Bulgaria Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Bulgaria population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bulgaria in 2022 is 61.10 people per square kilometer, a 1.51% decline from 2021.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2021 was 62.03 people per square kilometer, a 1.34% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2020 was 62.88 people per square kilometer, a 1.04% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Bulgaria in 2019 was 63.54 people per square kilometer, a 0.91% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population Density
Maldives 1,745.96
Mauritius 636.99
Nauru 633.40
Lebanon 525.33
Tuvalu 377.07
Grenada 368.94
Jamaica 257.27
Marshall Islands 230.94
Dominican Republic 230.71
American Samoa 221.37
Guatemala 163.87
China 148.53
Tonga 142.48
Thailand 139.73
Jordan 126.35
Azerbaijan 119.61
Malaysia 102.74
Iraq 102.28
Cuba 102.04
Costa Rica 101.39
Albania 98.86
Dominica 96.98
Armenia 93.49
Romania 82.46
Serbia 81.73
North Macedonia 81.43
Samoa 78.30
Ecuador 70.21
Mexico 64.91
Bulgaria 61.10
Equatorial Guinea 59.71
Fiji 50.89
Iran 50.74
South Africa 49.13
Belarus 45.93
Colombia 45.43
Montenegro 45.41
Venezuela 31.03
Peru 26.49
Brazil 25.28
Algeria 18.85
Belize 17.64
Paraguay 16.67
Turkmenistan 13.18
Gabon 8.93
Russia 8.46
Kazakhstan 7.12
Botswana 4.52
Libya 3.87
Suriname 3.77
Guyana 3.76
Namibia 3.11
Bulgaria - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 61.10 -1.51%
2021 62.03 -1.34%
2020 62.88 -1.04%
2019 63.54 -0.91%
2018 64.12 -0.90%
2017 64.71 -0.88%
2016 65.28 -0.87%
2015 65.85 -0.85%
2014 66.42 -0.79%
2013 66.95 -0.76%
2012 67.46 -0.73%
2011 67.96 -0.65%
2010 68.40 -0.56%
2009 68.78 -0.52%
2008 69.14 -0.57%
2007 69.54 -0.61%
2006 69.96 -0.63%
2005 70.41 -0.64%
2004 70.86 -0.66%
2003 71.33 -0.72%
2002 71.85 -0.75%
2001 72.39 -0.78%
2000 72.95 -0.79%
1999 73.53 -0.88%
1998 74.19 -1.01%
1997 74.95 -0.98%
1996 75.69 -0.90%
1995 76.37 -0.83%
1994 77.01 -0.73%
1993 77.58 -0.66%
1992 78.09 -0.61%
1991 78.57 -0.53%
1990 78.99 -0.42%
1989 79.32 -0.36%
1988 79.60 -0.34%
1987 79.87 -0.30%
1986 80.11 -0.28%
1985 80.33 -0.25%
1984 80.54 -0.19%
1983 80.69 -0.16%
1982 80.82 -0.09%
1981 80.89 -0.02%
1980 80.91 0.07%
1979 80.85 0.18%
1978 80.71 0.26%
1977 80.50 0.37%
1976 80.20 0.47%
1975 79.83 0.57%
1974 79.38 0.65%
1973 78.86 0.61%
1972 78.38 0.62%
1971 77.89 0.74%
1970 77.32 0.82%
1969 76.69 0.88%
1968 76.02 0.82%
1967 75.40 0.73%
1966 74.85 0.77%
1965 74.28 0.82%
1964 73.67 0.86%
1963 73.05 0.84%
1962 72.44 0.90%
1961 71.80 0.98%
1960 71.10 0.91%
1959 70.46 0.92%
1958 69.81 1.01%
1957 69.12 1.00%
1956 68.43 1.04%
1955 67.73 1.05%
1954 67.02 1.04%
1953 66.33 0.95%
1952 65.71 0.90%
1951 65.12 0.99%
1950 64.48 0.00%