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List of sovereign states and dependent territories by population density

05-JAN-2013 16:19

     Rank

    Country (Or dependent territory  

    Area (Km2) 

    Population  

    Density (pop./km2)

     1

    Macau (China)

    29 

    568,700 

    19,610

    Monaco 

    35,352 

    17,676

    Singapore 

    704 

    5,312,400 

    7,546

    Hong Kong (China) 

    1,101 

    7,136,300 

    6,482

    Gibraltar (UK) 

    7 

    29,752 

    4,250

    Vatican City 

    0.44 

    800 

    1,818

    Bahrain 

    757 

    1,234,571 

    1,631

    Malta 

    315 

    416,055 

    1,321

    Bermuda (UK) 

    53 

    64,237 

    1,212

    10 

    Sint Maarten (Netherlands) 

    34

    37,429 

    1,101

    11 

    Maldives 

    298 

    317,280 

    1,065

    12 

    Bangladesh 

    147,570 

    152,518,015 

    1,034

    13 

    Jersey (UK) 

    116 

    97,857 

    844

    14 

    Guernsey (UK) 

    78 

    62,431 

    800

    15 

    Palestinian territories 

    6,020 

    4,293,313 

    713

    16 

    Saint Martin (France) 

    54 

    36,824 

    682

    17 

    Taiwan

    36,191 

    23,305,021 

    644

    18

    Barbados 

    430 

    274,200 

    638

    19 

    Mauritius 

    2,040 

    1,237,091 

    606

    20 

    Mayotte (France) 

    374 

    212,600 

    568

    21 

    San Marino 

    61 

    32,457 

    532

    22 

    Aruba (Netherlands) 

    193 

    101,484 

    526

    23 

    South Korea 

    99,461 

    50,004,441 

    503

    24 

    Netherlands 

    33,783 

    16,775,273 

    497

    25 

    Nauru 

    21 

    9,945 

    474

    26 

    Saint Barthélemy (France) 

    21 

    8,902 

    424

    27 

    Lebanon 

    10,201 

    4,292,000 

    421

    28 

    Puerto Rico (US) 

    8,868 

     3,706,690

    418

    29 

    Rwanda 

    25,314 

    10,537,222 

    416

    30 

    Comoros 

    1,861

    724,300

    389

    31

    Tuvalu

    26

    10,080

    388

    32

    India

    3,166,285

    1,210,193,422

    382

    33

    Haiti

    27,065

    10,085,214

    373

    34

    Belgium

    30,528

    11,139,292

    365

    35

    Israel

    22,145

    7,956,000

    359

    36

    Martinique (France)

    1,128

    396,404

    351

    37

    Japan

    377,915

    127,520,000

    337

    38

    Curaçao (Netherlands)

    444

    149,679

    337

    39

    Réunion (France)

    2,512

    816,364

    325

    40

    Sri Lanka

    65,610

    20,277,597

    309

    41

    Philippines

    300,076

    92,337,852

    308

    42

    United States Virgin Islands (US)

    352

    106,405

    302

    43

    Grenada

    344

    103,328

    300

    44

    Marshall Islands

    181

    54,305

    300

    45

    Guam (US)

    541

    159,358

    295

    46

    El Salvador

    21,040

    6,183,000

    294

    47

    Burundi

    27,816

    8,038,618

    289

    48

    American Samoa (US)

    197

    55,519

    282

    49

    Saint Lucia

    617

    166,526

    270

    50

    Vietnam

    331,212

    87,840,000

    265

    51

    United Kingdom

    242,910

    63,181,775

    260

    52

    Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

    389

    100,892

    259

    53

    Trinidad and Tobago

    5,155

    1,317,714

    256

    54

    Jamaica

    10,991

    2,709,300

    247

    55

    Guadeloupe (France)

