Population density reached 202 km per capita in 2015 in Switzerland, according to Faostat. This is 1.11 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, population density in Switzerland reached an all time high of 205 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 137 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, population density in Austria amounted to 102 km per capita, 120 km per capita in France, 232 km per capita in Germany and 203 km per capita in Italy in 2015.
Switzerland has been ranked 38th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.