Christian countries Compared by People > Density and urbanisation > Urban population

DEFINITION: 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 Urbanisation Prospects.


1 United States 251.75 million 2009
2 Brazil 166.69 million 2009
3 Russia 103.26 million 2009
4 Mexico 83.26 million 2009
5 Nigeria 75.94 million 2009
6 Germany 60.42 million 2009
7 Philippines 60.4 million 2009
8 United Kingdom 55.66 million 2009
9 France 48.58 million 2009
10 Italy 41.14 million 2009
11 Argentina 37.13 million 2009
12 Spain 35.73 million 2009
13 Colombia 34.15 million 2009
14 Ukraine 31.3 million 2009
15 South Africa 30.19 million 2009
16 Canada 27.16 million 2009
17 Venezuela 26.58 million 2009
18 Poland 23.36 million 2009
19 Democratic Republic of the Congo 22.83 million 2009
20 Peru 20.85 million 2009
21 Australia 19.45 million 2009
22 Chile 15.06 million 2009
23 Ethiopia 14.33 million 2009
24 Netherlands 13.6 million 2009
25 Ghana 12.1 million 2009
26 Romania 11.69 million 2009
27 Tanzania 11.35 million 2009
28 Cameroon 11.24 million 2009
29 Angola 10.65 million 2009
30 Belgium 10.51 million 2009
31 Kazakhstan 9.22 million 2009
32 Ecuador 9.03 million 2009
33 Kenya 8.72 million 2009
34 Mozambique 8.61 million 2009
35 Cuba 8.48 million 2009
36 Sweden 7.86 million 2009
37 Belarus 7.14 million 2009
38 Dominican Republic 7.04 million 2009
39 Greece 6.9 million 2009
40 Guatemala 6.88 million 2009
41 Hungary 6.8 million 2009
42 Bolivia 6.51 million 2009
43 Portugal 6.39 million 2009
44 Switzerland 5.7 million 2009
45 Austria 5.64 million 2009
46 Bulgaria 5.42 million 2009
47 Haiti 4.84 million 2009
48 Denmark 4.8 million 2009
49 Zimbabwe 4.74 million 2009
50 Zambia 4.6 million 2009
51 Uganda 4.3 million 2009
52 Puerto Rico 3.92 million 2009
53 Paraguay 3.87 million 2009
54 El Salvador 3.76 million 2009
55 Norway 3.74 million 2009
56 New Zealand 3.74 million 2009
57 Honduras 3.61 million 2009
58 Finland 3.4 million 2009
59 Nicaragua 3.27 million 2009
60 Uruguay 3.09 million 2009
61 Slovakia 3.07 million 2009
62 Malawi 2.95 million 2009
63 Costa Rica 2.92 million 2009
64 Ireland 2.77 million 2009
65 Panama 2.56 million 2009
66 Croatia 2.55 million 2009
67 Liberia 2.41 million 2009
68 Georgia 2.25 million 2009
69 Lithuania 2.24 million 2009
70 Armenia 1.97 million 2009
71 Rwanda 1.86 million 2009
72 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.81 million 2009
73 Central African Republic 1.71 million 2009
74 Latvia 1.54 million 2009
75 Moldova 1.49 million 2009
76 Jamaica 1.45 million 2009
77 Gabon 1.26 million 2009
78 Botswana 1.18 million 2009
79 Eritrea 1.07 million 2009
80 Slovenia 986,447.8 2009
81 Burundi 888,456.31 2009
82 Papua New Guinea 842,866.31 2009
83 Namibia 812,439.47 2009
84 Cyprus 610,596.24 2009
85 Lesotho 541,119.39 2009
86 Fiji 449,066.48 2009
87 Luxembourg 409,511.65 2009
88 Malta 391,969.7 2009
89 Suriname 391,156.32 2009
90 East Timor 314,005.54 2009
91 Cape Verde 305,183.78 2009
92 Swaziland 298,840.86 2009
93 Iceland 298,407.46 2009
94 The Bahamas 286,697.21 2009
95 Equatorial Guinea 267,398.34 2009
96 Guyana 216,854.43 2009
97 Trinidad and Tobago 181,512.13 2009
98 Belize 173,857.69 2009
99 Barbados 103,167.59 2009
100 Bermuda 64,400 2009
101 American Samoa 62,258.24 2009
102 Cayman Islands 54,977.26 2009
103 Dominica 54,652.1 2009
104 Aruba 49,895.37 2009
105 Seychelles 48,226.29 2009
106 Greenland 46,990.96 2009
107 Monaco 32,812 2009
108 Grenada 32,135.16 2009
109 San Marino 29,633.4 2009
110 Antigua and Barbuda 26,612.88 2009
111 Tonga 26,033.34 2009
112 Faroe Islands 20,411.05 2009
113 Palau 16,640.41 2009
114 Liechtenstein 5,120.91 2009


