Population Density by Country in 2055

In the year 2055, the world is projected to have a population density of 76.0 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a density of 28248.1 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a population density of 25804.0 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore with 9153.0 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 3.0 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 169.2 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Africa with a population density of 90.6 people/kmยฒ, and Latin America and the Caribbean with 37.1 people living per square kilometer.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the highest population density of 393.8 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Micronesia with a population density of 215.0 people/kmยฒ, and Caribbean with 214.8 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 4.9 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 180.2 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 31.3.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 2055

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 28248.125 4,090
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 25804.0268 176
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 9152.9883 -18,996
4 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 6146.3881 -47,987
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 3068.0 -140
6 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 2361.2708 6,814
7 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 1957.692 13,915
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 1925.8717 851
9 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 1801.1364 15
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1635.2508 -1,568
11 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 1582.6325 311,316
12 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1572.4366 117,409
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 1194.3448 598
14 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 1073.8382 -417
15 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 1030.0703 -133
16 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 1016.5464 309,891
17 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 1010.7321 393,436
18 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 991.3241 -515
19 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 741.125 13
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 703.3565 12,039
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 668.0943 -34
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 632.2478 133,140
23 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 613.2556 -151,586
24 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 607.7512 -1,300
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 586.7416 -7,077
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 567.2572 2,469,052
27 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 563.1729 79,440
28 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 544.4448 1,011,632
29 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 526.921 -30,340
30 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 509.9426 -201
31 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 503.9207 3,988,431
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 501.4333 -800
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 493.5479 61,958
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 484.952 -328
35 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 481.9705 71
36 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 473.492 1,358,909
37 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 454.1364 1,146
38 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 451.0333 70
39 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 443.6364 -96
40 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 443.5047 5,147,684
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 438.8132 -498,093
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 424.2274 581,919
43 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 406.6667 4,630
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 401.1191 -35
45 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 397.813 -11,733
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 363.8475 159
47 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 341.1891 -93,779
48 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 340.9012 -92,884
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 324.3195 40
50 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 316.3753 -20,278
51 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 308.2471 257,259
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 307.5174 2,690
53 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 299.8664 21,221
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 298.4425 -2,774
55 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 296.8503 -29,464
56 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 295.79 -3,047
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 288.8222 122
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 288.6179 -9,685
59 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 282.7614 -7,496
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 282.2013 -892
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 275.5998 19,776
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 272.0888 1,683
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 266.0689 -711,342
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 263.4937 -42
65 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 258.5188 105,176
66 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 255.7654 -427
67 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 254.9748 -101
68 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 245.9359 12,751
69 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 245.2796 479,858
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 242.9397 583,153
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 237.2772 152,113
72 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 233.6966 -1,688
73 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 230.8003 3,127,743
74 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 224.3734 -45
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 222.474 -287,498
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 222.2068 -296
77 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 218.3071 -27,416
78 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 215.9376 273,460
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 210.6605 -96,386
80 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 209.1014 -869
81 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 208.0417 9
82 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 206.1146 467
83 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 199.7725 140,830
84 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 195.3871 222
85 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 185.2472 625,955
86 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 183.5743 2,071
87 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 183.3712 999,480
88 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 177.1346 -180
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 175.7135 112,654
90 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 175.5324 891,018
91 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 170.0674 -407,199
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 168.5625 -99
93 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 168.3976 1,385,736
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 166.9989 -465
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 166.924 198,359
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 166.1693 64,941
97 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 161.2464 2,601,135
98 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 159.81 -330
99 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 159.5696 608,191
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 154.8585 918,035
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 153.547 13,367
102 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 151.6334 1,248
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 150.9248 -78
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 149.1083 -9,624
105 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 137.3441 2,819
106 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 134.8195 81,001
107 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 131.6159 -10,946,330
108 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 130.1618 41,412
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 129.4415 -37,254
110 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 128.692 -457,274
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 126.7357 102,429
112 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 125.3169 10,295
113 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 125.1286 16,045
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 122.8842 1,121,705
115 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 119.4757 871,672
116 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 119.1329 3,366
117 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 118.6206 -95,479
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 113.3459 43,218
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 111.8923 157,695
120 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 111.2094 -7,878
121 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 111.1315 642,747
122 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 110.5789 -216,965
123 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 110.3777 239,315
124 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 106.8786 -231
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 106.834 -24,390
126 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 106.7823 4,936,088
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 105.6713 33,286
128 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 103.4229 -24,507
129 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 103.3185 324,968
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 102.5021 117,797
131 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 99.353 13,076
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 98.7552 122,596
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 97.7172 12,322
134 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 97.6262 -58,331
135 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 97.4992 -8,441
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 97.2787 -260
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 95.6006 798,200
138 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 95.2111 -39,530
139 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 93.8804 -457
140 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 93.0555 19,503
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 91.6809 -34,990
142 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 91.3216 70,084
143 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 90.4112 -79,184
144 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 90.0068 -8,496
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 88.0238 -14,636
146 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 87.5534 -1
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 87.2929 1,112,357
148 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 85.9187 -975
149 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 85.3592 -23,950
150 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 85.3148 -300,816
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 84.426 6,206
152 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 83.788 -482
153 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 80.2714 -26
154 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 79.3288 26,995
155 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 77.4872 40,723
156 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 74.2372 -12,477
157 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 73.9792 -90,712
158 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 73.7229 -9
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 73.3485 -99,344
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 72.4703 306,165
161 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 71.8261 -53,682
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 67.583 -64,456
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 66.7434 8,256
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 64.097 747,768
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 63.8289 1,446,006
166 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 61.2699 209,725
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 60.8562 -84,619
168 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 60.6813 2,368
169 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 60.5523 1,981,492
170 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 57.2411 -26,656
171 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 56.1111 65
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 54.7313 642,416
173 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 54.0816 -313,391
174 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 52.4161 76,103
175 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 51.8819 1,400,472
176 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 51.4578 9,706
177 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 51.4023 -21,702
178 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 51.3504 80,023
179 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 50.5984 -54,204
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 47.5475 -17,082
181 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 45.7965 18,515
182 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 45.4211 -52,975
183 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 43.7018 214
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 43.3464 39,511
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 42.9019 981,099
186 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 41.5673 -2,589
187 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 41.3407 525,196
188 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 40.3501 -46,373
189 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 39.765 90,913
190 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 35.6283 -62
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 35.1942 -18
192 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 34.4168 127,138
193 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 33.6047 -16,790
194 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 33.4827 146,381
195 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 32.7978 202,125
196 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 32.7815 162,904
197 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 31.8632 729,778
198 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 29.6887 34,953
199 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 27.4558 -391,762
200 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 27.3062 -33,607
201 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 26.1976 -6,887
202 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 26.046 355,975
203 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 24.2729 2,660
204 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 23.0413 185,163
205 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 22.6944 -1,159
206 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 22.6867 10,853
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 22.0904 -11,919
208 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 21.7132 33,406
209 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 21.5435 -46
210 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 21.396 54,376
211 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 21.2881 20,267
212 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 20.2546 214,376
213 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 19.6413 988
214 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 18.9415 -12,710
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 18.6503 62,572
216 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 18.0095 34,550
217 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 17.9065 -9,336
218 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 15.8548 105,724
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 15.4448 43,051
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 9.8896 210,661
221 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 9.4269 -41
222 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 9.4139 157,973
223 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 8.1654 8
224 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 7.9814 -525,382
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 6.9993 8,622
226 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 6.7172 23,086
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 5.1774 21,688
228 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 5.1426 171,295
229 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 4.8365 38,840
230 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 4.7043 1,437
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 4.44 -1,457
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 4.2954 154,583
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 4.0827 9
234 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 3.3424 7,133
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 2.9987 26,860
236 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.3029 -15
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.1288 -227

