Mali Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Mali population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Mali in 2022 is 17.31 people per square kilometer, a 2.96% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Mali in 2021 was 16.82 people per square kilometer, a 2.99% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Mali in 2020 was 16.33 people per square kilometer, a 3.02% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Mali in 2019 was 15.85 people per square kilometer, a 3.04% 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
Mali - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 17.31 2.96%
2021 16.82 2.99%
2020 16.33 3.02%
2019 15.85 3.04%
2018 15.38 3.05%
2017 14.93 3.04%
2016 14.49 3.02%
2015 14.06 2.98%
2014 13.65 2.94%
2013 13.26 2.94%
2012 12.88 3.00%
2011 12.51 3.09%
2010 12.13 3.21%
2009 11.76 3.31%
2008 11.38 3.39%
2007 11.01 3.39%
2006 10.65 3.35%
2005 10.30 3.29%
2004 9.97 3.22%
2003 9.66 3.15%
2002 9.37 3.06%
2001 9.09 2.97%
2000 8.83 2.85%
1999 8.58 2.73%
1998 8.35 2.64%
1997 8.14 2.61%
1996 7.93 2.63%
1995 7.73 2.69%
1994 7.53 2.73%
1993 7.33 2.68%
1992 7.14 2.49%
1991 6.96 2.20%
1990 6.81 1.84%
1989 6.69 1.53%
1988 6.59 1.36%
1987 6.50 1.38%
1986 6.41 1.54%
1985 6.32 1.78%
1984 6.20 1.98%
1983 6.08 2.12%
1982 5.96 2.13%
1981 5.83 2.04%
1980 5.72 1.92%
1979 5.61 1.83%
1978 5.51 1.77%
1977 5.41 1.75%
1976 5.32 1.77%
1975 5.23 1.79%
1974 5.13 1.79%
1973 5.04 1.77%
1972 4.96 1.70%
1971 4.87 1.61%
1970 4.80 1.50%
1969 4.73 1.39%
1968 4.66 1.31%
1967 4.60 1.25%
1966 4.54 1.21%
1965 4.49 1.18%
1964 4.44 1.14%
1963 4.39 1.12%
1962 4.34 1.11%
1961 4.29 1.11%
1960 4.24 1.12%
1959 4.20 1.13%
1958 4.15 1.14%
1957 4.10 1.14%
1956 4.06 1.14%
1955 4.01 1.14%
1954 3.97 1.13%
1953 3.92 1.11%
1952 3.88 1.10%
1951 3.84 1.07%
1950 3.80 0.00%