Population density reached 10.7 km per capita in 2015 in Oman, according to Faostat. This is 9.08 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Oman reached an all time high of 11.7 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 1.83 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Oman's main peers, population density in Iran amounted to 75.0 km per capita, 13.2 km per capita in Saudi Arabia, 110 km per capita in United Arab Emirates and 45.2 km per capita in Yemen in 2015.
Oman has been ranked 163rd within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.