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, 2014See also: Population density map
European population: Should EU countries be concerned about refugees?
Daily Telegraph - 9/23/2015 11:53:09 PM
Data indicates that there is a strong relationship between population density and economic growth ... to face a decline - of 19 per cent over the next 65 years. The country had the world's lowest birthrate between 2008 and 2013, and economists have ...
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 ...
Paralysis over Syria
Washington Times - 10/7/2015 1:25:07 AM
While China is the world’s most populous country with 1.39 billion inhabitants, it is also the world’s fourth-largest, with a land area of nearly 6 million square miles, making for a population density of 232 people per square mile. Russia is by far ...
How the 'lucky country' is blowing its luck
The Canberra Times - 10/6/2015 9:36:03 PM
A high-level report to the government, released today, indicates the extent to which the legendary "lucky country" is, well ... of course, that our population density is relatively low. Sydney's geographic area is bigger than London's, yet, at 10 million ...
Israel's soaring population: Promised Land running out of room?
Economic Times - 9/25/2015 10:57:41 AM
TEL AVIV: Israel's birth rate, the highest in the developed world and ... meaning the small country could simply run out of room. "Israel is on the road to an ecological, social and quality of life disaster because as the population density rises it ...
Igbo adventurism in the world context (2)
The Guardian - Nigeria - 10/5/2015 11:53:14 PM
The reason is that the Igbo have relocated to other parts of the country and thereby leveraged ... high population concentration in Africa and the world. Igbo land was remarkable as it had a population density of more than 500 persons per km2, which ...
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 ...
Is Israel's Fast-Growing Population Its Biggest Threat?
The Jewish Daily Forward - 9/29/2015 10:10:00 AM
Israel’s birth rate, the highest in the developed world and ... meaning the small country could simply run out of room. “Israel is on the road to an ecological, social and quality of life disaster because as the population density rises it becomes ...
As Israeli population soars, dire population density problems arise
Catholic Online - 9/28/2015 3:40:28 PM
The increasing birthrate in Israel poses a threatening national problem to the country as it continues to affect the economy. Israel's population density soars high Three babies per Israeli woman's lifetime is double the fertility rate of other ...
The World's Population Density, Visualized
Gizmodo - 4/16/2012 6:06:01 AM
It's difficult to get a handle on the population density around the ... shows the areas around the world that home 5 people per square mile or more. Canada doesn't appear at any level and yet is the second largest country in the world.
Population issues in a season of high wire politics
Vanguard - 9/24/2015 1:33:22 AM
Set before me on my iPad, is the ‘worldometers’, which tracks the populations of countries of the world and this tracking process ... the country with the seventh highest population on earth. The population density is 193 per Km2; the fertility rate ...
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 ...
The world's least crowded countries
travel.iafrica.com - 9/9/2015 11:38:08 AM
We have a list of the world's least crowded countries, based on World Bank data and other information on each country's population density. The title of the country with the lowest population density goes to Greenland. Considering Monaco has 19 033 people ...
Population density: Bihar, West Bengal among world's most crowded
Hindustan Times - 5/6/2013 1:49:52 AM
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.
Delhi's air worst among 381 cities: World Bank
Times of India - 9/25/2015 12:56:23 AM
NEW DELHI: The latest World Bank report on leveraging urbanisation in South ... for any given increase in demand for mobility associated with a given increase in population density , more air pollution will occur there than elsewhere.