United States United States: Urban population


The data set "Urban population" for United States 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.
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Urbanization Daten

Data set Value
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Urban population
264,279,530
Urban population (% of total) 81.8
Urban population growth (annual %) 0.9
Population in largest city 18,603,963
Population in the largest city (% of urban population) 7.0
Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population) 45.4

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 325,127,634
Area (sq. km) 9,831,510.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 18,569,100,000,000
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 57,467