North Macedonia 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.
  • North Macedonia rural population for 2021 was 851,107, a 1.09% decline from 2020.
  • North Macedonia rural population for 2020 was 860,473, a 0.85% decline from 2019.
  • North Macedonia rural population for 2019 was 867,892, a 0.56% decline from 2018.
  • North Macedonia rural population for 2018 was 872,779, a 0.43% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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North Macedonia Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 851,107 41.21 -1.09%
2020 860,473 41.52 -0.86%
2019 867,892 41.79 -0.56%
2018 872,779 42.04 -0.43%
2017 876,519 42.25 -0.34%
2016 879,503 42.44 -0.26%
2015 881,751 42.59 -0.16%
2014 883,141 42.72 -0.06%
2013 883,633 42.81 -0.00%
2012 883,673 42.88 0.04%
2011 883,278 42.91 0.16%
2010 881,823 42.91 0.28%
2009 879,389 42.88 0.32%
2008 876,584 42.83 0.37%
2007 873,335 42.74 0.44%
2006 869,484 42.62 0.52%
2005 865,012 42.47 0.63%
2004 859,543 42.29 0.78%
2003 852,846 42.08 0.82%
2002 845,840 41.87 -0.23%
2001 847,752 41.66 0.92%
2000 839,963 41.45 0.96%
1999 831,930 41.24 0.98%
1998 823,787 41.04 1.04%
1997 815,282 40.83 0.88%
1996 808,111 40.62 0.82%
1995 801,494 40.41 0.59%
1994 796,768 40.21 -1.36%
1993 807,676 40.71 -1.52%
1992 820,043 41.24 -1.51%
1991 832,523 41.77 -1.21%
1990 842,624 42.21 -1.01%
1989 851,203 42.63 -0.91%
1988 858,966 43.05 -0.81%
1987 865,924 43.46 -0.72%
1986 872,191 43.88 -0.65%
1985 877,900 44.30 -0.58%
1984 883,036 44.72 -0.51%
1983 887,541 45.15 -0.39%
1982 891,006 45.57 -0.22%
1981 892,967 45.99 -0.27%
1980 895,351 46.53 -0.12%
1979 896,389 47.11 0.10%
1978 895,470 47.69 0.22%
1977 893,511 48.27 0.20%
1976 891,767 48.85 0.06%
1975 891,245 49.43 -0.13%
1974 892,414 50.01 -0.29%
1973 894,991 50.59 -0.34%
1972 898,061 51.17 -0.25%
1971 900,276 51.75 -1.15%
1970 910,667 52.92 -1.21%
1969 921,790 54.28 -0.94%
1968 930,456 55.64 -0.74%
1967 937,358 56.98 -0.65%
1966 943,499 58.32 -0.67%
1965 949,809 59.65 -0.70%
1964 956,437 60.95 -0.71%
1963 963,287 62.25 -0.71%
1962 970,127 63.53 -0.68%
1961 976,744 64.79 -0.56%
1960 982,224 65.98 %