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 1,126.49 people per square kilometer, a 0.98% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Bangladesh in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Bangladesh 1,126.49
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 144.42
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 75.85
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
Bhutan 20.31
Papua New Guinea 19.70
Bolivia 10.77
Mauritania 4.63
Mongolia 2.13
Sudan 0.00
Bangladesh - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 1,126.49 0.98%
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%