Urban population reached 4.14 mil in 2017 in Kuwait, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.07 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Kuwait reached an all time high of 4.14 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.202 mil in 1960. When compared to Kuwait's main peers, urban population in Bahrain amounted to 1.33 mil, 26.9 mil in Iraq, 60.4 mil in Iran and 27.5 mil in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
Kuwait has been ranked 103rd within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.