Urban population reached 181 mil in 2017 in Brazil, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Brazil reached an all time high of 181 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 33.3 mil in 1960. When compared to Brazil's main peers, urban population in Bolivia amounted to 7.63 mil, 25.0 mil in Peru and 28.2 mil in Venezuela in 2017.
Brazil has been ranked 6th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.