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Rural Population

Analysis of the evolution of rural population and its distribution in the world

66.35%
Rural population
1960
43.89%
Rural population
2020
195
Countries
covered

Evolution

Between 1960 and 2020, the percentage of rural population globally decreased from 66.35% to 43.89%

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Country Rural population %
Afghanistan 73.97
Albania 37.89
Algeria 26.27
Andorra 12.08
Angola 33.17
Antigua and Barbuda 75.57
Argentina 7.89
Armenia 36.69
Australia 13.76
Austria 41.25
Azerbaijan 43.60
Bahrain 10.49
Bangladesh 61.82
Barbados 68.81
Belarus 20.52
Belgium 1.92
Belize 53.98
Benin 51.59
Bhutan 57.68
Bolivia 29.88
Bosnia and Herzegovina 50.98
Botswana 29.12
Brazil 12.93
Brunei 21.75
Bulgaria 24.31
Burkina Faso 69.39
Burundi 86.29
Cabo Verde 33.35
Cambodia 75.77
Cameroon 42.44
Canada 18.44
Central African Republic 57.80
Chad 76.48
Chile 12.27
China 38.57
Colombia 18.58
Comoros 70.62
Congo 32.17
Costa Rica 19.23
Croatia 42.45
Cuba 22.81
Cyprus 33.18
Czech Republic 25.94
Côte d'Ivoire 48.29
Dem. People's Rep. Korea 37.62
Dem. Rep. Congo 54.36
Denmark 11.88
Djibouti 21.94
Dominica 28.91
Dominican Republic 17.46
Ecuador 35.83
Egypt 57.22
El Salvador 26.56
Equatorial Guinea 26.90
Eritrea 64.23
Estonia 30.77
Eswatini 75.83
Ethiopia 78.31
Fiji 42.75
Finland 14.48
France 19.02
Gabon 9.91
Georgia 40.55
Germany 22.55
Ghana 42.65
Greece 20.29
Grenada 63.46
Guatemala 48.16
Guinea 63.13
Guinea-Bissau 55.80
Guyana 73.21
Haiti 42.91
Holy See nan
Honduras 41.64
Hungary 28.06
Iceland 6.10
India 65.07
Indonesia 43.36
Iran 24.13
Iraq 29.11
Ireland 36.35
Israel 7.41
Italy 28.96
Jamaica 43.69
Japan 8.22
Jordan 8.58
Kazakhstan 42.33
Kenya 72.01
Kiribati 44.41
Korea 18.59
Kuwait 0.00
Kyrgyz Republic 63.14
Lao PDR 63.71
Latvia 31.68
Lebanon 11.08
Lesotho 70.97
Liberia 47.91
Libya 19.31
Liechtenstein 85.58
Lithuania 31.95
Luxembourg 8.55
Madagascar 61.47
Malawi 82.57
Malaysia 22.84
Maldives 59.33
Mali 56.09
Malta 5.26
Marshall Islands 22.21
Mauritania 44.67
Mauritius 59.24
Mexico 19.27
Micronesia 77.07
Moldova 57.15
Monaco 0.00
Mongolia 31.34
Montenegro 32.51
Morocco 36.47
Mozambique 62.93
Myanmar 68.86
Namibia 47.97
Nauru 0.00
Nepal 79.42
Netherlands 7.76
New Zealand 13.30
Nicaragua 40.99
Niger 83.37
Nigeria 48.04
North Macedonia 41.52
Norway 17.03
Oman 13.72
Pakistan 62.83
Palau 19.01
Panama 31.59
Papua New Guinea 86.65
Paraguay 37.82
Peru 21.70
Philippines 52.59
Poland 39.96
Portugal 33.69
Qatar 0.76
Romania 45.81
Russia 25.25
Rwanda 82.57
Samoa 82.11
San Marino 2.50
Saudi Arabia 15.71
Senegal 51.88
Serbia 43.55
Seychelles 42.45
Sierra Leone 57.08
Singapore 0.00
Slovak Republic 46.24
Slovenia 44.88
Solomon Islands 75.33
Somalia 53.86
South Africa 32.65
South Sudan 79.80
Spain 19.19
Sri Lanka 81.29
St. Kitts and Nevis 69.16
St. Lucia 81.16
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 46.97
Sudan 64.75
Suriname 33.85
Sweden 12.02
Switzerland 26.09
Syrian Arab Republic 44.53
São Tomé and Principe 25.65
Tajikistan 72.49
Tanzania 64.77
Thailand 48.57
The Bahamas 16.76
The Gambia 37.42
Timor-Leste 68.68
Togo 57.20
Tonga 76.90
Trinidad and Tobago 46.79
Tunisia 30.43
Turkey 23.89
Turkmenistan 47.48
Tuvalu 35.98
Uganda 75.05
Ukraine 30.39
United Arab Emirates 12.95
United Kingdom 16.10
United States 17.34
Uruguay 4.49
Uzbekistan 49.58
Vanuatu 74.48
Venezuela 11.72
Vietnam 62.66
West Bank and Gaza 23.28
Yemen 62.09
Zambia 55.37
Zimbabwe 67.76
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