Solomon Islands Urban Population 1960-2024

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 2022 was 185,298, a 4.18% increase from 2021.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2021 was 177,869, a 4.31% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2020 was 170,517, a 4.35% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands urban population for 2019 was 163,416, a 4.38% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Solomon Islands Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 185,298 25.58 4.09%
2021 177,869 25.13 4.22%
2020 170,517 24.67 4.25%
2019 163,416 24.21 4.28%
2018 156,565 23.75 4.37%
2017 149,877 23.29 4.45%
2016 143,352 22.82 4.54%
2015 136,991 22.36 4.62%
2014 130,801 21.90 4.68%
2013 124,818 21.43 4.72%
2012 119,060 20.97 4.73%
2011 113,557 20.51 4.70%
2010 108,338 20.05 4.67%
2009 103,397 19.59 4.60%
2008 98,752 19.14 4.58%
2007 94,333 18.69 4.60%
2006 90,095 18.26 4.61%
2005 86,037 17.83 4.62%
2004 82,152 17.41 4.66%
2003 78,411 17.00 4.70%
2002 74,813 16.60 4.74%
2001 71,348 16.20 4.82%
2000 67,992 15.81 4.56%
1999 64,964 15.50 4.05%
1998 62,385 15.29 4.13%
1997 59,859 15.08 4.19%
1996 57,405 14.87 4.25%
1995 55,018 14.66 4.28%
1994 52,715 14.46 4.29%
1993 50,500 14.26 4.31%
1992 48,372 14.07 4.34%
1991 46,319 13.87 4.37%
1990 44,337 13.68 4.42%
1989 42,422 13.49 4.45%
1988 40,576 13.30 4.51%
1987 38,787 13.11 5.31%
1986 36,781 12.84 6.52%
1985 34,459 12.43 6.60%
1984 32,259 12.04 6.63%
1983 30,190 11.66 6.65%
1982 28,248 11.29 6.68%
1981 26,424 10.93 6.69%
1980 24,713 10.58 6.71%
1979 23,109 10.24 6.71%
1978 21,610 9.90 6.68%
1977 20,214 9.58 6.62%
1976 18,920 9.27 4.69%
1975 18,054 9.13 3.39%
1974 17,453 9.08 3.28%
1973 16,890 9.04 3.15%
1972 16,367 9.00 3.03%
1971 15,879 8.96 2.99%
1970 15,412 8.92 5.41%
1969 14,600 8.67 7.12%
1968 13,597 8.29 7.16%
1967 12,658 7.93 7.14%
1966 11,786 7.58 7.12%
1965 10,976 7.25 7.14%
1964 10,220 6.92 7.12%
1963 9,518 6.62 7.11%
1962 8,865 6.32 7.08%
1961 8,259 6.04 7.05%
1960 7,697 5.77 %