Bahrain 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.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2020 was 178,564, a 2.59% increase from 2019.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2019 was 174,062, 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.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
United States 57,119,368
Germany 18,768,241
Italy 17,247,441
Poland 15,164,002
France 12,821,248
United Kingdom 10,819,646
Japan 10,341,204
South Korea 9,623,938
Spain 9,086,766
Canada 7,007,406
Saudi Arabia 5,470,303
Austria 3,678,525
Argentina 3,579,773
Australia 3,534,280
Portugal 3,471,945
Czech Republic 2,775,187
Hungary 2,735,589
Slovak Republic 2,524,162
Chile 2,346,132
Switzerland 2,252,934
Greece 2,173,649
Ireland 1,815,432
Croatia 1,717,915
Panama 1,362,863
Netherlands 1,354,130
UAE 1,281,005
Sweden 1,244,794
Slovenia 942,579
Norway 915,909
Lithuania 893,018
Finland 801,014
Oman 700,833
Denmark 693,004
Israel 683,249
New Zealand 676,263
Trinidad and Tobago 654,766
Latvia 602,505
Estonia 409,580
Cyprus 400,590
Belgium 221,991
Puerto Rico 205,025
Barbados 197,737
Bahrain 178,564
Uruguay 155,797
Channel Islands 120,027
French Polynesia 106,814
Brunei 95,153
New Caledonia 77,460
Antigua and Barbuda 74,001
Bahamas 65,889
Aruba 60,112
Luxembourg 54,041
Seychelles 41,801
Isle of Man 40,052
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,786
Liechtenstein 32,639
Faroe Islands 28,147
Malta 27,609
Iceland 22,359
Qatar 22,040
Curacao 16,955
British Virgin Islands 15,568
Andorra 9,337
Guam 8,544
Greenland 7,169
Northern Mariana Islands 4,721
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,316
Palau 3,440
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,476
San Marino 849
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Bahrain Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 178,564 10.49 2.55%
2019 174,062 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 150,918 11.00 1.88%
2014 148,104 11.09 0.87%
2013 146,823 11.17 0.50%
2012 146,087 11.24 1.10%
2011 144,495 11.31 2.42%
2010 141,037 11.37 4.12%
2009 135,347 11.42 5.70%
2008 127,850 11.47 6.96%
2007 119,256 11.51 7.46%
2006 110,679 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 5.21%
2001 81,132 11.63 4.86%
2000 77,281 11.63 4.35%
1999 73,991 11.62 3.68%
1998 71,318 11.62 3.13%
1997 69,119 11.62 2.80%
1996 67,211 11.62 2.64%
1995 65,457 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 57,975 12.05 1.75%
1988 56,968 12.25 1.95%
1987 55,867 12.44 1.92%
1986 54,805 12.64 1.71%
1985 53,876 12.85 1.37%
1984 53,144 13.05 1.10%
1983 52,561 13.26 1.10%
1982 51,984 13.47 1.54%
1981 51,191 13.68 2.31%
1980 50,022 13.90 3.30%
1979 48,397 14.12 4.24%
1978 46,389 14.34 4.92%
1977 44,160 14.57 5.07%
1976 41,977 14.79 4.70%
1975 40,048 15.03 4.10%
1974 38,439 15.26 3.50%
1973 37,117 15.50 2.90%
1972 36,057 15.74 2.40%
1971 35,203 15.98 2.03%
1970 34,495 16.23 1.61%
1969 33,943 16.47 1.14%
1968 33,559 16.73 0.80%
1967 33,293 16.98 0.70%
1966 33,062 17.24 0.79%
1965 32,801 17.50 1.82%
1964 32,208 17.61 2.53%
1963 31,403 17.63 2.75%
1962 30,551 17.65 2.97%
1961 29,656 17.66 3.22%
1960 28,717 17.68 %