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Brazil: Rural population, percent of total population: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Brazil from 1960 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 29.59 percent with a minumum of 13.69 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 53.86 percent in 1960. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.