Bangladesh Population Density 1950-2020

Chart and table of Bangladesh population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bangladesh in 2020 is 1,115.55 people per square kilometer, a 1.01% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2019 was 1,104.42 people per square kilometer, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2018 was 1,093.12 people per square kilometer, a 1.06% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2017 was 1,081.66 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% 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
Bangladesh 1,115.55
Micronesia 784.16
India 419.80
Philippines 365.27
Sri Lanka 326.37
El Salvador 308.28
Vietnam 293.87
Pakistan 277.47
Sao Tome and Principe 228.29
Nigeria 223.15
Kiribati 147.47
Indonesia 142.94
Cabo Verde 137.96
Ghana 130.26
Moldova 119.17
Egypt 102.19
Kenya 92.65
Cambodia 92.35
Timor-Leste 88.66
Honduras 88.05
Morocco 82.66
Myanmar 80.42
Uzbekistan 74.81
Ukraine 72.46
Tunisia 72.24
Lesotho 70.56
Eswatini 66.83
Georgia 57.23
Cameroon 55.83
Nicaragua 50.81
Djibouti 42.59
Angola 26.36
Vanuatu 25.20
Zambia 24.43
Solomon Islands 23.77
Bhutan 20.10
Papua New Guinea 19.33
Bolivia 10.63
Mauritania 4.51
Mongolia 2.10
Sudan 0.00
Bangladesh - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 1,115.55 1.01%
2019 1,104.42 1.03%
2018 1,093.12 1.06%
2017 1,081.66 1.08%
2016 1,070.09 1.10%
2015 1,058.43 1.13%
2014 1,046.65 1.15%
2013 1,034.76 1.16%
2012 1,022.87 1.16%
2011 1,011.13 1.15%
2010 999.63 1.13%
2009 988.45 1.12%
2008 977.47 1.15%
2007 966.34 1.23%
2006 954.56 1.36%
2005 941.78 1.50%
2004 927.90 1.63%
2003 913.04 1.75%
2002 897.37 1.84%
2001 881.18 1.90%
2000 864.71 1.97%
1999 848.00 2.04%
1998 831.02 2.10%
1997 813.93 2.13%
1996 796.92 2.15%
1995 780.13 2.16%
1994 763.65 2.16%
1993 747.48 2.19%
1992 731.45 2.26%
1991 715.30 2.35%
1990 698.85 2.46%
1989 682.08 2.56%
1988 665.08 2.63%
1987 648.05 2.67%
1986 631.22 2.67%
1985 614.81 2.66%
1984 598.91 2.64%
1983 583.50 2.63%
1982 568.53 2.65%
1981 553.87 2.67%
1980 539.45 2.72%
1979 525.16 2.76%
1978 511.08 2.70%
1977 497.62 2.53%
1976 485.35 2.26%
1975 474.61 1.93%
1974 465.64 1.63%
1973 458.16 1.52%
1972 451.30 1.67%
1971 443.89 2.02%
1970 435.09 2.48%
1969 424.57 2.89%
1968 412.64 3.19%
1967 399.88 3.28%
1966 387.17 3.20%
1965 375.16 3.06%
1964 364.03 2.95%
1963 353.60 2.86%
1962 343.78 2.81%
1961 334.37 2.81%
1960 325.23 2.81%
1959 316.34 2.79%
1958 307.76 2.72%
1957 299.62 2.60%
1956 292.04 2.44%
1955 285.08 2.28%
1954 278.74 2.13%
1953 272.93 2.03%
1952 267.49 2.02%
1951 262.19 2.14%
1950 256.69 0.00%