Chile 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.
  • Chile urban population for 2021 was 16,871,720, a 0.61% increase from 2020.
  • Chile urban population for 2020 was 16,770,077, a 0.96% increase from 2019.
  • Chile urban population for 2019 was 16,610,132, a 1.28% increase from 2018.
  • Chile urban population for 2018 was 16,400,007, a 1.49% 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
Chile Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 16,871,720 87.82 0.60%
2020 16,770,077 87.73 0.96%
2019 16,610,132 87.64 1.27%
2018 16,400,007 87.56 1.48%
2017 16,159,784 87.49 1.50%
2016 15,918,735 87.42 1.40%
2015 15,698,029 87.36 1.24%
2014 15,504,113 87.30 1.13%
2013 15,330,440 87.25 1.04%
2012 15,171,199 87.19 1.03%
2011 15,015,966 87.13 1.06%
2010 14,857,028 87.07 1.10%
2009 14,693,851 87.02 1.13%
2008 14,529,331 86.96 1.14%
2007 14,364,745 86.90 1.14%
2006 14,202,581 86.84 1.12%
2005 14,043,844 86.78 1.11%
2004 13,888,984 86.73 1.11%
2003 13,736,098 86.67 1.12%
2002 13,583,643 86.61 1.36%
2001 13,400,180 86.36 1.46%
2000 13,205,621 86.07 1.52%
1999 13,006,347 85.78 1.58%
1998 12,802,519 85.48 1.64%
1997 12,593,725 85.17 1.72%
1996 12,378,986 84.86 1.80%
1995 12,158,301 84.55 1.88%
1994 11,931,322 84.22 1.96%
1993 11,699,242 83.90 2.02%
1992 11,464,829 83.56 1.85%
1991 11,254,773 83.40 1.80%
1990 11,053,906 83.27 1.79%
1989 10,857,443 83.14 1.78%
1988 10,665,400 83.01 1.76%
1987 10,479,082 82.89 1.73%
1986 10,299,549 82.76 1.69%
1985 10,127,420 82.62 1.63%
1984 9,963,497 82.49 1.58%
1983 9,807,273 82.36 1.55%
1982 9,656,547 82.23 1.93%
1981 9,471,544 81.78 2.07%
1980 9,277,423 81.24 2.13%
1979 9,082,123 80.70 2.18%
1978 8,886,413 80.14 2.23%
1977 8,690,708 79.57 2.27%
1976 8,495,996 78.98 2.30%
1975 8,302,888 78.39 2.33%
1974 8,111,314 77.78 2.37%
1973 7,921,009 77.16 2.41%
1972 7,732,140 76.53 2.45%
1971 7,544,831 75.88 2.49%
1970 7,359,558 75.23 2.53%
1969 7,175,375 74.55 2.57%
1968 6,993,125 73.85 2.63%
1967 6,811,422 73.15 2.71%
1966 6,629,133 72.43 2.81%
1965 6,445,189 71.70 2.92%
1964 6,259,547 70.96 3.03%
1963 6,072,574 70.20 3.12%
1962 5,885,932 69.44 3.19%
1961 5,701,392 68.66 3.29%
1960 5,517,094 67.84 %