Djibouti 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.
  • Djibouti urban population for 2021 was 783,888, a 1.64% increase from 2020.
  • 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
India 493,169,259
Indonesia 158,327,668
Nigeria 111,505,415
Pakistan 84,314,853
Bangladesh 64,768,559
Philippines 52,951,609
Egypt 44,687,204
Vietnam 37,355,203
Ukraine 30,563,737
Morocco 23,924,938
Angola 22,891,614
Ghana 18,399,874
Uzbekistan 17,606,637
Myanmar 17,235,395
Sudan 15,984,585
Cameroon 15,830,364
Kenya 15,667,076
Zambia 8,550,623
Tunisia 8,341,667
Bolivia 8,339,262
Honduras 5,935,355
El Salvador 4,831,382
Cambodia 4,180,349
Sri Lanka 4,178,622
Nicaragua 3,972,969
Republic of Congo 3,862,781
West Bank and Gaza 3,790,664
Lao PDR 2,725,861
Mauritania 2,680,412
Kyrgyz Republic 2,486,628
Mongolia 2,290,047
Georgia 2,220,419
Papua New Guinea 1,227,053
Moldova 1,106,738
Djibouti 783,888
Lesotho 636,493
Timor-Leste 425,941
Cabo Verde 377,047
Bhutan 335,419
Eswatini 285,695
Solomon Islands 176,900
Sao Tome and Principe 167,686
Vanuatu 80,707
Kiribati 68,384
Micronesia 26,818
Djibouti Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 783,888 78.22 1.62%
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 %