Bahamas Urban Population 1960-2022

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 2020 was 327,359, a 1.1% increase from 2019.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2019 was 323,788, a 1.13% increase from 2018.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2018 was 320,173, a 1.14% increase from 2017.
  • Bahamas urban population for 2017 was 316,565, a 1.13% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Urban Population
United States 272,364,755
Japan 115,494,817
Germany 64,472,284
United Kingdom 56,395,647
France 54,570,334
Italy 42,306,582
South Korea 42,156,641
Argentina 41,796,990
Spain 38,264,801
Canada 30,997,832
Saudi Arabia 29,343,564
Poland 22,786,800
Australia 22,152,761
Chile 16,770,077
Netherlands 16,087,009
Belgium 11,334,006
Sweden 9,108,648
UAE 8,609,395
Greece 8,541,900
Israel 8,533,651
Czech Republic 7,923,709
Hong Kong 7,481,800
Hungary 7,014,174
Portugal 6,833,619
Switzerland 6,383,962
Singapore 5,685,807
Austria 5,238,680
Denmark 5,138,400
Finland 4,729,705
Norway 4,463,566
New Zealand 4,408,037
Oman 4,405,789
Kuwait 4,270,563
Uruguay 3,317,930
Ireland 3,179,292
Puerto Rico 2,989,009
Panama 2,951,905
Slovak Republic 2,934,665
Qatar 2,859,020
Croatia 2,329,285
Lithuania 1,901,682
Bahrain 1,523,019
Latvia 1,299,043
Slovenia 1,157,547
Estonia 921,477
Cyprus 806,771
Trinidad and Tobago 744,725
Macao 649,342
Luxembourg 578,234
Malta 497,676
Iceland 344,066
Brunei 342,330
Bahamas 327,359
New Caledonia 194,500
French Polynesia 174,090
Guam 160,239
Curacao 138,059
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 101,974
Barbados 89,634
Andorra 67,928
Cayman Islands 65,720
Bermuda 63,903
Seychelles 56,661
Channel Islands 53,832
Northern Mariana Islands 52,836
Greenland 49,198
Aruba 46,654
Isle of Man 44,980
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 40,812
Monaco 39,244
Turks and Caicos Islands 36,242
Gibraltar 33,691
San Marino 33,089
Antigua and Barbuda 23,927
Faroe Islands 20,718
St. Kitts and Nevis 16,406
British Virgin Islands 14,669
Palau 14,652
Liechtenstein 5,498
Bahamas Urban Population - Historical Data
Year Population % of Total Change
2020 327,359 83.25 1.10%
2019 323,788 83.13 1.12%
2018 320,173 83.03 1.13%
2017 316,565 82.93 1.12%
2016 313,041 82.83 1.09%
2015 309,636 82.75 1.05%
2014 306,388 82.67 1.03%
2013 303,261 82.60 1.06%
2012 300,071 82.53 1.17%
2011 296,570 82.48 1.36%
2010 292,563 82.43 1.57%
2009 288,018 82.39 1.76%
2008 282,996 82.34 1.90%
2007 277,676 82.30 1.95%
2006 272,307 82.26 1.94%
2005 267,084 82.22 1.90%
2004 262,054 82.18 1.88%
2003 257,180 82.13 1.81%
2002 252,562 82.09 1.70%
2001 248,295 82.05 1.57%
2000 244,418 82.01 1.57%
1999 240,614 81.82 1.45%
1998 237,162 81.61 1.38%
1997 233,902 81.40 1.45%
1996 230,535 81.18 1.62%
1995 226,836 80.96 1.83%
1994 222,720 80.74 2.02%
1993 218,256 80.52 2.16%
1992 213,602 80.29 2.19%
1991 208,980 80.07 2.13%
1990 204,567 79.84 2.46%
1989 199,588 79.28 2.52%
1988 194,630 78.65 2.53%
1987 189,764 78.01 2.61%
1986 184,875 77.35 2.75%
1985 179,861 76.67 2.91%
1984 174,704 75.99 3.05%
1983 169,463 75.29 3.16%
1982 164,192 74.57 3.21%
1981 158,999 73.84 3.23%
1980 153,945 73.10 3.06%
1979 149,311 72.48 3.05%
1978 144,823 71.88 3.06%
1977 140,465 71.27 3.02%
1976 136,280 70.65 2.99%
1975 132,259 70.02 2.94%
1974 128,428 69.38 2.89%
1973 124,773 68.74 2.99%
1972 121,103 68.09 3.23%
1971 117,255 67.43 3.62%
1970 113,082 66.76 4.07%
1969 108,568 66.09 4.51%
1968 103,781 65.42 4.93%
1967 98,792 64.73 5.25%
1966 93,742 64.04 5.51%
1965 88,718 63.34 5.76%
1964 83,755 62.64 6.03%
1963 78,857 61.93 6.22%
1962 74,100 61.19 6.27%
1961 69,594 60.45 6.21%
1960 65,404 59.71 %