    1,630

    401,554

    246

    56

    Germany

    357,123

    81,903,000

    229

    57

    Pakistan

     796,095

    181,834,000

    228

    58

    Liechtenstein

    160

    36,476

    228

    59

    Cayman Islands (UK)

    259

    55,456

    214

    60

     Luxembourg

    2,586

    524,900

    203

    61

    Italy

    301,308

    60,870,745

    202

    62

    Kuwait

    17,818

    3,582,054

    201

    63

     Seychelles

    455

    90,945

    200

    64

    Dominican Republic

    47,875

    9,445,281

    197

    65

    North Korea

    122,762

    24,052,231

    196

    66

     British Virgin Islands (UK)

    151

    29,537

    196

    67

    Antigua and Barbuda

    442

    86,295

    195

    68

    Switzerland

    41,285

    8,014,000

    194

    69

    Saint Kitts and Nevis

    270

    51,970

    192

    70

     São Tomé and Príncipe

    1,001

    187,356

    187

    71

    Nepal

    147,181

    26,494,504

    180

    72

    Nigeria

    923,768

     161,299,700

    175

    73

    Andorra

    464

    78,115

    168

    74

    Gambia

    10,690

    1,700,584

    159

    75

    Qatar

    11,571

    1,757,540

    152

    76

    Isle of Man (UK)

    572

    84,497

    148

    77

    Federated States of Micronesia

    701

    102,843

    147

    78

    Tonga

    720

    103,036

    143

    79

    Cyprus

    5,896

    838,897

    142

    80

    Kiribati

    726

    103,006

    103,006

    81

    Uganda

    241,551

     34,131,400

    141

    82

    China

    9,572,900

    1,347,350,000

    141

     83

    Tokelau (NZ)

    10

    1,411

    141

     84

    Anguilla (UK)

    96

    13,452

    140

    85

    Guatemala

    108,889

    14,713,763

    135

    86

    Czech Republic

    78,867

    10,513,209

    133

    87

    Denmark

    43,098

    5,599,665

    130

    88

    Thailand

    513,120

    65,926,261

    128

    89

    Indonesia

    1,910,931

    237,641,326

    124

    90

    Poland

    312,685

    38,538,447

    123

    91

    Cape Verde

    4,033

    491,875

    122

    92

    Syria

    185,180

    21,907,000

    118

    93

    NorthernMariana Islands (US)

