Population density reached 62.4 km per capita in 2015 in Ecuador, according to Faostat. This is 1.61 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Ecuador reached an all time high of 63.4 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 16.8 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, population density in Brazil amounted to 23.8 km per capita, 43.0 km per capita in Colombia, 51.1 km per capita in Panama and 23.4 km per capita in Peru in 2015.
Ecuador has been ranked 105th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.