Burundi 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.
  • Burundi rural population for 2021 was 10,532,561, a 2.65% increase from 2020.
  • Burundi rural population for 2020 was 10,260,793, a 2.72% increase from 2019.
  • Burundi rural population for 2019 was 9,989,400, a 2.78% increase from 2018.
  • Burundi rural population for 2018 was 9,719,004, a 2.83% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Rural Population
Ethiopia 91,738,352
Democratic Republic of Congo 49,667,024
Tanzania 39,387,290
Uganda 35,082,057
Afghanistan 29,353,133
Nepal 23,440,813
Niger 20,921,148
Mozambique 20,060,734
Yemen 18,737,717
Madagascar 17,281,829
Malawi 16,171,024
Burkina Faso 14,781,404
Chad 12,892,432
Mali 11,538,012
Rwanda 10,944,098
Burundi 10,532,561
Zimbabwe 10,216,947
North Korea 9,670,882
South Sudan 9,046,601
Senegal 8,838,902
Somalia 8,714,542
Guinea 8,467,627
Syrian Arab Republic 8,018,648
Tajikistan 7,046,444
Benin 6,353,512
Haiti 4,851,662
Togo 4,802,246
Sierra Leone 4,610,280
Central African Republic 2,821,711
Liberia 2,456,817
Guinea-Bissau 1,116,239
Gambia 914,646
Comoros 625,358
Burundi Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 10,532,561 85.94 2.61%
2020 10,260,793 86.29 2.68%
2019 9,989,400 86.63 2.74%
2018 9,719,004 86.97 2.79%
2017 9,451,330 87.29 2.82%
2016 9,188,748 87.61 2.82%
2015 8,932,905 87.92 2.81%
2014 8,685,036 88.22 2.80%
2013 8,444,885 88.52 2.81%
2012 8,210,996 88.81 2.85%
2011 7,980,596 89.09 2.90%
2010 7,752,348 89.36 2.96%
2009 7,526,320 89.62 3.00%
2008 7,303,905 89.88 3.02%
2007 7,086,696 90.14 3.02%
2006 6,876,203 90.38 2.98%
2005 6,674,402 90.63 2.96%
2004 6,479,923 90.86 2.92%
2003 6,293,693 91.09 2.76%
2002 6,122,066 91.32 2.46%
2001 5,973,420 91.54 2.04%
2000 5,852,869 91.75 1.54%
1999 5,763,505 91.96 1.09%
1998 5,701,234 92.17 0.80%
1997 5,655,746 92.38 0.80%
1996 5,610,935 92.59 1.00%
1995 5,555,318 92.79 1.27%
1994 5,485,211 92.99 1.52%
1993 5,402,453 93.18 1.76%
1992 5,308,218 93.36 1.95%
1991 5,205,707 93.55 2.09%
1990 5,097,882 93.73 2.22%
1989 4,986,151 93.95 2.41%
1988 4,867,368 94.17 2.55%
1987 4,744,618 94.38 2.62%
1986 4,622,030 94.58 2.61%
1985 4,502,791 94.78 2.57%
1984 4,388,516 94.97 2.52%
1983 4,279,413 95.15 2.47%
1982 4,175,019 95.33 2.44%
1981 4,074,399 95.50 2.42%
1980 3,976,911 95.66 2.42%
1979 3,881,978 95.82 2.37%
1978 3,791,096 96.00 2.26%
1977 3,706,512 96.16 2.03%
1976 3,632,177 96.32 1.71%
1975 3,570,423 96.48 1.33%
1974 3,523,288 96.62 0.99%
1973 3,488,458 96.76 0.85%
1972 3,458,960 96.90 0.98%
1971 3,425,159 97.03 1.32%
1970 3,380,090 97.16 1.77%
1969 3,320,846 97.27 2.16%
1968 3,249,803 97.39 2.43%
1967 3,171,852 97.50 2.47%
1966 3,094,563 97.61 2.33%
1965 3,023,393 97.71 2.16%
1964 2,958,715 97.77 2.02%
1963 2,899,406 97.81 1.91%
1962 2,844,696 97.85 1.87%
1961 2,792,109 97.89 1.89%
1960 2,739,812 97.92 %