Central African Republic 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.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2021 was 2,821,711, a 1.08% increase from 2020.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2020 was 2,791,700, a 1.03% increase from 2019.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2019 was 2,763,118, a 0.98% increase from 2018.
  • Central African Republic rural population for 2018 was 2,736,176, a 0.87% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Ethiopia 91,738,352
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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
Central African Republic Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 2,821,711 57.35 1.07%
2020 2,791,700 57.80 1.03%
2019 2,763,118 58.23 0.98%
2018 2,736,176 58.64 0.87%
2017 2,712,573 59.02 0.67%
2016 2,694,567 59.38 0.41%
2015 2,683,457 59.72 0.12%
2014 2,680,333 60.04 -0.13%
2013 2,683,757 60.34 -0.20%
2012 2,688,997 60.61 -0.02%
2011 2,689,405 60.87 0.35%
2010 2,680,138 61.10 0.78%
2009 2,659,223 61.31 1.19%
2008 2,627,865 61.49 1.51%
2007 2,588,531 61.66 1.69%
2006 2,545,259 61.81 1.75%
2005 2,501,009 61.93 1.80%
2004 2,456,474 62.03 1.88%
2003 2,410,837 62.12 1.93%
2002 2,364,848 62.20 2.00%
2001 2,318,072 62.28 2.09%
2000 2,270,203 62.36 2.16%
1999 2,221,734 62.44 2.22%
1998 2,173,047 62.53 2.29%
1997 2,123,866 62.61 2.38%
1996 2,073,866 62.69 2.49%
1995 2,022,833 62.77 2.63%
1994 1,970,390 62.85 2.75%
1993 1,917,002 62.93 2.77%
1992 1,864,703 63.01 2.64%
1991 1,816,165 63.09 2.40%
1990 1,773,158 63.18 2.07%
1989 1,736,842 63.26 1.59%
1988 1,709,461 63.46 1.23%
1987 1,688,523 63.79 1.34%
1986 1,665,999 64.13 1.64%
1985 1,638,886 64.47 2.02%
1984 1,606,041 64.80 2.35%
1983 1,568,685 65.14 2.57%
1982 1,528,900 65.47 2.58%
1981 1,489,957 65.80 2.42%
1980 1,454,348 66.13 2.20%
1979 1,422,633 66.45 2.02%
1978 1,394,120 66.78 1.83%
1977 1,368,843 67.10 1.65%
1976 1,346,489 67.43 1.06%
1975 1,332,257 68.03 0.40%
1974 1,326,960 68.96 0.23%
1973 1,323,875 69.87 0.17%
1972 1,321,683 70.76 0.23%
1971 1,318,620 71.64 0.41%
1970 1,313,234 72.51 0.64%
1969 1,304,890 73.36 0.84%
1968 1,293,933 74.19 0.99%
1967 1,281,229 75.00 1.09%
1966 1,267,278 75.75 1.05%
1965 1,254,064 76.48 0.98%
1964 1,241,805 77.20 0.93%
1963 1,230,333 77.90 0.88%
1962 1,219,520 78.58 0.83%
1961 1,209,385 79.25 0.79%
1960 1,199,833 79.90 %