Mozambique Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Mozambique population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Mozambique in 2022 is 41.24 people per square kilometer, a 2.78% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2021 was 40.13 people per square kilometer, a 2.88% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2020 was 39.00 people per square kilometer, a 2.95% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Mozambique in 2019 was 37.89 people per square kilometer, a 2.93% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Mozambique - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 41.24 2.78%
2021 40.13 2.88%
2020 39.00 2.95%
2019 37.89 2.93%
2018 36.81 2.99%
2017 35.74 3.15%
2016 34.65 3.18%
2015 33.58 3.09%
2014 32.57 3.12%
2013 31.59 3.12%
2012 30.63 3.06%
2011 29.72 2.98%
2010 28.86 2.84%
2009 28.07 2.71%
2008 27.33 2.66%
2007 26.62 2.63%
2006 25.94 2.60%
2005 25.28 2.62%
2004 24.64 2.65%
2003 24.00 2.63%
2002 23.39 2.60%
2001 22.79 2.55%
2000 22.23 2.48%
1999 21.69 2.45%
1998 21.17 2.43%
1997 20.67 2.75%
1996 20.12 3.11%
1995 19.51 4.57%
1994 18.66 4.97%
1993 17.77 2.82%
1992 17.28 1.89%
1991 16.96 1.94%
1990 16.64 1.65%
1989 16.37 1.01%
1988 16.21 -0.06%
1987 16.22 0.43%
1986 16.15 1.81%
1985 15.86 2.04%
1984 15.54 2.16%
1983 15.22 2.20%
1982 14.89 2.25%
1981 14.56 1.98%
1980 14.28 2.57%
1979 13.92 3.60%
1978 13.44 3.64%
1977 12.96 3.44%
1976 12.53 3.25%
1975 12.14 3.18%
1974 11.76 3.08%
1973 11.41 2.97%
1972 11.08 2.76%
1971 10.79 2.51%
1970 10.52 2.36%
1969 10.28 2.27%
1968 10.05 2.24%
1967 9.83 2.21%
1966 9.62 2.20%
1965 9.41 2.18%
1964 9.21 2.13%
1963 9.02 2.12%
1962 8.83 2.07%
1961 8.65 1.90%
1960 8.49 1.69%
1959 8.35 1.45%
1958 8.23 1.35%
1957 8.12 1.38%
1956 8.01 1.35%
1955 7.90 1.31%
1954 7.80 1.26%
1953 7.71 1.27%
1952 7.61 1.33%
1951 7.51 1.39%
1950 7.41 0.00%