Population Density rose 7.34 % to 176 km per capita in Qatar in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Qatar | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 176 km per capita in 2015 in Qatar, according to Faostat. This is 7.34 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Qatar reached an all time high of 187 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 4.42 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Qatar's main peers, population density in Bahrain amounted to 1,729 km per capita, 75.0 km per capita in Iran, 13.2 km per capita in Saudi Arabia and 110 km per capita in United Arab Emirates in 2015.

Qatar has been ranked 45th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 44 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Bahrain km per capita 1,568 1,647 1,701 1,734 1,753
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
Jordan km per capita 66.6 68.1 69.6 71.2 72.8
Kuwait km per capita 160 168 175 182 189
Oman km per capita 8.60 9.06 9.77 10.7 11.7
Pakistan km per capita 221 225 229 232 236
Qatar km per capita 135 151 165 177 187
Saudi Arabia km per capita 12.5 12.7 12.9 13.2 13.4
Turkmenistan km per capita 10.6 10.7 10.9 11.0 11.2
United Arab Emirates km per capita 92.3 101 107 110 112
Yemen km per capita 42.1 43.1 44.1 45.2 46.2