Barbados Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Barbados population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Barbados in 2020 is 287,375, a 0.12% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Barbados in 2019 was 287,025, a 0.13% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Barbados in 2018 was 286,641, a 0.14% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Barbados in 2017 was 286,232, a 0.15% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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United States 331,002,651
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Germany 83,783,942
United Kingdom 67,886,011
France 65,273,511
Italy 60,461,826
South Korea 51,269,185
Spain 46,754,778
Argentina 45,195,774
Poland 37,846,611
Canada 37,742,154
Saudi Arabia 34,813,871
Australia 25,499,884
Taiwan 23,816,775
Chile 19,116,201
Netherlands 17,134,872
Belgium 11,589,623
Greece 10,423,054
Portugal 10,196,709
Sweden 10,099,265
UAE 9,890,402
Hungary 9,660,351
Austria 9,006,398
Israel 8,655,535
Switzerland 8,654,622
Hong Kong 7,496,981
Singapore 5,850,342
Denmark 5,792,202
Finland 5,540,720
Norway 5,421,241
Oman 5,106,626
Ireland 4,937,786
New Zealand 4,822,233
Panama 4,314,767
Kuwait 4,270,571
Croatia 4,105,267
Uruguay 3,473,730
Qatar 2,881,053
Puerto Rico 2,860,853
Lithuania 2,722,289
Slovenia 2,078,938
Latvia 1,886,198
Bahrain 1,701,575
Trinidad and Tobago 1,399,488
Estonia 1,326,535
Cyprus 1,207,359
Macao 649,335
Luxembourg 625,978
Malta 441,543
Bahamas 393,244
Iceland 341,243
Barbados 287,375
New Caledonia 285,498
French Polynesia 280,908
Channel Islands 173,863
Guam 168,775
Curacao 164,093
Aruba 106,766
Seychelles 98,347
Antigua and Barbuda 97,929
Isle of Man 85,033
Andorra 77,265
Cayman Islands 65,722
Bermuda 62,278
Northern Mariana Islands 57,559
Greenland 56,770
Faroe Islands 48,863
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,876
Monaco 39,242
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,717
Liechtenstein 38,128
San Marino 33,931
Gibraltar 33,691
British Virgin Islands 30,231
Palau 18,094
Barbados - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 287,375 0.12%
2019 287,025 0.13%
2018 286,641 0.14%
2017 286,232 0.15%
2016 285,796 0.17%
2015 285,324 0.17%
2014 284,826 0.19%
2013 284,296 0.21%
2012 283,701 0.25%
2011 282,987 0.30%
2010 282,131 0.37%
2009 281,104 0.41%
2008 279,946 0.45%
2007 278,700 0.44%
2006 277,477 0.42%
2005 276,323 0.38%
2004 275,284 0.35%
2003 274,329 0.33%
2002 273,425 0.34%
2001 272,500 0.36%
2000 271,515 0.39%
1999 270,451 0.41%
1998 269,336 0.43%
1997 268,187 0.43%
1996 267,049 0.41%
1995 265,955 0.40%
1994 264,893 0.39%
1993 263,874 0.38%
1992 262,886 0.37%
1991 261,905 0.37%
1990 260,936 0.38%
1989 259,957 0.38%
1988 258,977 0.37%
1987 258,019 0.35%
1986 257,107 0.33%
1985 256,263 0.30%
1984 255,497 0.28%
1983 254,788 0.28%
1982 254,082 0.31%
1981 253,298 0.36%
1980 252,394 0.41%
1979 251,351 0.46%
1978 250,203 0.51%
1977 248,937 0.55%
1976 247,583 0.58%
1975 246,154 0.62%
1974 244,644 0.65%
1973 243,069 0.64%
1972 241,515 0.59%
1971 240,094 0.50%
1970 238,896 0.40%
1969 237,955 0.30%
1968 237,241 0.25%
1967 236,659 0.24%
1966 236,088 0.29%
1965 235,413 0.35%
1964 234,586 0.41%
1963 233,630 0.43%
1962 232,633 0.39%
1961 231,718 0.32%
1960 230,980 0.25%
1959 230,402 0.22%
1958 229,885 0.26%
1957 229,279 0.38%
1956 228,410 0.56%
1955 227,138 0.81%
1954 225,320 1.11%
1953 222,857 1.45%
1952 219,670 1.83%
1951 215,725 2.24%
1950 210,992 0.00%