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Republic of Korea - Urban population as a share of total population

82.6
(%)
in 2016

Urban population of Republic of Korea increased from 35 % in 1967 to 82.6 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 1.78 %.

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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.

Date Value Change, %
2016 82.6 0.14 %
2015 82.5 0.14 %
2014 82.4 0.13 %
2013 82.2 0.13 %
2012 82.1 0.13 %
2011 82.0 0.12 %
2010 81.9 0.12 %
2009 81.8 0.12 %
2008 81.7 0.12 %
2007 81.6 0.13 %
2006 81.5 0.22 %
2005 81.3