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Urbanization Urban population

Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bangladesh Belarus Belgium Benin Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chad Chile China Hong Kong SAR, China Colombia Congo, Dem. Rep. Congo, Rep. Costa Rica Côte d’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Czech Republic Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt, Arab Rep. El Salvador Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Finland France Gabon Gambia, The Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Honduras

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millions 1990 2009

% of total population 1990 2009

3 1 13 4 28 2 15 5 4 23 7 10 2 4 2 1 112 6 1 0 1 5 21 1 1 11 311 6 23 10 1 2 5 3 8 8 4 4 6 25 3 0 1 6 3 42 1 0 3 58 5 6 4 2 0 2 2

18 36 52 37 87 68 85 66 54 20 66 96 35 56 39 42 75 66 14 6 13 41 77 37 21 83 27 100 68 28 54 51 40 54 73 75 85 55 55 44 49 16 71 13 61 74 69 38 55 73 36 59 41 28 28 29 40

7 1 23 11 37 2 19 6 5 45 7 11 4 7 2 1 167 5 3 1 3 11 27 2 3 15 586 7 34 23 2 3 10 3 8 8 5 7 9 35 4 1 1 14 3 49 1 1 2 60 12 7 7 4 0 5 4

2011 World Development Indicators

24 47 66 58 92 64 89 67 52 28 74 97 42 66 48 60 86 71 20 11 22 58 81 39 27 89 44 100 75 35 62 64 49 58 76 74 87 70 66 43 61 21 69 17 64 78 86 57 53 74 51 61 49 35 30 48 48

average annual % growth 1990–2009

4.0 1.2 2.9 5.2 1.4 -1.0 1.5 0.6 0.9 3.5 0.3 0.5 4.3 3.0 0.4 3.8 2.1 -0.3 5.0 4.8 5.2 4.3 1.3 2.4 4.6 1.7 3.3 1.1 2.2 4.2 2.8 3.3 3.9 -0.1 0.5 0.0 0.5 2.9 2.5 1.8 1.9 4.0 -1.0 4.5 0.5 0.8 3.6 5.5 -1.5 0.2 4.2 0.8 3.3 3.8 2.7 4.6 3.2

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

Population in largest city

% of total population 1990 2009

% of urban population 1990 2009

% of urban population 1990 2008

7 .. 7 15 39 33 60 20 24 8 16 17 .. 25 .. .. 35 14 6 .. 6 14 40 .. .. 35 9 100 31 13 29 24 17 .. 20 12 20 21 26 21 18 .. .. 4 17 23 .. .. 22 8 13 30 9 15 .. 16 12

38 21 14 40 37 49 25 30 45 29 24 17 30 29 24 22 13 21 44 66 50 19 18 43 38 42 3 100 21 35 53 47 42 27 27 16 24 37 28 36 37 72 43 29 28 22 62 66 41 6 22 51 22 52 53 56 29

.. .. 99 58 93 95 100 100 .. 59 .. 100 14 29 .. 58 81 100 28 41 38 65 100 21 20 91 48 .. 80 23 .. 94 38 .. 86 100 100 83 86 91 88 58 .. 21 100 100 .. .. 97 100 11 100 84 18 .. 44 68

12 .. 8 24 39 36 59 20 22 13 19 18 .. 33 .. .. 40 16 11 .. 10 19 44 .. .. 35 17 100 37 17 35 31 19 .. 19 11 21 21 33 18 25 .. .. 3 21 23 .. .. 26 8 17 29 8 16 .. 26 13

49 29 12 42 35 56 23 30 43 32 26 18 22 25 22 17 12 22 56 51 46 18 20 41 27 39 3 99 24 37 57 48 38 27 25 15 24 30 29 31 41 60 43 20 33 21 49 45 50 6 19 47 16 45 63 55 28

Access to improved sanitation facilities

60 98 98 86 91 95 100 100 51 56 91 100 24 34 99 74 87 100 33 49 67 56 100 43 23 98 58 .. 81 23 31 95 36 99 94 99 100 87 96 97 89 52 96 29 100 100 33 68 96 100 18 99 89 34 49 24 80

% of rural population 1990 2008

.. .. 77 6 73 .. 100 100 .. 34 .. 100 1 6 .. 20 35 98 2 44 5 35 99 5 2 48 38 .. 43 4 .. 91 8 .. 64 98 100 61 48 57 62 0 .. 1 100 100 .. .. 95 100 4 92 51 6 .. 19 28

30 98 88 18 77 80 100 100 39 52 97 100 4 9 92 39 37 100 6 46 18 35 99 28 4 83 52 .. 55 23 29 96 11 98 81 97 100 74 84 92 83 4 94 8 100 100 30 65 93 100 7 97 73 11 9 10 62

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