Indonesia Rural Population 1960-2023

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.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2021 was 116,919,988, a 0.81% decline from 2020.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2020 was 117,874,897, a 0.66% decline from 2019.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2019 was 118,656,904, a 0.55% decline from 2018.
  • Indonesia rural population for 2018 was 119,312,112, a 0.51% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
India 909,384,771
Pakistan 144,765,164
Indonesia 116,919,988
Bangladesh 103,398,765
Nigeria 100,840,661
Egypt 62,430,223
Vietnam 60,379,495
Philippines 59,577,632
Kenya 37,902,724
Myanmar 36,879,663
Sudan 29,406,434
Sri Lanka 17,977,378
Uzbekistan 17,308,463
Ghana 13,794,798
Morocco 13,323,470
Ukraine 13,244,273
Cambodia 12,496,843
Cameroon 11,383,170
Angola 11,227,528
Zambia 10,672,830
Papua New Guinea 8,610,641
Lao PDR 4,682,315
Honduras 4,215,972
Kyrgyz Republic 4,206,064
Tunisia 3,692,618
Bolivia 3,566,464
Nicaragua 2,789,745
Mauritania 2,024,451
Republic of Congo 1,850,943
El Salvador 1,634,233
Lesotho 1,608,881
Moldova 1,490,716
Georgia 1,488,191
West Bank and Gaza 1,132,085
Mongolia 1,045,010
Timor-Leste 902,269
Eswatini 901,726
Solomon Islands 529,982
Bhutan 443,105
Djibouti 240,823
Vanuatu 237,230
Cabo Verde 193,416
Micronesia 87,034
Kiribati 56,273
Sao Tome and Principe 55,614
Indonesia Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 116,919,988 42.71 -0.81%
2020 117,874,897 43.36 -0.66%
2019 118,656,904 44.02 -0.55%
2018 119,312,112 44.68 -0.51%
2017 119,926,424 45.34 -0.46%
2016 120,479,887 46.01 -0.40%
2015 120,962,268 46.69 -0.33%
2014 121,363,226 47.37 -0.27%
2013 121,686,415 48.05 -0.19%
2012 121,918,506 48.72 -0.13%
2011 122,079,605 49.41 -0.11%
2010 122,217,940 50.09 -0.29%
2009 122,577,548 50.87 -0.29%
2008 122,929,915 51.67 -0.23%
2007 123,218,401 52.47 -0.20%
2006 123,459,946 53.26 -0.18%
2005 123,687,485 54.06 -0.20%
2004 123,929,579 54.85 -0.16%
2003 124,130,703 55.64 -0.07%
2002 124,215,349 56.43 -0.01%
2001 124,225,223 57.22 0.05%
2000 124,157,723 58.00 -0.62%
1999 124,927,050 59.21 -0.50%
1998 125,559,263 60.41 -0.38%
1997 126,038,575 61.59 -0.28%
1996 126,392,260 62.77 -0.21%
1995 126,659,117 63.92 -0.14%
1994 126,834,149 65.07 -0.06%
1993 126,914,745 66.19 0.02%
1992 126,894,157 67.30 0.10%
1991 126,762,983 68.39 0.25%
1990 126,448,098 69.42 0.44%
1989 125,888,954 70.35 0.54%
1988 125,207,033 71.26 0.62%
1987 124,427,896 72.17 0.71%
1986 123,548,243 73.05 0.82%
1985 122,538,299 73.91 0.97%
1984 121,352,882 74.76 1.10%
1983 120,021,883 75.59 1.20%
1982 118,585,381 76.39 1.28%
1981 117,079,099 77.19 1.42%
1980 115,424,031 77.90 1.64%
1979 113,549,347 78.48 1.69%
1978 111,650,412 79.04 1.73%
1977 109,740,543 79.60 1.77%
1976 107,814,566 80.15 1.82%
1975 105,866,758 80.68 1.87%
1974 103,900,455 81.21 1.93%
1973 101,912,242 81.72 1.99%
1972 99,901,923 82.22 2.10%
1971 97,828,109 82.66 2.35%
1970 95,557,755 82.93 2.39%
1969 93,298,079 83.19 2.41%
1968 91,077,356 83.45 2.37%
1967 88,947,685 83.71 2.27%
1966 86,950,939 83.96 2.05%
1965 85,186,052 84.21 2.19%
1964 83,337,996 84.46 2.50%
1963 81,281,220 84.70 2.48%
1962 79,289,525 84.94 2.47%
1961 77,356,960 85.18 2.44%
1960 75,491,354 85.41 %