Barbados 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 Barbados population density from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Barbados in 2020 is 668.31 people per square kilometer, a 0.12% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Barbados in 2019 was 667.50 people per square kilometer, a 0.13% increase from 2018.
  • The population density of Barbados in 2018 was 666.61 people per square kilometer, a 0.14% increase from 2017.
  • The population density of Barbados in 2017 was 665.66 people per square kilometer, a 0.15% 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
Barbados - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2020 668.31 0.12%
2019 667.50 0.13%
2018 666.61 0.14%
2017 665.66 0.15%
2016 664.64 0.17%
2015 663.54 0.17%
2014 662.39 0.19%
2013 661.15 0.21%
2012 659.77 0.25%
2011 658.11 0.30%
2010 656.12 0.37%
2009 653.73 0.41%
2008 651.04 0.45%
2007 648.14 0.44%
2006 645.30 0.42%
2005 642.61 0.38%
2004 640.20 0.35%
2003 637.97 0.33%
2002 635.87 0.34%
2001 633.72 0.36%
2000 631.43 0.39%
1999 628.96 0.41%
1998 626.36 0.43%
1997 623.69 0.43%
1996 621.04 0.41%
1995 618.50 0.40%
1994 616.03 0.39%
1993 613.66 0.38%
1992 611.36 0.37%
1991 609.08 0.37%
1990 606.83 0.38%
1989 604.55 0.38%
1988 602.27 0.37%
1987 600.04 0.35%
1986 597.92 0.33%
1985 595.96 0.30%
1984 594.18 0.28%
1983 592.53 0.28%
1982 590.89 0.31%
1981 589.07 0.36%
1980 586.96 0.41%
1979 584.54 0.46%
1978 581.87 0.51%
1977 578.92 0.55%
1976 575.77 0.58%
1975 572.45 0.62%
1974 568.94 0.65%
1973 565.28 0.64%
1972 561.66 0.59%
1971 558.36 0.50%
1970 555.57 0.40%
1969 553.38 0.30%
1968 551.72 0.25%
1967 550.37 0.24%
1966 549.04 0.29%
1965 547.47 0.35%
1964 545.55 0.41%
1963 543.33 0.43%
1962 541.01 0.39%
1961 538.88 0.32%
1960 537.16 0.25%
1959 535.82 0.22%
1958 534.62 0.26%
1957 533.21 0.38%
1956 531.19 0.56%
1955 528.23 0.81%
1954 524.00 1.11%
1953 518.27 1.45%
1952 510.86 1.83%
1951 501.69 2.24%
1950 490.68 0.00%