Guatemala Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Guatemala population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Guatemala in 2021 is 167.60 people per square kilometer, a 1.87% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Guatemala in 2020 was 164.53 people per square kilometer, a 1.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Guatemala in 2019 was 161.46 people per square kilometer, a 1.93% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Guatemala in 2018 was 158.40 people per square kilometer, a 1.97% 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
Maldives 1,812.06
Lebanon 647.77
Mauritius 624.23
Nauru 543.80
Tuvalu 397.70
Grenada 332.41
Marshall Islands 331.17
American Samoa 275.50
Jamaica 270.56
Dominican Republic 225.06
Guatemala 167.60
China 150.44
Tonga 142.35
Thailand 136.32
Azerbaijan 118.05
Jordan 114.97
Turkey 108.29
Cuba 103.00
Costa Rica 100.57
Albania 99.93
Armenia 99.80
Malaysia 99.22
Serbia 98.43
Dominica 96.22
Iraq 94.65
North Macedonia 81.01
Romania 80.23
Samoa 70.48
Ecuador 69.78
Mexico 66.31
Bulgaria 62.13
Equatorial Guinea 51.69
Fiji 49.42
South Africa 49.25
Iran 48.72
Belarus 45.49
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.90
Venezuela 31.47
Peru 25.96
Brazil 25.13
Algeria 18.73
Paraguay 17.75
Belize 17.63
Turkmenistan 12.53
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.51
Kazakhstan 6.97
Botswana 4.12
Libya 3.95
Guyana 3.68
Suriname 3.61
Namibia 3.14
Guatemala - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 167.60 1.87%
2020 164.53 1.90%
2019 161.46 1.93%
2018 158.40 1.97%
2017 155.34 2.00%
2016 152.29 2.03%
2015 149.26 2.07%
2014 146.23 2.10%
2013 143.23 2.13%
2012 140.24 2.15%
2011 137.28 2.18%
2010 134.36 2.19%
2009 131.47 2.21%
2008 128.63 2.23%
2007 125.82 2.26%
2006 123.03 2.30%
2005 120.27 2.34%
2004 117.52 2.37%
2003 114.80 2.39%
2002 112.12 2.38%
2001 109.51 2.35%
2000 107.00 2.31%
1999 104.58 2.28%
1998 102.25 2.26%
1997 99.99 2.26%
1996 97.77 2.29%
1995 95.59 2.32%
1994 93.42 2.35%
1993 91.27 2.37%
1992 89.16 2.38%
1991 87.09 2.37%
1990 85.07 2.36%
1989 83.12 2.35%
1988 81.21 2.36%
1987 79.34 2.38%
1986 77.50 2.41%
1985 75.67 2.45%
1984 73.86 2.49%
1983 72.07 2.52%
1982 70.30 2.52%
1981 68.57 2.51%
1980 66.89 2.50%
1979 65.26 2.48%
1978 63.68 2.49%
1977 62.13 2.52%
1976 60.60 2.57%
1975 59.08 2.63%
1974 57.57 2.69%
1973 56.06 2.74%
1972 54.56 2.79%
1971 53.09 2.82%
1970 51.63 2.86%
1969 50.19 2.90%
1968 48.78 2.93%
1967 47.39 2.94%
1966 46.04 2.95%
1965 44.72 2.94%
1964 43.44 2.94%
1963 42.20 2.94%
1962 41.00 2.95%
1961 39.82 2.98%
1960 38.67 3.00%
1959 37.54 3.03%
1958 36.44 3.05%
1957 35.36 3.06%
1956 34.31 3.06%
1955 33.29 3.06%
1954 32.30 3.06%
1953 31.35 3.07%
1952 30.41 3.09%
1951 29.50 3.13%
1950 28.61 0.00%