Lebanon Population Density 1950-2024

Chart and table of Lebanon population density from 1950 to 2024. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Lebanon in 2024 is 499.43 people per square kilometer, a 2.52% decline from 2023.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2023 was 512.34 people per square kilometer, a 2.47% decline from 2022.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2022 was 525.33 people per square kilometer, a 1.84% decline from 2021.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2021 was 535.18 people per square kilometer, a 1.24% decline from 2020.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2024 Population Density
Maldives 1,726.29
Nauru 644.20
Mauritius 638.22
Lebanon 499.43
Tuvalu 382.60
Grenada 373.20
Jamaica 257.03
Marshall Islands 235.64
Dominican Republic 234.93
American Samoa 217.72
Guatemala 168.60
China 148.46
Tonga 144.91
Thailand 140.10
Jordan 127.46
Azerbaijan 120.82
Iraq 106.94
Malaysia 104.87
Costa Rica 102.68
Cuba 101.70
Albania 98.30
Dominica 97.82
Armenia 93.41
Romania 82.29
North Macedonia 81.01
Samoa 80.62
Serbia 80.32
Ecuador 71.68
Mexico 65.87
Equatorial Guinea 62.57
Bulgaria 59.63
Fiji 51.62
Iran 51.46
South Africa 50.05
Colombia 45.84
Belarus 45.54
Montenegro 45.34
Venezuela 32.23
Peru 26.99
Brazil 25.56
Algeria 19.43
Belize 18.14
Paraguay 17.08
Turkmenistan 13.52
Gabon 9.28
Russia 8.42
Kazakhstan 7.28
Botswana 4.68
Libya 3.96
Suriname 3.84
Guyana 3.81
Namibia 3.21
Lebanon - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2024 499.43 -2.52%
2023 512.34 -2.47%
2022 525.33 -1.84%
2021 535.18 -1.24%
2020 541.91 -2.06%
2019 553.29 -2.84%
2018 569.46 -2.59%
2017 584.62 -2.39%
2016 598.91 -2.19%
2015 612.34 1.99%
2014 600.42 10.49%
2013 543.43 9.67%
2012 495.53 2.64%
2011 482.78 0.99%
2010 478.07 0.90%
2009 473.79 1.30%
2008 467.71 1.62%
2007 460.25 1.90%
2006 451.66 1.65%
2005 444.31 1.49%
2004 437.78 1.55%
2003 431.08 1.31%
2002 425.52 1.31%
2001 420.02 1.59%
2000 413.46 1.66%
1999 406.70 1.70%
1998 399.88 1.73%
1997 393.07 1.82%
1996 386.05 1.88%
1995 378.91 1.84%
1994 372.07 1.82%
1993 365.44 1.96%
1992 358.41 2.15%
1991 350.88 2.03%
1990 343.89 1.93%
1989 337.37 1.98%
1988 330.83 1.95%
1987 324.49 2.50%
1986 316.56 2.52%
1985 308.78 2.00%
1984 302.73 1.82%
1983 297.32 1.20%
1982 293.79 1.42%
1981 289.69 2.14%
1980 283.61 2.12%
1979 277.72 -8.83%
1978 304.63 -7.93%
1977 330.87 12.61%
1976 293.82 14.07%
1975 257.57 2.23%
1974 251.95 2.45%
1973 245.92 2.55%
1972 239.81 2.61%
1971 233.70 2.53%
1970 227.92 2.49%
1969 222.38 2.72%
1968 216.49 2.68%
1967 210.83 2.68%
1966 205.32 2.79%
1965 199.76 2.81%
1964 194.30 2.99%
1963 188.66 3.11%
1962 182.96 3.17%
1961 177.35 3.07%
1960 172.07 2.95%
1959 167.13 2.91%
1958 162.41 2.91%
1957 157.81 2.95%
1956 153.29 2.93%
1955 148.93 2.91%
1954 144.71 2.91%
1953 140.62 2.89%
1952 136.66 2.87%
1951 132.84 2.86%
1950 129.15 0.00%