Vanuatu 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.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2019 was 223,730, a 2.3% increase from 2018.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2018 was 218,708, a 2.36% increase from 2017.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2017 was 213,667, a 2.44% increase from 2016.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2016 was 208,575, a 2.52% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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India 895,386,226
Pakistan 136,637,556
Indonesia 119,115,844
Bangladesh 102,058,744
Nigeria 98,156,651
Vietnam 61,129,966
Egypt 57,492,249
Philippines 57,140,712
Kenya 38,112,450
Myanmar 37,371,327
Sudan 27,856,005
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Uzbekistan 16,644,921
Ukraine 13,549,456
Morocco 13,496,743
Ghana 13,168,802
Cambodia 12,561,921
Cameroon 11,135,124
Angola 10,764,270
Zambia 9,989,317
Papua New Guinea 7,613,275
Lao PDR 4,613,903
Honduras 4,119,684
Kyrgyz Republic 4,094,256
Tunisia 3,595,658
Bolivia 3,480,065
Nicaragua 2,699,365
Mauritania 2,058,875
El Salvador 1,758,851
Congo, Rep. 1,755,498
Georgia 1,523,906
Moldova 1,522,135
Lesotho 1,517,760
West Bank and Gaza 1,103,858
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Timor-Leste 892,937
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Bhutan 445,554
Vanuatu 223,730
Djibouti 215,011
Cabo Verde 185,906
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Sao Tome and Principe 56,779
Kiribati 53,117
Vanuatu Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 223,730 74.61 2.27%
2018 218,708 74.73 2.33%
2017 213,667 74.84 2.41%
2016 208,575 74.94 2.49%
2015 203,453 75.04 2.57%
2014 198,283 75.14 2.65%
2013 193,090 75.24 2.69%
2012 187,970 75.34 2.65%
2011 183,055 75.44 2.56%
2010 178,429 75.54 2.32%
2009 174,329 75.71 2.04%
2008 170,809 76.02 1.96%
2007 167,486 76.31 1.97%
2006 164,225 76.61 2.02%
2005 160,940 76.90 2.12%
2004 157,568 77.19 2.19%
2003 154,151 77.48 2.20%
2002 150,802 77.77 2.09%
2001 147,680 78.05 1.91%
2000 144,883 78.33 1.65%
1999 142,507 78.62 1.43%
1998 140,480 78.93 1.35%
1997 138,597 79.23 1.47%
1996 136,581 79.54 1.72%
1995 134,251 79.84 2.06%
1994 131,520 80.13 2.34%
1993 128,476 80.43 2.55%
1992 125,245 80.72 2.56%
1991 122,083 81.00 2.44%
1990 119,142 81.29 2.27%
1989 116,470 81.57 1.95%
1988 114,223 81.99 1.82%
1987 112,166 82.43 1.77%
1986 110,196 82.86 1.78%
1985 108,248 83.28 1.79%
1984 106,327 83.69 1.78%
1983 104,454 84.10 1.82%
1982 102,569 84.49 1.92%
1981 100,618 84.88 2.07%
1980 98,558 85.26 2.24%
1979 96,378 85.63 2.49%
1978 94,007 85.93 2.71%
1977 91,497 86.16 2.79%
1976 88,978 86.38 2.84%
1975 86,483 86.61 2.88%
1974 84,024 86.83 2.93%
1973 81,599 87.04 2.94%
1972 79,236 87.26 2.89%
1971 76,980 87.47 2.80%
1970 74,854 87.68 2.68%
1969 72,876 87.88 2.55%
1968 71,044 88.08 2.49%
1967 69,300 88.28 2.49%
1966 67,593 88.48 2.60%
1965 65,856 88.67 2.73%
1964 64,083 88.86 2.84%
1963 62,287 89.05 2.92%
1962 60,496 89.24 2.93%
1961 58,751 89.42 2.92%
1960 57,063 89.60 %