GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Remote Places Statistics

Remote places statistics provide insights into patterns and trends of human behavior and geographic distribution in locations that are typically far removed from urban centers.

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"Approximately 10% of the world's population lives in remote areas, most of them in Africa and Asia."

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"Tristan da Cunha in the south Atlantic Ocean is officially the remotest inhabited place on earth, 2430 km away from the nearest inhabited land, Saint Helena."

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"The population of Tristan da Cunha is only 245 people."

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"More than 90% of the remote areas are located in seven countries: Australia, Bolivia, Chad, Mongolia, Niger, Russia, and Sudan."

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"Approximately 405,000 people live in Greenland, one of the most remote places on earth."

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"In 2019, the Pew Research Center found that 77% of Americans in rural areas have broadband, an essential tool for remote living."

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"Approximately 18% of the EU population lives in remote, mountainous regions."

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"The population of the most remote state in the US, Alaska, is approximately 731,545 people."

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"Around 2.3% of the world's land area is classified as 'remote' or 'very remote'."

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"In the UK, 2.4 million people, or 4% of the population, live in remote areas."

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"38 % of the rural population, comprising remote areas of the world, lack proper sanitation."

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"In Australia, up to 450,000 people live in remote or very remote areas."

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"Less than 1% of the US population lives in what the census Bureau characterizes as "remote rural" areas."

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"Around 32% of Namibia’s population lives in remote areas with no electricity."

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"In Nepal, 65% of the population lives in remote areas lacking sustainable energy services."

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"The Pitcairn Islands, one of the most remote places on earth, have a population of just around 50 people."

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"Mongolia, the most sparsely populated nation globally, has 4.9 inhabitants per square mile."

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"The Antarctic is the most remote area on Earth with a population of 0 permanent residents."

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"22% of Canadians live in rural and remote areas."

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