Urban population reached 54.9 mil in 2017 in United Kingdom, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.964 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 54.9 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 41.1 mil in 1960. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, urban population in Belgium amounted to 11.2 mil, 53.8 mil in France, 63.9 mil in Germany and 3.03 mil in Ireland in 2017.
United Kingdom has been ranked 17th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.