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 2055

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 169.1543 -531,518
2 Africa 90.5644 37,659,000
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 37.0968 146,495
4 Europe 31.2624 -2,714,235
5 Northern America 22.7883 695,703
6 Oceania 7.0172 329,155

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 2055

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Southern Asia 393.8275 7,816,974
2 Micronesia 215.0428 1,906
3 Caribbean 214.8382 -54,881
4 South-Eastern Asia 178.7708 800,325
5 Western Europe 176.5281 -433,865
6 Western Africa 137.8975 12,407,476
7 Eastern Africa 137.2723 13,204,380
8 Eastern Asia 124.3918 -12,420,774
9 Polynesia 111.3622 3,098
10 Southern Europe 100.8193 -992,282
11 Western Asia 86.4491 2,549,713
12 Central America 85.9519 175,992
13 Northern Europe 69.2519 27,424
14 Middle Africa 69.1212 8,441,791
15 Northern Africa 50.873 3,308,304
16 Melanesia 35.8218 158,715
17 Southern Africa 32.8296 297,049
18 South America 28.0081 25,384
19 Central Asia 27.4757 722,244
20 Eastern Europe 14.0301 -1,315,512
21 Australia/New Zealand 4.9084 165,436

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 2055

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 180.2025 24,747,345
2 Low-income countries 101.0101 23,092,912
3 Middle-income countries 89.5795 14,184,993
4 Upper-middle-income countries 46.3578 -10,562,352
5 High-income countries 36.2927 -1,791,174
6 No income group available 31.2834 97,869

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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