Greece Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Greece population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Greece in 2022 is 78.70 people per square kilometer, a 0.58% decline from 2021.
  • The population density of Greece in 2021 was 79.16 people per square kilometer, a 0.64% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Greece in 2020 was 79.66 people per square kilometer, a 0.58% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Greece in 2019 was 80.13 people per square kilometer, a 0.56% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Greece - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 78.70 -0.58%
2021 79.16 -0.64%
2020 79.66 -0.58%
2019 80.13 -0.56%
2018 80.58 -0.55%
2017 81.03 -0.54%
2016 81.46 -0.53%
2015 81.89 -0.52%
2014 82.32 -0.47%
2013 82.71 -0.45%
2012 83.08 -0.37%
2011 83.39 -0.26%
2010 83.61 -0.20%
2009 83.78 -0.16%
2008 83.92 -0.16%
2007 84.05 -0.13%
2006 84.16 -0.07%
2005 84.22 -0.01%
2004 84.23 0.04%
2003 84.20 0.12%
2002 84.09 0.22%
2001 83.91 0.31%
2000 83.65 0.40%
1999 83.31 0.50%
1998 82.90 0.59%
1997 82.41 0.66%
1996 81.87 0.71%
1995 81.30 0.76%
1994 80.69 0.79%
1993 80.05 0.81%
1992 79.41 0.84%
1991 78.75 0.87%
1990 78.07 0.88%
1989 77.39 0.91%
1988 76.69 0.91%
1987 76.00 0.93%
1986 75.30 0.98%
1985 74.57 1.02%
1984 73.81 1.08%
1983 73.02 1.13%
1982 72.21 1.17%
1981 71.38 1.20%
1980 70.53 1.23%
1979 69.67 1.21%
1978 68.84 1.13%
1977 68.08 1.04%
1976 67.37 0.97%
1975 66.73 0.87%
1974 66.15 0.73%
1973 65.67 0.58%
1972 65.30 0.47%
1971 64.99 0.37%
1970 64.75 0.22%
1969 64.61 0.09%
1968 64.56 0.01%
1967 64.55 -0.03%
1966 64.57 -0.07%
1965 64.61 -0.10%
1964 64.68 -0.08%
1963 64.73 0.01%
1962 64.72 0.17%
1961 64.61 0.37%
1960 64.38 0.57%
1959 64.01 0.74%
1958 63.54 0.86%
1957 63.00 0.97%
1956 62.40 1.09%
1955 61.73 1.16%
1954 61.02 1.17%
1953 60.32 1.22%
1952 59.59 1.26%
1951 58.85 1.27%
1950 58.12 0.00%