Pakistan Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Pakistan population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Pakistan in 2021 is 282.88 people per square kilometer, a 1.95% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2020 was 277.47 people per square kilometer, a 2% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2019 was 272.03 people per square kilometer, a 2.04% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2018 was 266.58 people per square kilometer, a 2.08% 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
Bangladesh 1,126.49
Micronesia 792.00
India 423.88
Philippines 370.16
Sri Lanka 327.65
El Salvador 309.81
Vietnam 296.38
Pakistan 282.88
Sao Tome and Principe 232.68
Nigeria 228.85
Kiribati 149.87
Indonesia 144.42
Cabo Verde 139.43
Ghana 133.03
Moldova 118.88
Egypt 104.11
Kenya 94.74
Cambodia 93.61
Timor-Leste 90.37
Honduras 89.46
Morocco 83.63
Myanmar 81.00
Uzbekistan 75.85
Tunisia 72.95
Ukraine 72.02
Lesotho 71.12
Eswatini 67.53
Cameroon 57.26
Georgia 57.10
Nicaragua 51.41
Djibouti 43.20
Angola 27.22
Vanuatu 25.80
Zambia 25.14
Solomon Islands 24.36
Bhutan 20.31
Papua New Guinea 19.70
Bolivia 10.77
Mauritania 4.63
Mongolia 2.13
Sudan 0.00
Pakistan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 282.88 1.95%
2020 277.47 2.00%
2019 272.03 2.04%
2018 266.58 2.08%
2017 261.16 2.10%
2016 255.79 2.11%
2015 250.50 2.11%
2014 245.33 2.11%
2013 240.25 2.13%
2012 235.25 2.15%
2011 230.30 2.18%
2010 225.38 2.22%
2009 220.48 2.26%
2008 215.61 2.29%
2007 210.79 2.31%
2006 206.03 2.32%
2005 201.36 2.32%
2004 196.79 2.33%
2003 192.30 2.37%
2002 187.85 2.45%
2001 183.37 2.55%
2000 178.80 2.68%
1999 174.13 2.80%
1998 169.38 2.89%
1997 164.62 2.91%
1996 159.97 2.89%
1995 155.48 2.84%
1994 151.19 2.80%
1993 147.08 2.79%
1992 143.09 2.83%
1991 139.15 2.91%
1990 135.22 3.00%
1989 131.28 3.08%
1988 127.36 3.16%
1987 123.46 3.22%
1986 119.60 3.28%
1985 115.80 3.34%
1984 112.06 3.39%
1983 108.39 3.42%
1982 104.80 3.41%
1981 101.34 3.36%
1980 98.05 3.30%
1979 94.91 3.23%
1978 91.94 3.16%
1977 89.13 3.09%
1976 86.46 3.02%
1975 83.93 2.94%
1974 81.53 2.86%
1973 79.26 2.80%
1972 77.10 2.76%
1971 75.03 2.74%
1970 73.03 2.73%
1969 71.09 2.71%
1968 69.22 2.70%
1967 67.40 2.67%
1966 65.65 2.64%
1965 63.96 2.60%
1964 62.34 2.56%
1963 60.78 2.52%
1962 59.29 2.46%
1961 57.86 2.39%
1960 56.51 2.32%
1959 55.23 2.23%
1958 54.03 2.14%
1957 52.90 2.04%
1956 51.84 1.93%
1955 50.86 1.81%
1954 49.95 1.68%
1953 49.13 1.54%
1952 48.38 1.38%
1951 47.72 1.20%
1950 47.16 0.00%