Population Density by Country in 1992

In the year 1992, the world had a population density of 42.1 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density was ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a density of 20667.4 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a population density of 11636.5 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR with 5466.5 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‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) with a density of 0.2 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara with 0.7 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 106.0 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Europe with a population density of 32.8 people/kmยฒ, and Africa with 22.7 people living per square kilometer.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the highest population density of 195.6 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Western Europe with a population density of 162.9 people/kmยฒ, and Caribbean with 158.5 people living per square kilometer. While the sub-region with lowest population density for the year was Australia/New Zealand with only 2.6 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 82.1 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 17.5.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 1992

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 20667.4497 229
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 11636.5469 8,501
3 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 5466.5018 83,925
4 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 4726.5461 107,048
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 2694.5 180
6 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 1556.8182 -2
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1180.5698 3,293
8 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 1080.0463 441
9 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 921.8971 1,027
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 910.7578 9
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 854.8214 2,160,315
12 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 797.1183 6,853
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 721.75 324
14 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 708.1354 19,170
15 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 605.1453 795
16 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 591.7035 176,973
17 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 551.0906 14,828
18 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 547.8396 255
19 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 506.425 139
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 451.8128 224,062
21 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 449.9624 104,602
22 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 415.6269 33,224
23 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 390.2869 385
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 389.9528 1,983
25 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 383.7207 98,663
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 366.2698 7,356
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 366.1199 76,601
28 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 364.0943 -796
29 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 330.8163 29,636
30 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 330.2462 351,554
31 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 316.2828 191,517
32 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 315.5333 52
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 305.2526 18,780,245
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 297.1765 1,204
35 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 290.3115 421
36 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 290.1 676
37 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 281.0694 207,054
38 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 278.8093 6,305
39 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 274.5888 14,030
40 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 267.9636 92,825
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 266.75 944
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 264.6451 2,404
43 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 261.3726 140,058
44 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 252.8409 199
45 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 250.5852 8,906
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 250.3875 1,093
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 246.5894 4,351
48 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 243.4119 10,513
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 237.6948 2,294
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 236.9161 153,632
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 234.6897 133,203
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 230.1039 396,458
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 224.7991 24,038
54 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 222.6763 1,408,751
55 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 221.3135 185,700
56 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 215.1451 1,529,446
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 192.0202 47,841
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 186.9812 35,477
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 184.8812 422
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 178.0582 327,638
61 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 171.8638 65,221
62 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 158.7474 2,535,729
63 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 158.4617 606
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 157.3077 538
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 153.7401 148,896
66 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 152.7085 241
67 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 151.1645 5,012
68 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 146.99 3,094
69 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 146.9523 1,148
70 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 140.6576 612,956
71 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 137.6667 -8
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 136.698 2,548
73 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 133.5564 7,221
74 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 130.8833 2,546
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 125.5816 -146,821
76 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 124.9282 75,687
77 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 123.3139 12,405,120
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 122.9143 408
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 122.0802 18,708
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 121.8798 1,875
81 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 120.5832 -710
82 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 118.9896 1,347
83 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 114.5483 -9,475
84 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 111.4506 844,700
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 111.3787 43,311
86 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 109.9971 2,552,894
87 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 108.4823 6,955
88 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 108.1291 20,259
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 107.3023 1,213
90 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 106.987 368
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 106.9826 299,150
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 105.3129 -176
93 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 103.5173 12,465
94 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 103.1304 210,312
95 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 101.0111 63,296
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 100.9886 232
97 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 99.1019 -74,304
98 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 98.8847 894
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 98.6736 3,173,188
100 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 98.2 154
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 98.1359 -552
102 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 95.0183 83,071
103 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 94.7759 9,674
104 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 94.1006 653,557
105 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 92.4694 100,982
106 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 92.1487 71
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 90.9548 81,314
108 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 89.3895 136,715
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 89.3676 252,473
110 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 87.709 12,380
111 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 85.8437 -38,618
112 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 83.5152 -458,357
113 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 81.0028 -19,681
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 80.0978 84,940
115 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 79.971 -54,405
116 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 78.0371 227,449
117 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 75.4958 116,860
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 75.3969 -92,093
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 73.1572 979,090
120 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 72.7354 123
121 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 71.6151 376,165
122 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 71.3789 403,189
123 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 65.0595 83,143
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 63.1233 553,216
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 61.2156 28,086
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 60.6145 -271
127 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 60.2633 1,401,330
128 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 59.9998 1,421
129 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 59.9605 -22,928
130 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 59.6148 4,114
131 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 56.9139 415,655
132 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 56.6335 177,698
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 56.3893 518,230
134 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 53.6814 565,750
135 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 53.2837 34,808
136 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 52.7038 11,200
137 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 52.6264 6,255
138 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 52.0116 1,757,630
139 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 51.6283 13,603
140 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 51.6092 21,210
141 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 50.7479 506,962
142 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 49.0014 149,981
143 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 48.4017 167,081
144 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 48.1206 7,337
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 45.4435 2,007
146 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 43.9452 221,894
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 43.549 207,855
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 43.3805 1,660,068
149 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 43.0683 2,721
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 42.7931 -18,917
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 42.4566 744,396
152 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 42.3508 619,352
153 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 41.4196 221,253
154 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 40.6778 14,793
155 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 40.3721 474,191
156 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 39.5263 56,777
157 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 39.1524 108
158 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 36.7889 99,630
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 36.4525 1,136,184
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 36.3764 32,709
161 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 35.4388 -40,459
162 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 35.0824 238,854
163 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 34.7913 372
164 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 34.4363 52,736
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 34.2073 782,858
166 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 33.217 -867
167 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 31.1364 690,918
168 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 30.2033 675,608
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 29.796 107,562
170 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 27.8954 3,713,571
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 27.8048 186,408
172 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 27.7152 21
173 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 27.5081 265,316
174 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 27.3382 546,446
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 26.8851 -48,435
176 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 26.0243 354,299
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 23.4685 28,663
178 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 22.5878 472,783
179 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 21.6972 386,025
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 21.3105 103,829
181 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 21.2114 46,102
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 19.7622 124,046
183 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 18.6526 2,540,279
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 18.57 2,221,534
185 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 18.3043 218,400
186 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 18.209 18,188
187 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 18.0045 468,121
188 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 17.8729 18,519
189 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 17.5702 250,519
190 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 16.9085 1,091,541
191 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 16.7115 -51
192 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 16.6748 26,022
193 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 15.8584 32,084
194 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 14.2195 -48,848
195 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 14.09 25,530
196 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 13.6989 684
197 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 13.3353 38,517
198 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 13.0088 3,949
199 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 12.3396 299,181
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 12.0238 459,821
201 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 11.9432 10,059
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 11.2306 614,347
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 10.8615 193,907
204 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 10.5746 109,091
205 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 10.2467 -103,631
206 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 10.1894 4,527
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 10.1328 401,756
208 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 9.4538 -38
209 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 9.1345 152,163
210 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 9.0821 272,583
211 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 8.7865 61,360
212 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 8.3552 105,887
213 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 8.3428 3,827
214 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 8.039 612,369
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 7.6304 192,330
216 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 7.382 67,790
217 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 7.0322 278,488
218 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 6.8258 149,726
219 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 6.4143 89,543
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 6.3131 -19,426
221 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 5.0055 216,647
222 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 4.8023 96,521
223 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 4.0263 27,702
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 3.7846 1,948
225 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 3.1173 326,581
226 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 2.6892 3,733
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 2.6517 101,787
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 2.6063 2,675
229 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 2.5068 41,462
230 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 2.2731 174,906
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 2.0836 101,126
232 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 1.7754 47,020
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 1.4955 4,473
234 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 1.436 35,139
235 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 0.7134 5,362
236 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.2018 92
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.1357 33

