Population density reached 465 km per capita in 2015 in Rwanda, according to Faostat. This is 2.81 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Rwanda reached an all time high of 477 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 121 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, population density in Burundi amounted to 384 km per capita, 54.0 km per capita in Tanzania, 182 km per capita in Uganda and 29.0 km per capita in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2015.
Rwanda has been ranked 13th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.