The region has a relatively low migration rate with high fertility and. South america s population growth.
The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator.
South america population density map. The continent covers a total area of 6 89 million square miles and has a population of more than 410 million people. The highest density cities in the world are in south and south east asia such as mumbai dhaka and manila note this depends how density is measured see the analysis page. However population density ranges between countries.
Custom text photos videos use markers lines or shapes to tell your story on mapmaker by adding in text photos and videos with the rich editing tool. Higher population densities are also more prevalent in the global south as in poorer countries transport infrastructure is less developed and housing used more intensively. Maps map gallery map viewer map services mapping tools.
Mexico city has the largest urban area in north america by population accompanied by new york city los angeles and chicago. Latitude and longitude see the coordinates of any place on earth. As a whole south america enjoys strong growth with an overall growth rate of over 1 per year.
The map displayed here shows how population varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The population density of south america as a whole compares to the population density of the entire united states of 76 people per square mile.
Cia world factbook unless otherwise noted information in this page is accurate as of january 1 2020. Customize the fill and border colors to make this map layer your own. 3d population density of the united states.
Themes agriculture climate conservation governance hazards health infrastructure land use marine and coastal population poverty remote sensing sustainability urban water. Resources guides multimedia networks news. Brasilian sao paulo is the most populous city in south america.
Lima the capital city of peru the second most populated city in south america. The least populated country in the continent is suriname with a population of 560 000 people and it is also the least densely populated country with a population density of 7 5. The map displayed here shows how population density varies by country.
The darker the shade the higher the value. South america is a continent located in the southern part of the western hemisphere. Population density is the number of people per unit of area.
Colombia s population of 48 549 million people is the second largest in south america followed closely by argentina with a population of 43 132 million people. The darker the shade the higher the value. South america 14 location.
The average population density in south america is 56 persons per square mile. Maps map gallery map viewer map services mapping tools. Cia world factbook unless otherwise noted information in this page is accurate as of january 1 2019.
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