Population Density fell 0.96 % to 412 km per capita in Puerto Rico in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Puerto Rico | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 412 km per capita in 2015 in Puerto Rico, according to Faostat. This is 0.96 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 431 km per capita in 2004 and an all time low of 271 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, population density in Dominican Republic amounted to 213 km per capita, 369 km per capita in Haiti, 250 km per capita in Jamaica and 34.3 km per capita in USA in 2015.

Puerto Rico has been ranked 16th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Canada km per capita 3.70 3.74 3.78 3.82 3.87
Cayman Islands km per capita 226 231 236 240 243
China km per capita 142 142 143 144 145
Cuba km per capita 106 106 106 106 106
Dominican Republic km per capita 205 207 210 213 215
Haiti km per capita 354 359 364 369 374
Jamaica km per capita 248 248 249 250 251
Japan km per capita 351 351 351 350 349
Mexico km per capita 59.9 60.6 61.4 62.2 62.9
Puerto Rico km per capita 422 420 416 412 408
USA km per capita 33.5 33.8 34.1 34.3 34.6