Central African Republic 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.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2020 was 2,791,700, a 1.03% increase from 2019.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2019 was 2,763,118, a 0.98% increase from 2018.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2018 was 2,736,176, a 0.87% increase from 2017.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2017 was 2,712,573, a 0.67% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Central African Republic Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 2,791,700 57.80 1.03%
2019 2,763,118 58.23 0.98%
2018 2,736,176 58.64 0.87%
2017 2,712,573 59.02 0.67%
2016 2,694,567 59.38 0.41%
2015 2,683,457 59.72 0.12%
2014 2,680,333 60.04 -0.13%
2013 2,683,757 60.34 -0.20%
2012 2,688,997 60.61 -0.02%
2011 2,689,405 60.87 0.35%
2010 2,680,138 61.10 0.78%
2009 2,659,223 61.31 1.19%
2008 2,627,865 61.49 1.51%
2007 2,588,531 61.66 1.69%
2006 2,545,259 61.81 1.75%
2005 2,501,009 61.93 1.80%
2004 2,456,474 62.03 1.88%
2003 2,410,837 62.12 1.93%
2002 2,364,848 62.20 2.00%
2001 2,318,072 62.28 2.09%
2000 2,270,203 62.36 2.16%
1999 2,221,734 62.44 2.22%
1998 2,173,047 62.53 2.29%
1997 2,123,866 62.61 2.38%
1996 2,073,866 62.69 2.49%
1995 2,022,833 62.77 2.63%
1994 1,970,390 62.85 2.75%
1993 1,917,002 62.93 2.77%
1992 1,864,703 63.01 2.64%
1991 1,816,165 63.09 2.40%
1990 1,773,158 63.18 2.07%
1989 1,736,842 63.26 1.59%
1988 1,709,461 63.46 1.23%
1987 1,688,523 63.79 1.34%
1986 1,665,999 64.13 1.64%
1985 1,638,886 64.47 2.02%
1984 1,606,041 64.80 2.35%
1983 1,568,685 65.14 2.57%
1982 1,528,900 65.47 2.58%
1981 1,489,957 65.80 2.42%
1980 1,454,348 66.13 2.20%
1979 1,422,633 66.45 2.02%
1978 1,394,120 66.78 1.83%
1977 1,368,843 67.10 1.65%
1976 1,346,489 67.43 1.06%
1975 1,332,257 68.03 0.40%
1974 1,326,960 68.96 0.23%
1973 1,323,875 69.87 0.17%
1972 1,321,683 70.76 0.23%
1971 1,318,620 71.64 0.41%
1970 1,313,234 72.51 0.64%
1969 1,304,890 73.36 0.84%
1968 1,293,933 74.19 0.99%
1967 1,281,229 75.00 1.09%
1966 1,267,278 75.75 1.05%
1965 1,254,064 76.48 0.98%
1964 1,241,805 77.20 0.93%
1963 1,230,333 77.90 0.88%
1962 1,219,520 78.58 0.83%
1961 1,209,385 79.25 0.79%
1960 1,199,833 79.90 %