Bahamas Urban Population 1960-2021

Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects. Aggregation of urban and rural population may not add up to total population because of different country coverages.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2019 was 323,784, a 1.13% increase from 2018.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2018 was 320,178, a 1.14% increase from 2017.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2017 was 316,575, a 1.13% increase from 2016.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2016 was 313,048, a 1.1% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 270,663,028
Japan 115,782,416
Germany 64,324,835
United Kingdom 55,908,316
France 54,123,364
Italy 42,651,966
South Korea 42,106,719
Argentina 41,339,571
Spain 37,927,409
Canada 30,628,482
Saudi Arabia 28,807,838
Poland 22,796,574
Australia 21,844,756
Chile 16,610,135
Netherlands 15,924,729
Belgium 11,259,082
Sweden 9,021,165
Greece 8,507,474
UAE 8,479,744
Israel 8,374,393
Czech Republic 7,887,156
Hong Kong 7,507,400
Hungary 6,999,582
Portugal 6,753,579
Switzerland 6,332,428
Singapore 5,703,569
Austria 5,194,416
Denmark 5,119,978
Finland 4,716,888
Norway 4,418,218
New Zealand 4,258,860
Oman 4,250,777
Kuwait 4,207,083
Uruguay 3,303,394
Ireland 3,133,123
Puerto Rico 2,988,531
Slovak Republic 2,930,419
Panama 2,890,084
Qatar 2,809,071
Croatia 2,328,318
Lithuania 1,891,013
Bahrain 1,467,109
Latvia 1,304,943
Slovenia 1,144,654
Estonia 916,024
Cyprus 800,708
Trinidad and Tobago 741,944
Macao 640,445
Luxembourg 565,488
Malta 475,902
Iceland 339,110
Brunei 337,711
Bahamas 323,784
New Caledonia 204,637
French Polynesia 172,870
Guam 158,693
Curacao 140,363
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 102,187
Barbados 89,431
Andorra 67,873
Cayman Islands 64,948
Bermuda 63,918
Seychelles 55,762
Channel Islands 53,281
Northern Mariana Islands 52,472
Greenland 48,945
Aruba 46,295
Isle of Man 44,605
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,733
Monaco 38,964
Turks and Caicos Islands 35,655
Gibraltar 33,701
San Marino 32,969
Antigua and Barbuda 23,800
Faroe Islands 20,554
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,272
Palau 14,491
British Virgin Islands 14,449
Liechtenstein 5,464
Bahamas Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2019 323,784 83.13 1.12%
2018 320,178 83.03 1.13%
2017 316,575 82.93 1.12%
2016 313,048 82.83 1.09%
2015 309,640 82.75 1.05%
2014 306,395 82.67 1.03%
2013 303,266 82.60 1.06%
2012 300,073 82.53 1.18%
2011 296,565 82.48 1.36%
2010 292,568 82.43 1.57%
2009 288,021 82.39 1.76%
2008 282,997 82.34 1.90%
2007 277,678 82.30 1.95%
2006 272,308 82.26 1.93%
2005 267,093 82.22 1.90%
2004 262,054 82.18 1.88%
2003 257,185 82.13 1.81%
2002 252,564 82.09 1.70%
2001 248,295 82.05 1.57%
2000 244,423 82.01 1.57%
1999 240,613 81.82 1.45%
1998 237,159 81.61 1.38%
1997 233,898 81.40 1.45%
1996 230,533 81.18 1.61%
1995 226,840 80.96 1.83%
1994 222,718 80.74 2.02%
1993 218,259 80.52 2.16%
1992 213,603 80.29 2.19%
1991 208,981 80.07 2.14%
1990 204,563 79.84 2.46%
1989 199,584 79.28 2.51%
1988 194,630 78.65 2.53%
1987 189,768 78.01 2.61%
1986 184,872 77.35 2.75%
1985 179,860 76.67 2.90%
1984 174,712 75.99 3.06%
1983 169,454 75.29 3.15%
1982 164,193 74.57 3.21%
1981 159,003 73.84 3.23%
1980 153,946 73.10 3.06%
1979 149,305 72.48 3.05%
1978 144,820 71.88 3.05%
1977 140,466 71.27 3.02%
1976 136,284 70.65 3.00%
1975 132,259 70.02 2.93%
1974 128,438 69.38 2.90%
1973 124,771 68.74 2.98%
1972 121,105 68.09 3.23%
1971 117,252 67.43 3.62%
1970 113,083 66.76 4.07%
1969 108,570 66.09 4.51%
1968 103,781 65.42 4.93%
1967 98,791 64.73 5.25%
1966 93,743 64.04 5.51%
1965 88,718 63.34 5.75%
1964 83,758 62.64 6.03%
1963 78,856 61.93 6.22%
1962 74,099 61.19 6.27%
1961 69,595 60.45 6.21%
1960 65,405 59.71 %