Urban /rural division of countries for the year 2010

region /country urban population % urban rural population % rural
Africa 412,989,958 40.0% 620,052,552 60.0%
Eastern Africa 77,194,207 23.6% 249,991,941 76.4%
Burundi 936,949 11.0% 7,581,913 89.0%
Comoros 194,893 28.2% 496,458 71.8%
Djibouti 670,134 76.2% 208,919 23.8%
Eritrea 1,127,158 21.6% 4,096,836 78.4%
Ethiopia 14,157,798 16.7% 70,817,808 83.3%
Kenya 9,063,520 22.2% 31,799,380 77.8%
Madagascar 6,082,059 30.2% 14,064,383 69.8%
Malawi 3,102,032 19.8% 12,589,752 80.2%
Mauritius 542,440 41.8% 754,129 58.2%
Mayotte 99,682 50.1% 99,383 49.9%
Mozambique 8,995,794 38.4% 14,409,876 61.6%
Réunion 786,985 94.0% 50,109 6.0%
Rwanda 1,937,686 18.9% 8,339,526 81.1%
Seychelles 46,804 55.3% 37,796 44.7%
Somalia 3,504,616 37.4% 5,853,986 62.6%
Tanzania 11,882,593 26.4% 33,156,980 73.6%
Uganda 4,493,138 13.3% 29,303,323 86.7%
Zambia 4,733,047 35.7% 8,524,222 64.3%
Zimbabwe 4,836,879 38.3% 7,807,162 61.7%
Middle Africa 55,591,795 43.1% 73,317,559 56.9%
Angola 11,111,535 58.5% 7,881,172 41.5%
Cameroon 11,655,122 58.4% 8,303,229 41.6%
Central African Republic 1,754,735 38.9% 2,751,210 61.1%
Chad 3,178,615 27.6% 8,327,515 72.4%
Congo 2,334,840 62.1% 1,423,838 37.9%
Dem. Rep. of the Congo 23,887,240 35.2% 43,940,255 64.8%
Equatorial Guinea 275,285 39.7% 418,100 60.3%
Gabon 1,291,505 86.0% 209,761 14.0%
Sao Tome and Principe 102,918 62.2% 62,479 37.8%
Northern Africa 108,911,790 51.2% 104,008,959 48.8%
Algeria 23,555,012 66.5% 11,867,577 33.5%
Egypt 36,663,956 43.4% 47,810,471 56.6%
Libya 5,098,231 77.9% 1,447,388 22.1%
Morocco 19,292,624 58.6% 13,619,095 41.4%
Sudan 17,321,915 40.1% 25,870,523 59.9%
Tunisia 6,980,052 67.3% 3,393,905 32.7%
Southern Africa 34,020,966 58.7% 23,947,134 41.3%
Botswana 1,208,966 61.1% 768,603 38.9%
Lesotho 560,321 26.9% 1,523,861 73.1%
Namibia 840,070 38.0% 1,371,967 62.0%
South Africa 31,154,721 61.7% 19,337,687 38.3%
Swaziland 256,888 21.4% 945,016 78.6%
Western Africa 137,271,200 44.9% 168,786,959 55.1%
Benin 3,872,970 42.0% 5,338,771 58.0%
Burkina Faso 4,183,832 25.7% 12,102,874 74.3%
Cape Verde 313,129 61.1% 199,453 38.9%
Côte d'Ivoire 10,906,449 50.6% 10,664,297 49.4%
Gambia 1,018,029 58.1% 732,703 41.9%
Ghana 12,524,311 51.5% 11,808,444 48.5%
Guinea 3,650,563 35.4% 6,673,192 64.6%
Guinea-Bissau 494,256 30.0% 1,153,124 70.0%
Liberia 1,961,251 47.8% 2,140,516 52.2%
Mali 4,777,234 35.9% 8,545,870 64.1%
Mauritania 1,394,525 41.4% 1,971,150 58.6%
Niger 2,718,870 17.1% 13,172,612 82.9%
Nigeria 78,817,824 49.8% 79,441,093 50.2%
Saint Helena 1,750 39.7% 2,656 60.3%
Senegal 5,450,282 42.4% 7,410,435 57.6%
Sierra Leone 2,240,611 38.4% 3,595,053 61.6%
Togo 2,945,314 43.4% 3,834,716 56.6%
