Angola - Rural population

Rural population

The value for Rural population in Angola was 15,899,560 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15,899,560 in 2016 and a minimum value of 5,054,316 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: World Bank staff estimates based on the United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 5,054,316
1961 5,131,812
1962 5,208,828
1963 5,285,253
1964 5,358,588
1965 5,427,638
1966 5,491,708
1967 5,552,756
1968 5,614,896
1969 5,683,702
1970 5,762,838
1971 5,858,114
1972 5,968,529
1973 6,089,906
1974 6,219,770
1975 6,356,867
1976 6,499,597
1977 6,648,872
1978 6,807,295
1979 6,978,720
1980 7,164,816
1981 7,367,965
1982 7,584,947
1983 7,806,406
1984 8,019,907
1985 8,217,658
1986 8,395,220
1987 8,556,734
1988 8,712,159
1989 8,876,105
1990 9,057,743
1991 9,261,807
1992 9,483,491
1993 9,713,686
1994 9,938,054
1995 10,148,110
1996 10,340,730
1997 10,521,850
1998 10,701,860
1999 10,894,970
2000 11,110,940
2001 11,352,970
2002 11,616,400
2003 11,896,810
2004 12,186,310
2005 12,480,580
2006 12,777,060
2007 13,076,940
2008 13,380,090
2009 13,687,800
2010 13,998,810
2011 14,313,170
2012 14,631,310
2013 14,951,650
2014 15,270,900
2015 15,587,280
2016 15,899,560

Rural population (% of total population)

Rural population (% of total population) in Angola was 55.18 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 89.57 in 1960, while its lowest value was 55.18 in 2016.

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 the United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 89.57
1961 89.20
1962 88.80
1963 88.38
1964 87.94
1965 87.50
1966 87.04
1967 86.56
1968 86.07
1969 85.56
1970 85.04
1971 84.57
1972 84.13
1973 83.68
1974 83.22
1975 82.75
1976 82.26
1977 81.77
1978 81.27
1979 80.76
1980 80.23
1981 79.70
1982 79.16
1983 78.60
1984 78.04
1985 77.46
1986 76.87
1987 76.28
1988 75.67
1989 75.05
1990 74.42
1991 73.78
1992 73.13
1993 72.47
1994 71.80
1995 71.12
1996 70.43
1997 69.73
1998 69.03
1999 68.31
2000 67.58
2001 66.85
2002 66.11
2003 65.36
2004 64.60
2005 63.83
2006 63.06
2007 62.28
2008 61.49
2009 60.70
2010 59.90
2011 59.10
2012 58.30
2013 57.51
2014 56.73
2015 55.95
2016 55.18

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization