The Preliminary report on the population census has been released and can be downloaded by clicking here.
The northern harbour area remains the most densely populated – home to 28.9% of the population. However, the northern area is seeing the fastest growth.
Malta has an average of 1,562 people per square kilometre while Gozo has 454. Sengles (17,027 persons per square kilometre) is the most densely populated locality while Għasri (85 persons per square kilometre) is the least densely populated.