Urban population reached 1.51 mil in 2017 in Moldova, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.03 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Moldova reached an all time high of 1.73 mil in 1991 and an all time low of 0.596 mil in 1960. When compared to Moldova's main peers, urban population in Bulgaria amounted to 5.28 mil, 10.6 mil in Romania, 107 mil in Russia and 31.0 mil in Ukraine in 2017.
Moldova has been ranked 142nd within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.