Bahamas Urban Population 1960-2022

Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2021 was 330,887, a 1.08% increase from 2020.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2020 was 327,359, a 1.1% increase from 2019.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2019 was 323,788, a 1.13% increase from 2018.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2018 was 320,173, a 1.14% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 275,050,303
Japan 115,459,909
Germany 64,461,773
United Kingdom 56,656,654
France 54,837,816
Argentina 42,248,949
Italy 42,141,389
South Korea 42,127,573
Spain 38,361,119
Canada 31,229,095
Saudi Arabia 29,865,702
Poland 22,696,950
Australia 22,228,936
Chile 16,871,720
Netherlands 16,231,024
Belgium 11,369,682
Sweden 9,190,703
UAE 8,722,116
Israel 8,677,993
Greece 8,535,707
Czech Republic 7,943,455
Hong Kong 7,413,100
Hungary 7,014,907
Portugal 6,885,061
Switzerland 6,435,967
Singapore 5,453,566
Austria 5,283,757
Denmark 5,167,981
Finland 4,743,470
Oman 4,546,635
Norway 4,506,374
New Zealand 4,445,853
Kuwait 4,328,553
Uruguay 3,331,910
Ireland 3,213,642
Puerto Rico 3,054,454
Panama 3,013,434
Slovak Republic 2,931,708
Qatar 2,909,366
Croatia 2,256,663
Lithuania 1,907,779
Bahrain 1,566,857
Latvia 1,288,478
Slovenia 1,167,851
Estonia 922,702
Cyprus 812,694
Trinidad and Tobago 747,507
Macao 658,391
Luxembourg 585,848
Malta 490,043
Iceland 349,749
Brunei 346,841
Bahamas 330,887
New Caledonia 196,082
French Polynesia 175,358
Guam 161,700
Curacao 135,666
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,678
Barbados 89,897
Andorra 67,962
Cayman Islands 66,498
Bermuda 63,867
Seychelles 57,509
Channel Islands 54,347
Northern Mariana Islands 53,213
Greenland 49,575
Aruba 47,022
Isle of Man 45,332
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,846
Monaco 39,520
Turks and Caicos Islands 36,807
Gibraltar 33,691
San Marino 33,201
Antigua and Barbuda 24,070
Faroe Islands 20,888
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,549
British Virgin Islands 14,883
Palau 14,809
Liechtenstein 5,536
Bahamas Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2021 330,887 83.37 1.07%
2020 327,359 83.25 1.10%
2019 323,788 83.13 1.12%
2018 320,173 83.03 1.13%
2017 316,565 82.93 1.12%
2016 313,041 82.83 1.09%
2015 309,636 82.75 1.05%
2014 306,388 82.67 1.03%
2013 303,261 82.60 1.06%
2012 300,071 82.53 1.17%
2011 296,570 82.48 1.36%
2010 292,563 82.43 1.57%
2009 288,018 82.39 1.76%
2008 282,996 82.34 1.90%
2007 277,676 82.30 1.95%
2006 272,307 82.26 1.94%
2005 267,084 82.22 1.90%
2004 262,054 82.18 1.88%
2003 257,180 82.13 1.81%
2002 252,562 82.09 1.70%
2001 248,295 82.05 1.57%
2000 244,418 82.01 1.57%
1999 240,614 81.82 1.45%
1998 237,162 81.61 1.38%
1997 233,902 81.40 1.45%
1996 230,535 81.18 1.62%
1995 226,836 80.96 1.83%
1994 222,720 80.74 2.02%
1993 218,256 80.52 2.16%
1992 213,602 80.29 2.19%
1991 208,980 80.07 2.13%
1990 204,567 79.84 2.46%
1989 199,588 79.28 2.52%
1988 194,630 78.65 2.53%
1987 189,764 78.01 2.61%
1986 184,875 77.35 2.75%
1985 179,861 76.67 2.91%
1984 174,704 75.99 3.05%
1983 169,463 75.29 3.16%
1982 164,192 74.57 3.21%
1981 158,999 73.84 3.23%
1980 153,945 73.10 3.06%
1979 149,311 72.48 3.05%
1978 144,823 71.88 3.06%
1977 140,465 71.27 3.02%
1976 136,280 70.65 2.99%
1975 132,259 70.02 2.94%
1974 128,428 69.38 2.89%
1973 124,773 68.74 2.99%
1972 121,103 68.09 3.23%
1971 117,255 67.43 3.62%
1970 113,082 66.76 4.07%
1969 108,568 66.09 4.51%
1968 103,781 65.42 4.93%
1967 98,792 64.73 5.25%
1966 93,742 64.04 5.51%
1965 88,718 63.34 5.76%
1964 83,755 62.64 6.03%
1963 78,857 61.93 6.22%
1962 74,100 61.19 6.27%
1961 69,594 60.45 6.21%
1960 65,404 59.71 %