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European Union Compared by People > Population density > People per sq. km of land area

DEFINITION: Population density (people per sq. km of land area). Population density is midyear population divided by land area in square kilometers. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. Land area is a country's total area, excluding area under inland water bodies, national claims to continental shelf, and exclusive economic zones. In most cases the definition of inland water bodies includes major rivers and lakes.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Malta 1,302.11 sq. km 2011
2 Netherlands 494.9 sq. km 2011
3 Belgium 364.85 sq. km 2011
4 United Kingdom 259.38 sq. km 2011
5 Germany 234.67 sq. km 2011
6 Italy 206.44 sq. km 2011
7 Luxembourg 200.13 sq. km 2011
8 Czech Republic 135.89 sq. km 2011
9 Denmark 131.29 sq. km 2011
10 Poland 126.69 sq. km 2011
11 Cyprus 120.83 sq. km 2011
12 France 119.37 sq. km 2011
13 Portugal 115.41 sq. km 2011
14 Slovakia 112.26 sq. km 2011
15 Hungary 110.15 sq. km 2011
16 Austria 102.22 sq. km 2011
17 Slovenia 101.93 sq. km 2011
18 Romania 92.91 sq. km 2011
19 Spain 92.57 sq. km 2011
20 Greece 87.66 sq. km 2011
21 Croatia 76.49 sq. km 2011
22 Bulgaria 67.69 sq. km 2011
23 Ireland 66.44 sq. km 2011
24 Lithuania 48.35 sq. km 2011
25 Latvia 33.09 sq. km 2011
26 Estonia 31.61 sq. km 2011
27 Sweden 23.03 sq. km 2011
28 Finland 17.73 sq. km 2011

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