Panama Population Density 1950-2020

Chart and table of Panama population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Panama in 2020 is 57.21 people per square kilometer, a 1.61% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Panama in 2019 was 56.30 people per square kilometer, a 1.67% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Panama in 2018 was 55.38 people per square kilometer, a 1.71% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Panama in 2017 was 54.45 people per square kilometer, a 1.73% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Macao 21,359.70
Monaco 19,621.00
Singapore 8,136.78
Hong Kong 6,754.04
Gibraltar 3,369.10
Bahrain 2,187.11
Malta 1,379.82
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,261.06
Channel Islands 878.10
Barbados 668.31
Aruba 593.14
San Marino 565.52
South Korea 510.96
Netherlands 412.49
Israel 392.19
Belgium 379.61
Curacao 369.58
Japan 334.62
Puerto Rico 322.53
Guam 312.55
United Kingdom 278.67
Trinidad and Tobago 272.80
Cayman Islands 252.78
Qatar 248.15
Luxembourg 241.69
Kuwait 239.65
Liechtenstein 238.30
Germany 234.31
Antigua and Barbuda 222.57
Seychelles 213.80
Switzerland 209.60
British Virgin Islands 201.54
Italy 200.64
Andorra 164.39
Isle of Man 149.18
Denmark 134.95
Cyprus 130.53
Northern Mariana Islands 125.13
Poland 121.04
France 118.88
UAE 118.31
Portugal 110.56
Austria 107.37
Hungary 103.84
Slovenia 100.55
Spain 92.41
Greece 78.99
Croatia 72.54
Ireland 70.26
French Polynesia 70.23
Panama 57.21
Lithuania 41.70
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.75
Palau 39.33
Faroe Islands 35.00
United States 33.67
Estonia 29.26
Latvia 29.25
Bahamas 28.33
Chile 25.26
Sweden 22.57
Uruguay 19.71
New Zealand 18.01
Oman 16.50
Finland 16.37
Argentina 16.26
Saudi Arabia 16.19
New Caledonia 15.37
Bermuda 14.52
Norway 8.67
Canada 3.78
Iceland 3.31
Australia 3.29
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Panama - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 57.21 1.61%
2019 56.30 1.67%
2018 55.38 1.71%
2017 54.45 1.73%
2016 53.53 1.73%
2015 52.62 1.72%
2014 51.73 1.72%
2013 50.85 1.72%
2012 50.00 1.73%
2011 49.14 1.75%
2010 48.30 1.77%
2009 47.46 1.79%
2008 46.62 1.81%
2007 45.79 1.83%
2006 44.97 1.85%
2005 44.16 1.86%
2004 43.35 1.88%
2003 42.55 1.90%
2002 41.76 1.93%
2001 40.97 1.96%
2000 40.18 1.99%
1999 39.40 2.02%
1998 38.61 2.05%
1997 37.84 2.06%
1996 37.08 2.07%
1995 36.33 2.07%
1994 35.59 2.07%
1993 34.87 2.08%
1992 34.15 2.09%
1991 33.45 2.11%
1990 32.76 2.13%
1989 32.08 2.15%
1988 31.40 2.17%
1987 30.74 2.19%
1986 30.08 2.22%
1985 29.42 2.25%
1984 28.78 2.28%
1983 28.13 2.32%
1982 27.50 2.36%
1981 26.86 2.40%
1980 26.23 2.44%
1979 25.61 2.49%
1978 24.99 2.54%
1977 24.37 2.59%
1976 23.75 2.65%
1975 23.14 2.71%
1974 22.53 2.77%
1973 21.92 2.82%
1972 21.32 2.86%
1971 20.73 2.88%
1970 20.14 2.90%
1969 19.58 2.91%
1968 19.02 2.93%
1967 18.48 2.95%
1966 17.95 2.98%
1965 17.43 3.00%
1964 16.92 3.02%
1963 16.43 3.03%
1962 15.94 3.03%
1961 15.47 3.01%
1960 15.02 2.99%
1959 14.59 2.96%
1958 14.17 2.92%
1957 13.77 2.89%
1956 13.38 2.85%
1955 13.01 2.81%
1954 12.65 2.75%
1953 12.31 2.69%
1952 11.99 2.62%
1951 11.69 2.52%
1950 11.40 0.00%