Population density reached 206 km per capita in 2015 in Dem. People's Republic of Korea, according to Faostat. This is 0.534 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Dem. People's Republic of Korea reached an all time high of 207 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 96.9 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Dem. People's Republic of Korea's main peers, population density in China amounted to 144 km per capita, 350 km per capita in Japan, 514 km per capita in South Korea and 286 km per capita in Vietnam in 2015.
Dem. People's Republic of Korea has been ranked 35th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.