Asia 1,757,314,260 42.2% 2,409,427,054 57.8%
Eastern Asia 784,688,039 50.2% 779,263,321 49.8%
China 635,839,348 47.0% 718,307,095 53.0%
China, Hong Kong SAR 7,069,378 100.0% 0 -
China, Macao SAR 547,591 100.0% 0 -
Japan 84,875,034 66.8% 42,120,377 33.2%
Mongolia 1,675,394 62.0% 1,025,723 38.0%
North Korea 14,445,908 60.2% 9,544,795 39.8%
South Korea 40,235,386 83.0% 8,265,331 17.0%
South-central Asia 571,112,165 32.1% 1,209,360,348 67.9%
Afghanistan 6,580,526 22.6% 22,536,963 77.4%
Bangladesh 46,149,198 28.1% 118,276,293 71.9%
Bhutan 245,895 34.7% 462,589 65.3%
India 364,459,450 30.0% 850,004,862 70.0%
Iran 53,119,774 70.8% 21,957,773 29.2%
Kazakhstan 9,216,730 58.5% 6,536,730 41.5%
Kyrgyzstan 1,917,546 34.5% 3,632,693 65.5%
Maldives 125,894 40.1% 188,026 59.9%
Nepal 5,558,764 18.6% 24,293,918 81.4%
Pakistan 66,318,050 35.9% 118,435,250 64.1%
Sri Lanka 2,921,096 14.3% 17,488,850 85.7%
Tajikistan 1,862,022 26.3% 5,212,823 73.7%
Turkmenistan 2,562,490 49.5% 2,614,012 50.5%
Uzbekistan 10,074,730 36.2% 17,719,566 63.8%
South-eastern Asia 246,701,130 41.8% 342,914,239 58.2%
Brunei Darussalam 307,945 75.7% 99,100 24.3%
Cambodia 3,026,939 20.1% 12,026,173 79.9%
Indonesia 102,959,700 44.3% 129,557,071 55.7%
Laos 2,135,747 33.2% 4,300,346 66.8%
Malaysia 20,145,698 72.2% 7,768,292 27.8%
Myanmar 16,990,339 33.6% 33,505,333 66.4%
Philippines 45,781,142 48.9% 47,835,711 51.1%
Singapore 4,836,691 100.0% 0 -
Thailand 23,141,822 34.0% 44,997,416 66.0%
Timor-Leste 329,357 28.1% 841,806 71.9%
Viet Nam 27,045,750 30.4% 61,982,991 69.6%
Western Asia 154,812,926 66.5% 77,889,146 33.5%
Armenia 1,983,752 64.2% 1,106,627 35.8%
Azerbaijan 4,639,452 51.9% 4,294,476 48.1%
Bahrain 715,233 88.6% 91,898 11.4%
Cyprus 618,624 70.3% 261,099 29.7%
Georgia 2,225,480 52.7% 1,993,711 47.3%
Iraq 20,822,415 66.2% 10,644,283 33.8%
Israel 6,691,522 91.9% 593,511 8.1%
Jordan 5,082,585 78.5% 1,389,807 21.5%
Kuwait 3,001,441 98.4% 49,303 1.6%
Lebanon 3,711,876 87.2% 542,707 12.8%
Palestine, State of 3,269,279 74.1% 1,140,113 25.9%
Oman 2,121,737 73.0% 783,377 27.0%
Qatar 1,445,439 95.8% 62,883 4.2%
Saudi Arabia 21,540,991 82.1% 4,704,978 17.9%
Syrian Arab Republic 12,544,574 55.7% 9,960,517 44.3%
Turkey 52,727,824 69.6% 22,977,323 30.4%
United Arab Emirates 3,956,473 84.0% 750,834 16.0%
Yemen 7,714,229 31.8% 16,541,699 68.2%
Europe 533,295,008 72.8% 199,463,538 27.2%
Eastern Europe 200,938,427 68.9% 90,546,160 31.1%
Belarus 7,161,731 74.7% 2,426,209 25.3%
Bulgaria 5,357,409 71.5% 2,139,873 28.5%
Czech Republic 7,656,181 73.5% 2,754,605 26.5%
Hungary 6,791,244 68.1% 3,181,897 31.9%
Moldova 1,678,733 47.0% 1,896,841 53.0%
Poland 23,187,195 61.0% 14,850,899 39.0%
