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
Caribbean Journal - 10/22/2013 11:46:59 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 ...
490 - Map of the World's Countries Rearranged by Population
Big Think - 11/20/2010 11:59:42 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.
List of countries by population density
Princeton University - 8/31/2014 9:57:39 AM
This is a list of countries and dependencies ranked by ... figures for Population and Population Density figures are sourced from year 2005 data in United Nations World Population Prospects (2004 revision). Area figures given here are taken from various ...
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary named among the best places to live in the world by The Economist
Financial Post - 8/19/2014 5:21:23 PM
The report noted the world’s most livable cities were often mid-sized cities in wealthier countries with low population density. “This can foster a range of recreational activities without leading to high crime levels or overburdened infrastructure,” ...
Mauritian population density among 10 highest in the world
Le Matinal - 1/26/2014 6:36:53 AM
Mauritius is among the 10 countries having the highest population density in the world with 672 persons per square kilometre in 2012, according to the Family Planning and Demographic Yearbook 2012, published Friday by the Health Ministry in Port-Louis.
Here's What The World Would Look Like If It Were Divided Into Regions Of 100 Million People
The Business Insider - 3/27/2014 5:50:11 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 ...
Top 10: the world’s most overpopulated countries
New Statesman - 7/7/2010 11:56:21 PM
Research newly published lists the most overpopulated ... countries. When we talk about "overpopulation" (as opposed to population size), we are referring to the link between the human population and its environment. Therefore, it's not just the size or ...
At NYC's Density, the World's Population Could Live in Texas
Tree Hugger - 7/27/2011 10:29:00 AM
A series of maps produced by denisty blog Per Square Mile shows that if the entire world's population- 6.9 billion people ... to be said for the benefits of living in the country. But Per Square Mile's density statistics are thought-provoking.
Population Density By State and Suicide Rates
INSIDER MONKEY - 12/25/2010 11:53:59 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 ...
Facts about World Countries: Be astonished!
Examiner - 11/16/2013 8:18:23 PM
... Populated Country - China China holds the distinction of being the world's most populous country, with 1.28453 billion people. It has one fifth of population. Its population density is 134 people per sq km. This is about four times greater than that of ...
World's Healthiest Countries
Forbes - 4/6/2008 11:57:41 PM
Forbes.com has found that the region is home to some of the world’s healthiest countries ... s population with access to improved drinking water and sanitation; infant mortality rates; the rate of prevalence of tuberculosis; the density of physicians ...
Global population to reach 8 Billion by 2024
Dubai Chronicle - 6/25/2014 6:45:06 AM
Despite, China’s Macau will have the highest population density by 2050, followed ... The top 10 of the world’s most populated countries will be quite different from what we know it today. For instance, Japan and the Russian Federation will be pushed ...
Pakistan could become world’s fourth most populous country
The Express Tribune - 10/26/2011 11:57:21 PM
With the world’s population reaching seven billion on October 31, UN officials have stated that, by 2050, Pakistan is going to be the fourth most populous country in the world. Resident Coordinator of United Nations Pakistan Timo Pakkala said that ...
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 Population Density, Visualized
Gizmodo - 4/16/2012 12:54:03 PM
It's difficult to get a handle on the population density around the world. Fortunately, this visualization makes it a little easier to get your head round. Put together by Derek Watkins, it's actually interactive: you get to use a slider to shift the ...