 8.36%
1970 89,193 61.78 8.25%
1969 82,133 60.66 7.74%
1968 76,014 59.54 7.15%
1967 70,767 58.40 7.31%
1966 65,777 57.26 7.49%
1965 61,031 56.11 7.59%
1964 56,570 54.95 7.40%
1963 52,534 53.79 6.96%
1962 49,000 52.62 6.47%
1961 45,928 51.45 6.01%
1960 43,249 50.33 %