Population density reached 17.8 km per capita in 2015 in Finland, according to Faostat. This is 0.469 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Finland reached an all time high of 17.9 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 14.6 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Finland's main peers, population density in Australia amounted to 2.96 km per capita, 136 km per capita in Indonesia, 16.8 km per capita in New Zealand and 15.8 km per capita in Papua New Guinea in 2015.
Finland has been ranked 148th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.