Oman 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.
  • Oman urban population for 2021 was 4,546,635, a 3.2% increase from 2020.
  • Oman urban population for 2020 was 4,405,789, a 3.65% increase from 2019.
  • Oman urban population for 2019 was 4,250,782, a 4.11% increase from 2018.
  • Oman urban population for 2018 was 4,082,791, a 4.72% increase 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
Oman Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 4,546,635 87.04 3.15%
2020 4,405,789 86.28 3.58%
2019 4,250,782 85.44 4.03%
2018 4,082,791 84.54 4.61%
2017 3,898,848 83.56 5.36%
2016 3,695,354 82.50 6.25%
2015 3,471,482 81.35 7.28%
2014 3,227,644 80.15 8.33%
2013 2,969,753 78.88 9.03%
2012 2,713,213 77.56 9.12%
2011 2,476,787 76.18 8.02%
2010 2,285,973 75.16 6.30%
2009 2,146,325 74.62 5.18%
2008 2,037,908 74.08 4.22%
2007 1,953,732 73.53 3.68%
2006 1,883,098 72.97 3.51%
2005 1,818,148 72.40 3.45%
2004 1,756,547 71.83 2.90%
2003 1,706,322 71.51 2.15%
2002 1,670,102 71.53 1.70%
2001 1,642,020 71.55 1.15%
2000 1,623,166 71.57 0.55%
1999 1,614,259 71.59 0.11%
1998 1,612,534 71.61 0.07%
1997 1,611,480 71.63 0.56%
1996 1,602,539 71.65 1.43%
1995 1,579,776 71.67 2.54%
1994 1,540,156 71.69 4.52%
1993 1,472,107 71.04 6.66%
1992 1,377,323 69.45 7.02%
1991 1,283,894 67.80 6.94%
1990 1,197,873 66.10 6.66%
1989 1,120,712 64.37 6.48%
1988 1,050,402 62.59 6.47%
1987 984,606 60.78 6.76%
1986 920,222 58.94 7.32%
1985 855,279 57.08 7.95%
1984 789,906 55.20 8.52%
1983 725,377 53.29 9.00%
1982 662,929 51.39 9.34%
1981 603,832 49.47 9.51%
1980 549,043 47.56 9.66%
1979 498,477 45.65 9.79%
1978 451,973 43.76 9.85%
1977 409,583 41.89 9.80%
1976 371,335 40.04 9.69%
1975 337,053 38.21 9.45%
1974 306,664 36.42 9.18%
1973 279,774 34.67 8.93%
1972 255,881 32.96 8.80%
1971 234,330 31.29 8.74%
1970 214,728 29.67 8.69%
1969 196,855 28.09 8.62%
1968 180,602 26.58 8.59%
1967 165,729 25.11 8.57%
1966 152,117 23.69 8.58%
1965 139,614 22.34 8.60%
1964 128,110 21.04 8.66%
1963 117,477 19.79 8.69%
1962 107,702 18.61 8.71%
1961 98,715 17.48 8.71%
1960 90,485 16.40 %