Senegal Population Density 1950-2020

Chart and table of Senegal population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Senegal in 2020 is 85.12 people per square kilometer, a 2.75% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2019 was 82.84 people per square kilometer, a 2.79% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2018 was 80.60 people per square kilometer, a 2.82% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2017 was 78.39 people per square kilometer, a 2.84% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Rwanda 491.73
Comoros 467.28
Burundi 427.26
Haiti 410.90
Gambia 213.86
North Korea 213.86
Nepal 197.97
Uganda 189.36
Malawi 161.46
Togo 145.78
Sierra Leone 110.33
Benin 105.64
Ethiopia 104.11
Senegal 85.12
Burkina Faso 76.23
Tajikistan 67.46
Tanzania 63.06
Afghanistan 59.63
Yemen 56.49
Guinea-Bissau 54.47
Guinea 53.42
Madagascar 47.15
Liberia 45.41
Mozambique 39.75
Zimbabwe 38.04
Eritrea 30.16
Somalia 24.92
Niger 19.11
Mali 16.33
Chad 12.79
Central African Republic 7.75
South Sudan 0.00
Senegal - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 85.12 2.75%
2019 82.84 2.79%
2018 80.60 2.82%
2017 78.39 2.84%
2016 76.22 2.85%
2015 74.11 2.85%
2014 72.06 2.85%
2013 70.06 2.84%
2012 68.13 2.82%
2011 66.26 2.81%
2010 64.45 2.78%
2009 62.71 2.75%
2008 61.03 2.72%
2007 59.41 2.68%
2006 57.86 2.63%
2005 56.38 2.59%
2004 54.95 2.55%
2003 53.59 2.51%
2002 52.28 2.47%
2001 51.02 2.43%
2000 49.81 2.39%
1999 48.64 2.36%
1998 47.52 2.38%
1997 46.42 2.45%
1996 45.31 2.56%
1995 44.18 2.71%
1994 43.01 2.85%
1993 41.82 2.96%
1992 40.62 3.02%
1991 39.43 3.05%
1990 38.26 3.05%
1989 37.13 3.06%
1988 36.03 3.07%
1987 34.95 3.07%
1986 33.91 3.08%
1985 32.90 3.09%
1984 31.91 3.08%
1983 30.96 3.04%
1982 30.04 2.95%
1981 29.18 2.82%
1980 28.38 2.65%
1979 27.65 2.49%
1978 26.98 2.42%
1977 26.34 2.45%
1976 25.71 2.59%
1975 25.06 2.77%
1974 24.39 2.93%
1973 23.69 3.05%
1972 22.99 3.08%
1971 22.30 3.05%
1970 21.64 3.00%
1969 21.01 2.97%
1968 20.41 2.94%
1967 19.82 2.91%
1966 19.26 2.89%
1965 18.72 2.87%
1964 18.20 2.83%
1963 17.70 2.80%
1962 17.22 2.78%
1961 16.75 2.76%
1960 16.30 2.74%
1959 15.87 2.72%
1958 15.45 2.70%
1957 15.04 2.66%
1956 14.65 2.62%
1955 14.28 2.57%
1954 13.92 2.51%
1953 13.58 2.46%
1952 13.25 2.41%
1951 12.94 2.36%
1950 12.64 0.00%