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 Population's density (No./ km²)
Characteristic Description
Name Population's density (No./ km²) by Place of residence (NUTS - 2013); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Annual estimates of resident population
First available period 2004
Last available period 2021
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence (NUTS - 2013)
  • RESIDENT POPULATION:  Set of persons who, regardless of being present or absent in a given housing unit at the moment of observation, have lived in the place of their usual residence for a continuous period of 12 months prior to the moment of observation, or have arrived to the place of their usual residence during the period of 12 months prior to the moment of observation, with the purpose of living there for a year, at least.
  • POPULATION DENSITY:  The intensity of settlement expressed as the ratio between (total) population and surface (land) area (usually expressed as the number of inhabitants per square kilometer).
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule Total of persons/ Area (square kilometer)
Measure unit (symbol) Number/ Square kilometer (No./ km²)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 14/06/2022

information presented in 30/9/2022