Niger 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.
  • Niger urban population for 2022 was 4,427,576, a 4.67% increase from 2021.
  • Niger urban population for 2021 was 4,230,083, a 4.56% increase from 2020.
  • Niger urban population for 2020 was 4,045,711, a 4.48% increase from 2019.
  • Niger urban population for 2019 was 3,872,145, a 4.42% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
Democratic Republic of Congo 46,373,413
Ethiopia 27,959,125
Tanzania 24,025,884
North Korea 16,401,834
Yemen 13,205,029
Mozambique 12,590,070
Syrian Arab Republic 12,560,283
Uganda 12,360,019
Madagascar 11,809,744
Afghanistan 10,946,834
Mali 10,265,849
Senegal 8,499,952
Somalia 8,327,846
Burkina Faso 7,227,715
Haiti 6,814,295
Benin 6,614,208
Nepal 6,552,761
Zimbabwe 5,287,038
Guinea 5,220,537
Niger 4,427,576
Chad 4,264,761
Togo 3,886,437
Sierra Leone 3,771,972
Malawi 3,668,876
Liberia 2,813,868
Tajikistan 2,783,595
Rwanda 2,441,369
Central African Republic 2,405,727
South Sudan 2,274,958
Burundi 1,858,290
Gambia 1,727,830
Eritrea 1,570,319
Guinea-Bissau 948,368
Comoros 249,894
Niger Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 4,427,576 16.89 4.56%
2021 4,230,083 16.75 4.46%
2020 4,045,711 16.63 4.38%
2019 3,872,145 16.52 4.32%
2018 3,708,282 16.43 4.25%
2017 3,554,150 16.35 4.19%
2016 3,408,152 16.29 4.13%
2015 3,270,216 16.25 4.00%
2014 3,141,947 16.22 3.85%
2013 3,023,310 16.21 3.79%
2012 2,910,768 16.21 3.79%
2011 2,802,629 16.22 3.72%
2010 2,700,398 16.22 3.71%
2009 2,602,152 16.23 3.68%
2008 2,508,220 16.23 3.64%
2007 2,418,521 16.23 3.62%
2006 2,332,616 16.24 3.59%
2005 2,250,365 16.24 3.56%
2004 2,171,718 16.25 3.52%
2003 2,096,507 16.25 3.48%
2002 2,024,807 16.26 3.44%
2001 1,956,311 16.26 3.91%
2000 1,881,245 16.19 3.94%
1999 1,808,603 16.10 3.93%
1998 1,738,958 16.02 3.90%
1997 1,672,461 15.94 3.85%
1996 1,609,273 15.86 3.89%
1995 1,547,949 15.77 3.84%
1994 1,489,597 15.69 3.73%
1993 1,435,039 15.61 3.67%
1992 1,383,268 15.53 3.63%
1991 1,333,966 15.45 3.63%
1990 1,286,401 15.37 3.60%
1989 1,240,867 15.29 3.57%
1988 1,197,291 15.21 4.47%
1987 1,144,954 14.99 4.58%
1986 1,093,697 14.76 4.57%
1985 1,044,792 14.54 4.57%
1984 998,097 14.31 4.58%
1983 953,415 14.09 4.60%
1982 910,554 13.87 4.63%
1981 869,377 13.66 4.65%
1980 829,860 13.44 4.63%
1979 792,280 13.23 4.58%
1978 756,798 13.03 5.83%
1977 713,942 12.65 7.89%
1976 659,792 12.02 7.89%
1975 609,717 11.42 7.87%
1974 563,569 10.85 7.87%
1973 520,914 10.30 7.89%
1972 481,400 9.77 7.92%
1971 444,736 9.27 7.97%
1970 410,654 8.79 8.06%
1969 378,840 8.34 8.12%
1968 349,283 7.91 8.20%
1967 321,771 7.49 8.26%
1966 296,248 7.10 7.08%
1965 276,004 6.81 7.12%
1964 257,047 6.53 7.17%
1963 239,263 6.26 7.19%
1962 222,664 6.00 4.72%
1961 212,405 5.90 4.72%
1960 202,606 5.79 %