Qatar 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.
  • Qatar rural population for 2020 was 22,040, a 4.16% decline from 2019.
  • Qatar rural population for 2019 was 22,996, a 4.43% decline from 2018.
  • Qatar rural population for 2018 was 24,062, a 4.22% decline from 2017.
  • Qatar rural population for 2017 was 25,122, a 3.92% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Qatar Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 22,040 0.77 -4.25%
2019 22,996 0.81 -4.53%
2018 24,062 0.87 -4.31%
2017 25,122 0.92 -4.00%
2016 26,146 0.99 -3.47%
2015 27,068 1.06 -2.81%
2014 27,838 1.13 -1.96%
2013 28,389 1.22 -0.79%
2012 28,615 1.30 0.54%
2011 28,461 1.40 2.26%
2010 27,826 1.50 1.04%
2009 27,538 1.66 2.96%
2008 26,736 1.86 5.21%
2007 25,380 2.08 6.35%
2006 23,819 2.33 5.54%
2005 22,535 2.60 2.76%
2004 21,922 2.91 2.63%
2003 21,354 3.13 0.72%
2002 21,200 3.31 -1.35%
2001 21,489 3.49 -1.69%
2000 21,856 3.69 -1.65%
1999 22,220 3.90 -2.05%
1998 22,680 4.11 -2.43%
1997 23,238 4.34 -4.33%
1996 24,266 4.64 -5.68%
1995 25,683 5.00 -6.14%
1994 27,309 5.39 -6.25%
1993 29,071 5.80 -6.10%
1992 30,898 6.24 -5.66%
1991 32,697 6.71 -4.96%
1990 34,358 7.21 -4.10%
1989 35,795 7.75 -3.17%
1988 36,948 8.33 -2.17%
1987 37,757 8.94 -1.12%
1986 38,183 9.60 3.91%
1985 36,718 9.90 6.88%
1984 34,277 10.04 8.40%
1983 31,514 10.19 9.50%
1982 28,657 10.34 9.71%
1981 26,004 10.49 8.91%
1980 23,787 10.64 7.18%
1979 22,138 10.79 5.97%
1978 20,855 10.87 4.46%
1977 19,946 10.94 4.15%
1976 19,135 11.02 4.88%
1975 18,224 11.09 6.03%
1974 17,157 11.17 7.06%
1973 15,988 11.25 7.88%
1972 14,776 11.32 8.20%
1971 13,613 11.40 6.51%
1970 12,755 11.65 6.09%
1969 12,002 11.90 5.80%
1968 11,326 12.15 5.58%
1967 10,711 12.41 5.65%
1966 10,123 12.68 6.02%
1965 9,532 12.95 6.50%
1964 8,932 13.22 6.95%
1963 8,332 13.50 6.34%
1962 7,820 13.90 6.09%
1961 7,358 14.31 5.32%
1960 6,977 14.73 %