Bahamas Population Density 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Bahamas population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Bahamas in 2020 is 28.33 people per square kilometer, a 0.97% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Bahamas in 2019 was 28.06 people per square kilometer, a 1% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Bahamas in 2018 was 27.78 people per square kilometer, a 1.02% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Bahamas in 2017 was 27.50 people per square kilometer, a 1.01% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2020 Population Density
Macao 21,359.70
Monaco 19,621.00
Singapore 8,136.78
Hong Kong 6,754.04
Gibraltar 3,369.10
Bahrain 2,187.11
Malta 1,379.82
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 1,261.06
Channel Islands 878.10
Barbados 668.31
Aruba 593.14
San Marino 565.52
South Korea 510.96
Netherlands 412.49
Israel 392.19
Belgium 379.61
Curacao 369.58
Japan 334.62
Puerto Rico 322.53
Guam 312.55
United Kingdom 278.67
Trinidad and Tobago 272.80
Cayman Islands 252.78
Qatar 248.15
Luxembourg 241.69
Kuwait 239.65
Liechtenstein 238.30
Germany 234.31
Antigua and Barbuda 222.57
Seychelles 213.80
Switzerland 209.60
British Virgin Islands 201.54
Italy 200.64
Andorra 164.39
Isle of Man 149.18
Denmark 134.95
Cyprus 130.53
Northern Mariana Islands 125.13
Poland 121.04
France 118.88
UAE 118.31
Portugal 110.56
Austria 107.37
Hungary 103.84
Slovenia 100.55
Spain 92.41
Greece 78.99
Croatia 72.54
Ireland 70.26
French Polynesia 70.23
Panama 57.21
Lithuania 41.70
Turks and Caicos Islands 40.75
Palau 39.33
Faroe Islands 35.00
United States 33.67
Estonia 29.26
Latvia 29.25
Bahamas 28.33
Chile 25.26
Sweden 22.57
Uruguay 19.71
New Zealand 18.01
Oman 16.50
Finland 16.37
Argentina 16.26
Saudi Arabia 16.19
New Caledonia 15.37
Bermuda 14.52
Norway 8.67
Canada 3.78
Iceland 3.31
Australia 3.29
Greenland 0.14
Taiwan 0.00
Bahamas - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 28.33 0.97%
2019 28.06 1.00%
2018 27.78 1.02%
2017 27.50 1.01%
2016 27.23 1.00%
2015 26.96 0.96%
2014 26.70 0.94%
2013 26.45 0.99%
2012 26.19 1.11%
2011 25.91 1.31%
2010 25.57 1.53%
2009 25.19 1.72%
2008 24.76 1.86%
2007 24.31 1.92%
2006 23.85 1.90%
2005 23.40 1.87%
2004 22.98 1.84%
2003 22.56 1.78%
2002 22.17 1.67%
2001 21.80 1.53%
2000 21.47 1.36%
1999 21.19 1.19%
1998 20.94 1.13%
1997 20.70 1.19%
1996 20.46 1.35%
1995 20.19 1.57%
1994 19.87 1.76%
1993 19.53 1.89%
1992 19.17 1.92%
1991 18.80 1.87%
1990 18.46 1.78%
1989 18.14 1.73%
1988 17.83 1.72%
1987 17.53 1.78%
1986 17.22 1.89%
1985 16.90 2.02%
1984 16.57 2.15%
1983 16.22 2.23%
1982 15.86 2.26%
1981 15.51 2.25%
1980 15.17 2.24%
1979 14.84 2.24%
1978 14.52 2.22%
1977 14.20 2.17%
1976 13.90 2.12%
1975 13.61 2.04%
1974 13.34 1.98%
1973 13.08 2.05%
1972 12.81 2.29%
1971 12.53 2.66%
1970 12.20 3.11%
1969 11.83 3.54%
1968 11.43 3.95%
1967 11.00 4.26%
1966 10.55 4.51%
1965 10.09 4.75%
1964 9.63 5.00%
1963 9.17 5.16%
1962 8.72 5.19%
1961 8.29 5.10%
1960 7.89 4.90%
1959 7.52 4.65%
1958 7.19 4.35%
1957 6.89 4.03%
1956 6.62 3.70%
1955 6.39 3.32%
1954 6.18 2.88%
1953 6.01 2.39%
1952 5.87 1.81%
1951 5.76 1.14%
1950 5.70 0.00%