Urban population reached 10.6 mil in 2017 in Ecuador, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Ecuador reached an all time high of 10.6 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.54 mil in 1960. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, urban population in Brazil amounted to 181 mil, 39.5 mil in Colombia, 2.76 mil in Panama and 25.0 mil in Peru in 2017.
Ecuador has been ranked 55th 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.