Senegal 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.
  • Senegal rural population for 2021 was 8,838,902, a 1.76% increase from 2020.
  • Senegal rural population for 2020 was 8,686,416, a 1.83% increase from 2019.
  • Senegal rural population for 2019 was 8,530,657, a 1.89% increase from 2018.
  • Senegal rural population for 2018 was 8,372,351, a 1.95% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Rural Population
Ethiopia 91,738,352
Democratic Republic of Congo 49,667,024
Tanzania 39,387,290
Uganda 35,082,057
Afghanistan 29,353,133
Nepal 23,440,813
Niger 20,921,148
Mozambique 20,060,734
Yemen 18,737,717
Madagascar 17,281,829
Malawi 16,171,024
Burkina Faso 14,781,404
Chad 12,892,432
Mali 11,538,012
Rwanda 10,944,098
Burundi 10,532,561
Zimbabwe 10,216,947
North Korea 9,670,882
South Sudan 9,046,601
Senegal 8,838,902
Somalia 8,714,542
Guinea 8,467,627
Syrian Arab Republic 8,018,648
Tajikistan 7,046,444
Benin 6,353,512
Haiti 4,851,662
Togo 4,802,246
Sierra Leone 4,610,280
Central African Republic 2,821,711
Liberia 2,456,817
Guinea-Bissau 1,116,239
Gambia 914,646
Comoros 625,358
Senegal Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 8,838,902 51.40 1.74%
2020 8,686,416 51.88 1.81%
2019 8,530,657 52.35 1.87%
2018 8,372,351 52.81 1.93%
2017 8,212,348 53.26 1.97%
2016 8,052,117 53.70 2.00%
2015 7,892,481 54.14 2.02%
2014 7,734,305 54.56 2.05%
2013 7,577,717 54.98 2.05%
2012 7,424,300 55.40 2.04%
2011 7,274,432 55.81 2.03%
2010 7,128,539 56.23 2.01%
2009 6,986,719 56.64 1.99%
2008 6,849,041 57.05 1.96%
2007 6,715,979 57.47 1.93%
2006 6,587,604 57.88 1.89%
2005 6,463,989 58.29 1.86%
2004 6,344,872 58.69 1.82%
2003 6,230,220 59.10 1.98%
2002 6,107,794 59.39 2.20%
2001 5,975,094 59.54 2.16%
2000 5,847,286 59.68 2.13%
1999 5,724,294 59.82 2.10%
1998 5,605,488 59.97 2.11%
1997 5,488,478 60.11 2.18%
1996 5,370,095 60.25 2.29%
1995 5,248,332 60.39 2.44%
1994 5,121,991 60.54 2.57%
1993 4,991,909 60.68 2.69%
1992 4,859,573 60.82 2.75%
1991 4,727,910 60.96 2.77%
1990 4,598,874 61.10 2.77%
1989 4,473,035 61.25 2.78%
1988 4,350,266 61.39 2.47%
1987 4,244,329 61.73 2.44%
1986 4,141,883 62.09 2.46%
1985 4,041,410 62.45 2.47%
1984 3,942,785 62.81 2.47%
1983 3,846,658 63.17 2.44%
1982 3,754,099 63.52 2.35%
1981 3,666,879 63.88 2.23%
1980 3,586,118 64.23 2.07%
1979 3,512,714 64.58 1.92%
1978 3,445,790 64.93 1.85%
1977 3,382,590 65.28 1.90%
1976 3,319,054 65.63 1.52%
1975 3,268,833 66.31 1.59%
1974 3,217,138 67.06 1.78%
1973 3,160,485 67.81 1.92%
1972 3,100,393 68.55 1.98%
1971 3,039,682 69.28 1.97%
1970 2,980,256 70.00 1.89%
1969 2,924,451 70.75 1.89%
1968 2,869,806 71.49 1.88%
1967 2,816,482 72.22 1.88%
1966 2,764,088 72.94 1.89%
1965 2,712,404 73.65 1.89%
1964 2,661,659 74.34 1.88%
1963 2,612,181 75.03 1.87%
1962 2,563,708 75.70 1.87%
1961 2,516,111 76.36 1.88%
1960 2,469,203 77.00 %