Cambodia 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.
  • Cambodia rural population for 2021 was 12,766,097, a 0.78% increase from 2020.
  • Cambodia rural population for 2020 was 12,667,630, a 0.84% increase from 2019.
  • Cambodia rural population for 2019 was 12,561,921, a 0.9% increase from 2018.
  • Cambodia rural population for 2018 was 12,449,293, a 0.96% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
India 900,239,774
Pakistan 140,885,076
Indonesia 118,034,120
Bangladesh 101,534,935
Nigeria 99,895,289
Vietnam 60,813,626
Egypt 59,571,123
Philippines 58,095,301
Kenya 39,318,626
Myanmar 37,570,619
Sudan 28,924,766
Sri Lanka 17,977,378
Uzbekistan 17,308,463
Morocco 13,419,849
Ghana 13,332,254
Ukraine 13,250,844
Cambodia 12,766,097
Cameroon 11,393,898
Angola 11,041,997
Zambia 10,370,034
Papua New Guinea 7,891,952
Lao PDR 4,653,497
Kyrgyz Republic 4,207,572
Honduras 4,127,639
Tunisia 3,594,097
Bolivia 3,493,674
Nicaragua 2,729,410
Mauritania 2,094,698
Republic of Congo 1,794,236
El Salvador 1,687,118
Lesotho 1,522,574
Georgia 1,488,191
Moldova 1,467,190
West Bank and Gaza 1,132,085
Mongolia 1,039,235
Timor-Leste 917,934
Eswatini 886,674
Solomon Islands 527,095
Bhutan 444,481
Vanuatu 233,757
Djibouti 218,309
Cabo Verde 184,854
Micronesia 89,437
Sao Tome and Principe 55,678
Kiribati 53,004
Cambodia Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 12,766,097 75.33 0.77%
2020 12,667,630 75.77 0.84%
2019 12,561,921 76.20 0.90%
2018 12,449,293 76.61 0.96%
2017 12,330,450 77.02 1.01%
2016 12,205,946 77.42 1.06%
2015 12,077,539 77.81 1.11%
2014 11,944,816 78.20 1.15%
2013 11,808,441 78.59 1.17%
2012 11,671,090 78.96 1.16%
2011 11,536,727 79.34 1.12%
2010 11,407,686 79.71 1.08%
2009 11,284,750 80.07 1.05%
2008 11,166,630 80.43 1.28%
2007 11,024,264 80.59 1.34%
2006 10,877,451 80.71 1.38%
2005 10,728,322 80.83 1.42%
2004 10,576,658 80.95 1.48%
2003 10,421,598 81.06 1.57%
2002 10,259,300 81.18 1.71%
2001 10,085,227 81.30 1.89%
2000 9,896,068 81.41 2.09%
1999 9,691,034 81.53 2.29%
1998 9,471,236 81.65 2.28%
1997 9,258,068 81.94 2.37%
1996 9,040,809 82.32 2.57%
1995 8,811,460 82.69 2.79%
1994 8,569,429 83.05 2.99%
1993 8,316,883 83.41 3.12%
1992 8,061,555 83.77 3.13%
1991 7,813,507 84.11 3.03%
1990 7,580,251 84.45 2.82%
1989 7,369,293 84.79 2.60%
1988 7,180,393 85.12 2.48%
1987 7,004,523 85.44 2.56%
1986 6,827,153 85.76 2.78%
1985 6,640,132 86.07 3.17%
1984 6,433,001 86.37 3.45%
1983 6,214,601 86.68 3.21%
1982 6,018,083 86.97 2.16%
1981 5,889,783 87.26 -2.37%
1980 6,031,211 90.10 -5.37%
1979 6,364,237 94.00 -3.17%
1978 6,569,191 94.42 -3.79%
1977 6,822,855 94.81 -3.24%
1976 7,047,781 95.18 -1.96%
1975 7,187,587 95.52 29.63%
1974 5,344,522 70.95 -4.08%
1973 5,567,333 74.74 -2.51%
1972 5,708,939 78.18 -1.64%
1971 5,803,314 81.28 -1.30%
1970 5,879,223 84.03 0.03%
1969 5,877,497 85.42 -0.02%
1968 5,878,678 86.71 0.03%
1967 5,877,093 87.90 0.28%
1966 5,860,680 89.00 1.61%
1965 5,766,794 89.17 1.93%
1964 5,656,385 89.34 2.18%
1963 5,534,495 89.50 2.36%
1962 5,405,516 89.67 2.57%
1961 5,268,463 89.71 2.59%
1960 5,133,826 89.72 %