Bulgaria Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Bulgaria population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bulgaria in 2021 is 62.13 people per square kilometer, a 0.75% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2020 was 62.60 people per square kilometer, a 0.74% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2019 was 63.06 people per square kilometer, a 0.73% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2018 was 63.53 people per square kilometer, a 0.72% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Population Density
Maldives 1,812.06
Lebanon 647.77
Mauritius 624.23
Nauru 543.80
Tuvalu 397.70
Grenada 332.41
Marshall Islands 331.17
American Samoa 275.50
Jamaica 270.56
Dominican Republic 225.06
Guatemala 167.60
China 150.44
Tonga 142.35
Thailand 136.32
Azerbaijan 118.05
Jordan 114.97
Turkey 108.29
Cuba 103.00
Costa Rica 100.57
Albania 99.93
Armenia 99.80
Malaysia 99.22
Serbia 98.43
Dominica 96.22
Iraq 94.65
North Macedonia 81.01
Romania 80.23
Samoa 70.48
Ecuador 69.78
Mexico 66.31
Bulgaria 62.13
Equatorial Guinea 51.69
Fiji 49.42
South Africa 49.25
Iran 48.72
Belarus 45.49
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.90
Venezuela 31.47
Peru 25.96
Brazil 25.13
Algeria 18.73
Paraguay 17.75
Belize 17.63
Turkmenistan 12.53
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.51
Kazakhstan 6.97
Botswana 4.12
Libya 3.95
Guyana 3.68
Suriname 3.61
Namibia 3.14
Bulgaria - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 62.13 -0.75%
2020 62.60 -0.74%
2019 63.06 -0.73%
2018 63.53 -0.72%
2017 63.99 -0.69%
2016 64.43 -0.66%
2015 64.86 -0.63%
2014 65.28 -0.61%
2013 65.68 -0.60%
2012 66.07 -0.61%
2011 66.47 -0.62%
2010 66.89 -0.65%
2009 67.33 -0.67%
2008 67.78 -0.69%
2007 68.26 -0.71%
2006 68.75 -0.73%
2005 69.25 -0.74%
2004 69.77 -0.76%
2003 70.31 -0.79%
2002 70.87 -0.81%
2001 71.45 -0.84%
2000 72.05 -0.86%
1999 72.68 -0.87%
1998 73.31 -0.90%
1997 73.98 -0.97%
1996 74.70 -1.04%
1995 75.49 -1.13%
1994 76.35 -1.18%
1993 77.26 -1.16%
1992 78.17 -1.03%
1991 78.98 -0.84%
1990 79.65 -0.63%
1989 80.16 -0.44%
1988 80.51 -0.27%
1987 80.73 -0.13%
1986 80.83 -0.03%
1985 80.86 0.07%
1984 80.80 0.18%
1983 80.66 0.25%
1982 80.46 0.29%
1981 80.23 0.30%
1980 79.99 0.29%
1979 79.76 0.29%
1978 79.53 0.30%
1977 79.30 0.33%
1976 79.03 0.39%
1975 78.72 0.45%
1974 78.37 0.50%
1973 77.98 0.55%
1972 77.56 0.58%
1971 77.11 0.61%
1970 76.64 0.63%
1969 76.17 0.65%
1968 75.68 0.68%
1967 75.17 0.71%
1966 74.63 0.75%
1965 74.08 0.79%
1964 73.49 0.83%
1963 72.89 0.85%
1962 72.27 0.86%
1961 71.65 0.86%
1960 71.04 0.85%
1959 70.44 0.84%
1958 69.85 0.84%
1957 69.27 0.84%
1956 68.70 0.84%
1955 68.12 0.85%
1954 67.55 0.85%
1953 66.98 0.85%
1952 66.41 0.84%
1951 65.86 0.82%
1950 65.32 0.00%