Population density reached 71.2 km per capita in 2015 in Jordan, according to Faostat. This is 2.23 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Jordan reached an all time high of 72.8 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 10.1 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Jordan's main peers, population density in Iraq amounted to 46.9 km per capita, 366 km per capita in Israel, 13.2 km per capita in Saudi Arabia and 122 km per capita in Syria in 2015.
Jordan has been ranked 97th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.