Urban population reached 10.6 mil in 2017 in Romania, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.534 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Romania reached an all time high of 12.4 mil in 1991 and an all time low of 6.30 mil in 1960. When compared to Romania's main peers, urban population in Bulgaria amounted to 5.28 mil, 6.96 mil in Hungary, 1.51 mil in Moldova and 31.0 mil in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 56th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.