Algeria 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.
  • Algeria urban population for 2021 was 33,132,753, a 2.47% increase from 2020.
  • Algeria urban population for 2020 was 32,332,690, a 2.61% increase from 2019.
  • Algeria urban population for 2019 was 31,510,100, a 2.74% increase from 2018.
  • Algeria urban population for 2018 was 30,670,076, a 2.84% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Russia 107,489,871
Mexico 105,533,240
Turkey 65,116,373
Iran 64,915,207
Colombia 41,904,698
South Africa 40,736,693
Thailand 36,488,459
Algeria 33,132,753
Iraq 29,286,343
Peru 26,187,142
Malaysia 25,465,792
Venezuela 25,353,644
Ecuador 11,513,201
Kazakhstan 10,987,485
Romania 10,385,068
Jordan 9,409,094
Dominican Republic 9,114,914
Guatemala 8,938,987
Cuba 8,747,521
Belarus 7,463,845
Lebanon 6,030,840
Azerbaijan 5,760,046
Libya 5,635,998
Bulgaria 5,245,060
Paraguay 4,511,987
Costa Rica 4,184,474
Serbia 3,877,239
Turkmenistan 3,242,382
Gabon 2,060,586
Armenia 1,882,713
Albania 1,770,478
Botswana 1,715,465
Jamaica 1,684,526
Bosnia 1,612,965
Namibia 1,371,422
North Macedonia 1,213,985
Equatorial Guinea 1,066,554
Fiji 521,334
Mauritius 516,236
Montenegro 420,639
Suriname 391,883
Maldives 223,439
Guyana 212,575
Belize 187,075
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 59,476
Dominica 51,527
American Samoa 48,033
Marshall Islands 46,599
Grenada 41,470
Samoa 35,510
St. Lucia 34,926
Tonga 24,666
Nauru 10,873
Tuvalu 7,726
Algeria Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 33,132,753 74.26 2.44%
2020 32,332,690 73.73 2.58%
2019 31,510,100 73.19 2.70%
2018 30,670,076 72.63 2.81%
2017 29,821,728 72.05 2.87%
2016 28,977,623 71.46 2.91%
2015 28,146,508 70.85 2.93%
2014 27,332,603 70.22 2.96%
2013 26,536,380 69.58 2.96%
2012 25,763,114 68.92 2.94%
2011 25,016,299 68.24 2.91%
2010 24,299,170 67.54 2.87%
2009 23,612,220 66.83 2.82%
2008 22,955,887 66.10 2.78%
2007 22,327,435 65.35 2.71%
2006 21,729,736 64.59 2.66%
2005 21,159,466 63.83 2.60%
2004 20,615,999 63.06 2.56%
2003 20,095,409 62.28 2.54%
2002 19,591,211 61.50 2.57%
2001 19,094,843 60.71 2.62%
2000 18,600,199 59.92 2.70%
1999 18,103,945 59.12 2.79%
1998 17,606,298 58.31 2.83%
1997 17,115,300 57.54 2.96%
1996 16,615,714 56.77 3.13%
1995 16,103,499 56.00 3.31%
1994 15,579,366 55.22 3.49%
1993 15,044,499 54.44 3.67%
1992 14,502,591 53.66 3.83%
1991 13,958,191 52.87 3.96%
1990 13,416,508 52.09 4.09%
1989 12,878,974 51.30 4.22%
1988 12,346,642 50.51 4.35%
1987 11,821,051 49.72 4.62%
1986 11,287,826 48.86 4.79%
1985 10,759,945 47.97 4.89%
1984 10,246,075 47.08 5.00%
1983 9,746,745 46.19 5.06%
1982 9,265,778 45.30 5.09%
1981 8,805,953 44.42 5.08%
1980 8,369,495 43.54 5.07%
1979 7,956,084 42.67 5.03%
1978 7,565,661 41.79 5.00%
1977 7,196,329 40.93 3.93%
1976 6,919,236 40.50 3.25%
1975 6,697,888 40.33 3.22%
1974 6,485,930 40.16 3.17%
1973 6,283,461 40.00 3.15%
1972 6,088,563 39.83 3.16%
1971 5,899,079 39.67 3.19%
1970 5,713,672 39.50 3.25%
1969 5,531,039 39.33 3.29%
1968 5,351,888 39.17 3.31%
1967 5,177,789 39.00 3.27%
1966 5,011,380 38.84 5.89%
1965 4,724,528 37.64 6.73%
1964 4,417,036 36.14 6.74%
1963 4,129,215 34.66 6.76%
1962 3,859,410 33.21 6.83%
1961 3,604,615 31.80 6.62%
1960 3,373,754 30.51 %