Pakistan Population Density 1950-2023

Chart and table of Pakistan population density from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Pakistan in 2023 is 302.08 people per square kilometer, a 1.98% increase from 2022.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2022 was 296.23 people per square kilometer, a 1.91% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2021 was 290.67 people per square kilometer, a 1.85% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Pakistan in 2020 was 285.39 people per square kilometer, a 1.75% 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
Bangladesh 1,168.79
Micronesia 777.60
India 434.60
Philippines 391.12
Sri Lanka 333.69
El Salvador 302.52
Pakistan 302.08
Vietnam 298.46
Nigeria 242.27
Sao Tome and Principe 241.52
Kiribati 164.83
Cabo Verde 148.56
Indonesia 144.79
Ghana 143.05
Egypt 112.55
Moldova 101.50
Kenya 94.94
Honduras 94.18
Cambodia 93.60
Timor-Leste 91.50
Morocco 84.74
Myanmar 80.67
Uzbekistan 78.33
Lesotho 76.76
Tunisia 76.15
Eswatini 69.75
Ukraine 60.88
Cameroon 60.25
Nicaragua 54.05
Georgia 53.49
Djibouti 48.99
Angola 29.43
Vanuatu 27.44
Zambia 27.33
Sudan 25.95
Solomon Islands 25.62
Papua New Guinea 22.32
Bhutan 20.51
Republic of Congo 17.86
Bolivia 11.28
Mauritania 4.72
Mongolia 2.20
Pakistan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2023 302.08 1.98%
2022 296.23 1.91%
2021 290.67 1.85%
2020 285.39 1.75%
2019 280.48 1.62%
2018 276.01 1.55%
2017 271.80 1.34%
2016 268.21 1.21%
2015 265.00 1.30%
2014 261.59 1.42%
2013 257.93 1.55%
2012 254.00 1.81%
2011 249.47 2.13%
2010 244.26 2.28%
2009 238.82 2.25%
2008 233.55 2.20%
2007 228.52 2.16%
2006 223.68 2.12%
2005 219.03 2.18%
2004 214.36 2.26%
2003 209.62 2.21%
2002 205.08 2.54%
2001 200.00 3.14%
2000 193.91 3.12%
1999 188.03 2.90%
1998 182.74 2.93%
1997 177.53 2.98%
1996 172.38 3.09%
1995 167.21 3.00%
1994 162.35 2.95%
1993 157.70 2.59%
1992 153.72 2.66%
1991 149.73 3.28%
1990 144.97 3.35%
1989 140.27 3.43%
1988 135.62 3.57%
1987 130.95 3.61%
1986 126.39 3.60%
1985 122.00 3.32%
1984 118.08 3.21%
1983 114.41 3.70%
1982 110.32 4.22%
1981 105.85 4.52%
1980 101.27 4.16%
1979 97.23 3.50%
1978 93.94 3.23%
1977 91.01 3.16%
1976 88.22 3.09%
1975 85.58 2.99%
1974 83.09 2.90%
1973 80.75 2.84%
1972 78.52 2.68%
1971 76.47 2.68%
1970 74.48 2.80%
1969 72.45 2.77%
1968 70.50 2.74%
1967 68.62 2.69%
1966 66.83 2.62%
1965 65.12 2.55%
1964 63.50 2.49%
1963 61.96 2.42%
1962 60.50 2.34%
1961 59.11 2.41%
1960 57.72 2.48%
1959 56.33 2.39%
1958 55.01 2.30%
1957 53.77 2.20%
1956 52.61 2.10%
1955 51.53 1.99%
1954 50.53 1.86%
1953 49.60 1.73%
1952 48.76 1.57%
1951 48.00 1.38%
1950 47.35 0.00%