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Top 10 Most Overcrowded Countries in the World You Probably Don’t Know

Top 10 Most Overcrowded Countries in the World You Probably Don’t Know

This is a list of Top 10 Most Overcrowded Countries in the World You Probably Don’t Know. The world has estimated at 7.4 billion population and it will further increase to 11.2 billion in the year 2100. Today, we discus about most overcrowded Countries and their Population, Density, Area and many more.

World have 196 countries in the world today. But, there are some countries that are very overcrowded. Do you know that? We are using population density statistics and how many people live in a kilometer for creating most overcrowded Countries list. Monaco is most overcrowded country all over the world. Singapore and Hong Kong SAR seem to be much more overcrowded as they rank third and fourth.

The main issue that currently troubles overpopulated countries and will only worsen is the issue of housing. People are living in house so overcrowded and of such poor quality with such inadequate provision for water, sanitation, drainage, and garbage collection that their health and lives are continually at risk.

Here is List of Top 10 Most Overcrowded Countries in the World with Picture, Population, Density, Are :


1. Monaco – Population : 38,320 ( Europe )


Monaco is the second smallest and the most overcrowd country in the world. But, it is a rich country. Monaco has an area of 2.02 km2 (0.78 sq mi) and a population of about 38,400 according to the last census of 2015. It has a land border of 4.4 km (2.7 mi), a coastline of 4.1 km (2.5 mi), and a width that varies between 1,700 and 349 m (1,859 and 382 yd).

Density – 25,718.12 per square mile

Area : 2.02 km2

Monaco - Overcrowded Countries


2. China, Macau SAR – Population : 584,420 ( Asia )


Macau is bordered by the city of Zhuhai in Mainland China to the north and the Pearl River Estuary to the east and south. With a population of 650,900 living in an area of 30.5 km2 (11.8 sq mi), it is the most densely populated region in the world.

Density – 22,477.69 per square mile

Area : 30.5 km2

China, Macau SAR - Overcrowded Countries


3. Singapore – Population : 7,313,557 ( Asia )


Singapore is a the world’s only island city-state and sovereign city-state in Southeast Asia. It has increased total size by 23% (130 km2), and greening policy has covered the densely populated island with tropical flora.

Density – 8,226.74 per square mile

Area : 719.1 km2

Singapore - Overcrowded Countries


4. Hong Kong SAR – Population : 7,313,557 ( Asia )


Hong Kong is an autonomous territory on the Pearl River Delta of East Asia. It is the world’s fourth most overcrowded state. It has total land area of 1,106 square kilometres (427 sq mi) and a population of over 7.3 million of various nationalities.

Density – 6,654.74 per square mile

Area : 2,755 km2

Hong Kong SAR - Overcrowded Countries


5. Gibraltar – Population : 29,354 ( Europe )


Gibraltar is a British overseas territory located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula. It is a foot densely populated city area and shares its northern border with Spain. It has an area of 6.7 km2 (2.6 sq mi) and over 30,000 Gibraltarians and other nationalities.

Density – 4,892.33 per square mile

Area : 6.8 km2

Gibraltar - Overcrowded Countries


6. Bahrain – Population : 1,359,726 ( Asia )


Bahrain is the third smallest nation in Asia after the Maldives and Singapore. Bahrain’s population is 1,234,567 (c. 2010), including 666,172 non-nationals. It is 780 km2 in size and connected by the 25 km (16 mi) King Fahd Causeway.

Density – 1,959.26 per square mile

Area : 765 km2

Bahrain - Overcrowded Countries


7. Holy See – Population : 800 ( Europe )


The Holy See is the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the Catholic Church in Rome. Vatican City is capital of this country. It is the smallest country in the world by both area and population.  With an area of approximately 44 hectares (110 acres), and a population of 842.

Density – 1,818.18 per square mile

Area : 0.44 km2

Holy See - Overcrowded Countries


8. Sint Maarten – Population : 46,914 ( North America )


Sint Maarten is an island country in the Caribbean and  capital is Philipsburg. It is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It has population 33,609 on an area of 34 km2 (13 sq mi).

Density – 1,379.82 per square mile

Area : 37 km2

Sint Maarten - Overcrowded Countries


9. Malta – Population : 431,239 ( Europe )


Malta is the smallest national capital in the European Union. The country covers just over 316 km2 (122 sq mi), with a population of just under 450,000. It one of the world’s smallest and most densely populated countries.

Density – 1,364.68 per square mile

Area : 316 km2

Malta - Overcrowded Countries


10. Bermuda – Population : 65,578 ( North America )


Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is approximately 1,070 km (665 mi) east-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina; 1,236 km (768 mi) south of Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia; and 1,578 km (981 mi) north of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Density – 1,237.32 per square mile

Area : 53.2 km2

Bermuda - Overcrowded Countries


Overcrowd is a problem that is not just increasing day by day, but exponentially. We need small shelters and avoid making hundreds of people live closely together. Secondly, we need enough qualified people to ensure avoid it in different social activities.

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