Kazakhstan 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.
  • Kazakhstan urban population for 2021 was 10,987,485, a 1.58% increase from 2020.
  • Kazakhstan urban population for 2020 was 10,816,580, a 1.54% increase from 2019.
  • Kazakhstan urban population for 2019 was 10,652,767, a 1.5% increase from 2018.
  • Kazakhstan urban population for 2018 was 10,495,801, a 1.49% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Kazakhstan 10,987,485
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Dominican Republic 9,114,914
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Kazakhstan Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 10,987,485 57.82 1.57%
2020 10,816,580 57.67 1.53%
2019 10,652,767 57.54 1.48%
2018 10,495,801 57.43 1.47%
2017 10,342,139 57.34 1.49%
2016 10,189,588 57.26 1.55%
2015 10,032,906 57.19 1.59%
2014 9,874,723 57.12 1.60%
2013 9,718,100 57.05 1.57%
2012 9,566,957 56.97 1.54%
2011 9,421,048 56.90 1.56%
2010 9,275,230 56.83 1.54%
2009 9,133,481 56.76 2.11%
2008 8,942,684 56.68 2.00%
2007 8,765,446 56.61 1.27%
2006 8,654,579 56.54 1.19%
2005 8,552,467 56.46 1.02%
2004 8,465,822 56.39 0.82%
2003 8,396,312 56.32 0.47%
2002 8,357,267 56.24 0.13%
2001 8,346,075 56.17 -0.04%
2000 8,349,417 56.10 -0.17%
1999 8,363,622 56.03 -0.89%
1998 8,438,008 55.99 -1.69%
1997 8,581,746 55.96 -1.54%
1996 8,714,928 55.94 -1.48%
1995 8,844,601 55.92 -2.02%
1994 9,025,483 55.90 -1.61%
1993 9,171,866 55.99 -0.52%
1992 9,219,538 56.08 -0.24%
1991 9,241,749 56.18 0.47%
1990 9,198,366 56.27 0.44%
1989 9,157,731 56.36 0.30%
1988 9,130,621 56.34 1.23%
1987 9,019,032 56.23 1.37%
1986 8,896,595 56.12 1.38%
1985 8,774,299 56.01 1.37%
1984 8,655,227 55.90 1.96%
1983 8,487,372 55.46 1.95%
1982 8,323,778 55.02 1.93%
1981 8,164,865 54.58 1.90%
1980 8,010,945 54.14 1.86%
1979 7,863,362 53.70 1.63%
1978 7,736,597 53.36 1.47%
1977 7,623,814 53.09 1.53%
1976 7,507,992 52.83 1.65%
1975 7,385,361 52.56 1.79%
1974 7,253,997 52.30 2.42%
1973 7,080,570 51.79 2.54%
1972 6,902,850 51.27 2.61%
1971 6,724,880 50.75 2.65%
1970 6,548,835 50.24 2.82%
1969 6,367,036 49.65 2.99%
1968 6,179,223 49.00 3.14%
1967 5,987,993 48.35 3.42%
1966 5,786,746 47.70 3.79%
1965 5,571,271 47.05 4.21%
1964 5,341,501 46.40 4.41%
1963 5,110,959 45.85 4.78%
1962 4,872,459 45.30 5.08%
1961 4,630,952 44.75 5.32%
1960 4,390,879 44.20 %