Qatar 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.
  • 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.
  • Qatar rural population for 2016 was 26,146, a 3.41% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
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
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
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 -1.66%
1999 22,221 3.90 -2.04%
1998 22,680 4.11 -2.43%
1997 23,238 4.34 -4.33%
1996 24,266 4.64 -5.67%
1995 25,682 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 34,359 7.21 -4.09%
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 31,515 10.19 9.51%
1982 28,657 10.34 9.71%
1981 26,004 10.49 8.91%
1980 23,788 10.64 7.19%
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 4.87%
1975 18,225 11.09 6.04%
1974 17,156 11.17 7.04%
1973 15,989 11.25 7.90%
1972 14,775 11.32 8.19%
1971 13,613 11.40 6.52%
1970 12,754 11.65 6.08%
1969 12,002 11.90 5.79%
1968 11,327 12.15 5.58%
1967 10,712 12.41 5.67%
1966 10,122 12.68 6.00%
1965 9,533 12.95 6.51%
1964 8,932 13.22 6.95%
1963 8,332 13.50 6.34%
1962 7,820 13.90 6.10%
1961 7,357 14.31 5.30%
1960 6,977 14.73 %