Paraguay Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Paraguay population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Paraguay in 2021 is 17.75 people per square kilometer, a 1.22% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Paraguay in 2020 was 17.54 people per square kilometer, a 1.25% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Paraguay in 2019 was 17.32 people per square kilometer, a 1.27% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Paraguay in 2018 was 17.10 people per square kilometer, a 1.3% 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
Maldives 1,812.06
Lebanon 647.77
Mauritius 624.23
Nauru 543.80
Tuvalu 397.70
Grenada 332.41
Marshall Islands 331.17
American Samoa 275.50
Jamaica 270.56
Dominican Republic 225.06
Guatemala 167.60
China 151.02
Tonga 142.35
Thailand 136.32
Azerbaijan 118.05
Jordan 114.97
Turkey 108.29
Cuba 103.00
Costa Rica 100.57
Albania 99.93
Armenia 99.80
Malaysia 99.22
Serbia 98.43
Dominica 96.22
Iraq 94.65
North Macedonia 81.01
Romania 80.23
Samoa 70.48
Ecuador 69.78
Mexico 66.31
Bulgaria 62.13
Equatorial Guinea 51.69
Fiji 49.42
South Africa 49.25
Iran 48.72
Belarus 45.49
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.90
Venezuela 31.47
Peru 25.96
Brazil 25.13
Algeria 18.73
Paraguay 17.75
Belize 17.63
Turkmenistan 12.53
Russia 8.53
Gabon 8.51
Kazakhstan 6.97
Botswana 4.12
Libya 3.95
Guyana 3.68
Suriname 3.61
Namibia 3.14
Paraguay - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 17.75 1.22%
2020 17.54 1.25%
2019 17.32 1.27%
2018 17.10 1.30%
2017 16.88 1.32%
2016 16.66 1.33%
2015 16.44 1.35%
2014 16.22 1.37%
2013 16.01 1.38%
2012 15.79 1.38%
2011 15.57 1.38%
2010 15.36 1.36%
2009 15.15 1.36%
2008 14.95 1.38%
2007 14.75 1.44%
2006 14.54 1.53%
2005 14.32 1.63%
2004 14.09 1.73%
2003 13.85 1.83%
2002 13.60 1.91%
2001 13.35 1.98%
2000 13.09 2.05%
1999 12.82 2.12%
1998 12.56 2.20%
1997 12.29 2.26%
1996 12.02 2.32%
1995 11.74 2.37%
1994 11.47 2.43%
1993 11.20 2.49%
1992 10.93 2.55%
1991 10.66 2.63%
1990 10.38 2.70%
1989 10.11 2.77%
1988 9.84 2.83%
1987 9.57 2.87%
1986 9.30 2.91%
1985 9.04 2.94%
1984 8.78 2.96%
1983 8.53 2.96%
1982 8.28 2.93%
1981 8.05 2.87%
1980 7.82 2.79%
1979 7.61 2.72%
1978 7.41 2.64%
1977 7.22 2.58%
1976 7.04 2.53%
1975 6.86 2.48%
1974 6.70 2.42%
1973 6.54 2.40%
1972 6.39 2.42%
1971 6.23 2.47%
1970 6.08 2.54%
1969 5.93 2.61%
1968 5.78 2.67%
1967 5.63 2.69%
1966 5.48 2.69%
1965 5.34 2.68%
1964 5.20 2.68%
1963 5.07 2.67%
1962 4.93 2.67%
1961 4.81 2.66%
1960 4.68 2.64%
1959 4.56 2.63%
1958 4.44 2.61%
1957 4.33 2.60%
1956 4.22 2.58%
1955 4.11 2.57%
1954 4.01 2.57%
1953 3.91 2.57%
1952 3.81 2.59%
1951 3.72 2.62%
1950 3.62 0.00%