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Hot 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 Qatar 7.71% 2009
2 Niger 3.81% 2009
3 Uganda 3.09% 2009
4 Saudi Arabia 2.91% 2009
5 Burkina Faso 2.85% 2009
6 Iraq 2.82% 2009
7 Liberia 2.45% 2009
8 Benin 2.42% 2009
9 Eritrea 2.37% 2009
10 Papua New Guinea 2.36% 2009
11 Tanzania 2.32% 2009
12 Belize 2.31% 2009
13 Comoros 2.3% 2009
14 Equatorial Guinea 2.29% 2009
15 Kenya 2.26% 2009
16 Zambia 2.25% 2009
17 Ethiopia 2.22% 2009
18 Madagascar 2.17% 2009
19 Senegal 2.16% 2009
20 Malawi 2.15% 2009
21 Guinea-Bissau 2.1% 2009
22 Solomon Islands 2.03% 2009
23 Chad 2.02% 2009
24 Oman 1.99% 2009
25 Mauritania 1.98% 2009
26 Sierra Leone 1.91% 2009
27 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.76% 2009
28 Bahrain 1.68% 2009
29 Guinea 1.63% 2009
30 Somalia 1.59% 2009
31 Guatemala 1.56% 2009
32 Mali 1.54% 2009
33 Pakistan 1.48% 2009
34 Kiribati 1.39% 2009
35 Togo 1.23% 2009
36 Antigua and Barbuda 1.22% 2009
37 Kuwait 1.19% 2009
38 Libya 1.17% 2009
39 Honduras 1.1% 2009
40 Swaziland 1.08% 2009
=41 Cote d'Ivoire 1.02% 2009
=41 Mozambique 1.02% 2009
43 Marshall Islands 1% 2009
44 Saint Lucia 0.99% 2009
45 India 0.94% 2009
46 Nigeria 0.89% 2009
47 Cambodia 0.86% 2009
48 Sri Lanka 0.73% 2009
49 Bangladesh 0.72% 2009
50 Nicaragua 0.67% 2009
51 Sudan 0.64% 2009
52 Ghana 0.57% 2009
53 Vietnam 0.56% 2009
54 Angola 0.51% 2009
=55 Australia 0.43% 2009
=55 New Caledonia 0.43% 2009
57 Mauritius 0.4% 2009
58 Bolivia 0.38% 2009
59 Cameroon 0.33% 2009
60 Grenada 0.26% 2009
61 Colombia 0.25% 2009
62 Paraguay 0.24% 2009
63 Laos 0.15% 2009
64 Brunei 0.11% 2009
=65 Jamaica 0.1% 2009
=65 Seychelles 0.1% 2009
67 Thailand 0.05% 2009
68 Tonga 0.04% 2009
69 Trinidad and Tobago 0.0 2009
70 The Bahamas -0.04% 2009
71 Burma -0.07% 2009
72 Cuba -0.09% 2009
73 Costa Rica -0.11% 2009
74 Guyana -0.21% 2009
75 Samoa -0.27% 2009
=76 El Salvador -0.29% 2009
=76 Zimbabwe -0.29% 2009
78 Mexico -0.31% 2009
79 Philippines -0.34% 2009
80 Algeria -0.35% 2009
81 Botswana -0.42% 2009
=82 Suriname -0.47% 2009
=82 Cape Verde -0.47% 2009
84 Fiji -0.49% 2009
85 Barbados -0.54% 2009
86 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -0.64% 2009
87 Maldives -0.71% 2009
88 Dominica -0.76% 2009
89 Ecuador -0.88% 2009
90 Dominican Republic -1.05% 2009
91 Haiti -1.06% 2009
92 Indonesia -1.19% 2009
93 Panama -1.42% 2009
=94 Gabon -1.45% 2009
=94 Djibouti -1.45% 2009
96 Malaysia -1.49% 2009
97 Brazil -2.33% 2009
98 Venezuela -3.63% 2009
99 Virgin Islands -4.39% 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/Hot-countries/People/Density-and-urbanisation/Rural-population-growth/Annual-%

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