Palau 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.
  • Palau urban population for 2021 was 14,809, a 1.07% increase from 2020.
  • Palau urban population for 2020 was 14,652, a 1.15% increase from 2019.
  • Palau urban population for 2019 was 14,485, a 1.18% increase from 2018.
  • Palau urban population for 2018 was 14,316, a 1.29% 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
Palau Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 14,809 81.48 1.07%
2020 14,652 80.99 1.15%
2019 14,485 80.47 1.17%
2018 14,316 79.93 1.28%
2017 14,134 79.37 1.26%
2016 13,957 78.78 1.08%
2015 13,807 78.16 1.06%
2014 13,662 77.52 0.97%
2013 13,530 76.86 0.69%
2012 13,437 76.19 0.26%
2011 13,402 75.51 -0.23%
2010 13,433 74.82 -0.90%
2009 13,555 74.11 -1.28%
2008 13,730 73.39 -1.37%
2007 13,920 72.66 -0.97%
2006 14,055 71.91 -0.16%
2005 14,077 71.15 0.70%
2004 13,979 70.38 1.37%
2003 13,789 69.60 0.51%
2002 13,719 69.85 0.94%
2001 13,591 70.09 1.14%
2000 13,437 70.34 1.40%
1999 13,250 70.58 1.61%
1998 13,038 70.83 1.82%
1997 12,803 71.07 2.00%
1996 12,549 71.31 2.36%
1995 12,256 71.43 3.01%
1994 11,893 71.07 3.24%
1993 11,514 70.70 3.17%
1992 11,155 70.34 3.20%
1991 10,804 69.97 3.02%
1990 10,483 69.59 2.92%
1989 10,181 69.24 2.60%
1988 9,920 68.89 2.46%
1987 9,679 68.54 2.56%
1986 9,434 68.19 3.40%
1985 9,119 67.38 4.03%
1984 8,759 66.41 4.17%
1983 8,401 65.42 4.08%
1982 8,065 64.42 3.51%
1981 7,787 63.41 2.22%
1980 7,616 62.54 0.01%
1979 7,615 62.26 -0.99%
1978 7,691 61.98 -1.45%
1977 7,803 61.70 -1.02%
1976 7,883 61.42 -0.04%
1975 7,886 61.14 1.06%
1974 7,803 60.86 2.02%
1973 7,647 60.57 2.73%
1972 7,441 60.29 2.86%
1971 7,231 60.00 2.56%
1970 7,048 59.72 2.06%
1969 6,904 59.43 1.84%
1968 6,778 59.14 1.65%
1967 6,667 58.85 1.83%
1966 6,546 58.57 2.05%
1965 6,413 58.28 2.45%
1964 6,258 57.99 2.62%
1963 6,096 57.70 2.78%
1962 5,929 57.41 3.27%
1961 5,738 57.11 3.31%
1960 5,551 56.82 %