Peru: Rural population, percent

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Peru: Rural population, percent of total population

, 1960 - 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for Peru from 1960 to 2019. The average value for Peru during that period was 33.04 percent with a minimum of 21.9 percent in 2019 and a maximum of 53.19 percent in 1960. The latest value from 2019 is 21.9 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 196 countries is 39.76 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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