France's Population density(Comparison Chart)

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What does "Population density" mean?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.

France's Population density

France's "Population density" is 122.3[People/k㎡].(2018's Research)

France's Population density(2018)
CountryPopulation density
France122.3[People/k㎡]

※Source:worldbank.org Details
The newest updated about survey by worldbank.org for 2018.
(Confirmed on March 20, 2021, 12:00 am.)
Statistical data for 2020 will be reflected immediately upon release.

Transition Chart Of France's Population density(1961 - current year)

So how has the current "122.3[People/k㎡]" Population density in France changed compared to the past?

The following transition graph(line chart) shows "Population density" in France from 1961 to 2018.

Animation Chart showing the yearly change

*Here is a chart that shows the transition from 1961 to 2018 as a moving year-by-year graph. It is also comparable to the total population.

*If you choose to view Other Statistics, you will be able to compare "Population density" with over 270 statistics for France.

Changes in the global ranking of France's "Population density" (full history)

The following Bar Chart Race shows the changes in the global ranking of France's "Population density".

The entire history of France's world ranking from 1961 to 2018 is visualized in Bar Chart Race.

*How to see the graph
France is marked with a red frame, and an UP arrow is displayed on the right side when the ranking goes up, and a DOWN arrow is displayed when it goes down.

You can see where France's "Population density" has been ranked in the world.

Overall view of the chart (still image)

This is the overall chart of the France' Population density graph above.

Transition Chart Of France's Population density(1961 - 2018)

※Source:worldbank.org Details

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※【data detail】
Line 1:Years, Line 2:Population density

Also below is a list of "France's Population density" from 1961 to 2018. 👆Scrollable horizontally.

A list of data on France's Population density(1961 to 2018) 👆Scrollable horizontally
Year1961196219631964196519661967196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018
Population density[People/k㎡]86.2787.4988.7289.9190.9891.9292.7393.4694.1794.8995.6496.4197.1797.8798.4999.0299.4799.88100.29100.74101.23101.76102.31102.89103.47104.05104.65105.24105.81106.35106.94107.48107.94108.35108.74109.12109.51109.92110.48111.24112.05112.87113.61114.52115.38116.19116.91117.57118.17118.76119.34119.91120.53121.11121.54121.86122.11122.30
year-on-year(+-)-1.211.241.181.070.940.810.730.710.720.760.770.760.70.620.530.450.410.410.450.490.530.560.570.580.590.60.590.570.540.590.530.470.40.390.390.390.40.570.760.810.820.740.90.870.810.720.660.610.590.580.580.620.570.430.320.260.19
year-on-year(%)-101.41101.41101.33101.19101.03100.89100.79100.75100.77100.8100.81100.79100.72100.63100.54100.46100.41100.41100.45100.49100.52100.55100.56100.56100.57100.57100.57100.54100.51100.56100.5100.43100.37100.36100.35100.35100.37100.52100.69100.73100.73100.66100.79100.76100.7100.62100.56100.52100.5100.48100.49100.52100.47100.36100.26100.21100.15

Looking at the above graph of "France's Population density", we can see that the data for 2018, the latest year available, is the highest.

In addition,it is 0.18542909953 more than the previous year, 2017, which means "Population density" is going up.

In particular, when comparing the latest data with 1961, the year with the lowest data "Population density", there is a 1.42-fold difference, showing how "Population density" has increased.

Also, if you are looking for population growth trends rather than Population density, please refer to this page for a special feature for your consideration.
➡ Population Trends in France (Past to Future Projections)

Comparison Bar Graph(Hight or Low? France vs USA )

How high or low is "France's Population density"?

Comparing Population density in France, Thailand and United Kingdom

First, let's compare "Population density" in Thailand and United Kingdom, which have the world's closest populations to France.

Comparison Bar Graph Of Population density(France vs Thailand vs United Kingdom )

※Source:worldbank.org Details

A chart comparing Population density in Thailand and United Kingdom, which have similar populations to France.
CountryPopulationPopulation density
Thailand69,625,582135.9[People/k㎡]
France67,055,854122.3[People/k㎡]
United Kingdom66,836,327274.71[People/k㎡]

Looking at the table above comparing Population density, we see that

In particular, the comparison reveals that although United Kingdomand France are close to the first and second in population numbers in the world, there is an overwhelming difference in "Population density".

