Gabon 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.
  • Gabon rural population for 2019 was 222,885, a 1.06% decline from 2018.
  • Gabon rural population for 2018 was 225,279, a 1.03% decline from 2017.
  • Gabon rural population for 2017 was 227,626, a 0.91% decline from 2016.
  • Gabon rural population for 2016 was 229,721, a 0.74% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Gabon Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 222,885 10.26 -1.07%
2018 225,279 10.63 -1.04%
2017 227,626 11.02 -0.92%
2016 229,721 11.44 -0.74%
2015 231,424 11.88 -0.52%
2014 232,630 12.35 -0.32%
2013 233,385 12.84 -0.20%
2012 233,862 13.37 -0.19%
2011 234,299 13.91 -0.28%
2010 234,964 14.47 -0.46%
2009 236,045 15.05 -0.62%
2008 237,515 15.64 -0.80%
2007 239,411 16.26 -0.91%
2006 241,596 16.89 -1.00%
2005 244,014 17.55 -1.09%
2004 246,689 18.22 -1.21%
2003 249,696 18.92 -1.28%
2002 252,922 19.63 -1.29%
2001 256,217 20.37 -1.25%
2000 259,442 21.12 -1.20%
1999 262,568 21.90 -1.12%
1998 265,534 22.69 -1.05%
1997 268,329 23.51 -0.98%
1996 270,960 24.35 -0.91%
1995 273,439 25.20 -0.83%
1994 275,722 26.08 -0.84%
1993 278,050 27.00 -1.85%
1992 283,239 28.25 -1.75%
1991 288,227 29.54 -1.64%
1990 292,984 30.86 -1.53%
1989 297,509 32.21 -1.42%
1988 301,778 33.59 -1.34%
1987 305,853 35.00 -0.85%
1986 308,474 36.29 -0.81%
1985 310,976 37.60 -0.77%
1984 313,383 38.92 -0.75%
1983 315,741 40.27 -0.72%
1982 318,009 41.63 -0.69%
1981 320,219 43.00 -2.75%
1980 329,157 45.32 -2.60%
1979 337,830 47.66 -2.43%
1978 346,142 50.02 -2.28%
1977 354,134 52.37 -2.15%
1976 361,820 54.71 -2.04%
1975 369,283 57.03 -1.94%
1974 376,523 59.32 -1.84%
1973 383,532 61.57 -1.69%
1972 390,078 63.77 -1.48%
1971 395,912 65.92 -1.21%
1970 400,734 68.00 -0.56%
1969 402,983 69.76 -0.34%
1968 404,336 71.47 -0.19%
1967 405,111 73.12 -0.15%
1966 405,721 74.70 -0.21%
1965 406,554 76.23 -0.29%
1964 407,749 77.68 -0.38%
1963 409,287 79.08 -0.44%
1962 411,105 80.41 -0.48%
1961 413,086 81.67 -0.17%
1960 413,777 82.60 %