Macao Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Macao population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Macao in 2022 is 22,570.39 people per square kilometer, a 1.25% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Macao in 2021 was 22,292.44 people per square kilometer, a 1.53% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Macao in 2020 was 21,957.24 people per square kilometer, a 1.9% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Macao in 2019 was 21,547.18 people per square kilometer, a 1.95% 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
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
Macao - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 22,570.39 1.25%
2021 22,292.44 1.53%
2020 21,957.24 1.90%
2019 21,547.18 1.95%
2018 21,136.07 1.94%
2017 20,734.06 1.90%
2016 20,347.01 1.86%
2015 19,975.29 1.83%
2014 19,615.81 1.82%
2013 19,265.39 1.82%
2012 18,920.97 2.06%
2011 18,539.06 2.46%
2010 18,094.06 2.63%
2009 17,630.55 2.64%
2008 17,176.56 2.66%
2007 16,731.49 2.68%
2006 16,294.25 2.71%
2005 15,864.25 2.75%
2004 15,439.25 2.81%
2003 15,017.31 2.86%
2002 14,599.51 2.40%
2001 14,257.21 1.67%
2000 14,022.60 1.50%
1999 13,815.52 1.61%
1998 13,596.62 1.72%
1997 13,366.88 1.83%
1996 13,126.53 1.93%
1995 12,877.95 2.02%
1994 12,622.69 2.12%
1993 12,360.78 2.24%
1992 12,089.94 2.75%
1991 11,765.91 3.47%
1990 11,371.01 3.82%
1989 10,952.47 3.96%
1988 10,535.00 4.06%
1987 10,123.64 4.11%
1986 9,723.73 4.10%
1985 9,340.91 4.02%
1984 8,980.23 3.88%
1983 8,644.58 3.72%
1982 8,334.16 3.22%
1981 8,074.51 1.37%
1980 7,965.32 -0.11%
1979 7,974.19 -0.18%
1978 7,988.57 -0.14%
1977 8,000.16 -0.10%
1976 8,008.47 -0.10%
1975 8,016.85 -0.15%
1974 8,028.57 -0.23%
1973 8,046.69 -0.33%
1972 8,073.67 -0.47%
1971 8,111.43 1.03%
1970 8,028.70 2.86%
1969 7,805.71 3.21%
1968 7,562.63 3.45%
1967 7,310.10 3.65%
1966 7,052.99 3.80%
1965 6,794.74 3.92%
1964 6,538.31 4.01%
1963 6,286.30 4.07%
1962 6,040.23 4.12%
1961 5,801.04 0.94%
1960 5,747.21 -2.27%
1959 5,880.52 -2.25%
1958 6,015.94 -2.07%
1957 6,142.82 -1.83%
1956 6,257.14 -1.55%
1955 6,355.75 -1.25%
1954 6,436.10 -0.88%
1953 6,493.44 -0.41%
1952 6,520.42 0.16%
1951 6,510.10 1.87%
1950 6,390.84 0.00%