Population Density Resources

Found a interesting website regarding the question of what is population density via the United States Census Bureau.

Population density all boiled down it looks like it is the population of people that would fit in a square mile.

Here is the resource:

Understanding Population Density

https://www.census.gov/newsroom/blogs/random-samplings/2015/03/understanding-population-density.html

A fun fact found on the ThoughtCo. website is that the entire Worlds density including all land area is about 38 people per square mile.

Population Density Information and Statistics

https://www.thoughtco.com/population-density-overview-1435467

Here are some other cool resources regarding population density:

Population Density via the World Bank

https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/en.pop.dnst

There’s a Better Way to Measure Population Density via City Lab

https://www.citylab.com/life/2018/02/theres-a-better-way-to-measure-population-density/552815/

US Cities Factsheet by the Center for Sustainable Systems at the University of Michigan

http://css.umich.edu/factsheets/us-cities-factsheet

What resources do you have for population density?  Do you have a article or specific interesting statistic to share?

Let’s learn!

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Jason Schmerer

I have 5 plus years’ experience in continuous improvement and analytics and enjoy helping others, connecting dots, and working with various kinds of both qualitative and quantitative data.

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