Rankings – Countries and Territories of Europe

Here is the ranking of the countries and territories of Europe, by size of population and in descending order, with the rank indicated. The figures are the most recent that we found on the official statistical sites of the countries.

There are currently 52 countries and territories in Europe, of which 45 are represented at the United Nations.

RankCountryPopulationAreaDensity
142Albania2,870,324 inhab.28,748 km²99.84 inhab./km²
214Andorra76,522 inhab.468 km²163.51 inhab./km²
99Austria8,822,267 inhab.83,879 km²105.18 inhab./km²
195Azores243,862 inhab.2,322 km²105.02 inhab./km²
95Belarus (Byelorussia)9,477,135 inhab.207,605 km²45.65 inhab./km²
83Belgium11,376,070 inhab.30,688 km²370.70 inhab./km²
138Bosnia and Herzegovina3,482,041 inhab.51,209 km²68.00 inhab./km²
108Bulgaria7,050,034 inhab.110,912 km²63.56 inhab./km²
201Channel Islands – Jersey and Guernsey167,563 inhab.194 km²863.73 inhab./km²
133Croatia4,105,493 inhab.56,594 km²72.54 inhab./km²
164Cyprus1,219,051 inhab.9,251 km²131.78 inhab./km²
87Czechia10,649,800 inhab.78,867 km²135.03 inhab./km²
115Denmark5,789,957 inhab.42,925 km²134.89 inhab./km²
161Estonia1,319,133 inhab.45,336 km²29.10 inhab./km²
224Faroe Islands51,312 inhab.1,393 km²36.84 inhab./km²
118Finland5,529,477 inhab.338,452 km²16.34 inhab./km²
21France66,992,699 inhab.551,695 km²117.48 inhab./km²
17Germany82,886,977 inhab.357,386 km²231.93 inhab./km²
229Gibraltar36,974 inhab.7 km²5,437.35 inhab./km²
86Greece10,752,660 inhab.132,049 km²81.43 inhab./km²
93Hungary9,778,371 inhab.93,023 km²105.12 inhab./km²
186Iceland348,450 inhab.103,125 km²3.38 inhab./km²
129Ireland4,857,198 inhab.70,182 km²69.21 inhab./km²
213Isle of Man82,619 inhab.579 km²142.69 inhab./km²
23Italy60,494,785 inhab.302,072 km²200.27 inhab./km²
157Kosovo1,798,506 inhab.10,905 km²164.92 inhab./km²
156Latvia1,934,379 inhab.64,573 km²29.96 inhab./km²
228Liechtenstein38,114 inhab.160 km²238.21 inhab./km²
143Lithuania2,795,674 inhab.65,286 km²42.82 inhab./km²
175Luxembourg602,005 inhab.2,586 km²232.79 inhab./km²
180Malta446,555 inhab.320 km²1,395.48 inhab./km²
136Moldova3,547,539 inhab.30,794 km²115.20 inhab./km²
227Monaco38,300 inhab.2 km²18,960.40 inhab./km²
174Montenegro622,359 inhab.13,812 km²45.06 inhab./km²
68Netherlands17,182,462 inhab.41,542 km²413.62 inhab./km²
152North Macedonia2,076,129 inhab.25,713 km²80.74 inhab./km²
120Norway5,312,343 inhab.385,180 km²13.79 inhab./km²
37Poland38,413,144 inhab.312,679 km²122.85 inhab./km²
89Portugal10,291,027 inhab.92,226 km²111.58 inhab./km²
63Romania19,524,125 inhab.238,391 km²81.90 inhab./km²
9Russia147,138,399 inhab.17,125,402 km²8.59 inhab./km²
231San Marino33,419 inhab.61 km²547.85 inhab./km²
109Serbia7,001,444 inhab.77,594 km²90.23 inhab./km²
119Slovakia5,445,087 inhab.49,034 km²111.05 inhab./km²
153Slovenia2,070,050 inhab.20,271 km²102.12 inhab./km²
29Spain46,698,569 inhab.505,992 km²92.29 inhab./km²
91Sweden10,196,177 inhab.407,311 km²25.03 inhab./km²
101Switzerland8,482,152 inhab.41,285 km²205.45 inhab./km²
179Transnistria503,640 inhab.4,163 km²120.98 inhab./km²
34Ukraine42,220,824 inhab.576,468 km²73.24 inhab./km²
22United Kingdom66,465,641 inhab.242,545 km²274.03 inhab./km²
250Vatican City804 inhab.1 km²1,827.27 inhab./km²