Dominica: Rural population, percent

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 Dominica

Rural population, percent of total population

 Latest value 27.99
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2023
 Average 43.21
 Min - Max 27.99 - 62.15
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Dominica from 1960 to 2023. The average value for Dominica during that period was 43.21 percent with a minimum of 27.99 percent in 2023 and a maximum of 62.15 percent in 1960. The latest value from 2023 is 27.99 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 196 countries is 38.64 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Dominica - Rural population, percent - Recent values chart

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Dominica - Rural population, percent - historical chart - 1960-2023




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.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Population size 0.07 2022 million
 Percent urban population 71.70 2022 percent
 Population density 97 2021 people per square km
 Population ages 65 and above 9.82 2023 percent
 Percent children 19.39 2023 percent
 Percent female population 50.33 2023 percent
 Rural population, percent 27.99 2023 percent
 Age dependency ratio 41.15 2022 percent
 Migrant population 9 2015 percent
 Population growth 0.45 2022 percent
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