Population Density by Country in 2056

In the year 2056, the world is projected to have a population density of 76.2 (people/kmยฒ).

The country with the highest population density is projected to be ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR with a density of 28373.8 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco with a population density of 25920.5 people/kmยฒ, and ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore with 9124.7 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 169.1 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Africa with a population density of 91.8 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 395.0 people per square kilometer. Closely followed by Micronesia with a population density of 215.6 people/kmยฒ, and Caribbean with 214.6 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 181.2 people per square kilometer. While the lowest population density is recorded by No income group available with a population density of only 31.4.

Countries with the Highest Population Density in 2056

Rank Country Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 28373.7812 3,952
2 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 25920.4698 171
3 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 9124.6911 -19,658
4 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 6102.066 -49,433
5 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 3053.2 -156
6 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 2369.6769 6,350
7 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 1994.7293 13,863
8 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 1928.205 549
9 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 1829.5455 10
10 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 1630.2238 -1,599
11 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1591.8566 116,408
12 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 1584.8109 255,807
13 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 1199.5216 603
14 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 1061.9706 -390
15 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 1029.256 305,508
16 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 1027.8594 -150
17 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 1025.8917 393,345
18 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 981.6574 -529
19 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 741.65 8
20 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 709.7574 11,785
21 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 667.3679 -43
22 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 638.3667 131,724
23 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 608.946 -153,621
24 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 604.7407 -1,289
25 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 583.252 -7,091
26 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 568.0412 2,192,995
27 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 565.9946 76,139
28 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 547.7698 983,347
29 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 526.0289 -29,733
30 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 509.0598 3,934,946
31 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 506.5738 -210
32 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 499.64 61,346
33 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 497.025 -787
34 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 484.8562 -1,632
35 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 482.1356 69
36 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 480.2505 1,341,871
37 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 454.5608 976
38 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 453.0833 53
39 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 449.1335 5,105,393
40 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 439.3409 -93
41 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 433.7471 -504,413
42 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 430.3518 576,225
43 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 411.475 4,602
44 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 400.975 -63
45 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 397.4203 -12,049
46 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 364.098 112
47 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 340.5772 -110,150
48 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 339.6646 -97,402
49 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 324.4523 24
50 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 315.3653 -21,580
51 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 312.9921 258,906
52 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 308.5367 2,590
53 ๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 301.6611 20,366
54 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 295.8453 -2,732
55 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 295.7648 -9,193
56 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 293.4601 -29,472
57 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 289.5028 123
58 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 288.0092 -12,006
59 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 281.2785 -7,719
60 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 280.7508 -895
61 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 275.9768 16,647
62 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 274.3788 1,642
63 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 264.1763 -715,013
64 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 263.2281 -43
65 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 259.1995 95,206
66 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 254.7341 -119
67 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 254.6474 -445
68 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 249.5406 481,069
69 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 246.2438 11,877
70 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 245.4984 581,239
71 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 238.6659 145,518
72 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 233.9033 3,078,383
73 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 232.6652 -1,670
74 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 224.0455 -56
75 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 221.6477 -288,475
76 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 221.5193 -309
77 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 217.436 277,096
78 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 215.7467 -28,042
79 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 209.8476 -99,366
80 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 208.9167 12
81 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 206.8269 459
82 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 206.62 -868
83 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 201.7135 137,670
84 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 195.6914 204
85 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 188.5 626,575
86 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 185.6668 993,654
87 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 184.0671 1,901
88 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 178.3406 894,984
89 ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 176.9665 109,872
90 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 176.4404 -181
91 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 169.7837 1,373,810
92 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 168.6778 -415,421
93 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 167.3864 -108
94 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 167.0653 62,336
95 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 167.0156 151,690
96 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 165.9809 -492
97 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 164.1768 2,590,444
98 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 161.7823 602,597
99 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 158.1475 -335
100 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 156.4273 904,042
101 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 153.8637 13,482
102 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 151.7565 1,026
103 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 150.7832 -84
104 ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 148.213 -9,902
105 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 137.3736 1,733
106 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 135.548 77,918
107 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 131.626 40,936
108 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 130.4554 -11,334,801
109 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 128.9855 -38,133
110 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 127.7877 -466,769
111 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 127.0345 93,910
112 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 125.995 9,872
113 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 125.1285 -16,127
114 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 124.5962 1,101,545
115 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 121.3403 866,312
116 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 120.3189 3,347
117 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 118.4453 -97,830
118 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 113.5754 39,877
119 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 112.9914 156,874
120 ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 112.3386 631,861
121 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 111.0437 -9,044
122 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 110.9256 226,852
123 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 109.8649 -220,310
124 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 108.9603 4,938,948
125 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 106.8475 32,698
126 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 106.536 -24,800
127 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 106.3687 -235
128 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 104.6354 322,212
129 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 102.9159 -25,215
130 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 102.7526 105,797
131 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 100.0975 12,777
132 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 100.0193 120,915
133 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 98.1132 11,722
134 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 97.0757 -8,619
135 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 96.9889 -58,914
136 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 96.97 795,275
137 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 96.9353 -255
138 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 94.7744 -39,542
139 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 93.7462 -532
140 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 93.1666 15,048
141 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 91.6202 -44,314
142 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 91.5941 65,251
143 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 89.7427 -8,873
144 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 89.6625 -80,673
145 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 88.7081 1,113,508
146 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 87.5396 -8
147 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 87.5029 -15,019
148 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 85.7385 -1,103
149 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 84.7068 -309,979
150 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 84.509 5,144
151 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 84.4819 -24,120
152 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 83.6952 -512
153 ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 80.0786 -28
154 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 79.6855 25,934
155 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 77.817 38,667
156 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 73.7306 -12,767
157 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 73.7208 8
158 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 73.5789 -93,495
159 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 73.2894 -131,956
160 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 73.2543 300,405
161 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 71.1241 -54,055
162 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 67.0932 7,965
163 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 67.0845 -65,978
164 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 65.2872 745,479
165 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 64.9898 1,448,541
166 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 62.1231 1,998,125
167 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 61.4354 194,414
168 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 60.8027 2,068
169 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 60.7919 -124,971
170 ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 56.7661 -26,445
171 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 56.1847 75
172 ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 55.5925 637,971
173 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 53.5402 -313,794
174 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 53.0415 75,426
175 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 52.6722 1,389,523
176 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 52.2527 9,673
177 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 51.7631 78,260
178 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 50.9778 -21,768
179 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 50.5467 -61,898
180 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 47.2994 -17,410
181 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 46.4386 18,467
182 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 44.9317 -53,124
183 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 43.8567 215
184 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 43.7058 980,700
185 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 43.5125 37,164
186 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 41.3985 532,194
187 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 41.3772 -2,662
188 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 40.1211 -46,586
189 ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 39.8618 86,475
190 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 35.4967 -59
191 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 34.9223 -38
192 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 34.6943 124,202
193 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 33.5939 138,280
194 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 33.3361 -16,857
195 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 33.2575 162,251
196 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 33.1549 200,760
197 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 32.4428 729,759
198 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 29.7727 33,476
199 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 27.4058 -444,623
200 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 27.259 -37,510
201 ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 26.1911 335,171
202 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 26.0381 -6,977
203 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 24.3868 2,540
204 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 23.1234 168,079
205 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 22.7268 10,420
206 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 22.6611 -1,399
207 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 21.8986 -11,944
208 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 21.7935 31,553
209 ๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 21.5685 52,413
210 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 21.354 19,849
211 ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 21.3435 -46
212 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 20.5977 213,186
213 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 19.6934 918
214 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 18.8665 -13,261
215 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 18.6713 54,694
216 ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 18.0814 33,039
217 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 17.8762 -8,936
218 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 15.9508 102,329
219 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 15.6104 42,307
220 ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 9.9671 207,781
221 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 9.567 157,691
222 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 9.3231 -40
223 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 8.1769 -2
224 ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 7.949 -536,172
225 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 7.1042 8,624
226 ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 6.757 22,041
227 ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 5.1897 19,486
228 ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 5.1615 172,950
229 ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 4.8833 38,181
230 ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 4.7132 1,333
231 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 4.4321 -1,654
232 ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 4.3154 152,177
233 ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 4.0825 -52
234 ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 3.369 7,016
235 ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 3.0155 25,504
236 ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 0.3013 -24
237 ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 0.1283 -232

