Niger Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Niger population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Niger in 2022 is 20.59 people per square kilometer, a 3.79% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Niger in 2021 was 19.83 people per square kilometer, a 3.82% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Niger in 2020 was 19.11 people per square kilometer, a 3.84% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Niger in 2019 was 18.40 people per square kilometer, a 3.87% 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
Niger - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 20.59 3.79%
2021 19.83 3.82%
2020 19.11 3.84%
2019 18.40 3.87%
2018 17.71 3.89%
2017 17.05 3.91%
2016 16.41 3.94%
2015 15.79 3.96%
2014 15.19 3.98%
2013 14.60 3.98%
2012 14.05 3.98%
2011 13.51 3.95%
2010 12.99 3.92%
2009 12.50 3.88%
2008 12.04 3.85%
2007 11.59 3.83%
2006 11.16 3.81%
2005 10.75 3.80%
2004 10.36 3.78%
2003 9.98 3.76%
2002 9.62 3.73%
2001 9.27 3.70%
2000 8.94 3.67%
1999 8.63 3.64%
1998 8.32 3.61%
1997 8.03 3.58%
1996 7.76 3.54%
1995 7.49 3.51%
1994 7.24 3.48%
1993 6.99 3.43%
1992 6.76 3.35%
1991 6.54 3.27%
1990 6.34 3.17%
1989 6.14 3.07%
1988 5.96 2.99%
1987 5.78 2.95%
1986 5.62 2.93%
1985 5.46 2.93%
1984 5.30 2.92%
1983 5.15 2.92%
1982 5.01 2.92%
1981 4.86 2.92%
1980 4.73 2.93%
1979 4.59 2.94%
1978 4.46 2.94%
1977 4.33 2.93%
1976 4.21 2.90%
1975 4.09 2.86%
1974 3.98 2.83%
1973 3.87 2.81%
1972 3.76 2.81%
1971 3.66 2.82%
1970 3.56 2.84%
1969 3.46 2.86%
1968 3.37 2.88%
1967 3.27 2.90%
1966 3.18 2.91%
1965 3.09 2.93%
1964 3.00 2.95%
1963 2.92 2.95%
1962 2.83 2.92%
1961 2.75 2.88%
1960 2.67 2.83%
1959 2.60 2.78%
1958 2.53 2.75%
1957 2.46 2.74%
1956 2.40 2.76%
1955 2.33 2.79%
1954 2.27 2.84%
1953 2.21 2.91%
1952 2.14 2.98%
1951 2.08 3.06%
1950 2.02 0.00%