Population density reached 77.3 km per capita in 2015 in East Timor, according to Faostat. This is 3.41 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in East Timor reached an all time high of 79.4 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 34.2 km per capita in 1961. When compared to East Timor's main peers, population density in Australia amounted to 2.96 km per capita, 136 km per capita in Indonesia, 89.0 km per capita in Malaysia and 15.8 km per capita in Papua New Guinea in 2015.
East Timor has been ranked 89th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.