Population Density by Country/ Area

This is a list of countries and dependencies ranked by human population density, and measured by the number of human inhabitants per square kilometre or square mile. The list includes sovereign states and self-governing dependent territories based upon the ISO standard ISO 3166-1. The list also includes but does not rank unrecognized but de facto independent countries. The figures in the following table are based on areas including inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers). Data are estimates for July 2005, taken from the United Nations World Prospects Report (2004 revision), unless noted otherwise.

Rank Country/ Area Density/km2 Population Area km2
1  Macau (China) 18,534 541,200 29.2
2  Monaco 16,923 35,500 1.98
3  Singapore 7,148 5,076,700 710.2
4  Hong Kong (China) 6,349 7,003,700 1,104
5  Gibraltar (UK) 4,559 31,000 6.8
6  Vatican City 1,877 826 0.44
7  Bahrain 1,646 1,234,596 750
8  Malta 1,322 417,617 316
9  Bermuda (UK) 1,226 65,000 53
10  Sint Maarten (Netherlands) 1,101 37,429 34
11  Maldives 1,037 309,000 298
12  Bangladesh 964 142,319,000 147,570
13  Jersey (UK) 844 97,857 116
14  Guernsey (UK) 843 65,726 78
15  Saint-Martin (France) 663 35,263 53.2
16  Republic of China (Taiwan) 639 23,069,345 35,980
17  Mauritius 631 1,288,000 2,040
18  Barbados 595 256,000 430
19  Aruba (Netherlands) 554 107,000 193
20  Palestinian territories 681 4,100,000 6,020
21  San Marino 505 30,800 61
22  Mayotte (France) 499 186,452 374
23  South Korea 487 48,456,369 99,538
24  Nauru 444 9,322 21
25  Puerto Rico (US) 449 3,982,000 8,875
26  Cura?ao (Netherlands) 446 142,180 444
27  Lebanon 404 4,224,000 10,452
28  Saint-Barth¨¦lemy (France) 402 8,450 21
29  Tuvalu 402 10,441 26
30  Netherlands 404 16,760,000 41,526
31  Rwanda 380 9,998,000 26,338
32  Israel 371 7,697,600 20,770
33  India 368 1,210,193,422 3,287,240
34  Haiti 362 9,719,932 27,750
35  Martinique (France) 356 402,000 1,128
36  Belgium 355 10,827,519 30,528
37  Marshall Islands 343 62,000 181
38  Japan 337 127,387,000 377,873
39  American Samoa (US) 337 67,000 199
40  Guam (US) 324 178,000 549
41  Saint Lucia 319 172,000 539
42  United States Virgin Islands (US) 317 110,000 347
43  R¨¦union (France) 313 785,139 2,510
44  Sri Lanka 308 20,238,000 65,610
45  Philippines 307 92,226,600 300,076
46  Comoros 302 676,000 2,235
47  Grenada 302 104,000 344
48  Burundi 298 8,303,000 27,834
49  El Salvador 293 6,163,000 21,041
50  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 281 109,000 388
51  Trinidad and Tobago 261 1,339,000 5,130
52  Vietnam 259 85,789,573 331,689
53  United Kingdom 255 62,041,708 243,610
54  Guadeloupe (France) 249 405,000 1,628
55  Jamaica 247 2,719,000 10,991
56  Germany 229 81,757,600 357,022
57  Liechtenstein 225 35,981 160
58  Cayman Islands (UK) 212 56,000 264
59  Pakistan 223 178,900,000 803,940
60  Dominican Republic 207 10,090,000 48,671
61  Kuwait 200 3,566,437 17,818
62  Italy 200 60,200,060 301,318
63  North Korea 200 24,051,706 120,538
64  Nepal 199 29,331,000 147,181
65  Saint Kitts and Nevis 199 52,000 261
66  Antigua and Barbuda 199 88,000 442
67  Luxembourg 194 502,207 2,586
68  Switzerland 188 7,761,800 41,293
69  Northern Mariana Islands (US) 188 87,000 464
70  Seychelles 185 84,000 455
