Urban population reached 13.9 mil in 2017 in Sudan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.16 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Sudan reached an all time high of 13.9 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.811 mil in 1960. When compared to Sudan's main peers, urban population in Chad amounted to 3.41 mil, 41.7 mil in Egypt, 21.3 mil in Ethiopia and 2.43 mil in South Sudan in 2017.
Sudan has been ranked 50th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.