Area Database (v4.1)

% population in urban areas

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Bangladesh (Asia/Pacific)  
Total 7.66 8.94 10.2 11.5 12.8 14.1 15.3 16.6 17.9 19.2 20.5 21.8 22.1 22.5 22.8 23.2 23.6 23.9 24.3 25.3 26.3 27.3 26.1 25.0 23.9 22.8 21.7 20.6
Bagerhat, Khulna, Satkhira 8.07 10.2 12.3 14.4 16.5 18.6 20.7 22.9 25.0 27.1 29.2 31.3 30.8 30.4 29.9 29.4 28.9 28.5 28.0 26.8 25.5 24.3 23.2 22.0 20.9 19.8 18.6 17.5
Bandarban, Cox s Bazar 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.35 2.69 4.04 5.38 6.73 8.07 9.42 19.7 30.0 40.3 36.6 32.9 29.1 25.4 21.7 18.0
Barguna, Bhola, Patuakhali 0.01 1.44 2.88 4.31 5.98 7.66 9.33 11.0 12.7 14.3 16.0 17.7 17.3 17.0 16.6 16.2 15.9 15.5 15.1 16.1 17.1 18.1 16.8 15.5 14.2 12.9 11.6 10.3
Barisal, Jhalokati, Pirojpur 5.91 7.39 8.86 10.3 11.8 13.3 14.7 16.2 17.7 19.2 20.6 22.1 22.8 23.4 24.0 24.7 25.3 26.0 26.6 31.9 37.1 42.4 37.9 33.3 28.8 24.3 19.8 15.2
Bogra, Gaibandha, Jaypurhat 1.74 2.45 3.16 3.87 4.58 5.29 6.00 6.72 7.43 8.14 8.85 9.56 10.1 10.6 11.2 11.7 12.2 12.8 13.3 15.7 18.1 20.6 19.4 18.3 17.2 16.0 14.9 13.8
Brahmanbaria, Chandpur, Comilla 1.78 2.97 4.16 5.35 6.54 7.73 8.92 10.1 11.3 12.5 13.7 14.9 15.1 15.3 15.4 15.6 15.8 16.0 16.2 15.9 15.7 15.4 15.6 15.7 15.9 16.0 16.2 16.4
Chittagong 16.8 20.3 23.8 27.2 30.7 34.2 37.6 41.1 44.6 48.0 51.5 55.0 52.7 50.4 48.1 45.9 43.6 41.3 39.0 44.3 49.5 54.8 51.3 47.8 44.3 40.8 37.3 33.8
Chuadanga, Jhenaidah, Kushtia, Meherpur 6.75 7.25 7.75 8.25 8.75 9.25 9.75 10.3 10.8 11.3 11.8 12.3 13.2 14.2 15.2 16.2 17.1 18.1 19.1 19.2 19.3 19.4 18.7 18.0 17.4 16.7 16.0 15.3
Dhaka 66.0 67.7 69.5 71.2 72.9 74.6 76.3 78.0 79.8 81.5 83.2 84.9 85.8 86.7 87.6 88.5 89.4 90.3 91.3 87.9 84.6 81.3 80.3 79.3 78.3 77.4 76.4 75.4
Dinajpur, Nilphamari, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon 5.84 6.40 6.96 7.52 8.08 8.64 9.20 9.76 10.3 10.9 11.4 12.0 12.3 12.6 12.9 13.2 13.4 13.7 14.0 13.6 13.3 12.9 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.5
Faridpur, Manikganj, Rajbari 0.01 2.40 4.80 7.19 9.61 12.0 14.4 16.9 19.3 21.7 24.1 26.5 22.7 18.9 15.1 11.4 7.57 3.79 0.00 4.09 8.18 12.3 12.0 11.8 11.6 11.3 11.1 10.8
Feni, Lakshmipur, Noakhali 0.27 1.93 3.59 5.25 6.91 8.57 10.2 11.9 13.6 15.2 16.9 18.5 19.0 19.5 19.9 20.4 20.9 21.3 21.8 19.6 17.5 15.3 15.4 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.9 16.0
Gazipur, Narayanganj, Narsingdi 7.73 9.95 12.2 14.4 16.6 18.9 21.1 23.3 25.5 27.8 30.0 32.2 33.9 35.7 37.4 39.1 40.9 42.6 44.3 41.7 39.1 36.5 34.8 33.1 31.3 29.6 27.9 26.2
Gopalganj, Madaripur, Munshiganj, Shariatpur 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.46 0.92 1.38 1.84 2.30 2.76 3.22 3.68 4.65 5.61 6.58 7.55 8.52 9.48 10.5 7.69 4.93 2.17 4.04 5.91 7.77 9.64 11.5 13.4
Habiganj, Sunamganj 2.04 2.50 2.97 3.43 3.89 4.36 4.82 5.29 5.75 6.21 6.68 7.14 7.61 8.08 8.55 9.01 9.48 9.95 10.4 10.5 10.5 10.6 10.6 10.7 10.8 10.8 10.9 11.0
Jamalpur, Sherpur, Tangail 8.95 8.84 8.72 8.61 8.50 8.38 8.27 8.16 8.04 7.93 7.81 7.70 8.45 9.20 9.95 10.7 11.5 12.2 13.0 16.3 19.6 23.0 21.3 19.7 18.0 16.4 14.7 13.1
Jessore, Magura, Narail 4.09 5.33 6.58 7.82 9.07 10.3 11.6 12.8 14.0 15.3 16.5 17.8 17.3 16.9 16.4 16.0 15.5 15.0 14.6 18.9 23.3 27.6 25.3 22.9 20.5 18.2 15.8 13.4
Khagrachhari, Rangamati (Chattagram) 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 1.35 2.70 4.05 5.40 6.75 8.10 9.45 10.8 10.5 10.1 9.77 9.42 9.08 8.73 8.39 13.0 17.7 22.3 23.1 23.9 24.6 25.4 26.2 27.0
Kishoreganj, Mymensingh, Netrakona 2.34 3.57 4.79 6.01 7.23 8.46 9.68 10.9 12.1 13.3 14.6 15.8 15.8 15.8 15.8 15.8 15.8 15.8 15.8 14.4 13.0 11.6 12.2 12.8 13.3 13.9 14.5 15.0
Kurigram, Lalmonirhat, Rangpur 3.94 4.60 5.25 5.90 6.55 7.21 7.86 8.51 9.16 9.82 10.5 11.1 11.5 12.0 12.4 12.8 13.2 13.7 14.1 15.2 16.4 17.5 16.8 16.1 15.3 14.6 13.9 13.1
Maulvibazar, Sylhet 0.01 0.95 1.90 2.84 4.75 6.65 8.56 10.5 12.4 14.3 16.2 18.1 18.1 18.1 18.1 18.1 18.1 18.1 18.1 20.0 21.9 23.9 23.1 22.3 21.5 20.7 19.9 19.1
Naogaon, Nawabganj, Rajshahi 12.1 11.9 11.7 11.6 11.4 11.2 11.0 10.9 10.7 10.5 10.4 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.1 10.1 10.1 10.1 10.1 12.5 15.0 17.5 17.9 18.4 18.9 19.4 19.8 20.3
Natore, Pabna, Sirajganj 4.00 4.72 5.45 6.17 6.90 7.62 8.35 9.07 9.80 10.5 11.2 12.0 12.8 13.7 14.5 15.4 16.2 17.1 17.9 18.9 19.9 20.9 19.5 18.0 16.6 15.2 13.8 12.3
Lighter numbers are estimates