Malta 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.
  • Malta urban population for 2022 was 496,592, a 1.01% increase from 2021.
  • Malta urban population for 2021 was 491,624, a 0.69% increase from 2020.
  • Malta urban population for 2020 was 488,246, a 2.31% increase from 2019.
  • Malta urban population for 2019 was 477,236, a 4.08% increase 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
Malta Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 496,592 94.88 1.01%
2021 491,624 94.81 0.69%
2020 488,246 94.74 2.28%
2019 477,236 94.68 4.00%
2018 458,518 94.61 3.56%
2017 442,474 94.55 2.81%
2016 430,220 94.48 2.36%
2015 420,192 94.41 2.46%
2014 409,992 94.35 2.07%
2013 401,597 94.28 1.48%
2012 395,713 94.21 0.97%
2011 391,879 94.14 0.50%
2010 389,936 94.07 0.57%
2009 387,733 94.00 0.83%
2008 384,526 93.93 0.73%
2007 381,739 93.86 0.43%
2006 380,114 93.78 0.51%
2005 378,170 93.65 0.89%
2004 374,812 93.41 0.94%
2003 371,319 93.16 0.93%
2002 367,875 92.91 1.03%
2001 364,105 92.64 1.05%
2000 360,316 92.37 0.95%
1999 356,901 92.09 0.91%
1998 353,666 91.79 0.98%
1997 350,223 91.49 1.10%
1996 346,401 91.18 0.91%
1995 343,247 90.95 0.82%
1994 340,447 90.84 1.06%
1993 336,862 90.72 1.12%
1992 333,102 90.61 1.16%
1991 329,269 90.50 2.82%
1990 320,102 90.38 1.11%
1989 316,579 90.27 1.10%
1988 313,103 90.15 0.95%
1987 310,133 90.03 0.82%
1986 307,591 89.91 1.76%
1985 302,228 89.83 1.77%
1984 296,939 89.82 0.03%
1983 296,847 89.81 1.42%
1982 292,666 89.80 2.15%
1981 286,427 89.79 0.75%
1980 284,300 89.79 1.06%
1979 281,309 89.78 1.02%
1978 278,444 89.77 1.05%
1977 275,536 89.76 0.40%
1976 274,435 89.75 0.52%
1975 273,015 89.74 0.74%
1974 270,993 89.73 -0.06%
1973 271,149 89.73 -0.07%
1972 271,346 89.72 -0.07%
1971 271,546 89.71 0.03%
1970 271,474 89.70 -0.53%
1969 272,927 89.69 -1.17%
1968 276,131 89.68 -1.20%
1967 279,467 89.70 -1.23%
1966 282,936 89.76 -1.20%
1965 286,362 89.83 -0.83%
1964 288,759 89.89 -0.47%
1963 290,127 89.95 -0.48%
1962 291,536 90.01 -0.48%
1961 292,949 90.07 -0.47%
1960 294,316 90.13 %