Urban population reached 10.5 mil in 2017 in Mozambique, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.47 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Mozambique reached an all time high of 10.5 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.507 mil in 1960. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, urban population in Malawi amounted to 3.11 mil, 37.3 mil in South Africa, 18.9 mil in Tanzania and 7.35 mil in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 57th 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.