Mexico Mexico: Urban population

The data set "Urban population" for Mexico contains data from the year 1960 until 2016.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects.


This section displays the historical data as line chart.

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Mexico has a world share of 2.5%.

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Urbanization Daten

Data set Value
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Urban population
Urban population (% of total) 79.5
Urban population growth (annual %) 1.6
Population in largest city 21,157,173
Population in the largest city (% of urban population) 20.9
Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population) 37.8

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 125,235,587
Area (sq. km) 1,964,380.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 1,045,998,068,645
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,201