Latvia 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.
  • Latvia urban population for 2022 was 1,290,868, a 0.11% increase from 2021.
  • Latvia urban population for 2021 was 1,289,387, a 0.69% decline from 2020.
  • Latvia urban population for 2020 was 1,298,292, a 0.56% decline from 2019.
  • Latvia urban population for 2019 was 1,305,648, a 0.58% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 276,908,634
Japan 115,058,684
Germany 65,286,292
United Kingdom 56,522,531
France 55,373,677
Argentina 42,696,478
Italy 42,175,051
South Korea 42,039,227
Spain 38,712,927
Canada 31,825,973
Saudi Arabia 30,848,829
Poland 22,587,292
Australia 22,468,661
Chile 17,234,034
Netherlands 16,443,692
Belgium 11,453,911
Sweden 9,280,104
Israel 8,859,423
Greece 8,490,947
UAE 8,265,048
Czech Republic 7,828,977
Hong Kong 7,346,100
Hungary 7,025,577
Portugal 6,993,479
Switzerland 6,497,677
Singapore 5,637,022
Austria 5,358,240
Denmark 5,216,337
Finland 4,761,190
Norway 4,565,651
New Zealand 4,452,023
Kuwait 4,268,873
Oman 4,015,701
Uruguay 3,275,203
Ireland 3,264,982
Panama 3,048,137
Puerto Rico 3,015,917
Slovak Republic 2,928,203
Qatar 2,676,741
Croatia 2,243,760
Lithuania 1,939,613
Bahrain 1,321,226
Latvia 1,290,868
Slovenia 1,175,639
Estonia 936,080
Cyprus 837,383
Trinidad and Tobago 816,659
Macao 695,168
Luxembourg 597,938
Malta 496,592
Iceland 358,955
Brunei 354,056
Bahamas 342,304
New Caledonia 200,181
French Polynesia 190,414
Guam 163,342
Curacao 133,534
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,340
Barbados 88,219
Andorra 70,094
Cayman Islands 68,706
Bermuda 63,532
Seychelles 58,431
Channel Islands 54,099
Greenland 49,707
Aruba 46,891
Northern Mariana Islands 45,578
Isle of Man 45,024
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,389
Turks and Caicos Islands 42,982
Monaco 36,469
San Marino 32,897
Gibraltar 32,649
Antigua and Barbuda 22,828
Faroe Islands 22,711
British Virgin Islands 15,443
Palau 14,797
St. Kitts and Nevis 14,769
Liechtenstein 5,717
Latvia Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 1,290,868 68.54 0.11%
2021 1,289,387 68.42 -0.69%
2020 1,298,292 68.32 -0.57%
2019 1,305,648 68.22 -0.58%
2018 1,313,215 68.14 -0.68%
2017 1,322,185 68.08 -0.81%
2016 1,332,897 68.02 -0.85%
2015 1,344,323 67.98 -0.78%
2014 1,354,815 67.95 -0.90%
2013 1,367,090 67.93 -1.03%
2012 1,381,242 67.90 -1.20%
2011 1,397,904 67.87 -1.78%
2010 1,423,002 67.84 -2.04%
2009 1,452,351 67.81 -1.68%
2008 1,476,965 67.83 -1.15%
2007 1,494,021 67.90 -0.91%
2006 1,507,751 67.97 -0.97%
2005 1,522,383 68.00 -0.93%
2004 1,536,660 67.90 -0.94%
2003 1,551,233 67.80 -1.04%
2002 1,567,452 67.85 -1.31%
2001 1,588,107 67.95 -1.46%
2000 1,611,520 68.07 -1.19%
1999 1,630,787 68.22 -1.15%
1998 1,649,682 68.45 -1.16%
1997 1,668,936 68.60 -1.07%
1996 1,686,883 68.65 -1.27%
1995 1,708,476 68.75 -1.65%
1994 1,736,816 68.90 -1.53%
1993 1,763,518 68.80 -2.05%
1992 1,800,024 68.85 -1.88%
1991 1,834,229 69.20 -0.54%
1990 1,844,232 69.25 -0.07%
1989 1,845,533 69.20 0.64%
1988 1,833,841 69.11 1.26%
1987 1,810,950 68.95 1.26%
1986 1,788,258 68.78 1.14%
1985 1,768,075 68.56 1.06%
1984 1,749,443 68.28 1.04%
1983 1,731,364 68.00 1.00%
1982 1,714,098 67.72 0.88%
1981 1,699,098 67.44 0.82%
1980 1,685,226 67.10 0.84%
1979 1,671,120 66.69 1.14%
1978 1,652,200 66.14 1.51%
1977 1,627,400 65.49 1.58%
1976 1,601,843 64.83 1.64%
1975 1,575,779 64.16 1.83%
1974 1,547,223 63.48 1.96%
1973 1,517,255 62.81 1.93%
1972 1,488,241 62.12 1.92%
1971 1,459,887 61.43 1.91%
1970 1,432,319 60.71 1.95%
1969 1,404,638 59.95 2.13%
1968 1,375,002 59.18 2.29%
1967 1,343,866 58.40 2.13%
1966 1,315,521 57.62 2.13%
1965 1,287,767 56.83 2.52%
1964 1,255,757 56.05 2.76%
1963 1,221,599 55.25 2.78%
1962 1,188,070 54.46 2.81%
1961 1,155,193 53.66 2.98%
1960 1,121,298 52.87 %