Population Density by Country in 2029

In the year 2029, the world is projected to have a population density of 65.0 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a density of 24068.5 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a population density of 23610.4 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore with 9111.4 people living per square kilometer, if spread out evenly.

The country with the lowest annual population density is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland with 0.1 people per square kilometer. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) with a density of 0.3 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia with 2.4 people living per square kilometer, if said population is spread out evenly across its land mass.

The geographic region with the highest population density is projected to be Asia with a density of 157.3 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Africa with a population density of 56.6 people/kmยฒ, and Latin America and the Caribbean with 34.2 people living per square kilometer.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the highest population density of 336.4 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Caribbean with a population density of 207.4 people/kmยฒ, and Micronesia with 186.3 people living per square kilometer. While the sub-region with lowest population density for the year is projected to be Australia/New Zealand with only 4.2 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 145.5 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 27.1.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 2029

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 24068.4564 -12
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 23610.4375 7,964
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 9111.3712 29,855
4 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 6817.7197 -5,806
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 3278.2 -14
6 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 1995.1833 12,479
7 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1723.2508 716
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 1705.75 408
9 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 1405.2053 1,538,299
10 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 1319.1324 103
11 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 1262.5 5
12 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 1166.9907 -199
13 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 1058.6627 10,485
14 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1018.0409 127,972
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 1017.5517 1,022
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 1014.5234 225
17 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 678.5536 3,419
18 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 664.275 75
19 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 662.7537 330,020
20 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 658.4 8
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 643.1372 15
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 629.2075 158
23 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 594.1928 378,402
24 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 584.4694 -267
25 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 548.8607 -25
26 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 531.7766 39,914
27 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 519.4153 -94,991
28 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 507.4022 15,183
29 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 505.6759 11,651,329
30 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 504.9773 13
31 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 465.6117 -55,576
32 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 464.8408 759
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 461.9214 137,201
34 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 455.7617 135,431
35 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 425.8879 1,696,428
36 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 410.0076 6,862
37 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 395.0833 69
38 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 391.3611 24,365
39 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 381.9706 518
40 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 376.3985 -8,932
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 353.3603 31,678
42 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 349.1878 4,839,526
43 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 342.634 -704
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 332.1368 1,066
45 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 326.2097 476,457
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 316.3734 -698,506
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 315.4557 71,032
48 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 315.2307 23,320
49 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 301.6039 630
50 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 300.5705 439
51 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 297.0398 317
52 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 284.9628 1,439,994
53 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 284.2199 189,017
54 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 282.0318 5,702,109
55 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 270.9391 4,911
56 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 269.1957 -795
57 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 267.309 83
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 267.021 5,553
59 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 259.4374 -4,919
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 257.5078 592,388
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 255.3625 172
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 254.2203 34,917
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 246.4306 375
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 246.2704 86,121
65 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 245.1895 579
66 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 244.7398 19,595
67 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 242.6204 463
68 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 237.759 -105,622
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 227.5397 44,991
70 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 223.1405 296,094
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 220.7216 407
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 220.3959 35,630
73 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 213.0227 197
74 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 207.8075 -417
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 201.9628 2,118
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 195.1142 -203,477
77 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 189.9964 222,677
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 185.3846 46
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 184.1531 271,002
80 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 182.3239 13
81 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 174.1731 909
82 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 173.8221 1,041
83 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 173.1191 174
84 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 168.4167 26
85 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 167.4642 670,742
86 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 158.2254 792,123
87 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 157.116 5,683
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 154.7042 3,884
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 151.8806 1,941,241
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 149.7823 125
91 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 147.7057 -2,218,213
92 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 146.0039 3,291,914
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 143.3883 26,149
94 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 141.8628 395,387
95 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 141.2759 6,552
96 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 141.0697 -2,571
97 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 139.9539 64,977
98 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 138.2367 188,377
99 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 136.2263 -1,354
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 133.0406 114,344
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 129.129 38,014
102 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 126.7732 -111,625
103 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 123.9462 1,772,505
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 119.1602 1,064,556
105 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 118.6931 101,873
106 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 114.9139 436,895
107 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 113.4627 -7,493
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 111.6586 152
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 110.7102 318,436
110 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 109.6983 -28,201
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 109.6271 9,232
112 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 107.1188 498,478
113 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 106.8743 -31,688
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 106.6418 1,172,003
115 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 106.057 157,320
116 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 105.8365 28,819
117 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 105.0813 791,470
118 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 104.7271 -2,915
119 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 103.4742 -29,818
120 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 102.1096 -7,619
121 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 99.6933 230
122 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 99.2722 19,054
123 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 99.0609 152,895
124 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 98.2898 628,685
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 97.1216 -4,618
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 96.7317 -5,567
127 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 93.8655 -74,455
128 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 90.0198 2,131,315
129 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 89.6575 -46,889
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 89.4295 317,337
131 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 89.1097 409,687
132 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 87.6239 2,091
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 86.7728 308,658
134 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 86.6813 3,294
135 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 86.6359 48,514
136 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 84.8125 103
137 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 83.783 80,294
138 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 83.3094 -2,920
139 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 82.9519 -60,487
140 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 81.6391 2,717
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 81.6388 23,491
142 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 80.3 -8
143 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 79.7988 2,320
144 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 78.5464 180,648
145 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 77.7324 182,533
146 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 77.2132 -41,316
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 76.6267 28,343
148 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 75.7098 1,169,474
149 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 74.2937 15,380
150 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 74.1252 787,348
151 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 71.7958 20
152 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 71.3559 793,332
153 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 69.826 41,044
154 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 69.2967 -23,163
155 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 68.2554 817,295
156 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 66.5681 -268,472
157 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 66.213 351,772
158 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 64.8521 53,990
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 63.8966 126,715
160 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 63.1657 88,203
161 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 61.0682 -14,541
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 59.8679 771,245
163 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 58.5449 -55,732
164 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 56.7769 458,425
165 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 54.5716 3,829,415
166 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 53.5891 7,168
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 53.1309 15,614
168 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 52.8014 -11,528
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 52.5009 572,440
170 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 50.7389 348
171 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 50.7136 1,036,742
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 48.634 363,831
173 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 47.908 302,295
174 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 45.5766 -41,678
175 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 45.0816 -929
176 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 41.9272 -19
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 41.1987 -21,118
178 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 39.2617 201
179 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 39.0326 -42
180 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 38.3154 1,682,282
181 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 38.2611 97,006
182 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 35.6524 93,865
183 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 35.0372 1,220,754
184 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 34.6753 81,697
185 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 34.5731 624,138
186 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 34.564 369,675
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 32.3783 603,566
188 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 31.5623 1,283,388
189 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 31.3959 8,366
190 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 29.7945 -5,510
191 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 29.1486 16,802
192 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 28.4099 336,860
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 27.6148 -17,221
194 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 26.8974 51,832
195 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 26.8171 1,234,083
196 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 26.6794 938,745
197 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 26.3889 58,928
198 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 25.2492 181,451
199 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 24.6761 -31
200 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 22.8575 814,556
201 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 21.8614 231,938
202 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 21.2736 4,757
203 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 20.6787 542,584
204 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 20.6165 34,919
205 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 20.3911 150,312
206 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 19.7671 -160
207 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 19.5074 5,500
208 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 18.771 38,073
209 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 18.5984 484,387
210 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 18.4028 1,341
211 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 18.1734 75,851
212 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 17.3393 620,314
213 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 16.9849 262,021
214 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 16.9535 2,645
215 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 16.2625 60,588
216 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 14.8251 68,575
217 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 12.7026 -56
218 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 12.418 173,656
219 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 11.0645 209,531
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 10.5797 48,354
221 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 8.6625 -416,459
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 7.7483 210,110
223 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 7.4923 8
224 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 5.5171 143,227
225 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 5.1728 40,971
226 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 4.4754 309,321
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 4.3699 70,147
228 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 4.364 7,922
229 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 4.2875 4,195
230 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 4.1967 4,884
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 3.8753 1,920
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 3.6398 242,617
233 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 3.4816 43,801
234 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 2.452 10,519
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 2.3747 38,021
236 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.3171 13
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.1393 12

