Urban population reached 3.87 mil in 2017 in Oman, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.13 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Oman reached an all time high of 3.87 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.090 mil in 1960. When compared to Oman's main peers, urban population in Iran amounted to 60.4 mil, 27.5 mil in Saudi Arabia, 8.11 mil in United Arab Emirates and 10.2 mil in Yemen in 2017.
Oman has been ranked 106th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 19 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.