Belgium 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.
  • Belgium urban population for 2021 was 11,369,682, a 0.42% increase from 2020.
  • Belgium urban population for 2020 was 11,322,476, a 0.52% increase from 2019.
  • Belgium urban population for 2019 was 11,263,911, a 0.58% increase from 2018.
  • Belgium urban population for 2018 was 11,198,627, a 0.5% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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
Belgium Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 11,369,682 98.12 0.42%
2020 11,322,476 98.08 0.52%
2019 11,263,911 98.04 0.58%
2018 11,198,627 98.00 0.50%
2017 11,143,219 97.96 0.43%
2016 11,095,615 97.92 0.55%
2015 11,034,732 97.88 0.62%
2014 10,966,157 97.83 0.49%
2013 10,912,673 97.79 0.52%
2012 10,856,360 97.74 0.67%
2011 10,784,163 97.70 1.35%
2010 10,639,649 97.65 0.96%
2009 10,537,701 97.60 0.85%
2008 10,448,114 97.56 0.84%
2007 10,360,589 97.51 0.79%
2006 10,279,407 97.45 0.71%
2005 10,206,487 97.40 0.60%
2004 10,144,977 97.35 0.49%
2003 10,095,562 97.30 0.48%
2002 10,047,703 97.24 0.50%
2001 9,997,106 97.19 0.40%
2000 9,956,937 97.13 0.31%
1999 9,926,274 97.07 0.30%
1998 9,896,510 97.00 0.29%
1997 9,868,070 96.92 0.32%
1996 9,836,805 96.85 0.27%
1995 9,810,102 96.78 0.29%
1994 9,781,788 96.70 0.39%
1993 9,743,821 96.62 0.47%
1992 9,697,796 96.54 0.49%
1991 9,650,427 96.46 0.46%
1990 9,606,261 96.38 0.39%
1989 9,569,207 96.29 0.45%
1988 9,525,797 96.20 0.41%
1987 9,486,775 96.12 0.18%
1986 9,469,618 96.02 0.13%
1985 9,457,075 95.93 0.13%
1984 9,444,896 95.84 0.10%
1983 9,435,379 95.74 0.10%
1982 9,426,273 95.64 0.08%
1981 9,418,778 95.54 0.16%
1980 9,403,844 95.38 0.30%
1979 9,375,266 95.20 0.29%
1978 9,348,049 95.01 0.30%
1977 9,319,769 94.81 0.34%
1976 9,288,043 94.60 0.31%
1975 9,259,701 94.48 0.42%
1974 9,221,059 94.36 0.45%
1973 9,179,915 94.23 0.45%
1972 9,138,742 94.11 0.53%
1971 9,090,451 93.98 0.32%
1970 9,061,057 93.84 0.24%
1969 9,039,007 93.71 0.43%
1968 9,000,174 93.57 0.54%
1967 8,951,328 93.43 0.71%
1966 8,887,919 93.28 0.83%
1965 8,814,176 93.14 1.07%
1964 8,720,520 92.99 1.11%
1963 8,624,158 92.84 0.92%
1962 8,545,539 92.68 0.53%
1961 8,500,111 92.55 0.43%
1960 8,463,316 92.46 %