Marshall Islands Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Marshall Islands population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Marshall Islands in 2019 is 326.62 people per square kilometer, a 0.65% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Marshall Islands in 2018 was 324.52 people per square kilometer, a 0.61% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Marshall Islands in 2017 was 322.54 people per square kilometer, a 0.56% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Marshall Islands in 2016 was 320.75 people per square kilometer, a 0.52% 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
Maldives 1,769.84
Lebanon 656.05
Mauritius 622.39
Nauru 537.80
Tuvalu 388.20
Grenada 329.42
Marshall Islands 326.62
American Samoa 276.56
Jamaica 268.27
Dominican Republic 220.65
Guatemala 161.46
China 149.93
Tonga 139.33
Thailand 135.69
Azerbaijan 116.02
Jordan 113.10
Turkey 106.23
Cuba 103.14
Albania 100.21
Armenia 99.45
Serbia 99.28
Costa Rica 98.78
Malaysia 96.72
Dominica 95.74
Iraq 90.36
Romania 81.23
North Macedonia 81.04
Samoa 69.40
Ecuador 67.77
Mexico 64.94
Bulgaria 63.06
Fiji 48.71
Equatorial Guinea 48.34
South Africa 48.03
Iran 47.51
Belarus 45.53
Montenegro 45.47
Colombia 44.09
Venezuela 31.27
Peru 25.30
Brazil 24.78
Algeria 18.08
Paraguay 17.32
Belize 16.99
Turkmenistan 12.17
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.12
Kazakhstan 6.81
Botswana 3.96
Libya 3.85
Guyana 3.64
Suriname 3.55
Namibia 3.03
Marshall Islands - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 326.62 0.65%
2018 324.52 0.61%
2017 322.54 0.56%
2016 320.75 0.52%
2015 319.11 0.45%
2014 317.66 0.42%
2013 316.32 0.39%
2012 315.09 0.33%
2011 314.06 0.29%
2010 313.14 0.21%
2009 312.50 0.14%
2008 312.08 0.22%
2007 311.39 0.51%
2006 309.82 0.92%
2005 306.99 1.44%
2004 302.64 1.91%
2003 296.98 2.07%
2002 290.94 1.84%
2001 285.68 1.32%
2000 281.96 0.65%
1999 280.13 0.13%
1998 279.76 -0.19%
1997 280.28 -0.16%
1996 280.74 0.15%
1995 280.32 0.48%
1994 278.97 0.77%
1993 276.84 1.19%
1992 273.58 1.74%
1991 268.91 2.40%
1990 262.62 3.17%
1989 254.56 3.94%
1988 244.91 4.53%
1987 234.29 4.88%
1986 223.39 4.90%
1985 212.96 4.86%
1984 203.09 4.78%
1983 193.83 4.68%
1982 185.16 4.50%
1981 177.18 4.31%
1980 169.87 3.94%
1979 163.42 3.56%
1978 157.81 3.41%
1977 152.61 3.46%
1976 147.51 3.82%
1975 142.09 4.26%
1974 136.28 4.66%
1973 130.22 4.91%
1972 124.12 4.82%
1971 118.41 4.50%
1970 113.31 3.94%
1969 109.01 3.49%
1968 105.34 3.12%
1967 102.16 3.06%
1966 99.12 3.23%
1965 96.02 3.44%
1964 92.83 3.70%
1963 89.52 3.65%
1962 86.37 3.30%
1961 83.62 2.65%
1960 81.46 1.89%
1959 79.94 1.28%
1958 78.93 0.89%
1957 78.24 0.64%
1956 77.74 0.71%
1955 77.19 0.80%
1954 76.58 1.17%
1953 75.69 1.38%
1952 74.66 1.63%
1951 73.46 1.70%
1950 72.23 0.00%