Djibouti Urban Population 1960-2021

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 2020 was 771,254, a 1.68% increase from 2019.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2019 was 758,547, a 1.71% increase from 2018.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2018 was 745,822, a 1.74% increase from 2017.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2017 was 733,075, a 1.77% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
India 481,980,332
Indonesia 154,926,514
Nigeria 107,106,007
Pakistan 82,094,635
Bangladesh 62,873,466
Philippines 51,950,201
Egypt 43,781,728
Vietnam 36,346,227
Ukraine 30,721,277
Morocco 23,450,016
Angola 21,962,884
Ghana 17,820,023
Uzbekistan 17,258,430
Myanmar 16,943,754
Sudan 15,458,183
Cameroon 15,279,799
Kenya 15,053,275
Tunisia 8,221,976
Zambia 8,204,576
Bolivia 8,185,478
Honduras 5,780,230
El Salvador 4,763,725
Sri Lanka 4,101,702
Cambodia 4,051,341
Nicaragua 3,909,282
Congo, Rep. 3,742,867
West Bank and Gaza 3,685,020
Lao PDR 2,640,299
Mauritania 2,572,517
Kyrgyz Republic 2,429,400
Mongolia 2,250,777
Georgia 2,208,084
Papua New Guinea 1,193,981
Moldova 1,121,710
Djibouti 771,254
Lesotho 621,853
Timor-Leste 412,936
Cabo Verde 370,577
Bhutan 326,515
Eswatini 280,423
Solomon Islands 169,453
Sao Tome and Principe 162,955
Vanuatu 78,400
Kiribati 66,405
Micronesia 26,378
Djibouti Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 771,254 78.06 1.66%
2019 758,547 77.92 1.69%
2018 745,822 77.78 1.72%
2017 733,075 77.65 1.75%
2016 720,326 77.53 1.78%
2015 707,590 77.42 1.82%
2014 694,826 77.31 1.85%
2013 682,099 77.22 1.84%
2012 669,663 77.14 1.78%
2011 657,873 77.06 1.68%
2010 646,941 77.00 1.56%
2009 636,958 76.94 1.45%
2008 627,773 76.90 1.40%
2007 619,017 76.85 1.42%
2006 610,273 76.81 1.49%
2005 601,229 76.76 1.56%
2004 591,940 76.72 1.62%
2003 582,415 76.67 1.74%
2002 572,341 76.62 1.94%
2001 561,331 76.58 2.19%
2000 549,176 76.53 2.55%
1999 535,374 76.49 2.89%
1998 520,141 76.44 2.98%
1997 504,849 76.39 2.70%
1996 491,407 76.35 2.14%
1995 480,984 76.30 1.34%
1994 474,577 76.25 0.68%
1993 471,343 76.21 0.62%
1992 468,428 76.16 1.41%
1991 461,892 76.11 2.95%
1990 448,445 75.96 4.87%
1989 427,137 75.75 6.65%
1988 399,644 75.55 7.86%
1987 369,425 75.34 7.90%
1986 341,378 75.13 6.82%
1985 318,887 74.93 4.99%
1984 303,356 74.72 3.34%
1983 293,397 74.50 2.95%
1982 284,875 73.94 3.96%
1981 273,807 73.03 5.64%
1980 258,796 72.10 7.92%
1979 239,091 71.14 10.10%
1978 216,126 70.17 11.86%
1977 191,950 69.18 12.47%
1976 169,441 68.17 11.84%
1975 150,517 67.14 10.42%
1974 135,622 66.10 9.00%
1973 123,946 65.04 7.79%
1972 114,654 63.97 7.38%
1971 106,498 62.88 7.67%
1970 98,634 61.78 8.13%
1969 90,929 60.66 8.37%
1968 83,631 59.54 8.59%
1967 76,746 58.40 8.69%
1966 70,359 57.26 8.68%
1965 64,512 56.11 8.73%
1964 59,118 54.95 8.84%
1963 54,119 53.79 8.78%
1962 49,569 52.62 8.49%
1961 45,533 51.45 7.87%
1960 42,089 50.33 %