Urban population reached 6.66 mil in 2017 in Portugal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.637 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Portugal reached an all time high of 6.66 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 3.10 mil in 1960. When compared to Portugal's main peers, urban population in France amounted to 53.8 mil, 3.03 mil in Ireland, 22.1 mil in Morocco and 37.3 mil in Spain in 2017.
Portugal has been ranked 81st within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 9 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.