Urban population reached 1.71 mil in 2017 in Albania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.55 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Albania reached an all time high of 1.71 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.494 mil in 1960. When compared to Albania's main peers, urban population in Greece amounted to 8.47 mil, 1.20 mil in Macedonia and 0.414 mil in Montenegro in 2017.
Albania has been ranked 138th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.