Population Density rose 1.94 % to 1,128 km per capita in Maldives in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Maldives | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 1,128 km per capita in 2015 in Maldives, according to Faostat. This is 1.94 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Maldives reached an all time high of 1,150 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 304 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Maldives's main peers, population density in India amounted to 416 km per capita, 136 km per capita in Indonesia, 7,569 km per capita in Singapore and 328 km per capita in Sri Lanka in 2015.

Maldives has been ranked 8th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density.

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
Bangladesh km per capita 1,149 1,161 1,174 1,188 1,203
China km per capita 142 142 143 144 145
India km per capita 400 405 411 416 421
Indonesia km per capita 131 133 135 136 138
Malaysia km per capita 84.6 86.1 87.5 89.0 90.4
Maldives km per capita 1,066 1,086 1,107 1,128 1,150
Myanmar km per capita 78.9 79.5 80.1 80.8 81.5
Pakistan km per capita 221 225 229 232 236
Philippines km per capita 308 313 319 324 330
Singapore km per capita 7,125 7,252 7,405 7,589 7,713
Sri Lanka km per capita 326 329 333 324 327
Thailand km per capita 130 130 130 131 131