Rural Population rose 1.7756872306352% to 1.06 mil in Guinea Bissau in 2017

Rural Population (mil)
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Rural population reached 1.06 mil in 2017 in Guinea Bissau, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.78 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, rural population in Guinea Bissau reached an all time high of 1.06 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.533 mil in 1960. When compared to Guinea Bissau's main peers, rural population in Gambia amounted to 0.828 mil, 8.17 mil in Guinea, 10.8 mil in Mali and 8.44 mil in Senegal in 2017.

Guinea Bissau has been ranked 127th within the group of 172 countries we follow in terms of rural population, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices.

Rural Population Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria mil 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.6 11.6
Burkina Faso mil 12.0 12.3 12.6 12.8 13.1
Gambia mil 0.762 0.773 0.784 0.795 0.806
Guinea mil 7.29 7.42 7.55 7.69 7.84
Guinea Bissau mil 0.950 0.968 0.987 1.01 1.02
Liberia mil 2.11 2.15 2.19 2.22 2.26
Mali mil 9.82 9.99 10.2 10.3 10.5
Mauritania mil 1.95 1.98 2.00 2.02 2.05
Niger mil 14.3 14.9 15.4 16.0 16.7
Senegal mil 7.42 7.59 7.76 7.94 8.11
Sierra Leone mil 4.02 4.08 4.15 4.22 4.28