Colombia Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Colombia population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Colombia in 2019 is 44.09 people per square kilometer, a 1.37% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2018 was 43.50 people per square kilometer, a 1.54% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2017 was 42.84 people per square kilometer, a 1.53% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2016 was 42.19 people per square kilometer, a 1.38% 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
Colombia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 44.09 1.37%
2018 43.50 1.54%
2017 42.84 1.53%
2016 42.19 1.38%
2015 41.62 1.18%
2014 41.14 1.02%
2013 40.72 0.91%
2012 40.36 0.90%
2011 39.99 0.97%
2010 39.61 1.06%
2009 39.19 1.12%
2008 38.76 1.18%
2007 38.31 1.24%
2006 37.84 1.30%
2005 37.35 1.36%
2004 36.85 1.43%
2003 36.33 1.49%
2002 35.80 1.54%
2001 35.26 1.58%
2000 34.71 1.62%
1999 34.16 1.66%
1998 33.60 1.70%
1997 33.04 1.75%
1996 32.47 1.80%
1995 31.90 1.85%
1994 31.32 1.90%
1993 30.73 1.94%
1992 30.15 1.97%
1991 29.57 1.98%
1990 28.99 1.99%
1989 28.43 2.00%
1988 27.87 2.01%
1987 27.32 2.04%
1986 26.78 2.07%
1985 26.23 2.11%
1984 25.69 2.15%
1983 25.15 2.18%
1982 24.61 2.20%
1981 24.08 2.22%
1980 23.56 2.23%
1979 23.05 2.25%
1978 22.54 2.26%
1977 22.04 2.26%
1976 21.55 2.25%
1975 21.08 2.24%
1974 20.62 2.23%
1973 20.17 2.26%
1972 19.72 2.33%
1971 19.27 2.44%
1970 18.81 2.57%
1969 18.34 2.69%
1968 17.86 2.80%
1967 17.37 2.89%
1966 16.89 2.96%
1965 16.40 3.03%
1964 15.92 3.09%
1963 15.44 3.14%
1962 14.97 3.17%
1961 14.51 3.18%
1960 14.06 3.17%
1959 13.63 3.15%
1958 13.22 3.12%
1957 12.82 3.09%
1956 12.43 3.05%
1955 12.06 2.99%
1954 11.71 2.93%
1953 11.38 2.85%
1952 11.07 2.75%
1951 10.77 2.62%
1950 10.49 0.00%