Christian countries Compared by People > Density and urbanisation > Urban population


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Statistics and graphs related to agriculture are found here. How many agricultural workers are there per hectare? Tractors? Which country produces the maximum cotton? Who is the biggest exporter of bananas? Click in if these interest you.

TOP STATS: Arable land > Hectares, Rural population, Agricultural land > Sq. km and 322 more


What is the background of the country? National bird? Get a quick summary of countries in this section.

TOP STATS: Overview, National tree, Full name and 21 more


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Cost of living

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No explanation needed for this section. Murders. Guns. Jails. Crimes. Judges. We have all of that and more out here. Actually we go deeper than your routine crime beat sections. How many adults were prosecuted? What percentage were convicted? How many were women? What is the death penalty rate in different countries? How safe do the citizens perceive they are? Do they trust the police? Will they report a crime? You'll find surprising answers here.

TOP STATS: Violent crime > Murder rate, Violent crime > Murder rate per million people, Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate and 183 more


TOP STATS: Happy Planet Index, Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts, Food and drink > Beer consumption and 67 more


The tsunami rocked the civilized world with its widespread devastation. Learn the details of the losses incurred by the countries affected. How are the developed countries helping out? Who has pledged the most money? How do they compare? Check out...

TOP STATS: Chernobyl > Contaminated area (percent of country), Storm deaths > 2009, Tsunami > Death toll and 47 more


This category is all about money. GDP. Aid. Gross national income. Debt. Inflation. Trade balance. Foreign investment. Government spending. You get the idea.

TOP STATS: GDP, GDP per capita, Gross National Income and 3717 more


Any and every statistic which can be collected about schooling and the whole education sector can be found here. What is the duration of education in different countries? Is the percentage of enrollment different for sexes? How long do students spend learning their mother tongues? What is the mathematical aptitude of the average 8 year old? How many university degrees are awarded to females? What is the percentage of students who find school boring? We've tabulated them all for you.

TOP STATS: Children out of school, primary, Pupil-teacher ratio, primary, Compulsary education duration and 908 more


How does your country fare in Traditional Fuel Consumption? In Geothermal Energy Consumption? How many barrels of oil were imported into your country last year? Does your production of hydroelectricity match your consumption? Which countries in the world successfully produce nuclear energy for consumption? What is the average energy usage per person? All your questions regarding different forms of energy, their generation and consumption have been answered here.

TOP STATS: Commercial energy use, Electricity > Consumption > Per capita, Electricity > Consumption and 2387 more


How much area is declared as protected in the different countries of the world? How many endangered species of reptiles, mammals, birds etc are found in different countries? What are the national levels of pollution? Emissions? Nuclear waste generation? Salination of water resources and expenditure for waste treatment. International treaties, ratification and complaince. You'll find almost all statistics related to environmental pollution and conservational efforts here.

TOP STATS: Marine fish catch, Ecological footprint, Pollution perceptions > Air pollution and 331 more


All the stats pertaining to the physical features of the country in question can be found here. This implies that if you are looking for the co-ordinates or map references of countries, the land area, climate, boundaries, terrain, natural resources or coastlines, your search ends here.

