Uganda Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Uganda population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Uganda in 2022 is 200.51 people per square kilometer, a 2.78% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Uganda in 2021 was 195.09 people per square kilometer, a 3.02% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Uganda in 2020 was 189.36 people per square kilometer, a 3.32% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Uganda in 2019 was 183.27 people per square kilometer, a 3.61% 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
Uganda - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 200.51 2.78%
2021 195.09 3.02%
2020 189.36 3.32%
2019 183.27 3.61%
2018 176.90 3.80%
2017 170.43 3.83%
2016 164.14 3.72%
2015 158.25 3.56%
2014 152.81 3.41%
2013 147.77 3.29%
2012 143.07 3.23%
2011 138.59 3.23%
2010 134.25 3.24%
2009 130.04 3.22%
2008 125.99 3.21%
2007 122.07 3.20%
2006 118.28 3.20%
2005 114.61 3.22%
2004 111.04 3.24%
2003 107.56 3.23%
2002 104.19 3.19%
2001 100.97 3.12%
2000 97.91 3.04%
1999 95.02 2.97%
1998 92.28 2.93%
1997 89.65 2.96%
1996 87.07 3.04%
1995 84.51 3.13%
1994 81.94 3.22%
1993 79.39 3.31%
1992 76.84 3.39%
1991 74.33 3.45%
1990 71.85 3.53%
1989 69.40 3.60%
1988 66.98 3.63%
1987 64.64 3.60%
1986 62.39 3.51%
1985 60.27 3.38%
1984 58.30 3.26%
1983 56.46 3.15%
1982 54.74 3.09%
1981 53.09 3.08%
1980 51.51 3.08%
1979 49.97 3.06%
1978 48.49 3.03%
1977 47.07 2.95%
1976 45.72 2.85%
1975 44.45 2.72%
1974 43.27 2.62%
1973 42.17 2.59%
1972 41.11 2.67%
1971 40.04 2.83%
1970 38.94 3.04%
1969 37.79 3.24%
1968 36.60 3.40%
1967 35.40 3.47%
1966 34.21 3.47%
1965 33.06 3.46%
1964 31.96 3.45%
1963 30.89 3.41%
1962 29.87 3.32%
1961 28.91 3.20%
1960 28.02 3.07%
1959 27.18 2.93%
1958 26.41 2.80%
1957 25.69 2.69%
1956 25.02 2.62%
1955 24.38 2.58%
1954 23.77 2.58%
1953 23.17 2.63%
1952 22.57 2.73%
1951 21.97 2.90%
1950 21.35 0.00%