Uruguay 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.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2022 was 3,275,203, a 0.01% decline from 2021.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2021 was 3,275,607, a 0.01% increase from 2020.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2020 was 3,275,291, a 0.11% increase from 2019.
  • Uruguay urban population for 2019 was 3,271,594, a 0.14% 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
Uruguay Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 3,275,203 95.69 -0.01%
2021 3,275,607 95.60 0.01%
2020 3,275,291 95.52 0.11%
2019 3,271,594 95.43 0.14%
2018 3,267,136 95.33 0.24%
2017 3,259,303 95.24 0.35%
2016 3,247,994 95.14 0.43%
2015 3,234,208 95.05 0.43%
2014 3,220,213 94.95 0.42%
2013 3,206,813 94.84 0.41%
2012 3,193,778 94.74 0.42%
2011 3,180,512 94.61 0.48%
2010 3,165,372 94.41 0.47%
2009 3,150,496 94.21 0.46%
2008 3,135,892 94.00 0.46%
2007 3,121,576 93.78 0.43%
2006 3,108,094 93.55 0.39%
2005 3,096,012 93.32 0.38%
2004 3,084,420 93.08 0.38%
2003 3,072,794 92.83 0.39%
2002 3,060,739 92.57 0.45%
2001 3,046,866 92.30 0.56%
2000 3,029,768 92.03 0.71%
1999 3,008,219 91.74 0.82%
1998 2,983,724 91.45 0.87%
1997 2,957,783 91.15 0.91%
1996 2,930,912 90.84 0.89%
1995 2,904,859 90.54 0.90%
1994 2,878,766 90.25 0.91%
1993 2,852,669 89.94 0.92%
1992 2,826,595 89.63 0.94%
1991 2,800,014 89.30 0.96%
1990 2,773,299 88.97 1.00%
1989 2,745,752 88.63 1.05%
1988 2,717,200 88.29 1.03%
1987 2,689,469 87.93 1.00%
1986 2,662,818 87.56 0.98%
1985 2,636,937 87.19 0.92%
1984 2,612,669 86.85 0.91%
1983 2,589,132 86.50 0.89%
1982 2,566,208 86.14 0.87%
1981 2,543,974 85.77 0.85%
1980 2,522,325 85.39 0.89%
1979 2,499,884 85.01 0.97%
1978 2,475,729 84.62 1.04%
1977 2,450,090 84.22 1.12%
1976 2,422,910 83.81 1.17%
1975 2,394,830 83.39 0.91%
1974 2,373,244 83.17 0.83%
1973 2,353,714 82.97 0.80%
1972 2,335,041 82.77 0.80%
1971 2,316,495 82.57 0.79%
1970 2,298,285 82.37 0.83%
1969 2,279,194 82.16 0.96%
1968 2,257,465 81.96 1.08%
1967 2,233,258 81.75 1.17%
1966 2,207,285 81.54 1.25%
1965 2,179,938 81.33 1.32%
1964 2,151,448 81.11 1.38%
1963 2,121,929 80.90 1.44%
1962 2,091,607 80.68 1.49%
1961 2,060,755 80.46 1.54%
1960 2,029,312 80.24 %