Malta 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.
  • Malta urban population for 2020 was 497,676, a 4.28% increase from 2019.
  • Malta urban population for 2019 was 477,236, a 4.08% increase from 2018.
  • Malta urban population for 2018 was 458,518, a 3.63% increase from 2017.
  • Malta urban population for 2017 was 442,474, a 2.85% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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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
Malta Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 497,676 94.74 4.19%
2019 477,236 94.68 4.00%
2018 458,518 94.61 3.56%
2017 442,474 94.55 2.81%
2016 430,220 94.48 2.36%
2015 420,192 94.41 2.46%
2014 409,992 94.35 2.07%
2013 401,597 94.28 1.48%
2012 395,713 94.21 0.97%
2011 391,879 94.14 0.50%
2010 389,936 94.07 0.57%
2009 387,733 94.00 0.83%
2008 384,526 93.93 0.73%
2007 381,739 93.86 0.43%
2006 380,114 93.78 0.51%
2005 378,170 93.65 0.89%
2004 374,812 93.41 0.94%
2003 371,319 93.16 0.93%
2002 367,875 92.91 1.03%
2001 364,105 92.64 1.05%
2000 360,316 92.37 0.95%
1999 356,901 92.09 0.91%
1998 353,666 91.79 0.98%
1997 350,223 91.49 1.10%
1996 346,401 91.18 0.91%
1995 343,247 90.95 0.82%
1994 340,447 90.84 1.06%
1993 336,862 90.72 1.12%
1992 333,102 90.61 1.16%
1991 329,269 90.50 2.82%
1990 320,102 90.38 1.11%
1989 316,579 90.27 1.10%
1988 313,103 90.15 0.95%
1987 310,133 90.03 0.82%
1986 307,591 89.91 1.76%
1985 302,228 89.83 1.77%
1984 296,939 89.82 0.03%
1983 296,847 89.81 1.42%
1982 292,666 89.80 2.15%
1981 286,427 89.79 0.75%
1980 284,300 89.79 1.06%
1979 281,309 89.78 1.02%
1978 278,444 89.77 1.05%
1977 275,536 89.76 0.40%
1976 274,435 89.75 0.52%
1975 273,015 89.74 0.74%
1974 270,993 89.73 -0.06%
1973 271,149 89.73 -0.07%
1972 271,346 89.72 -0.07%
1971 271,546 89.71 0.03%
1970 271,474 89.70 -0.53%
1969 272,927 89.69 -1.17%
1968 276,131 89.68 -1.20%
1967 279,467 89.70 -1.23%
1966 282,936 89.76 -1.20%
1965 286,362 89.83 -0.83%
1964 288,759 89.89 -0.47%
1963 290,127 89.95 -0.48%
1962 291,536 90.01 -0.48%
1961 292,949 90.07 -0.47%
1960 294,316 90.13 %