Kiribati 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.
  • Kiribati rural population for 2021 was 53,004, a 0.07% decline from 2020.
  • Kiribati rural population for 2020 was 53,041, a 0.14% decline from 2019.
  • Kiribati rural population for 2019 was 53,118, a 0.19% decline from 2018.
  • Kiribati rural population for 2018 was 53,221, a 0.25% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Kiribati Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 53,004 43.67 -0.07%
2020 53,041 44.41 -0.15%
2019 53,118 45.17 -0.19%
2018 53,221 45.94 -0.25%
2017 53,353 46.74 -0.29%
2016 53,508 47.55 -0.30%
2015 53,668 48.38 -0.33%
2014 53,848 49.23 -0.32%
2013 54,022 50.07 -0.25%
2012 54,156 50.92 -0.11%
2011 54,216 51.77 0.12%
2010 54,151 52.61 0.37%
2009 53,949 53.45 0.61%
2008 53,621 54.29 0.75%
2007 53,221 55.13 0.79%
2006 52,803 55.97 1.32%
2005 52,113 56.45 1.96%
2004 51,102 56.47 1.81%
2003 50,184 56.49 1.70%
2002 49,336 56.51 1.66%
2001 48,525 56.53 0.78%
2000 48,146 57.04 -0.74%
1999 48,504 58.46 -0.65%
1998 48,822 59.86 -0.60%
1997 49,114 61.25 -0.59%
1996 49,405 62.61 -0.03%
1995 49,420 63.59 0.91%
1994 48,973 63.88 0.81%
1993 48,577 64.16 0.81%
1992 48,184 64.45 1.01%
1991 47,699 64.73 1.34%
1990 47,066 65.01 1.71%
1989 46,268 65.31 2.07%
1988 45,318 65.60 2.27%
1987 44,303 65.88 2.19%
1986 43,345 66.17 1.91%
1985 42,526 66.46 1.58%
1984 41,861 66.72 1.25%
1983 41,343 66.97 1.01%
1982 40,927 67.22 0.93%
1981 40,549 67.47 0.98%
1980 40,153 67.72 1.04%
1979 39,738 67.96 0.83%
1978 39,410 68.40 0.52%
1977 39,206 69.08 0.53%
1976 38,999 69.74 0.52%
1975 38,797 70.39 0.51%
1974 38,599 71.04 0.09%
1973 38,563 72.00 -0.38%
1972 38,708 73.35 -0.25%
1971 38,803 74.65 -0.05%
1970 38,823 75.91 0.14%
1969 38,770 77.13 0.53%
1968 38,564 78.14 0.97%
1967 38,191 78.90 1.09%
1966 37,777 79.65 1.23%
1965 37,317 80.38 1.38%
1964 36,804 81.08 1.50%
1963 36,257 81.77 1.60%
1962 35,680 82.43 1.67%
1961 35,089 83.08 1.74%
1960 34,485 83.71 %