Population Density by Country in 1963

In the year 1963, the world had a population density of 24.5 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a density of 15061.7 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a population density of 6050.6 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR with 3115.9 people living per square kilometer, if spread out evenly.

The country with the lowest annual population density was ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland with 0.1 people per square kilometer. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara with a density of 0.2 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) with 0.2 people living per square kilometer, if said population is spread out evenly across its land mass.

The geographic region with the highest population density was Asia with a density of 57.6 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Europe with a population density of 28.2 people/kmยฒ, and Latin America and the Caribbean with 11.8 people living per square kilometer.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Western Europe had the highest population density of 143.6 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Caribbean with a population density of 100.7 people/kmยฒ, and Southern Asia with 99.4 people living per square kilometer. While the sub-region with lowest population density for the year was Australia/New Zealand with only 1.7 people/kmยฒ.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that Lower-middle-income countries has the highest population density of 41.5 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 7.7.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 1963

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 15061.745 356
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 6050.5625 7,682
3 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 3115.8808 91,766
4 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 2580.5505 50,576
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 2279.6 546
6 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 2084.0909 2
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1056.8063 -3,166
8 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 832.4074 1,030
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 751.3047 505
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 554.5388 653
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 548.5477 1,008
12 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 423.2474 1,643,311
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 357.7584 16,239
14 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 355.1547 156,285
15 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 344.5396 425,991
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 329.25 2,466
17 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 323.3184 2,005
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 319.3056 752
19 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 306.7647 57,887
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 288.0009 4,344
21 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 286.1094 39,875
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 284.9485 783
23 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 282.0399 668,722
24 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 271.8525 332
25 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 259.9 272
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 258.0693 1,032,327
27 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 229.7452 6,645
28 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 227.2769 1,402
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 220.4346 319,902
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 214.5863 612,151
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 209.1942 -1,081
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 192.7185 60,013
33 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 187.4487 17,690
34 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 183.45 25
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 181.1923 4,560
36 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 174.982 16,015
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 170.8088 401,460
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 167.7303 253,843
39 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 161.7884 12,024
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 160.7478 11,015,231
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 157.3285 20,767
42 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 156.5833 6
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 154.0373 1,060
44 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 149.5252 70,523
45 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 145.5061 78,293
46 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 142.3954 110,200
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 142.3226 1,613
48 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 131.8179 65,107
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 131.3125 777
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 124.7127 3,242
51 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 124.6575 39,234
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 115.165 -62
53 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 115.0314 2,732
54 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 113.6082 63,517
55 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 113.3558 991,664
56 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 112.9862 2,084
57 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 111.3811 31,630
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 110.9863 4,067
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 110.4121 37,138
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 110.1562 424
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 109.745 690
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 103.6063 311,713
63 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 103.479 865,607
64 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 103.4091 36
65 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 102.3824 322
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 102.1277 65,693
67 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 100.5777 1,028
68 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 99.9638 336,239
69 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 99.8207 94,112
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 97.4943 24,708
71 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 96.8386 -3,188
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 94.1472 573
73 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 88.3095 65,458
74 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 87.2403 44,628
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 86.9481 48,125
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 85.8934 472
77 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 85.4606 497,819
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 85.3585 138
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 82.708 790
80 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 82.1257 116,765
81 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 81.4958 13,857
82 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 77.1261 30,301
83 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 76.7208 510,180
84 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 76.6896 149
85 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 75.8627 811
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 75.2582 115,413
87 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 74.8012 69,212
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 73.9932 65,979
89 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 73.2616 214,922
90 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 73.2005 733
91 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 72.4663 165,283
92 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 71.24 22,289,974
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 69.9449 1,296
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 68.9211 60,547
95 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 68.2264 1,451
96 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 67.3581 60,371
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 67.1932 56
98 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 65.7004 5,651
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 65.2942 -4,111
100 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 63.9854 1,196,183
101 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 62.4829 342,359
102 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 61.5821 163
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 61.5468 75,673
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 60.6853 17,196
105 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 56.9871 886,790
106 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 56.7775 7,431
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 55.1265 144,954
108 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 52.5078 1,018,073
109 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 51.4221 16
110 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 50.2177 2,657,751
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 47.6921 33,922
112 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 43.6101 3,251
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 42.9025 12,041
114 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 42.8514 89,814
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 41.7667 131,227
116 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 41.5952 248,569
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 41.3078 12,138
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 41.1798 95,952
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 38.7574 795,650
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 37.2801 189
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 35.9397 26,291
122 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 35.5898 5,961
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 35.5289 517,546
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 33.827 44,898
125 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 33.0274 7,906
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 32.7777 179,876
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 32.6659 124,451
128 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 31.9304 31,175
129 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 29.3796 773,100
130 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 29.3507 51,911
131 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 29.0466 14,233
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 28.516 308,488
133 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 27.877 54,000
134 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 27.4631 153,667
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 26.6514 24,777
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 26.1128 257,171
137 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 25.5487 436
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 25.1904 841
139 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 24.9627 3,041
140 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 24.7554 6,437
141 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 24.6905 171
142 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 24.159 13,803
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 23.5994 43,982
144 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 23.449 610,617
145 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 23.3956 46,155
146 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 22.0841 358,768
147 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 21.9043 238
148 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 21.7217 74
149 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 21.2825 8,695
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 21.1878 3,699
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 20.9212 320
152 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 20.7905 65,778
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 20.4069 1,325,179
154 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 20.2703 146,297
155 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 20.1856 2,695,719
156 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 19.5769 108
157 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 18.7385 53,847
158 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 18.5034 100,278
159 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 18.27 75,559
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 17.8192 257,247
161 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 17.0472 4,530
162 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 16.626 37,700
163 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 16.5539 82,834
164 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 16.2885 59,734
165 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 15.3165 524,492
166 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 15.1443 30,131
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 15.0901 66,633
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 14.9764 341,803
169 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 14.9623 32,610
170 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 14.7789 549,742
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 14.2803 675,120
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 14.1037 192,935
173 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 13.9474 17
174 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 13.0706 161,547
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 12.7753 82,479
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 12.7094 30,555
177 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 12.3731 321,382
178 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 12.0529 27,180
179 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 11.6458 126,331
180 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 11.4961 167,157
181 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 11.0995 107,105
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 11.0211 45,504
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 10.7999 130,265
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 10.0898 5,678
185 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 9.886 308,878
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 9.8493 51,574
187 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 9.5885 52,294
188 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 9.5614 2,337,524
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 9.4264 143,296
190 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 9.1684 151,837
191 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 8.8101 26,218
192 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 8.6812 325,204
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 7.6524 345,446
194 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 7.5861 1,238,992
195 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 7.2861 441,577
196 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 6.258 6,988
197 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 5.9305 0
198 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 5.7752 2,050
199 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 5.3819 43,465
200 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 5.1642 276,131
201 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 5.0422 50,963
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 5.0255 202,007
203 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 4.9959 3,676
204 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 4.945 80,332
205 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 4.9029 2,661
206 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 4.7017 46,295
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 4.6159 109,973
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 4.5652 76,165
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 4.4917 77,654
210 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 4.3975 6,218
211 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 4.3342 2,836
212 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 4.2135 4,902
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 3.807 317,371
214 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 3.7801 60,014
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 3.6423 82,643
216 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 3.3458 30,971
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 3.1532 15,676
218 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 3.0178 113,082
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 2.8512 34,495
220 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 2.5495 62,751
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 2.2106 8,217
222 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 2.1499 168,322
223 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 2.0862 351,837
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 2.067 7,026
225 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 1.9188 11,221
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 1.8532 3,391
227 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 1.8372 11,828
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 1.4211 211,662
229 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 0.9688 12,970
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 0.9514 60,412
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 0.8841 25,933
232 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 0.762 14,128
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 0.6908 27,155
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 0.432 1,614
235 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.1899 -5
236 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 0.1624 3,716
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.0875 1,267

