Bahrain 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.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2019 was 174,063, a 3.53% increase from 2018.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2018 was 168,134, a 4.06% increase from 2017.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2017 was 161,569, a 3.87% increase from 2016.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2016 was 155,554, a 3.07% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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United States 57,576,495
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Italy 17,645,430
Poland 15,174,300
France 12,936,523
United Kingdom 10,926,089
Japan 10,482,515
South Korea 9,602,379
Spain 9,149,372
Canada 6,960,780
Saudi Arabia 5,460,690
Austria 3,682,651
Argentina 3,599,141
Australia 3,519,551
Portugal 3,515,838
Czech Republic 2,782,553
Hungary 2,770,367
Slovak Republic 2,523,654
Chile 2,341,903
Switzerland 2,242,404
Greece 2,208,848
Ireland 1,808,321
Croatia 1,739,182
Netherlands 1,408,121
Panama 1,356,355
UAE 1,290,785
Sweden 1,264,288
Slovenia 943,292
Norway 929,678
Lithuania 895,831
Finland 803,426
Oman 724,209
Denmark 698,575
Israel 678,907
New Zealand 658,140
Trinidad and Tobago 653,029
Latvia 607,846
Estonia 410,566
Cyprus 397,867
Belgium 224,973
Puerto Rico 205,163
Barbados 197,594
Bahrain 174,063
Uruguay 158,340
Channel Islands 118,978
French Polynesia 106,417
Brunei 95,574
New Caledonia 83,163
Antigua and Barbuda 73,318
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Aruba 60,019
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St. Kitts and Nevis 36,562
Liechtenstein 32,555
Faroe Islands 28,124
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Qatar 22,996
Iceland 22,203
Curacao 17,175
British Virgin Islands 15,581
Andorra 9,269
Guam 8,601
Greenland 7,280
Northern Mariana Islands 4,744
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,444
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Turks and Caicos Islands 2,536
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Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
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Bahrain Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 174,063 10.61 3.47%
2018 168,134 10.71 3.98%
2017 161,569 10.81 3.79%
2016 155,554 10.91 3.03%
2015 150,917 11.00 1.88%
2014 148,104 11.09 0.87%
2013 146,823 11.17 0.50%
2012 146,088 11.24 1.10%
2011 144,495 11.31 2.42%
2010 141,036 11.37 4.12%
2009 135,348 11.42 5.70%
2008 127,849 11.47 6.96%
2007 119,255 11.51 7.46%
2006 110,678 11.55 7.24%
2005 102,947 11.58 6.71%
2004 96,270 11.60 6.22%
2003 90,463 11.62 5.67%
2002 85,475 11.63 5.22%
2001 81,131 11.63 4.86%
2000 77,281 11.63 4.35%
1999 73,992 11.62 3.68%
1998 71,318 11.62 3.13%
1997 69,119 11.62 2.80%
1996 67,212 11.62 2.65%
1995 65,456 11.61 2.57%
1994 63,796 11.61 2.49%
1993 62,227 11.61 2.50%
1992 60,688 11.60 1.99%
1991 59,494 11.67 1.14%
1990 58,817 11.86 1.44%
1989 57,976 12.05 1.75%
1988 56,968 12.25 1.96%
1987 55,865 12.44 1.92%
1986 54,805 12.64 1.71%
1985 53,876 12.85 1.37%
1984 53,143 13.05 1.10%
1983 52,562 13.26 1.11%
1982 51,984 13.47 1.54%
1981 51,191 13.68 2.31%
1980 50,021 13.90 3.30%
1979 48,396 14.12 4.24%
1978 46,389 14.34 4.92%
1977 44,160 14.57 5.07%
1976 41,978 14.79 4.71%
1975 40,048 15.03 4.10%
1974 38,439 15.26 3.50%
1973 37,117 15.50 2.89%
1972 36,058 15.74 2.40%
1971 35,204 15.98 2.03%
1970 34,495 16.23 1.61%
1969 33,944 16.47 1.14%
1968 33,559 16.73 0.80%
1967 33,293 16.98 0.70%
1966 33,061 17.24 0.79%
1965 32,800 17.50 1.82%
1964 32,208 17.61 2.53%
1963 31,403 17.63 2.75%
1962 30,551 17.65 2.98%
1961 29,655 17.66 3.21%
1960 28,717 17.68 %