Palau 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.
  • Palau urban population for 2020 was 14,652, a 1.15% increase from 2019.
  • Palau urban population for 2019 was 14,485, a 1.18% increase from 2018.
  • Palau urban population for 2018 was 14,316, a 1.29% increase from 2017.
  • Palau urban population for 2017 was 14,134, a 1.27% 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
Palau Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 14,652 80.99 1.15%
2019 14,485 80.47 1.17%
2018 14,316 79.93 1.28%
2017 14,134 79.37 1.26%
2016 13,957 78.78 1.08%
2015 13,807 78.16 1.06%
2014 13,662 77.52 0.97%
2013 13,530 76.86 0.69%
2012 13,437 76.19 0.26%
2011 13,402 75.51 -0.23%
2010 13,433 74.82 -0.90%
2009 13,555 74.11 -1.28%
2008 13,730 73.39 -1.37%
2007 13,920 72.66 -0.97%
2006 14,055 71.91 -0.16%
2005 14,077 71.15 0.70%
2004 13,979 70.38 1.37%
2003 13,789 69.60 0.51%
2002 13,719 69.85 0.94%
2001 13,591 70.09 1.14%
2000 13,437 70.34 1.40%
1999 13,250 70.58 1.61%
1998 13,038 70.83 1.82%
1997 12,803 71.07 2.00%
1996 12,549 71.31 2.36%
1995 12,256 71.43 3.01%
1994 11,893 71.07 3.24%
1993 11,514 70.70 3.17%
1992 11,155 70.34 3.20%
1991 10,804 69.97 3.02%
1990 10,483 69.59 2.92%
1989 10,181 69.24 2.60%
1988 9,920 68.89 2.46%
1987 9,679 68.54 2.56%
1986 9,434 68.19 3.40%
1985 9,119 67.38 4.03%
1984 8,759 66.41 4.17%
1983 8,401 65.42 4.08%
1982 8,065 64.42 3.51%
1981 7,787 63.41 2.22%
1980 7,616 62.54 0.01%
1979 7,615 62.26 -0.99%
1978 7,691 61.98 -1.45%
1977 7,803 61.70 -1.02%
1976 7,883 61.42 -0.04%
1975 7,886 61.14 1.06%
1974 7,803 60.86 2.02%
1973 7,647 60.57 2.73%
1972 7,441 60.29 2.86%
1971 7,231 60.00 2.56%
1970 7,048 59.72 2.06%
1969 6,904 59.43 1.84%
1968 6,778 59.14 1.65%
1967 6,667 58.85 1.83%
1966 6,546 58.57 2.05%
1965 6,413 58.28 2.45%
1964 6,258 57.99 2.62%
1963 6,096 57.70 2.78%
1962 5,929 57.41 3.27%
1961 5,738 57.11 3.31%
1960 5,551 56.82 %