Bosnia and Herzegovina - Rural population

Rural population

The value for Rural population in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 2,112,200 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,768,713 in 1988 and a minimum value of 2,112,200 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. 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 2,611,501
1961 2,641,208
1962 2,667,927
1963 2,692,741
1964 2,713,477
1965 2,728,913
1966 2,738,323
1967 2,742,338
1968 2,742,365
1969 2,740,404
1970 2,737,626
1971 2,736,228
1972 2,739,131
1973 2,741,095
1974 2,740,988
1975 2,738,244
1976 2,732,430
1977 2,724,085
1978 2,714,104
1979 2,703,890
1980 2,694,209
1981 2,690,500
1982 2,703,908
1983 2,716,993
1984 2,729,615
1985 2,741,172
1986 2,753,605
1987 2,765,485
1988 2,768,713
1989 2,752,889
1990 2,711,573
1991 2,645,038
1992 2,565,790
1993 2,475,161
1994 2,391,719
1995 2,328,867
1996 2,291,287
1997 2,275,136
1998 2,274,744
1999 2,280,770
2000 2,286,165
2001 2,289,735
2002 2,293,274
2003 2,296,119
2004 2,298,153
2005 2,299,095
2006 2,298,635
2007 2,296,102
2008 2,289,736
2009 2,278,546
2010 2,262,059
2011 2,239,473
2012 2,211,612
2013 2,181,529
2014 2,153,295
2015 2,129,815
2016 2,112,200

Rural population (% of total population)

Rural population (% of total population) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 60.06 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 80.96 in 1960, while its lowest value was 60.06 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 80.96
1961 80.31
1962 79.56
1963 78.79
1964 78.00
1965 77.18
1966 76.35
1967 75.49
1968 74.61
1969 73.72
1970 72.80
1971 71.91
1972 71.13
1973 70.33
1974 69.53
1975 68.71
1976 67.88
1977 67.04
1978 66.19
1979 65.33
1980 64.46
1981 63.72
1982 63.39
1983 63.07
1984 62.74
1985 62.41
1986 62.08
1987 61.75
1988 61.42
1989 61.09
1990 60.75
1991 60.51
1992 60.53
1993 60.55
1994 60.57
1995 60.59
1996 60.61
1997 60.63
1998 60.65
1999 60.67
2000 60.69
2001 60.72
2002 60.74
2003 60.76
2004 60.78
2005 60.80
2006 60.82
2007 60.84
2008 60.84
2009 60.82
2010 60.77
2011 60.71
2012 60.62
2013 60.51
2014 60.38
2015 60.23
2016 60.06

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization