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Former British colonies Compared by People > Density and urbanisation > Rural population growth > Annual %

DEFINITION: Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the difference between total population and urban population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 7.71% 2009
2 Uganda 3.09% 2009
3 Jordan 3.04% 2009
4 Tanzania 2.32% 2009
5 Belize 2.31% 2009
6 Kenya 2.26% 2009
7 Zambia 2.25% 2009
8 United Arab Emirates 2.23% 2009
9 Malawi 2.15% 2009
10 Sierra Leone 1.91% 2009
11 Bahrain 1.68% 2009
12 Somalia 1.59% 2009
13 Pakistan 1.48% 2009
14 Israel 1.38% 2009
15 Antigua and Barbuda 1.22% 2009
16 Kuwait 1.19% 2009
17 Swaziland 1.08% 2009
18 Namibia 1% 2009
19 Saint Lucia 0.99% 2009
20 India 0.94% 2009
21 Nigeria 0.89% 2009
22 Canada 0.77% 2009
23 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.76% 2009
=24 The Gambia 0.73% 2009
=24 Sri Lanka 0.73% 2009
26 Bangladesh 0.72% 2009
27 Sudan 0.64% 2009
28 Ghana 0.57% 2009
29 Australia 0.43% 2009
30 Grenada 0.26% 2009
31 New Zealand 0.2% 2009
32 Brunei 0.11% 2009
33 Jamaica 0.1% 2009
34 Trinidad and Tobago 0.0 2009
35 The Bahamas -0.04% 2009
36 Burma -0.07% 2009
37 Lesotho -0.12% 2009
38 Guyana -0.21% 2009
39 Bhutan -0.26% 2009
40 Zimbabwe -0.29% 2009
41 Botswana -0.42% 2009
42 Fiji -0.49% 2009
43 Barbados -0.54% 2009
44 United States -0.69% 2009
45 Maldives -0.71% 2009
46 Dominica -0.76% 2009
47 Malaysia -1.49% 2009

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"Countries Compared by People > Density and urbanisation > Rural population growth > Annual %. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank Staff estimates based on United Nations, World Urbanisation Prospects. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/People/Density-and-urbanisation/Rural-population-growth/Annual-%

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