Indonesia 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.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2019 was 119,115,844, a 0.39% decline from 2018.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2018 was 119,578,640, a 0.35% decline from 2017.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2017 was 119,993,091, a 0.29% decline from 2016.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2016 was 120,343,715, a 0.24% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
India 895,386,226
Pakistan 136,637,556
Indonesia 119,115,844
Bangladesh 102,058,744
Nigeria 98,156,651
Vietnam 61,129,966
Egypt 57,492,249
Philippines 57,140,712
Kenya 38,112,450
Myanmar 37,371,327
Sudan 27,856,005
Sri Lanka 17,750,912
Uzbekistan 16,644,921
Ukraine 13,549,456
Morocco 13,496,743
Ghana 13,168,802
Cambodia 12,561,921
Cameroon 11,135,124
Angola 10,764,270
Zambia 9,989,317
Papua New Guinea 7,613,275
Lao PDR 4,613,903
Honduras 4,119,684
Kyrgyz Republic 4,094,256
Tunisia 3,595,658
Bolivia 3,480,065
Nicaragua 2,699,365
Mauritania 2,058,875
El Salvador 1,758,851
Congo, Rep. 1,755,498
Georgia 1,523,906
Moldova 1,522,135
Lesotho 1,517,760
West Bank and Gaza 1,103,858
Mongolia 1,014,541
Timor-Leste 892,937
Eswatini 872,797
Solomon Islands 507,659
Bhutan 445,554
Vanuatu 223,730
Djibouti 215,011
Cabo Verde 185,906
Micronesia 87,852
Sao Tome and Principe 56,779
Kiribati 53,117
Indonesia Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 119,115,844 44.02 -0.39%
2018 119,578,640 44.68 -0.35%
2017 119,993,091 45.34 -0.29%
2016 120,343,715 46.01 -0.24%
2015 120,631,391 46.69 -0.17%
2014 120,841,853 47.37 -0.11%
2013 120,980,386 48.05 -0.06%
2012 121,055,954 48.72 -0.04%
2011 121,099,662 49.41 -0.02%
2010 121,125,085 50.09 -0.21%
2009 121,376,736 50.87 -0.23%
2008 121,655,453 51.67 -0.21%
2007 121,915,148 52.47 -0.18%
2006 122,139,493 53.26 -0.15%
2005 122,327,562 54.06 -0.12%
2004 122,474,426 54.85 -0.09%
2003 122,589,001 55.64 -0.06%
2002 122,659,350 56.43 -0.02%
2001 122,688,935 57.22 0.01%
2000 122,673,787 58.00 -0.68%
1999 123,516,869 59.21 -0.61%
1998 124,272,054 60.41 -0.53%
1997 124,928,921 61.59 -0.43%
1996 125,468,006 62.77 -0.33%
1995 125,888,256 63.92 -0.23%
1994 126,176,275 65.07 -0.12%
1993 126,328,210 66.19 -0.01%
1992 126,343,244 67.30 0.08%
1991 126,236,865 68.39 0.24%
1990 125,929,927 69.42 0.45%
1989 125,368,355 70.35 0.54%
1988 124,694,864 71.26 0.63%
1987 123,909,299 72.17 0.74%
1986 122,992,365 73.05 0.86%
1985 121,940,179 73.91 0.98%
1984 120,748,393 74.76 1.10%
1983 119,431,289 75.59 1.20%
1982 118,004,459 76.39 1.28%
1981 116,501,674 77.19 1.42%
1980 114,855,966 77.90 1.62%
1979 113,013,166 78.48 1.66%
1978 111,153,040 79.04 1.70%
1977 109,276,080 79.60 1.76%
1976 107,370,484 80.15 1.82%
1975 105,437,131 80.68 1.88%
1974 103,475,755 81.21 1.93%
1973 101,495,984 81.72 1.98%
1972 99,501,646 82.22 2.09%
1971 97,442,085 82.66 2.33%
1970 95,196,835 82.93 2.36%
1969 92,973,066 83.19 2.39%
1968 90,777,934 83.45 2.41%
1967 88,616,894 83.71 2.42%
1966 86,501,178 83.96 2.42%
1965 84,435,896 84.21 2.41%
1964 82,427,273 84.46 2.39%
1963 80,478,907 84.70 2.38%
1962 78,586,960 84.94 2.37%
1961 76,744,911 85.18 2.36%
1960 74,951,697 85.41 %