Jordan Population Density 1950-2023

Chart and table of Jordan population density from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Jordan in 2023 is 126.93 people per square kilometer, a 0.45% increase from 2022.
  • The population density of Jordan in 2022 was 126.35 people per square kilometer, a 1.23% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Jordan in 2021 was 124.81 people per square kilometer, a 2.01% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Jordan in 2020 was 122.35 people per square kilometer, a 2.15% 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
Maldives 1,736.74
Nauru 639.00
Mauritius 637.53
Lebanon 512.34
Tuvalu 379.87
Grenada 371.13
Jamaica 257.10
Marshall Islands 233.31
Dominican Republic 232.85
American Samoa 219.57
Guatemala 166.15
China 148.51
Tonga 143.70
Thailand 139.93
Jordan 126.93
Azerbaijan 120.24
Iraq 104.60
Malaysia 103.86
Costa Rica 102.00
Cuba 101.88
Albania 98.52
Dominica 97.39
Armenia 93.41
Romania 83.44
North Macedonia 81.12
Serbia 80.91
Samoa 79.47
Ecuador 70.95
Mexico 65.39
Equatorial Guinea 61.13
Bulgaria 60.25
Fiji 51.25
Iran 51.10
South Africa 49.56
Belarus 45.75
Colombia 45.62
Montenegro 45.36
Venezuela 31.62
Peru 26.73
Brazil 25.41
Algeria 19.15
Belize 17.89
Paraguay 16.87
Turkmenistan 13.35
Gabon 9.10
Russia 8.45
Kazakhstan 7.20
Botswana 4.60
Libya 3.91
Suriname 3.80
Guyana 3.79
Namibia 3.16
Jordan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2023 126.93 0.45%
2022 126.35 1.23%
2021 124.81 2.01%
2020 122.35 2.15%
2019 119.78 2.28%
2018 117.11 2.39%
2017 114.37 2.52%
2016 111.56 4.95%
2015 106.29 9.66%
2014 96.93 12.52%
2013 86.15 6.70%
2012 80.74 1.43%
2011 79.60 2.58%
2010 77.60 2.22%
2009 75.91 2.23%
2008 74.26 2.46%
2007 72.47 6.55%
2006 68.02 6.99%
2005 63.58 2.64%
2004 61.94 2.53%
2003 60.41 2.29%
2002 59.06 2.17%
2001 57.81 2.12%
2000 56.61 2.13%
1999 55.43 2.20%
1998 54.24 2.34%
1997 53.00 2.71%
1996 51.60 3.38%
1995 49.91 4.21%
1994 47.90 4.97%
1993 45.63 5.40%
1992 43.29 5.47%
1991 41.05 5.34%
1990 38.97 5.12%
1989 37.07 4.87%
1988 35.35 4.73%
1987 33.75 4.68%
1986 32.24 4.66%
1985 30.80 4.62%
1984 29.44 4.58%
1983 28.15 4.51%
1982 26.94 4.32%
1981 25.82 4.05%
1980 24.82 3.69%
1979 23.94 3.33%
1978 23.17 3.18%
1977 22.45 3.10%
1976 21.78 3.10%
1975 21.12 3.23%
1974 20.46 3.40%
1973 19.79 3.67%
1972 19.09 4.18%
1971 18.32 5.07%
1970 17.44 6.20%
1969 16.42 7.30%
1968 15.30 7.98%
1967 14.17 7.92%
1966 13.13 7.25%
1965 12.24 6.22%
1964 11.53 5.20%
1963 10.96 4.71%
1962 10.46 4.80%
1961 9.98 5.18%
1960 9.49 5.68%
1959 8.98 6.14%
1958 8.46 6.49%
1957 7.95 6.73%
1956 7.45 6.92%
1955 6.96 7.10%
1954 6.50 7.23%
1953 6.06 7.34%
1952 5.65 7.37%
1951 5.26 7.20%
1950 4.91 0.00%