Ecuador 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.
  • Ecuador urban population for 2021 was 11,513,201, a 1.7% increase from 2020.
  • Ecuador urban population for 2020 was 11,320,846, a 1.84% increase from 2019.
  • Ecuador urban population for 2019 was 11,116,708, a 1.96% increase from 2018.
  • Ecuador urban population for 2018 was 10,903,409, a 2.02% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
China 882,894,483
Brazil 186,852,653
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
Ecuador Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 11,513,201 64.36 1.68%
2020 11,320,846 64.17 1.82%
2019 11,116,708 63.99 1.94%
2018 10,903,409 63.82 2.00%
2017 10,687,236 63.67 1.98%
2016 10,477,466 63.53 1.92%
2015 10,278,098 63.40 1.83%
2014 10,091,288 63.26 1.76%
2013 9,915,342 63.13 1.71%
2012 9,746,825 62.99 1.72%
2011 9,580,934 62.85 1.80%
2010 9,410,467 62.69 1.90%
2009 9,233,269 62.50 1.94%
2008 9,055,766 62.30 1.97%
2007 8,878,732 62.10 1.99%
2006 8,703,740 61.91 1.99%
2005 8,532,064 61.71 1.99%
2004 8,363,683 61.51 2.00%
2003 8,197,752 61.32 2.03%
2002 8,033,023 61.12 2.28%
2001 7,851,984 60.80 2.65%
2000 7,646,590 60.30 2.74%
1999 7,439,883 59.80 2.83%
1998 7,232,582 59.29 2.90%
1997 7,025,664 58.79 2.97%
1996 6,820,256 58.28 3.02%
1995 6,617,214 57.77 3.07%
1994 6,417,028 57.25 3.13%
1993 6,219,532 56.74 3.17%
1992 6,025,252 56.23 3.22%
1991 5,834,112 55.71 3.45%
1990 5,636,220 55.09 3.78%
1989 5,427,384 54.32 3.82%
1988 5,223,721 53.55 3.88%
1987 5,024,855 52.77 3.93%
1986 4,831,440 51.99 3.97%
1985 4,643,203 51.22 4.02%
1984 4,460,466 50.44 4.06%
1983 4,282,801 49.66 4.23%
1982 4,105,299 48.82 4.47%
1981 3,925,690 47.89 4.53%
1980 3,751,798 46.96 4.59%
1979 3,583,321 46.03 4.65%
1978 3,420,477 45.11 4.72%
1977 3,262,937 44.19 4.78%
1976 3,110,590 43.28 4.86%
1975 2,963,008 42.36 4.93%
1974 2,820,432 41.46 4.18%
1973 2,704,940 40.89 4.17%
1972 2,594,382 40.35 4.22%
1971 2,487,286 39.81 4.24%
1970 2,383,929 39.28 4.28%
1969 2,284,101 38.74 4.30%
1968 2,187,985 38.22 4.33%
1967 2,095,346 37.69 4.33%
1966 2,006,534 37.16 4.34%
1965 1,921,394 36.64 4.33%
1964 1,840,000 36.12 4.32%
1963 1,762,138 35.61 4.41%
1962 1,686,103 35.06 4.56%
1961 1,611,002 34.47 4.55%
1960 1,539,300 33.88 %