Marshall Islands Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Marshall Islands population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Marshall Islands in 2021 is 331.17 people per square kilometer, a 0.71% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Marshall Islands in 2020 was 328.83 people per square kilometer, a 0.68% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Marshall Islands in 2019 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2021 Population Density
Maldives 1,812.06
Lebanon 647.77
Mauritius 624.23
Nauru 543.80
Tuvalu 397.70
Grenada 332.41
Marshall Islands 331.17
American Samoa 275.50
Jamaica 270.56
Dominican Republic 225.06
Guatemala 167.60
China 151.02
Tonga 142.35
Thailand 136.32
Azerbaijan 118.05
Jordan 114.97
Turkey 108.29
Cuba 103.00
Costa Rica 100.57
Albania 99.93
Armenia 99.80
Malaysia 99.22
Serbia 98.43
Dominica 96.22
Iraq 94.65
North Macedonia 81.01
Romania 80.23
Samoa 70.48
Ecuador 69.78
Mexico 66.31
Bulgaria 62.13
Equatorial Guinea 51.69
Fiji 49.42
South Africa 49.25
Iran 48.72
Belarus 45.49
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.90
Venezuela 31.47
Peru 25.96
Brazil 25.13
Algeria 18.73
Paraguay 17.75
Belize 17.63
Turkmenistan 12.53
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.51
Kazakhstan 6.97
Botswana 4.12
Libya 3.95
Guyana 3.68
Suriname 3.61
Namibia 3.14
Marshall Islands - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 331.17 0.71%
2020 328.83 0.68%
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%