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 2020 was 118,597,107, a 0.44% decline from 2019.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2019 was 119,115,843, a 0.39% decline from 2018.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2018 was 119,581,818, a 0.34% decline from 2017.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2017 was 119,995,396, a 0.29% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
India 898,024,053
Pakistan 138,797,696
Indonesia 118,597,107
Bangladesh 101,815,917
Nigeria 99,033,580
Vietnam 60,992,356
Egypt 58,552,675
Philippines 57,630,884
Kenya 38,718,025
Myanmar 37,466,040
Sudan 28,391,086
Sri Lanka 17,817,298
Uzbekistan 16,973,620
Morocco 13,460,542
Ukraine 13,413,416
Ghana 13,252,922
Cambodia 12,667,630
Cameroon 11,266,065
Angola 10,903,384
Zambia 10,179,380
Papua New Guinea 7,753,046
Lao PDR 4,635,257
Kyrgyz Republic 4,162,200
Honduras 4,124,378
Tunisia 3,596,642
Bolivia 3,487,551
Nicaragua 2,715,272
Mauritania 2,077,143
Congo, Rep. 1,775,225
El Salvador 1,722,476
Lesotho 1,520,399
Georgia 1,505,916
Moldova 1,496,110
West Bank and Gaza 1,118,249
Mongolia 1,027,515
Timor-Leste 905,506
Eswatini 879,741
Solomon Islands 517,425
Bhutan 445,097
Vanuatu 228,750
Djibouti 216,748
Cabo Verde 185,411
Micronesia 88,643
Sao Tome and Principe 56,206
Kiribati 53,041
Indonesia Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 118,597,107 43.36 -0.44%
2019 119,115,843 44.02 -0.39%
2018 119,581,818 44.68 -0.35%
2017 119,995,396 45.34 -0.29%
2016 120,344,709 46.01 -0.24%
2015 120,631,391 46.69 -0.17%
2014 120,841,413 47.37 -0.11%
2013 120,979,863 48.05 -0.06%
2012 121,055,613 48.72 -0.04%
2011 121,099,554 49.41 -0.02%
2010 121,125,090 50.09 -0.21%
2009 121,376,731 50.87 -0.23%
2008 121,655,449 51.67 -0.21%
2007 121,915,144 52.47 -0.18%
2006 122,139,493 53.26 -0.15%
2005 122,327,561 54.06 -0.12%
2004 122,474,421 54.85 -0.09%
2003 122,589,003 55.64 -0.06%
2002 122,659,348 56.43 -0.02%
2001 122,688,936 57.22 0.01%
2000 122,673,786 58.00 -0.68%
1999 123,516,870 59.21 -0.61%
1998 124,272,057 60.41 -0.53%
1997 124,928,920 61.59 -0.43%
1996 125,468,008 62.77 -0.33%
1995 125,888,254 63.92 -0.23%
1994 126,176,272 65.07 -0.12%
1993 126,328,216 66.19 -0.01%
1992 126,343,244 67.30 0.08%
1991 126,236,861 68.39 0.24%
1990 125,929,924 69.42 0.45%
1989 125,368,353 70.35 0.54%
1988 124,694,863 71.26 0.63%
1987 123,909,294 72.17 0.74%
1986 122,992,365 73.05 0.86%
1985 121,940,180 73.91 0.98%
1984 120,748,398 74.76 1.10%
1983 119,431,290 75.59 1.20%
1982 118,004,463 76.39 1.28%
1981 116,501,667 77.19 1.42%
1980 114,855,965 77.90 1.62%
1979 113,013,165 78.48 1.66%
1978 111,153,041 79.04 1.70%
1977 109,276,079 79.60 1.76%
1976 107,370,483 80.15 1.82%
1975 105,437,133 80.68 1.88%
1974 103,475,744 81.21 1.93%
1973 101,495,989 81.72 1.98%
1972 99,501,647 82.22 2.09%
1971 97,442,086 82.66 2.33%
1970 95,196,835 82.93 2.36%
1969 92,973,069 83.19 2.39%
1968 90,777,936 83.45 2.41%
1967 88,616,898 83.71 2.42%
1966 86,501,175 83.96 2.42%
1965 84,435,902 84.21 2.41%
1964 82,427,269 84.46 2.39%
1963 80,478,905 84.70 2.38%
1962 78,586,956 84.94 2.37%
1961 76,744,913 85.18 2.36%
1960 74,951,696 85.41 %