Sri Lanka: Rural population, percent

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

Sri Lanka: Rural population, percent of total population

: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Sri Lanka from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 81.88 percent with a minimum of 81.32 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 83.57 percent in 1960. 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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