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 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.
  • Oman urban population for 2017 was 3,898,848, a 5.51% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Oman Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
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 %