Barbados Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of Barbados population from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Barbados in 2022 is 288,023, a 0.11% increase from 2021.
  • The population of Barbados in 2021 was 287,711, a 0.12% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Barbados in 2020 was 287,375, a 0.12% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Barbados in 2019 was 287,025, a 0.13% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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United States 334,805,269
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France 65,584,518
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South Korea 51,329,899
Spain 46,719,142
Argentina 46,010,234
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Poland 37,739,785
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Chile 19,250,195
Netherlands 17,211,447
Belgium 11,668,278
Greece 10,316,637
Sweden 10,218,971
Portugal 10,140,570
UAE 10,081,785
Hungary 9,606,259
Austria 9,066,710
Israel 8,922,892
Switzerland 8,773,637
Hong Kong 7,604,299
Singapore 5,943,546
Denmark 5,834,950
Finland 5,554,960
Norway 5,511,370
Oman 5,323,993
Ireland 5,020,199
New Zealand 4,898,203
Panama 4,446,964
Kuwait 4,380,326
Croatia 4,059,286
Uruguay 3,496,016
Qatar 2,979,915
Puerto Rico 2,829,812
Lithuania 2,661,708
Slovenia 2,078,034
Latvia 1,848,837
Bahrain 1,783,983
Trinidad and Tobago 1,406,585
Estonia 1,321,910
Cyprus 1,223,387
Macao 667,490
Luxembourg 642,371
Malta 444,033
Bahamas 400,516
Iceland 345,393
New Caledonia 290,915
Barbados 288,023
French Polynesia 284,164
Channel Islands 176,463
Guam 171,519
Curacao 165,529
Aruba 107,609
Antigua and Barbuda 99,509
Seychelles 99,426
Isle of Man 85,732
Andorra 77,463
Cayman Islands 67,277
Bermuda 61,939
Northern Mariana Islands 58,269
Greenland 56,973
Faroe Islands 49,233
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,966
Monaco 39,783
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,741
Liechtenstein 38,387
San Marino 34,085
Gibraltar 33,704
British Virgin Islands 30,596
Palau 18,233
Barbados - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 288,023 0.11%
2021 287,711 0.12%
2020 287,375 0.12%
2019 287,025 0.13%
2018 286,641 0.14%
2017 286,232 0.15%
2016 285,796 0.17%
2015 285,324 0.17%
2014 284,826 0.19%
2013 284,296 0.21%
2012 283,701 0.25%
2011 282,987 0.30%
2010 282,131 0.37%
2009 281,104 0.41%
2008 279,946 0.45%
2007 278,700 0.44%
2006 277,477 0.42%
2005 276,323 0.38%
2004 275,284 0.35%
2003 274,329 0.33%
2002 273,425 0.34%
2001 272,500 0.36%
2000 271,515 0.39%
1999 270,451 0.41%
1998 269,336 0.43%
1997 268,187 0.43%
1996 267,049 0.41%
1995 265,955 0.40%
1994 264,893 0.39%
1993 263,874 0.38%
1992 262,886 0.37%
1991 261,905 0.37%
1990 260,936 0.38%
1989 259,957 0.38%
1988 258,977 0.37%
1987 258,019 0.35%
1986 257,107 0.33%
1985 256,263 0.30%
1984 255,497 0.28%
1983 254,788 0.28%
1982 254,082 0.31%
1981 253,298 0.36%
1980 252,394 0.41%
1979 251,351 0.46%
1978 250,203 0.51%
1977 248,937 0.55%
1976 247,583 0.58%
1975 246,154 0.62%
1974 244,644 0.65%
1973 243,069 0.64%
1972 241,515 0.59%
1971 240,094 0.50%
1970 238,896 0.40%
1969 237,955 0.30%
1968 237,241 0.25%
1967 236,659 0.24%
1966 236,088 0.29%
1965 235,413 0.35%
1964 234,586 0.41%
1963 233,630 0.43%
1962 232,633 0.39%
1961 231,718 0.32%
1960 230,980 0.25%
1959 230,402 0.22%
1958 229,885 0.26%
1957 229,279 0.38%
1956 228,410 0.56%
1955 227,138 0.81%
1954 225,320 1.11%
1953 222,857 1.45%
1952 219,670 1.83%
1951 215,725 2.24%
1950 210,992 0.00%