Urban population reached 42.5 mil in 2017 in Italy, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.263 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Italy reached an all time high of 42.5 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 29.8 mil in 1960. When compared to Italy's main peers, urban population in Austria amounted to 5.11 mil, 53.8 mil in France, 1.12 mil in Slovenia and 6.23 mil in Switzerland in 2017.
Italy has been ranked 20th 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.