Burundi Population Density 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Burundi population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Burundi in 2020 is 427.26 people per square kilometer, a 3.12% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2019 was 414.32 people per square kilometer, a 3.18% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2018 was 401.56 people per square kilometer, a 3.22% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Burundi in 2017 was 389.04 people per square kilometer, a 3.23% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Rwanda 491.73
Comoros 467.28
Burundi 427.26
Haiti 410.90
Gambia 213.86
North Korea 213.86
Nepal 197.97
Uganda 189.36
Malawi 161.46
Togo 145.78
Sierra Leone 110.33
Benin 105.64
Ethiopia 104.11
Senegal 85.12
Burkina Faso 76.23
Tajikistan 67.46
Tanzania 63.06
Afghanistan 59.63
Yemen 56.49
Guinea-Bissau 54.47
Guinea 53.42
Madagascar 47.15
Liberia 45.41
Mozambique 39.75
Zimbabwe 38.04
Eritrea 30.16
Somalia 24.92
Niger 19.11
Mali 16.33
Chad 12.79
Central African Republic 7.75
South Sudan 0.00
Burundi - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 427.26 3.12%
2019 414.32 3.18%
2018 401.56 3.22%
2017 389.04 3.23%
2016 376.86 3.23%
2015 365.07 3.21%
2014 353.73 3.19%
2013 342.81 3.18%
2012 332.23 3.21%
2011 321.90 3.26%
2010 311.74 3.31%
2009 301.75 3.34%
2008 291.99 3.36%
2007 282.51 3.34%
2006 273.37 3.30%
2005 264.64 3.27%
2004 256.26 3.22%
2003 248.26 3.06%
2002 240.90 2.74%
2001 234.48 2.30%
2000 229.21 1.78%
1999 225.19 1.32%
1998 222.26 1.04%
1997 219.98 1.02%
1996 217.75 1.22%
1995 215.13 1.49%
1994 211.96 1.74%
1993 208.34 1.98%
1992 204.30 2.17%
1991 199.96 2.32%
1990 195.44 2.49%
1989 190.70 2.68%
1988 185.72 2.82%
1987 180.64 2.87%
1986 175.59 2.86%
1985 170.71 2.81%
1984 166.05 2.75%
1983 161.61 2.69%
1982 157.37 2.65%
1981 153.31 2.63%
1980 149.38 2.62%
1979 145.57 2.58%
1978 141.91 2.46%
1977 138.50 2.22%
1976 135.50 1.89%
1975 132.98 1.49%
1974 131.03 1.15%
1973 129.54 0.99%
1972 128.27 1.12%
1971 126.84 1.46%
1970 125.01 1.91%
1969 122.67 2.31%
1968 119.90 2.57%
1967 116.90 2.61%
1966 113.92 2.46%
1965 111.19 2.25%
1964 108.74 2.09%
1963 106.52 1.96%
1962 104.47 1.92%
1961 102.50 1.95%
1960 100.54 2.00%
1959 98.57 2.03%
1958 96.61 2.01%
1957 94.70 1.96%
1956 92.88 1.88%
1955 91.17 1.80%
1954 89.55 1.76%
1953 88.00 1.79%
1952 86.45 1.93%
1951 84.82 2.23%
1950 82.97 0.00%