Urban population reached 1.80 mil in 2017 in Gabon, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.77 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Gabon reached an all time high of 1.80 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.087 mil in 1960. When compared to Gabon's main peers, urban population in Angola amounted to 19.3 mil, 13.4 mil in Cameroon, 3.50 mil in Congo and 0.908 mil in Equatorial Guinea in 2017.
Gabon has been ranked 137th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.