Cuba Urban Population 1960-2024

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.
  • Cuba urban population for 2022 was 8,678,348, a 0.25% decline from 2021.
  • Cuba urban population for 2021 was 8,700,275, a 0.27% decline from 2020.
  • Cuba urban population for 2020 was 8,723,461, a 0.03% decline from 2019.
  • Cuba urban population for 2019 was 8,726,192, a 0.01% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
China 897,578,430
Brazil 188,517,733
Russia 107,847,682
Mexico 103,660,854
Iran 68,013,036
Turkey 65,731,531
Colombia 42,562,637
South Africa 40,928,486
Thailand 37,919,842
Algeria 33,575,039
Iraq 31,749,763
Peru 26,799,750
Malaysia 26,544,440
Venezuela 25,012,473
Ecuador 11,623,246
Kazakhstan 11,378,782
Jordan 10,363,475
Romania 10,329,298
Dominican Republic 9,415,142
Guatemala 9,141,704
Cuba 8,678,348
Belarus 7,396,981
Azerbaijan 5,817,057
Libya 5,538,569
Bulgaria 4,936,942
Lebanon 4,900,251
Paraguay 4,259,528
Costa Rica 4,250,456
Serbia 3,844,664
Turkmenistan 3,440,076
Gabon 2,167,652
Botswana 1,899,705
Albania 1,770,827
Armenia 1,767,628
Jamaica 1,611,831
Bosnia 1,611,622
Namibia 1,385,057
Equatorial Guinea 1,239,599
North Macedonia 1,216,459
Fiji 541,393
Mauritius 515,236
Montenegro 419,999
Suriname 409,804
Guyana 218,534
Maldives 217,560
Belize 188,030
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 56,002
Dominica 52,152
Grenada 46,246
Samoa 39,175
American Samoa 38,604
St. Lucia 34,263
Marshall Islands 32,640
Tonga 24,711
Nauru 12,668
Tuvalu 7,412
Cuba Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 8,678,348 77.40 -0.25%
2021 8,700,275 77.29 -0.27%
2020 8,723,461 77.19 -0.03%
2019 8,726,192 77.11 -0.01%
2018 8,726,939 77.04 0.01%
2017 8,726,424 76.98 0.01%
2016 8,725,410 76.93 0.06%
2015 8,719,925 76.90 0.11%
2014 8,709,909 76.86 0.14%
2013 8,698,029 76.83 0.17%
2012 8,683,386 76.78 0.21%
2011 8,664,868 76.69 0.19%
2010 8,648,121 76.60 0.18%
2009 8,632,201 76.51 0.18%
2008 8,616,795 76.41 0.18%
2007 8,601,178 76.32 0.20%
2006 8,583,640 76.23 0.25%
2005 8,562,116 76.13 0.31%
2004 8,535,826 76.04 0.36%
2003 8,505,469 75.95 0.47%
2002 8,465,223 75.79 0.58%
2001 8,416,167 75.56 0.61%
2000 8,365,215 75.32 0.63%
1999 8,312,423 75.09 0.64%
1998 8,259,320 74.86 0.64%
1997 8,206,584 74.62 0.58%
1996 8,159,345 74.43 0.53%
1995 8,116,027 74.28 0.56%
1994 8,070,360 74.13 0.63%
1993 8,019,798 73.98 0.73%
1992 7,961,318 73.83 0.86%
1991 7,893,508 73.68 1.24%
1990 7,796,158 73.36 1.59%
1989 7,673,056 72.89 1.63%
1988 7,548,848 72.41 1.62%
1987 7,427,217 71.92 1.57%
1986 7,311,203 71.43 1.55%
1985 7,199,021 70.93 1.53%
1984 7,089,461 70.43 1.53%
1983 6,981,725 69.93 1.49%
1982 6,878,146 69.41 1.42%
1981 6,781,029 68.85 1.49%
1980 6,680,590 68.11 1.47%
1979 6,582,877 67.35 1.60%
1978 6,478,127 66.58 1.77%
1977 6,364,729 65.80 1.94%
1976 6,242,288 65.02 2.13%
1975 6,110,467 64.22 2.32%
1974 5,970,074 63.42 2.51%
1973 5,821,802 62.61 2.70%
1972 5,666,621 61.80 2.92%
1971 5,503,516 60.98 2.92%
1970 5,345,375 60.27 2.13%
1969 5,232,847 60.08 2.16%
1968 5,121,194 59.90 2.19%
1967 5,010,160 59.71 2.24%
1966 4,899,011 59.52 2.31%
1965 4,787,102 59.34 2.39%
1964 4,674,202 59.15 2.44%
1963 4,561,585 58.96 2.44%
1962 4,451,850 58.78 2.40%
1961 4,346,361 58.59 2.38%
1960 4,244,231 58.40 %