Portugal 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.
  • Portugal urban population for 2021 was 6,885,061, a 0.84% increase from 2020.
  • Portugal urban population for 2020 was 6,827,994, a 0.94% increase from 2019.
  • Portugal urban population for 2019 was 6,764,658, a 0.87% increase from 2018.
  • Portugal urban population for 2018 was 6,706,183, a 0.7% 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
Portugal Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 6,885,061 66.85 0.83%
2020 6,827,994 66.31 0.93%
2019 6,764,658 65.76 0.87%
2018 6,706,183 65.21 0.70%
2017 6,659,350 64.65 0.64%
2016 6,617,169 64.09 0.58%
2015 6,578,828 63.51 0.50%
2014 6,546,012 62.94 0.39%
2013 6,520,333 62.35 0.40%
2012 6,494,283 61.76 0.56%
2011 6,457,743 61.17 0.84%
2010 6,403,809 60.57 1.05%
2009 6,337,144 59.96 1.11%
2008 6,267,228 59.36 1.18%
2007 6,193,886 58.75 1.24%
2006 6,117,343 58.14 1.24%
2005 6,041,725 57.52 1.26%
2004 5,966,051 56.91 1.33%
2003 5,886,957 56.29 1.48%
2002 5,800,192 55.67 1.67%
2001 5,704,057 55.04 1.88%
2000 5,597,602 54.40 1.92%
1999 5,491,367 53.74 1.80%
1998 5,393,642 53.09 1.75%
1997 5,299,934 52.43 1.71%
1996 5,210,104 51.77 1.66%
1995 5,124,278 51.11 1.65%
1994 5,040,624 50.45 1.59%
1993 4,961,312 49.79 1.45%
1992 4,889,660 49.13 1.28%
1991 4,827,626 48.47 0.92%
1990 4,783,459 47.92 0.88%
1989 4,741,470 47.39 0.97%
1988 4,695,891 46.87 1.02%
1987 4,648,117 46.34 1.11%
1986 4,596,999 45.82 1.24%
1985 4,540,496 45.30 1.43%
1984 4,476,013 44.78 1.55%
1983 4,407,052 44.26 1.64%
1982 4,335,210 43.74 1.80%
1981 4,257,857 43.22 1.88%
1980 4,178,517 42.79 2.03%
1979 4,094,541 42.38 2.03%
1978 4,012,458 41.98 2.04%
1977 3,931,481 41.58 2.03%
1976 3,852,629 41.18 3.82%
1975 3,708,226 40.78 4.78%
1974 3,535,188 40.38 2.38%
1973 3,451,945 39.99 1.02%
1972 3,416,874 39.59 0.85%
1971 3,388,093 39.20 0.58%
1970 3,368,354 38.80 0.12%
1969 3,364,185 38.41 0.12%
1968 3,360,136 38.03 0.60%
1967 3,340,014 37.64 0.40%
1966 3,326,794 37.25 0.28%
1965 3,317,422 36.87 0.64%
1964 3,296,372 36.48 1.11%
1963 3,260,048 36.10 1.46%
1962 3,212,831 35.72 1.79%
1961 3,155,977 35.34 1.91%
1960 3,096,215 34.96 %