Bahrain Population Density 1950-2019

Chart and table of Bahrain population density from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bahrain in 2019 is 2,109.48 people per square kilometer, a 4.57% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Bahrain in 2018 was 2,017.28 people per square kilometer, a 5.04% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Bahrain in 2017 was 1,920.41 people per square kilometer, a 4.79% increase from 2016.
  • The population density of Bahrain in 2016 was 1,832.64 people per square kilometer, a 3.93% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2019 Population Density
Macao 21,067.27
Monaco 19,482.00
Singapore 8,072.79
Hong Kong 6,699.24
Gibraltar 3,370.10
Bahrain 2,109.48
Malta 1,376.16
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,246.71
Channel Islands 869.99
Barbados 667.50
Aruba 590.63
San Marino 564.33
South Korea 510.52
Netherlands 411.58
Israel 386.02
Belgium 377.97
Curacao 368.07
Japan 335.64
Puerto Rico 330.71
Guam 309.80
United Kingdom 277.21
Trinidad and Tobago 271.92
Cayman Islands 249.80
Qatar 243.93
Luxembourg 237.73
Liechtenstein 237.62
Kuwait 236.09
Germany 233.56
Antigua and Barbuda 220.72
Seychelles 212.48
Switzerland 208.07
Italy 200.94
British Virgin Islands 200.20
Andorra 164.13
Isle of Man 148.39
Denmark 134.48
Cyprus 129.58
Northern Mariana Islands 124.38
Poland 121.17
France 118.61
UAE 116.87
Portugal 110.88
Austria 106.76
Hungary 104.10
Slovenia 100.54
Spain 92.38
Greece 79.37
Croatia 72.99
French Polynesia 69.82
Ireland 69.47
Panama 56.30
Lithuania 42.27
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.20
Palau 39.15
Faroe Islands 34.87
United States 33.47
Latvia 29.57
Estonia 29.24
Bahamas 28.06
Chile 25.05
Sweden 22.43
Uruguay 19.64
New Zealand 17.87
Finland 16.35
Argentina 16.11
Oman 16.07
Saudi Arabia 15.94
New Caledonia 15.22
Bermuda 14.57
Norway 8.60
Canada 3.75
Iceland 3.29
Australia 3.26
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Bahrain - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2019 2,109.48 4.57%
2018 2,017.28 5.04%
2017 1,920.41 4.79%
2016 1,832.64 3.93%
2015 1,763.30 2.68%
2014 1,717.32 1.60%
2013 1,690.27 1.16%
2012 1,670.88 1.71%
2011 1,642.87 3.01%
2010 1,594.94 4.71%
2009 1,523.23 6.32%
2008 1,432.70 7.60%
2007 1,331.52 8.09%
2006 1,231.90 7.79%
2005 1,142.88 7.15%
2004 1,066.64 6.57%
2003 1,000.91 5.93%
2002 944.92 5.39%
2001 896.59 4.96%
2000 854.26 4.41%
1999 818.18 3.72%
1998 788.82 3.15%
1997 764.69 2.81%
1996 743.79 2.66%
1995 724.55 2.57%
1994 706.40 2.49%
1993 689.22 2.51%
1992 672.35 2.61%
1991 655.22 2.79%
1990 637.44 3.09%
1989 618.36 3.42%
1988 597.94 3.61%
1987 577.08 3.57%
1986 557.17 3.35%
1985 539.11 3.00%
1984 523.43 2.72%
1983 509.58 2.72%
1982 496.08 3.16%
1981 480.87 3.95%
1980 462.58 4.99%
1979 440.62 5.97%
1978 415.78 6.70%
1977 389.69 6.85%
1976 364.72 6.46%
1975 342.60 5.81%
1974 323.79 5.17%
1973 307.88 4.53%
1972 294.54 4.01%
1971 283.18 3.63%
1970 273.27 3.18%
1969 264.84 2.69%
1968 257.91 2.34%
1967 252.01 2.23%
1966 246.50 2.32%
1965 240.91 2.48%
1964 235.07 2.66%
1963 228.97 2.89%
1962 222.55 3.13%
1961 215.80 3.37%
1960 208.78 3.60%
1959 201.51 3.84%
1958 194.06 4.05%
1957 186.52 4.19%
1956 179.01 4.25%
1955 171.70 4.16%
1954 164.85 3.86%
1953 158.73 3.26%
1952 153.71 2.36%
1951 150.17 1.06%
1950 148.60 0.00%