North Macedonia 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.
  • North Macedonia urban population for 2021 was 1,213,985, a 0.16% increase from 2020.
  • North Macedonia urban population for 2020 was 1,212,058, a 0.27% increase from 2019.
  • North Macedonia urban population for 2019 was 1,208,802, a 0.45% increase from 2018.
  • North Macedonia urban population for 2018 was 1,203,438, a 0.46% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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North Macedonia 1,213,985
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North Macedonia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 1,213,985 58.79 0.16%
2020 1,212,058 58.48 0.27%
2019 1,208,802 58.21 0.44%
2018 1,203,438 57.96 0.45%
2017 1,197,983 57.75 0.42%
2016 1,192,987 57.56 0.38%
2015 1,188,475 57.41 0.35%
2014 1,184,330 57.28 0.33%
2013 1,180,399 57.19 0.26%
2012 1,177,371 57.13 0.18%
2011 1,175,261 57.09 0.18%
2010 1,173,181 57.09 0.16%
2009 1,171,282 57.12 0.08%
2008 1,170,314 57.18 0.01%
2007 1,170,224 57.26 -0.04%
2006 1,170,744 57.38 -0.09%
2005 1,171,843 57.53 -0.10%
2004 1,173,001 57.71 -0.08%
2003 1,173,927 57.92 -0.03%
2002 1,174,317 58.13 -1.09%
2001 1,187,130 58.34 0.06%
2000 1,186,387 58.55 0.10%
1999 1,185,212 58.76 0.12%
1998 1,183,736 58.97 0.18%
1997 1,181,587 59.17 0.02%
1996 1,181,330 59.38 -0.04%
1995 1,181,765 59.59 -0.27%
1994 1,184,945 59.79 0.73%
1993 1,176,348 59.29 0.66%
1992 1,168,616 58.76 0.67%
1991 1,160,781 58.23 0.62%
1990 1,153,594 57.79 0.69%
1989 1,145,660 57.37 0.80%
1988 1,136,542 56.96 0.90%
1987 1,126,354 56.54 0.98%
1986 1,115,347 56.12 1.06%
1985 1,103,636 55.70 1.12%
1984 1,091,377 55.28 1.20%
1983 1,078,351 54.85 1.32%
1982 1,064,241 54.43 1.48%
1981 1,048,560 54.01 1.90%
1980 1,028,852 53.47 2.21%
1979 1,006,329 52.89 2.42%
1978 982,220 52.31 2.54%
1977 957,559 51.73 2.51%
1976 933,792 51.15 2.39%
1975 911,763 50.57 2.19%
1974 891,986 49.99 2.04%
1973 874,011 49.41 1.98%
1972 856,890 48.83 2.08%
1971 839,253 48.25 3.53%
1970 810,138 47.08 4.26%
1969 776,360 45.72 4.53%
1968 741,943 44.36 4.74%
1967 707,591 43.02 4.82%
1966 674,298 41.68 4.81%
1965 642,628 40.36 4.77%
1964 612,702 39.05 4.77%
1963 584,162 37.75 4.76%
1962 556,982 36.47 4.80%
1961 530,903 35.21 4.72%
1960 506,446 34.02 %