Turkey Population Density 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Turkey population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Turkey in 2020 is 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.
  • The population density of Turkey in 2017 was 103.29 people per square kilometer, a 1.61% 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
Maldives 1,801.81
Lebanon 653.15
Mauritius 623.42
Nauru 541.20
Tuvalu 393.07
Grenada 330.95
Marshall Islands 328.83
American Samoa 275.96
Jamaica 269.44
Dominican Republic 222.89
Guatemala 164.53
China 150.51
Tonga 140.93
Thailand 136.03
Azerbaijan 117.08
Jordan 114.23
Turkey 107.39
Cuba 103.08
Albania 100.10
Costa Rica 99.69
Armenia 99.64
Serbia 98.88
Malaysia 97.98
Dominica 95.98
Iraq 92.45
North Macedonia 81.03
Romania 80.70
Samoa 69.86
Ecuador 68.82
Mexico 65.64
Bulgaria 62.60
Equatorial Guinea 50.02
Fiji 49.07
South Africa 48.65
Iran 48.13
Belarus 45.52
Montenegro 45.48
Colombia 44.57
Venezuela 31.18
Peru 25.65
Brazil 24.96
Algeria 18.41
Paraguay 17.54
Belize 17.31
Turkmenistan 12.36
Russia 8.54
Gabon 8.32
Kazakhstan 6.89
Botswana 4.04
Libya 3.91
Guyana 3.66
Suriname 3.58
Namibia 3.08
Turkey - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
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%