Lebanon Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Lebanon population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Lebanon in 2022 is 525.33 people per square kilometer, a 1.84% decline from 2021.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2021 was 535.18 people per square kilometer, a 1.24% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2020 was 541.91 people per square kilometer, a 2.06% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Lebanon in 2019 was 553.29 people per square kilometer, a 2.84% decline 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
Lebanon - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 525.33 -1.84%
2021 535.18 -1.24%
2020 541.91 -2.06%
2019 553.29 -2.84%
2018 569.46 -2.59%
2017 584.62 -2.39%
2016 598.91 -2.19%
2015 612.34 1.99%
2014 600.42 10.49%
2013 543.43 9.67%
2012 495.53 2.64%
2011 482.78 0.99%
2010 478.07 0.90%
2009 473.79 1.30%
2008 467.71 1.62%
2007 460.25 1.90%
2006 451.66 1.65%
2005 444.31 1.49%
2004 437.78 1.55%
2003 431.08 1.31%
2002 425.52 1.31%
2001 420.02 1.59%
2000 413.46 1.66%
1999 406.70 1.70%
1998 399.88 1.73%
1997 393.07 1.82%
1996 386.05 1.88%
1995 378.91 1.84%
1994 372.07 1.82%
1993 365.44 1.96%
1992 358.41 2.15%
1991 350.88 2.03%
1990 343.89 1.93%
1989 337.37 1.98%
1988 330.83 1.95%
1987 324.49 2.50%
1986 316.56 2.52%
1985 308.78 2.00%
1984 302.73 1.82%
1983 297.32 1.20%
1982 293.79 1.42%
1981 289.69 2.14%
1980 283.61 2.12%
1979 277.72 -8.83%
1978 304.63 -7.93%
1977 330.87 12.61%
1976 293.82 14.07%
1975 257.57 2.23%
1974 251.95 2.45%
1973 245.92 2.55%
1972 239.81 2.61%
1971 233.70 2.53%
1970 227.92 2.49%
1969 222.38 2.72%
1968 216.49 2.68%
1967 210.83 2.68%
1966 205.32 2.79%
1965 199.76 2.81%
1964 194.30 2.99%
1963 188.66 3.11%
1962 182.96 3.17%
1961 177.35 3.07%
1960 172.07 2.95%
1959 167.13 2.91%
1958 162.41 2.91%
1957 157.81 2.95%
1956 153.29 2.93%
1955 148.93 2.91%
1954 144.71 2.91%
1953 140.62 2.89%
1952 136.66 2.87%
1951 132.84 2.86%
1950 129.15 0.00%