Mali 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.
  • Mali urban population for 2020 was 8,891,939, a 4.86% increase from 2019.
  • Mali urban population for 2019 was 8,479,685, a 4.94% increase from 2018.
  • Mali urban population for 2018 was 8,080,574, a 5% increase from 2017.
  • Mali urban population for 2017 was 7,695,987, a 5.04% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40,874,034
Ethiopia 24,941,349
Tanzania 21,042,571
North Korea 16,081,083
Mozambique 11,587,640
Uganda 11,414,209
Yemen 11,306,428
Madagascar 10,670,457
Afghanistan 10,131,490
Syrian Arab Republic 9,708,489
Mali 8,891,939
Senegal 8,057,514
Somalia 7,333,290
Haiti 6,509,478
Burkina Faso 6,397,866
Nepal 5,995,190
Benin 5,869,446
Guinea 4,842,717
Zimbabwe 4,792,105
Niger 4,024,595
Chad 3,863,362
Togo 3,543,299
Sierra Leone 3,423,961
Malawi 3,333,777
Liberia 2,634,493
Tajikistan 2,623,424
South Sudan 2,261,021
Rwanda 2,257,829
Central African Republic 2,038,064
Burundi 1,629,988
Gambia 1,512,397
Guinea-Bissau 869,776
Comoros 255,487
Mali Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 8,891,939 43.91 4.75%
2019 8,479,685 43.14 4.82%
2018 8,080,574 42.36 4.88%
2017 7,695,987 41.57 4.92%
2016 7,326,849 40.78 4.94%
2015 6,973,939 39.99 4.94%
2014 6,637,534 39.20 4.96%
2013 6,316,415 38.40 5.00%
2012 6,008,129 37.60 5.10%
2011 5,709,215 36.80 5.24%
2010 5,417,616 36.00 5.40%
2009 5,132,662 35.20 5.55%
2008 4,855,494 34.40 5.66%
2007 4,588,527 33.61 5.69%
2006 4,334,933 32.83 5.67%
2005 4,095,828 32.06 5.63%
2004 3,871,521 31.30 5.61%
2003 3,660,353 30.55 5.56%
2002 3,462,530 29.81 5.50%
2001 3,277,219 29.08 5.43%
2000 3,103,975 28.36 5.35%
1999 2,942,346 27.65 5.25%
1998 2,791,965 26.95 4.53%
1997 2,668,344 26.43 4.33%
1996 2,555,310 25.98 4.37%
1995 2,446,165 25.52 4.43%
1994 2,340,164 25.07 4.48%
1993 2,237,625 24.62 4.44%
1992 2,140,542 24.19 4.27%
1991 2,051,024 23.75 4.00%
1990 1,970,689 23.32 3.66%
1989 1,899,911 22.90 3.36%
1988 1,837,122 22.48 3.20%
1987 1,779,250 22.07 3.75%
1986 1,713,683 21.55 4.05%
1985 1,645,715 21.01 4.30%
1984 1,576,522 20.49 4.52%
1983 1,506,920 19.97 4.66%
1982 1,438,279 19.47 4.69%
1981 1,372,427 18.97 4.61%
1980 1,310,539 18.48 4.52%
1979 1,252,641 18.01 4.45%
1978 1,198,173 17.54 4.39%
1977 1,146,657 17.08 4.30%
1976 1,098,420 16.65 4.22%
1975 1,052,982 16.24 4.26%
1974 1,009,064 15.85 4.28%
1973 966,832 15.45 4.26%
1972 926,546 15.07 4.21%
1971 888,364 14.70 4.12%
1970 852,498 14.33 4.02%
1969 818,899 13.97 3.94%
1968 787,292 13.62 3.87%
1967 757,440 13.27 3.80%
1966 729,168 12.94 3.79%
1965 702,076 12.61 3.76%
1964 676,191 12.29 3.74%
1963 651,362 11.97 3.72%
1962 627,575 11.66 3.72%
1961 604,663 11.36 3.74%
1960 582,484 11.07 %