Chile - Rural population

Rural population

The value for Rural population in Chile was 1,845,242 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,481,975 in 1960 and a minimum value of 1,845,242 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 2,481,975
1961 2,472,775
1962 2,465,720
1963 2,457,730
1964 2,448,737
1965 2,438,977
1966 2,428,116
1967 2,416,142
1968 2,402,509
1969 2,387,044
1970 2,369,256
1971 2,350,247
1972 2,329,023
1973 2,306,095
1974 2,281,545
1975 2,255,536
1976 2,228,294
1977 2,200,118
1978 2,171,291
1979 2,142,250
1980 2,113,206
1981 2,084,441
1982 2,064,599
1983 2,081,203
1984 2,098,449
1985 2,116,575
1986 2,135,639
1987 2,155,488
1988 2,175,741
1989 2,195,759
1990 2,215,276
1991 2,234,172
1992 2,246,971
1993 2,235,665
1994 2,223,198
1995 2,209,542
1996 2,194,826
1997 2,178,950
1998 2,162,149
1999 2,144,244
2000 2,125,644
2001 2,106,230
2002 2,086,068
2003 2,066,264
2004 2,046,720
2005 2,027,587
2006 2,009,130
2007 1,991,206
2008 1,973,607
2009 1,956,423
2010 1,939,621
2011 1,922,891
2012 1,906,495
2013 1,890,368
2014 1,874,813
2015 1,859,753
2016 1,845,242

Rural population (% of total population)

Rural population (% of total population) in Chile was 10.30 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 32.16 in 1960, while its lowest value was 10.30 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 32.16
1961 31.34
1962 30.57
1963 29.80
1964 29.05
1965 28.30
1966 27.57
1967 26.85
1968 26.15
1969 25.45
1970 24.77
1971 24.12
1972 23.47
1973 22.84
1974 22.22
1975 21.61
1976 21.02
1977 20.44
1978 19.86
1979 19.31
1980 18.76
1981 18.22
1982 17.77
1983 17.64
1984 17.51
1985 17.38
1986 17.25
1987 17.12
1988 16.99
1989 16.86
1990 16.73
1991 16.60
1992 16.44
1993 16.10
1994 15.78
1995 15.46
1996 15.14
1997 14.83
1998 14.52
1999 14.22
2000 13.93
2001 13.64
2002 13.35
2003 13.08
2004 12.81
2005 12.56
2006 12.31
2007 12.07
2008 11.85
2009 11.63
2010 11.41
2011 11.21
2012 11.01
2013 10.83
2014 10.64
2015 10.47
2016 10.30

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Density & urbanization