Malta 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.
  • Malta urban population for 2021 was 490,043, a 0.37% increase from 2020.
  • Malta urban population for 2020 was 488,246, a 2.31% increase from 2019.
  • Malta urban population for 2019 was 477,236, a 4.08% increase from 2018.
  • Malta urban population for 2018 was 458,518, a 3.63% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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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
Malta Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 490,043 94.81 0.37%
2020 488,246 94.74 2.28%
2019 477,236 94.68 4.00%
2018 458,518 94.61 3.56%
2017 442,474 94.55 2.81%
2016 430,220 94.48 2.36%
2015 420,192 94.41 2.46%
2014 409,992 94.35 2.07%
2013 401,597 94.28 1.48%
2012 395,713 94.21 0.97%
2011 391,879 94.14 0.50%
2010 389,936 94.07 0.57%
2009 387,733 94.00 0.83%
2008 384,526 93.93 0.73%
2007 381,739 93.86 0.43%
2006 380,114 93.78 0.51%
2005 378,170 93.65 0.89%
2004 374,812 93.41 0.94%
2003 371,319 93.16 0.93%
2002 367,875 92.91 1.03%
2001 364,105 92.64 1.05%
2000 360,316 92.37 0.95%
1999 356,901 92.09 0.91%
1998 353,666 91.79 0.98%
1997 350,223 91.49 1.10%
1996 346,401 91.18 0.91%
1995 343,247 90.95 0.82%
1994 340,447 90.84 1.06%
1993 336,862 90.72 1.12%
1992 333,102 90.61 1.16%
1991 329,269 90.50 2.82%
1990 320,102 90.38 1.11%
1989 316,579 90.27 1.10%
1988 313,103 90.15 0.95%
1987 310,133 90.03 0.82%
1986 307,591 89.91 1.76%
1985 302,228 89.83 1.77%
1984 296,939 89.82 0.03%
1983 296,847 89.81 1.42%
1982 292,666 89.80 2.15%
1981 286,427 89.79 0.75%
1980 284,300 89.79 1.06%
1979 281,309 89.78 1.02%
1978 278,444 89.77 1.05%
1977 275,536 89.76 0.40%
1976 274,435 89.75 0.52%
1975 273,015 89.74 0.74%
1974 270,993 89.73 -0.06%
1973 271,149 89.73 -0.07%
1972 271,346 89.72 -0.07%
1971 271,546 89.71 0.03%
1970 271,474 89.70 -0.53%
1969 272,927 89.69 -1.17%
1968 276,131 89.68 -1.20%
1967 279,467 89.70 -1.23%
1966 282,936 89.76 -1.20%
1965 286,362 89.83 -0.83%
1964 288,759 89.89 -0.47%
1963 290,127 89.95 -0.48%
1962 291,536 90.01 -0.48%
1961 292,949 90.07 -0.47%
1960 294,316 90.13 %