Population Density rose 2.65 % to 12.7 km per capita in Congo in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Congo | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 12.7 km per capita in 2015 in Congo, according to Faostat. This is 2.65 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Congo reached an all time high of 13.0 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 3.05 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Congo's main peers, population density in Cameroon amounted to 45.9 km per capita, 7.26 km per capita in Central African Republic, 6.34 km per capita in Gabon and 29.0 km per capita in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2015.

Congo has been ranked 160th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Angola km per capita 15.2 15.7 16.2 16.7 17.2
Cameroon km per capita 42.5 43.6 44.8 45.9 47.1
Central African Republic km per capita 6.85 6.98 7.12 7.26 7.41
Chad km per capita 9.03 9.31 9.59 9.89 10.2
Congo km per capita 11.7 12.0 12.4 12.7 13.0
Dem. Republic of the Congo km per capita 26.7 27.4 28.2 29.0 29.8
Equatorial Guinea km per capita 24.1 24.8 25.5 26.2 27.0
Gabon km per capita 5.90 6.04 6.19 6.34 6.49
Nigeria km per capita 171 175 180 185 191
Sudan km per capita 18.7 19.2 19.7 20.2 20.7
Zambia km per capita 17.3 17.8 18.3 18.9 19.6