Romania 12,177,262 57.5% 9,012,892 42.5%
Russia 102,701,802 73.2% 37,664,759 26.8%
Slovakia 2,974,631 55.0% 2,437,009 45.0%
Ukraine 31,252,239 68.8% 14,181,176 31.2%
Northern Europe 78,217,331 79.1% 20,691,418 20.9%
Channel Islands 47,165 31.4% 102,927 68.6%
Denmark 4,761,345 86.9% 719,938 13.1%
Estonia 930,752 69.5% 408,707 30.5%
Faeroe Islands 20,220 40.3% 29,932 59.7%
Finland 4,548,742 85.1% 797,084 14.9%
Iceland 307,598 93.4% 21,681 6.6%
Ireland 2,842,493 61.9% 1,746,509 38.1%
Isle of Man 40,749 50.6% 39,705 49.4%
Latvia 1,517,111 67.7% 723,154 32.3%
Lithuania 2,180,558 67.0% 1,074,766 33.0%
Norway 3,855,657 79.4% 999,658 20.6%
Sweden 7,869,504 84.7% 1,423,522 15.3%
United Kingdom 49,295,437 79.6% 12,603,835 20.4%
Southern Europe 104,208,508 67.8% 49,569,495 32.2%
Albania 1,645,097 51.9% 1,523,990 48.1%
Andorra 76,286 88.0% 10,399 12.0%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,827,955 48.6% 1,931,678 51.4%
Croatia 2,546,069 57.7% 1,863,590 42.3%
Gibraltar 31,073 100.0% 0 -
Greece 6,868,158 61.4% 4,315,235 38.6%
Italy 41,082,995 68.4% 19,014,569 31.6%
Macedonia 1,211,976 59.3% 831,384 40.7%
Malta 388,139 94.7% 21,860 5.3%
Montenegro 384,431 61.5% 241,085 38.5%
Portugal 6,514,856 60.7% 4,217,501 39.3%
San Marino 29,673 94.1% 1,864 5.9%
Serbia 5,525,249 56.1% 4,330,608 43.9%
Slovenia 1,002,440 49.5% 1,022,472 50.5%
Spain 35,073,326 77.4% 10,243,260 22.6%
Vatican City 785 100.0% 0 -
Western Europe 149,930,742 79.5% 38,656,465 20.5%
Austria 5,665,972 67.6% 2,721,519 32.4%
Belgium 10,420,648 97.4% 276,940 2.6%
France 53,398,202 85.3% 9,238,378 14.7%
Germany 60,598,356 73.8% 21,458,419 26.2%
Liechtenstein 5,178 14.3% 31,012 85.7%
Luxembourg 418,923 85.2% 72,849 14.8%
Monaco 32,904 100.0% 0 -
Netherlands 13,799,187 82.9% 2,854,159 17.1%
Switzerland 5,591,372 73.6% 2,003,189 26.4%
Americas 757,559,632 80.6% 182,748,040 19.4%
Northern America 288,802,770 82.1% 62,856,394 17.9%
Bermuda 64,995 100.0% 0 -
Canada 27,309,005 80.6% 6,580,742 19.4%
Greenland 48,239 84.2% 9,052 15.8%
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 5,474 90.6% 570 9.4%
United States of America 261,375,057 82.3% 56,266,030 17.7%
Caribbean 28,278,007 66.8% 14,033,870 33.2%
Anguilla 15,465 100.0% 0 -
Antigua and Barbuda 26,867 30.3% 61,683 69.7%
Aruba 50,331 46.9% 57,049 53.1%
Bahamas 290,760 84.1% 54,976 15.9%
Barbados 114,086 44.5% 142,466 55.5%
British Virgin Islands 9,544 41.0% 13,732 59.0%
Cayman Islands 56,628 100.0% 0 -
Cuba 8,428,508 75.2% 2,775,843 24.8%
Dominica 44,722 67.2% 21,793 32.8%
Dominican Republic 7,074,135 69.2% 3,151,347 30.8%
Grenada 40,997 39.3% 63,345 60.7%
Guadeloupe 459,742 98.4% 7,440 1.6%
Haiti 5,306,748 52.1% 4,881,427 47.9%
