French Polynesia 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.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2021 was 175,358, a 0.73% increase from 2020.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2020 was 174,090, a 0.71% increase from 2019.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2019 was 172,869, a 0.68% increase from 2018.
  • French Polynesia urban population for 2018 was 171,696, a 0.65% 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
French Polynesia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 175,358 62.07 0.73%
2020 174,090 61.98 0.70%
2019 172,869 61.90 0.68%
2018 171,696 61.83 0.65%
2017 170,591 61.78 0.64%
2016 169,507 61.73 0.61%
2015 168,468 61.68 0.60%
2014 167,465 61.63 0.59%
2013 166,479 61.58 0.70%
2012 165,322 61.46 1.41%
2011 163,001 60.89 1.41%
2010 160,714 60.32 1.41%
2009 158,469 59.74 1.42%
2008 156,236 59.17 1.50%
2007 153,913 58.59 1.65%
2006 151,389 58.00 1.87%
2005 148,584 57.42 2.11%
2004 145,485 56.83 2.34%
2003 142,127 56.24 2.12%
2002 139,148 55.89 1.50%
2001 137,079 55.97 1.61%
2000 134,894 56.05 1.73%
1999 132,579 56.13 1.85%
1998 130,149 56.21 1.91%
1997 127,685 56.29 1.83%
1996 125,375 56.39 1.50%
1995 123,505 56.64 1.36%
1994 121,837 56.88 1.25%
1993 120,328 57.12 1.21%
1992 118,886 57.37 1.29%
1991 117,361 57.61 1.47%
1990 115,650 57.85 1.70%
1989 113,706 58.09 1.94%
1988 111,524 58.31 2.29%
1987 109,003 58.42 2.41%
1986 106,406 58.53 2.48%
1985 103,798 58.64 2.55%
1984 101,184 58.74 2.66%
1983 98,524 58.84 2.80%
1982 95,805 58.89 2.85%
1981 93,111 58.95 2.90%
1980 90,450 59.00 2.93%
1979 87,841 59.06 2.95%
1978 85,287 59.12 2.99%
1977 82,776 59.17 3.84%
1976 79,654 58.76 4.11%
1975 76,444 58.25 4.22%
1974 73,286 57.74 4.32%
1973 70,189 57.23 4.39%
1972 67,176 56.72 4.39%
1971 64,288 56.20 5.34%
1970 60,948 55.16 5.93%
1969 57,437 53.77 5.94%
1968 54,124 52.38 6.00%
1967 50,974 50.98 6.11%
1966 47,951 49.58 6.31%
1965 45,018 48.18 6.54%
1964 42,166 46.78 6.74%
1963 39,419 45.39 6.49%
1962 36,941 44.16 5.75%
1961 34,878 43.22 5.50%
1960 33,013 42.28 %