Mozambique Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Mozambique population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Mozambique in 2021 is 40.90 people per square kilometer, a 2.9% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2020 was 39.75 people per square kilometer, a 2.93% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2019 was 38.61 people per square kilometer, a 2.95% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2018 was 37.51 people per square kilometer, a 2.96% 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
Rwanda 504.04
Comoros 477.41
Burundi 440.37
Haiti 415.92
Gambia 220.08
North Korea 214.76
Nepal 201.62
Uganda 195.09
Malawi 165.83
Togo 149.29
Sierra Leone 112.61
Benin 108.50
Ethiopia 106.74
Senegal 87.42
Burkina Faso 78.39
Tajikistan 68.96
Tanzania 64.92
Afghanistan 61.02
Yemen 57.75
Guinea-Bissau 55.78
Guinea 54.90
Madagascar 48.40
Liberia 46.51
Mozambique 40.90
Zimbabwe 38.62
Eritrea 30.62
Somalia 25.66
Niger 19.83
Mali 16.82
Chad 13.17
Central African Republic 7.90
South Sudan 0.00
Mozambique - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 40.90 2.90%
2020 39.75 2.93%
2019 38.61 2.95%
2018 37.51 2.96%
2017 36.43 2.94%
2016 35.39 2.91%
2015 34.39 2.88%
2014 33.43 2.84%
2013 32.50 2.81%
2012 31.62 2.79%
2011 30.76 2.79%
2010 29.92 2.78%
2009 29.11 2.77%
2008 28.33 2.78%
2007 27.56 2.81%
2006 26.81 2.86%
2005 26.06 2.93%
2004 25.32 3.00%
2003 24.58 3.02%
2002 23.86 2.98%
2001 23.17 2.88%
2000 22.52 2.71%
1999 21.93 2.56%
1998 21.38 2.54%
1997 20.85 2.74%
1996 20.30 3.08%
1995 19.69 3.58%
1994 19.01 4.02%
1993 18.27 4.09%
1992 17.56 3.59%
1991 16.95 2.62%
1990 16.52 1.42%
1989 16.28 0.38%
1988 16.22 -0.22%
1987 16.26 -0.17%
1986 16.29 0.35%
1985 16.23 1.02%
1984 16.07 1.58%
1983 15.82 2.05%
1982 15.50 2.32%
1981 15.15 2.43%
1980 14.79 2.55%
1979 14.42 2.72%
1978 14.04 2.82%
1977 13.66 2.82%
1976 13.28 2.74%
1975 12.93 2.61%
1974 12.60 2.46%
1973 12.30 2.35%
1972 12.01 2.31%
1971 11.74 2.33%
1970 11.47 2.34%
1969 11.21 2.34%
1968 10.95 2.34%
1967 10.70 2.33%
1966 10.46 2.32%
1965 10.22 2.32%
1964 9.99 2.31%
1963 9.77 2.29%
1962 9.55 2.25%
1961 9.34 2.19%
1960 9.14 2.12%
1959 8.95 2.05%
1958 8.77 1.99%
1957 8.60 1.94%
1956 8.43 1.89%
1955 8.28 1.86%
1954 8.13 1.82%
1953 7.98 1.79%
1952 7.84 1.74%
1951 7.71 1.69%
1950 7.58 0.00%