Dominican Republic Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Dominican Republic population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Dominican Republic in 2022 is 230.71 people per square kilometer, a 1% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2021 was 228.43 people per square kilometer, a 1.07% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2020 was 226.01 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Dominican Republic in 2019 was 223.59 people per square kilometer, a 1.08% 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
Dominican Republic - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 230.71 1.00%
2021 228.43 1.07%
2020 226.01 1.08%
2019 223.59 1.08%
2018 221.19 1.11%
2017 218.76 1.14%
2016 216.31 1.17%
2015 213.80 1.20%
2014 211.26 1.23%
2013 208.69 1.26%
2012 206.10 1.28%
2011 203.49 1.31%
2010 200.86 1.32%
2009 198.23 1.31%
2008 195.66 1.28%
2007 193.18 1.27%
2006 190.76 1.30%
2005 188.30 1.35%
2004 185.80 1.38%
2003 183.27 1.42%
2002 180.71 1.45%
2001 178.12 1.50%
2000 175.48 1.54%
1999 172.82 1.56%
1998 170.17 1.62%
1997 167.46 1.72%
1996 164.63 1.81%
1995 161.70 1.89%
1994 158.70 1.95%
1993 155.66 2.00%
1992 152.61 2.05%
1991 149.55 2.10%
1990 146.48 2.13%
1989 143.42 2.13%
1988 140.42 2.11%
1987 137.51 2.11%
1986 134.67 2.13%
1985 131.86 2.16%
1984 129.08 2.19%
1983 126.30 2.20%
1982 123.59 2.20%
1981 120.92 2.25%
1980 118.26 2.31%
1979 115.59 2.37%
1978 112.91 2.43%
1977 110.23 2.48%
1976 107.57 2.52%
1975 104.92 2.57%
1974 102.29 2.63%
1973 99.68 2.67%
1972 97.08 2.72%
1971 94.51 2.77%
1970 91.96 2.82%
1969 89.44 2.89%
1968 86.93 2.97%
1967 84.42 3.06%
1966 81.92 3.06%
1965 79.49 3.10%
1964 77.10 3.20%
1963 74.70 3.26%
1962 72.35 3.31%
1961 70.03 3.35%
1960 67.76 3.38%
1959 65.55 3.40%
1958 63.39 3.41%
1957 61.30 3.40%
1956 59.29 3.38%
1955 57.35 3.35%
1954 55.49 3.30%
1953 53.72 3.23%
1952 52.04 3.15%
1951 50.45 3.09%
1950 48.94 0.00%