Bahrain 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.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2021 was 181,438, a 1.61% increase from 2020.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2020 was 178,564, a 2.59% increase from 2019.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2019 was 174,062, a 3.53% increase from 2018.
  • Bahrain rural population for 2018 was 168,134, a 4.06% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Italy 16,924,836
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France 12,661,527
United Kingdom 10,669,915
Japan 10,221,684
South Korea 9,617,303
Spain 8,965,568
Canada 7,017,013
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Slovak Republic 2,515,539
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Ireland 1,814,588
Croatia 1,642,337
Panama 1,368,149
Netherlands 1,302,381
UAE 1,268,967
Sweden 1,225,108
Slovenia 939,156
Norway 901,946
Lithuania 887,542
Finland 798,226
Denmark 688,752
Israel 686,007
New Zealand 676,747
Oman 676,741
Trinidad and Tobago 655,867
Latvia 594,684
Estonia 406,552
Cyprus 402,894
Belgium 218,200
Puerto Rico 209,130
Barbados 197,811
Bahrain 181,438
Uruguay 153,242
Channel Islands 120,897
French Polynesia 107,176
Brunei 94,691
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Greenland 7,078
Northern Mariana Islands 4,697
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Kuwait 0
Bermuda 0
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Macao 0
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Bahrain Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 181,438 10.38 1.60%
2020 178,564 10.49 2.55%
2019 174,062 10.61 3.47%
2018 168,134 10.71 3.98%
2017 161,569 10.81 3.79%
2016 155,554 10.91 3.03%
2015 150,918 11.00 1.88%
2014 148,104 11.09 0.87%
2013 146,823 11.17 0.50%
2012 146,087 11.24 1.10%
2011 144,495 11.31 2.42%
2010 141,037 11.37 4.12%
2009 135,347 11.42 5.70%
2008 127,850 11.47 6.96%
2007 119,256 11.51 7.46%
2006 110,679 11.55 7.24%
2005 102,947 11.58 6.71%
2004 96,270 11.60 6.22%
2003 90,463 11.62 5.67%
2002 85,475 11.63 5.21%
2001 81,132 11.63 4.86%
2000 77,281 11.63 4.35%
1999 73,991 11.62 3.68%
1998 71,318 11.62 3.13%
1997 69,119 11.62 2.80%
1996 67,211 11.62 2.64%
1995 65,457 11.61 2.57%
1994 63,796 11.61 2.49%
1993 62,227 11.61 2.50%
1992 60,688 11.60 1.99%
1991 59,494 11.67 1.14%
1990 58,817 11.86 1.44%
1989 57,975 12.05 1.75%
1988 56,968 12.25 1.95%
1987 55,867 12.44 1.92%
1986 54,805 12.64 1.71%
1985 53,876 12.85 1.37%
1984 53,144 13.05 1.10%
1983 52,561 13.26 1.10%
1982 51,984 13.47 1.54%
1981 51,191 13.68 2.31%
1980 50,022 13.90 3.30%
1979 48,397 14.12 4.24%
1978 46,389 14.34 4.92%
1977 44,160 14.57 5.07%
1976 41,977 14.79 4.70%
1975 40,048 15.03 4.10%
1974 38,439 15.26 3.50%
1973 37,117 15.50 2.90%
1972 36,057 15.74 2.40%
1971 35,203 15.98 2.03%
1970 34,495 16.23 1.61%
1969 33,943 16.47 1.14%
1968 33,559 16.73 0.80%
1967 33,293 16.98 0.70%
1966 33,062 17.24 0.79%
1965 32,801 17.50 1.82%
1964 32,208 17.61 2.53%
1963 31,403 17.63 2.75%
1962 30,551 17.65 2.97%
1961 29,656 17.66 3.22%
1960 28,717 17.68 %