Urban population reached 25.0 mil in 2017 in Peru, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.47 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Peru reached an all time high of 25.0 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 4.71 mil in 1960. When compared to Peru's main peers, urban population in Bolivia amounted to 7.63 mil, 181 mil in Brazil, 15.8 mil in Chile and 39.5 mil in Colombia in 2017.
Peru has been ranked 36th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.