Qatar Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Qatar population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Qatar in 2019 is 243.93 people per square kilometer, a 1.81% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2018 was 239.59 people per square kilometer, a 2.09% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2017 was 234.69 people per square kilometer, a 2.65% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2016 was 228.63 people per square kilometer, a 3.46% 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
Macao 21,067.27
Monaco 19,482.00
Singapore 8,072.79
Hong Kong 6,699.24
Gibraltar 3,370.10
Bahrain 2,109.48
Malta 1,376.16
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,246.71
Channel Islands 869.99
Barbados 667.50
Aruba 590.63
San Marino 564.33
South Korea 510.52
Netherlands 411.58
Israel 386.02
Belgium 377.97
Curacao 368.07
Japan 335.64
Puerto Rico 330.71
Guam 309.80
United Kingdom 277.21
Trinidad and Tobago 271.92
Cayman Islands 249.80
Qatar 243.93
Luxembourg 237.73
Liechtenstein 237.62
Kuwait 236.09
Germany 233.56
Antigua and Barbuda 220.72
Seychelles 212.48
Switzerland 208.07
Italy 200.94
British Virgin Islands 200.20
Andorra 164.13
Isle of Man 148.39
Denmark 134.48
Cyprus 129.58
Northern Mariana Islands 124.38
Poland 121.17
France 118.61
UAE 116.87
Portugal 110.88
Austria 106.76
Hungary 104.10
Slovenia 100.54
Spain 92.38
Greece 79.37
Croatia 72.99
French Polynesia 69.82
Ireland 69.47
Panama 56.30
Lithuania 42.27
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.20
Palau 39.15
Faroe Islands 34.87
United States 33.47
Latvia 29.57
Estonia 29.24
Bahamas 28.06
Chile 25.05
Sweden 22.43
Uruguay 19.64
New Zealand 17.87
Finland 16.35
Argentina 16.11
Oman 16.07
Saudi Arabia 15.94
New Caledonia 15.22
Bermuda 14.57
Norway 8.60
Canada 3.75
Iceland 3.29
Australia 3.26
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Qatar - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 243.93 1.81%
2018 239.59 2.09%
2017 234.69 2.65%
2016 228.63 3.46%
2015 220.99 4.33%
2014 211.82 5.25%
2013 201.26 6.40%
2012 189.15 7.87%
2011 175.35 9.67%
2010 159.89 12.17%
2009 142.55 15.19%
2008 123.74 17.91%
2007 104.95 19.14%
2006 88.09 18.18%
2005 74.54 14.88%
2004 64.89 10.49%
2003 58.72 6.39%
2002 55.20 4.20%
2001 52.97 3.81%
2000 51.03 3.85%
1999 49.14 3.43%
1998 47.51 3.03%
1997 46.11 2.45%
1996 45.01 1.77%
1995 44.22 1.26%
1994 43.67 1.11%
1993 43.19 1.23%
1992 42.67 1.65%
1991 41.98 2.33%
1990 41.02 3.16%
1989 39.77 4.08%
1988 38.21 5.08%
1987 36.36 6.14%
1986 34.26 7.24%
1985 31.95 8.68%
1984 29.39 10.33%
1983 26.64 11.57%
1982 23.88 11.79%
1981 21.36 10.89%
1980 19.26 9.00%
1979 17.67 6.89%
1978 16.53 5.28%
1977 15.70 4.95%
1976 14.96 5.72%
1975 14.15 6.96%
1974 13.23 8.04%
1973 12.25 8.95%
1972 11.24 9.28%
1971 10.29 9.04%
1970 9.43 8.56%
1969 8.69 8.23%
1968 8.03 8.01%
1967 7.43 8.09%
1966 6.88 8.44%
1965 6.34 8.98%
1964 5.82 9.48%
1963 5.32 9.69%
1962 4.85 9.41%
1961 4.43 8.52%
1960 4.08 7.38%
1959 3.80 6.21%
1958 3.58 5.32%
1957 3.40 4.86%
1956 3.24 4.90%
1955 3.09 5.35%
1954 2.93 6.18%
1953 2.76 7.32%
1952 2.57 8.64%
1951 2.37 9.98%
1950 2.15 0.00%