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 5:53:15 AM
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 ...
India’s demographics—geography and population profile
Market Realist - 11/25/2014 11:36:06 AM
India has the second largest population in the world. In terms of geographic area, India is the seventh largest country. India is densely populated. To determine a population’s broad density, we divide the total number of people by the country’s ...
Kazakhstan among countries with highest police presence per person
en.tengrinews.kz - 11/26/2014 4:03:56 AM
Kazakhstan is among the TOP-10 countries by police personnel density per citizen ... The most policed country in the world is Russia. There, police represent 565 people per 100,000 of the population. The next is Turkey with 475 police personnel and ...
490 - Map of the World's Countries Rearranged by Population
Big Think - 11/21/2010 6:57:52 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 - 11/26/2014 9:18:54 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 ...
While More Is Not Always Merrier, Population Growth over the Last Century Has Had Many Positive Effects
econintersect.com - 11/27/2014 3:41:17 AM
All else being equal, increases in local population density make existing land more expensive and ... Change on Land Quality in Hills and Mountains of Developing Countries." World Development, June 1999, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 903-918. U.S. Census Bureau ...
Population: 'Mauritius among 10 countries with highest population density'
Afrique en ligne - 11/18/2014 11:54:32 PM
Population density Mauritius - Mauritius is among the ten countries having the highest population density in the world with 653 persons per square kilometre in 2013 for a mid-year total population of 1,217,341, PANA learnt from official sources.
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 ...
World population to reach 9.7 billion by 2050 new study predicts
Daily Telegraph - 10/2/2013 12:40:32 AM
The projections ran parallel to forecasts by the United Nations, the World Bank and other prominent ... Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, will outstrip the United States with a population of 444 million against a projected 400 million Americans ...
Population and poverty: Can government help?
Businessday - 11/26/2014 11:59:22 PM
Nigeria’s population represents 2.35 percent of the world’s total ... Nigeria’s population or its density preclude a high level of wellbeing? The answer is no on both counts. India is an example of Less Developed Countries (LDCs) with a very large ...
The 15 Most Densely Populated Countries in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/28/2014 4:31:10 AM
So, population density is the number of people per unit of area and ... From Asia to Europe, from Oceania to the Americas, here are the most densely populated countries in the world. Let’s take a look at the countdown!
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 ...
Mauritian population density among 10 highest in the world
Le Matinal - 1/26/2014 4:02:23 PM
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.
Population density: Bihar, West Bengal among world's most crowded
Hindustan Times - 5/5/2013 7:09:00 PM
With an area of 1,47,570 sq km, Bangladesh has the highest population density in the world for a country of its size. While Monaco, Singapore, Bahrain, Maldives and Malta are all more densely populated, the area of each country is less than 1,000 sq km.
World population could surpass 13 BILLION by the end of the century
Mongabay - 9/17/2014 11:56:29 PM
The new study further demolishes the long-held theory that human population growth will quit growing by mid-century and then fall. "Analysis of these data reveals that, contrary to previous literature, world population is unlikely to stop growing this ...