Poland Rural Population 1960-2022

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.
  • Poland rural population for 2020 was 15,164,002, a 0.05% decline from 2019.
  • Poland rural population for 2019 was 15,172,143, a 0.03% increase from 2018.
  • Poland rural population for 2018 was 15,167,875, a 0.12% increase from 2017.
  • Poland rural population for 2017 was 15,150,057, a 0.2% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
United States 57,119,368
Germany 18,768,241
Italy 17,247,441
Poland 15,164,002
France 12,821,248
United Kingdom 10,819,646
Japan 10,341,204
South Korea 9,623,938
Spain 9,086,766
Canada 7,007,406
Saudi Arabia 5,470,303
Austria 3,678,525
Argentina 3,579,773
Australia 3,534,280
Portugal 3,471,945
Czech Republic 2,775,187
Hungary 2,735,589
Slovak Republic 2,524,162
Chile 2,346,132
Switzerland 2,252,934
Greece 2,173,649
Ireland 1,815,432
Croatia 1,717,915
Panama 1,362,863
Netherlands 1,354,130
UAE 1,281,005
Sweden 1,244,794
Slovenia 942,579
Norway 915,909
Lithuania 893,018
Finland 801,014
Oman 700,833
Denmark 693,004
Israel 683,249
New Zealand 676,263
Trinidad and Tobago 654,766
Latvia 602,505
Estonia 409,580
Cyprus 400,590
Belgium 221,991
Puerto Rico 205,025
Barbados 197,737
Bahrain 178,564
Uruguay 155,797
Channel Islands 120,027
French Polynesia 106,814
Brunei 95,153
New Caledonia 77,460
Antigua and Barbuda 74,001
Bahamas 65,889
Aruba 60,112
Luxembourg 54,041
Seychelles 41,801
Isle of Man 40,052
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,786
Liechtenstein 32,639
Faroe Islands 28,147
Malta 27,609
Iceland 22,359
Qatar 22,040
Curacao 16,955
British Virgin Islands 15,568
Andorra 9,337
Guam 8,544
Greenland 7,169
Northern Mariana Islands 4,721
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,316
Palau 3,440
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,476
San Marino 849
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Poland Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 15,164,002 39.96 -0.05%
2019 15,172,143 39.96 0.03%
2018 15,167,875 39.94 0.12%
2017 15,150,057 39.90 0.20%
2016 15,120,448 39.82 0.21%
2015 15,088,963 39.72 0.25%
2014 15,051,507 39.60 0.24%
2013 15,014,846 39.47 0.26%
2012 14,976,333 39.35 0.32%
2011 14,928,409 39.22 0.34%
2010 14,877,776 39.11 0.00%
2009 14,877,599 39.00 0.36%
2008 14,824,820 38.88 0.30%
2007 14,779,722 38.77 0.24%
2006 14,745,032 38.66 0.22%
2005 14,712,016 38.55 0.25%
2004 14,675,719 38.44 0.23%
2003 14,641,519 38.32 0.22%
2002 14,608,969 38.21 -0.11%
2001 14,625,682 38.24 -0.15%
2000 14,646,934 38.28 -1.16%
1999 14,817,709 38.33 -0.13%
1998 14,836,338 38.37 -0.08%
1997 14,848,040 38.42 -0.05%
1996 14,855,705 38.46 -0.04%
1995 14,861,776 38.51 0.02%
1994 14,858,578 38.55 0.09%
1993 14,844,565 38.60 0.14%
1992 14,824,105 38.64 0.19%
1991 14,795,540 38.69 0.24%
1990 14,760,306 38.73 0.28%
1989 14,719,583 38.78 -0.11%
1988 14,735,285 38.96 -0.52%
1987 14,812,582 39.32 -0.36%
1986 14,866,334 39.69 -0.24%
1985 14,902,331 40.06 -0.11%
1984 14,919,234 40.43 -0.01%
1983 14,920,566 40.80 0.03%
1982 14,915,727 41.17 0.02%
1981 14,912,632 41.54 0.01%
1980 14,910,549 41.91 0.03%
1979 14,905,343 42.29 -0.35%
1978 14,958,284 42.78 -0.70%
1977 15,063,720 43.43 -0.51%
1976 15,141,165 44.07 -0.46%
1975 15,211,597 44.72 -0.45%
1974 15,280,453 45.37 -0.47%
1973 15,351,984 46.02 -0.50%
1972 15,429,055 46.68 -0.57%
1971 15,517,086 47.33 -0.78%
1970 15,638,034 47.88 -0.47%
1969 15,712,366 48.27 -0.04%
1968 15,719,100 48.67 0.14%
1967 15,697,376 49.07 0.15%
1966 15,673,858 49.47 -0.06%
1965 15,682,854 49.87 0.18%
1964 15,654,736 50.27 0.59%
1963 15,562,999 50.67 0.54%
1962 15,479,763 51.07 0.37%
1961 15,423,370 51.47 -0.13%
1960 15,443,482 52.11 %