Macao Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Macao population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Macao in 2019 is 21,067.27 people per square kilometer, a 1.39% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Macao in 2018 was 20,777.50 people per square kilometer, a 1.45% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Macao in 2017 was 20,479.77 people per square kilometer, a 1.59% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Macao in 2016 was 20,159.08 people per square kilometer, a 1.79% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2019 Population Density
Macao 21,067.27
Monaco 19,482.00
Singapore 8,072.79
Hong Kong 6,699.24
Gibraltar 3,370.10
Bahrain 2,109.48
Malta 1,376.16
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,246.71
Channel Islands 869.99
Barbados 667.50
Aruba 590.63
San Marino 564.33
South Korea 510.52
Netherlands 411.58
Israel 386.02
Belgium 377.97
Curacao 368.07
Japan 335.64
Puerto Rico 330.71
Guam 309.80
United Kingdom 277.21
Trinidad and Tobago 271.92
Cayman Islands 249.80
Qatar 243.93
Luxembourg 237.73
Liechtenstein 237.62
Kuwait 236.09
Germany 233.56
Antigua and Barbuda 220.72
Seychelles 212.48
Switzerland 208.07
Italy 200.94
British Virgin Islands 200.20
Andorra 164.13
Isle of Man 148.39
Denmark 134.48
Cyprus 129.58
Northern Mariana Islands 124.38
Poland 121.17
France 118.61
UAE 116.87
Portugal 110.88
Austria 106.76
Hungary 104.10
Slovenia 100.54
Spain 92.38
Greece 79.37
Croatia 72.99
French Polynesia 69.82
Ireland 69.47
Panama 56.30
Lithuania 42.27
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.20
Palau 39.15
Faroe Islands 34.87
United States 33.47
Latvia 29.57
Estonia 29.24
Bahamas 28.06
Chile 25.05
Sweden 22.43
Uruguay 19.64
New Zealand 17.87
Finland 16.35
Argentina 16.11
Oman 16.07
Saudi Arabia 15.94
New Caledonia 15.22
Bermuda 14.57
Norway 8.60
Canada 3.75
Iceland 3.29
Australia 3.26
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Macao - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 21,067.27 1.39%
2018 20,777.50 1.45%
2017 20,479.77 1.59%
2016 20,159.08 1.79%
2015 19,805.43 2.01%
2014 19,414.74 2.22%
2013 18,992.50 2.36%
2012 18,553.91 2.40%
2011 18,119.47 2.34%
2010 17,704.57 2.25%
2009 17,315.79 2.17%
2008 16,948.65 2.13%
2007 16,595.76 2.17%
2006 16,243.39 2.27%
2005 15,883.49 2.39%
2004 15,513.06 2.48%
2003 15,137.01 2.53%
2002 14,763.85 2.49%
2001 14,405.86 2.37%
2000 14,071.78 2.25%
1999 13,762.60 2.14%
1998 13,474.21 2.06%
1997 13,202.37 2.03%
1996 12,939.90 2.04%
1995 12,681.35 2.04%
1994 12,427.57 2.05%
1993 12,177.60 2.18%
1992 11,918.13 2.46%
1991 11,632.43 2.86%
1990 11,309.47 3.31%
1989 10,946.81 3.74%
1988 10,551.74 4.09%
1987 10,137.50 4.26%
1986 9,723.39 4.26%
1985 9,325.76 4.26%
1984 8,944.67 4.21%
1983 8,583.26 3.89%
1982 8,261.78 3.20%
1981 8,005.69 2.23%
1980 7,831.28 1.12%
1979 7,744.74 0.11%
1978 7,735.89 -0.64%
1977 7,785.46 -1.00%
1976 7,864.31 -1.06%
1975 7,948.29 -1.09%
1974 8,035.69 -1.08%
1973 8,123.26 -0.73%
1972 8,183.13 0.01%
1971 8,182.17 1.03%
1970 8,098.49 2.22%
1969 7,922.34 3.36%
1968 7,664.47 4.29%
1967 7,349.28 4.80%
1966 7,012.89 4.90%
1965 6,685.13 4.99%
1964 6,367.14 5.06%
1963 6,060.69 4.58%
1962 5,795.49 3.36%
1961 5,607.30 1.59%
1960 5,519.44 -0.29%
1959 5,535.72 -1.89%
1958 5,642.14 -2.96%
1957 5,814.18 -3.44%
1956 6,021.12 -3.39%
1955 6,232.24 -2.90%
1954 6,418.68 -2.09%
1953 6,555.63 -0.98%
1952 6,620.72 0.39%
1951 6,594.97 2.04%
1950 6,463.19 0.00%