Bahrain - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Bahrain was 1,377,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,377,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 162,501 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) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 162,501
1961 167,924
1962 173,107
1963 178,048
1964 182,774
1965 187,348
1966 191,782
1967 196,203
1968 200,953
1969 206,469
1970 213,102
1971 220,808
1972 229,588
1973 239,860
1974 252,139
1975 266,686
1976 283,843
1977 303,236
1978 323,511
1979 342,829
1980 359,902
1981 374,125
1982 385,950
1983 396,447
1984 407,223
1985 419,425
1986 433,487
1987 448,994
1988 465,235
1989 481,126
1990 495,944
1991 509,654
1992 522,748
1993 535,692
1994 549,151
1995 563,730
1996 579,855
1997 597,834
1998 618,054
1999 640,904
2000 666,855
2001 694,893
2002 725,365
2003 761,595
2004 807,989
2005 867,014
2006 940,808
2007 1,026,568
2008 1,115,777
2009 1,196,774
2010 1,261,319
2011 1,306,014
2012 1,333,577
2013 1,349,427
2014 1,361,930
2015 1,377,000

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Bahrain was 38.02 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 46.44 in 1960, while its lowest value was 37.56 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: World Bank staff estimates based on male/female distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 46.44
1961 46.19
1962 45.88
1963 45.58
1964 45.37
1965 45.30
1966 45.40
1967 45.60
1968 45.84
1969 45.99
1970 45.98
1971 45.82
1972 45.56
1973 45.18
1974 44.69
1975 44.11
1976 43.44
1977 42.73
1978 42.12
1979 41.71
1980 41.55
1981 41.66
1982 41.96
1983 42.34
1984 42.67
1985 42.85
1986 42.86
1987 42.75
1988 42.57
1989 42.40
1990 42.30
1991 42.24
1992 42.21
1993 42.22
1994 42.29
1995 42.41
1996 42.60
1997 42.82
1998 42.98
1999 43.00
2000 42.82
2001 42.44
2002 41.93
2003 41.30
2004 40.61
2005 39.92
2006 39.25
2007 38.64
2008 38.14
2009 37.79
2010 37.60
2011 37.56
2012 37.63
2013 37.77
2014 37.92
2015 38.02

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population