Top 100 Least Densely Populated Countries World Sparsely Per Sq Km Per Sq Mi

Top 100 Least Densely Populated Countries World

Top 100 Least Densely Populated Countries World 2017 Thickly per sq Km (per sq Ml)

Find Top 100 Least Densely Populated Countries World by per sq Km (per sq Miles). We have also ranked all countries below in decreasing order of per sq Km (per sq Miles) .

The Ranking mentioned here are based on per sq Km (per sq Miles) and not on total area of the country.

Macau (China) is the Densely Populated City/country if we look as per sq Km (per sq Miles).

Then Comes Monaco and then Singapore.


Densely Populated Country in the World – Rank 1 –GreenLand (Denmark)

Here are Top 100 Least Densely Populated Countries World 2017.

Greenland has a population of 56,370 (January 2013 estimate), of whom 88% are Greenlandic Inuit (including mixed persons). The remaining 12% are of European descent, mainly Greenland Danes. Several thousand Greenlandic Inuit reside in Denmark proper. The majority of the population is Lutheran. Nearly all Greenlanders live along the fjords in the south-west of the main island, which has a relatively mild climate. More than 17,000 people reside in Nuuk, the capital city.

Second Densely Populated Country in the World –  Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway)

 

Jan Mayen is a volcanic island in the Arctic Ocean located at the border of the Norwegian Sea and the Greenland Sea. The single island covers an area of 377 square kilometres (146 sq mi) and is dominated by the 2,277-metre (7,470 ft) tall Beerenberg volcano. The island's only population is a combined military and meteorological outpost that operates a LORAN-C transmitter at Olonkinbyen

 

 


Third Densely Populated Country in the World-  Falkland Islands (UK)

 

The Falkland Islands have a low population density. According to the 2012 census, the average daily population of the Falklands was 2,932, excluding military personnel serving in the archipelago and their dependents. A 2012 report counted 1,300 uniformed personnel and 50 British Ministry of Defence civil servants present in the Falklands

 

Top 100 Least Densely Populated countries 2017 World

 

Here is the List of Top 10 and top 100 Least Thickly populated countries around the world.The List has been generated by dividing total amount of land available in particular country by number of people living there. Both for per square kilometre and per square miles it has been calculated. Macau is the Least densely populated country that means land area per head over there is the least compared to all the countries in the world. Top 4 countries exist in south east Asia.

Top 10 Least Populated country in the world 2017

Top 100 Least Densely Populated countries 2017 World sq Km (per sq Miles)  

