Chad 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.
  • Chad rural population for 2020 was 12,562,497, a 2.68% increase from 2019.
  • Chad rural population for 2019 was 12,234,607, a 2.74% increase from 2018.
  • Chad rural population for 2018 was 11,908,718, a 2.8% increase from 2017.
  • Chad rural population for 2017 was 11,584,230, a 2.88% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
Ethiopia 90,022,234
Congo, Dem. Rep. 48,687,370
Tanzania 38,691,642
Uganda 34,326,791
Afghanistan 28,796,851
Nepal 23,141,618
Niger 20,182,041
Mozambique 19,667,795
Yemen 18,519,540
Madagascar 17,020,562
Malawi 15,796,178
Burkina Faso 14,505,412
Chad 12,562,497
Mali 11,358,895
Rwanda 10,694,380
Burundi 10,260,793
Zimbabwe 10,070,822
North Korea 9,697,732
South Sudan 8,932,708
Senegal 8,686,416
Somalia 8,559,929
Guinea 8,290,075
Syrian Arab Republic 7,792,168
Tajikistan 6,914,218
Benin 6,253,752
Haiti 4,893,055
Togo 4,735,438
Sierra Leone 4,553,024
Central African Republic 2,791,700
Liberia 2,423,184
Guinea-Bissau 1,098,222
Gambia 904,267
Comoros 614,108
Chad Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 12,562,497 76.48 2.64%
2019 12,234,607 76.72 2.70%
2018 11,908,718 76.94 2.76%
2017 11,584,230 77.14 2.84%
2016 11,259,511 77.32 2.93%
2015 10,933,886 77.49 3.04%
2014 10,606,750 77.63 3.14%
2013 10,279,151 77.75 3.21%
2012 9,953,949 77.86 3.26%
2011 9,634,894 77.95 3.28%
2010 9,324,457 78.02 3.27%
2009 9,024,540 78.07 3.27%
2008 8,734,271 78.10 3.28%
2007 8,452,344 78.13 3.35%
2006 8,173,914 78.17 3.47%
2005 7,895,464 78.20 3.61%
2004 7,615,698 78.23 3.74%
2003 7,336,493 78.27 3.82%
2002 7,061,874 78.30 3.82%
2001 6,797,516 78.33 3.74%
2000 6,547,741 78.36 3.64%
1999 6,313,647 78.40 3.54%
1998 6,093,975 78.43 3.45%
1997 5,887,391 78.46 3.38%
1996 5,691,580 78.49 3.34%
1995 5,504,868 78.53 3.28%
1994 5,327,198 78.56 3.21%
1993 5,158,720 78.59 2.99%
1992 5,006,887 78.77 2.92%
1991 4,862,681 78.98 2.93%
1990 4,722,238 79.19 2.96%
1989 4,584,385 79.40 2.98%
1988 4,449,676 79.61 2.95%
1987 4,320,153 79.81 2.85%
1986 4,198,717 80.02 2.68%
1985 4,087,581 80.22 2.49%
1984 3,986,970 80.42 2.31%
1983 3,895,958 80.62 2.15%
1982 3,813,262 80.82 2.01%
1981 3,737,245 81.02 1.92%
1980 3,666,302 81.21 1.81%
1979 3,600,467 81.41 1.72%
1978 3,539,230 81.60 0.71%
1977 3,514,277 82.59 0.81%
1976 3,485,816 83.53 0.97%
1975 3,452,142 84.43 1.18%
1974 3,411,770 85.30 1.37%
1973 3,365,398 86.12 1.50%
1972 3,315,455 86.90 1.46%
1971 3,267,383 87.69 1.40%
1970 3,222,115 88.43 1.29%
1969 3,180,802 89.14 1.21%
1968 3,142,574 89.80 1.16%
1967 3,106,311 90.44 1.18%
1966 3,069,765 91.03 1.26%
1965 3,031,379 91.59 1.35%
1964 2,990,798 92.12 1.58%
1963 2,943,948 92.47 1.67%
1962 2,895,280 92.76 1.67%
1961 2,847,302 93.04 1.65%
1960 2,800,647 93.31 %