Bhutan Population Density 1950-2020

Chart and table of Bhutan population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bhutan in 2020 is 20.10 people per square kilometer, a 1.12% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Bhutan in 2019 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Bangladesh 1,115.55
Micronesia 784.16
India 419.80
Philippines 365.27
Sri Lanka 326.37
El Salvador 308.28
Vietnam 293.87
Pakistan 277.47
Sao Tome and Principe 228.29
Nigeria 223.15
Kiribati 147.47
Indonesia 142.94
Cabo Verde 137.96
Ghana 130.26
Moldova 119.17
Egypt 102.19
Kenya 92.65
Cambodia 92.35
Timor-Leste 88.66
Honduras 88.05
Morocco 82.66
Myanmar 80.42
Uzbekistan 74.81
Ukraine 72.46
Tunisia 72.24
Lesotho 70.56
Eswatini 66.83
Georgia 57.23
Cameroon 55.83
Nicaragua 50.81
Djibouti 42.59
Angola 26.36
Vanuatu 25.20
Zambia 24.43
Solomon Islands 23.77
Bhutan 20.10
Papua New Guinea 19.33
Bolivia 10.63
Mauritania 4.51
Mongolia 2.10
Sudan 0.00
Bhutan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 20.10 1.12%
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%