Barbados Population Growth Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of Barbados population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Barbados in 2021 is 287,711, a 0.12% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Barbados in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Country Name 2021 Population Growth Rate
United States 332,915,073
Japan 126,050,804
Germany 83,900,473
United Kingdom 68,207,116
France 65,426,179
Italy 60,367,477
South Korea 51,305,186
Spain 46,745,216
Argentina 45,605,826
Canada 38,067,903
Poland 37,797,005
Saudi Arabia 35,340,683
Australia 25,788,215
Taiwan 23,855,010
Chile 19,212,361
Netherlands 17,173,099
Belgium 11,632,326
Greece 10,370,744
Portugal 10,167,925
Sweden 10,160,169
UAE 9,991,089
Hungary 9,634,164
Austria 9,043,070
Israel 8,789,774
Switzerland 8,715,494
Hong Kong 7,552,810
Singapore 5,896,686
Denmark 5,813,298
Finland 5,548,360
Norway 5,465,630
Oman 5,223,375
Ireland 4,982,907
New Zealand 4,860,643
Panama 4,381,579
Kuwait 4,328,550
Croatia 4,081,651
Uruguay 3,485,151
Qatar 2,930,528
Puerto Rico 2,828,255
Lithuania 2,689,862
Slovenia 2,078,724
Latvia 1,866,942
Bahrain 1,748,296
Trinidad and Tobago 1,403,375
Estonia 1,325,185
Cyprus 1,215,584
Macao 658,394
Luxembourg 634,814
Malta 442,784
Bahamas 396,913
Iceland 343,353
New Caledonia 288,218
Barbados 287,711
French Polynesia 282,530
Channel Islands 175,245
Guam 170,179
Curacao 164,798
Aruba 107,204
Seychelles 98,908
Antigua and Barbuda 98,731
Isle of Man 85,410
Andorra 77,355
Cayman Islands 66,497
Bermuda 62,090
Northern Mariana Islands 57,917
Greenland 56,877
Faroe Islands 49,049
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,412
Monaco 39,511
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,231
Liechtenstein 38,250
San Marino 34,017
Gibraltar 33,698
British Virgin Islands 30,421
Palau 18,169
Barbados - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2021 287,711 0.12%
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%