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High income OECD countries 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 Luxembourg 2.47% 2009
2 Slovenia 1.62% 2009
3 Iceland 1.6% 2009
4 Israel 1.38% 2009
5 Switzerland 1.04% 2009
6 Norway 0.98% 2009
7 Spain 0.88% 2009
8 Czech Republic 0.87% 2009
9 Ireland 0.84% 2009
10 Canada 0.77% 2009
11 Australia 0.43% 2009
=12 Sweden 0.26% 2009
=12 Italy 0.26% 2009
14 New Zealand 0.2% 2009
15 Poland 0.17% 2009
16 Belgium 0.02% 2009
17 Slovakia -0.1% 2009
18 Greece -0.12% 2009
19 United Kingdom -0.13% 2009
20 Estonia -0.14% 2009
21 Austria -0.24% 2009
22 Finland -0.36% 2009
23 France -0.43% 2009
24 Germany -0.49% 2009
25 Japan -0.55% 2009
26 United States -0.69% 2009
27 Denmark -1.38% 2009
28 Portugal -1.41% 2009
29 Chile -1.47% 2009
30 Netherlands -2.63% 2009

Citation

"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/High-income-OECD-countries/People/Density-and-urbanisation/Rural-population-growth/Annual-%

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