Germany Population Density 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Germany population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Germany in 2020 is 234.31 people per square kilometer, a 0.32% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Germany in 2019 was 233.56 people per square kilometer, a 0.47% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Germany in 2018 was 232.46 people per square kilometer, a 0.56% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Germany in 2017 was 231.16 people per square kilometer, a 0.57% 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
Macao 21,359.70
Monaco 19,621.00
Singapore 8,136.78
Hong Kong 6,754.04
Gibraltar 3,369.10
Bahrain 2,187.11
Malta 1,379.82
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,261.06
Channel Islands 878.10
Barbados 668.31
Aruba 593.14
San Marino 565.52
South Korea 510.96
Netherlands 412.49
Israel 392.19
Belgium 379.61
Curacao 369.58
Japan 334.62
Puerto Rico 322.53
Guam 312.55
United Kingdom 278.67
Trinidad and Tobago 272.80
Cayman Islands 252.78
Qatar 248.15
Luxembourg 241.69
Kuwait 239.65
Liechtenstein 238.30
Germany 234.31
Antigua and Barbuda 222.57
Seychelles 213.80
Switzerland 209.60
British Virgin Islands 201.54
Italy 200.64
Andorra 164.39
Isle of Man 149.18
Denmark 134.95
Cyprus 130.53
Northern Mariana Islands 125.13
Poland 121.04
France 118.88
UAE 118.31
Portugal 110.56
Austria 107.37
Hungary 103.84
Slovenia 100.55
Spain 92.41
Greece 78.99
Croatia 72.54
Ireland 70.26
French Polynesia 70.23
Panama 57.21
Lithuania 41.70
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.75
Palau 39.33
Faroe Islands 35.00
United States 33.67
Estonia 29.26
Latvia 29.25
Bahamas 28.33
Chile 25.26
Sweden 22.57
Uruguay 19.71
New Zealand 18.01
Oman 16.50
Finland 16.37
Argentina 16.26
Saudi Arabia 16.19
New Caledonia 15.37
Bermuda 14.52
Norway 8.67
Canada 3.78
Iceland 3.31
Australia 3.29
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Germany - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 234.31 0.32%
2019 233.56 0.47%
2018 232.46 0.56%
2017 231.16 0.57%
2016 229.86 0.50%
2015 228.72 0.41%
2014 227.78 0.34%
2013 227.01 0.25%
2012 226.45 0.14%
2011 226.12 0.04%
2010 226.04 -0.09%
2009 226.24 -0.20%
2008 226.71 -0.26%
2007 227.30 -0.24%
2006 227.84 -0.16%
2005 228.21 -0.05%
2004 228.33 0.04%
2003 228.24 0.10%
2002 228.02 0.10%
2001 227.79 0.07%
2000 227.64 0.01%
1999 227.61 -0.02%
1998 227.65 0.00%
1997 227.64 0.09%
1996 227.43 0.23%
1995 226.91 0.38%
1994 226.06 0.50%
1993 224.92 0.58%
1992 223.62 0.59%
1991 222.30 0.55%
1990 221.08 0.50%
1989 219.98 0.45%
1988 218.99 0.37%
1987 218.18 0.27%
1986 217.59 0.15%
1985 217.27 0.01%
1984 217.24 -0.11%
1983 217.49 -0.20%
1982 217.93 -0.23%
1981 218.43 -0.22%
1980 218.92 -0.20%
1979 219.36 -0.17%
1978 219.74 -0.14%
1977 220.06 -0.12%
1976 220.32 -0.09%
1975 220.53 -0.07%
1974 220.68 -0.03%
1973 220.74 0.04%
1972 220.66 0.14%
1971 220.34 0.27%
1970 219.75 0.41%
1969 218.86 0.53%
1968 217.71 0.63%
1967 216.34 0.70%
1966 214.83 0.74%
1965 213.26 0.77%
1964 211.64 0.79%
1963 209.97 0.79%
1962 208.32 0.76%
1961 206.75 0.70%
1960 205.31 0.63%
1959 204.02 0.56%
1958 202.88 0.50%
1957 201.87 0.46%
1956 200.94 0.44%
1955 200.06 0.43%
1954 199.21 0.43%
1953 198.36 0.44%
1952 197.50 0.46%
1951 196.60 0.48%
1950 195.67 0.00%