Uruguay 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.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2021 was 3,331,910, a 0.42% increase from 2020.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2020 was 3,317,930, a 0.44% increase from 2019.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2019 was 3,303,391, a 0.46% increase from 2018.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2018 was 3,288,346, a 0.47% 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
Uruguay Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 3,331,910 95.60 0.42%
2020 3,317,930 95.52 0.44%
2019 3,303,391 95.43 0.46%
2018 3,288,346 95.33 0.47%
2017 3,273,061 95.24 0.47%
2016 3,257,863 95.14 0.46%
2015 3,242,948 95.05 0.45%
2014 3,228,547 94.95 0.43%
2013 3,214,643 94.84 0.42%
2012 3,201,207 94.74 0.43%
2011 3,187,408 94.61 0.50%
2010 3,171,624 94.41 0.50%
2009 3,155,696 94.21 0.51%
2008 3,139,741 94.00 0.49%
2007 3,124,485 93.78 0.43%
2006 3,111,014 93.55 0.36%
2005 3,099,870 93.32 0.27%
2004 3,091,573 93.08 0.20%
2003 3,085,288 92.83 0.21%
2002 3,078,888 92.57 0.31%
2001 3,069,509 92.30 0.47%
2000 3,055,085 92.03 0.66%
1999 3,034,863 91.74 0.83%
1998 3,009,668 91.45 0.97%
1997 2,980,651 91.15 1.04%
1996 2,949,760 90.84 1.04%
1995 2,919,323 90.54 1.05%
1994 2,888,877 90.25 1.07%
1993 2,858,054 89.94 1.08%
1992 2,827,247 89.63 1.09%
1991 2,796,695 89.30 1.08%
1990 2,766,703 88.97 1.06%
1989 2,737,521 88.63 1.04%
1988 2,709,214 88.29 1.03%
1987 2,681,375 87.93 1.04%
1986 2,653,577 87.56 1.05%
1985 2,625,864 87.19 1.04%
1984 2,598,769 86.85 1.05%
1983 2,571,627 86.50 1.06%
1982 2,544,389 86.14 1.08%
1981 2,516,998 85.77 1.10%
1980 2,489,567 85.39 1.13%
1979 2,461,591 85.01 1.16%
1978 2,433,323 84.62 1.13%
1977 2,405,987 84.22 1.03%
1976 2,381,239 83.81 0.90%
1975 2,359,996 83.39 0.48%
1974 2,348,715 83.17 0.31%
1973 2,341,506 82.97 0.26%
1972 2,335,349 82.77 0.36%
1971 2,327,056 82.57 0.55%
1970 2,314,375 82.37 0.77%
1969 2,296,514 82.16 0.98%
1968 2,274,139 81.96 1.15%
1967 2,248,172 81.75 1.25%
1966 2,220,202 81.54 1.31%
1965 2,191,413 81.33 1.35%
1964 2,161,999 81.11 1.41%
1963 2,131,790 80.90 1.46%
1962 2,100,839 80.68 1.52%
1961 2,069,227 80.46 1.57%
1960 2,037,037 80.24 %