    457

    53,883

    118

    94

    France

    543,965

    63,730,000

    117

    95

    Portugal

    92,090

    10,562,178

    115

    96

    Slovakia

    49,036

    5,445,324

    111

    97

     Malawi

    118,484

    13,077,160

    110

    98

    Armenia

    29,743

    3,278,100

    110

    99

    Togo

    56,600

    6,191,155

    109

    100

    Hungary

    93,029

    9,957,731

    107

    101

    Azerbaijan

    86,600

    9,235,100

    107

    102

    Moldova

    33,843

    3,559,500

    105

    103

    Ghana

    238,533

    24,658,823

    103

    104

    Cuba

    109,886

    11,163,934

    102

    105

    Slovenia

    20,273

    2,058,120

    102

    106

    Austria

    83,879

    8,458,023

    101

    107

    United Arab Emirates

    83,600

    8,264,070

    99

    108

    Albania

    11,082

    2,821,977

    98

    109

     Turkey

    769,604

    74,724,269

    97

    110

    Dominica

    739

    71,293

    96

    111

     Serbia

    77,474

    7,241,295

    93

    112

    Spain

    503,783

    46,815,916

    93

    113

    Malaysia

    330,803

    29,581,000

    89

    114

    Myanmar

    676,577

    57,197,871

    85

    115

     Egypt

    995,868

    83,691,000

    84

    116

    Costa Rica

    51,100

    4,301,712

    84

    117

    Greece

    131,957

    10,787,690

    82

    118

     Romania

    238,391

    19,043,767

    80

    119

    Macedonia

    25,713

    2,059,794

    80

    120

    Benin

    112,622

    8,971,944

    80

    121

    Ethiopia

    1,063,652

    84,320,987

    79

    122

    Iraq

    434,128

    33,330,000

    77

    123

     Sierra Leone

    71,740

    5,497,101

    77

    124

    Croatia

    56,542

    4,290,612

    76

    125

    French Polynesia

    3,521

    268,270

    76

    126

     Ukraine

    603,628

    45,560,255

    75

    127

    Honduras

    112,088

    8,385,072

    75

    128

    Bosnia and Herzegovina

    51,209

    3,839,737

    75

    129

    Cook Islands (NZ)

    237

    17,791

    75

    130

    Morocco

    442,300

    32,776,900

    74

    131

    Cambodia

    181,03

    13,395,682

    74

    132

    Jordan

    88,778

    6,389,200

    72

    133

    Timor-Leste

    14,919

    1,066,409

    71

    134

    Swaziland

    17,364

    1,220,000

    70

    135

    Brunei

    5,765

    393,162

    68

    136

     Kenya

     581,834

    38,610,097

    66

    137

    Uzbekistan

    444,103

     29,559,100

    67

    138

     Ivory Coast

     322,921

     21,395,000

    66

     139

     Bulgaria

     111,002

     7,364,570

    66

     140

     Samoa

     2,831

     187,820

    66

     141

    Caribbean Netherlands (Netherlands)

     322

     21,133

    66

     142

      Norfolk Island (Australia)

     35

     2,302

    66

     143

     Senegal

     196,722

     12,855,153

    65

    144

     Tunisia

    163,610

    10,673,800

    65

    145

    Ireland

    70,273

    4,588,252

    65

    146

    Georgia

    69,700

    4,497,600

    65

    147

    Turks and Caicos Islands (UK)

    497

    31,458

    63

    148

    Lesotho

    30,355

    1,906,387

    63

    149

    Ecuador

    255,595

    15,650,200

    61

    150

    Burkina Faso

    270,764

    15,730,977

    58

    151

     Mexico

    1,967,138

    112,336,538

    57

    152

    Tajikistan

    143,100

    7,800,000

    55

    153

    Yemen

    455,000

    24,527,000

    54

    154

    Tanzania

    883,749

    44,929,002

    51

    155

    Nicaragua

    121,428

    6,071,045

    50

    156

    Wallis and Futuna (France)

    274

    13,445

    49

    157

     Montserrat (UK)

    102

    4,922

    48

    158

    Fiji

    18,333

    876,000

    48

    159

    Iran

    1,628,750

    77,036,000

    47

    160

    Panama

    74,177

    3,405,813

    46

    161

    Belarus

    207,600

    9,460,700

    46

    162

    Lithuania

    65,300

    2,981,275

    46

    163

    Montenegro

    13,812

    620,029

    45

    164

    Guinea

    245,857

    10,824,200

    44

    165

    Palau

    488

    21,386

    44

    166

    Eritrea

    121,100

    5,293,734

    44

    167

    Equatorial Guinea

    28,051

    1,201,919

    43

    168

    South Africa

    1,220,813

    51,770,560

    42

    169

    Guinea-Bissau

     36,125

     1,520,830

    42

    170

    Cameroon

    466,050

    19,406,100

    42

    171

    Colombia

    1,141,748

    46,859,000

    41

    172

    Afghanistan

    645,807

    25,500,100

    39

    173

    Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia)

    14

    550

    39

    174

    Liberia

    97,036

    3,476,608

    36

    175

    Djibouti

    23,000

    818,159

    36

    176

    Madagascar

    587,041

    20,696,070

    35

    177

    United States

    9,161,074

    315,107,000

    34

    178

     Faroe Islands (Denmark)

    1,399

    48,097

    34

    179

    Zimbabwe

    390,757

    12,973,808

    33

    180

    Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (UK)

