Bhutan Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Bhutan population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bhutan in 2019 is 19.88 people per square kilometer, a 1.15% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Bhutan in 2018 was 19.65 people per square kilometer, a 1.18% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Bhutan in 2017 was 19.42 people per square kilometer, a 1.2% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Bhutan in 2016 was 19.19 people per square kilometer, a 1.21% 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
Bangladesh 1,104.42
Micronesia 776.41
India 415.67
Philippines 360.39
Sri Lanka 325.01
El Salvador 306.73
Vietnam 291.22
Pakistan 272.03
Sao Tome and Principe 224.02
Nigeria 217.55
Kiribati 145.19
Indonesia 141.42
Cabo Verde 136.46
Ghana 127.52
Moldova 119.45
Egypt 100.24
Cambodia 91.07
Kenya 90.59
Timor-Leste 86.96
Honduras 86.64
Morocco 81.67
Myanmar 79.88
Uzbekistan 73.72
Ukraine 72.89
Tunisia 71.48
Lesotho 70.00
Eswatini 66.14
Georgia 57.34
Cameroon 54.43
Nicaragua 50.21
Djibouti 41.96
Angola 25.53
Vanuatu 24.60
Zambia 23.73
Solomon Islands 23.18
Bhutan 19.88
Papua New Guinea 18.96
Bolivia 10.48
Mauritania 4.39
Mongolia 2.06
Sudan 0.00
Bhutan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 19.88 1.15%
2018 19.65 1.18%
2017 19.42 1.20%
2016 19.19 1.21%
2015 18.96 1.23%
2014 18.73 1.24%
2013 18.50 1.23%
2012 18.27 1.19%
2011 18.06 1.14%
2010 17.85 1.06%
2009 17.67 1.00%
2008 17.49 1.01%
2007 17.32 1.14%
2006 17.12 1.34%
2005 16.90 1.55%
2004 16.64 1.75%
2003 16.35 1.92%
2002 16.04 2.05%
2001 15.72 2.14%
2000 15.39 2.27%
1999 15.05 2.39%
1998 14.70 2.30%
1997 14.37 1.89%
1996 14.10 1.28%
1995 13.92 0.51%
1994 13.85 -0.13%
1993 13.87 -0.36%
1992 13.92 -0.02%
1991 13.92 0.72%
1990 13.83 1.65%
1989 13.60 2.48%
1988 13.27 3.08%
1987 12.87 3.26%
1986 12.47 3.11%
1985 12.09 2.83%
1984 11.76 2.65%
1983 11.46 2.54%
1982 11.17 2.59%
1981 10.89 2.76%
1980 10.60 2.96%
1979 10.29 3.10%
1978 9.98 3.20%
1977 9.67 3.25%
1976 9.37 3.25%
1975 9.07 3.23%
1974 8.79 3.21%
1973 8.52 3.20%
1972 8.25 3.22%
1971 7.99 3.24%
1970 7.74 3.27%
1969 7.50 3.29%
1968 7.26 3.26%
1967 7.03 3.16%
1966 6.82 3.02%
1965 6.62 2.85%
1964 6.43 2.68%
1963 6.26 2.54%
1962 6.11 2.49%
1961 5.96 2.49%
1960 5.82 2.52%
1959 5.67 2.53%
1958 5.53 2.52%
1957 5.40 2.47%
1956 5.27 2.40%
1955 5.14 2.31%
1954 5.03 2.23%
1953 4.92 2.18%
1952 4.81 2.19%
1951 4.71 2.27%
1950 4.60 0.00%