Qatar 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.
  • Qatar rural population for 2021 was 21,158, a 4% decline from 2020.
  • Qatar rural population for 2020 was 22,040, a 4.16% decline from 2019.
  • Qatar rural population for 2019 was 22,996, a 4.43% decline from 2018.
  • Qatar rural population for 2018 was 24,062, a 4.22% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Bermuda 0
Cayman Islands 0
Monaco 0
Singapore 0
Hong Kong 0
Macao 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Gibraltar 0
Kuwait 0
Qatar Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 21,158 0.72 -4.08%
2020 22,040 0.77 -4.25%
2019 22,996 0.81 -4.53%
2018 24,062 0.87 -4.31%
2017 25,122 0.92 -4.00%
2016 26,146 0.99 -3.47%
2015 27,068 1.06 -2.81%
2014 27,838 1.13 -1.96%
2013 28,389 1.22 -0.79%
2012 28,615 1.30 0.54%
2011 28,461 1.40 2.26%
2010 27,826 1.50 1.04%
2009 27,538 1.66 2.96%
2008 26,736 1.86 5.21%
2007 25,380 2.08 6.35%
2006 23,819 2.33 5.54%
2005 22,535 2.60 2.76%
2004 21,922 2.91 2.63%
2003 21,354 3.13 0.72%
2002 21,200 3.31 -1.35%
2001 21,489 3.49 -1.69%
2000 21,856 3.69 -1.65%
1999 22,220 3.90 -2.05%
1998 22,680 4.11 -2.43%
1997 23,238 4.34 -4.33%
1996 24,266 4.64 -5.68%
1995 25,683 5.00 -6.14%
1994 27,309 5.39 -6.25%
1993 29,071 5.80 -6.10%
1992 30,898 6.24 -5.66%
1991 32,697 6.71 -4.96%
1990 34,358 7.21 -4.10%
1989 35,795 7.75 -3.17%
1988 36,948 8.33 -2.17%
1987 37,757 8.94 -1.12%
1986 38,183 9.60 3.91%
1985 36,718 9.90 6.88%
1984 34,277 10.04 8.40%
1983 31,514 10.19 9.50%
1982 28,657 10.34 9.71%
1981 26,004 10.49 8.91%
1980 23,787 10.64 7.18%
1979 22,138 10.79 5.97%
1978 20,855 10.87 4.46%
1977 19,946 10.94 4.15%
1976 19,135 11.02 4.88%
1975 18,224 11.09 6.03%
1974 17,157 11.17 7.06%
1973 15,988 11.25 7.88%
1972 14,776 11.32 8.20%
1971 13,613 11.40 6.51%
1970 12,755 11.65 6.09%
1969 12,002 11.90 5.80%
1968 11,326 12.15 5.58%
1967 10,711 12.41 5.65%
1966 10,123 12.68 6.02%
1965 9,532 12.95 6.50%
1964 8,932 13.22 6.95%
1963 8,332 13.50 6.34%
1962 7,820 13.90 6.09%
1961 7,358 14.31 5.32%
1960 6,977 14.73 %