Mexico Population Density 1950-2023

Chart and table of Mexico population density from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Mexico in 2023 is 65.39 people per square kilometer, a 0.75% increase from 2022.
  • The population density of Mexico in 2022 was 64.91 people per square kilometer, a 0.63% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Mexico in 2021 was 64.50 people per square kilometer, a 0.56% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Mexico in 2020 was 64.14 people per square kilometer, a 0.73% 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
Mexico - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2023 65.39 0.75%
2022 64.91 0.63%
2021 64.50 0.56%
2020 64.14 0.73%
2019 63.68 0.86%
2018 63.13 0.96%
2017 62.53 1.09%
2016 61.86 1.14%
2015 61.16 1.17%
2014 60.45 1.25%
2013 59.71 1.33%
2012 58.93 1.41%
2011 58.11 1.44%
2010 57.29 1.34%
2009 56.53 1.24%
2008 55.84 1.28%
2007 55.13 1.32%
2006 54.41 1.37%
2005 53.68 1.44%
2004 52.92 1.48%
2003 52.14 1.50%
2002 51.37 1.53%
2001 50.60 1.55%
2000 49.82 1.60%
1999 49.04 1.65%
1998 48.24 1.70%
1997 47.44 1.74%
1996 46.62 1.80%
1995 45.80 1.87%
1994 44.96 1.92%
1993 44.11 1.95%
1992 43.27 1.97%
1991 42.43 2.00%
1990 41.60 1.85%
1989 40.84 1.70%
1988 40.16 1.73%
1987 39.48 1.74%
1986 38.80 1.81%
1985 38.11 1.88%
1984 37.41 1.96%
1983 36.69 2.01%
1982 35.97 2.06%
1981 35.24 2.26%
1980 34.47 2.63%
1979 33.58 2.88%
1978 32.64 2.99%
1977 31.70 2.99%
1976 30.77 3.00%
1975 29.88 3.07%
1974 28.99 3.11%
1973 28.11 3.15%
1972 27.26 3.17%
1971 26.42 3.20%
1970 25.60 3.23%
1969 24.80 3.27%
1968 24.01 3.31%
1967 23.24 3.34%
1966 22.49 3.38%
1965 21.76 3.40%
1964 21.04 3.38%
1963 20.35 3.36%
1962 19.69 3.32%
1961 19.06 3.23%
1960 18.46 3.09%
1959 17.91 2.92%
1958 17.40 2.83%
1957 16.92 2.83%
1956 16.46 2.78%
1955 16.01 2.73%
1954 15.59 2.67%
1953 15.18 2.62%
1952 14.79 2.59%
1951 14.42 2.64%
1950 14.05 0.00%