Latvia Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Latvia population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Latvia in 2021 is 28.91 people per square kilometer, a 1.02% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2020 was 29.21 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2019 was 29.53 people per square kilometer, a 1.13% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2018 was 29.87 people per square kilometer, a 1.16% decline from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Population Density
Macao 21,376.43
Singapore 8,201.23
Hong Kong 6,804.33
Gibraltar 3,369.80
Bahrain 2,241.41
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
Monaco 527.38
South Korea 511.21
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
Qatar 255.05
Cayman Islands 251.88
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 131.40
Northern Mariana Islands 125.91
Poland 120.88
France 119.15
Portugal 110.25
Austria 107.81
Hungary 103.56
Slovenia 101.50
UAE 101.28
Spain 92.39
Greece 78.59
Ireland 70.90
French Polynesia 70.63
Panama 58.17
Croatia 46.34
Turks and Caicos Islands 41.30
Lithuania 41.20
Palau 39.50
Faroe Islands 35.14
United States 33.86
Estonia 29.23
Latvia 28.91
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 3.85
Iceland 3.33
Australia 3.33
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Latvia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 28.91 -1.02%
2020 29.21 -1.08%
2019 29.53 -1.13%
2018 29.87 -1.16%
2017 30.22 -1.17%
2016 30.58 -1.17%
2015 30.94 -1.16%
2014 31.30 -1.16%
2013 31.67 -1.16%
2012 32.04 -1.17%
2011 32.42 -1.19%
2010 32.81 -1.21%
2009 33.22 -1.22%
2008 33.63 -1.22%
2007 34.04 -1.21%
2006 34.46 -1.20%
2005 34.88 -1.18%
2004 35.29 -1.17%
2003 35.71 -1.14%
2002 36.12 -1.11%
2001 36.53 -1.07%
2000 36.92 -0.99%
1999 37.29 -0.92%
1998 37.64 -0.93%
1997 37.99 -1.03%
1996 38.39 -1.18%
1995 38.85 -1.38%
1994 39.39 -1.51%
1993 40.00 -1.43%
1992 40.58 -1.09%
1991 41.03 -0.57%
1990 41.26 0.02%
1989 41.26 0.53%
1988 41.04 0.87%
1987 40.68 0.95%
1986 40.30 0.83%
1985 39.97 0.65%
1984 39.71 0.52%
1983 39.51 0.41%
1982 39.34 0.37%
1981 39.20 0.38%
1980 39.05 0.38%
1979 38.90 0.37%
1978 38.76 0.38%
1977 38.61 0.44%
1976 38.44 0.52%
1975 38.24 0.61%
1974 38.01 0.71%
1973 37.74 0.78%
1972 37.45 0.83%
1971 37.14 0.86%
1970 36.83 0.87%
1969 36.51 0.90%
1968 36.18 0.94%
1967 35.84 1.01%
1966 35.49 1.08%
1965 35.11 1.16%
1964 34.71 1.23%
1963 34.29 1.28%
1962 33.85 1.31%
1961 33.42 1.32%
1960 32.98 1.31%
1959 32.55 1.29%
1958 32.14 1.26%
1957 31.74 1.22%
1956 31.36 1.15%
1955 31.00 1.07%
1954 30.67 0.96%
1953 30.38 0.81%
1952 30.14 0.62%
1951 29.95 0.39%
1950 29.84 0.00%