Latvia 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.
  • Latvia urban population for 2020 was 1,299,043, a 0.51% decline from 2019.
  • Latvia urban population for 2019 was 1,305,648, a 0.58% decline from 2018.
  • Latvia urban population for 2018 was 1,313,215, a 0.68% decline from 2017.
  • Latvia urban population for 2017 was 1,322,185, a 0.8% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 272,364,755
Japan 115,494,817
Germany 64,472,284
United Kingdom 56,395,647
France 54,570,334
Italy 42,306,582
South Korea 42,156,641
Argentina 41,796,990
Spain 38,264,801
Canada 30,997,832
Saudi Arabia 29,343,564
Poland 22,786,800
Australia 22,152,761
Chile 16,770,077
Netherlands 16,087,009
Belgium 11,334,006
Sweden 9,108,648
UAE 8,609,395
Greece 8,541,900
Israel 8,533,651
Czech Republic 7,923,709
Hong Kong 7,481,800
Hungary 7,014,174
Portugal 6,833,619
Switzerland 6,383,962
Singapore 5,685,807
Austria 5,238,680
Denmark 5,138,400
Finland 4,729,705
Norway 4,463,566
New Zealand 4,408,037
Oman 4,405,789
Kuwait 4,270,563
Uruguay 3,317,930
Ireland 3,179,292
Puerto Rico 2,989,009
Panama 2,951,905
Slovak Republic 2,934,665
Qatar 2,859,020
Croatia 2,329,285
Lithuania 1,901,682
Bahrain 1,523,019
Latvia 1,299,043
Slovenia 1,157,547
Estonia 921,477
Cyprus 806,771
Trinidad and Tobago 744,725
Macao 649,342
Luxembourg 578,234
Malta 497,676
Iceland 344,066
Brunei 342,330
Bahamas 327,359
New Caledonia 194,500
French Polynesia 174,090
Guam 160,239
Curacao 138,059
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,974
Barbados 89,634
Andorra 67,928
Cayman Islands 65,720
Bermuda 63,903
Seychelles 56,661
Channel Islands 53,832
Northern Mariana Islands 52,836
Greenland 49,198
Aruba 46,654
Isle of Man 44,980
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,812
Monaco 39,244
Turks and Caicos Islands 36,242
Gibraltar 33,691
San Marino 33,089
Antigua and Barbuda 23,927
Faroe Islands 20,718
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,406
British Virgin Islands 14,669
Palau 14,652
Liechtenstein 5,498
Latvia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 1,299,043 68.32 -0.51%
2019 1,305,648 68.22 -0.58%
2018 1,313,215 68.14 -0.68%
2017 1,322,185 68.08 -0.81%
2016 1,332,897 68.02 -0.85%
2015 1,344,323 67.98 -0.78%
2014 1,354,815 67.95 -0.90%
2013 1,367,090 67.93 -1.03%
2012 1,381,242 67.90 -1.20%
2011 1,397,904 67.87 -1.78%
2010 1,423,002 67.84 -2.04%
2009 1,452,351 67.81 -1.68%
2008 1,476,965 67.83 -1.15%
2007 1,494,021 67.90 -0.91%
2006 1,507,751 67.97 -0.97%
2005 1,522,383 68.00 -0.93%
2004 1,536,660 67.90 -0.94%
2003 1,551,233 67.80 -1.04%
2002 1,567,452 67.85 -1.31%
2001 1,588,107 67.95 -1.46%
2000 1,611,520 68.07 -1.19%
1999 1,630,787 68.22 -1.15%
1998 1,649,682 68.45 -1.16%
1997 1,668,936 68.60 -1.07%
1996 1,686,883 68.65 -1.27%
1995 1,708,476 68.75 -1.65%
1994 1,736,816 68.90 -1.53%
1993 1,763,518 68.80 -2.05%
1992 1,800,024 68.85 -1.88%
1991 1,834,229 69.20 -0.54%
1990 1,844,232 69.25 -0.07%
1989 1,845,533 69.20 0.64%
1988 1,833,841 69.11 1.26%
1987 1,810,950 68.95 1.26%
1986 1,788,258 68.78 1.14%
1985 1,768,075 68.56 1.06%
1984 1,749,443 68.28 1.04%
1983 1,731,364 68.00 1.00%
1982 1,714,098 67.72 0.88%
1981 1,699,098 67.44 0.82%
1980 1,685,226 67.10 0.84%
1979 1,671,120 66.69 1.14%
1978 1,652,200 66.14 1.51%
1977 1,627,400 65.49 1.58%
1976 1,601,843 64.83 1.64%
1975 1,575,779 64.16 1.83%
1974 1,547,223 63.48 1.96%
1973 1,517,255 62.81 1.93%
1972 1,488,241 62.12 1.92%
1971 1,459,887 61.43 1.91%
1970 1,432,319 60.71 1.95%
1969 1,404,638 59.95 2.13%
1968 1,375,002 59.18 2.29%
1967 1,343,866 58.40 2.13%
1966 1,315,521 57.62 2.13%
1965 1,287,767 56.83 2.52%
1964 1,255,757 56.05 2.76%
1963 1,221,599 55.25 2.78%
1962 1,188,070 54.46 2.81%
1961 1,155,193 53.66 2.98%
1960 1,121,298 52.87 %