Lebanon 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.
  • Lebanon rural population for 2020 was 755,918, a 1.92% decline from 2019.
  • Lebanon rural population for 2019 was 770,719, a 1.5% decline from 2018.
  • Lebanon rural population for 2018 was 782,453, a 0.84% decline from 2017.
  • Lebanon rural population for 2017 was 789,070, a 0.15% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lebanon Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 755,918 11.08 -1.94%
2019 770,719 11.24 -1.51%
2018 782,453 11.41 -0.84%
2017 789,070 11.57 0.15%
2016 787,854 11.73 1.39%
2015 776,997 11.89 2.92%
2014 754,644 12.05 4.43%
2013 721,979 12.21 5.31%
2012 684,671 12.36 5.03%
2011 651,085 12.52 3.71%
2010 627,355 12.67 1.71%
2009 616,693 12.81 -0.12%
2008 617,416 12.96 -1.14%
2007 624,475 13.10 -0.90%
2006 630,097 13.24 0.28%
2005 628,365 13.37 1.80%
2004 617,140 13.51 3.10%
2003 598,311 13.63 3.89%
2002 575,471 13.76 3.80%
2001 554,030 13.88 2.94%
2000 537,988 14.00 1.69%
1999 528,997 14.12 0.65%
1998 525,587 14.23 -1.21%
1997 531,972 14.54 -0.84%
1996 536,472 14.86 0.16%
1995 535,608 15.18 1.46%
1994 527,827 15.51 2.60%
1993 514,284 15.84 3.26%
1992 497,780 16.18 3.04%
1991 482,899 16.53 2.04%
1990 473,152 16.88 0.68%
1989 469,956 17.24 -0.54%
1988 472,504 17.60 -4.65%
1987 495,013 18.55 -4.94%
1986 520,094 19.55 -4.81%
1985 545,727 20.58 -4.54%
1984 571,060 21.65 -4.41%
1983 596,784 22.76 -4.32%
1982 623,156 23.91 -4.40%
1981 651,195 25.10 -4.57%
1980 681,613 26.33 -4.78%
1979 715,014 27.60 -4.86%
1978 750,617 28.90 -4.71%
1977 786,790 30.24 -4.23%
1976 820,803 31.61 -3.56%
1975 850,563 33.02 -2.74%
1974 874,172 34.46 -1.99%
1973 891,712 35.93 -1.45%
1972 904,755 37.42 -1.31%
1971 916,666 38.94 -1.56%
1970 931,036 40.53 -1.99%
1969 949,782 42.20 -2.16%
1968 970,505 43.90 -2.19%
1967 991,982 45.61 -1.94%
1966 1,011,389 47.34 -1.50%
1965 1,026,623 49.07 -0.99%
1964 1,036,802 50.79 -0.56%
1963 1,042,621 52.53 -0.17%
1962 1,044,434 54.25 0.09%
1961 1,043,456 55.96 0.27%
1960 1,040,671 57.66 %