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
10 Countries With the Highest Population Density
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/18/2015 8:59:51 AM
have some of the least population density in the whole world, with Greenland being on the very bottom of the list. However, here we will consider the exact opposites. Let’s take a look at the 10 countries with the highest population density. $200 Million ...
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 ...
Europe's Boat People - and Asia's
OpEdNews - 5/19/2015 5:26:54 PM
The population density for the countries of the South China Sea averages out to 213 ... Australia and New Zealand only confirms their tendency to see themselves as part of the Anglo-Saxon world rather than as part of Asia. Europe too likes to see itself ...
World Bank Helps Moldova Build Resilience to Disasters and Climate Risks
The World Bank - 5/20/2015 2:02:18 AM
World Bank Country Manager for Moldova. “This imperative is further reinforced by the country’s size and population density, making disaster and climate risk management an important agenda item for the country’s sustainable development.”
This map shows all the countries Google Maps' Street View missed
Vox - 5/13/2015 11:43:15 AM
Boom: But Street View can only show you the world it has ... How many countries and people has Google missed? It's difficult to count heads, but we can start to answer that question by looking at global population density and comparing it with coverage ...
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 ...
How Nigeria Beat The Ebola Virus In Three Months
Science 2.0 - 5/17/2015 11:55:49 PM
Lagos has a population of over 21 million with a population density in built ... the most densely populated country on the continent had managed to contain the deadly virus with only eight deaths. By October 20 the World Health Organisation declared ...
Top 10 Densely Populated Nations
listverse.com - 8/29/2007 11:54:55 PM
Monaco [Wikipedia] Monaco is the world’s most densely populated country and second-smallest independent ... blue-collared workers from around the world. With a total population density of over 6300 people per square kilometer, it ranks 2nd in the world.
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 ...
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.
Turkmenistan unveils gold statue of president
aquila-style.com - 5/26/2015 5:08:27 AM
According to the CIA World Factbook, Muslims constitute 89% of the population while 9% of the population are ... it is the first such monument of the president of the energy-rich ex-Soviet country. The statue is called “The Protector”, Berdymukhamedov ...
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 ... What if every country's population actually… Read more Read more Which countries are emerging superpowers?
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 ...
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 ...
Global population density estimates, 2015
ReliefWeb - 5/9/2007 11:58:54 PM
The FGGD estimated 2015 global population density map is a global raster datalayer with a resolution of 2.5 arc-minutes. Each pixel contains an estimated value for persons per square kilometre in 2015, obtained by applying population growth trends to ...