Morocco 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.
  • Morocco urban population for 2021 was 23,924,938, a 2.03% increase from 2020.
  • Morocco urban population for 2020 was 23,450,016, a 2.07% increase from 2019.
  • Morocco urban population for 2019 was 22,975,024, a 2.11% increase from 2018.
  • Morocco urban population for 2018 was 22,501,247, a 2.15% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Morocco Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 23,924,938 64.07 2.01%
2020 23,450,016 63.53 2.05%
2019 22,975,024 62.99 2.08%
2018 22,501,247 62.45 2.13%
2017 22,027,645 61.91 2.18%
2016 21,553,482 61.36 2.23%
2015 21,078,593 60.81 2.28%
2014 20,602,947 60.26 2.33%
2013 20,128,276 59.70 2.35%
2012 19,659,923 59.14 2.35%
2011 19,203,941 58.58 2.31%
2010 18,764,985 58.02 2.27%
2009 18,343,899 57.45 2.23%
2008 17,940,028 56.89 2.20%
2007 17,550,444 56.32 2.18%
2006 17,172,382 55.75 2.17%
2005 16,803,552 55.17 2.09%
2004 16,456,148 54.64 1.71%
2003 16,177,169 54.32 1.71%
2002 15,902,628 53.99 1.73%
2001 15,629,767 53.66 1.76%
2000 15,357,105 53.34 1.80%
1999 15,083,409 53.01 1.84%
1998 14,808,021 52.68 1.90%
1997 14,529,519 52.35 1.97%
1996 14,245,430 52.02 2.07%
1995 13,953,870 51.69 2.30%
1994 13,636,505 51.30 3.05%
1993 13,226,425 50.57 3.16%
1992 12,815,595 49.84 3.24%
1991 12,407,154 49.12 3.30%
1990 12,004,578 48.39 3.35%
1989 11,609,352 47.67 3.40%
1988 11,221,063 46.94 3.48%
1987 10,837,087 46.22 3.58%
1986 10,455,592 45.50 3.71%
1985 10,074,877 44.78 3.84%
1984 9,695,024 44.06 3.97%
1983 9,317,476 43.35 4.06%
1982 8,946,328 42.63 4.12%
1981 8,585,094 41.92 4.13%
1980 8,237,881 41.21 4.13%
1979 7,904,752 40.50 4.12%
1978 7,585,408 39.80 4.11%
1977 7,280,268 39.10 4.08%
1976 6,989,263 38.41 4.05%
1975 6,711,648 37.71 4.01%
1974 6,447,915 37.03 3.97%
1973 6,196,968 36.35 3.96%
1972 5,956,616 35.68 3.97%
1971 5,724,771 35.01 3.68%
1970 5,517,951 34.48 3.75%
1969 5,314,873 33.95 3.82%
1968 5,115,536 33.42 3.91%
1967 4,919,280 32.90 4.02%
1966 4,725,537 32.38 4.14%
1965 4,534,015 31.86 4.26%
1964 4,344,791 31.35 4.41%
1963 4,157,555 30.85 4.52%
1962 3,973,644 30.35 4.63%
1961 3,793,983 29.85 4.71%
1960 3,619,287 29.36 %