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 1963

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 57.6252 49,441,818
2 Europe 28.2276 5,605,068
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 11.781 6,554,212
4 Northern America 10.9215 3,049,927
5 Africa 10.3467 7,539,904
6 Oceania 1.9908 347,721

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 1963

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Western Europe 143.595 1,486,489
2 Caribbean 100.6808 454,313
3 Southern Asia 99.4254 15,200,999
4 Southern Europe 92.7949 1,013,474
5 Eastern Asia 71.1122 24,855,330
6 Micronesia 70.4658 5,763
7 South-Eastern Asia 52.5762 6,415,566
8 Northern Europe 51.0979 562,718
9 Polynesia 43.5332 9,517
10 Central America 22.1259 1,752,658
11 Western Asia 15.0768 2,068,456
12 Western Africa 15.0571 1,993,117
13 Eastern Europe 14.5314 2,542,387
14 Eastern Africa 13.5992 2,471,405
15 South America 9.2106 4,347,241
16 Northern Africa 8.9808 1,677,854
17 Southern Africa 7.6723 610,312
18 Central Asia 6.6841 901,466
19 Melanesia 5.4195 68,485
20 Middle Africa 5.325 787,216
21 Australia/New Zealand 1.6934 263,956

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 1963

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 41.5317 25,724,675
2 Middle-income countries 28.0561 58,878,502
3 High-income countries 22.9545 9,673,885
4 Upper-middle-income countries 21.6291 33,153,826
5 Low-income countries 10.4031 3,673,064
6 No income group available 7.6675 313,199

How is Population Density calculated?

Population density indicates the number of people per unit of land area. In this case, the population density is calculated in square kilometers (kmยฒ) of the area.

Population Density Formula

Population Density = population / land area in kmยฒ

Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

Data Sources

The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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