Chad - Rural population

Rural population

The value for Rural population in Chad was 9,974,631 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,974,631 in 2013 and a minimum value of 2,801,572 in 1960.

Definition: 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.

Source: The data on urban population shares used to estimate rural population come from the United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects. Total population figures are World Bank estimates.

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Year Value
1960 2,801,572
1961 2,848,287
1962 2,896,330
1963 2,945,057
1964 2,991,969
1965 3,032,605
1966 3,071,022
1967 3,107,586
1968 3,143,838
1969 3,182,028
1970 3,223,268
1971 3,268,429
1972 3,316,360
1973 3,366,112
1974 3,412,271
1975 3,452,386
1976 3,485,767
1977 3,513,880
1978 3,538,475
1979 3,599,386
1980 3,664,946
1981 3,735,673
1982 3,811,506
1983 3,893,972
1984 3,984,628
1985 4,084,700
1986 4,195,081
1987 4,315,550
1988 4,443,831
1989 4,577,002
1990 4,712,992
1991 4,851,208
1992 4,992,861
1993 5,141,818
1994 5,307,152
1995 5,481,460
1996 5,664,379
1997 5,855,891
1998 6,058,104
1999 6,273,953
2000 6,505,031
2001 6,752,764
2002 7,015,473
2003 7,287,437
2004 7,561,142
2005 7,831,171
2006 8,095,513
2007 8,355,722
2008 8,614,810
2009 8,877,139
2010 9,144,202
2011 9,416,630
2012 9,693,518
2013 9,974,631

Rural population (% of total population)

Rural population (% of total population) in Chad was 77.77 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 93.31 in 1960, while its lowest value was 77.77 in 2013.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Bank Staff estimates based on United Nations, World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 93.31
1961 93.04
1962 92.76
1963 92.47
1964 92.12
1965 91.59
1966 91.03
1967 90.44
1968 89.80
1969 89.14
1970 88.43
1971 87.69
1972 86.90
1973 86.12
1974 85.30
1975 84.43
1976 83.53
1977 82.59
1978 81.60
1979 81.41
1980 81.21
1981 81.02
1982 80.82
1983 80.62
1984 80.42
1985 80.22
1986 80.02
1987 79.81
1988 79.61
1989 79.40
1990 79.19
1991 78.98
1992 78.77
1993 78.59
1994 78.56
1995 78.53
1996 78.49
1997 78.46
1998 78.43
1999 78.40
2000 78.36
2001 78.33
2002 78.30
2003 78.27
2004 78.23
2005 78.20
2006 78.17
2007 78.13
2008 78.10
2009 78.07
2010 78.02
2011 77.95
2012 77.87
2013 77.77

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization