Niger Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Niger population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Niger in 2019 is 18.40 people per square kilometer, a 3.87% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Niger in 2018 was 17.71 people per square kilometer, a 3.89% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Niger in 2017 was 17.05 people per square kilometer, a 3.91% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Niger in 2016 was 16.41 people per square kilometer, a 3.94% 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
Niger - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 18.40 3.87%
2018 17.71 3.89%
2017 17.05 3.91%
2016 16.41 3.94%
2015 15.79 3.96%
2014 15.19 3.98%
2013 14.60 3.98%
2012 14.05 3.98%
2011 13.51 3.95%
2010 12.99 3.92%
2009 12.50 3.88%
2008 12.04 3.85%
2007 11.59 3.83%
2006 11.16 3.81%
2005 10.75 3.80%
2004 10.36 3.78%
2003 9.98 3.76%
2002 9.62 3.73%
2001 9.27 3.70%
2000 8.94 3.67%
1999 8.63 3.64%
1998 8.32 3.61%
1997 8.03 3.58%
1996 7.76 3.54%
1995 7.49 3.51%
1994 7.24 3.48%
1993 6.99 3.43%
1992 6.76 3.35%
1991 6.54 3.27%
1990 6.34 3.17%
1989 6.14 3.07%
1988 5.96 2.99%
1987 5.78 2.95%
1986 5.62 2.93%
1985 5.46 2.93%
1984 5.30 2.92%
1983 5.15 2.92%
1982 5.01 2.92%
1981 4.86 2.92%
1980 4.73 2.93%
1979 4.59 2.94%
1978 4.46 2.94%
1977 4.33 2.93%
1976 4.21 2.90%
1975 4.09 2.86%
1974 3.98 2.83%
1973 3.87 2.81%
1972 3.76 2.81%
1971 3.66 2.82%
1970 3.56 2.84%
1969 3.46 2.86%
1968 3.37 2.88%
1967 3.27 2.90%
1966 3.18 2.91%
1965 3.09 2.93%
1964 3.00 2.95%
1963 2.92 2.95%
1962 2.83 2.92%
1961 2.75 2.88%
1960 2.67 2.83%
1959 2.60 2.78%
1958 2.53 2.75%
1957 2.46 2.74%
1956 2.40 2.76%
1955 2.33 2.79%
1954 2.27 2.84%
1953 2.21 2.91%
1952 2.14 2.98%
1951 2.08 3.06%
1950 2.02 0.00%