Urban population reached 387 mil in 2017 in European Union, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.524 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in European Union reached an all time high of 387 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 251 mil in 1960. When compared to European Union's main peers, urban population in China amounted to 804 mil, 116 mil in Japan, 107 mil in Russia and 267 mil in USA in 2017.
European Union has been ranked 4th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.