Population: World

Population Density in the World

World Yearly Population Density
Year Density (people/km2)
1950 19.50
1951 19.90
1952 20.20
1953 20.60
1954 20.90
1955 21.30
1956 21.70
1957 22.10
1958 22.50
1959 22.90
1960 23.30
1961 23.80
1962 24.20
1963 24.70
1964 25.20
1965 25.70
1966 26.20
1967 26.70
1968 27.30
1969 27.90
1970 28.40
1971 29.00
1972 29.60
1973 30.20
1974 30.80
1975 31.40
1976 31.90
1977 32.50
1978 33.10
1979 33.70
1980 34.30
1981 34.90
1982 35.50
1983 36.10
1984 36.80
1985 37.40
1986 38.10
1987 38.80
1988 39.60
1989 40.30
1990 40.90
1991 41.60
1992 42.30
1993 42.90
1994 43.50
1995 44.20
1996 44.80
1997 45.40
1998 46.00
1999 46.60
2000 47.20
2001 47.80
2002 48.40
2003 49.10
2004 49.70
2005 50.30
2006 50.90
2007 51.50
2008 52.20
2009 52.80
2010 53.50
2011 54.10
2012 54.80
2013 55.40
2014 56.10
2015 56.70
2016 57.40
2017 58.00
2018 58.70
2019 59.30
2020 59.90
2021 60.50
Year Density (people/km2)
Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)