Niger Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Niger population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Niger in 2021 is 19.83 people per square kilometer, a 3.82% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Niger in 2020 was 19.11 people per square kilometer, a 3.84% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Niger in 2019 was 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.
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
Niger - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 19.83 3.82%
2020 19.11 3.84%
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%