Population Density by Country in 1964

In the year 1964, the world had a population density of 25.1 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a density of 15279.2 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a population density of 6293.1 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR with 3198.1 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 59.2 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Europe with a population density of 28.5 people/kmยฒ, and Latin America and the Caribbean with 12.1 people living per square kilometer.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Western Europe had the highest population density of 145.0 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Caribbean with a population density of 102.8 people/kmยฒ, and Southern Asia with 101.8 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 42.5 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 7.9.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 1964

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 15279.1946 292
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 6293.125 7,842
3 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 3198.1465 89,054
4 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 2653.4832 49,050
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 2334.7 556
6 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 2093.1818 6
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1046.8476 -3,108
8 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 851.7778 1,062
9 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 759.8359 587
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 560.0474 625
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 550.7767 908
12 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 436.1563 1,717,389
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 365.7534 16,221
14 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 359.8892 162,544
15 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 356.7056 435,604
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 337.47 2,466
17 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 328.0153 1,977
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 323.2083 653
19 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 308.8205 66,604
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 292.0557 4,252
21 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 290.629 38,694
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 288.6092 631,244
23 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 287.0971 678
24 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 277.4754 354
25 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 274.225 301
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 260.9158 1,112,937
27 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 238.2969 6,747
28 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 230.9064 1,429
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 221.8888 386,070
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 216.3853 641,903
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 204.8288 -1,189
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 198.479 57,846
33 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 189.66 8,934
34 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 184.1667 18
35 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 183.8636 4,138
36 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 178.0506 15,469
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 172.3043 483,837
38 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 171.8218 259,269
39 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 166.6702 12,385
40 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 164.4898 11,236,148
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 159.2965 21,860
42 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 157.2917 11
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 155.7606 1,063
44 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 152.2126 77,655
45 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 149.3808 82,276
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 145.3244 1,635
47 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 144.7726 79,937
48 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 134.8055 79,552
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 133.3273 996
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 126.0091 3,473
51 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 125.1892 42,860
52 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 123.1671 2,963
53 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 116.8871 106,660
54 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 116.4905 973,214
55 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 116.2223 2,123
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 114.534 -68
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 113.28 724
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 113.1999 4,172
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 112.8656 443
60 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 112.0882 338
61 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 111.7218 30,063
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 111.2897 37,271
63 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 106.3887 880,216
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 106.1998 312,863
65 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 105.1136 39
66 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 104.3248 100,853
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 104.0143 58,379
68 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 102.8939 1,089
69 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 101.0074 302,869
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 99.7433 24,343
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 97.4278 608
72 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 96.8153 -1,100
73 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 89.1369 61,525
74 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 88.147 44,290
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 88.0377 146
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 87.5302 47,941
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 86.708 460
78 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 86.4049 543,591
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 83.7913 835
80 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 82.6251 113,055
81 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 82.1882 14,033
82 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 78.084 855
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 77.67 117,616
84 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 77.6629 29,701
85 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 77.5761 480,827
86 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 77.3792 182
87 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 76.2728 63,796
88 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 75.443 69,923
89 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 74.7571 225,282
90 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 74.0206 166,584
91 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 73.95 706
92 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 73.3952 19,090,455
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 71.7514 1,327
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 71.137 60,875
95 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 70.3307 1,495
96 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 68.5188 58,481
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 67.8182 54
98 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 66.2703 4,882
99 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 65.5778 1,258,901
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 65.2415 -9,694
101 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 63.1978 375,821
102 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 62.75 164
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 62.5994 70,617
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 61.394 18,111
105 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 58.7476 912,109
106 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 58.6506 7,666
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 56.8578 141,260
108 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 53.6429 1,049,454
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 51.6372 2,767,317
110 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 51.6201 45
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 48.2339 33,932
112 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 44.7286 3,080
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 44.1082 12,362
114 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 43.2692 79,701
115 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 43.0058 134,337
116 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 42.8651 258,914
117 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 42.2028 97,514
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 41.503 14,556
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 39.7774 774,238
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 38.056 185
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 36.3646 26,590
122 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 36.3358 536,716
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 36.0148 5,779
124 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 34.4673 46,975
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 33.5774 184,030
126 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 33.5666 8,132
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 33.3684 129,884
128 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 32.5915 40,736
129 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 30.3694 52,119
130 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 30.1639 788,325
131 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 29.387 15,356
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 29.2275 326,648
133 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 28.321 161,533
134 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 28.2405 58,983
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 27.4774 25,377
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 27.0 860
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 26.8937 255,980
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 26.1392 46,525
139 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 25.9023 5,853
140 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 25.878 476
141 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 25.8393 3,418
142 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 25.2454 193
143 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 24.9159 13,856
144 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 24.0737 638,818
145 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 23.8171 48,917
146 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 22.9388 368,350
147 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 22.4293 245
148 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 22.0565 80
149 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 21.801 9,312
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 21.6411 338
151 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 21.4028 67,791
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 21.0968 1,378,342
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 20.9986 -14,341
154 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 20.87 151,601
155 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 20.4729 2,559,291
156 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 20.0058 115
157 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 19.0339 103,983
158 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 18.8831 63,937
159 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 18.553 79,322
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 18.4223 266,415
161 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 17.8498 4,724
162 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 17.1409 38,689
163 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 17.1396 84,772
164 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 16.7936 61,838
165 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 15.7871 533,105
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 15.5794 358,571
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 15.3651 68,497
168 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 15.3143 28,748
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 15.2383 572,022
170 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 15.0459 17,902
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 14.7037 703,940
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 14.4087 203,164
173 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 13.9897 16
174 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 13.5892 168,283
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 13.2049 82,319
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 13.0315 31,501
177 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 12.745 337,407
178 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 12.1445 28,567
179 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 11.9219 131,066
180 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 11.7206 170,922
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 11.5937 56,177
182 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 11.3147 120,109
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 11.1421 134,535
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 10.2978 5,990
185 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 10.2257 313,882
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 10.0759 53,014
187 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 9.8422 2,356,954
188 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 9.7796 48,950
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 9.677 148,247
190 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 9.364 155,826
191 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 9.0309 27,276
192 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 8.9387 334,068
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 7.7758 343,494
194 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 7.6574 1,094,029
195 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 7.4837 454,143
196 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 6.4449 7,364
197 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 5.947 2,137
198 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 5.9389 16
199 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 5.4749 61,460
200 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 5.3294 307,092
201 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 5.1694 51,936
202 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 5.126 3,816
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 5.1135 217,289
204 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 5.0747 82,507
205 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 5.0455 2,553
206 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 4.9655 6,943
207 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 4.8037 46,080
208 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 4.7657 112,791
209 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 4.6283 77,669
210 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 4.5506 69,090
211 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 4.4617 2,984
212 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 4.4411 5,648
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 3.923 308,919
214 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 3.9083 60,455
215 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 3.7196 84,843
216 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 3.4386 32,368
217 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 3.2307 14,833
218 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 3.1081 115,541
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 2.9081 36,465
220 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 2.5996 63,496
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 2.3275 8,381
222 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 2.2306 178,628
223 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 2.1253 358,804
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 2.095 7,449
225 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 1.989 10,692
226 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 1.8864 3,267
227 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 1.8767 12,615
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 1.449 216,806
229 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 0.9921 13,497
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 0.9856 54,276
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 0.9099 27,145
232 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 0.7799 15,264
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 0.7089 29,104
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 0.4523 1,723
235 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.1897 0
236 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 0.1769 3,987
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.0907 1,308

