Burundi Rural Population 1960-2022

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. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Burundi rural population for 2020 was 10,260,793, a 2.72% increase from 2019.
  • Burundi rural population for 2019 was 9,989,400, a 2.78% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi rural population for 2018 was 9,719,004, a 2.83% increase from 2017.
  • Burundi rural population for 2017 was 9,451,330, a 2.86% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
Ethiopia 90,022,234
Congo, Dem. Rep. 48,687,370
Tanzania 38,691,642
Uganda 34,326,791
Afghanistan 28,796,851
Nepal 23,141,618
Niger 20,182,041
Mozambique 19,667,795
Yemen 18,519,540
Madagascar 17,020,562
Malawi 15,796,178
Burkina Faso 14,505,412
Chad 12,562,497
Mali 11,358,895
Rwanda 10,694,380
Burundi 10,260,793
Zimbabwe 10,070,822
North Korea 9,697,732
South Sudan 8,932,708
Senegal 8,686,416
Somalia 8,559,929
Guinea 8,290,075
Syrian Arab Republic 7,792,168
Tajikistan 6,914,218
Benin 6,253,752
Haiti 4,893,055
Togo 4,735,438
Sierra Leone 4,553,024
Central African Republic 2,791,700
Liberia 2,423,184
Guinea-Bissau 1,098,222
Gambia 904,267
Comoros 614,108
Burundi Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 10,260,793 86.29 2.68%
2019 9,989,400 86.63 2.74%
2018 9,719,004 86.97 2.79%
2017 9,451,330 87.29 2.82%
2016 9,188,748 87.61 2.82%
2015 8,932,905 87.92 2.81%
2014 8,685,036 88.22 2.80%
2013 8,444,885 88.52 2.81%
2012 8,210,996 88.81 2.85%
2011 7,980,596 89.09 2.90%
2010 7,752,348 89.36 2.96%
2009 7,526,320 89.62 3.00%
2008 7,303,905 89.88 3.02%
2007 7,086,696 90.14 3.02%
2006 6,876,203 90.38 2.98%
2005 6,674,402 90.63 2.96%
2004 6,479,923 90.86 2.92%
2003 6,293,693 91.09 2.76%
2002 6,122,066 91.32 2.46%
2001 5,973,420 91.54 2.04%
2000 5,852,869 91.75 1.54%
1999 5,763,505 91.96 1.09%
1998 5,701,234 92.17 0.80%
1997 5,655,746 92.38 0.80%
1996 5,610,935 92.59 1.00%
1995 5,555,318 92.79 1.27%
1994 5,485,211 92.99 1.52%
1993 5,402,453 93.18 1.76%
1992 5,308,218 93.36 1.95%
1991 5,205,707 93.55 2.09%
1990 5,097,882 93.73 2.22%
1989 4,986,151 93.95 2.41%
1988 4,867,368 94.17 2.55%
1987 4,744,618 94.38 2.62%
1986 4,622,030 94.58 2.61%
1985 4,502,791 94.78 2.57%
1984 4,388,516 94.97 2.52%
1983 4,279,413 95.15 2.47%
1982 4,175,019 95.33 2.44%
1981 4,074,399 95.50 2.42%
1980 3,976,911 95.66 2.42%
1979 3,881,978 95.82 2.37%
1978 3,791,096 96.00 2.26%
1977 3,706,512 96.16 2.03%
1976 3,632,177 96.32 1.71%
1975 3,570,423 96.48 1.33%
1974 3,523,288 96.62 0.99%
1973 3,488,458 96.76 0.85%
1972 3,458,960 96.90 0.98%
1971 3,425,159 97.03 1.32%
1970 3,380,090 97.16 1.77%
1969 3,320,846 97.27 2.16%
1968 3,249,803 97.39 2.43%
1967 3,171,852 97.50 2.47%
1966 3,094,563 97.61 2.33%
1965 3,023,393 97.71 2.16%
1964 2,958,715 97.77 2.02%
1963 2,899,406 97.81 1.91%
1962 2,844,696 97.85 1.87%
1961 2,792,109 97.89 1.89%
1960 2,739,812 97.92 %