Urban population reached 7.41 mil in 2017 in Senegal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.83 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Senegal reached an all time high of 7.41 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.738 mil in 1960. When compared to Senegal's main peers, urban population in Gambia amounted to 1.27 mil, 4.55 mil in Guinea, 7.71 mil in Mali and 2.33 mil in Mauritania in 2017.
Senegal has been ranked 77th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.