Central African Republic Population Density 1950-2020

Chart and table of Central African Republic population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Central African Republic in 2020 is 7.75 people per square kilometer, a 1.78% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Central African Republic in 2019 was 7.62 people per square kilometer, a 1.69% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Central African Republic in 2018 was 7.49 people per square kilometer, a 1.53% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Central African Republic in 2017 was 7.38 people per square kilometer, a 1.29% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Rwanda 491.73
Comoros 467.28
Burundi 427.26
Haiti 410.90
Gambia 213.86
North Korea 213.86
Nepal 197.97
Uganda 189.36
Malawi 161.46
Togo 145.78
Sierra Leone 110.33
Benin 105.64
Ethiopia 104.11
Senegal 85.12
Burkina Faso 76.23
Tajikistan 67.46
Tanzania 63.06
Afghanistan 59.63
Yemen 56.49
Guinea-Bissau 54.47
Guinea 53.42
Madagascar 47.15
Liberia 45.41
Mozambique 39.75
Zimbabwe 38.04
Eritrea 30.16
Somalia 24.92
Niger 19.11
Mali 16.33
Chad 12.79
Central African Republic 7.75
South Sudan 0.00
Central African Republic - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 7.75 1.78%
2019 7.62 1.69%
2018 7.49 1.53%
2017 7.38 1.29%
2016 7.28 0.99%
2015 7.21 0.65%
2014 7.17 0.36%
2013 7.14 0.26%
2012 7.12 0.40%
2011 7.09 0.73%
2010 7.04 1.13%
2009 6.96 1.50%
2008 6.86 1.80%
2007 6.74 1.94%
2006 6.61 1.97%
2005 6.48 1.98%
2004 6.36 2.03%
2003 6.23 2.08%
2002 6.10 2.15%
2001 5.97 2.24%
2000 5.84 2.32%
1999 5.71 2.37%
1998 5.58 2.45%
1997 5.45 2.55%
1996 5.31 2.66%
1995 5.17 2.80%
1994 5.03 2.92%
1993 4.89 2.94%
1992 4.75 2.80%
1991 4.62 2.56%
1990 4.51 2.22%
1989 4.41 1.92%
1988 4.32 1.78%
1987 4.25 1.89%
1986 4.17 2.19%
1985 4.08 2.57%
1984 3.98 2.91%
1983 3.87 3.13%
1982 3.75 3.13%
1981 3.63 2.96%
1980 3.53 2.74%
1979 3.44 2.54%
1978 3.35 2.34%
1977 3.27 2.15%
1976 3.21 1.97%
1975 3.14 1.77%
1974 3.09 1.56%
1973 3.04 1.45%
1972 3.00 1.48%
1971 2.95 1.62%
1970 2.91 1.81%
1969 2.86 1.99%
1968 2.80 2.10%
1967 2.74 2.11%
1966 2.69 2.03%
1965 2.63 1.93%
1964 2.58 1.85%
1963 2.54 1.77%
1962 2.49 1.69%
1961 2.45 1.62%
1960 2.41 1.55%
1959 2.37 1.48%
1958 2.34 1.40%
1957 2.31 1.31%
1956 2.28 1.22%
1955 2.25 1.15%
1954 2.22 1.09%
1953 2.20 1.06%
1952 2.18 1.07%
1951 2.15 1.14%
1950 2.13 0.00%