Regions with the Highest Population Density in 2056

Rank Region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Asia 169.12 -1,622,384
2 Africa 91.8347 37,421,830
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 37.1003 -6,127
4 Europe 31.1382 -2,768,171
5 Northern America 22.8258 704,337
6 Oceania 7.0556 322,702

Sub-regions with the Highest Population Density in 2056

Rank Sub-region Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Southern Asia 395.0128 7,357,276
2 Micronesia 215.6428 1,795
3 Caribbean 214.5705 -63,694
4 South-Eastern Asia 178.9365 673,866
5 Western Europe 176.1278 -438,292
6 Western Africa 139.9409 12,372,219
7 Eastern Africa 139.2483 13,086,021
8 Eastern Asia 123.3211 -12,827,191
9 Polynesia 111.74 2,982
10 Southern Europe 100.0497 -1,013,077
11 Western Asia 86.9729 2,470,859
12 Central America 86.0136 127,997
13 Middle Africa 70.4216 8,438,604
14 Northern Europe 69.2659 18,576
15 Northern Africa 51.2993 3,245,851
16 Melanesia 36.1178 155,328
17 Southern Africa 32.938 279,135
18 South America 28.0069 -70,430
19 Central Asia 27.657 702,806
20 Eastern Europe 13.9567 -1,335,378
21 Australia/New Zealand 4.9291 162,597

Income Groups with the Highest Population Density in 2056

Rank Income Group Population Density (p/kmยฒ) Overall Population +/-
1 Lower-middle-income countries 181.1539 24,041,672
2 Low-income countries 102.5782 22,969,710
3 Middle-income countries 89.7498 12,862,804
4 Upper-middle-income countries 46.1556 -11,178,868
5 High-income countries 36.2406 -1,873,600
6 No income group available 31.3633 93,273

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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