Nicaragua Rural Population 1960-2024

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.
  • Nicaragua rural population for 2022 was 2,810,208, a 0.73% increase from 2021.
  • Nicaragua rural population for 2021 was 2,789,745, a 0.75% increase from 2020.
  • Nicaragua rural population for 2020 was 2,769,106, a 0.76% increase from 2019.
  • Nicaragua rural population for 2019 was 2,748,202, a 0.81% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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India 908,804,812
Pakistan 146,845,783
Indonesia 115,892,393
Bangladesh 103,206,552
Nigeria 101,575,770
Egypt 63,300,985
Vietnam 60,123,739
Philippines 60,117,263
Kenya 38,358,435
Myanmar 36,965,999
Sudan 30,020,115
Sri Lanka 17,960,843
Uzbekistan 17,657,930
Ghana 13,853,989
Morocco 13,261,620
Cambodia 12,556,766
Cameroon 11,519,492
Ukraine 11,430,780
Angola 11,359,649
Zambia 10,857,387
Papua New Guinea 8,765,048
Lao PDR 4,698,995
Kyrgyz Republic 4,254,716
Honduras 4,214,875
Tunisia 3,680,393
Bolivia 3,565,773
Nicaragua 2,810,208
Mauritania 2,040,187
Republic of Congo 1,866,593
Lesotho 1,615,392
El Salvador 1,598,862
Georgia 1,473,975
Moldova 1,473,227
West Bank and Gaza 1,145,354
Mongolia 1,055,872
Timor-Leste 911,089
Eswatini 906,348
Solomon Islands 538,975
Bhutan 440,632
Vanuatu 242,389
Djibouti 242,328
Cabo Verde 192,507
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Sao Tome and Principe 55,128
Nicaragua Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 2,810,208 40.44 0.73%
2021 2,789,745 40.72 0.74%
2020 2,769,106 40.99 0.76%
2019 2,748,202 41.24 0.81%
2018 2,726,031 41.48 0.87%
2017 2,702,447 41.70 0.92%
2016 2,677,728 41.91 0.96%
2015 2,652,025 42.11 0.98%
2014 2,626,270 42.30 0.99%
2013 2,600,430 42.50 1.00%
2012 2,574,526 42.69 1.01%
2011 2,548,583 42.89 1.02%
2010 2,522,826 43.08 1.01%
2009 2,497,475 43.28 1.00%
2008 2,472,747 43.48 0.97%
2007 2,448,887 43.67 0.95%
2006 2,425,817 43.87 0.92%
2005 2,403,604 44.07 0.92%
2004 2,381,680 44.22 0.84%
2003 2,361,683 44.37 0.88%
2002 2,341,099 44.52 0.93%
2001 2,319,348 44.67 1.01%
2000 2,295,972 44.82 1.11%
1999 2,270,627 44.96 1.17%
1998 2,244,219 45.11 1.26%
1997 2,216,059 45.26 1.39%
1996 2,185,451 45.41 1.57%
1995 2,151,453 45.56 1.51%
1994 2,119,155 45.82 1.55%
1993 2,086,487 46.09 1.62%
1992 2,052,880 46.37 1.68%
1991 2,018,594 46.65 1.73%
1990 1,983,905 46.93 1.76%
1989 1,949,223 47.20 1.77%
1988 1,915,047 47.48 1.72%
1987 1,882,403 47.76 1.72%
1986 1,850,393 48.04 1.76%
1985 1,818,148 48.32 1.81%
1984 1,785,587 48.59 1.90%
1983 1,751,906 48.87 2.05%
1982 1,716,307 49.15 2.17%
1981 1,679,463 49.43 2.26%
1980 1,642,009 49.71 2.17%
1979 1,606,738 49.99 2.15%
1978 1,572,594 50.27 2.36%
1977 1,535,870 50.54 2.50%
1976 1,497,985 50.82 2.55%
1975 1,460,220 51.10 2.59%
1974 1,422,821 51.38 2.63%
1973 1,385,880 51.66 2.47%
1972 1,352,015 51.94 2.50%
1971 1,318,680 52.22 1.81%
1970 1,294,993 52.97 1.62%
1969 1,274,196 53.84 1.64%
1968 1,253,501 54.71 1.64%
1967 1,233,165 55.57 1.62%
1966 1,213,354 56.44 1.60%
1965 1,194,042 57.29 1.60%
1964 1,175,076 58.15 1.60%
1963 1,156,393 59.00 2.16%
1962 1,131,725 59.52 2.28%
1961 1,106,225 59.97 2.28%
1960 1,081,309 60.42 %