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Jamaica - Urban population as a share of total population

55.4 (%) in 2017

In 2017, urban population for Jamaica was 55.4 %. Urban population of Jamaica increased from 39.8 % in 1968 to 55.4 % in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 0.68 %.

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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 Jamaica urban population?

Date Value Change, %
2017 55.4 0.51 %
2016 55.1 0.48 %
2015 54.8 0.46 %
2014 54.6 0.43 %
2013 54.4 0.40 %
2012 54.1 0.37 %
2011 53.9 0.35 %
2010 53.7 0.35 %
2009 53.6 0.35 %
2008 53.4 0.35 %
2007 53.2 0.35 %
2006 53.0