Latvia 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 Latvia population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Latvia in 2020 is 29.25 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2019 was 29.57 people per square kilometer, a 1.13% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2018 was 29.90 people per square kilometer, a 1.16% decline from 2017.
  • The population density of Latvia in 2017 was 30.25 people per square kilometer, a 1.17% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Latvia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 29.25 -1.08%
2019 29.57 -1.13%
2018 29.90 -1.16%
2017 30.25 -1.17%
2016 30.61 -1.17%
2015 30.98 -1.16%
2014 31.34 -1.16%
2013 31.71 -1.16%
2012 32.08 -1.17%
2011 32.46 -1.19%
2010 32.86 -1.21%
2009 33.26 -1.22%
2008 33.67 -1.22%
2007 34.08 -1.21%
2006 34.50 -1.20%
2005 34.92 -1.18%
2004 35.34 -1.17%
2003 35.76 -1.14%
2002 36.17 -1.11%
2001 36.57 -1.07%
2000 36.97 -0.99%
1999 37.34 -0.92%
1998 37.69 -0.93%
1997 38.04 -1.03%
1996 38.44 -1.18%
1995 38.90 -1.38%
1994 39.44 -1.51%
1993 40.05 -1.43%
1992 40.63 -1.09%
1991 41.08 -0.57%
1990 41.32 0.02%
1989 41.31 0.53%
1988 41.09 0.87%
1987 40.73 0.95%
1986 40.35 0.83%
1985 40.02 0.65%
1984 39.76 0.52%
1983 39.56 0.41%
1982 39.39 0.37%
1981 39.25 0.38%
1980 39.10 0.38%
1979 38.95 0.37%
1978 38.80 0.38%
1977 38.66 0.44%
1976 38.49 0.52%
1975 38.29 0.61%
1974 38.06 0.71%
1973 37.79 0.78%
1972 37.50 0.83%
1971 37.19 0.86%
1970 36.87 0.87%
1969 36.55 0.90%
1968 36.23 0.94%
1967 35.89 1.01%
1966 35.53 1.08%
1965 35.15 1.16%
1964 34.75 1.23%
1963 34.33 1.28%
1962 33.89 1.31%
1961 33.46 1.32%
1960 33.02 1.31%
1959 32.59 1.29%
1958 32.18 1.26%
1957 31.78 1.22%
1956 31.40 1.15%
1955 31.04 1.07%
1954 30.71 0.96%
1953 30.42 0.81%
1952 30.17 0.62%
1951 29.99 0.39%
1950 29.87 0.00%