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Top 10 Most Densely-Populated Countries in Asia

Can you name the 10 Asian countries that have the highest population density?
Density in people per km2
Sources: Worldometers, Wikipedia
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First submittedMay 8, 2015
Last updatedJune 12, 2019
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Density
Country
8,116
Singapore
2,101
Bahrain
1,514
Maldives
1,167
Bangladesh
860
Palestine
656
Taiwan
Density
Country
581
Lebanon
512
South Korea
416
India
389
Israel
361
Philippines
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level 76
Oct 20, 2016
I'm always astonished by India's appearance on these lists. It may be a big country, but its population is unbelievably large.
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level 59
Oct 21, 2016
Really surprised Japan isn't on this list. Guess all those little islands add up to enough space to move them down the list.
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level ∞
Oct 22, 2016
Japan is at #11 with a density of 336 per square km.
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level 75
Nov 5, 2016
There are a lot of areas of Japan that are agricultural or mountainous. This is not the image most people of Japan though....
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level 76
Dec 3, 2016
#11 and falling.
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level 46
Dec 4, 2016
I was also very surprised
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level 44
Dec 3, 2016
I wonder how Taiwan is on this list?
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level 47
Dec 3, 2016
Probably because it has many people in a small area.
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level 49
Dec 3, 2016
I think I remember it having a similar population to Australia, but in terms of area it's not even the size of Tasmania. Easily believable that it's on here.
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level 63
Dec 3, 2016
I'm from India and I got only 5. Ashamed.
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level 55
Dec 3, 2016
Was surprised Kuwait didn't make the list.
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level 37
Dec 5, 2016
I was shocked Qatar, Kuwait and The UAE weren't on the list.
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level 54
Dec 29, 2016
They are all basically cities surrounded by desert. The cities have large population density, but the deserts very low.
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level 76
Aug 11, 2019
There are multiple cities in both Qatar and the Emirates, but, yeah, still mostly desert.
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level 25
Dec 11, 2016
Isn't china densely populated....
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level 43
Dec 23, 2016
Not *that* densely. Western China is, for the most part, pretty sparsely populated.
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level 41
Feb 25, 2019
Surprised that Japan not on list
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level 61
Aug 11, 2019
West Bank: 591 (roughly) Gaza Strip: 5,046
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level 32
Aug 11, 2019
Palestine is not a country. Get it off the list
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level 76
Aug 11, 2019
it's filled in so you can see where it would rank if it were included. Why is this an issue for you?
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level 59
Aug 12, 2019
"State of Palestine, a modern de jure sovereign state in the Middle East recognized by 136 UN members and with non-member observer state status in the United Nations"
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level 50
Aug 11, 2019
Got all but Singapore on my first try since I thought I had already tried it. Smh
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level 20
Aug 12, 2019
Palestine is more of a country than Kosovo because more countries recognize it, but Jetpunk considers Kosovo a country and Palestine not one. Maybe it should rethink.
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level 76
Aug 12, 2019
JetPunk recognizes countries based on sovereignty not on politics.