Population density reached 203 km per capita in 2015 in Italy, according to Faostat. This is 0.537 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Italy reached an all time high of 205 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 172 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Italy's main peers, population density in Austria amounted to 102 km per capita, 120 km per capita in France, 102 km per capita in Slovenia and 202 km per capita in Switzerland in 2015.
Italy has been ranked 37th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.