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 49.68 people per square kilometer, a 2.64% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2021 was 48.40 people per square kilometer, a 2.66% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2020 was 47.15 people per square kilometer, a 2.68% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Madagascar in 2019 was 45.92 people per square kilometer, a 2.69% 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 516.34
Comoros 487.60
Burundi 453.64
Haiti 420.91
Gambia 226.41
North Korea 215.62
Nepal 205.36
Uganda 200.51
Malawi 170.33
Togo 152.86
Sierra Leone 114.89
Benin 111.40
Ethiopia 106.33
Senegal 89.74
Burkina Faso 80.60
Tajikistan 70.43
Tanzania 66.82
Afghanistan 62.42
Yemen 59.01
Guinea-Bissau 57.11
Guinea 56.40
Madagascar 49.68
Liberia 47.64
Mozambique 41.39
Zimbabwe 39.23
Eritrea 31.14
Somalia 26.41
Niger 20.59
South Sudan 18.33
Mali 17.31
Chad 13.56
Central African Republic 8.05
Madagascar - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 49.68 2.64%
2021 48.40 2.66%
2020 47.15 2.68%
2019 45.92 2.69%
2018 44.72 2.71%
2017 43.54 2.72%
2016 42.39 2.72%
2015 41.26 2.73%
2014 40.17 2.74%
2013 39.10 2.75%
2012 38.05 2.77%
2011 37.02 2.80%
2010 36.02 2.83%
2009 35.02 2.86%
2008 34.05 2.90%
2007 33.09 2.93%
2006 32.15 2.96%
2005 31.22 3.00%
2004 30.31 3.03%
2003 29.42 3.07%
2002 28.55 3.10%
2001 27.69 3.13%
2000 26.85 3.17%
1999 26.02 3.20%
1998 25.22 3.21%
1997 24.43 3.20%
1996 23.67 3.17%
1995 22.94 3.13%
1994 22.25 3.09%
1993 21.58 3.04%
1992 20.95 3.00%
1991 20.34 2.97%
1990 19.75 2.93%
1989 19.19 2.89%
1988 18.65 2.86%
1987 18.13 2.86%
1986 17.63 2.87%
1985 17.14 2.89%
1984 16.65 2.91%
1983 16.18 2.93%
1982 15.72 2.93%
1981 15.28 2.92%
1980 14.84 2.91%
1979 14.42 2.91%
1978 14.01 2.90%
1977 13.62 2.89%
1976 13.24 2.88%
1975 12.87 2.86%
1974 12.51 2.84%
1973 12.16 2.82%
1972 11.83 2.79%
1971 11.51 2.76%
1970 11.20 2.72%
1969 10.90 2.69%
1968 10.62 2.65%
1967 10.34 2.62%
1966 10.08 2.59%
1965 9.82 2.56%
1964 9.58 2.53%
1963 9.34 2.50%
1962 9.11 2.47%
1961 8.89 2.44%
1960 8.68 2.40%
1959 8.48 2.37%
1958 8.28 2.34%
1957 8.09 2.30%
1956 7.91 2.27%
1955 7.74 2.23%
1954 7.57 2.20%
1953 7.40 2.16%
1952 7.25 2.12%
1951 7.10 2.08%
1950 6.95 0.00%