Bahrain Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Bahrain population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Bahrain in 2022 is 1,472,233, a 0.61% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Bahrain in 2021 was 1,463,265, a 0.96% decline from 2020.
  • The population of Bahrain in 2020 was 1,477,469, a 1.12% decline from 2019.
  • The population of Bahrain in 2019 was 1,494,188, a 0.46% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2022 Population
United States 338,289,857
Japan 123,951,692
Germany 83,369,843
United Kingdom 67,508,936
France 64,626,628
Italy 59,037,474
South Korea 51,815,810
Spain 47,558,630
Argentina 45,510,318
Poland 39,857,145
Canada 38,454,327
Saudi Arabia 36,408,820
Australia 26,177,413
Taiwan 23,893,394
Chile 19,603,733
Netherlands 17,564,014
Belgium 11,655,930
Sweden 10,549,347
Greece 10,384,971
Portugal 10,270,865
Hungary 9,967,308
UAE 9,441,129
Israel 9,038,309
Austria 8,939,617
Switzerland 8,740,472
Hong Kong 7,488,865
Singapore 5,975,689
Denmark 5,882,261
Finland 5,540,745
Norway 5,434,319
New Zealand 5,185,288
Ireland 5,023,109
Oman 4,576,298
Panama 4,408,581
Kuwait 4,268,873
Croatia 4,030,358
Uruguay 3,422,794
Puerto Rico 3,252,407
Lithuania 2,750,055
Qatar 2,695,122
Slovenia 2,119,844
Latvia 1,850,651
Trinidad and Tobago 1,531,044
Bahrain 1,472,233
Estonia 1,326,062
Cyprus 1,251,488
Macao 695,168
Luxembourg 647,599
Malta 533,286
Bahamas 409,984
Iceland 372,899
French Polynesia 306,279
New Caledonia 289,950
Barbados 281,635
Curacao 191,163
Guam 171,774
Seychelles 107,118
Aruba 106,445
Antigua and Barbuda 93,763
Isle of Man 84,519
Andorra 79,824
Cayman Islands 68,706
Bermuda 64,184
Greenland 56,466
Faroe Islands 53,090
Northern Mariana Islands 49,551
Turks and Caicos Islands 45,703
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 44,175
Liechtenstein 39,327
Monaco 36,469
San Marino 33,660
Gibraltar 32,649
British Virgin Islands 31,305
Palau 18,055
Bahrain - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 1,472,233 0.61%
2021 1,463,265 -0.96%
2020 1,477,469 -1.12%
2019 1,494,188 0.46%
2018 1,487,340 2.09%
2017 1,456,834 3.35%
2016 1,409,661 3.49%
2015 1,362,142 3.89%
2014 1,311,134 3.92%
2013 1,261,673 3.00%
2012 1,224,939 1.06%
2011 1,212,077 -0.13%
2010 1,213,645 2.90%
2009 1,179,453 6.22%
2008 1,110,343 6.71%
2007 1,040,532 7.16%
2006 970,981 7.66%
2005 901,921 8.22%
2004 833,451 7.09%
2003 778,256 4.00%
2002 748,324 2.47%
2001 730,257 2.64%
2000 711,442 2.79%
1999 692,133 2.92%
1998 672,484 3.04%
1997 652,643 3.14%
1996 632,756 3.23%
1995 612,934 3.32%
1994 593,254 3.40%
1993 573,755 3.48%
1992 554,470 3.56%
1991 535,415 3.48%
1990 517,418 3.41%
1989 500,349 3.52%
1988 483,337 3.59%
1987 466,565 3.64%
1986 450,196 3.64%
1985 434,375 3.62%
1984 419,217 3.57%
1983 404,772 3.52%
1982 391,017 3.60%
1981 377,430 4.09%
1980 362,595 4.59%
1979 346,697 4.77%
1978 330,912 4.94%
1977 315,337 5.10%
1976 300,044 5.24%
1975 285,116 5.35%
1974 270,627 5.45%
1973 256,632 5.55%
1972 243,143 5.26%
1971 230,992 3.79%
1970 222,555 2.70%
1969 216,696 2.80%
1968 210,801 2.87%
1967 204,916 2.96%
1966 199,019 3.11%
1965 193,012 3.44%
1964 186,587 3.72%
1963 179,891 3.77%
1962 173,359 3.83%
1961 166,970 3.91%
1960 160,691 3.88%
1959 154,685 3.76%
1958 149,077 3.60%
1957 143,897 3.40%
1956 139,171 3.19%
1955 134,865 3.03%
1954 130,895 2.92%
1953 127,186 2.83%
1952 123,685 2.77%
1951 120,354 2.74%
1950 117,149 0.00%