TOP STATS: Land area > Square miles, Area > Comparative, Climate and 102 more


This category is all about the functioning of the government machinery. So, you'll find stats on the goverment administrative divisions, the executive, legistative and judiciary branches, constitution, parliamentary seats, secession attemps, suffrage, corruption - everything connected with our esteemed politicians.

TOP STATS: Government type, Legal system, Legislative branch and 392 more


Statistics about the health of a country's citizens are present in this category. You can find stats related to birth weights, rates on smoking, HIV incidence, incidence of cancer, circulatory and other diseases, stats on infant and maternal mortality, life expectancy, suicide rates, teenage pergnancy and other health related topics. We also have some details on health expenditure and health care funding out here.

TOP STATS: Physicians > Per 1,000 people, Births and maternity > Total fertility rate, Human height > Average female height and 529 more


Lists all industry related stats like production of cars, buses trucks, LCVs, different industries like biotech firms and so on.

TOP STATS: Manufacturing output, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ per capita, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ and 94 more


You can find detailed stats on the economic activity of the labor force broken over different age-groups and sexes. We also have stats on employment in different sectors, trade union memberships, the average work time, the average number of days the workers take off or even just don't show up! How many female decision makers does a country have? Doctors? What is the normal gender division of the housework? What are the unemployment details and benefits available? How long does an average person need to work to buy a loaf of bread? A car? A television set? Compare these values for different countries.

TOP STATS: Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage, Average monthly wage > Local currency > Net, Labor force > By occupation and 374 more


What are the main languages spoken in the countries? How many English language speakers are there per country? How about French and Spanish? Check out the results here..

TOP STATS: Languages, Major language(s), French status and 21 more


Here we rank countries based on amphetamine and cannabis use. But more interestingly, we go into their mindset. What do the citizens of different countries think of their armed forces? Will they report a crime? Do they trust their neighbours? What about their governments? Are they happy with life in general? How charitable are they? What is their political orientation? Are they proud of their countries? Will they fight for their countries? This is an utterly captivating category.

TOP STATS: Quality of life index, Happiness level > Very happy, Happiness net and 110 more


Countries are ranked here depending on the penetration level of computers, phones, fax machines, radios, television sets, mobile phones etc. We also have other stats related to media like vastness of different networks, revenue and employment in different telecom sectors here.

TOP STATS: Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita, Internet > Internet users per thousand people, Internet users and 429 more


Want to know the size of the army in Iran? The number of tanks in Germany? Want to compare the weapon holdings in North and South Korea? Worried about the WMDs world over? Need to know the exact number of countries who have signed terrorism conventions? Or just curious about the coalition forces in the Gulf War? We've tried to collect all details available in the public domain for you here.

TOP STATS: Air force > Combat aircraft, Army > Main battle tanks, Budget and 285 more


Facts relating to the actual life of people are found here. So we have birth and death rates, marriage and divorce rates, single parents, one-person households and teenage pregnancies, size of households and elderly institutions, ethnicity and chinese population - just about every stat you always wanted to know! What is the average age of women when they first get married? How happy are they when compared to their mothers? What is the gender development index in different countries? What will the population be in 2020? Don't miss this category even if you didn't come searching for it specifically.

TOP STATS: Population, Age distribution > Population aged 0-14, Population > Population growth, past and future and 1058 more


Where else could you find the number of Catholics, Catholic priests, Catholic parishes, Jehovahs Witnesses and the number of permanent deacons, and compare them all between major nations in a per-capita format? Check them all here.

TOP STATS: Religions, Religions > All, Major religion(s) and 111 more


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Here you can find the numbers on the different modes of transportation. How many cars does a country have? Airports? What is the lenght of its highways? What proportion is paved? What about runways, heliports and ports? Lets not leave out waterways or the merchant navy. We have them all here.

TOP STATS: Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people, Road network length > Km, Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area and 446 more


TOP STATS: Inbound tourism > Arrivals, Outbound tourism > Departures, Inbound tourism > Tourist expenditure per capita and 19 more


TOP STATS: Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded, Precipitation, Precipitation per capita and 4 more

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