71  Andorra 184 86,000 468
72  Sao Tome and Principe 169 163,000 964
73  Nigeria 167 162,471,000 923,768
74  Anguilla (UK) 165 15,000 91
75  Federated States of Micronesia 158 111,000 702
76  British Virgin Islands (UK) 152 23,000 151
77  The Gambia 151 1,705,000 11,295
78  Isle of Man (UK) 140 80,000 572
79  Tonga 139 104,000 747
80  China 140 1,349,530,000 9,640,821
81  Kiribati 137 99,350 726
82  Uganda 136 32,710,000 241,038
83  Transnistria (Moldova); claims independence 133 555,347 4,163
84  Czech Republic 134 10,532,770 78,866
85  Guatemala 129 14,027,000 108,889
86  Malawi 129 15,263,000 118,484
87  Qatar 128 1,409,000 11,000
88  Denmark (excl. Greenland & Faroe Islands) 128 5,532,531 43,094
89  Cape Verde 126 506,807 4,033
90  Thailand 125 64,232,760 513,115
91  Poland 122 38,163,895 312,685
92  Indonesia 121 237,556,363 1,904,569
93  Moldova 105 3,567,500 33,844
94  Syria 118 21,906,000 185,180
95  Togo 117 6,619,000 56,785
96  Portugal 115 10,636,888 92,391
97  Tokelau (New Zealand) 115 1,378 12
98  France (Metropolitan) 114 62,793,432 551,500
99  Slovakia 111 5,424,057 49,033
100  Albania 111 3,195,000 28,748
101  Armenia 108 3,230,100 29,800
102  Hungary 108 10,013,628 93,032
103  Azerbaijan 106 9,165,000 86,600
104  Dominica 105 78,940 751
105  Slovenia 103 2,089,424 20,256
106  Cuba 102 11,241,894 109,884.01
107  Serbia (excluding Kosovo) 101 7,800,000 77,474
108  Ghana 100 23,837,000 238,533
109  Austria 100 8,372,930 83,858
110  United Arab Emirates 99 8,264,070 83,600
111  Turkey 93 77,804,122 783,562
112  Spain 91 46,087,170 506,030
113  Cyprus (Government-controlled area) 91 838,897 9,251
114  Romania 90 21,466,174 238,391
115  Costa Rica 90 4,579,000 51,100
116  Northern Cyprus (status disputed) 88 294,906 3,355
117  Malaysia 86 28,306,700 329,847
118  Greece 86 11,306,183 131,957
119  Cook Islands 85 20,000 236
120  Republic of Macedonia 82 2,114,550 25,713
121  Cambodia 82 14,805,000 181,035
122  Sierra Leone 79 5,696,000 71,740
123  Benin 79 8,935,000 112,622
124  Turks and Caicos Islands (UK) 79 33,000 417
125  Croatia 79 4,443,000 56,538
126  Ukraine 78 46,936,000 603,700
127  Egypt 81 81,034,053 1,001,449
128  Wallis and Futuna (France) 77 15,480 200
129  East Timor 76 1,134,000 14,874
130  Burma (Myanmar) 74 50,020,000 676,578
131  Bosnia and Herzegovina 75 3,843,126 51,129
132  Ethiopia 72 79,221,000 1,104,300
133  Morocco 73 32,417,617 446,550
134  Jordan 71 6,316,000 89,342
135  Iraq 70 30,747,000 438,317
136  Brunei 69 400,000 5,765
137  Kenya 69 39,802,000 580,367
138  Swaziland 68 1,185,000 17,364
139  Lesotho 68 2,067,000 30,355
140  Bulgaria 66 7,351,234 110,912
141  Honduras 66 7,466,000 112,492
142 Cote d’Ivoire 65 21,075,000 322,463
143  Ireland 65 4,581,269 70,273
144  Samoa 65 184,984 2,831
145  French Polynesia (France) 64 256,603 4,000
146  Georgia 64 4,465,000 69,700
147  Senegal 64 12,534,000 196,722
148  Tunisia 63 10,327,800 163,610
149  Uzbekistan 61 27,488,000 447,400
150  Montserrat (UK) 58 5,900 102
151  Burkina Faso 58 15,757,000 274,000
152  Mexico 57 107,550,697 1,958,201
153  Ecuador 52 14,840,318 283,561
154  Tajikistan 49 6,952,000 143,100
155  Belarus 47 9,755,106 207,600
156  Lithuania 47 3,053,800 65,300
157  Fiji 46 849,000 18,274
158  Tanzania 46 43,739,000 945,087
159  Bhutan 46 2,162,546 47,000
