Urban population reached 9.94 mil in 2017 in Uganda, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 5.93 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Uganda reached an all time high of 9.94 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.300 mil in 1960. When compared to Uganda's main peers, urban population in Kenya amounted to 13.2 mil, 2.09 mil in Rwanda, 2.43 mil in South Sudan and 35.7 mil in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Uganda has been ranked 60th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 17 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.