Philippines Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Philippines population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Philippines in 2019 is 360.39 people per square kilometer, a 1.37% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Philippines in 2018 was 355.50 people per square kilometer, a 1.41% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Philippines in 2017 was 350.58 people per square kilometer, a 1.46% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Philippines in 2016 was 345.55 people per square kilometer, a 1.52% 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
Bangladesh 1,104.42
Micronesia 776.41
India 415.67
Philippines 360.39
Sri Lanka 325.01
El Salvador 306.73
Vietnam 291.22
Pakistan 272.03
Sao Tome and Principe 224.02
Nigeria 217.55
Kiribati 145.19
Indonesia 141.42
Cabo Verde 136.46
Ghana 127.52
Moldova 119.45
Egypt 100.24
Cambodia 91.07
Kenya 90.59
Timor-Leste 86.96
Honduras 86.64
Morocco 81.67
Myanmar 79.88
Uzbekistan 73.72
Ukraine 72.89
Tunisia 71.48
Lesotho 70.00
Eswatini 66.14
Georgia 57.34
Cameroon 54.43
Nicaragua 50.21
Djibouti 41.96
Angola 25.53
Vanuatu 24.60
Zambia 23.73
Solomon Islands 23.18
Bhutan 19.88
Papua New Guinea 18.96
Bolivia 10.48
Mauritania 4.39
Mongolia 2.06
Sudan 0.00
Philippines - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 360.39 1.37%
2018 355.50 1.41%
2017 350.58 1.46%
2016 345.55 1.52%
2015 340.38 1.59%
2014 335.04 1.66%
2013 329.57 1.71%
2012 324.04 1.72%
2011 318.57 1.71%
2010 313.22 1.68%
2009 308.05 1.66%
2008 303.01 1.67%
2007 298.02 1.73%
2006 292.96 1.81%
2005 287.75 1.91%
2004 282.37 2.00%
2003 276.84 2.07%
2002 271.22 2.12%
2001 265.58 2.16%
2000 259.97 2.18%
1999 254.42 2.21%
1998 248.91 2.25%
1997 243.44 2.28%
1996 238.01 2.32%
1995 232.61 2.35%
1994 227.27 2.38%
1993 221.98 2.42%
1992 216.73 2.47%
1991 211.52 2.52%
1990 206.32 2.58%
1989 201.14 2.63%
1988 195.98 2.67%
1987 190.88 2.71%
1986 185.85 2.73%
1985 180.92 2.74%
1984 176.09 2.76%
1983 171.36 2.77%
1982 166.75 2.78%
1981 162.24 2.78%
1980 157.86 2.77%
1979 153.60 2.77%
1978 149.46 2.77%
1977 145.43 2.79%
1976 141.49 2.81%
1975 137.62 2.84%
1974 133.81 2.87%
1973 130.08 2.90%
1972 126.41 2.91%
1971 122.83 2.92%
1970 119.35 2.92%
1969 115.95 2.93%
1968 112.65 2.96%
1967 109.41 3.01%
1966 106.21 3.09%
1965 103.03 3.18%
1964 99.86 3.26%
1963 96.71 3.33%
1962 93.59 3.37%
1961 90.54 3.39%
1960 87.57 3.40%
1959 84.69 3.41%
1958 81.89 3.43%
1957 79.17 3.47%
1956 76.52 3.51%
1955 73.92 3.56%
1954 71.38 3.60%
1953 68.90 3.63%
1952 66.48 3.63%
1951 64.16 3.59%
1950 61.93 0.00%