Italy Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Italy population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Italy in 2021 is 200.33 people per square kilometer, a 0.16% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Italy in 2020 was 200.64 people per square kilometer, a 0.15% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Italy in 2019 was 200.94 people per square kilometer, a 0.13% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of Italy in 2018 was 201.19 people per square kilometer, a 0.08% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Macao 21,657.70
Monaco 19,755.50
Singapore 8,201.23
Hong Kong 6,804.33
Gibraltar 3,369.80
Bahrain 2,247.17
Malta 1,383.70
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,276.82
Channel Islands 885.08
Barbados 669.10
Aruba 595.58
San Marino 566.95
South Korea 511.32
Netherlands 413.41
Israel 398.27
Belgium 381.01
Curacao 371.17
Japan 333.49
Puerto Rico 318.86
Guam 315.15
United Kingdom 279.98
Trinidad and Tobago 273.56
Cayman Islands 255.76
Qatar 252.41
Luxembourg 245.10
Kuwait 242.90
Liechtenstein 239.06
Germany 234.63
Antigua and Barbuda 224.39
Seychelles 215.02
Switzerland 211.08
British Virgin Islands 202.81
Italy 200.33
Andorra 164.59
Isle of Man 149.84
Denmark 135.44
Cyprus 131.41
Northern Mariana Islands 125.91
Poland 120.88
UAE 119.51
France 119.15
Portugal 110.25
Austria 107.81
Hungary 103.56
Slovenia 100.54
Spain 92.39
Greece 78.59
Croatia 72.13
Ireland 70.90
French Polynesia 70.63
Panama 58.10
Turks and Caicos Islands 41.30
Lithuania 41.20
Palau 39.50
Faroe Islands 35.14
United States 33.86
Estonia 29.23
Latvia 28.95
Bahamas 28.60
Chile 25.39
Sweden 22.71
Uruguay 19.78
New Zealand 18.16
Oman 16.88
Saudi Arabia 16.44
Argentina 16.40
Finland 16.39
New Caledonia 15.51
Bermuda 14.47
Norway 8.74
Canada 3.81
Iceland 3.33
Australia 3.33
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Italy - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 200.33 -0.16%
2020 200.64 -0.15%
2019 200.94 -0.13%
2018 201.19 -0.08%
2017 201.35 0.02%
2016 201.31 0.14%
2015 201.03 0.28%
2014 200.47 0.40%
2013 199.66 0.48%
2012 198.71 0.49%
2011 197.75 0.44%
2010 196.87 0.37%
2009 196.14 0.31%
2008 195.53 0.30%
2007 194.96 0.35%
2006 194.27 0.45%
2005 193.41 0.57%
2004 192.30 0.67%
2003 191.03 0.67%
2002 189.76 0.54%
2001 188.74 0.32%
2000 188.13 0.06%
1999 188.01 -0.15%
1998 188.30 -0.28%
1997 188.84 -0.28%
1996 189.37 -0.19%
1995 189.73 -0.07%
1994 189.86 0.03%
1993 189.81 0.09%
1992 189.64 0.10%
1991 189.45 0.07%
1990 189.32 0.03%
1989 189.25 0.02%
1988 189.22 0.02%
1987 189.18 0.04%
1986 189.10 0.08%
1985 188.95 0.13%
1984 188.70 0.17%
1983 188.38 0.21%
1982 187.98 0.25%
1981 187.51 0.28%
1980 187.00 0.31%
1979 186.43 0.34%
1978 185.80 0.38%
1977 185.10 0.43%
1976 184.30 0.49%
1975 183.40 0.56%
1974 182.38 0.62%
1973 181.25 0.66%
1972 180.06 0.69%
1971 178.83 0.69%
1970 177.60 0.69%
1969 176.39 0.68%
1968 175.20 0.69%
1967 174.00 0.71%
1966 172.77 0.75%
1965 171.49 0.79%
1964 170.15 0.82%
1963 168.77 0.82%
1962 167.39 0.78%
1961 166.10 0.71%
1960 164.93 0.63%
1959 163.90 0.57%
1958 162.97 0.53%
1957 162.12 0.52%
1956 161.28 0.54%
1955 160.40 0.59%
1954 159.46 0.66%
1953 158.42 0.73%
1952 157.27 0.81%
1951 156.00 0.88%
1950 154.64 0.00%