Population Density rose 0.879 % to 3.50 km per capita in Libya in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Libya | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 3.50 km per capita in 2015 in Libya, according to Faostat. This is 0.879 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Libya reached an all time high of 3.52 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 0.840 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Libya's main peers, population density in Algeria amounted to 16.2 km per capita, 9.89 km per capita in Chad, 81.1 km per capita in Egypt and 69.4 km per capita in Tunisia in 2015.

Libya has been ranked 174th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Algeria km per capita 15.3 15.6 15.9 16.2 16.5
Cameroon km per capita 42.5 43.6 44.8 45.9 47.1
Chad km per capita 9.03 9.31 9.59 9.89 10.2
Egypt km per capita 77.1 78.4 79.8 81.1 82.4
Israel km per capita 346 352 359 366 372
Italy km per capita 201 202 202 202 205
Libya km per capita 3.39 3.43 3.47 3.50 3.52
Malta km per capita 1,289 1,295 1,301 1,311 1,323
Morocco km per capita 70.1 70.9 71.8 72.9 74.0
Niger km per capita 12.1 12.5 13.0 13.5 14.1
Nigeria km per capita 171 175 180 185 191
Saudi Arabia km per capita 12.5 12.7 12.9 13.2 13.4
Spain km per capita 92.9 93.4 93.7 93.8 93.5
Sudan km per capita 18.7 19.2 19.7 20.2 20.7
Tunisia km per capita 67.2 67.9 68.7 69.4 70.1