    122

    3,981

    33

    181

     Latvia

    64,562

    2,070,371

    32

    182

    Venezuela

    916,445

    28,946,101

    32

    183

     Democratic Republic of the Congo

    2,345,095

    70,330,427

    30

    184

    Mozambique

    799,380

    23,700,715

    30

    185

    Estonia

    43,432

    1,294,455

    30

    186

    Kyrgyzstan

    199,945

    5,551,900

    28

    187

    Laos

    236,800

    6,465,800

    27

    188

    Bahamas

    13,940

    351,461

    25

    189

    Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France)

    242

    6,082

    25

    190

    Peru

    1,285,216

    30,135,875

    23

    191

     Sweden

    410,314

    9,546,217

    23

    192

    Brazil

    8,514,877

    193,946,886

    23

    193

    Chile

    756,096

    16,572,475

    22

    194

    Solomon Islands

    28,370

     553,935

    20

    195

    Vanuatu

    12,190

    234,023

    19

    196

    Uruguay

    175,016

    3,286,314

    19

    197

    Bhutan

    38,394

    720,679

    19

    198

    Åland Islands (Finland)

    1,552

    28,355

    18

    199

    Finland

    303,893

    5,428,760

    18

    200

    Zambia

    752,612

    13,092,666

    17

    201

    Sudan

    1,839,542

    30,894,000

    17

    202

    Angola

    1,246,700

     20,609,300

    17

    203

     New Zealand

     270,534

    4,451,300

    16

    204

    Turkmenistan

    491,210

    7,966,724

    16

    205

    Algeria

    2,381,741

    37,800,000

    16

    206

    Papua New Guinea

    462,840

    7,059,653

    15

    207

     Paraguay

    406,752

    6,337,127

    16

    208

    Norway

    323,782

    5,059,500

    16

    209

    Christmas Island (Australia)

    137

    2,072

    15

    210

    Somalia

    637,657

    9,331,000

    15

    211

    Argentina

    2,780,400

    40,117,096

    14

    212

    Niger

    1,186,408

    16,274,738

    14

    213

    Belize

    22,965

    312,971

    14

    214

    Saudi Arabia

    2,149,690

    28,376,355

    13

    215

    New Caledonia (France)

    18,575

    245,580

    13

    216

    South Sudan

    644,329

    8,260,490

    13

    217

    Republic of the Congo

    342,000

    4,233,000

    12

    218

     Mali

    1,248,574

    14,528,662

    12

    219

    Bolivia

    1,098,581

    10,426,155

    9

    220

    Chad

    1,284,000

    11,274,106

    9

    221

     Oman

    309,500

    2,773,479

    9

    222

    Russia

    17,075,400

    143,300,000

    8

    223

    Central African Republic

    622,436

    4,841,00

    8

    224

    Gabon

    267,667

    1,927,900

    7

    225

     Kazakhstan

    2,724,900

    16,878,000

    6

    226

    Niue (NZ)

    261

    1,000

    4

    227

     Canada

    9,970,610

    35,002,447

    4

    228

     Libya

    1,770,060

    6,321,479

    4

    229

    Botswana

    581,730

    2,024,904

    3

    230

    Guyana

    214,999

    784,894

    4

    231

    Suriname

    163,820

    541,550

    3

    232

    Australia

    7,702,466

    22,860,900

    3

    233

    Mauritania

    1,030,700

    3,378,254

    3

    234

    Iceland

    102,800

    320,060

    3

    235

    Namibia

    825,118

    2,104,900

    3

    236

    French Guiana

    86,504

    224,469

    3

    237

    Western Sahara

    252,120

    536,857

    2

    238

     Mongolia

    1,564,100

    2,736,800

    2

    239

    Pitcairn Islands (UK)

    47

    66

    1

    240

    Falkland Islands (UK

    12,173

    2,563

    241

    Greenland (Denmark)

    2,166,000

    56,840

    242

    Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway)

    61,399

    2,495

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