France VS USA vs China vs Japan

Next, we will compare "Population density" in France with that in USA and China and Japan.

Comparison Bar Graph Of Population density(France vs USA vs China vs Japan)

※Source:worldbank.org Details

A chart comparing "Population density" in USA and China and Japan and France.
CountryPopulationPopulation density
China1,397,715,000148.35[People/k㎡]
United States of America328,239,52335.71[People/k㎡]
Japan126,264,931347.07[People/k㎡]
France67,055,854122.3[People/k㎡]

From the above bar graph, we can see that "France's Population density" data is lower than that of Japan and China.

In addition, when compared to Japan, the difference is only 2.8 times that of France, indicating that Japan and France are very close countries in terms of "Population density" data.

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Where does France rank in the world in terms of the "Population density"?

Here is an easy-to-understand explanation, using tables and graphs, of where France ranks in the world's "Population density".

France ranks 82nd in the world in "Population density"

First, let's take a look at "France's Population density" and see how high it is in the world, using the world "Population density" ranking chart.

The world Population density ranking chart:France ranks 82nd
RankCountryPopulation density
[People/k㎡]
78Ghana130.82
79Cyprus128.71
80Poland124.02
81Northern Mariana Islands123.66
82France122.30
83Azerbaijan120.23
84Slovakia113.29
85Portugal112.26
86Jordan112.14
87Ethiopia109.22

※Source:worldbank.org Details

In this ranking table of the world's highest "Population density", France ranks 82nd out of 208 countries for which statistics are available, indicating that France is one of the countries in the world with a standard level of "Population density".

Below is a graph that shows the yearly changes in the world ranking of "Population density" and which countries are in the top 10.

Top 10 global ranking of "Population density"

World Average vs France vs Global Median

The following bar chart compares the average and median of the global ranking of "Population density" with France.

Comparison Bar Chart Of Population density(World Average vs France vs Global Median)

※Source:worldbank.org Details

Chart comparing Population density in France with the world median (89) and average (359)
CountryPopulation density
France122.3[People/k㎡]
Average359[People/k㎡]
Median89[People/k㎡]

※Source:worldbank.org Details

From the table here, we can see that "France's Population density" is 237 lower than the average.

Moreover, when compared to the median of 89, we can see that France's Population density "122.29943723752[People/k㎡]" is slightly higher (1.37 times) than the median.

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Title"France's Population density"
UnitPeople/k㎡
Period1961 to 2018
Lastmodified2021-03-20T10:55:04+0900
LicenseCC BY 4.0
Sourceworldbank.org - Food and Agriculture Organization and World Bank population estimates.

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Frequently Asked Questions about "France's Population density"

What is the latest data on "Population density" in France?The latest "Population density" in France that we can find in 2021 is 122.3[People/k㎡]. This data is from the 2018 worldbank.org survey and is in unit of People/k㎡. More details.
By what percentage did "Population density" in France increase from the previous year?It has increased by 0.15000000000001% from the previous year (2017). And "Population density" in the previous year is 122.11[People/k㎡] Show the trend graph from 1961 to 2018.
When was the last year that France's "Population density" was at its highest?The year 2018 was the highest year. (122.30[People/k㎡])
When was the last year that France's "Population density" was at its lowest?The year 1961 was the lowest year. (86.27[People/k㎡])
How many times higher is "France's Population density" than in Japan?"France's Population density" is 0.35 times that of Japan.Show graph
What is France's ranking in the world for "Population density"?France is ranked 82nd in the world.View the world ranking table of "Population density".
Which countries have a similar "Population density" to France?Northern Mariana Islands (124[People/k㎡]) and Azerbaijan (120[People/k㎡]) have very similar data.
How many times is "Population density" in France compared to the world average?It is 0.34 times lower than the world average.Find out more.
Is France's Population density higher than the world median? It is 1.37 times higher than the world median.