Population Density rose 1.28 % to 13.7 km per capita in Norway in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Norway | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 13.7 km per capita in 2015 in Norway, according to Faostat. This is 1.28 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Norway reached an all time high of 13.9 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 9.88 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Norway's main peers, population density in Denmark amounted to 132 km per capita, 17.8 km per capita in Finland, 3.20 km per capita in Iceland and 23.3 km per capita in Sweden in 2015.

Norway has been ranked 157th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Australia km per capita 2.82 2.87 2.91 2.96 3.01
Denmark km per capita 130 131 131 132 132
Finland km per capita 17.6 17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9
Germany km per capita 235 235 235 231 231
Iceland km per capita 3.18 3.17 3.18 3.20 3.23
Indonesia km per capita 131 133 135 136 138
Netherlands km per capita 490 493 495 497 498
New Zealand km per capita 16.3 16.5 16.6 16.7 16.9
Norway km per capita 13.2 13.4 13.6 13.7 13.9
Papua New Guinea km per capita 14.8 15.1 15.5 15.8 16.2
Russia km per capita 8.67 8.69 8.73 8.74 8.76
Sweden km per capita 22.7 22.9 23.0 23.4 23.6
United Kingdom km per capita 257 259 261 263 265