Colombia Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Colombia population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Colombia in 2022 is 45.43 people per square kilometer, a 0.69% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2021 was 45.12 people per square kilometer, a 1.15% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2020 was 44.61 people per square kilometer, a 1.48% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Colombia in 2019 was 43.96 people per square kilometer, a 1.85% 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
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
Colombia - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 45.43 0.69%
2021 45.12 1.15%
2020 44.61 1.48%
2019 43.96 1.85%
2018 43.16 1.91%
2017 42.35 1.52%
2016 41.71 1.07%
2015 41.27 0.95%
2014 40.88 0.95%
2013 40.50 0.99%
2012 40.10 1.05%
2011 39.68 1.10%
2010 39.25 1.13%
2009 38.81 1.14%
2008 38.38 1.17%
2007 37.93 1.25%
2006 37.46 1.31%
2005 36.98 1.38%
2004 36.48 1.44%
2003 35.96 1.49%
2002 35.43 1.55%
2001 34.89 1.59%
2000 34.35 1.63%
1999 33.79 1.69%
1998 33.23 1.75%
1997 32.66 1.80%
1996 32.08 1.84%
1995 31.50 1.91%
1994 30.91 1.97%
1993 30.32 1.99%
1992 29.73 2.00%
1991 29.14 2.06%
1990 28.55 2.12%
1989 27.96 2.13%
1988 27.38 2.14%
1987 26.80 2.15%
1986 26.24 2.16%
1985 25.69 2.22%
1984 25.13 2.31%
1983 24.56 2.32%
1982 24.00 2.31%
1981 23.46 2.33%
1980 22.93 2.33%
1979 22.40 2.30%
1978 21.90 2.29%
1977 21.41 2.22%
1976 20.94 2.18%
1975 20.50 2.21%
1974 20.06 2.24%
1973 19.62 2.28%
1972 19.18 2.30%
1971 18.75 2.39%
1970 18.31 2.52%
1969 17.86 2.62%
1968 17.41 2.73%
1967 16.94 2.83%
1966 16.48 2.93%
1965 16.01 3.02%
1964 15.54 3.07%
1963 15.07 3.11%
1962 14.62 3.14%
1961 14.17 3.15%
1960 13.74 3.13%
1959 13.32 3.05%
1958 12.93 3.01%
1957 12.55 3.00%
1956 12.18 2.95%
1955 11.84 2.91%
1954 11.50 2.85%
1953 11.18 2.80%
1952 10.88 2.75%
1951 10.59 2.70%
1950 10.31 0.00%