Liberia Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Liberia population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Liberia in 2022 is 47.61 people per square kilometer, a 2.1% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Liberia in 2021 was 46.63 people per square kilometer, a 2.08% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Liberia in 2020 was 45.68 people per square kilometer, a 2.05% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Liberia in 2019 was 44.76 people per square kilometer, a 1.96% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2022 Population Density
Rwanda 523.03
Burundi 463.15
Comoros 449.64
Haiti 417.48
Gambia 239.47
North Korea 216.27
Nepal 207.55
Uganda 195.61
Malawi 172.23
Togo 155.81
Sierra Leone 119.03
Benin 116.35
Ethiopia 108.58
Senegal 88.03
Burkina Faso 82.68
Tajikistan 70.40
Tanzania 69.14
Yemen 63.82
Afghanistan 63.00
Guinea-Bissau 58.28
Guinea 56.37
Madagascar 50.42
Liberia 47.61
Democratic Republic of Congo 42.22
Zimbabwe 41.77
Mozambique 41.24
Eritrea 31.33
Somalia 27.60
Niger 20.69
Mali 18.22
South Sudan 17.22
Chad 13.80
Central African Republic 8.96
Liberia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 47.61 2.10%
2021 46.63 2.08%
2020 45.68 2.05%
2019 44.76 1.96%
2018 43.90 1.93%
2017 43.07 1.92%
2016 42.26 2.03%
2015 41.41 2.06%
2014 40.58 2.08%
2013 39.75 2.21%
2012 38.90 3.60%
2011 37.54 4.01%
2010 36.10 2.94%
2009 35.06 3.20%
2008 33.98 4.16%
2007 32.62 5.13%
2006 31.03 5.79%
2005 29.33 4.61%
2004 28.04 1.21%
2003 27.70 0.80%
2002 27.48 2.65%
2001 26.77 2.99%
2000 26.00 3.78%
1999 25.05 5.70%
1998 23.70 10.74%
1997 21.40 8.14%
1996 19.79 2.87%
1995 19.24 0.81%
1994 19.08 -0.36%
1993 19.15 3.90%
1992 18.43 5.85%
1991 17.41 -12.24%
1990 19.84 -11.88%
1989 22.52 2.79%
1988 21.91 2.83%
1987 21.30 2.89%
1986 20.70 2.95%
1985 20.11 3.01%
1984 19.52 3.08%
1983 18.94 3.01%
1982 18.39 2.91%
1981 17.87 2.98%
1980 17.35 3.02%
1979 16.84 3.00%
1978 16.35 2.98%
1977 15.88 2.89%
1976 15.43 2.80%
1975 15.01 2.79%
1974 14.60 2.75%
1973 14.21 2.71%
1972 13.84 2.62%
1971 13.48 2.60%
1970 13.14 2.64%
1969 12.80 2.62%
1968 12.48 2.60%
1967 12.16 2.57%
1966 11.86 2.56%
1965 11.56 2.56%
1964 11.27 2.53%
1963 10.99 2.52%
1962 10.72 2.50%
1961 10.46 2.46%
1960 10.21 2.41%
1959 9.97 2.33%
1958 9.74 2.30%
1957 9.52 2.31%
1956 9.31 2.26%
1955 9.10 2.20%
1954 8.91 2.12%
1953 8.72 2.05%
1952 8.55 1.99%
1951 8.38 1.90%
1950 8.22 0.00%