Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands rural population for 2021 was 527,095, a 1.87% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands rural population for 2020 was 517,425, a 1.92% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands rural population for 2019 was 507,657, a 1.98% increase from 2018.
  • Solomon Islands rural population for 2018 was 497,809, a 2.03% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Vietnam 60,813,626
Egypt 59,571,123
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Ukraine 13,250,844
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Lao PDR 4,653,497
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Tunisia 3,594,097
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Nicaragua 2,729,410
Mauritania 2,094,698
Republic of Congo 1,794,236
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Georgia 1,488,191
Moldova 1,467,190
West Bank and Gaza 1,132,085
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Timor-Leste 917,934
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Solomon Islands 527,095
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Solomon Islands Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 527,095 74.87 1.85%
2020 517,425 75.33 1.91%
2019 507,657 75.79 1.96%
2018 497,809 76.25 2.01%
2017 487,924 76.71 2.04%
2016 478,064 77.18 2.07%
2015 468,272 77.64 2.10%
2014 458,532 78.10 2.13%
2013 448,876 78.57 2.12%
2012 439,459 79.03 2.07%
2011 430,467 79.49 1.98%
2010 422,035 79.95 1.86%
2009 414,263 80.41 1.76%
2008 407,032 80.86 1.71%
2007 400,134 81.31 1.74%
2006 393,245 81.74 1.83%
2005 386,122 82.17 1.94%
2004 378,702 82.59 2.05%
2003 371,019 83.00 2.14%
2002 363,165 83.40 2.20%
2001 355,265 83.80 2.24%
2000 347,410 84.19 2.34%
1999 339,361 84.50 2.50%
1998 330,983 84.72 2.53%
1997 322,710 84.92 2.55%
1996 314,574 85.13 2.57%
1995 306,592 85.34 2.59%
1994 298,761 85.54 2.60%
1993 291,081 85.74 2.61%
1992 283,589 85.94 2.61%
1991 276,289 86.13 2.59%
1990 269,215 86.32 2.57%
1989 262,373 86.51 2.56%
1988 255,750 86.70 2.57%
1987 249,259 86.89 2.53%
1986 243,040 87.16 2.47%
1985 237,120 87.57 2.59%
1984 231,060 87.96 2.71%
1983 224,886 88.34 2.82%
1982 218,632 88.71 2.91%
1981 212,371 89.07 2.96%
1980 206,167 89.42 3.02%
1979 200,033 89.77 3.07%
1978 193,976 90.10 3.15%
1977 187,963 90.42 3.22%
1976 182,004 90.73 3.49%
1975 175,753 90.88 3.70%
1974 169,376 90.92 3.78%
1973 163,095 90.96 3.79%
1972 157,022 91.00 3.73%
1971 151,278 91.04 3.58%
1970 145,951 91.08 3.16%
1969 141,406 91.33 2.83%
1968 137,458 91.71 2.70%
1967 133,798 92.07 2.64%
1966 130,309 92.42 2.65%
1965 126,903 92.76 2.66%
1964 123,573 93.08 2.67%
1963 120,314 93.38 2.68%
1962 117,136 93.68 2.66%
1961 114,056 93.96 2.67%
1960 111,050 94.23 %