Dominican Republic Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Dominican Republic population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Dominican Republic in 2019 is 220.65 people per square kilometer, a 1.05% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2018 was 218.35 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2017 was 216.01 people per square kilometer, a 1.11% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2016 was 213.64 people per square kilometer, a 1.13% 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
Dominican Republic - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 220.65 1.05%
2018 218.35 1.08%
2017 216.01 1.11%
2016 213.64 1.13%
2015 211.25 1.15%
2014 208.86 1.16%
2013 206.46 1.18%
2012 204.05 1.20%
2011 201.63 1.22%
2010 199.20 1.24%
2009 196.77 1.25%
2008 194.33 1.28%
2007 191.88 1.30%
2006 189.41 1.33%
2005 186.92 1.37%
2004 184.39 1.40%
2003 181.84 1.44%
2002 179.27 1.47%
2001 176.67 1.50%
2000 174.06 1.53%
1999 171.43 1.57%
1998 168.78 1.61%
1997 166.11 1.66%
1996 163.40 1.71%
1995 160.66 1.76%
1994 157.87 1.82%
1993 155.05 1.86%
1992 152.22 1.90%
1991 149.38 1.92%
1990 146.57 1.94%
1989 143.78 1.96%
1988 141.02 1.98%
1987 138.28 2.02%
1986 135.54 2.05%
1985 132.82 2.09%
1984 130.10 2.13%
1983 127.38 2.17%
1982 124.67 2.22%
1981 121.96 2.27%
1980 119.25 2.33%
1979 116.54 2.39%
1978 113.82 2.44%
1977 111.11 2.50%
1976 108.40 2.55%
1975 105.70 2.60%
1974 103.02 2.66%
1973 100.36 2.71%
1972 97.71 2.77%
1971 95.07 2.83%
1970 92.45 2.89%
1969 89.85 2.96%
1968 87.27 3.02%
1967 84.72 3.08%
1966 82.18 3.15%
1965 79.67 3.21%
1964 77.20 3.27%
1963 74.75 3.33%
1962 72.34 3.37%
1961 69.99 3.40%
1960 67.68 3.43%
1959 65.44 3.44%
1958 63.27 3.45%
1957 61.16 3.45%
1956 59.11 3.44%
1955 57.15 3.42%
1954 55.26 3.38%
1953 53.45 3.32%
1952 51.73 3.24%
1951 50.11 3.13%
1950 48.59 0.00%