Population density reached 23.3 km per capita in 2015 in Sweden, according to Faostat. This is 1.03 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Sweden reached an all time high of 23.6 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 18.3 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Sweden's main peers, population density in Denmark amounted to 132 km per capita, 17.8 km per capita in Finland, 13.7 km per capita in Norway and 8.74 km per capita in Russia in 2015.
Sweden has been ranked 143rd within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.