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Diagram (based on Table CXII, pp. 143-4) showing the percentage of population dwelling in cities at the latest censuses.

Legend.
1 Percentage of total population dwelling in cities of 100,000 +
2 Percentage of total population dwelling in cities of 20,000-100,000,
3 Percentage of total population dwelling in cities of 10,000-20,000.

The entire length of the bars therefore represents the percentage of city dwellers in the total population of the countries named. Broken ends indicate lack of satisfactory statistics for exact measurements.