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Sub-Regional Population Density

Variable: Population Density
Units: People per Square Kilometer
Data Source: World Population Prospects: The 2000 Revision
Data Provider: United Nations Population Division/Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Years: 1960-2000
Copyright c 2001 United Nations Environment Programme/DEWA/GRID-Geneva

GEO REGION
GEO SUBREGION
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
Africa Central Africa 7.5 8.6 10.0 11.6 13.8 15.7
Africa Eastern Africa 27.9 32.1 37.1 43.3 48.6 55.9
Africa Northern Africa 11.6 13.2 15.2 17.1 18.9 20.8
Africa Southern Africa 11.5 13.2 15.2 17.4 19.9 22.1
Africa Western Africa 18.2 21.1 24.4 28.3 32.4 37.0
Africa Western Indian Ocean 16.4 18.6 21.2 24.1 27.6 31.7
Asia + Pacific Australia + New Zealand 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.5 2.7 2.9
Asia + Pacific Central Asia 9.6 10.6 11.7 13.0 13.8 14.5
Asia + Pacific NW Pacific + East Asia 95.3 102.3 109.3 117.3 123.4 128.7
Asia + Pacific South Asia 131.5 146.8 164.3 183.3 202.8 222.4
Asia + Pacific South East Asia 73.8 82.2 91.5 101.2 110.9 120.0
Asia + Pacific South Pacific 7.8 8.7 9.8 10.9 12.2 13.6
Europe Central Europe 79.9 84.5 89.1 93.1 91.4 93.6
Europe Eastern Europe 11.7 12.1 12.5 12.9 12.9 12.7
Europe Western Europe 101.2 103.0 104.1 106.1 108.6 109.9
Latin America + Caribbean Caribbean 118.7 127.8 138.1 148.1 157.1 165.6
Latin America + Caribbean Meso America 32.5 37.1 41.5 46.0 50.9 55.9
Latin America + Caribbean South America 12.3 13.8 15.3 16.8 18.3 19.7
North America North America 13.2 13.9 14.6 15.4 16.2 17.1
Polar Antarctic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Polar Arctic 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
West Asia Arabian Peninsula 5.7 7.3 9.1 11.3 13.1 15.6
West Asia Mashriq 32.2 37.0 43.1 49.6 58.1 66.3

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