Guyana Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Guyana population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Guyana in 2019 is 3.64 people per square kilometer, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Guyana in 2018 was 3.62 people per square kilometer, a 0.49% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Guyana in 2017 was 3.61 people per square kilometer, a 0.5% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Guyana in 2016 was 3.59 people per square kilometer, a 0.51% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Guyana - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 3.64 0.48%
2018 3.62 0.49%
2017 3.61 0.50%
2016 3.59 0.51%
2015 3.57 0.53%
2014 3.55 0.54%
2013 3.53 0.51%
2012 3.51 0.45%
2011 3.50 0.35%
2010 3.49 0.23%
2009 3.48 0.12%
2008 3.47 0.05%
2007 3.47 0.02%
2006 3.47 0.02%
2005 3.47 0.06%
2004 3.47 0.08%
2003 3.47 0.05%
2002 3.46 -0.06%
2001 3.47 -0.20%
2000 3.47 -0.39%
1999 3.49 -0.54%
1998 3.51 -0.55%
1997 3.53 -0.37%
1996 3.54 -0.07%
1995 3.54 0.32%
1994 3.53 0.63%
1993 3.51 0.74%
1992 3.48 0.55%
1991 3.46 0.16%
1990 3.46 -0.31%
1989 3.47 -0.67%
1988 3.49 -0.90%
1987 3.52 -0.92%
1986 3.56 -0.78%
1985 3.58 -0.62%
1984 3.61 -0.48%
1983 3.62 -0.29%
1982 3.63 -0.06%
1981 3.64 0.20%
1980 3.63 0.50%
1979 3.61 0.80%
1978 3.58 1.01%
1977 3.55 1.10%
1976 3.51 1.11%
1975 3.47 1.08%
1974 3.43 1.09%
1973 3.40 1.10%
1972 3.36 1.16%
1971 3.32 1.24%
1970 3.28 1.32%
1969 3.24 1.40%
1968 3.19 1.52%
1967 3.14 1.71%
1966 3.09 1.94%
1965 3.03 2.20%
1964 2.97 2.45%
1963 2.90 2.69%
1962 2.82 2.89%
1961 2.74 3.05%
1960 2.66 3.20%
1959 2.58 3.33%
1958 2.49 3.47%
1957 2.41 3.58%
1956 2.33 3.68%
1955 2.24 3.74%
1954 2.16 3.73%
1953 2.09 3.61%
1952 2.01 3.38%
1951 1.95 2.98%
1950 1.89 0.00%