Tuvalu 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 Tuvalu population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Tuvalu in 2020 is 393.07 people per square kilometer, a 1.25% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Tuvalu in 2019 was 388.20 people per square kilometer, a 1.2% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Tuvalu in 2018 was 383.60 people per square kilometer, a 1.21% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Tuvalu in 2017 was 379.00 people per square kilometer, a 1.29% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Tuvalu - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 393.07 1.25%
2019 388.20 1.20%
2018 383.60 1.21%
2017 379.00 1.29%
2016 374.17 1.14%
2015 369.97 1.16%
2014 365.73 1.06%
2013 361.90 1.10%
2012 357.97 1.00%
2011 354.43 0.98%
2010 351.00 1.02%
2009 347.47 1.07%
2008 343.80 0.91%
2007 340.70 1.00%
2006 337.33 1.20%
2005 333.33 1.33%
2004 328.97 1.47%
2003 324.20 1.35%
2002 319.87 1.18%
2001 316.13 0.96%
2000 313.13 0.51%
1999 311.53 0.15%
1998 311.07 0.10%
1997 310.77 0.00%
1996 310.77 0.27%
1995 309.93 0.50%
1994 308.40 0.63%
1993 306.47 0.90%
1992 303.73 0.95%
1991 300.87 1.27%
1990 297.10 1.53%
1989 292.63 1.64%
1988 287.90 1.79%
1987 282.83 1.79%
1986 277.87 1.42%
1985 273.97 1.28%
1984 270.50 0.92%
1983 268.03 1.07%
1982 265.20 1.65%
1981 260.90 2.49%
1980 254.57 3.79%
1979 245.27 4.90%
1978 233.80 5.47%
1977 221.67 5.17%
1976 210.77 4.34%
1975 202.00 2.62%
1974 196.83 1.43%
1973 194.07 0.55%
1972 193.00 0.42%
1971 192.20 0.54%
1970 191.17 1.15%
1969 189.00 1.30%
1968 186.57 1.56%
1967 183.70 1.34%
1966 181.27 0.97%
1965 179.53 0.56%
1964 178.53 0.24%
1963 178.10 0.06%
1962 178.00 0.09%
1961 177.83 0.23%
1960 177.43 0.60%
1959 176.37 0.95%
1958 174.70 1.02%
1957 172.93 1.03%
1956 171.17 1.30%
1955 168.97 1.10%
1954 167.13 1.29%
1953 165.00 1.68%
1952 162.27 1.63%
1951 159.67 2.50%
1950 155.77 0.00%