Urban population reached 144 mil in 2017 in Indonesia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.36 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Indonesia reached an all time high of 144 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 12.8 mil in 1960. When compared to Indonesia's main peers, urban population in Australia amounted to 21.1 mil, 23.9 mil in Malaysia, 49.0 mil in Philippines and 5.61 mil in Singapore in 2017.
Indonesia has been ranked 7th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.