Brazil Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Brazil population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Brazil in 2019 is 24.78 people per square kilometer, a 0.75% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Brazil in 2018 was 24.60 people per square kilometer, a 0.79% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Brazil in 2017 was 24.41 people per square kilometer, a 0.81% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Brazil in 2016 was 24.21 people per square kilometer, a 0.83% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2019 Population Density
Maldives 1,769.84
Lebanon 656.05
Mauritius 622.39
Nauru 537.80
Tuvalu 388.20
Grenada 329.42
Marshall Islands 326.62
American Samoa 276.56
Jamaica 268.27
Dominican Republic 220.65
Guatemala 161.46
China 149.93
Tonga 139.33
Thailand 135.69
Azerbaijan 116.02
Jordan 113.10
Turkey 106.23
Cuba 103.14
Albania 100.21
Armenia 99.45
Serbia 99.28
Costa Rica 98.78
Malaysia 96.72
Dominica 95.74
Iraq 90.36
Romania 81.23
North Macedonia 81.04
Samoa 69.40
Ecuador 67.77
Mexico 64.94
Bulgaria 63.06
Fiji 48.71
Equatorial Guinea 48.34
South Africa 48.03
Iran 47.51
Belarus 45.53
Montenegro 45.47
Colombia 44.09
Venezuela 31.27
Peru 25.30
Brazil 24.78
Algeria 18.08
Paraguay 17.32
Belize 16.99
Turkmenistan 12.17
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.12
Kazakhstan 6.81
Botswana 3.96
Libya 3.85
Guyana 3.64
Suriname 3.55
Namibia 3.03
Brazil - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 24.78 0.75%
2018 24.60 0.79%
2017 24.41 0.81%
2016 24.21 0.83%
2015 24.01 0.84%
2014 23.81 0.86%
2013 23.61 0.88%
2012 23.40 0.90%
2011 23.19 0.92%
2010 22.98 0.94%
2009 22.77 0.97%
2008 22.55 1.00%
2007 22.33 1.04%
2006 22.10 1.10%
2005 21.86 1.15%
2004 21.61 1.21%
2003 21.35 1.27%
2002 21.08 1.32%
2001 20.81 1.38%
2000 20.53 1.43%
1999 20.24 1.49%
1998 19.94 1.54%
1997 19.64 1.58%
1996 19.33 1.60%
1995 19.03 1.62%
1994 18.72 1.65%
1993 18.42 1.68%
1992 18.11 1.72%
1991 17.81 1.77%
1990 17.50 1.83%
1989 17.18 1.88%
1988 16.87 1.94%
1987 16.54 2.01%
1986 16.22 2.10%
1985 15.89 2.18%
1984 15.55 2.27%
1983 15.20 2.33%
1982 14.85 2.37%
1981 14.51 2.38%
1980 14.17 2.39%
1979 13.84 2.40%
1978 13.52 2.40%
1977 13.20 2.40%
1976 12.89 2.40%
1975 12.59 2.40%
1974 12.30 2.39%
1973 12.01 2.40%
1972 11.73 2.44%
1971 11.45 2.49%
1970 11.17 2.55%
1969 10.89 2.61%
1968 10.61 2.67%
1967 10.34 2.73%
1966 10.06 2.79%
1965 9.79 2.85%
1964 9.52 2.91%
1963 9.25 2.95%
1962 8.99 2.96%
1961 8.73 2.95%
1960 8.48 2.93%
1959 8.23 2.91%
1958 8.00 2.90%
1957 7.78 2.90%
1956 7.56 2.91%
1955 7.34 2.94%
1954 7.13 2.97%
1953 6.93 2.99%
1952 6.73 3.02%
1951 6.53 3.02%
1950 6.34 0.00%