Finland Rural Population 1960-2024

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.
  • Finland rural population for 2022 was 795,579, a 0.32% decline from 2021.
  • Finland rural population for 2021 was 798,128, a 0.34% decline from 2020.
  • Finland rural population for 2020 was 800,844, a 0.34% decline from 2019.
  • Finland rural population for 2019 was 803,615, a 0.33% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
United States 56,378,923
Germany 18,730,526
Italy 16,705,485
Poland 14,679,358
France 12,568,575
United Kingdom 10,448,877
Japan 10,066,305
South Korea 9,588,890
Spain 8,932,638
Canada 7,103,929
Saudi Arabia 5,559,991
Austria 3,684,012
Argentina 3,538,352
Australia 3,513,869
Portugal 3,395,541
Czech Republic 2,734,517
Hungary 2,646,824
Slovak Republic 2,503,549
Chile 2,369,699
Switzerland 2,273,624
Greece 2,048,160
Ireland 1,836,398
Croatia 1,610,908
Panama 1,360,444
Netherlands 1,259,248
Sweden 1,206,837
UAE 1,176,081
Slovenia 934,533
Lithuania 892,957
Norway 891,476
Finland 795,579
Trinidad and Tobago 714,385
Israel 691,676
Denmark 686,700
New Zealand 672,077
Latvia 591,254
Oman 560,597
Cyprus 414,105
Estonia 409,926
Belgium 215,837
Puerto Rico 205,872
Barbados 193,416
Bahrain 151,007
Uruguay 147,591
Channel Islands 119,980
French Polynesia 115,865
Brunei 94,946
New Caledonia 74,507
Antigua and Barbuda 70,935
Bahamas 67,680
Aruba 59,554
Luxembourg 53,025
Seychelles 49,874
Isle of Man 39,495
Liechtenstein 33,610
St. Kitts and Nevis 32,888
Faroe Islands 30,379
Malta 27,220
Iceland 22,951
Qatar 18,381
Curacao 16,462
British Virgin Islands 15,862
Andorra 9,730
Guam 8,432
Greenland 6,954
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,073
Northern Mariana Islands 3,973
Palau 3,258
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,721
San Marino 763
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
St. Martin (French part) 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Finland Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2022 795,579 14.32 -0.32%
2021 798,128 14.40 -0.34%
2020 800,844 14.48 -0.35%
2019 803,615 14.55 -0.33%
2018 806,259 14.62 -0.26%
2017 808,330 14.68 -0.11%
2016 809,183 14.73 -0.05%
2015 809,601 14.78 -0.01%
2014 809,669 14.83 0.08%
2013 809,047 14.88 -1.43%
2012 820,704 15.16 -2.95%
2011 845,258 15.69 -2.94%
2010 870,472 16.23 -1.62%
2009 884,704 16.57 -0.30%
2008 887,391 16.70 -0.32%
2007 890,197 16.83 -0.35%
2006 893,317 16.96 -0.39%
2005 896,820 17.10 -0.43%
2004 900,709 17.23 -0.48%
2003 905,083 17.36 -0.54%
2002 909,949 17.50 -0.53%
2001 914,750 17.63 -0.82%
2000 922,245 17.82 -1.11%
1999 932,575 18.05 -1.08%
1998 942,729 18.29 -1.04%
1997 952,617 18.53 -1.01%
1996 962,241 18.78 -1.05%
1995 972,370 19.04 -1.05%
1994 982,659 19.31 -1.00%
1993 992,568 19.59 -0.94%
1992 1,001,945 19.87 -0.86%
1991 1,010,620 20.16 -1.79%
1990 1,028,850 20.63 -2.78%
1989 1,057,858 21.31 -2.83%
1988 1,088,226 22.00 -2.88%
1987 1,120,036 22.71 -2.85%
1986 1,152,471 23.43 -2.86%
1985 1,185,942 24.19 -2.81%
1984 1,219,718 24.99 -2.67%
1983 1,252,696 25.80 -2.57%
1982 1,285,267 26.63 -2.56%
1981 1,318,646 27.47 -2.45%
1980 1,351,318 28.27 -2.33%
1979 1,383,190 29.03 -2.36%
1978 1,416,158 29.80 -2.29%
1977 1,449,014 30.58 -2.27%
1976 1,482,252 31.37 -2.23%
1975 1,515,623 32.17 -2.05%
1974 1,546,998 32.98 -1.94%
1973 1,577,275 33.80 -1.86%
1972 1,606,899 34.63 -1.81%
1971 1,636,243 35.48 -2.16%
1970 1,671,905 36.30 -2.55%
1969 1,715,054 37.09 -2.20%
1968 1,753,154 37.89 -1.67%
1967 1,782,653 38.71 -1.54%
1966 1,810,359 39.52 -1.68%
1965 1,841,101 40.34 -1.69%
1964 1,872,544 41.17 -1.45%
1963 1,899,880 42.00 -1.26%
1962 1,924,044 42.84 -1.26%
1961 1,948,522 43.68 -1.63%
1960 1,980,489 44.71 0.00%