Chad - Rural population

Rural population

The value for Rural population in Chad was 9,009,549 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,009,549 in 2011 and a minimum value of 2,756,312 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 2,756,312
1961 2,805,028
1962 2,855,543
1963 2,907,329
1964 2,959,665
1965 3,012,112
1966 3,054,465
1967 3,096,384
1968 3,139,102
1969 3,184,296
1970 3,232,990
1971 3,279,713
1972 3,329,668
1973 3,380,538
1974 3,429,204
1975 3,473,694
1976 3,520,071
1977 3,563,403
1978 3,605,773
1979 3,650,072
1980 3,698,512
1981 3,772,134
1982 3,851,021
1983 3,936,497
1984 4,030,011
1985 4,132,456
1986 4,244,367
1987 4,365,677
1988 4,494,085
1989 4,626,350
1990 4,760,228
1991 4,900,140
1992 5,042,382
1993 5,188,191
1994 5,339,440
1995 5,497,644
1996 5,669,895
1997 5,848,763
1998 6,036,768
1999 6,237,157
2000 6,451,731
2001 6,682,106
2002 6,926,204
2003 7,177,586
2004 7,427,441
2005 7,669,505
2006 7,900,943
2007 8,124,075
2008 8,342,514
2009 8,561,925
2010 8,786,525
2011 9,009,549

Rural population (% of total population)

Rural population (% of total population) in Chad was 78.17 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 93.31 in 1960, while its lowest value was 78.17 in 2011.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 93.31
1961 92.96
1962 92.62
1963 92.28
1964 91.94
1965 91.59
1966 90.96
1967 90.33
1968 89.70
1969 89.06
1970 88.43
1971 87.63
1972 86.83
1973 86.03
1974 85.23
1975 84.43
1976 83.79
1977 83.15
1978 82.50
1979 81.86
1980 81.21
1981 81.01
1982 80.82
1983 80.62
1984 80.42
1985 80.22
1986 80.01
1987 79.81
1988 79.60
1989 79.40
1990 79.19
1991 79.06
1992 78.94
1993 78.81
1994 78.69
1995 78.56
1996 78.54
1997 78.52
1998 78.50
1999 78.48
2000 78.47
2001 78.45
2002 78.43
2003 78.41
2004 78.39
2005 78.37
2006 78.35
2007 78.33
2008 78.31
2009 78.28
2010 78.26
2011 78.17

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization