Germany Population Density 1950-2023

Chart and table of Germany population density from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Germany in 2023 is 232.94 people per square kilometer, a 0.09% decline from 2022.
  • The population density of Germany in 2022 was 233.15 people per square kilometer, a 0.05% decline from 2021.
  • The population density of Germany in 2021 was 233.26 people per square kilometer, a 0.1% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Germany in 2020 was 233.04 people per square kilometer, a 0.22% increase from 2019.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2023 Population Density
Macao 22,861.98
Singapore 8,365.40
Hong Kong 6,749.20
Gibraltar 3,268.80
Bahrain 1,904.50
Malta 1,672.08
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,300.65
Barbados 655.80
Aruba 590.43
San Marino 560.70
South Korea 515.98
Monaco 484.48
Curacao 432.61
Netherlands 424.13
Israel 415.70
Belgium 382.78
Puerto Rico 367.57
Japan 326.20
Guam 320.28
Trinidad and Tobago 299.21
United Kingdom 278.05
Cayman Islands 262.54
Luxembourg 252.81
Liechtenstein 247.40
Kuwait 241.87
Qatar 236.41
Seychelles 234.04
Germany 232.94
Antigua and Barbuda 214.31
Switzerland 213.04
British Virgin Islands 210.25
Italy 195.36
Andorra 170.40
Isle of Man 148.61
Denmark 137.72
Cyprus 136.22
Poland 131.21
France 117.94
Portugal 111.11
Hungary 109.17
Northern Mariana Islands 108.25
Austria 106.81
Slovenia 103.50
UAE 96.47
Spain 93.92
Greece 78.37
French Polynesia 77.22
Ireland 71.95
Panama 59.32
Turks and Caicos Islands 48.49
Croatia 45.51
Lithuania 41.64
Palau 39.26
Faroe Islands 38.16
United States 34.58
Bahamas 29.73
Estonia 29.17
Latvia 28.34
Chile 25.94
Sweden 23.72
New Zealand 19.53
Uruguay 19.43
Saudi Arabia 17.19
Argentina 16.46
Finland 16.38
New Caledonia 15.77
Oman 15.01
Bermuda 14.93
Norway 8.76
Canada 3.93
Iceland 3.64
Australia 3.42
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Germany - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2023 232.94 -0.09%
2022 233.15 -0.05%
2021 233.26 0.10%
2020 233.04 0.22%
2019 232.53 0.30%
2018 231.83 0.33%
2017 231.07 0.36%
2016 230.25 0.31%
2015 229.52 0.26%
2014 228.92 0.22%
2013 228.43 0.17%
2012 228.05 0.15%
2011 227.71 0.12%
2010 227.43 0.08%
2009 227.25 0.05%
2008 227.13 0.04%
2007 227.04 0.01%
2006 227.02 -0.04%
2005 227.12 -0.07%
2004 227.27 -0.10%
2003 227.49 -0.12%
2002 227.76 -0.09%
2001 227.96 -0.05%
2000 228.07 -0.01%
1999 228.08 0.04%
1998 227.99 0.11%
1997 227.74 0.17%
1996 227.36 0.22%
1995 226.87 0.30%
1994 226.19 0.38%
1993 225.33 0.46%
1992 224.30 0.51%
1991 223.17 0.54%
1990 221.96 0.57%
1989 220.70 0.56%
1988 219.47 0.50%
1987 218.39 0.37%
1986 217.58 0.21%
1985 217.12 0.09%
1984 216.93 0.00%
1983 216.92 -0.06%
1982 217.04 -0.10%
1981 217.25 -0.13%
1980 217.54 -0.17%
1979 217.90 -0.20%
1978 218.33 -0.19%
1977 218.75 -0.18%
1976 219.15 -0.19%
1975 219.57 -0.14%
1974 219.87 -0.06%
1973 220.00 0.03%
1972 219.93 0.17%
1971 219.56 0.28%
1970 218.96 0.36%
1969 218.17 0.47%
1968 217.14 0.61%
1967 215.82 0.72%
1966 214.27 0.76%
1965 212.64 0.81%
1964 210.93 0.84%
1963 209.17 0.81%
1962 207.49 0.80%
1961 205.84 0.74%
1960 204.33 0.67%
1959 202.97 0.61%
1958 201.74 0.51%
1957 200.71 0.42%
1956 199.88 0.35%
1955 199.18 0.28%
1954 198.61 0.20%
1953 198.22 0.10%
1952 198.02 -0.02%
1951 198.05 -0.20%
1950 198.46 0.00%