Algeria Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Algeria population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Algeria in 2022 is 18.85 people per square kilometer, a 1.64% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Algeria in 2021 was 18.55 people per square kilometer, a 1.67% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Algeria in 2020 was 18.24 people per square kilometer, a 1.75% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Algeria in 2019 was 17.93 people per square kilometer, a 1.86% 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
Algeria - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 18.85 1.64%
2021 18.55 1.67%
2020 18.24 1.75%
2019 17.93 1.86%
2018 17.60 1.92%
2017 17.27 1.98%
2016 16.94 2.01%
2015 16.60 2.02%
2014 16.27 2.00%
2013 15.95 1.99%
2012 15.64 1.96%
2011 15.34 1.92%
2010 15.05 1.88%
2009 14.78 1.81%
2008 14.51 1.72%
2007 14.27 1.64%
2006 14.04 1.45%
2005 13.84 1.37%
2004 13.65 1.42%
2003 13.46 1.36%
2002 13.28 1.36%
2001 13.10 1.39%
2000 12.92 1.41%
1999 12.74 1.41%
1998 12.56 1.52%
1997 12.38 1.70%
1996 12.17 1.78%
1995 11.96 1.94%
1994 11.73 2.13%
1993 11.49 2.27%
1992 11.23 2.35%
1991 10.97 2.41%
1990 10.71 2.53%
1989 10.45 2.67%
1988 10.18 2.79%
1987 9.90 3.07%
1986 9.61 3.39%
1985 9.29 3.46%
1984 8.98 3.44%
1983 8.68 3.41%
1982 8.40 3.35%
1981 8.12 3.27%
1980 7.87 3.15%
1979 7.63 3.03%
1978 7.40 2.91%
1977 7.19 3.84%
1976 6.93 4.93%
1975 6.60 3.77%
1974 6.36 2.48%
1973 6.21 2.40%
1972 6.06 2.34%
1971 5.92 2.28%
1970 5.79 2.26%
1969 5.66 2.27%
1968 5.54 2.28%
1967 5.41 2.25%
1966 5.30 1.87%
1965 5.20 1.66%
1964 5.11 1.75%
1963 5.03 1.62%
1962 4.95 1.55%
1961 4.87 1.79%
1960 4.78 2.06%
1959 4.69 2.11%
1958 4.59 2.15%
1957 4.49 2.20%
1956 4.40 2.25%
1955 4.30 2.30%
1954 4.20 2.45%
1953 4.10 2.63%
1952 4.00 2.70%
1951 3.89 2.79%
1950 3.79 0.00%