Djibouti Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Djibouti population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Djibouti in 2021 is 43.20 people per square kilometer, a 1.44% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Djibouti in 2020 was 42.59 people per square kilometer, a 1.48% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Djibouti in 2019 was 41.96 people per square kilometer, a 1.53% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Djibouti in 2018 was 41.33 people per square kilometer, a 1.57% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Bangladesh 1,123.85
Micronesia 792.00
India 423.88
Philippines 370.16
Sri Lanka 327.65
El Salvador 309.81
Vietnam 296.38
Pakistan 282.88
Sao Tome and Principe 232.68
Nigeria 228.85
Kiribati 149.87
Indonesia 144.18
Cabo Verde 139.43
Ghana 133.03
Moldova 118.88
Egypt 104.11
Kenya 94.74
Cambodia 93.61
Timor-Leste 90.37
Honduras 89.46
Morocco 83.63
Myanmar 81.00
Uzbekistan 75.59
Tunisia 72.95
Ukraine 72.02
Lesotho 71.12
Eswatini 67.53
Cameroon 57.26
Georgia 57.10
Nicaragua 51.41
Djibouti 43.20
Angola 27.22
Vanuatu 25.80
Zambia 25.14
Solomon Islands 24.36
Sudan 24.22
Bhutan 20.31
Papua New Guinea 19.70
Bolivia 10.77
Mauritania 4.63
Mongolia 2.13
Djibouti - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 43.20 1.44%
2020 42.59 1.48%
2019 41.96 1.53%
2018 41.33 1.57%
2017 40.69 1.61%
2016 40.05 1.65%
2015 39.40 1.70%
2014 38.74 1.74%
2013 38.07 1.75%
2012 37.42 1.69%
2011 36.80 1.60%
2010 36.22 1.49%
2009 35.68 1.40%
2008 35.19 1.35%
2007 34.72 1.37%
2006 34.25 1.44%
2005 33.76 1.51%
2004 33.26 1.57%
2003 32.74 1.70%
2002 32.20 1.90%
2001 31.60 2.15%
2000 30.93 2.52%
1999 30.17 2.87%
1998 29.33 2.97%
1997 28.49 2.67%
1996 27.74 2.10%
1995 27.17 1.29%
1994 26.83 0.63%
1993 26.66 0.56%
1992 26.51 1.35%
1991 26.16 2.79%
1990 25.45 4.71%
1989 24.30 6.59%
1988 22.80 7.89%
1987 21.13 7.92%
1986 19.58 6.75%
1985 18.35 4.83%
1984 17.50 3.10%
1983 16.97 2.21%
1982 16.61 2.76%
1981 16.16 4.45%
1980 15.47 6.81%
1979 14.49 9.12%
1978 13.28 11.00%
1977 11.96 11.64%
1976 10.71 10.87%
1975 9.66 9.26%
1974 8.84 7.67%
1973 8.21 6.33%
1972 7.73 5.82%
1971 7.30 6.08%
1970 6.88 6.52%
1969 6.46 6.71%
1968 6.05 6.90%
1967 5.66 6.94%
1966 5.30 6.87%
1965 4.96 6.86%
1964 4.64 6.91%
1963 4.34 6.82%
1962 4.06 6.45%
1961 3.81 5.81%
1960 3.61 5.05%
1959 3.43 4.27%
1958 3.29 3.60%
1957 3.18 3.08%
1956 3.08 2.74%
1955 3.00 2.53%
1954 2.93 2.42%
1953 2.86 2.35%
1952 2.79 2.28%
1951 2.73 2.10%
1950 2.67 0.00%