160  Afghanistan 46 29,863,010 652,090
161  Panama 46 3,454,000 75,517
162  Iran 46 76,091,000 1,648,195
163  Montenegro 45 630,548 14,026
164  Yemen 45 23,580,000 527,968
165  Guinea-Bissau 45 1,611,000 36,125
166  Nicaragua 44 5,743,000 130,000
167  Palau 44 20,000 459
168  Eritrea 43 5,073,000 117,600
169  South Africa 41 50,586,757 1,221,037
170  Cameroon 41 19,522,000 475,442
171  Guinea 41 10,069,000 245,857
172  Saint Helena (UK) 40 4,918 122
173  Colombia 41 46,384,104 1,138,914
174  Djibouti 37 864,000 23,200
175  Madagascar 35 20,653,556 587,041
176  Faroe Islands (Denmark) 35 49,006 1,399
177  Latvia 35 2,248,961 64,600
178  Zimbabwe 33 13,009,530 390,757
179  United States 32 313,130,000 9,826,675
180  Liberia 31 3,476,608 111,369
181  Venezuela 32 29,586,819 916,445
182  Estonia 30 1,340,021 45,100
183  Democratic Republic of the Congo 29 68,692,542 2,344,858
184  Mozambique 29 22,894,000 801,590
185  Abkhazia (Georgia) 28 200,000 7,138
186  Kyrgyzstan 27 5,482,000 199,900
187  Laos 27 6,320,000 236,800
188  Somaliland (Somalia) 25 3,500,000 137,600
189  Saint-Pierre and Miquelon (France) 25 6,125 242
190  The Bahamas 25 342,000 13,878
191  Equatorial Guinea 24 676,000 28,051
192  Peru 23 29,798,000 1,285,216
193  Brazil 23 196,131,605 8,514,877
194  Chile 23 17,372,953 756,096
195  Sweden 21 9,366,092 449,964
196  Uruguay 20 3,463,197 175,016
197  Vanuatu 20 240,000 12,189
198  ?land Islands (Finland) 19 28,007 1,512
199  Solomon Islands 18 523,000 28,896
200  South Ossetia (Georgia) 18 72,000 3,900
201  Sudan 17 31,894,000 1,886,068
202  Zambia 17 12,935,000 752,618
203  New Zealand 16 4,315,800 270,534
204  Finland 16 5,402,913 338,145
205  Paraguay 16 6,349,000 406,752
206  Angola 15 18,498,000 1,246,700
207  Algeria 15 34,895,000 2,381,741
208  Papua New Guinea 15 6,732,000 462,840
209  Argentina 14 40,091,359 2,780,400
210  Somalia 14 9,133,000 637,657
211  Belize 14 322,100 23,000
212  Pitcairn Islands (UK) 13 67 5
213  New Caledonia (France) 13 244,410 18,575
214  Norway 13 4,967,350 385,155
215  South Sudan 13 8,260,490 619,745
216  Niger 12 15,290,000 1,267,000
217  Saudi Arabia 12 28,146,658 2,149,690
218  Mali 12 14,517,176 1,240,192
219  Republic of the Congo 12 3,998,904 342,000
220  Turkmenistan 10 5,110,000 488,100
221  Oman 9.2 2,845,000 309,500
222  Bolivia 9 9,879,000 1,098,581
223  Chad 8.8 11,274,106 1,284,000
224  Russia 8.3 142,905,208 17,098,242
225  Niue 7.7 2,000 260
226  Central African Republic 7.1 4,422,000 622,984
227  Kazakhstan 5.8 15,776,492 2,724,900
228  Gabon 5.5 1,475,000 267,668
229  Libya 3.6 6,420,000 1,759,540
230  Guyana 3.5 762,000 214,969
231  Canada 3.5 34,683,000 9,984,670
232  Botswana 3.4 1,950,000 581,730
233  Mauritania 3.2 3,291,000 1,025,520
234  Suriname 3.2 520,000 163,820
235  Iceland 3.1 318,452 103,000
236  Australia 3 23,085,688 7,682,300
237  Namibia 2.6 2,171,000 824,292
238  French Guiana (France) 2.1 187,056 90,000
239 Western Sahara (status disputed) 1.9 513,000 266,000
240  Mongolia 1.7 2,671,000 1,564,116
241  Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) 0.26 3,140 12,173
242  Greenland (Denmark) 0.026 57,000 2,175,600

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_Development_Index

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