Ecuador 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.
  • Ecuador rural population for 2020 was 6,322,214, a 1.04% increase from 2019.
  • Ecuador rural population for 2019 was 6,256,949, a 1.23% increase from 2018.
  • Ecuador rural population for 2018 was 6,180,950, a 1.36% increase from 2017.
  • Ecuador rural population for 2017 was 6,098,120, a 1.4% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Ecuador 6,322,214
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Ecuador Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 6,322,214 35.83 1.04%
2019 6,256,949 36.01 1.22%
2018 6,180,950 36.18 1.35%
2017 6,098,120 36.33 1.39%
2016 6,013,650 36.47 1.33%
2015 5,933,924 36.60 1.24%
2014 5,860,544 36.74 1.17%
2013 5,792,131 36.88 1.13%
2012 5,727,274 37.01 1.13%
2011 5,662,951 37.15 1.11%
2010 5,600,647 37.31 1.07%
2009 5,541,143 37.51 1.11%
2008 5,479,974 37.70 1.14%
2007 5,417,822 37.90 1.15%
2006 5,355,639 38.09 1.16%
2005 5,293,775 38.29 1.16%
2004 5,232,707 38.49 1.17%
2003 5,171,926 38.68 1.20%
2002 5,110,442 38.88 0.94%
2001 5,062,676 39.20 0.56%
2000 5,034,533 39.70 0.64%
1999 5,002,226 40.20 0.73%
1998 4,965,867 40.71 0.81%
1997 4,925,793 41.22 0.87%
1996 4,882,913 41.72 0.92%
1995 4,837,991 42.23 0.98%
1994 4,790,971 42.75 1.03%
1993 4,741,928 43.26 1.08%
1992 4,690,879 43.77 1.13%
1991 4,638,364 44.29 0.95%
1990 4,594,711 44.91 0.66%
1989 4,564,486 45.68 0.72%
1988 4,531,855 46.45 0.76%
1987 4,497,507 47.23 0.81%
1986 4,461,041 48.01 0.86%
1985 4,422,897 48.79 0.91%
1984 4,382,997 49.56 0.94%
1983 4,341,793 50.34 0.87%
1982 4,304,097 51.18 0.75%
1981 4,271,958 52.11 0.81%
1980 4,237,380 53.04 0.87%
1979 4,200,753 53.97 0.93%
1978 4,161,880 54.89 0.99%
1977 4,120,776 55.81 1.06%
1976 4,077,204 56.72 1.13%
1975 4,031,323 57.64 1.21%
1974 3,982,839 58.54 1.85%
1973 3,909,900 59.11 1.93%
1972 3,834,995 59.65 1.97%
1971 3,760,135 60.19 2.01%
1970 3,685,446 60.72 2.03%
1969 3,611,267 61.26 2.06%
1968 3,537,477 61.79 2.08%
1967 3,464,667 62.31 2.09%
1966 3,392,889 62.84 2.09%
1965 3,322,586 63.36 2.09%
1964 3,253,848 63.88 2.08%
1963 3,186,853 64.39 2.02%
1962 3,123,091 64.94 1.94%
1961 3,063,174 65.53 1.94%
1960 3,004,358 66.12 %