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 1964

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 59.1609 46,884,697
2 Europe 28.4816 5,612,700
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 12.1075 6,678,559
4 Northern America 11.0816 2,920,545
5 Africa 10.6076 7,881,049
6 Oceania 2.0319 349,982

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 1964

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Western Europe 144.9875 1,546,728
2 Caribbean 102.7525 463,382
3 Southern Asia 101.8325 15,613,923
4 Southern Europe 93.6137 1,120,380
5 Eastern Asia 73.0869 21,709,103
6 Micronesia 72.3646 5,949
7 South-Eastern Asia 54.0352 6,570,357
8 Northern Europe 51.4619 629,596
9 Polynesia 44.7358 9,835
10 Central America 22.8504 1,818,376
11 Western Asia 15.5103 2,086,498
12 Western Africa 15.3903 2,047,756
13 Eastern Europe 14.6659 2,315,996
14 Eastern Africa 13.9834 2,640,448
15 South America 9.4593 4,396,801
16 Northern Africa 9.2042 1,756,600
17 Southern Africa 7.9066 635,472
18 Central Asia 6.9139 904,815
19 Melanesia 5.5486 68,442
20 Middle Africa 5.4474 800,773
21 Australia/New Zealand 1.7267 265,756

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 1964

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 42.5479 26,390,252
2 Middle-income countries 28.7814 56,301,108
3 High-income countries 23.2321 9,821,190
4 Upper-middle-income countries 22.2156 29,910,856
5 Low-income countries 10.6604 3,886,692
6 No income group available 7.9316 318,542

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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