Mexico 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.
  • Mexico rural population for 2019 was 24,948,670, a 0.37% decline from 2018.
  • Mexico rural population for 2018 was 25,041,300, a 0.32% decline from 2017.
  • Mexico rural population for 2017 was 25,121,419, a 0.27% decline from 2016.
  • Mexico rural population for 2016 was 25,188,375, a 0.22% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
China 554,781,038
Russia 36,689,646
Thailand 34,330,982
Brazil 27,807,886
Mexico 24,948,670
Iran 20,404,283
Turkey 20,331,797
South Africa 19,408,553
Algeria 11,542,954
Iraq 11,526,415
Colombia 9,512,141
Romania 8,887,751
Guatemala 8,063,081
Kazakhstan 7,861,015
Malaysia 7,474,011
Peru 7,120,114
Ecuador 6,256,951
Azerbaijan 4,407,153
Venezuela 3,353,461
Serbia 3,037,732
Turkmenistan 2,849,351
Paraguay 2,685,486
Cuba 2,594,348
Belarus 1,983,874
Dominican Republic 1,951,483
Bulgaria 1,719,734
Bosnia 1,695,856
Libya 1,328,855
Jamaica 1,297,685
Namibia 1,221,272
Albania 1,106,598
Armenia 1,087,883
Costa Rica 1,005,676
Jordan 888,646
North Macedonia 870,719
Lebanon 770,719
Mauritius 749,731
Botswana 687,147
Guyana 573,854
Fiji 384,905
Equatorial Guinea 371,174
Maldives 317,308
Gabon 222,885
Belize 211,314
Montenegro 204,372
Suriname 197,111
Samoa 161,509
St. Lucia 148,510
Tonga 80,349
Grenada 71,238
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 52,404
Dominica 20,978
Marshall Islands 13,277
American Samoa 7,109
Tuvalu 4,284
Nauru 0
Mexico Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 24,948,670 19.56 -0.37%
2018 25,041,300 19.84 -0.32%
2017 25,121,419 20.13 -0.27%
2016 25,188,375 20.42 -0.22%
2015 25,242,938 20.72 -0.16%
2014 25,283,002 21.01 -0.11%
2013 25,311,374 21.30 -0.06%
2012 25,325,354 21.60 0.00%
2011 25,324,582 21.89 0.05%
2010 25,311,524 22.19 0.12%
2009 25,281,882 22.48 0.16%
2008 25,241,502 22.78 0.18%
2007 25,196,552 23.08 0.18%
2006 25,151,866 23.38 0.15%
2005 25,114,753 23.69 0.11%
2004 25,086,719 24.00 0.08%
2003 25,067,242 24.32 0.07%
2002 25,050,040 24.64 0.08%
2001 25,029,404 24.96 0.12%
2000 24,999,903 25.28 0.34%
1999 24,916,148 25.56 0.48%
1998 24,795,979 25.81 0.53%
1997 24,666,034 26.07 0.57%
1996 24,525,617 26.33 0.47%
1995 24,411,766 26.63 0.23%
1994 24,355,751 27.02 0.29%
1993 24,285,143 27.40 0.36%
1992 24,199,052 27.79 0.41%
1991 24,100,878 28.18 0.45%
1990 23,991,787 28.58 0.29%
1989 23,923,232 29.04 0.25%
1988 23,863,372 29.54 0.31%
1987 23,789,328 30.04 0.38%
1986 23,699,541 30.54 0.45%
1985 23,592,872 31.05 0.53%
1984 23,467,921 31.56 0.61%
1983 23,325,870 32.08 0.68%
1982 23,167,964 32.60 0.75%
1981 22,994,746 33.13 0.81%
1980 22,809,155 33.66 0.41%
1979 22,716,204 34.35 0.44%
1978 22,615,771 35.07 0.52%
1977 22,497,995 35.79 0.62%
1976 22,358,911 36.51 0.72%
1975 22,198,598 37.24 0.83%
1974 22,014,633 37.98 0.94%
1973 21,809,333 38.72 1.03%
1972 21,585,027 39.47 1.10%
1971 21,347,848 40.22 1.16%
1970 21,101,548 40.98 1.14%
1969 20,862,642 41.77 1.14%
1968 20,626,693 42.59 1.18%
1967 20,385,099 43.41 1.22%
1966 20,137,476 44.24 1.26%
1965 19,886,179 45.07 1.29%
1964 19,631,925 45.90 1.30%
1963 19,377,438 46.74 1.33%
1962 19,121,717 47.57 1.36%
1961 18,863,468 48.41 1.40%
1960 18,601,507 49.25 %