China China: Population density (people per sq. km of land area)


The data set "Population density (people per sq. km of land area)" for China contains data from the year 1950 until 2100.
The data until 2010 are actual data. For 2015 and later the population forecast uses 4 different variants to project the population development:
Most likely development of the population
For each country, fertility rate remains constant at the level estimated for 2005-2010
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children below the fertility in the medium variant
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children above the fertility in the medium variant
Population per square kilometre.
UN Data

Linechart

This section displays the historical and forecast data as line chart, the area around the medium variant line shows the higher and lower variant.

Table

Year Medium variant Constant-fertility
1950 56.7  
1955 62.6  
1960 67.8  
1965 74.1  
1970 84.9  
1975 95.2  
1980 102.5  
1985 110.7  
1990 121.4  
1995 129.0  
2000 133.4  
2005 137.4  
2010 141.7 141.7
2015 146.0 145.9
2020 149.3 148.8
2025 151.0 149.8
2030 151.4 149.4
2035 150.9 148.2
2040 149.6 146.1
2045 147.3 143.0
2050 144.3 138.7
2055 140.7 133.6
2060 136.8 128.3
2065 133.0 123.1
2070 129.3 117.9
2075 125.6 112.5
2080 122.2 107.2
2085 119.4 102.4
2090 117.1 98.2
2095 115.1 94.4
2100 113.1 90.5

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Population density (people per sq. km of land area)
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General data

Data set Value
Population, total 1,401,586,609
Area (sq. km) 9,562,911.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 11,007,720,594,139
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,028