Panama Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Panama population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Panama in 2021 is 58.17 people per square kilometer, a 1.55% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Panama in 2020 was 57.29 people per square kilometer, a 1.61% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Panama in 2019 was 56.38 people per square kilometer, a 1.67% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Panama in 2018 was 55.45 people per square kilometer, a 1.71% 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
Macao 21,376.43
Singapore 8,201.23
Hong Kong 6,804.33
Gibraltar 3,369.80
Bahrain 2,241.41
Malta 1,383.70
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,276.82
Channel Islands 885.08
Barbados 669.10
Aruba 595.58
San Marino 566.95
Monaco 527.38
South Korea 511.21
Netherlands 413.41
Israel 398.27
Belgium 381.01
Curacao 371.17
Japan 333.49
Puerto Rico 318.86
Guam 315.15
United Kingdom 279.98
Trinidad and Tobago 273.56
Qatar 255.05
Cayman Islands 251.88
Luxembourg 245.10
Kuwait 242.90
Liechtenstein 239.06
Germany 234.63
Antigua and Barbuda 224.39
Seychelles 215.02
Switzerland 211.08
British Virgin Islands 202.81
Italy 200.33
Andorra 164.59
Isle of Man 149.84
Denmark 135.44
Cyprus 131.40
Northern Mariana Islands 125.91
Poland 120.88
France 119.15
Portugal 110.25
Austria 107.81
Hungary 103.56
Slovenia 101.50
UAE 101.28
Spain 92.39
Greece 78.59
Ireland 70.90
French Polynesia 70.63
Panama 58.17
Croatia 46.34
Turks and Caicos Islands 41.30
Lithuania 41.20
Palau 39.50
Faroe Islands 35.14
United States 33.86
Estonia 29.23
Latvia 28.91
Bahamas 28.60
Chile 25.39
Sweden 22.71
Uruguay 19.78
New Zealand 18.16
Oman 16.88
Saudi Arabia 16.44
Argentina 16.40
Finland 16.39
New Caledonia 15.51
Bermuda 14.47
Norway 8.74
Canada 3.85
Iceland 3.33
Australia 3.33
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Panama - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 58.17 1.55%
2020 57.29 1.61%
2019 56.38 1.67%
2018 55.45 1.71%
2017 54.52 1.73%
2016 53.60 1.73%
2015 52.69 1.72%
2014 51.80 1.72%
2013 50.92 1.72%
2012 50.06 1.73%
2011 49.21 1.75%
2010 48.36 1.77%
2009 47.52 1.79%
2008 46.68 1.81%
2007 45.85 1.83%
2006 45.03 1.85%
2005 44.21 1.86%
2004 43.41 1.88%
2003 42.61 1.90%
2002 41.81 1.93%
2001 41.02 1.96%
2000 40.23 1.99%
1999 39.45 2.02%
1998 38.67 2.05%
1997 37.89 2.06%
1996 37.13 2.07%
1995 36.37 2.07%
1994 35.64 2.07%
1993 34.91 2.08%
1992 34.20 2.09%
1991 33.50 2.11%
1990 32.81 2.13%
1989 32.12 2.15%
1988 31.45 2.17%
1987 30.78 2.19%
1986 30.12 2.22%
1985 29.46 2.25%
1984 28.81 2.28%
1983 28.17 2.32%
1982 27.53 2.36%
1981 26.90 2.40%
1980 26.27 2.44%
1979 25.64 2.49%
1978 25.02 2.54%
1977 24.40 2.59%
1976 23.78 2.65%
1975 23.17 2.71%
1974 22.56 2.77%
1973 21.95 2.82%
1972 21.35 2.86%
1971 20.75 2.88%
1970 20.17 2.90%
1969 19.60 2.91%
1968 19.05 2.93%
1967 18.51 2.95%
1966 17.97 2.98%
1965 17.45 3.00%
1964 16.95 3.02%
1963 16.45 3.03%
1962 15.96 3.03%
1961 15.50 3.01%
1960 15.04 2.99%
1959 14.61 2.96%
1958 14.19 2.92%
1957 13.78 2.89%
1956 13.40 2.85%
1955 13.03 2.81%
1954 12.67 2.75%
1953 12.33 2.69%
1952 12.01 2.62%
1951 11.70 2.52%
1950 11.41 0.00%