Bangladesh Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Bangladesh population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bangladesh in 2021 is 1,123.85 people per square kilometer, a 0.98% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2020 was 1,112.94 people per square kilometer, a 1.01% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2019 was 1,101.83 people per square kilometer, a 1.03% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2018 was 1,090.55 people per square kilometer, a 1.06% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Bangladesh 1,123.85
Micronesia 792.00
India 423.88
Philippines 370.16
Sri Lanka 327.65
El Salvador 309.81
Vietnam 296.38
Pakistan 282.88
Sao Tome and Principe 232.68
Nigeria 228.85
Kiribati 149.87
Indonesia 144.18
Cabo Verde 139.43
Ghana 133.03
Moldova 118.88
Egypt 104.11
Kenya 94.74
Cambodia 93.61
Timor-Leste 90.37
Honduras 89.46
Morocco 83.63
Myanmar 81.00
Uzbekistan 75.59
Tunisia 72.95
Ukraine 72.02
Lesotho 71.12
Eswatini 67.53
Cameroon 57.26
Georgia 57.10
Nicaragua 51.41
Djibouti 43.20
Angola 27.22
Vanuatu 25.80
Zambia 25.14
Solomon Islands 24.36
Sudan 24.22
Bhutan 20.31
Papua New Guinea 19.70
Bolivia 10.77
Mauritania 4.63
Mongolia 2.13
Bangladesh - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 1,123.85 0.98%
2020 1,112.94 1.01%
2019 1,101.83 1.03%
2018 1,090.55 1.06%
2017 1,079.12 1.08%
2016 1,067.58 1.10%
2015 1,055.95 1.13%
2014 1,044.20 1.15%
2013 1,032.33 1.16%
2012 1,020.47 1.16%
2011 1,008.76 1.15%
2010 997.29 1.13%
2009 986.13 1.12%
2008 975.18 1.15%
2007 964.07 1.23%
2006 952.32 1.36%
2005 939.58 1.50%
2004 925.73 1.63%
2003 910.90 1.75%
2002 895.26 1.84%
2001 879.11 1.90%
2000 862.69 1.97%
1999 846.01 2.04%
1998 829.07 2.10%
1997 812.02 2.13%
1996 795.06 2.15%
1995 778.30 2.16%
1994 761.86 2.16%
1993 745.73 2.19%
1992 729.73 2.26%
1991 713.62 2.35%
1990 697.22 2.46%
1989 680.48 2.56%
1988 663.52 2.63%
1987 646.53 2.67%
1986 629.74 2.67%
1985 613.37 2.66%
1984 597.50 2.64%
1983 582.13 2.63%
1982 567.20 2.65%
1981 552.57 2.67%
1980 538.19 2.72%
1979 523.93 2.76%
1978 509.88 2.70%
1977 496.45 2.53%
1976 484.21 2.26%
1975 473.49 1.93%
1974 464.55 1.63%
1973 457.08 1.52%
1972 450.24 1.67%
1971 442.85 2.02%
1970 434.07 2.48%
1969 423.58 2.89%
1968 411.68 3.19%
1967 398.94 3.28%
1966 386.26 3.20%
1965 374.28 3.06%
1964 363.18 2.95%
1963 352.77 2.86%
1962 342.97 2.81%
1961 333.58 2.81%
1960 324.47 2.81%
1959 315.59 2.79%
1958 307.04 2.72%
1957 298.92 2.60%
1956 291.36 2.44%
1955 284.41 2.28%
1954 278.08 2.13%
1953 272.29 2.03%
1952 266.86 2.02%
1951 261.57 2.14%
1950 256.08 0.00%