Suriname 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.
  • Suriname rural population for 2019 was 197,111, a 0.83% increase from 2018.
  • Suriname rural population for 2018 was 195,490, a 0.91% increase from 2017.
  • Suriname rural population for 2017 was 193,736, a 0.99% increase from 2016.
  • Suriname rural population for 2016 was 191,834, a 1.08% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Suriname Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 197,111 33.91 0.83%
2018 195,490 33.94 0.90%
2017 193,736 33.96 0.99%
2016 191,834 33.96 1.07%
2015 189,793 33.94 1.15%
2014 187,622 33.91 1.24%
2013 185,314 33.86 1.31%
2012 182,898 33.79 1.33%
2011 180,483 33.72 1.34%
2010 178,083 33.66 1.35%
2009 175,703 33.59 1.35%
2008 173,344 33.52 1.36%
2007 171,005 33.45 1.36%
2006 168,692 33.39 1.36%
2005 166,410 33.32 1.33%
2004 164,213 33.26 0.95%
2003 162,659 33.34 0.96%
2002 161,108 33.41 0.96%
2001 159,571 33.48 0.97%
2000 158,030 33.56 0.97%
1999 156,503 33.63 0.98%
1998 154,979 33.70 1.02%
1997 153,403 33.78 1.10%
1996 151,718 33.85 1.21%
1995 149,894 33.92 1.32%
1994 147,925 34.00 1.42%
1993 145,838 34.07 1.52%
1992 143,638 34.15 1.62%
1991 141,332 34.22 1.70%
1990 138,949 34.29 1.80%
1989 136,469 34.37 1.87%
1988 133,941 34.44 1.82%
1987 131,521 34.52 1.61%
1986 129,420 34.59 1.27%
1985 127,791 34.67 0.85%
1984 126,708 34.74 0.46%
1983 126,132 34.82 0.16%
1982 125,927 34.89 0.00%
1981 125,924 34.97 -0.04%
1980 125,980 35.04 -5.78%
1979 133,473 37.20 -5.56%
1978 141,103 39.40 -5.43%
1977 148,975 41.65 -5.42%
1976 157,268 43.94 -5.49%
1975 166,149 46.25 -5.59%
1974 175,693 48.58 -5.59%
1973 185,785 50.91 -5.29%
1972 195,874 53.24 -2.30%
1971 200,433 54.28 0.78%
1970 198,871 54.05 1.62%
1969 195,676 53.82 2.38%
1968 191,069 53.59 2.96%
1967 185,504 53.36 3.21%
1966 179,638 53.12 3.20%
1965 173,979 52.89 3.11%
1964 168,649 52.66 2.69%
1963 164,170 52.63 2.54%
1962 160,046 52.67 2.59%
1961 155,955 52.70 2.69%
1960 151,823 52.74 %