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Definition: Population density is the number of people per unit of area.

Description: The map displayed here shows how Population density varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

See also: Population density bar chart

 

Country NamePopulation density (Number of people per square kilometer)Year of Estimate
Macau20,8482014
Monaco15,2542014
Singapore7,9882014
Hong Kong6,4432014
Holy See (Vatican City)1,9142014
Bahrain1,7292014
Malta1,3062014
Bangladesh1,1552014
Barbados6742014
Mauritius6532014
Taiwan6492014
Lebanon5662014
San Marino5372014
Korea, South4922014
Rwanda4682014
Nauru4522014
Tuvalu4152014
Netherlands4062014
Israel3772014
India3762014
Burundi3742014
Haiti3602014
Philippines3592014
Comoros3432014
Belgium3422014
Japan3362014
Sri Lanka3332014
Grenada3202014
El Salvador2912014
Vietnam2822014
Jamaica2672014
Saint Lucia2652014
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines2652014
Puerto Rico2632014
United Kingdom2622014
Pakistan2462014
Trinidad and Tobago2392014
Liechtenstein2332014
Germany2272014
Dominican Republic2132014
Nepal2112014
Cayman Islands2082014
Antigua and Barbuda2062014
Korea, North2062014
Italy2052014
Seychelles2012014
Luxembourg2012014
Sao Tome and Principe1982014
Saint Kitts and Nevis1972014
Switzerland1952014
Nigeria1922014
Qatar1832014
Andorra1832014
Gambia, The1702014
Kuwait1542014
Uganda1492014
Malawi1472014
Tonga1422014
China1412014
Czech Republic1352014
Guatemala1352014
Cape Verde1342014
Indonesia1332014
Thailand1322014
Togo1292014
Denmark1292014
Kiribati1292014
Poland1232014
Portugal1172014
Azerbaijan1122014
Slovakia1112014
Ghana1082014
Hungary1072014
Moldova1062014
Albania1052014
Turkey1042014
France1032014
Armenia1032014
Cuba1002014
Slovenia982014
Austria982014
Dominica982014
Syria972014
Spain942014
Serbia932014
Costa Rica932014
Malaysia912014
Romania912014
Benin902014
Jordan892014
Ethiopia882014
Egypt872014
Cambodia852014
Burma822014
Swaziland822014
Greece822014
Macedonia812014
East Timor812014
Sierra Leone802014
Croatia792014
Kenya782014
Honduras772014
Bosnia and Herzegovina762014
Iraq742014
Morocco742014
Ukraine732014
Brunei732014
Cote d'Ivoire712014
Georgia712014
Samoa692014
Senegal692014
Ireland692014
United Arab Emirates672014
Burkina Faso672014
Tunisia672014
Uzbekistan652014
Lesotho642014
Bulgaria622014
Mexico612014
Tajikistan562014
Ecuador552014
Eritrea542014
Lithuania542014
Tanzania522014
Fiji492014
Yemen492014
Iran492014
Afghanistan492014
Cameroon492014
Panama482014
Montenegro472014
Guinea-Bissau472014
Guinea472014
Belarus462014
Palau462014
Nicaragua452014
Colombia412014
South Africa402014
Madagascar402014
Liberia372014
Zimbabwe352014
Djibouti352014
Latvia342014
Congo, Democratic Republic of the332014
United States322014
Venezuela322014
Mozambique312014
Laos292014
Kyrgyzstan282014
Estonia282014
Equatorial Guinea262014
Brazil242014
Peru232014
Bahamas, The232014
Chile232014
Vanuatu222014
Sweden222014
Solomon Islands212014
Zambia192014
Bhutan192014
Sudan192014
Uruguay192014
Paraguay162014
New Zealand162014
Somalia162014
Algeria162014
Norway162014
Finland162014
Argentina152014
Angola152014
Belize152014
New Caledonia142014
Papua New Guinea142014
Niger142014
Congo, Republic of the142014
Mali132014
Saudi Arabia132014
Turkmenistan112014
Oman102014
Bolivia102014
Chad92014
Central African Republic82014
Russia82014
Kazakhstan72014
Gabon62014
Botswana42014
Libya42014
Suriname32014
Canada32014
Guyana32014
Mauritania32014
Iceland32014
Australia32014
Namibia32014
Western Sahara22014
Mongolia22014
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)02012
Greenland02014