Greece 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.
  • Greece rural population for 2021 was 2,128,861, a 1.92% decline from 2020.
  • Greece rural population for 2020 was 2,170,608, a 1.78% decline from 2019.
  • Greece rural population for 2019 was 2,209,932, a 1.68% decline from 2018.
  • Greece rural population for 2018 was 2,247,680, a 1.77% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
United States 56,843,442
Germany 18,667,512
Italy 16,924,836
Poland 15,084,074
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
Saudi Arabia 5,474,978
Austria 3,672,522
Argentina 3,559,798
Australia 3,510,320
Portugal 3,414,362
Czech Republic 2,759,991
Hungary 2,694,979
Slovak Republic 2,515,539
Chile 2,340,642
Switzerland 2,261,756
Greece 2,128,861
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
New Caledonia 76,538
Antigua and Barbuda 74,658
Bahamas 66,027
Aruba 60,173
Luxembourg 53,222
Seychelles 41,693
Isle of Man 40,078
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,997
Liechtenstein 32,718
Faroe Islands 28,165
Malta 26,826
Iceland 22,546
Qatar 21,158
Curacao 16,703
British Virgin Islands 15,540
Andorra 9,392
Guam 8,484
Greenland 7,078
Northern Mariana Islands 4,697
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,192
Palau 3,365
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,419
San Marino 809
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Greece Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 2,128,861 19.96 -1.94%
2020 2,170,608 20.29 -1.80%
2019 2,209,932 20.61 -1.69%
2018 2,247,680 20.94 -1.79%
2017 2,288,166 21.28 -1.77%
2016 2,329,011 21.61 -1.98%
2015 2,375,617 21.95 -2.21%
2014 2,428,790 22.30 -2.21%
2013 2,483,072 22.65 -2.26%
2012 2,539,911 23.00 -2.07%
2011 2,593,105 23.35 -1.67%
2010 2,636,648 23.71 -1.38%
2009 2,673,237 24.07 -1.24%
2008 2,706,538 24.43 -1.23%
2007 2,740,132 24.80 -1.23%
2006 2,774,156 25.17 -1.18%
2005 2,807,039 25.55 -1.18%
2004 2,840,339 25.93 -1.22%
2003 2,875,284 26.31 -1.22%
2002 2,910,513 26.70 -1.08%
2001 2,942,226 27.09 -0.20%
2000 2,948,257 27.28 -0.03%
1999 2,949,028 27.40 -0.05%
1998 2,950,498 27.52 0.12%
1997 2,946,985 27.64 0.06%
1996 2,945,109 27.76 0.01%
1995 2,944,834 27.88 0.03%
1994 2,943,828 28.00 0.07%
1993 2,941,678 28.12 0.16%
1992 2,937,007 28.24 0.33%
1991 2,927,247 28.37 0.61%
1990 2,909,451 28.53 0.40%
1989 2,897,805 28.72 -0.13%
1988 2,901,692 28.91 -0.29%
1987 2,910,173 29.10 -0.32%
1986 2,919,496 29.29 -0.32%
1985 2,928,830 29.48 -0.26%
1984 2,936,381 29.67 -0.15%
1983 2,940,794 29.87 -0.07%
1982 2,942,728 30.06 -0.03%
1981 2,943,518 30.25 -0.43%
1980 2,956,103 30.66 -0.55%
1979 2,972,373 31.13 -0.27%
1978 2,980,527 31.61 -0.21%
1977 2,986,905 32.09 -0.19%
1976 2,992,672 32.57 0.06%
1975 2,990,786 33.06 -0.54%
1974 3,006,938 33.55 -1.10%
1973 3,040,175 34.05 -1.00%
1972 3,070,665 34.55 -0.80%
1971 3,095,190 35.05 -1.63%
1970 3,146,066 35.78 -2.08%
1969 3,212,148 36.62 -1.91%
1968 3,274,028 37.46 -1.60%
1967 3,326,787 38.31 -1.40%
1966 3,373,709 39.17 -1.44%
1965 3,422,784 40.03 -1.68%
1964 3,480,851 40.90 -1.76%
1963 3,542,618 41.78 -1.72%
1962 3,604,016 42.66 -1.46%
1961 3,657,099 43.55 -0.39%
1960 3,671,291 44.06 %