Madagascar Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Madagascar population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Madagascar in 2022 is 50.42 people per square kilometer, a 2.41% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2021 was 49.24 people per square kilometer, a 2.45% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2020 was 48.06 people per square kilometer, a 2.51% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2019 was 46.88 people per square kilometer, a 2.56% 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
Rwanda 523.03
Burundi 463.15
Comoros 449.64
Haiti 417.48
Gambia 239.47
North Korea 216.27
Nepal 207.55
Uganda 195.61
Malawi 172.23
Togo 155.81
Sierra Leone 119.03
Benin 116.35
Ethiopia 108.58
Senegal 88.03
Burkina Faso 82.68
Tajikistan 70.40
Tanzania 69.14
Yemen 63.82
Afghanistan 63.00
Guinea-Bissau 58.28
Guinea 56.37
Madagascar 50.42
Liberia 47.61
Democratic Republic of Congo 42.22
Zimbabwe 41.77
Mozambique 41.24
Eritrea 31.33
Somalia 27.60
Niger 20.69
Mali 18.22
South Sudan 17.22
Chad 13.80
Central African Republic 8.96
Madagascar - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 50.42 2.41%
2021 49.24 2.45%
2020 48.06 2.51%
2019 46.88 2.56%
2018 45.71 2.59%
2017 44.56 2.62%
2016 43.42 2.62%
2015 42.31 2.62%
2014 41.23 2.66%
2013 40.16 2.71%
2012 39.11 2.77%
2011 38.05 2.84%
2010 37.00 2.91%
2009 35.96 2.94%
2008 34.93 2.95%
2007 33.93 2.97%
2006 32.95 2.97%
2005 32.00 2.97%
2004 31.08 2.97%
2003 30.18 2.98%
2002 29.31 3.01%
2001 28.45 3.04%
2000 27.61 3.09%
1999 26.79 3.15%
1998 25.97 3.19%
1997 25.16 3.22%
1996 24.38 3.23%
1995 23.62 3.22%
1994 22.88 3.20%
1993 22.17 3.14%
1992 21.49 3.09%
1991 20.85 3.05%
1990 20.23 3.00%
1989 19.64 2.94%
1988 19.08 2.90%
1987 18.54 2.85%
1986 18.03 2.82%
1985 17.53 2.82%
1984 17.05 2.82%
1983 16.58 2.84%
1982 16.13 2.86%
1981 15.68 2.90%
1980 15.24 2.94%
1979 14.80 2.98%
1978 14.37 3.00%
1977 13.95 3.02%
1976 13.55 3.04%
1975 13.15 3.06%
1974 12.76 3.07%
1973 12.38 3.08%
1972 12.01 3.08%
1971 11.65 3.02%
1970 11.31 2.94%
1969 10.98 2.87%
1968 10.68 2.80%
1967 10.39 2.75%
1966 10.11 2.70%
1965 9.84 2.67%
1964 9.59 2.66%
1963 9.34 2.64%
1962 9.10 2.63%
1961 8.86 2.62%
1960 8.64 2.61%
1959 8.42 2.60%
1958 8.21 2.58%
1957 8.00 2.56%
1956 7.80 2.54%
1955 7.61 2.51%
1954 7.42 2.49%
1953 7.24 2.47%
1952 7.07 2.45%
1951 6.90 2.45%
1950 6.73 0.00%