Turkey Population Density 1950-2021

Chart and table of Turkey population density from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Turkey in 2021 is 108.29 people per square kilometer, a 0.83% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Turkey in 2020 was 107.39 people per square kilometer, a 1.09% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Turkey in 2019 was 106.23 people per square kilometer, a 1.32% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Turkey in 2018 was 104.85 people per square kilometer, a 1.51% 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
Turkey - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2021 108.29 0.83%
2020 107.39 1.09%
2019 106.23 1.32%
2018 104.85 1.51%
2017 103.29 1.61%
2016 101.65 1.65%
2015 99.99 1.68%
2014 98.34 1.72%
2013 96.68 1.71%
2012 95.05 1.64%
2011 93.52 1.54%
2010 92.10 1.41%
2009 90.81 1.28%
2008 89.67 1.20%
2007 88.60 1.20%
2006 87.55 1.26%
2005 86.46 1.33%
2004 85.33 1.39%
2003 84.15 1.45%
2002 82.95 1.48%
2001 81.74 1.51%
2000 80.52 1.53%
1999 79.31 1.56%
1998 78.09 1.59%
1997 76.87 1.60%
1996 75.66 1.60%
1995 74.47 1.60%
1994 73.30 1.61%
1993 72.14 1.62%
1992 70.99 1.66%
1991 69.83 1.70%
1990 68.66 1.75%
1989 67.48 1.80%
1988 66.28 1.86%
1987 65.07 1.94%
1986 63.83 2.02%
1985 62.56 2.12%
1984 61.26 2.21%
1983 59.94 2.28%
1982 58.60 2.31%
1981 57.28 2.30%
1980 56.00 2.28%
1979 54.75 2.27%
1978 53.53 2.27%
1977 52.34 2.29%
1976 51.17 2.32%
1975 50.01 2.36%
1974 48.86 2.40%
1973 47.71 2.42%
1972 46.59 2.43%
1971 45.48 2.42%
1970 44.41 2.41%
1969 43.36 2.40%
1968 42.35 2.40%
1967 41.35 2.40%
1966 40.39 2.40%
1965 39.44 2.41%
1964 38.51 2.41%
1963 37.60 2.42%
1962 36.71 2.44%
1961 35.84 2.46%
1960 34.98 2.48%
1959 34.14 2.50%
1958 33.30 2.51%
1957 32.49 2.53%
1956 31.69 2.54%
1955 30.90 2.54%
1954 30.14 2.54%
1953 29.39 2.54%
1952 28.66 2.54%
1951 27.95 2.54%
1950 27.26 0.00%