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 ...
Lawrence Solomon: Can Earth handle 29 billion people? Easy
Financial Post - 7/18/2014 1:13:00 PM
At 29 billion, Earth’s population density would be about 215 people per square ... Singapore is one of the world’s healthiest and most affluent countries, with a longer lifespan and higher per capita income than the U.S. or Canada.
New 2015 World Population Map Amazes Cartographers
Directions Magazine - 7/7/2014 11:55:59 PM
this is ODT's new 2015 World Population ... the 2005 Population Map side-by-side with the 2015 one was worth an entire encyclopedia," says ODT's President Howard Bronstein Cartographer Paul Breding says, "I thought there would be a few countries that ...
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 - 7/20/2014 8:02:49 AM
This is a list of countries and dependencies ranked by human population density ... figures for Population and Population Density figures are sourced from year 2005 data in United Nations World Population Prospects (2004 revision). Area figures given ...
WORLD OVER POPULATION AWARENESS JULY 2014 WHY SHOULD WE WORRY ABOUT WORLD OVER POPULATION
thepoint.gm - 7/8/2014 7:34:06 AM
To ensure population stability not only in the increasingly wealthy third-world areas, but also in the industrialized areas, countries and individuals must ... In the 1980’s, there was a 10% population density increase in the US. This led to a 20% ...
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 ...
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 ...
Top 10: the world’s most overpopulated countries
New Statesman - 7/7/2010 11:56:21 PM
Therefore, it's not just the size or density of the population that matters ... According to these figures, the world as a whole is overpopulated by two billion. The geographical location of countries deemed overpopulated is interesting -- there are ...
Demography is density
The Economist online - 3/3/2013 11:58:28 PM
WHEN population density is measured by standard methods (according to which population is divided by land area) small countries and territories such as Macau, Monaco and Singapore rank among the world’s most crowded. However, given that mostly ...
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.
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 Population Becomes More Urban Than Rural
Gizmag - 5/27/2007 11:59:02 PM
The last century has seen the rapid urbanization of the world’s population ... a majority rural to a majority urban population came early in the late 1910s, the researchers say. Today, 21 percent of our country is rural although some states – Maine ...
Healthcare: ‘Terrain, population density hindering country’s growth’
The Express Tribune - 1/24/2011 11:54:12 PM
KARACHI: Pakistan could have grown twice as fast had 20 per cent of its population ... UN distinctions of the developing and developed world. “How can you label South Korea and Singapore as developing countries while calling Armenia and Albania developed ...