Jordan 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.
  • Jordan rural population for 2021 was 859,928, a 1.79% decline from 2020.
  • Jordan rural population for 2020 was 875,633, a 1.46% decline from 2019.
  • Jordan rural population for 2019 was 888,646, a 1.15% decline from 2018.
  • Jordan rural population for 2018 was 898,972, a 0.72% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Jordan Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 859,928 8.37 -1.81%
2020 875,633 8.58 -1.48%
2019 888,646 8.80 -1.16%
2018 898,972 9.02 -0.72%
2017 905,484 9.25 -0.18%
2016 907,084 9.49 0.46%
2015 902,935 9.74 1.23%
2014 891,882 10.00 -3.80%
2013 926,440 10.88 -3.12%
2012 955,829 11.82 -2.80%
2011 982,991 12.83 -2.73%
2010 1,010,226 13.91 -2.80%
2009 1,038,952 15.07 -2.87%
2008 1,069,230 16.31 -3.09%
2007 1,102,745 17.63 -3.34%
2006 1,140,191 19.03 -3.67%
2005 1,182,821 20.52 -2.25%
2004 1,209,740 21.68 2.60%
2003 1,178,751 21.69 2.11%
2002 1,154,113 21.70 1.84%
2001 1,133,047 21.72 1.77%
2000 1,113,118 21.73 1.73%
1999 1,094,004 21.74 1.70%
1998 1,075,562 21.76 1.89%
1997 1,055,429 21.77 2.36%
1996 1,030,814 21.78 3.03%
1995 1,000,046 21.79 1.85%
1994 981,745 22.26 0.20%
1993 979,804 23.32 0.89%
1992 971,108 24.41 1.09%
1991 960,618 25.55 0.86%
1990 952,413 26.71 0.40%
1989 948,584 27.91 -0.01%
1988 948,699 29.13 -0.33%
1987 951,879 30.39 -0.37%
1986 955,396 31.69 -0.18%
1985 957,134 33.00 0.08%
1984 956,405 34.35 0.22%
1983 954,282 35.72 0.29%
1982 951,529 37.12 0.18%
1981 949,862 38.54 -0.07%
1980 950,509 39.97 0.61%
1979 944,738 41.02 2.07%
1978 925,409 41.35 1.85%
1977 908,445 41.68 1.82%
1976 892,075 42.02 1.94%
1975 874,915 42.35 2.07%
1974 857,002 42.69 2.22%
1973 838,220 43.02 2.59%
1972 816,775 43.36 3.27%
1971 790,473 43.69 4.21%
1970 757,878 44.03 5.46%
1969 717,604 44.37 6.77%
1968 670,635 44.70 7.67%
1967 621,141 45.04 7.70%
1966 575,120 45.39 6.90%
1965 536,783 45.74 5.50%
1964 508,054 46.09 4.10%
1963 487,666 46.44 3.09%
1962 472,831 46.79 1.99%
1961 463,499 47.59 1.12%
1960 458,349 49.12 %