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China - Population density

146.9
(people per sq. km)
in 2016

Population density of China increased from 80.37 people per sq. km in 1967 to 146.85 people per sq. km in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 1.24 %.

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

Date Value Change, %
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 0.56 %
2005 138.9