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United States of America - Urban population as a share of total population

82.1 (%) in 2017

In 2017, urban population for United States of America was 82.1 %. Urban population of United States of America increased from 73 % in 1968 to 82.1 % in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 0.24 %.

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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.

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What is United States of America urban population?

Date Value Change, %
2017 82.1 0.24 %
2016 81.9 0.23 %
2015 81.7 0.23 %
2014 81.5 0.23 %
2013 81.3 0.22 %
2012 81.1 0.22 %
2011 80.9 0.21 %
2010 80.8 0.21 %
2009 80.6 0.21 %
2008 80.4 0.21 %
2007 80.3 0.21 %
2006 80.1