Vanuatu 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.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2021 was 233,757, a 2.19% increase from 2020.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2020 was 228,750, a 2.24% increase from 2019.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2019 was 223,730, a 2.3% increase from 2018.
  • Vanuatu rural population for 2018 was 218,704, a 2.36% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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India 900,239,774
Pakistan 140,885,076
Indonesia 118,034,120
Bangladesh 101,534,935
Nigeria 99,895,289
Vietnam 60,813,626
Egypt 59,571,123
Philippines 58,095,301
Kenya 39,318,626
Myanmar 37,570,619
Sudan 28,924,766
Sri Lanka 17,977,378
Uzbekistan 17,308,463
Morocco 13,419,849
Ghana 13,332,254
Ukraine 13,250,844
Cambodia 12,766,097
Cameroon 11,393,898
Angola 11,041,997
Zambia 10,370,034
Papua New Guinea 7,891,952
Lao PDR 4,653,497
Kyrgyz Republic 4,207,572
Honduras 4,127,639
Tunisia 3,594,097
Bolivia 3,493,674
Nicaragua 2,729,410
Mauritania 2,094,698
Republic of Congo 1,794,236
El Salvador 1,687,118
Lesotho 1,522,574
Georgia 1,488,191
Moldova 1,467,190
West Bank and Gaza 1,132,085
Mongolia 1,039,235
Timor-Leste 917,934
Eswatini 886,674
Solomon Islands 527,095
Bhutan 444,481
Vanuatu 233,757
Djibouti 218,309
Cabo Verde 184,854
Micronesia 89,437
Sao Tome and Principe 55,678
Kiribati 53,004
Vanuatu Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 233,757 74.34 2.17%
2020 228,750 74.48 2.22%
2019 223,730 74.61 2.27%
2018 218,704 74.73 2.33%
2017 213,659 74.84 2.41%
2016 208,572 74.94 2.49%
2015 203,452 75.04 2.57%
2014 198,283 75.14 2.65%
2013 193,091 75.24 2.69%
2012 187,975 75.34 2.65%
2011 183,059 75.44 2.56%
2010 178,433 75.54 2.33%
2009 174,327 75.71 2.04%
2008 170,806 76.02 1.97%
2007 167,480 76.31 1.96%
2006 164,231 76.61 2.02%
2005 160,940 76.90 2.12%
2004 157,565 77.19 2.19%
2003 154,152 77.48 2.19%
2002 150,807 77.77 2.10%
2001 147,672 78.05 1.91%
2000 144,877 78.33 1.65%
1999 142,502 78.62 1.43%
1998 140,480 78.93 1.35%
1997 138,594 79.23 1.46%
1996 136,580 79.54 1.72%
1995 134,253 79.84 2.06%
1994 131,519 80.13 2.34%
1993 128,475 80.43 2.54%
1992 125,250 80.72 2.56%
1991 122,085 81.00 2.44%
1990 119,143 81.29 2.26%
1989 116,476 81.57 1.95%
1988 114,226 81.99 1.82%
1987 112,163 82.43 1.77%
1986 110,190 82.86 1.77%
1985 108,252 83.28 1.79%
1984 106,335 83.69 1.78%
1983 104,457 84.10 1.82%
1982 102,572 84.49 1.92%
1981 100,622 84.88 2.07%
1980 98,559 85.26 2.24%
1979 96,373 85.63 2.49%
1978 94,000 85.93 2.69%
1977 91,502 86.16 2.80%
1976 88,974 86.38 2.84%
1975 86,486 86.61 2.89%
1974 84,023 86.83 2.92%
1973 81,601 87.04 2.95%
1972 79,230 87.26 2.88%
1971 76,981 87.47 2.80%
1970 74,852 87.68 2.68%
1969 72,870 87.88 2.54%
1968 71,041 88.08 2.47%
1967 69,306 88.28 2.51%
1966 67,590 88.48 2.60%
1965 65,854 88.67 2.72%
1964 64,084 88.86 2.85%
1963 62,285 89.05 2.92%
1962 60,495 89.24 2.93%
1961 58,747 89.42 2.91%
1960 57,063 89.60 %