Samoa 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.
  • Samoa rural population for 2021 was 164,634, a 1.05% increase from 2020.
  • Samoa rural population for 2020 was 162,916, a 0.87% increase from 2019.
  • Samoa rural population for 2019 was 161,506, a 0.72% increase from 2018.
  • Samoa rural population for 2018 was 160,348, a 0.65% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Samoa Rural Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 164,634 82.26 1.05%
2020 162,916 82.11 0.87%
2019 161,506 81.94 0.72%
2018 160,348 81.76 0.65%
2017 159,311 81.55 0.70%
2016 158,198 81.32 0.82%
2015 156,910 81.09 0.96%
2014 155,412 80.85 1.08%
2013 153,742 80.62 1.15%
2012 151,982 80.38 1.15%
2011 150,243 80.14 1.09%
2010 148,610 79.92 1.03%
2009 147,089 79.70 0.98%
2008 145,656 79.48 0.96%
2007 144,271 79.25 0.94%
2006 142,925 79.02 0.94%
2005 141,589 78.78 0.93%
2004 140,275 78.54 0.93%
2003 138,971 78.30 0.92%
2002 137,704 78.06 0.74%
2001 136,688 77.93 0.42%
2000 136,114 78.02 0.37%
1999 135,611 78.11 0.33%
1998 135,167 78.20 0.33%
1997 134,718 78.30 0.41%
1996 134,166 78.38 0.54%
1995 133,445 78.47 0.69%
1994 132,529 78.56 0.82%
1993 131,443 78.65 0.87%
1992 130,310 78.74 0.83%
1991 129,232 78.80 0.74%
1990 128,284 78.80 0.53%
1989 127,605 78.80 0.35%
1988 127,159 78.80 0.25%
1987 126,838 78.80 0.26%
1986 126,515 78.80 0.35%
1985 126,076 78.80 0.47%
1984 125,483 78.80 0.57%
1983 124,776 78.80 0.62%
1982 124,004 78.80 0.60%
1981 123,262 78.81 0.54%
1980 122,593 78.83 0.48%
1979 122,008 78.85 0.46%
1978 121,444 78.87 0.47%
1977 120,869 78.89 0.51%
1976 120,255 78.93 0.56%
1975 119,581 79.01 0.67%
1974 118,783 79.09 0.79%
1973 117,848 79.17 0.95%
1972 116,728 79.25 1.11%
1971 115,437 79.39 1.24%
1970 114,011 79.65 1.55%
1969 112,260 79.90 1.85%
1968 110,202 80.16 2.12%
1967 107,891 80.41 2.39%
1966 105,345 80.62 2.71%
1965 102,532 80.70 2.86%
1964 99,638 80.78 3.03%
1963 96,669 80.86 3.12%
1962 93,701 80.94 3.12%
1961 90,826 81.01 3.08%
1960 88,068 81.07 %