Urban population reached 8.47 mil in 2017 in Greece, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.221 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Greece reached an all time high of 8.51 mil in 2011 and an all time low of 4.66 mil in 1960. When compared to Greece's main peers, urban population in Albania amounted to 1.71 mil, 5.28 mil in Bulgaria, 1.20 mil in Macedonia and 60.3 mil in Turkey in 2017.
Greece has been ranked 69th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 9 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.