Morocco 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.
  • Morocco urban population for 2022 was 24,196,351, a 1.87% increase from 2021.
  • Morocco urban population for 2021 was 23,753,114, a 1.9% increase from 2020.
  • Morocco urban population for 2020 was 23,309,111, a 1.92% increase from 2019.
  • Morocco urban population for 2019 was 22,869,599, a 1.92% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
India 508,368,361
Indonesia 159,608,946
Nigeria 116,965,442
Pakistan 88,979,079
Bangladesh 67,979,820
Philippines 55,441,746
Egypt 47,689,118
Vietnam 38,063,117
Ukraine 26,569,220
Angola 24,229,338
Morocco 24,196,351
Ghana 19,621,881
Uzbekistan 17,990,170
Myanmar 17,213,307
Sudan 16,854,089
Cameroon 16,395,044
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Zambia 9,160,288
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Honduras 6,217,985
El Salvador 4,737,530
Sri Lanka 4,220,157
Cambodia 4,211,076
Nicaragua 4,138,184
Republic of Congo 4,103,831
West Bank and Gaza 3,898,258
Lao PDR 2,830,480
Mauritania 2,695,952
Kyrgyz Republic 2,548,584
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Morocco Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 24,196,351 64.60 1.85%
2021 23,753,114 64.07 1.89%
2020 23,309,111 63.53 1.90%
2019 22,869,599 62.99 1.91%
2018 22,437,808 62.45 1.99%
2017 21,994,745 61.91 2.08%
2016 21,541,817 61.36 2.13%
2015 21,088,840 60.81 2.17%
2014 20,636,838 60.26 2.24%
2013 20,180,706 59.70 2.28%
2012 19,725,140 59.14 2.31%
2011 19,275,316 58.58 2.31%
2010 18,835,465 58.02 2.29%
2009 18,409,274 57.45 2.27%
2008 17,995,882 56.89 2.29%
2007 17,589,282 56.32 2.31%
2006 17,188,176 55.75 2.34%
2005 16,790,498 55.17 2.28%
2004 16,411,301 54.64 1.85%
2003 16,111,112 54.32 1.82%
2002 15,820,051 53.99 1.89%
2001 15,524,469 53.66 1.92%
2000 15,229,497 53.34 1.95%
1999 14,935,781 53.01 2.00%
1998 14,640,178 52.68 2.06%
1997 14,342,391 52.35 2.09%
1996 14,045,468 52.02 2.13%
1995 13,749,580 51.69 2.28%
1994 13,440,086 51.30 2.94%
1993 13,050,229 50.57 3.03%
1992 12,660,713 49.84 3.11%
1991 12,273,397 49.12 3.17%
1990 11,890,063 48.39 3.24%
1989 11,510,435 47.67 3.31%
1988 11,135,157 46.94 3.43%
1987 10,759,753 46.22 3.55%
1986 10,384,666 45.50 3.76%
1985 10,001,424 44.78 3.96%
1984 9,613,344 44.06 4.10%
1983 9,227,441 43.35 4.23%
1982 8,845,176 42.63 4.32%
1981 8,471,303 41.92 4.37%
1980 8,109,487 41.21 4.36%
1979 7,763,286 40.50 4.33%
1978 7,434,210 39.80 4.34%
1977 7,118,548 39.10 4.29%
1976 6,819,390 38.41 4.27%
1975 6,534,073 37.71 4.30%
1974 6,258,783 37.03 4.33%
1973 5,993,751 36.35 4.38%
1972 5,737,053 35.68 4.42%
1971 5,488,936 35.01 4.14%
1970 5,266,138 34.48 4.19%
1969 5,050,140 33.95 4.20%
1968 4,842,439 33.42 4.24%
1967 4,641,545 32.90 4.26%
1966 4,448,115 32.38 4.23%
1965 4,263,735 31.86 4.17%
1964 4,089,765 31.35 4.09%
1963 3,925,674 30.85 4.20%
1962 3,764,224 30.35 4.29%
1961 3,606,271 29.85 4.28%
1960 3,455,253 29.36 %