USA: Rural population, percent of total population
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1960 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 23.73 percent with a minimum of 17.74 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 30 percent in 1960.
The latest value from 2018 is 17.74 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 197
countries is 40.22 percent.
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