Urban population reached 8.11 mil in 2017 in United Arab Emirates, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.74 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in United Arab Emirates reached an all time high of 8.11 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.068 mil in 1960. When compared to United Arab Emirates's main peers, urban population in Bahrain amounted to 1.33 mil, 3.87 mil in Oman, 2.61 mil in Qatar and 27.5 mil in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
United Arab Emirates has been ranked 70th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.