Urban and Rural Population

Lesotho

2010 - 2030

Lesotho 2010-2020 urban rural population split ( thousands )

Year20102011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Urban542.4568.7575581.2587.4593.6599.5605.5611.4617.3623.3
Rural1466.61462.51478.41494.41510.41526.41541.71556.91572.21587.51602.7

Notes

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.