Population Density rose 1.99 % to 122 km per capita in Syria in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Syria | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 122 km per capita in 2015 in Syria, according to Faostat. This is 1.99 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Syria reached an all time high of 124 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 25.8 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Syria's main peers, population density in Iraq amounted to 46.9 km per capita, 71.2 km per capita in Jordan, 433 km per capita in Lebanon and 96.1 km per capita in Turkey in 2015.

Syria has been ranked 58th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Bulgaria km per capita 68.6 68.1 67.7 67.3 66.9
Cyprus km per capita 118 119 121 122 124
Greece km per capita 86.8 86.5 86.3 86.1 85.6
Iran km per capita 69.4 71.3 73.1 75.0 76.9
Iraq km per capita 45.2 45.7 46.3 46.9 47.6
Israel km per capita 346 352 359 366 372
Jordan km per capita 66.6 68.1 69.6 71.2 72.8
Kuwait km per capita 160 168 175 182 189
Lebanon km per capita 415 424 428 433 437
Saudi Arabia km per capita 12.5 12.7 12.9 13.2 13.4
Syria km per capita 115 117 120 122 124
Turkey km per capita 92.6 93.7 94.9 96.1 97.4