Urban population reached 9.34 mil in 2017 in Madagascar, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.62 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Madagascar reached an all time high of 9.34 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.543 mil in 1960. When compared to Madagascar's main peers, urban population in Mozambique amounted to 10.5 mil, 37.3 mil in South Africa, 0.323 mil in Swaziland and 18.9 mil in Tanzania in 2017.
Madagascar has been ranked 62nd within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 13 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.