Urban population reached 3.50 mil in 2017 in Congo, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.34 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Congo reached an all time high of 3.50 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.328 mil in 1960. When compared to Congo's main peers, urban population in Cameroon amounted to 13.4 mil, 1.91 mil in Central African Republic, 1.80 mil in Gabon and 35.7 mil in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Congo has been ranked 112th 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.