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Non-religious countries 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 Hong Kong 6,786.56 sq. km 2011
2 Netherlands 494.9 sq. km 2011
3 Japan 350.66 sq. km 2011
4 Vietnam 283.29 sq. km 2011
5 China 144.1 sq. km 2011
6 Czech Republic 135.89 sq. km 2011
7 France 119.37 sq. km 2011
8 Azerbaijan 110.98 sq. km 2011
9 Austria 102.22 sq. km 2011
10 Turkey 94.93 sq. km 2011
11 Sweden 23.03 sq. km 2011
12 Canada 3.79 sq. km 2011
13 Australia 2.91 sq. km 2011

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Non-religious countries Compared by People > Population density > People per sq. km of land area

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Interesting observations about People > Population density > People per sq. km of land area

  • Greenland has ranked last for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Mongolia has ranked second last for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Monaco has ranked in the top 2 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Macau has ranked in the top 2 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Namibia has ranked third last for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • 87 of the top 172 countries by population density > people per sq. km of land area are Christian.
  • Singapore has ranked in the top 4 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Hong Kong has ranked in the top 4 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
  • Australia has ranked 4th from the bottom for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1998.
  • Malta has ranked in the top 7 for population density > people per sq. km of land area since 1961.
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