Urban population

Urban population Population total
Millions  1970 1990 2010 2015 2015
World 1340 2258 3552 3943 7347
Low income 30 73 160 196 638
Middle income 714 1426 2450 2763 5478
High income 577 731 904 944 1187
East Asia & Pacific 317 606 1130 1277 2279
Europe & Central Asia 448 569 621 642 908
Latin America & Caribbean 134 268 410 442 562
Middle East & North Africa 59 140 241 272 424
South Asia 133 283 505 576 1744
Sub-Saharan Africa 53 137 308 378 1001
Mozambique 1 3 8 9 28
Egypt, Arab Rep. 14 25 35 39 92
India 109 222 381 429 1311
China 142 300 658 763 1371
Brazil 54 111 168 178 208
Turkey 13 32 51 58 79
Russian Federation 81 109 105 107 144
Germany 56 58 61 61 81
United States 151 188 250 262 321
Source:  World Bank Data
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The regions do not include high income countries
/karsten duus    9/2016

Facts about World Development and inequality