Madagascar Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Madagascar population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Madagascar in 2019 is 45.92 people per square kilometer, a 2.69% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2018 was 44.72 people per square kilometer, a 2.71% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2017 was 43.54 people per square kilometer, a 2.72% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2016 was 42.39 people per square kilometer, a 2.72% 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
Rwanda 479.38
Comoros 457.22
Burundi 414.32
Haiti 405.88
North Korea 212.93
Gambia 207.76
Nepal 194.38
Uganda 183.27
Malawi 157.23
Togo 142.32
Sierra Leone 108.07
Benin 102.83
Ethiopia 101.49
Senegal 82.84
Burkina Faso 74.11
Tajikistan 65.93
Tanzania 61.23
Afghanistan 58.27
Yemen 55.23
Guinea-Bissau 53.17
Guinea 51.95
Madagascar 45.92
Liberia 44.33
Mozambique 38.61
Zimbabwe 37.48
Eritrea 29.74
Somalia 24.22
Niger 18.40
Mali 15.85
Chad 12.42
Central African Republic 7.62
South Sudan 0.00
Madagascar - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 45.92 2.69%
2018 44.72 2.71%
2017 43.54 2.72%
2016 42.39 2.72%
2015 41.26 2.73%
2014 40.17 2.74%
2013 39.10 2.75%
2012 38.05 2.77%
2011 37.02 2.80%
2010 36.02 2.83%
2009 35.02 2.86%
2008 34.05 2.90%
2007 33.09 2.93%
2006 32.15 2.96%
2005 31.22 3.00%
2004 30.31 3.03%
2003 29.42 3.07%
2002 28.55 3.10%
2001 27.69 3.13%
2000 26.85 3.17%
1999 26.02 3.20%
1998 25.22 3.21%
1997 24.43 3.20%
1996 23.67 3.17%
1995 22.94 3.13%
1994 22.25 3.09%
1993 21.58 3.04%
1992 20.95 3.00%
1991 20.34 2.97%
1990 19.75 2.93%
1989 19.19 2.89%
1988 18.65 2.86%
1987 18.13 2.86%
1986 17.63 2.87%
1985 17.14 2.89%
1984 16.65 2.91%
1983 16.18 2.93%
1982 15.72 2.93%
1981 15.28 2.92%
1980 14.84 2.91%
1979 14.42 2.91%
1978 14.01 2.90%
1977 13.62 2.89%
1976 13.24 2.88%
1975 12.87 2.86%
1974 12.51 2.84%
1973 12.16 2.82%
1972 11.83 2.79%
1971 11.51 2.76%
1970 11.20 2.72%
1969 10.90 2.69%
1968 10.62 2.65%
1967 10.34 2.62%
1966 10.08 2.59%
1965 9.82 2.56%
1964 9.58 2.53%
1963 9.34 2.50%
1962 9.11 2.47%
1961 8.89 2.44%
1960 8.68 2.40%
1959 8.48 2.37%
1958 8.28 2.34%
1957 8.09 2.30%
1956 7.91 2.27%
1955 7.74 2.23%
1954 7.57 2.20%
1953 7.40 2.16%
1952 7.25 2.12%
1951 7.10 2.08%
1950 6.95 0.00%