Population density reached 11.0 km per capita in 2015 in Turkmenistan, according to Faostat. This is 1.29 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Turkmenistan reached an all time high of 11.2 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 3.51 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Turkmenistan's main peers, population density in Afghanistan amounted to 45.7 km per capita, 75.0 km per capita in Iran, 6.22 km per capita in Kazakhstan and 70.0 km per capita in Uzbekistan in 2015.
Turkmenistan has been ranked 162nd within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.