Guinea-Bissau 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.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2019 was 1,080,000, a 1.73% increase from 2018.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2018 was 1,061,609, a 1.78% increase from 2017.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2017 was 1,043,049, a 1.83% increase from 2016.
  • Guinea-Bissau rural population for 2016 was 1,024,313, a 1.88% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Haiti 4,934,129
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Guinea-Bissau Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 1,080,000 56.22 1.72%
2018 1,061,609 56.64 1.76%
2017 1,043,049 57.06 1.81%
2016 1,024,313 57.47 1.86%
2015 1,005,440 57.88 1.91%
2014 986,438 58.29 1.95%
2013 967,362 58.69 1.98%
2012 948,414 59.09 1.98%
2011 929,853 59.49 1.95%
2010 911,869 59.89 1.92%
2009 894,567 60.28 1.88%
2008 877,928 60.68 1.83%
2007 861,973 61.07 1.80%
2006 846,592 61.46 1.77%
2005 831,745 61.84 1.74%
2004 817,360 62.23 1.71%
2003 803,516 62.61 1.66%
2002 790,255 63.00 1.60%
2001 777,715 63.38 1.53%
2000 765,913 63.76 1.44%
1999 754,953 64.14 1.37%
1998 744,708 64.51 1.33%
1997 734,840 64.89 1.36%
1996 724,907 65.26 1.43%
1995 714,604 65.63 1.53%
1994 703,767 66.00 1.62%
1993 692,468 66.37 1.69%
1992 680,869 66.73 0.95%
1991 674,425 67.61 -0.02%
1990 674,588 69.17 0.06%
1989 674,215 70.69 0.14%
1988 673,276 72.16 0.24%
1987 671,668 73.59 0.38%
1986 669,088 74.97 0.55%
1985 665,425 76.30 0.76%
1984 660,369 77.57 0.93%
1983 654,253 78.81 0.93%
1982 648,219 79.99 0.67%
1981 643,912 81.12 0.22%
1980 642,507 82.20 -0.36%
1979 644,804 83.23 -0.04%
1978 645,071 83.54 -0.15%
1977 646,044 83.71 -0.03%
1976 646,245 83.88 0.38%
1975 643,814 84.05 0.89%
1974 638,090 84.22 1.33%
1973 629,636 84.38 1.65%
1972 619,312 84.55 1.76%
1971 608,505 84.71 1.70%
1970 598,268 84.87 1.61%
1969 588,740 85.03 1.56%
1968 579,626 85.19 1.47%
1967 571,140 85.34 1.36%
1966 563,420 85.50 1.23%
1965 556,552 85.65 1.06%
1964 550,694 85.80 0.89%
1963 545,824 85.96 0.80%
1962 541,500 86.11 0.81%
1961 537,150 86.25 0.90%
1960 532,342 86.40 %