Urban population reached 33.6 mil in 2017 in Vietnam, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.09 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Vietnam reached an all time high of 33.6 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 4.80 mil in 1960. When compared to Vietnam's main peers, urban population in Cambodia amounted to 3.68 mil, 804 mil in China, 2.36 mil in Laos and 34.0 mil in Thailand in 2017.
Vietnam has been ranked 29th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.