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Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Urban population as a share of total population

61.7 (%) in 2017

In 2017, urban population for Democratic People's Republic of Korea was 61.7 %. Urban population of Democratic People's Republic of Korea increased from 49 % in 1968 to 61.7 % in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 0.47 %.

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What is urban population?

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.

What is Democratic People's Republic of Korea urban population?

Date Value Change, %
2017 61.7 0.34 %
2016 61.5 0.32 %
2015 61.3 0.29 %
2014 61.1 0.30 %
2013 60.9 0.30 %
2012 60.7 0.30 %
2011 60.6 0.30 %
2010 60.4 0.30 %
2009 60.2 0.26 %
2008 60.0 0.13 %
2007 60.0 0.13 %
2006 59.9