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 1992

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 106.0208 54,583,283
2 Europe 32.8432 1,425,895
3 Africa 22.738 16,932,428
4 Latin America and the Caribbean 22.6504 8,187,222
5 Northern America 15.2073 4,040,647
6 Oceania 3.2557 401,984

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 1992

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Southern Asia 195.5614 27,612,022
2 Western Europe 162.881 894,964
3 Caribbean 158.4677 448,382
4 Micronesia 144.6962 7,990
5 Eastern Asia 119.0797 13,612,912
6 Southern Europe 110.4928 -93,607
7 South-Eastern Asia 102.9528 8,842,912
8 Polynesia 72.5254 7,152
9 Northern Europe 56.5889 234,106
10 Central America 47.0507 2,394,683
11 Western Asia 33.0895 3,836,574
12 Western Africa 31.745 5,099,218
13 Eastern Africa 31.2794 5,606,295
14 Northern Africa 19.1715 3,015,360
15 Southern Africa 17.8393 934,234
16 South America 17.5184 5,344,157
17 Eastern Europe 17.2381 390,432
18 Central Asia 13.4138 678,863
19 Middle Africa 11.7984 2,277,321
20 Melanesia 10.5813 173,419
21 Australia/New Zealand 2.6418 213,423

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 1992

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 82.1238 43,583,302
2 Middle-income countries 51.7434 66,678,386
3 Upper-middle-income countries 37.2539 23,095,084
4 High-income countries 29.7089 8,161,518
5 Low-income countries 21.7801 10,253,352
6 No income group available 17.5284 478,203

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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