Urbanization - rate of urbanization 2023 Country Ranks by Rank

% annual rate of change

SOURCE: 2023 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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RankCountryValueDate of Info
1 Burundi5.43202025
2 Uganda5.41202025
3 Syria5.38202025
4 Tanzania4.89202025
5 Burkina Faso4.75202025
6 Niger4.72202025
7 Mali4.57202025
8 Malawi4.41202025
9 Ethiopia4.4202025
10 Congo Democratic Republic of the4.33202025
11 Madagascar4.26202025
12 Mozambique4.24202025
13 Somalia4.2202025
14 Zambia4.15202025
15 South Sudan4.12202025
16 Chad4.1202025
17 Kenya4.09202025
18 Angola4.04202025
19 Nigeria3.92202025
20 Mauritania3.84202025
21 Gambia The3.75202025
22 Benin3.74202025
23 Yemen3.71201520
24 Eritrea3.67202025
25 Guinea3.64202025
25 Namibia3.64202025
26 Equatorial Guinea3.62202025
27 Togo3.6202025
28 Senegal3.59202025
29 Solomon Islands3.57202025
30 Cameroon3.43202025
30 Sudan3.43202025
31 Liberia3.41201520
32 Cote d'Ivoire3.38202025
33 Afghanistan3.34202025
34 Central African Republic3.32202025
35 Timor-Leste3.31202025
36 Guinea-Bissau3.22202025
37 Congo Republic of the3.19202025
38 Nepal3.09202025
39 Rwanda3.07202025
40 Cambodia3.06202025
40 Ghana3.06202025
41 Sierra Leone3.02202025
42 Laos2.99202025
43 Comoros2.97202025
44 Sao Tome and Principe2.96202025
45 Iraq2.91202025
45 Papua New Guinea2.91202025
46 Bangladesh2.88202025
47 Gaza Strip2.85202025
47 West Bank2.85202025
48 Kiribati2.77202025
48 Lesotho2.77202025
49 Tajikistan2.73202025
50 Vietnam2.7202025
51 Guatemala2.59202025
52 Vanuatu2.55202025
53 Bhutan2.52202025
54 Honduras2.48202025
55 Botswana2.47202025
55 Haiti2.47202025
56 Eswatini2.42202025
57 Zimbabwe2.41202025
58 Maldives2.34202025
59 India2.33202025
60 Oman2.32202025
61 Belize2.3202025
62 Gabon2.27202025
63 Turkmenistan2.23202025
64 Pakistan2.1202025
65 Tuvalu2.08202025
66 Kyrgyzstan2.05202025
67 Philippines2.04202025
68 Algeria1.99202025
68 Bahrain1.99202025
68 Indonesia1.99202025
69 Panama1.92202025
70 Egypt1.9202025
71 Morocco1.88202025
72 Bolivia1.87202025
72 Malaysia1.87202025
73 Burma1.85202025
74 Cabo Verde1.83202025
75 China1.78202025
76 British Virgin Islands1.73202025
76 World1.73202025
77 New Caledonia1.72202025
77 South Africa1.72202025
78 Saudi Arabia1.69202025
79 Qatar1.66202025
80 Dominican Republic1.64202025
80 Paraguay1.64202025
81 Ecuador1.62202025
82 Palau1.59202025
83 Djibouti1.56202025
84 Micronesia Federated States of1.52202025
85 Israel1.51202025
86 Costa Rica1.5202025
86 United Arab Emirates1.5202025
87 Macau1.46202025
87 Turks and Caicos Islands1.46202025
88 Libya1.45202025
88 Nicaragua1.45202025
89 Brunei1.44202025
90 Luxembourg1.43202025
90 Niue1.43202025
90 Thailand1.43202025
91 Mexico1.4202025
91 Mongolia1.4202025
92 Azerbaijan1.38202025
93 Fiji1.37202025
94 Kuwait1.35202025
95 Tunisia1.34202025
96 El Salvador1.33202025
96 Peru1.33202025
97 Iran1.32202025
97 Norway1.32202025
98 Albania1.29202025
99 Australia1.27202025
100 Uzbekistan1.25202025
101 Sri Lanka1.22202025
102 Kazakhstan1.19202025
103 Sint Maarten1.162023
103 Venezuela1.16202025
104 Ireland1.15202025
104 Liechtenstein1.15202025
105 Cayman Islands1.13202025
106 Turkey (Turkiye)1.11202025
107 Saint Kitts and Nevis1.06202025
108 Bahamas The1.02202025
109 Colombia1.01202025
109 Guyana1.01202025
110 Seychelles0.99202025
