Congo, Rep. 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.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2019 was 1,755,498, a 1.18% increase from 2018.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2018 was 1,735,045, a 1.22% increase from 2017.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2017 was 1,714,181, a 1.22% increase from 2016.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2016 was 1,693,490, a 1.21% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
India 895,386,226
Pakistan 136,637,556
Indonesia 119,115,844
Bangladesh 102,058,744
Nigeria 98,156,651
Vietnam 61,129,966
Egypt 57,492,249
Philippines 57,140,712
Kenya 38,112,450
Myanmar 37,371,327
Sudan 27,856,005
Sri Lanka 17,750,912
Uzbekistan 16,644,921
Ukraine 13,549,456
Morocco 13,496,743
Ghana 13,168,802
Cambodia 12,561,921
Cameroon 11,135,124
Angola 10,764,270
Zambia 9,989,317
Papua New Guinea 7,613,275
Lao PDR 4,613,903
Honduras 4,119,684
Kyrgyz Republic 4,094,256
Tunisia 3,595,658
Bolivia 3,480,065
Nicaragua 2,699,365
Mauritania 2,058,875
El Salvador 1,758,851
Congo, Rep. 1,755,498
Georgia 1,523,906
Moldova 1,522,135
Lesotho 1,517,760
West Bank and Gaza 1,103,858
Mongolia 1,014,541
Timor-Leste 892,937
Eswatini 872,797
Solomon Islands 507,659
Bhutan 445,554
Vanuatu 223,730
Djibouti 215,011
Cabo Verde 185,906
Micronesia 87,852
Sao Tome and Principe 56,779
Kiribati 53,117
Congo, Rep. Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 1,755,498 32.63 1.17%
2018 1,735,045 33.08 1.21%
2017 1,714,181 33.54 1.21%
2016 1,693,490 34.00 1.20%
2015 1,673,265 34.46 1.16%
2014 1,653,914 34.92 1.14%
2013 1,635,209 35.37 1.18%
2012 1,616,049 35.83 1.32%
2011 1,594,801 36.29 1.55%
2010 1,570,340 36.74 1.82%
2009 1,542,085 37.20 2.07%
2008 1,510,485 37.65 2.24%
2007 1,477,073 38.11 2.26%
2006 1,444,089 38.56 2.15%
2005 1,413,317 39.01 1.99%
2004 1,385,476 39.47 1.84%
2003 1,360,180 39.92 1.73%
2002 1,336,834 40.38 1.70%
2001 1,314,333 40.84 1.73%
2000 1,291,777 41.31 1.77%
1999 1,269,123 41.77 1.79%
1998 1,246,599 42.23 1.80%
1997 1,224,357 42.70 1.79%
1996 1,202,578 43.17 1.88%
1995 1,180,134 43.59 1.86%
1994 1,158,337 44.00 1.85%
1993 1,137,096 44.42 1.83%
1992 1,116,445 44.84 1.82%
1991 1,096,263 45.26 1.82%
1990 1,076,463 45.68 1.82%
1989 1,057,035 46.10 1.82%
1988 1,037,966 46.52 1.83%
1987 1,019,131 46.94 1.86%
1986 1,000,372 47.36 1.90%
1985 981,530 47.78 1.46%
1984 967,344 48.44 0.98%
1983 957,938 49.37 1.05%
1982 947,960 50.29 1.10%
1981 937,631 51.22 1.13%
1980 927,068 52.14 1.16%
1979 916,413 53.07 1.19%
1978 905,592 53.99 1.22%
1977 894,582 54.91 1.27%
1976 883,320 55.82 1.31%
1975 871,836 56.74 1.36%
1974 860,065 57.64 1.50%
1973 847,250 58.49 1.59%
1972 833,857 59.29 1.60%
1971 820,646 60.08 1.59%
1970 807,688 60.87 1.58%
1969 795,055 61.66 1.56%
1968 782,735 62.43 1.54%
1967 770,799 63.20 1.52%
1966 759,174 63.97 1.50%
1965 747,851 64.73 1.48%
1964 736,835 65.48 1.45%
1963 726,194 66.22 1.43%
1962 715,908 66.96 1.39%
1961 706,002 67.68 1.36%
1960 696,475 68.40 1.32%