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Country (or dependent territory) Area (km2) Area (mi2) Population Density (pop./km2) Density(pop./mi2)
1  Greenland (Denmark) 2166000 836297 55984 0.03 0.08
2  Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) 61399 23706 2655 0.04 0.1
3  Falkland Islands (UK) 12173 4700 2563 0.21 0.54
4  Pitcairn Islands (UK) 47 18 56 1.2 3.1
5  Tristan da Cunha (UK) 207 80 266 1.3 3.4
6  Mongolia 1564100 603902 3000000 1.9 4.9
7 Western Sahara 252120 97344 567000 2.2 5.7
8  Namibia 825118 318580 2113077 2.6 7
9  French Guiana (France) 86504 33399 244118 2.8 7
10  Australia 7692024 2969907 24724820 3 8
11  Suriname 163820 63251 534189 3.3 9
12  Iceland 102775 39682 346750 3.4 9
13  Mauritania 1030700 397955 3461041 3.4 9
14  Botswana 581730 224607 2024904 3.5 9
15  Canada 9984670 3855103 36726245 4 10
16  Libya 1770060 683424 6244174 4 10
17  Guyana 214999 83012 784894 4 10
18  Niue (NZ) 261 101 1613 6 16
19  Kazakhstan 2724900 1052090 17186000 6 16
20  Gabon 267667 103347 1672000 6 16
21  Central African Republic 622436 240324 4616000 7 18
22  Russia 17125242 6612093 1.47E+08 9 23
23  Bolivia 1098581 424164 11145770 10 26
24  Ascension Island (UK) 88 34 880 10 26
25  Chad 1284000 495755 14900000 12 31
26  Turkmenistan 491210 189657 5758000 12 31
27  Oman 309500 119499 4183841 14 36
28  New Caledonia (France) 18575 7172 258958 14 36
29  Christmas Island (Australia) 137 53 2072 15 39
30  Mali 1248574 482077 18542000 15 39
31  Republic of the Congo 342000 132047 5261000 15 39
32  Saudi Arabia 2149690 830000 33905320 16 41
33  Argentina 2780400 1073518 44044811 16 41
34  Norway 323782 125013 5290288 16 41
35  Finland 338424 130666 5509984 16 41
36  Belize 22965 8867 387879 17 44
37  Paraguay 406752 157048 6953646 17 44
38  Papua New Guinea 462840 178704 8151300 18 47
39  New Zealand 270467 104428 4832847 18 46
40  Niger 1186408 458075 21477348 18 47
41  Algeria 2381741 919595 41697498 18 47
42  Åland Islands (Finland) 1552 599 28502 18 47
43  Uruguay 176215 68037 3286314 19 49
44  South Sudan 644329 248777 12575714 20 52
45  Bhutan 38394 14824 793692 21 54
46  Vanuatu 12190 4707 272459 22 57
47  Sudan 1839542 710251 40782742 22 57
48  Zambia 752612 290585 16405229 22 57
49  Sweden 450295 173860 10096861 22 58
50  Solomon Islands 28370 10954 651700 23 60
51  Somalia 637657 246201 14743000 23 60
52  Chile 756096 291930 17373831 23 60
53  Angola 1246700 481354 28359634 23 60
54  Brazil 8515767 3287956 2.08E+08 24 63
55  Peru 1285216 496225 31826018 25 65
56  Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) 242 93 6081 25 65
57  Bahamas 13940 5382 351461 25 65
58  Laos 236800 91429 6492400 27 70
59  Estonia 45339 17505 1315635 29 75
60  Latvia 64562 24928 1935800 30 78
61  Kyrgyzstan 199945 77199 6140200 31 80
62  United States 9833517 3796742 3.26E+08 33 86
63  Mozambique 799380 308642 27128530 34 88
64  Venezuela 916445 353841 31431164 34 88
65  Faroe Islands (Denmark) 1399 540 48244 34 88
66  Saint Helena (UK) 122 47 4534 37 96
67  Democratic Republic of the Congo 2345095 905446 85026000 36 93
68  Zimbabwe 390757 150872 14542235 37 96
69  Djibouti 23000 8880 864618 38 98
70  Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) 14 5 550 39 101
71  Lithuania 65300 25212 2819753 43 111
72  Guinea-Bissau 36125 13948 1553822 43 111
73  Palau 488 188 20901 43 111
74  Colombia 1141748 440831 49507003 43 112
75  Madagascar 587041 226658 25571000 44 114
76  Liberia 97036 37466 4289520 44 114
77  Eritrea 121100 46757 5482000 45 117
78  Montenegro 13812 5333 622387 45 117
79  Afghanistan 645807 249347 29724323 46 119
80  Belarus 207600 80155 9495800 46 119
81  South Africa 1220813 471359 56521900 46 119
82  Fiji 18333 7078 858038 47 122
83  Wallis and Futuna (France) 274 106 13135 48 124
84  Montserrat (UK) 102 39 4922 48 124
85  Iran 1648195 636372 80982083 49 127
86  Cameroon 466050 179943 23248044 50 129
87  Nicaragua 121428 46884 6262703 52 135
88  Guinea 245857 94926 12717176 52 135
89  Georgia 69700 26911 3718200 53 137
90  Panama 74177 28640 4098135 55 142
91  Equatorial Guinea 28051 10831 1622000 58 150
92  Tanzania 883749 341217 51557365 58 150
93  Tajikistan 143100 55251 8829300 62 161
94  Yemen 455000 175676 28250000 62 161
95  Mexico 1967138 759516 1.24E+08 63 163
96  Cook Islands (NZ) 237 92 14974 63 163
97  Bulgaria 111002 42858 7101859 64 166
98  Ecuador 255595 98686 16635300 65 169
99  Norfolk Island (Australia) 35 14 2302 66 171
100  Caribbean Netherlands (Netherlands) 322 124 21133 66 171

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Antartica- has least number of people per square kilometre or per square miles because of its extreme climatic conditions.