Rural population refers to the share (%) of people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the ratio between Urban Population and Total Population.

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Rural population refers to the share (%) of people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated as the ratio between Urban Population and Total Population.

Measurement unit: 
Percentage
Demographic Indicators
Data provider: 
World Bank Group
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Indicator details

Measurement unit: 
Percentage
Best value is: 
High

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