Bahrain - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Bahrain was 1,323,535 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,323,535 in 2011 and a minimum value of 161,825 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 161,825
1961 167,179
1962 172,294
1963 177,170
1964 181,833
1965 186,351
1966 190,734
1967 195,111
1968 199,818
1969 205,291
1970 211,878
1971 219,532
1972 228,255
1973 238,468
1974 250,683
1975 265,160
1976 282,245
1977 301,559
1978 321,751
1979 340,980
1980 357,957
1981 372,074
1982 383,785
1983 394,164
1984 404,829
1985 416,929
1986 430,845
1987 446,142
1988 462,184
1989 477,995
1990 492,891
1991 506,685
1992 519,696
1993 532,362
1994 545,329
1995 559,069
1996 574,914
1997 592,986
1998 611,237
1999 626,765
2000 638,193
2001 642,510
2002 642,070
2003 647,164
2004 671,760
2005 724,807
2006 811,410
2007 925,733
2008 1,052,359
2009 1,169,578
2010 1,261,835
2011 1,323,535

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Bahrain was 37.42 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 46.47 in 1960, while its lowest value was 37.42 in 2011.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: The United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 46.47
1961 46.22
1962 45.90
1963 45.60
1964 45.39
1965 45.32
1966 45.42
1967 45.62
1968 45.86
1969 46.00
1970 46.00
1971 45.84
1972 45.57
1973 45.19
1974 44.70
1975 44.11
1976 43.43
1977 42.72
1978 42.10
1979 41.69
1980 41.53
1981 41.63
1982 41.93
1983 42.32
1984 42.65
1985 42.83
1986 42.84
1987 42.72
1988 42.55
1989 42.38
1990 42.26
1991 42.21
1992 42.20
1993 42.22
1994 42.25
1995 42.30
1996 42.33
1997 42.33
1998 42.35
1999 42.44
2000 42.62
2001 42.94
2002 43.38
2003 43.67
2004 43.50
2005 42.72
2006 41.46
2007 40.07
2008 38.87
2009 38.03
2010 37.56
2011 37.42

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population