Nepal Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Nepal population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Nepal in 2022 is 207.55 people per square kilometer, a 1.71% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Nepal in 2021 was 204.07 people per square kilometer, a 2.34% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Nepal in 2020 was 199.41 people per square kilometer, a 1.79% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Nepal in 2019 was 195.90 people per square kilometer, a 1.14% 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 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
Nepal - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 207.55 1.71%
2021 204.07 2.34%
2020 199.41 1.79%
2019 195.90 1.14%
2018 193.69 1.15%
2017 191.49 1.16%
2016 189.30 0.91%
2015 187.60 0.54%
2014 186.59 0.29%
2013 186.04 0.19%
2012 185.70 0.24%
2011 185.26 0.39%
2010 184.55 0.50%
2009 183.63 0.54%
2008 182.64 0.63%
2007 181.50 0.73%
2006 180.18 0.89%
2005 178.59 1.08%
2004 176.68 1.25%
2003 174.50 1.38%
2002 172.12 1.51%
2001 169.56 1.61%
2000 166.87 1.72%
1999 164.04 1.86%
1998 161.05 1.95%
1997 157.97 2.04%
1996 154.80 2.14%
1995 151.55 2.34%
1994 148.08 2.48%
1993 144.50 2.73%
1992 140.66 2.84%
1991 136.78 2.62%
1990 133.28 2.46%
1989 130.08 2.27%
1988 127.20 2.15%
1987 124.52 2.17%
1986 121.87 2.26%
1985 119.18 2.33%
1984 116.47 2.40%
1983 113.74 2.41%
1982 111.07 2.36%
1981 108.51 2.37%
1980 106.00 2.37%
1979 103.54 2.35%
1978 101.16 2.33%
1977 98.86 2.25%
1976 96.69 2.19%
1975 94.62 2.20%
1974 92.58 2.18%
1973 90.61 2.17%
1972 88.68 2.17%
1971 86.80 2.19%
1970 84.94 2.20%
1969 83.11 2.18%
1968 81.33 2.18%
1967 79.60 2.14%
1966 77.93 2.11%
1965 76.32 2.09%
1964 74.76 2.04%
1963 73.26 2.01%
1962 71.82 1.98%
1961 70.42 1.94%
1960 69.09 1.88%
1959 67.81 1.79%
1958 66.62 1.78%
1957 65.45 1.84%
1956 64.27 1.87%
1955 63.09 1.91%
1954 61.90 1.95%
1953 60.72 2.02%
1952 59.52 2.10%
1951 58.29 2.15%
1950 57.07 0.00%