Guinea-Bissau 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.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2020 was 1,098,222, a 1.69% increase from 2019.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2019 was 1,079,997, a 1.73% increase from 2018.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2018 was 1,061,606, a 1.78% increase from 2017.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2017 was 1,043,049, a 1.83% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Guinea-Bissau 1,098,222
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Guinea-Bissau Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 1,098,222 55.80 1.67%
2019 1,079,997 56.22 1.72%
2018 1,061,606 56.64 1.76%
2017 1,043,049 57.06 1.81%
2016 1,024,311 57.47 1.86%
2015 1,005,443 57.88 1.91%
2014 986,435 58.29 1.95%
2013 967,363 58.69 1.98%
2012 948,415 59.09 1.98%
2011 929,858 59.49 1.95%
2010 911,872 59.89 1.92%
2009 894,566 60.28 1.88%
2008 877,928 60.68 1.83%
2007 861,974 61.07 1.80%
2006 846,593 61.46 1.77%
2005 831,746 61.84 1.74%
2004 817,360 62.23 1.71%
2003 803,511 62.61 1.66%
2002 790,256 63.00 1.60%
2001 777,715 63.38 1.53%
2000 765,916 63.76 1.44%
1999 754,954 64.14 1.37%
1998 744,708 64.51 1.33%
1997 734,837 64.89 1.36%
1996 724,909 65.26 1.43%
1995 714,601 65.63 1.53%
1994 703,766 66.00 1.62%
1993 692,466 66.37 1.69%
1992 680,871 66.73 0.95%
1991 674,425 67.61 -0.02%
1990 674,591 69.17 0.06%
1989 674,209 70.69 0.14%
1988 673,277 72.16 0.24%
1987 671,669 73.59 0.38%
1986 669,094 74.97 0.55%
1985 665,425 76.30 0.76%
1984 660,369 77.57 0.93%
1983 654,257 78.81 0.93%
1982 648,216 79.99 0.67%
1981 643,910 81.12 0.22%
1980 642,508 82.20 -0.36%
1979 644,804 83.23 -0.04%
1978 645,066 83.54 -0.15%
1977 646,040 83.71 -0.03%
1976 646,240 83.88 0.38%
1975 643,810 84.05 0.89%
1974 638,085 84.22 1.33%
1973 629,640 84.38 1.65%
1972 619,306 84.55 1.76%
1971 608,500 84.71 1.70%
1970 598,266 84.87 1.61%
1969 588,740 85.03 1.56%
1968 579,625 85.19 1.47%
1967 571,145 85.34 1.36%
1966 563,424 85.50 1.23%
1965 556,556 85.65 1.06%
1964 550,702 85.80 0.89%
1963 545,821 85.96 0.80%
1962 541,495 86.11 0.81%
1961 537,144 86.25 0.90%
1960 532,345 86.40 %