Definition: Population density is the number of people per unit of area.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Population density map
Ranking Caribbean countries by population density
Curacao Chronicle - 1/30/2015 6:03:07 PM
The World Bank’s recently-released ... This one focuses on population density, or, to put it another way, what are the Caribbean’s most crowded and least crowded countries? According to the data, it’s Suriname that is the most sparsely populated ...
Reducing e-Friction Delivers Economic Benefits and Speeds Growth
marketwired.com - 3/3/2015 3:44:57 PM
Reducing e-Friction in the Internet Economy updates BCG's 2014 study of e-friction in 65 countries that encompass more than 80 percent of the world's population and ... in the 2015 update are wealth, population density, the urban-rural population mix ...
We dump about 19 billion pounds of plastic into the ocean every year
Mashable - 2/19/2015 10:01:16 AM
"It's about five plastic grocery bags filled with plastic for every foot of coastline in the world,” said Professor ... from worldwide solid waste production, population density and the economic status of each country. The report arrived at an estimate ...
Frequent Church Attendance Highest in Utah, Lowest in Vermont
Call UP - 2/17/2015 9:09:21 PM
In particular, the focus on the top category of "weekly" attendance yields a good indicator of the percentage of each state's population that is highly ... States is one of the most religious countries in the world -- far more religious than most Western ...
Research results presented on American eel
FIS - 2/25/2015 3:49:04 AM
the low population density of the American eel affects its growth. This has caused a decrease in the number of specimens, and is an important limiting factor for the development of the industry in the country (Codopesca 2012). In the first phase of a ...
490 - Map of the World's Countries Rearranged by Population
Big Think - 7/30/2004 11:57:41 PM
... population would migrate to the second-largest country, and so on? The result would be this disconcerting, disorienting map. In the world described by it, the differences in population density between countries would be less extreme than they are today.
PH’s urban population density worsens – World Bank
Manila Bulletin - 1/26/2015 2:04:28 PM
Population density in the country’s urban areas, particularly Metro Manila, worsened since 2010 and there is no signs of slowing, latest report by the World Bank revealed yesterday. Based on the bank’s East Asia’s Changing Urban Land Escape report ...
Top 10 Densely Populated Nations
listverse.com - 8/29/2007 11:54:55 PM
Bangladesh is among the most highly and densely populated countries in the world. With a land area of 144,000 square kilometers (55,600 sq mi), the population density is remarkable considering the fact that Russia’s entire population is slightly smaller ...
Here's What The World Would Look Like If It Were Divided Into Regions Of 100 Million People
The Business Insider - 3/27/2014 1:32:29 PM
This map, which breaks up the world by grouping 100 million people together in each colored shape, is a great perspective on population density. The map's creator ... more fascinating if one looks at this country-by-country map of global population ...
In Our View: Solitude and Blessed Silence
The Columbian - 2/23/2015 1:59:54 PM
The world ... the country, with the west being relatively free of incessant noise pollution (the map can be found at http://tinyurl.com/mn4tqdy). Scientists might chalk this up to the fact that the eastern half of the United States has much more population ...
The Countries With the Fastest Growing Populations
Fox Business - 8/2/2011 4:12:39 PM
The world s population is likely to exceed 10 billion by the end of the century, up from 7 billion this year, according to research based on United Nations data. While population changes will remain flat or decline in developed countries, developing ...
The World's Most (and Least) Populous Places Revealed In a Single Map
Gizmodo - 1/9/2014 1:37:54 PM
We've seen a lot of world population maps, but this might just be prettiest one yet. Simple black lines trace the population density by latitude ... The map of the world if every country's population matched its size The map of the world if every ...
Population Density By State and Suicide Rates
INSIDER MONKEY - 12/26/2010 9:15:19 PM
New Mexico had the second highest suicide rate, followed by Wyoming. Wyoming has the second lowest population density in the country, New Mexico has the sixth lowest. This pattern is supported at the country level as well. The former Soviet states have ...
Cool world map shows every country's scale according to its population
abc7.com - 1/28/2015 9:33:04 PM
One Reddit user took the time to redesign the world map to represent each country's size according to its population ... within the map represents 500,000 people. Counting for the population density, it's amazing to see how drastically the map changes.