Burundi Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Burundi population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Burundi in 2022 is 463.15 people per square kilometer, a 2.7% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2021 was 451.00 people per square kilometer, a 2.71% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2020 was 439.10 people per square kilometer, a 2.91% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2019 was 426.69 people per square kilometer, a 3.32% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2022 Population Density
Rwanda 523.03
Burundi 463.15
Comoros 449.64
Haiti 417.48
Gambia 239.47
North Korea 216.27
Nepal 207.55
Uganda 195.61
Malawi 172.23
Togo 155.81
Sierra Leone 119.03
Benin 116.35
Ethiopia 108.58
Senegal 88.03
Burkina Faso 82.68
Tajikistan 70.40
Tanzania 69.14
Yemen 63.82
Afghanistan 63.00
Guinea-Bissau 58.28
Guinea 56.37
Madagascar 50.42
Liberia 47.61
Democratic Republic of Congo 42.22
Zimbabwe 41.77
Mozambique 41.24
Eritrea 31.33
Somalia 27.60
Niger 20.69
Mali 18.22
South Sudan 17.22
Chad 13.80
Central African Republic 8.96
Burundi - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 463.15 2.70%
2021 451.00 2.71%
2020 439.10 2.91%
2019 426.69 3.32%
2018 412.99 3.03%
2017 400.85 2.31%
2016 391.78 1.64%
2015 385.45 2.21%
2014 377.11 3.40%
2013 364.70 3.61%
2012 351.98 3.59%
2011 339.77 3.61%
2010 327.94 4.79%
2009 312.95 5.21%
2008 297.45 4.20%
2007 285.47 3.74%
2006 275.18 3.64%
2005 265.50 3.77%
2004 255.86 3.78%
2003 246.53 3.19%
2002 238.91 2.83%
2001 232.33 2.51%
2000 226.65 2.06%
1999 222.07 2.40%
1998 216.86 1.88%
1997 212.86 -0.11%
1996 213.10 -0.04%
1995 213.18 6.20%
1994 200.73 0.56%
1993 199.61 -3.27%
1992 206.36 2.65%
1991 201.04 2.02%
1990 197.05 2.05%
1989 193.09 1.93%
1988 189.43 2.21%
1987 185.33 2.30%
1986 181.16 1.89%
1985 177.79 2.18%
1984 173.99 2.45%
1983 169.83 2.70%
1982 165.37 2.48%
1981 161.36 4.13%
1980 154.97 4.24%
1979 148.67 2.43%
1978 145.15 2.85%
1977 141.12 2.52%
1976 137.65 2.18%
1975 134.72 2.44%
1974 131.51 2.48%
1973 128.33 -0.22%
1972 128.61 -0.08%
1971 128.71 2.41%
1970 125.69 2.14%
1969 123.05 2.15%
1968 120.46 2.38%
1967 117.66 2.54%
1966 114.75 2.41%
1965 112.04 2.80%
1964 108.99 2.89%
1963 105.93 2.10%
1962 103.75 2.54%
1961 101.18 2.52%
1960 98.69 1.97%
1959 96.79 1.91%
1958 94.97 1.90%
1957 93.20 1.95%
1956 91.42 1.97%
1955 89.66 1.98%
1954 87.92 1.99%
1953 86.21 2.02%
1952 84.50 2.10%
1951 82.76 2.18%
1950 81.00 0.00%