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
Facebook officially becomes world's largest country
dailydot.com - 4/22/2015 6:31:43 AM
While the social network has its claws in well over half of Americans (a number that includes non-Internet users), it has plenty of room to stretch its arms in countries with high population density and ... in some parts of the world, Facebook is already ...
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 ...
Singapore ranked happiest country in Asia, so please smile
AsiaOne - 4/25/2015 7:39:45 AM
Singapore has just been named one of the 25 happiest nations in the world ... like other countries, and there is strong trust in the Government." But she said Singaporeans could be frustrated about living in a place with high population density and ...
Why the Nepal earthquake did not surprise scientists
CNN - 4/26/2015 7:52:53 AM
Earthquakes are a fact of life in the South Asian country, with tremors of ... this time from 1934 is the size and density of Kathmandu, which suffered the brunt of damage in both earthquakes. "The population has exploded in several decades," U.S ...
World Cosmetic Chemicals Industry
Market Watch - 4/20/2015 3:52:26 PM
The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World ... Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group(Male & Female) for Major Countries/Regions (2013E ...
Top tourist cities around the world
FOX News - 4/22/2015 11:56:50 PM
Hong Kong already suffers from high population density with seven million people living in just 426 miles, but apparently the rest of the world can’t wait to see ... tourists spending over $56 billion in the country. Macao experienced a sizeable increase ...
‘Africa’s infrastructure deficit exceeds US$90bn per annum’
Ghana Web - 4/22/2015 1:19:45 PM
Increasing urbanisation, world trade growth and the need for sustainability ... “Africa is a continent of difficult topography, landlocked countries, low population density, small-scale and dispersed production, unevenly distributed natural resources ...
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 ...
Top 10 Densely Populated Nations
listverse.com - 8/29/2007 11:54:55 PM
Bangladesh is among the most highly and densely populated countries in the world. With a land area of 144,000 square kilometers (55,600 sq mi), the population density is remarkable considering the fact that Russia’s entire population is slightly smaller ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Philippines' urban density getting worse - World Bank
ABS-CBN News - 1/26/2015 3:41:42 AM
“Like almost all urban areas in the country, [Metro] Manila is becoming even denser. Its population density increased from 11,900 people per square kilometer to almost 13,000 between 2000 and 2010,” the World Bank said. World Bank also noted that ...