Switzerland Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Switzerland population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Switzerland in 2022 is 211.68 people per square kilometer, a 0.56% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Switzerland in 2021 was 210.49 people per square kilometer, a 0.61% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Switzerland in 2020 was 209.22 people per square kilometer, a 0.73% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Switzerland in 2019 was 207.69 people per square kilometer, a 0.72% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2022 Population Density
Macao 22,570.39
Singapore 8,311.11
Hong Kong 6,746.73
Gibraltar 3,264.90
Bahrain 1,887.48
Malta 1,666.52
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,299.26
Barbados 654.97
Aruba 591.36
San Marino 561.00
South Korea 516.30
Monaco 486.77
Curacao 430.55
Netherlands 422.82
Israel 409.53
Belgium 381.79
Puerto Rico 366.67
Japan 327.94
Guam 318.10
Trinidad and Tobago 298.45
United Kingdom 277.12
Cayman Islands 260.25
Luxembourg 250.04
Liechtenstein 245.79
Kuwait 239.56
Qatar 234.56
Germany 233.15
Seychelles 232.87
Antigua and Barbuda 213.10
Switzerland 211.68
British Virgin Islands 208.70
Italy 195.92
Andorra 169.84
Isle of Man 148.28
Denmark 137.05
Cyprus 135.28
Poland 127.47
France 117.70
Portugal 111.37
Northern Mariana Islands 107.72
Hungary 107.14
Austria 106.58
Slovenia 103.51
UAE 95.71
Spain 94.00
Greece 78.70
French Polynesia 76.57
Ireland 71.47
Panama 58.53
Turks and Caicos Islands 48.11
Croatia 45.76
Lithuania 42.12
Palau 39.25
Faroe Islands 38.03
United States 34.41
Bahamas 29.54
Estonia 29.25
Latvia 28.66
Chile 25.91
Sweden 23.58
Uruguay 19.42
New Zealand 19.37
Saudi Arabia 16.94
Finland 16.37
Argentina 16.37
New Caledonia 15.61
Bermuda 14.96
Oman 14.79
Norway 8.69
Canada 3.89
Iceland 3.62
Australia 3.38
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Switzerland - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 211.68 0.56%
2021 210.49 0.61%
2020 209.22 0.73%
2019 207.69 0.72%
2018 206.21 0.74%
2017 204.69 0.94%
2016 202.78 1.10%
2015 200.57 1.15%
2014 198.30 1.23%
2013 195.89 1.16%
2012 193.65 1.07%
2011 191.59 1.13%
2010 189.45 1.14%
2009 187.32 1.26%
2008 184.99 1.28%
2007 182.66 0.89%
2006 181.04 0.63%
2005 179.91 0.64%
2004 178.76 0.69%
2003 177.54 0.75%
2002 176.23 0.72%
2001 174.97 0.59%
2000 173.94 0.56%
1999 172.97 0.48%
1998 172.15 0.30%
1997 171.64 0.24%
1996 171.22 0.45%
1995 170.46 0.67%
1994 169.33 0.80%
1993 167.98 0.92%
1992 166.46 1.14%
1991 164.58 1.25%
1990 162.55 0.99%
1989 160.96 0.81%
1988 159.67 0.74%
1987 158.50 0.63%
1986 157.51 0.52%
1985 156.69 0.44%
1984 156.00 0.36%
1983 155.45 0.43%
1982 154.78 0.59%
1981 153.88 0.55%
1980 153.04 0.40%
1979 152.44 0.20%
1978 152.13 0.01%
1977 152.11 -0.34%
1976 152.63 -0.57%
1975 153.50 -0.05%
1974 153.58 0.54%
1973 152.76 0.74%
1972 151.64 0.76%
1971 150.49 0.53%
1970 149.70 0.72%
1969 148.63 1.13%
1968 146.96 1.27%
1967 145.13 1.25%
1966 143.34 1.05%
1965 141.85 1.16%
1964 140.22 1.67%
1963 137.92 2.16%
1962 135.00 2.57%
1961 131.62 2.00%
1960 129.04 1.24%
1959 127.47 1.28%
1958 125.86 1.29%
1957 124.26 1.28%
1956 122.69 1.27%
1955 121.15 1.28%
1954 119.61 1.30%
1953 118.08 1.33%
1952 116.53 1.34%
1951 114.99 1.18%
1950 113.65 0.00%