Portugal Population Density 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Portugal population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Portugal in 2020 is 110.56 people per square kilometer, a 0.29% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Portugal in 2019 was 110.88 people per square kilometer, a 0.29% decline from 2018.
  • The population density of Portugal in 2018 was 111.21 people per square kilometer, a 0.31% decline from 2017.
  • The population density of Portugal in 2017 was 111.56 people per square kilometer, a 0.36% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Portugal - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 110.56 -0.29%
2019 110.88 -0.29%
2018 111.21 -0.31%
2017 111.56 -0.36%
2016 111.96 -0.41%
2015 112.42 -0.48%
2014 112.96 -0.52%
2013 113.56 -0.51%
2012 114.14 -0.41%
2011 114.60 -0.25%
2010 114.89 -0.08%
2009 114.98 0.08%
2008 114.88 0.21%
2007 114.64 0.29%
2006 114.32 0.33%
2005 113.94 0.36%
2004 113.54 0.40%
2003 113.09 0.42%
2002 112.62 0.43%
2001 112.13 0.43%
2000 111.65 0.42%
1999 111.19 0.40%
1998 110.75 0.39%
1997 110.32 0.40%
1996 109.88 0.42%
1995 109.42 0.46%
1994 108.92 0.48%
1993 108.39 0.46%
1992 107.90 0.36%
1991 107.52 0.21%
1990 107.30 0.05%
1989 107.25 -0.08%
1988 107.34 -0.15%
1987 107.50 -0.12%
1986 107.63 -0.03%
1985 107.66 0.08%
1984 107.58 0.18%
1983 107.38 0.33%
1982 107.03 0.51%
1981 106.49 0.72%
1980 105.73 0.93%
1979 104.75 1.13%
1978 103.58 1.29%
1977 102.26 1.38%
1976 100.86 1.42%
1975 99.45 1.46%
1974 98.02 1.48%
1973 96.59 1.35%
1972 95.30 1.02%
1971 94.33 0.56%
1970 93.81 0.02%
1969 93.78 -0.44%
1968 94.20 -0.72%
1967 94.89 -0.73%
1966 95.58 -0.54%
1965 96.09 -0.29%
1964 96.37 -0.09%
1963 96.46 0.09%
1962 96.38 0.21%
1961 96.18 0.29%
1960 95.90 0.35%
1959 95.57 0.41%
1958 95.18 0.50%
1957 94.71 0.59%
1956 94.15 0.67%
1955 93.53 0.72%
1954 92.86 0.71%
1953 92.20 0.61%
1952 91.64 0.39%
1951 91.28 0.02%
1950 91.26 0.00%