Chad 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.
  • Chad urban population for 2021 was 4,022,553, a 4.12% increase from 2020.
  • Chad urban population for 2020 was 3,863,362, a 4.07% increase from 2019.
  • Chad urban population for 2019 was 3,712,275, a 4.01% increase from 2018.
  • Chad urban population for 2018 was 3,569,009, a 3.98% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
Democratic Republic of Congo 42,710,962
Ethiopia 26,137,874
Tanzania 22,111,148
North Korea 16,216,163
Mozambique 12,102,311
Uganda 12,041,476
Yemen 11,752,922
Madagascar 11,145,504
Afghanistan 10,482,295
Syrian Arab Republic 10,257,056
Mali 9,317,712
Senegal 8,357,406
Somalia 7,644,958
Burkina Faso 6,715,693
Haiti 6,690,021
Nepal 6,234,107
Benin 6,097,519
Guinea 5,029,610
Zimbabwe 4,875,224
Niger 4,209,662
Chad 4,022,553
Togo 3,675,996
Sierra Leone 3,531,063
Malawi 3,476,657
Liberia 2,723,391
Tajikistan 2,703,181
South Sudan 2,334,776
Rwanda 2,332,419
Central African Republic 2,098,276
Burundi 1,722,868
Gambia 1,572,291
Guinea-Bissau 899,251
Comoros 263,098
Chad Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 4,022,553 23.78 4.04%
2020 3,863,362 23.52 3.99%
2019 3,712,275 23.28 3.94%
2018 3,569,009 23.06 3.90%
2017 3,432,531 22.86 3.87%
2016 3,302,147 22.68 3.86%
2015 3,177,085 22.52 3.86%
2014 3,056,812 22.37 3.85%
2013 2,941,282 22.25 3.83%
2012 2,830,799 22.14 3.77%
2011 2,726,092 22.05 3.68%
2010 2,627,677 21.99 3.57%
2009 2,535,602 21.93 3.46%
2008 2,449,318 21.90 3.47%
2007 2,365,687 21.87 3.55%
2006 2,283,208 21.83 3.66%
2005 2,201,166 21.80 3.80%
2004 2,119,063 21.77 3.93%
2003 2,037,420 21.74 4.01%
2002 1,957,352 21.70 4.00%
2001 1,880,533 21.67 3.94%
2000 1,807,913 21.64 3.84%
1999 1,739,885 21.60 3.74%
1998 1,676,078 21.57 3.64%
1997 1,616,103 21.54 3.57%
1996 1,559,394 21.51 3.53%
1995 1,505,291 21.47 3.48%
1994 1,453,859 21.44 3.40%
1993 1,405,205 21.41 4.02%
1992 1,349,854 21.24 4.19%
1991 1,294,404 21.02 4.21%
1990 1,241,012 20.81 4.24%
1989 1,189,545 20.60 4.26%
1988 1,139,948 20.39 4.23%
1987 1,092,691 20.19 4.12%
1986 1,048,564 19.98 3.96%
1985 1,007,819 19.78 3.76%
1984 970,591 19.58 3.59%
1983 936,358 19.38 3.42%
1982 904,895 19.18 3.29%
1981 875,613 18.98 3.19%
1980 848,125 18.79 3.10%
1979 822,276 18.59 2.99%
1978 798,062 18.40 7.42%
1977 740,965 17.41 7.52%
1976 687,315 16.47 7.69%
1975 636,426 15.57 7.89%
1974 588,148 14.70 8.08%
1973 542,493 13.88 8.20%
1972 499,798 13.10 8.56%
1971 458,806 12.31 8.48%
1970 421,493 11.57 8.38%
1969 387,600 10.86 8.28%
1968 356,796 10.20 8.26%
1967 328,506 9.56 8.27%
1966 302,417 8.97 8.35%
1965 278,204 8.41 8.42%
1964 255,729 7.88 6.50%
1963 239,628 7.53 5.88%
1962 225,946 7.24 5.87%
1961 213,063 6.96 5.85%
1960 200,957 6.70 %