Sudan Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Sudan population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Sudan in 2022 is 25.28 people per square kilometer, a 2.67% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Sudan in 2021 was 24.62 people per square kilometer, a 2.74% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Sudan in 2020 was 23.97 people per square kilometer, a 2.8% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Sudan in 2019 was 23.32 people per square kilometer, a 2.94% 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
Bangladesh 1,156.84
Micronesia 770.02
India 431.11
Philippines 385.20
Sri Lanka 332.76
El Salvador 301.16
Vietnam 296.43
Pakistan 296.23
Sao Tome and Principe 236.85
Nigeria 236.58
Kiribati 162.01
Cabo Verde 147.18
Indonesia 143.73
Ghana 140.34
Egypt 110.83
Moldova 96.69
Kenya 93.09
Honduras 92.74
Cambodia 92.62
Timor-Leste 90.20
Morocco 83.88
Myanmar 80.08
Uzbekistan 77.13
Lesotho 75.95
Tunisia 75.52
Eswatini 69.22
Ukraine 65.78
Cameroon 58.71
Georgia 53.72
Nicaragua 53.30
Djibouti 48.31
Angola 28.55
Vanuatu 26.80
Zambia 26.60
Sudan 25.28
Solomon Islands 25.06
Papua New Guinea 21.91
Bhutan 20.38
Republic of Congo 17.46
Bolivia 11.13
Mauritania 4.60
Mongolia 2.17
Sudan - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 25.28 2.67%
2021 24.62 2.74%
2020 23.97 2.80%
2019 23.32 2.94%
2018 22.65 3.24%
2017 21.94 3.31%
2016 21.24 3.16%
2015 20.59 3.16%
2014 19.96 2.81%
2013 19.41 2.36%
2012 18.96 2.15%
2011 18.56 2.01%
2010 18.20 2.40%
2009 17.77 2.75%
2008 17.29 2.80%
2007 16.82 2.83%
2006 16.36 2.68%
2005 15.93 2.46%
2004 15.55 2.28%
2003 15.20 2.24%
2002 14.87 2.31%
2001 14.53 2.47%
2000 14.18 2.59%
1999 13.83 2.42%
1998 13.50 2.35%
1997 13.19 2.48%
1996 12.87 2.45%
1995 12.56 2.59%
1994 12.25 2.44%
1993 11.95 1.76%
1992 11.75 1.52%
1991 11.57 1.72%
1990 11.38 1.80%
1989 11.17 1.30%
1988 11.03 1.10%
1987 10.91 1.73%
1986 10.73 1.90%
1985 10.53 1.83%
1984 10.34 2.31%
1983 10.10 3.34%
1982 9.78 4.16%
1981 9.39 4.38%
1980 8.99 4.39%
1979 8.61 4.36%
1978 8.26 4.35%
1977 7.91 4.27%
1976 7.59 4.21%
1975 7.28 4.22%
1974 6.99 3.86%
1973 6.73 3.42%
1972 6.50 3.33%
1971 6.29 3.22%
1970 6.10 3.09%
1969 5.91 3.08%
1968 5.74 3.09%
1967 5.57 3.06%
1966 5.40 3.11%
1965 5.24 3.25%
1964 5.07 3.20%
1963 4.92 3.10%
1962 4.77 3.08%
1961 4.63 3.01%
1960 4.49 2.97%
1959 4.36 2.87%
1958 4.24 2.91%
1957 4.12 3.04%
1956 4.00 3.07%
1955 3.88 3.06%
1954 3.76 3.04%
1953 3.65 3.03%
1952 3.55 3.05%
1951 3.44 3.04%
1950 3.34 0.00%