Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2021 was 176,900, a 4.39% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2020 was 169,453, a 4.49% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2019 was 162,164, a 4.59% increase from 2018.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2018 was 155,047, a 4.69% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Solomon Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 176,900 25.13 4.30%
2020 169,453 24.67 4.40%
2019 162,164 24.21 4.49%
2018 155,047 23.75 4.58%
2017 148,106 23.29 4.65%
2016 141,374 22.82 4.72%
2015 134,861 22.36 4.80%
2014 128,547 21.90 4.86%
2013 122,453 21.43 4.89%
2012 116,607 20.97 4.88%
2011 111,055 20.51 4.82%
2010 105,826 20.05 4.75%
2009 100,919 19.59 4.65%
2008 96,334 19.14 4.60%
2007 91,999 18.69 4.62%
2006 87,841 18.26 4.71%
2005 83,796 17.83 4.83%
2004 79,847 17.41 4.94%
2003 75,997 17.00 5.03%
2002 72,269 16.60 5.09%
2001 68,684 16.20 5.12%
2000 65,255 15.81 4.74%
1999 62,231 15.50 4.12%
1998 59,719 15.29 4.16%
1997 57,288 15.08 4.18%
1996 54,943 14.87 4.20%
1995 52,684 14.66 4.21%
1994 50,512 14.46 4.23%
1993 48,420 14.26 4.23%
1992 46,415 14.07 4.23%
1991 44,492 13.87 4.22%
1990 42,654 13.68 4.20%
1989 40,899 13.49 4.18%
1988 39,226 13.30 4.20%
1987 37,612 13.11 4.95%
1986 35,794 12.84 6.13%
1985 33,667 12.43 6.24%
1984 31,631 12.04 6.37%
1983 29,680 11.66 6.48%
1982 27,819 11.29 6.56%
1981 26,052 10.93 6.62%
1980 24,383 10.58 6.68%
1979 22,808 10.24 6.73%
1978 21,323 9.90 6.80%
1977 19,922 9.58 6.88%
1976 18,598 9.27 5.24%
1975 17,648 9.13 4.21%
1974 16,921 9.08 4.29%
1973 16,211 9.04 4.30%
1972 15,528 9.00 4.23%
1971 14,885 8.96 4.09%
1970 14,289 8.92 6.24%
1969 13,424 8.67 7.70%
1968 12,429 8.29 7.59%
1967 11,521 7.93 7.52%
1966 10,686 7.58 7.52%
1965 9,912 7.25 7.53%
1964 9,193 6.92 7.56%
1963 8,524 6.62 7.55%
1962 7,904 6.32 7.55%
1961 7,329 6.04 7.54%
1960 6,797 5.77 %