Map of Africa by Rate of urbanization

Below average on the continentAbove average on the continent

List of countries by Rate of urbanization


Rate of urbanization
(% per year)
Burkina FasoBurkina Faso: Rate of urbanization  6.2
MalawiMalawi: Rate of urbanization  5.3
EritreaEritrea: Rate of urbanization  5.2
BurundiBurundi: Rate of urbanization  4.9
UgandaUganda: Rate of urbanization  4.8
United Republic of TanzaniaUnited Republic of Tanzania: Rate of urbanization  4.7
NigerNiger: Rate of urbanization  4.7
ChadChad: Rate of urbanization  4.6
Democratic Republic of the CongoDemocratic Republic of the Congo: Rate of urbanization  4.5
RwandaRwanda: Rate of urbanization  4.4
MaliMali: Rate of urbanization  4.4
GuineaGuinea: Rate of urbanization  4.3
KenyaKenya: Rate of urbanization  4.2
SomaliaSomalia: Rate of urbanization  4.1
BeninBenin: Rate of urbanization  4.0
AngolaAngola: Rate of urbanization  4.0
MozambiqueMozambique: Rate of urbanization  4.0
TogoTogo: Rate of urbanization  3.9
MadagascarMadagascar: Rate of urbanization  3.9
EthiopiaEthiopia: Rate of urbanization  3.8
SudanSudan: Rate of urbanization  3.7
GambiaGambia: Rate of urbanization  3.7
Cote d'IvoireCote d  3.7
Africa: Rate of urbanization  3.5
NigeriaNigeria: Rate of urbanization  3.5
Western SaharaWestern Sahara: Rate of urbanization  3.5
ZimbabweZimbabwe: Rate of urbanization  3.4
LiberiaLiberia: Rate of urbanization  3.4
LesothoLesotho: Rate of urbanization  3.4
GhanaGhana: Rate of urbanization  3.4
Sierra LeoneSierra Leone: Rate of urbanization  3.3
SenegalSenegal: Rate of urbanization  3.3
CameroonCameroon: Rate of urbanization  3.3
NamibiaNamibia: Rate of urbanization  3.3
ZambiaZambia: Rate of urbanization  3.2
Equatorial GuineaEquatorial Guinea: Rate of urbanization  3.1
CongoCongo: Rate of urbanization  3.0
Guinea BissauGuinea Bissau: Rate of urbanization  3.0
MauritaniaMauritania: Rate of urbanization  2.9
ComorosComoros: Rate of urbanization  2.8
Sao Tome and PrincipeSao Tome and Principe: Rate of urbanization  2.8
MayotteMayotte: Rate of urbanization  2.5
Central African RepublicCentral African Republic: Rate of urbanization  2.5
Cape VerdeCape Verde: Rate of urbanization  2.4
BotswanaBotswana: Rate of urbanization  2.3
AlgeriaAlgeria: Rate of urbanization  2.3
EgyptEgypt: Rate of urbanization  2.1
LibyaLibya: Rate of urbanization  2.1
GabonGabon: Rate of urbanization  2.1
MoroccoMorocco: Rate of urbanization  2.1
DjiboutiDjibouti: Rate of urbanization  1.8
SwazilandSwaziland: Rate of urbanization  1.5
TunisiaTunisia: Rate of urbanization  1.5
SeychellesSeychelles: Rate of urbanization  1.3
South AfricaSouth Africa: Rate of urbanization  1.2
ReunionReunion: Rate of urbanization  1.0
MauritiusMauritius: Rate of urbanization  0.8