Urban population reached 3.03 mil in 2017 in Ireland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.52 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Ireland reached an all time high of 3.03 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.28 mil in 1960. When compared to Ireland's main peers, urban population in Canada amounted to 29.9 mil, 53.8 mil in France, 0.322 mil in Iceland and 54.9 mil in United Kingdom in 2017.
Ireland has been ranked 119th 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.