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South Africa - Population density

45.3
(people per sq. km)
in 2015

Population density of South Africa increased from 39.8 people per sq. km in 2006 to 45.3 people per sq. km in 2015 growing at an average annual rate of 1.47 %.

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

Date Value Change, %
2015 45.3 1.60 %
2014 44.6 1.57 %
2013 43.9 1.53 %
2012 43.3 1.50 %
2011 42.6 1.47 %
2010 42.0 1.44 %
2009 41.4 1.41 %
2008 40.9 1.38 %
2007 40.3 1.35 %
2006 39.8 1.32 %
2005 39.2 1.29 %
2004 38.7