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 2021 was 1,288,478, a 0.76% decline from 2020.
  • Latvia urban population for 2020 was 1,298,292, a 0.56% 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 275,050,303
Japan 115,459,909
Germany 64,461,773
United Kingdom 56,656,654
France 54,837,816
Argentina 42,248,949
Italy 42,141,389
South Korea 42,127,573
Spain 38,361,119
Canada 31,229,095
Saudi Arabia 29,865,702
Poland 22,696,950
Australia 22,228,936
Chile 16,871,720
Netherlands 16,231,024
Belgium 11,369,682
Sweden 9,190,703
UAE 8,722,116
Israel 8,677,993
Greece 8,535,707
Czech Republic 7,943,455
Hong Kong 7,413,100
Hungary 7,014,907
Portugal 6,885,061
Switzerland 6,435,967
Singapore 5,453,566
Austria 5,283,757
Denmark 5,167,981
Finland 4,743,470
Oman 4,546,635
Norway 4,506,374
New Zealand 4,445,853
Kuwait 4,328,553
Uruguay 3,331,910
Ireland 3,213,642
Puerto Rico 3,054,454
Panama 3,013,434
Slovak Republic 2,931,708
Qatar 2,909,366
Croatia 2,256,663
Lithuania 1,907,779
Bahrain 1,566,857
Latvia 1,288,478
Slovenia 1,167,851
Estonia 922,702
Cyprus 812,694
Trinidad and Tobago 747,507
Macao 658,391
Luxembourg 585,848
Malta 490,043
Iceland 349,749
Brunei 346,841
Bahamas 330,887
New Caledonia 196,082
French Polynesia 175,358
Guam 161,700
Curacao 135,666
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,678
Barbados 89,897
Andorra 67,962
Cayman Islands 66,498
Bermuda 63,867
Seychelles 57,509
Channel Islands 54,347
Northern Mariana Islands 53,213
Greenland 49,575
Aruba 47,022
Isle of Man 45,332
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,846
Monaco 39,520
Turks and Caicos Islands 36,807
Gibraltar 33,691
San Marino 33,201
Antigua and Barbuda 24,070
Faroe Islands 20,888
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,549
British Virgin Islands 14,883
Palau 14,809
Liechtenstein 5,536
Latvia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 1,288,478 68.42 -0.76%
2020 1,298,292 68.32 -0.57%
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 %