Population Density rose 3.24 % to 177 km per capita in Gambia in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Gambia | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 177 km per capita in 2015 in Gambia, according to Faostat. This is 3.24 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Gambia reached an all time high of 183 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 37.2 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Gambia's main peers, population density in Guinea Bissau amounted to 59.2 km per capita, 12.2 km per capita in Mali, 3.68 km per capita in Mauritania and 71.3 km per capita in Senegal in 2015.

Gambia has been ranked 44th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Algeria km per capita 15.3 15.6 15.9 16.2 16.5
Burkina Faso km per capita 55.2 56.8 58.5 60.2 61.9
Gambia km per capita 161 166 171 177 183
Guinea km per capita 43.1 44.3 45.4 46.6 47.8
Guinea Bissau km per capita 55.2 56.4 57.8 59.2 60.6
Mali km per capita 11.1 11.5 11.8 12.2 12.5
Mauritania km per capita 3.41 3.50 3.59 3.68 3.77
Morocco km per capita 70.1 70.9 71.8 72.9 74.0
Niger km per capita 12.1 12.5 13.0 13.5 14.1
Senegal km per capita 65.4 67.3 69.2 71.3 73.4