Congo, Rep. 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.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2020 was 1,775,225, a 1.12% increase from 2019.
  • Congo, Rep. rural population for 2019 was 1,755,497, 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 1,714,180, a 1.22% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
India 898,024,053
Pakistan 138,797,696
Indonesia 118,597,107
Bangladesh 101,815,917
Nigeria 99,033,580
Vietnam 60,992,356
Egypt 58,552,675
Philippines 57,630,884
Kenya 38,718,025
Myanmar 37,466,040
Sudan 28,391,086
Sri Lanka 17,817,298
Uzbekistan 16,973,620
Morocco 13,460,542
Ukraine 13,413,416
Ghana 13,252,922
Cambodia 12,667,630
Cameroon 11,266,065
Angola 10,903,384
Zambia 10,179,380
Papua New Guinea 7,753,046
Lao PDR 4,635,257
Kyrgyz Republic 4,162,200
Honduras 4,124,378
Tunisia 3,596,642
Bolivia 3,487,551
Nicaragua 2,715,272
Mauritania 2,077,143
Congo, Rep. 1,775,225
El Salvador 1,722,476
Lesotho 1,520,399
Georgia 1,505,916
Moldova 1,496,110
West Bank and Gaza 1,118,249
Mongolia 1,027,515
Timor-Leste 905,506
Eswatini 879,741
Solomon Islands 517,425
Bhutan 445,097
Vanuatu 228,750
Djibouti 216,748
Cabo Verde 185,411
Micronesia 88,643
Sao Tome and Principe 56,206
Kiribati 53,041
Congo, Rep. Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 1,775,225 32.17 1.12%
2019 1,755,497 32.63 1.17%
2018 1,735,045 33.08 1.21%
2017 1,714,180 33.54 1.21%
2016 1,693,489 34.00 1.20%
2015 1,673,264 34.46 1.16%
2014 1,653,911 34.92 1.14%
2013 1,635,208 35.37 1.18%
2012 1,616,049 35.83 1.32%
2011 1,594,800 36.29 1.55%
2010 1,570,342 36.74 1.82%
2009 1,542,089 37.20 2.07%
2008 1,510,485 37.65 2.24%
2007 1,477,074 38.11 2.26%
2006 1,444,090 38.56 2.15%
2005 1,413,317 39.01 1.99%
2004 1,385,476 39.47 1.84%
2003 1,360,177 39.92 1.73%
2002 1,336,829 40.38 1.70%
2001 1,314,331 40.84 1.73%
2000 1,291,781 41.31 1.77%
1999 1,269,123 41.77 1.79%
1998 1,246,600 42.23 1.80%
1997 1,224,359 42.70 1.79%
1996 1,202,581 43.17 1.88%
1995 1,180,132 43.59 1.86%
1994 1,158,337 44.00 1.85%
1993 1,137,099 44.42 1.83%
1992 1,116,442 44.84 1.82%
1991 1,096,266 45.26 1.82%
1990 1,076,465 45.68 1.82%
1989 1,057,033 46.10 1.82%
1988 1,037,965 46.52 1.83%
1987 1,019,130 46.94 1.86%
1986 1,000,371 47.36 1.90%
1985 981,528 47.78 1.46%
1984 967,344 48.44 0.98%
1983 957,944 49.37 1.05%
1982 947,959 50.29 1.10%
1981 937,630 51.22 1.13%
1980 927,067 52.14 1.16%
1979 916,413 53.07 1.19%
1978 905,588 53.99 1.22%
1977 894,587 54.91 1.27%
1976 883,321 55.82 1.31%
1975 871,838 56.74 1.36%
1974 860,065 57.64 1.50%
1973 847,247 58.49 1.59%
1972 833,849 59.29 1.60%
1971 820,641 60.08 1.59%
1970 807,694 60.87 1.58%
1969 795,053 61.66 1.56%
1968 782,736 62.43 1.54%
1967 770,802 63.20 1.52%
1966 759,173 63.97 1.50%
1965 747,849 64.73 1.48%
1964 736,837 65.48 1.46%
1963 726,194 66.22 1.43%
1962 715,907 66.96 1.39%
1961 706,004 67.68 1.36%
1960 696,476 68.40 %