Bulgaria 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 Bulgaria population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bulgaria in 2020 is 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.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2017 was 63.99 people per square kilometer, a 0.69% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Maldives 1,801.81
Lebanon 653.15
Mauritius 623.42
Nauru 541.20
Tuvalu 393.07
Grenada 330.95
Marshall Islands 328.83
American Samoa 275.96
Jamaica 269.44
Dominican Republic 222.89
Guatemala 164.53
China 150.51
Tonga 140.93
Thailand 136.03
Azerbaijan 117.08
Jordan 114.23
Turkey 107.39
Cuba 103.08
Albania 100.10
Costa Rica 99.69
Armenia 99.64
Serbia 98.88
Malaysia 97.98
Dominica 95.98
Iraq 92.45
North Macedonia 81.03
Romania 80.70
Samoa 69.86
Ecuador 68.82
Mexico 65.64
Bulgaria 62.60
Equatorial Guinea 50.02
Fiji 49.07
South Africa 48.65
Iran 48.13
Belarus 45.52
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.57
Venezuela 31.18
Peru 25.65
Brazil 24.96
Algeria 18.41
Paraguay 17.54
Belize 17.31
Turkmenistan 12.36
Russia 8.54
Gabon 8.32
Kazakhstan 6.89
Botswana 4.04
Libya 3.91
Guyana 3.66
Suriname 3.58
Namibia 3.08
Bulgaria - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
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%