Urban population reached 0.324 mil in 2017 in Bhutan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.13 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Bhutan reached an all time high of 0.324 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.008 mil in 1960. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, urban population in Bangladesh amounted to 59.0 mil, 804 mil in China, 450 mil in India and 5.67 mil in Nepal in 2017.
Bhutan has been ranked 168th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.