Saudi Arabia Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Saudi Arabia population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Saudi Arabia in 2019 is 15.94 people per square kilometer, a 1.68% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Saudi Arabia in 2018 was 15.68 people per square kilometer, a 1.82% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Saudi Arabia in 2017 was 15.40 people per square kilometer, a 2.03% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Saudi Arabia in 2016 was 15.09 people per square kilometer, a 2.29% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
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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
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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
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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
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Greenland 0.14
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Saudi Arabia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 15.94 1.68%
2018 15.68 1.82%
2017 15.40 2.03%
2016 15.09 2.29%
2015 14.75 2.59%
2014 14.38 2.88%
2013 13.98 3.08%
2012 13.56 3.14%
2011 13.15 3.09%
2010 12.76 2.97%
2009 12.39 2.87%
2008 12.04 2.80%
2007 11.72 2.80%
2006 11.40 2.86%
2005 11.08 2.95%
2004 10.76 3.01%
2003 10.45 2.99%
2002 10.14 2.84%
2001 9.86 2.61%
2000 9.61 2.32%
1999 9.39 2.08%
1998 9.20 1.94%
1997 9.03 1.96%
1996 8.85 2.12%
1995 8.67 2.33%
1994 8.47 2.54%
1993 8.26 2.78%
1992 8.04 3.04%
1991 7.80 3.32%
1990 7.55 3.62%
1989 7.29 3.96%
1988 7.01 4.32%
1987 6.72 4.72%
1986 6.42 5.15%
1985 6.10 5.64%
1984 5.78 6.13%
1983 5.44 6.48%
1982 5.11 6.57%
1981 4.80 6.40%
1980 4.51 6.06%
1979 4.25 5.68%
1978 4.02 5.35%
1977 3.82 5.19%
1976 3.63 5.17%
1975 3.45 5.17%
1974 3.28 5.10%
1973 3.12 4.99%
1972 2.97 4.79%
1971 2.84 4.53%
1970 2.71 4.22%
1969 2.60 3.94%
1968 2.51 3.71%
1967 2.42 3.58%
1966 2.33 3.55%
1965 2.25 3.56%
1964 2.18 3.56%
1963 2.10 3.52%
1962 2.03 3.41%
1961 1.96 3.24%
1960 1.90 3.04%
1959 1.84 2.87%
1958 1.79 2.75%
1957 1.75 2.69%
1956 1.70 2.68%
1955 1.66 2.70%
1954 1.61 2.72%
1953 1.57 2.72%
1952 1.53 2.65%
1951 1.49 2.48%
1950 1.45 0.00%