Jamaica 1,419,724 52.0% 1,310,185 48.0%
Martinique 361,527 89.0% 44,474 11.0%
Montserrat 850 14.3% 5,112 85.7%
Netherlands Antilles 187,042 93.2% 13,684 6.8%
Puerto Rico 3,949,415 98.8% 48,595 1.2%
Saint Kitts and Nevis 16,972 32.4% 35,396 67.6%
Saint Lucia 48,645 28.0% 125,297 72.0%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 53,909 49.3% 55,375 50.7%
Trinidad and Tobago 186,470 13.9% 1,157,255 86.1%
Turks and Caicos Islands 30,765 93.3% 2,225 6.7%
United States Virgin Islands 104,155 95.3% 5,171 4.7%
Central America 110,250,561 72.0% 42,864,679 28.0%
Belize 163,503 52.2% 149,425 47.8%
Costa Rica 2,988,820 64.4% 1,651,007 35.6%
El Salvador 3,983,115 64.3% 2,211,011 35.7%
Guatemala 7,110,506 49.5% 7,266,375 50.5%
Honduras 3,929,976 51.6% 3,685,608 48.4%
Mexico 86,113,061 77.8% 24,532,093 22.2%
Nicaragua 3,337,283 57.3% 2,484,982 42.7%
Panama 2,624,297 74.8% 884,178 25.2%
South America 330,228,294 84.0% 62,993,097 16.0%
Argentina 37,572,340 92.4% 3,093,392 7.6%
Bolivia 6,674,988 66.5% 3,355,844 33.5%
Brazil 169,097,636 86.5% 26,325,616 13.5%
Chile 15,250,579 89.0% 1,884,129 11.0%
Colombia 34,757,809 75.1% 11,542,387 24.9%
Ecuador 9,221,950 66.9% 4,552,959 33.1%
Falkland Islands 2,237 73.6% 801 26.4%
French Guiana 176,607 76.3% 54,706 23.7%
Guyana 217,806 28.6% 543,636 71.4%
Paraguay 3,972,420 61.5% 2,487,307 38.5%
Peru 22,688,492 76.9% 6,807,628 23.1%
Suriname 363,802 69.4% 160,543 30.6%
Uruguay 3,118,595 92.5% 253,627 7.5%
Venezuela 27,113,033 93.4% 1,930,522 6.6%
Oceania 25,167,127 70.2% 10,671,209 29.8%
Australia/New Zealand 22,878,434 88.6% 2,936,911 11.4%
Australia 19,168,842 89.1% 2,343,046 10.9%
New Zealand 3,709,592 86.2% 593,865 13.8%
Melanesia 1,613,570 18.4% 7,164,143 81.6%
Fiji 442,945 51.9% 411,153 48.1%
New Caledonia 145,541 57.4% 108,202 42.6%
Papua New Guinea 862,874 12.5% 6,025,513 87.5%
Solomon Islands 99,380 18.6% 436,319 81.4%
Vanuatu 62,830 25.6% 182,956 74.4%
Micronesia 390,101 68.1% 183,032 31.9%
Guam 167,602 93.2% 12,291 6.8%
Kiribati 43,702 43.9% 55,845 56.1%
Marshall Islands 45,494 71.8% 17,904 28.2%
Micronesia, Fed. States of 25,179 22.7% 85,922 77.3%
Nauru 10,254 100.0% 0 -
Northern Mariana Islands 80,750 91.3% 7,659 8.7%
Palau 17,120 83.4% 3,411 16.6%
Polynesia 285,022 42.4% 387,123 57.6%
American Samoa 63,692 93.0% 4,813 7.0%
Cook Islands 15,011 75.3% 4,922 24.7%
French Polynesia 140,128 51.4% 132,266 48.6%
Niue 540 37.6% 898 62.4%
Pitcairn 0 - 50 100.0%
Samoa 36,201 20.2% 142,742 79.8%
Tokelau 0 - 1,206 100.0%
Tonga 24,426 23.4% 79,834 76.6%
Tuvalu 5,024 50.4% 4,946 49.6%
Wallis and Futuna Islands 0 - 15,446 100.0%
World Urbanization Prospects, The 2009 Revision, Population Division, UN.