Macao Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Macao population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Macao in 2021 is 21,657.70 people per square kilometer, a 1.4% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Macao in 2020 was 21,359.70 people per square kilometer, a 1.39% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Macao in 2019 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Macao 21,657.70
Monaco 19,755.50
Singapore 8,201.23
Hong Kong 6,804.33
Gibraltar 3,369.80
Bahrain 2,247.17
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
South Korea 511.32
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
Cayman Islands 255.76
Qatar 252.41
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 131.41
Northern Mariana Islands 125.91
Poland 120.88
UAE 119.51
France 119.15
Portugal 110.25
Austria 107.81
Hungary 103.56
Slovenia 100.54
Spain 92.39
Greece 78.59
Croatia 72.13
Ireland 70.90
French Polynesia 70.63
Panama 58.10
Turks and Caicos Islands 41.30
Lithuania 41.20
Palau 39.50
Faroe Islands 35.14
United States 33.86
Estonia 29.23
Latvia 28.95
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 3.81
Iceland 3.33
Australia 3.33
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Macao - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 21,657.70 1.40%
2020 21,359.70 1.39%
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%