Burundi Rural Population 1960-2021

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 2019 was 9,989,403, a 2.78% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi rural population for 2018 was 9,719,003, a 2.83% increase from 2017.
  • Burundi rural population for 2017 was 9,451,342, a 2.86% increase from 2016.
  • Burundi rural population for 2016 was 9,188,745, a 2.86% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
Ethiopia 88,290,020
Congo, Dem. Rep. 47,694,888
Tanzania 37,993,578
Uganda 33,485,078
Afghanistan 28,244,481
Nepal 22,843,197
Niger 19,460,484
Mozambique 19,273,930
Yemen 18,292,399
Madagascar 16,758,458
Malawi 15,429,446
Burkina Faso 14,229,029
Chad 12,234,603
Mali 11,178,343
Rwanda 10,440,846
Burundi 9,989,403
Zimbabwe 9,928,163
North Korea 9,718,749
South Sudan 8,860,863
Senegal 8,530,658
Somalia 8,408,044
Guinea 8,109,741
Syrian Arab Republic 7,712,116
Tajikistan 6,775,541
Benin 6,153,002
Haiti 4,934,129
Togo 4,667,728
Sierra Leone 4,493,849
Central African Republic 2,763,121
Liberia 2,388,948
Guinea-Bissau 1,080,000
Gambia 893,748
Comoros 602,734
Burundi Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 9,989,403 86.63 2.74%
2018 9,719,003 86.97 2.79%
2017 9,451,342 87.29 2.82%
2016 9,188,745 87.61 2.82%
2015 8,932,902 87.92 2.81%
2014 8,685,033 88.22 2.80%
2013 8,444,873 88.52 2.81%
2012 8,210,992 88.81 2.85%
2011 7,980,596 89.09 2.90%
2010 7,752,344 89.36 2.96%
2009 7,526,326 89.62 3.00%
2008 7,303,903 89.88 3.02%
2007 7,086,685 90.14 3.02%
2006 6,876,202 90.38 2.98%
2005 6,674,406 90.63 2.96%
2004 6,479,928 90.86 2.92%
2003 6,293,687 91.09 2.76%
2002 6,122,062 91.32 2.46%
2001 5,973,419 91.54 2.04%
2000 5,852,869 91.75 1.54%
1999 5,763,498 91.96 1.09%
1998 5,701,232 92.17 0.80%
1997 5,655,746 92.38 0.80%
1996 5,610,936 92.59 1.00%
1995 5,555,317 92.79 1.27%
1994 5,485,213 92.99 1.52%
1993 5,402,452 93.18 1.76%
1992 5,308,214 93.36 1.95%
1991 5,205,710 93.55 2.09%
1990 5,097,880 93.73 2.22%
1989 4,986,151 93.95 2.41%
1988 4,867,363 94.17 2.55%
1987 4,744,613 94.38 2.62%
1986 4,622,028 94.58 2.61%
1985 4,502,796 94.78 2.57%
1984 4,388,523 94.97 2.52%
1983 4,279,403 95.15 2.47%
1982 4,175,016 95.33 2.44%
1981 4,074,399 95.50 2.42%
1980 3,976,913 95.66 2.42%
1979 3,881,973 95.82 2.37%
1978 3,791,098 96.00 2.26%
1977 3,706,511 96.16 2.03%
1976 3,632,178 96.32 1.71%
1975 3,570,424 96.48 1.33%
1974 3,523,291 96.62 0.99%
1973 3,488,464 96.76 0.85%
1972 3,458,971 96.90 0.98%
1971 3,425,156 97.03 1.32%
1970 3,380,094 97.16 1.77%
1969 3,320,841 97.27 2.16%
1968 3,249,800 97.39 2.43%
1967 3,171,855 97.50 2.47%
1966 3,094,557 97.61 2.33%
1965 3,023,394 97.71 2.16%
1964 2,958,713 97.77 2.02%
1963 2,899,417 97.81 1.91%
1962 2,844,697 97.85 1.87%
1961 2,792,109 97.89 1.89%
1960 2,739,819 97.92 %