110 Tonga0.99202025
111 Jordan0.98202025
111 Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha0.98202025
111 Saint Lucia0.98202025
112 Argentina0.97202025
112 Isle of Man0.97202025
113 United States0.96202025
114 Canada0.95202025
115 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0.94202025
116 New Zealand0.92202025
117 Faroe Islands0.89202025
117 Sweden0.89202025
118 Suriname0.88202025
119 Antigua and Barbuda0.87202025
119 Brazil0.87202025
120 Grenada0.86202025
121 Korea North0.85202025
122 Dominica0.84202025
122 Guam0.84202025
123 United Kingdom0.8202025
124 Jamaica0.79202025
124 Switzerland0.79202025
125 Chile0.78202025
126 Aruba0.77202025
127 Cyprus0.76202025
128 Saint Pierre and Miquelon0.75202025
129 Iceland0.74202025
129 Singapore0.74202025
130 Austria0.68202025
130 Guernsey0.68202025
130 Jersey0.68202025
131 France0.67202025
132 French Polynesia0.65202025
132 Taiwan0.65202025
133 Bosnia and Herzegovina0.61202025
133 Marshall Islands0.61202025
133 North Macedonia0.61202025
134 Netherlands0.59202025
135 Hong Kong0.58202025
136 Curacao0.57202025
137 Denmark0.54202025
137 Slovenia0.54202025
138 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0.53202025
139 Cook Islands0.52202025
140 Monaco0.5202025
141 Anguilla0.47202025
142 Barbados0.46202025
143 Gibraltar0.45201520
143 Montenegro0.45202025
144 Portugal0.44202025
145 Finland0.42202025
146 Greenland0.41202025
146 San Marino0.41202025
147 Uruguay0.4202025
148 Belgium0.38202025
149 Northern Mariana Islands0.36202025
150 Georgia0.35202025
151 Korea South0.31202025
152 Belarus0.28202025
152 Malta0.28202025
152 Mauritius0.28202025
153 Italy0.27202025
154 American Samoa0.26202025
155 Spain0.24202025
156 Armenia0.23202025
156 Trinidad and Tobago0.23202025
157 Czechia0.2202025
158 Cuba0.19202025
159 Nauru0.18202025
160 Slovakia0.17202025
161 Germany0.13202025
162 Andorra0.11202025
162 Greece0.11202025
162 Russia0.11202025
163 Moldova0.09202025
164 Croatia0.05202025
164 Hungary0.05202025
165 Serbia0.04202025
166 Holy See (Vatican City)0202025
166 Tokelau0202025
166 Wallis and Futuna0202025
167 Estonia0.03202025
167 Samoa0.03202025
168 Virgin Islands0.11202025
169 Lithuania0.12202025
169 Puerto Rico0.12202025
170 Romania0.15202025
171 Poland0.16202025
172 Bermuda0.2202025
173 Japan0.25202025
174 Ukraine0.27202025
175 Bulgaria0.28202025
176 Latvia0.68202025
177 Lebanon1.23202025
178 AkrotiriN/A2023
178 AntarcticaN/A2023
178 Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A2023
178 Bouvet IslandN/A2023
178 British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A2023
178 Christmas IslandN/A2023
178 Clipperton IslandN/A2023
178 Cocos (Keeling) IslandsN/A2023
178 Coral Sea IslandsN/A2023
178 DhekeliaN/A2023
178 European UnionN/A2023
178 French Southern and Antarctic LandsN/A2023
178 Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A2023
178 Jan MayenN/A2023
178 KosovoN/A2023
178 MontserratN/A2023
178 Navassa IslandN/A2023
178 Norfolk IslandN/A2023
178 Paracel IslandsN/A2023
178 Pitcairn IslandsN/A2023
178 Saint BarthelemyN/A2023
178 Saint MartinN/A2023
178 South Georgia and South Sandwich IslandsN/A2023
178 Spratly IslandsN/A2023
178 SvalbardN/A2023
178 United States Pacific Island Wildlife RefugesN/A2023
178 Wake IslandN/A2023

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