Urban population reached 12.2 mil in 2017 in Ivory Coast, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.44 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Ivory Coast reached an all time high of 12.2 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.629 mil in 1960. When compared to Ivory Coast's main peers, urban population in Burkina Faso amounted to 5.52 mil, 4.55 mil in Guinea, 2.40 mil in Liberia and 7.71 mil in Mali in 2017.
Ivory Coast has been ranked 53rd within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.