Burundi Rural Population 1960-2020

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 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.
  • Burundi rural population for 2015 was 8,932,902, a 2.85% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Ethiopia 86,546,264
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Tanzania 37,296,263
Uganda 32,566,140
Afghanistan 27,695,286
Nepal 22,543,325
Mozambique 18,880,955
Niger 18,756,694
Yemen 18,056,198
Madagascar 16,495,131
Malawi 15,070,382
Burkina Faso 13,952,879
Chad 11,908,736
Mali 10,997,144
Rwanda 10,184,652
Zimbabwe 9,788,355
North Korea 9,734,737
Burundi 9,719,003
South Sudan 8,822,993
Senegal 8,372,370
Somalia 8,258,837
Guinea 7,927,783
Syrian Arab Republic 7,749,502
Tajikistan 6,631,416
Benin 6,051,242
Haiti 4,974,507
Togo 4,599,184
Sierra Leone 4,432,882
Central African Republic 2,736,177
Liberia 2,354,022
Guinea-Bissau 1,061,609
Gambia 883,084
Comoros 591,240
Burundi Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
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 1.94%