Population Density rose 2.75 % to 43.5 km per capita in Liberia in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Liberia | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 43.5 km per capita in 2015 in Liberia, according to Faostat. This is 2.75 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Liberia reached an all time high of 44.6 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 11.9 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Liberia's main peers, population density in Ghana amounted to 111 km per capita, 46.6 km per capita in Guinea, 62.4 km per capita in Ivory Coast and 82.8 km per capita in Sierra Leone in 2015.

Liberia has been ranked 124th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Benin km per capita 82.0 84.3 86.7 89.1 91.6
Burkina Faso km per capita 55.2 56.8 58.5 60.2 61.9
Ghana km per capita 104 107 109 111 114
Guinea km per capita 43.1 44.3 45.4 46.6 47.8
Ivory Coast km per capita 58.5 59.7 61.0 62.4 63.9
Liberia km per capita 39.7 41.1 42.4 43.5 44.6
Mali km per capita 11.1 11.5 11.8 12.2 12.5
Senegal km per capita 65.4 67.3 69.2 71.3 73.4
Sierra Leone km per capita 78.2 79.7 81.3 82.8 84.4
Togo km per capita 113 116 119 122 125