Israel 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 Israel population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Israel in 2020 is 392.19 people per square kilometer, a 1.6% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Israel in 2019 was 386.02 people per square kilometer, a 1.64% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Israel in 2018 was 379.77 people per square kilometer, a 1.67% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Israel in 2017 was 373.53 people per square kilometer, a 1.66% 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
Israel - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 392.19 1.60%
2019 386.02 1.64%
2018 379.77 1.67%
2017 373.53 1.66%
2016 367.42 1.64%
2015 361.51 1.58%
2014 355.88 1.54%
2013 350.47 1.57%
2012 345.04 1.71%
2011 339.24 1.91%
2010 332.87 2.18%
2009 325.78 2.41%
2008 318.12 2.54%
2007 310.25 2.49%
2006 302.70 2.32%
2005 295.85 2.08%
2004 289.83 1.88%
2003 284.48 1.77%
2002 279.53 1.79%
2001 274.61 1.93%
2000 269.41 2.08%
1999 263.93 2.20%
1998 258.24 2.38%
1997 252.22 2.62%
1996 245.77 2.90%
1995 238.85 3.25%
1994 231.34 3.57%
1993 223.35 3.72%
1992 215.35 3.56%
1991 207.94 3.17%
1990 201.56 2.65%
1989 196.36 2.16%
1988 192.20 1.79%
1987 188.81 1.62%
1986 185.80 1.62%
1985 182.83 1.66%
1984 179.84 1.67%
1983 176.89 1.72%
1982 173.91 1.79%
1981 170.85 1.89%
1980 167.69 2.00%
1979 164.40 2.14%
1978 160.96 2.31%
1977 157.32 2.51%
1976 153.47 2.73%
1975 149.39 3.01%
1974 145.02 3.28%
1973 140.41 3.41%
1972 135.77 3.33%
1971 131.40 3.07%
1970 127.49 2.69%
1969 124.15 2.36%
1968 121.29 2.21%
1967 118.67 2.36%
1966 115.94 2.75%
1965 112.84 3.26%
1964 109.28 3.73%
1963 105.35 4.07%
1962 101.23 4.18%
1961 97.17 4.08%
1960 93.36 3.92%
1959 89.84 3.81%
1958 86.54 3.84%
1957 83.34 4.07%
1956 80.09 4.47%
1955 76.66 5.01%
1954 73.00 5.63%
1953 69.11 6.24%
1952 65.06 6.73%
1951 60.96 6.94%
1950 57.00 0.00%