Qatar Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Qatar population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Qatar in 2022 is 234.56 people per square kilometer, a 0.26% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2021 was 233.96 people per square kilometer, a 2.61% decline from 2020.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2020 was 240.24 people per square kilometer, a 1.67% decline from 2019.
  • The population density of Qatar in 2019 was 244.32 people per square kilometer, a 1.46% 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
Macao 22,570.39
Singapore 8,311.11
Hong Kong 6,746.73
Gibraltar 3,264.90
Bahrain 1,887.48
Malta 1,666.52
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,299.26
Barbados 654.97
Aruba 591.36
San Marino 561.00
South Korea 516.30
Monaco 486.77
Curacao 430.55
Netherlands 422.82
Israel 409.53
Belgium 381.79
Puerto Rico 366.67
Japan 327.94
Guam 318.10
Trinidad and Tobago 298.45
United Kingdom 277.12
Cayman Islands 260.25
Luxembourg 250.04
Liechtenstein 245.79
Kuwait 239.56
Qatar 234.56
Germany 233.15
Seychelles 232.87
Antigua and Barbuda 213.10
Switzerland 211.68
British Virgin Islands 208.70
Italy 195.92
Andorra 169.84
Isle of Man 148.28
Denmark 137.05
Cyprus 135.28
Poland 127.47
France 117.70
Portugal 111.37
Northern Mariana Islands 107.72
Hungary 107.14
Austria 106.58
Slovenia 103.51
UAE 95.71
Spain 94.00
Greece 78.70
French Polynesia 76.57
Ireland 71.47
Panama 58.53
Turks and Caicos Islands 48.11
Croatia 45.76
Lithuania 42.12
Palau 39.25
Faroe Islands 38.03
United States 34.41
Bahamas 29.54
Estonia 29.25
Latvia 28.66
Chile 25.91
Sweden 23.58
Uruguay 19.42
New Zealand 19.37
Saudi Arabia 16.94
Finland 16.37
Argentina 16.37
New Caledonia 15.61
Bermuda 14.96
Oman 14.79
Norway 8.69
Canada 3.89
Iceland 3.62
Australia 3.38
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Qatar - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 234.56 0.26%
2021 233.96 -2.61%
2020 240.24 -1.67%
2019 244.32 1.46%
2018 240.79 2.03%
2017 236.01 4.49%
2016 225.86 7.48%
2015 210.15 9.04%
2014 192.73 8.79%
2013 177.15 6.81%
2012 165.85 5.63%
2011 157.02 5.29%
2010 149.13 6.41%
2009 140.15 11.49%
2008 125.70 17.24%
2007 107.21 21.36%
2006 88.34 19.60%
2005 73.87 9.10%
2004 67.71 3.93%
2003 65.15 4.96%
2002 62.07 5.06%
2001 59.08 5.09%
2000 56.22 5.32%
1999 53.38 5.56%
1998 50.57 5.52%
1997 47.92 4.03%
1996 46.06 2.74%
1995 44.83 2.89%
1994 43.58 3.01%
1993 42.30 3.13%
1992 41.02 3.24%
1991 39.73 3.35%
1990 38.44 3.46%
1989 37.15 3.58%
1988 35.87 3.71%
1987 34.59 3.94%
1986 33.27 4.50%
1985 31.84 5.06%
1984 30.31 5.38%
1983 28.76 5.71%
1982 27.21 6.01%
1981 25.66 6.28%
1980 24.15 6.56%
1979 22.66 6.87%
1978 21.20 7.24%
1977 19.77 7.67%
1976 18.36 8.18%
1975 16.98 8.78%
1974 15.60 9.51%
1973 14.25 10.38%
1972 12.91 11.45%
1971 11.58 12.79%
1970 10.27 12.91%
1969 9.10 12.36%
1968 8.10 12.73%
1967 7.18 12.88%
1966 6.36 12.74%
1965 5.64 12.71%
1964 5.01 12.92%
1963 4.43 12.91%
1962 3.93 12.50%
1961 3.49 10.24%
1960 3.17 7.10%
1959 2.96 5.36%
1958 2.81 4.42%
1957 2.69 3.93%
1956 2.59 3.64%
1955 2.50 3.48%
1954 2.41 3.38%
1953 2.33 3.33%
1952 2.26 3.35%
1951 2.18 3.31%
1950 2.11 0.00%