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 2029

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 157.2547 27,170,795
2 Africa 56.6426 36,682,090
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 34.2108 4,346,236
4 Europe 33.404 -1,027,375
5 Northern America 20.9801 1,991,385
6 Oceania 5.7383 504,745

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 2029

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Southern Asia 336.4435 19,989,990
2 Caribbean 207.3937 183,369
3 Micronesia 186.3205 4,785
4 Western Europe 180.8635 120,466
5 South-Eastern Asia 161.7226 5,037,035
6 Eastern Asia 140.04 -2,932,482
7 Southern Europe 114.3197 -441,685
8 Polynesia 95.3496 5,992
9 Eastern Africa 84.3675 13,097,815
10 Western Africa 83.8422 11,893,451
11 Central America 77.0204 1,445,449
12 Western Asia 67.4761 4,110,225
13 Northern Europe 66.4447 294,399
14 Northern Africa 37.6331 4,076,774
15 Middle Africa 37.1775 6,917,967
16 Southern Africa 27.7068 696,083
17 Melanesia 26.2924 216,432
18 South America 26.0271 2,717,418
19 Central Asia 21.4687 966,026
20 Eastern Europe 15.6686 -1,000,555
21 Australia/New Zealand 4.2057 277,536

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 2029

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 145.4893 41,654,936
2 Middle-income countries 79.229 45,188,260
3 Low-income countries 60.2445 21,795,678
4 Upper-middle-income countries 47.6269 3,533,324
5 High-income countries 36.1272 2,303,639
6 No income group available 27.1015 380,299

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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