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China - Population density

147.7 (people per sq. km) in 2017

In 2017, population density for China was 147.7 people per sq. km. Population density of China increased from 82.5 people per sq. km in 1968 to 147.7 people per sq. km in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 1.20 %.

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What is population density?

Population density is midyear population divided by land area in square kilometers.

What is China population density?

Date Value Change, %
2017 147.7 0.56 %
2016 146.9 0.54 %
2015 146.1 0.51 %
2014 145.3 0.51 %
2013 144.6 0.49 %
2012 143.9 0.49 %
2011 143.2 0.48 %
2010 142.5 0.48 %
2009 141.8 0.50 %
2008 141.1 0.51 %
2007 140.4 0.52 %
2006 139.6