Population density reached 412 km per capita in 2015 in Puerto Rico, according to Faostat. This is 0.96 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 431 km per capita in 2004 and an all time low of 271 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, population density in Dominican Republic amounted to 213 km per capita, 369 km per capita in Haiti, 250 km per capita in Jamaica and 34.3 km per capita in USA in 2015.
Puerto Rico has been ranked 16th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.