Panama 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.
  • Panama rural population for 2019 was 1,356,355, a 0.56% increase from 2018.
  • Panama rural population for 2018 was 1,348,754, a 0.63% increase from 2017.
  • Panama rural population for 2017 was 1,340,245, a 0.68% increase from 2016.
  • Panama rural population for 2016 was 1,331,146, a 0.72% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
United States 57,576,495
Germany 18,807,964
Italy 17,645,430
Poland 15,174,300
France 12,936,523
United Kingdom 10,926,089
Japan 10,482,515
South Korea 9,602,379
Spain 9,149,372
Canada 6,960,780
Saudi Arabia 5,460,690
Austria 3,682,651
Argentina 3,599,141
Australia 3,519,551
Portugal 3,515,838
Czech Republic 2,782,553
Hungary 2,770,367
Slovak Republic 2,523,654
Chile 2,341,903
Switzerland 2,242,404
Greece 2,208,848
Ireland 1,808,321
Croatia 1,739,182
Netherlands 1,408,121
Panama 1,356,355
UAE 1,290,785
Sweden 1,264,288
Slovenia 943,292
Norway 929,678
Lithuania 895,831
Finland 803,426
Oman 724,209
Denmark 698,575
Israel 678,907
New Zealand 658,140
Trinidad and Tobago 653,029
Latvia 607,846
Estonia 410,566
Cyprus 397,867
Belgium 224,973
Puerto Rico 205,163
Barbados 197,594
Bahrain 174,063
Uruguay 158,340
Channel Islands 118,978
French Polynesia 106,417
Brunei 95,574
New Caledonia 83,163
Antigua and Barbuda 73,318
Bahamas 65,698
Aruba 60,019
Luxembourg 54,408
Seychelles 41,863
Isle of Man 39,979
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,562
Liechtenstein 32,555
Faroe Islands 28,124
Malta 26,751
Qatar 22,996
Iceland 22,203
Curacao 17,175
British Virgin Islands 15,581
Andorra 9,269
Guam 8,601
Greenland 7,280
Northern Mariana Islands 4,744
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,444
Palau 3,517
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,536
San Marino 891
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Panama Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 1,356,355 31.94 0.56%
2018 1,348,754 32.29 0.63%
2017 1,340,245 32.64 0.68%
2016 1,331,146 32.97 0.71%
2015 1,321,665 33.30 0.74%
2014 1,311,973 33.63 0.76%
2013 1,302,054 33.95 0.79%
2012 1,291,778 34.26 0.83%
2011 1,281,072 34.56 0.88%
2010 1,269,841 34.86 0.93%
2009 1,258,058 35.15 0.95%
2008 1,246,143 35.44 0.97%
2007 1,234,067 35.73 1.00%
2006 1,221,814 36.02 1.02%
2005 1,209,468 36.32 1.04%
2004 1,197,009 36.61 1.06%
2003 1,184,428 36.91 1.08%
2002 1,171,687 37.21 1.11%
2001 1,158,711 37.50 1.14%
2000 1,145,525 37.80 0.01%
1999 1,145,366 38.55 -0.10%
1998 1,146,521 39.37 -0.05%
1997 1,147,073 40.19 -0.00%
1996 1,147,094 41.02 0.03%
1995 1,146,798 41.86 0.06%
1994 1,146,091 42.70 0.09%
1993 1,145,024 43.54 0.13%
1992 1,143,492 44.39 0.17%
1991 1,141,534 45.24 0.22%
1990 1,139,032 46.10 1.23%
1989 1,125,106 46.50 1.40%
1988 1,109,453 46.84 1.42%
1987 1,093,757 47.18 1.46%
1986 1,077,946 47.52 1.49%
1985 1,062,043 47.86 1.52%
1984 1,045,988 48.20 1.56%
1983 1,029,845 48.54 1.60%
1982 1,013,528 48.87 1.64%
1981 997,061 49.21 1.69%
1980 980,400 49.55 1.83%
1979 962,581 49.84 1.90%
1978 944,492 50.12 1.95%
1977 926,288 50.40 2.01%
1976 907,889 50.68 2.06%
1975 889,357 50.96 2.13%
1974 870,612 51.24 2.19%
1973 851,751 51.52 2.24%
1972 832,854 51.80 2.28%
1971 814,074 52.08 2.31%
1970 795,498 52.36 1.71%
1969 781,974 52.96 1.65%
1968 769,198 53.62 1.68%
1967 756,401 54.27 1.72%
1966 743,530 54.92 1.76%
1965 730,553 55.57 1.80%
1964 717,502 56.22 1.83%
1963 704,469 56.86 1.86%
1962 691,480 57.51 1.87%
1961 678,641 58.15 1.93%
1960 665,647 58.75 %