Panama 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.
  • Panama rural population for 2021 was 1,368,149, a 0.39% increase from 2020.
  • Panama rural population for 2020 was 1,362,863, a 0.48% increase from 2019.
  • Panama rural population for 2019 was 1,356,355, a 0.56% increase from 2018.
  • Panama rural population for 2018 was 1,348,752, a 0.63% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
United States 56,843,442
Germany 18,667,512
Italy 16,924,836
Poland 15,084,074
France 12,661,527
United Kingdom 10,669,915
Japan 10,221,684
South Korea 9,617,303
Spain 8,965,568
Canada 7,017,013
Saudi Arabia 5,474,978
Austria 3,672,522
Argentina 3,559,798
Australia 3,510,320
Portugal 3,414,362
Czech Republic 2,759,991
Hungary 2,694,979
Slovak Republic 2,515,539
Chile 2,340,642
Switzerland 2,261,756
Greece 2,128,861
Ireland 1,814,588
Croatia 1,642,337
Panama 1,368,149
Netherlands 1,302,381
UAE 1,268,967
Sweden 1,225,108
Slovenia 939,156
Norway 901,946
Lithuania 887,542
Finland 798,226
Denmark 688,752
Israel 686,007
New Zealand 676,747
Oman 676,741
Trinidad and Tobago 655,867
Latvia 594,684
Estonia 406,552
Cyprus 402,894
Belgium 218,200
Puerto Rico 209,130
Barbados 197,811
Bahrain 181,438
Uruguay 153,242
Channel Islands 120,897
French Polynesia 107,176
Brunei 94,691
New Caledonia 76,538
Antigua and Barbuda 74,658
Bahamas 66,027
Aruba 60,173
Luxembourg 53,222
Seychelles 41,693
Isle of Man 40,078
St. Kitts and Nevis 36,997
Liechtenstein 32,718
Faroe Islands 28,165
Malta 26,826
Iceland 22,546
Qatar 21,158
Curacao 16,703
British Virgin Islands 15,540
Andorra 9,392
Guam 8,484
Greenland 7,078
Northern Mariana Islands 4,697
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4,192
Palau 3,365
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,419
San Marino 809
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Panama Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 1,368,149 31.23 0.39%
2020 1,362,863 31.59 0.48%
2019 1,356,355 31.94 0.56%
2018 1,348,752 32.29 0.63%
2017 1,340,242 32.64 0.68%
2016 1,331,144 32.97 0.71%
2015 1,321,666 33.30 0.74%
2014 1,311,972 33.63 0.76%
2013 1,302,058 33.95 0.79%
2012 1,291,782 34.26 0.83%
2011 1,281,070 34.56 0.88%
2010 1,269,842 34.86 0.93%
2009 1,258,058 35.15 0.95%
2008 1,246,143 35.44 0.97%
2007 1,234,066 35.73 1.00%
2006 1,221,816 36.02 1.02%
2005 1,209,470 36.32 1.04%
2004 1,197,009 36.61 1.06%
2003 1,184,430 36.91 1.08%
2002 1,171,689 37.21 1.11%
2001 1,158,708 37.50 1.14%
2000 1,145,526 37.80 0.01%
1999 1,145,367 38.55 -0.10%
1998 1,146,521 39.37 -0.05%
1997 1,147,071 40.19 -0.00%
1996 1,147,094 41.02 0.03%
1995 1,146,797 41.86 0.06%
1994 1,146,091 42.70 0.09%
1993 1,145,026 43.54 0.13%
1992 1,143,490 44.39 0.17%
1991 1,141,533 45.24 0.22%
1990 1,139,032 46.10 1.23%
1989 1,125,105 46.50 1.40%
1988 1,109,455 46.84 1.43%
1987 1,093,755 47.18 1.46%
1986 1,077,946 47.52 1.49%
1985 1,062,043 47.86 1.52%
1984 1,045,991 48.20 1.56%
1983 1,029,846 48.54 1.60%
1982 1,013,524 48.87 1.64%
1981 997,058 49.21 1.68%
1980 980,401 49.55 1.83%
1979 962,580 49.84 1.90%
1978 944,494 50.12 1.95%
1977 926,290 50.40 2.01%
1976 907,894 50.68 2.06%
1975 889,359 50.96 2.13%
1974 870,613 51.24 2.19%
1973 851,749 51.52 2.24%
1972 832,855 51.80 2.28%
1971 814,074 52.08 2.31%
1970 795,498 52.36 1.71%
1969 781,974 52.96 1.65%
1968 769,202 53.62 1.68%
1967 756,400 54.27 1.72%
1966 743,533 54.92 1.76%
1965 730,554 55.57 1.80%
1964 717,502 56.22 1.83%
1963 704,472 56.86 1.86%
1962 691,479 57.51 1.87%
1961 678,645 58.15 1.93%
1960 665,652 58.75 %