United Kingdom: Rural population, percent of total population, 1960 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for the United Kingdom from 1960 to 2020. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was 20.84 percent with a minimum of 16.1 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 22.97 percent in 1971.
The latest value from 2020 is 16.1 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 196
countries is 39.44 percent.
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