Bahamas population 402,836 (live)

The population of Bahamas is expected to grow by 4,000 in 2018 and reach 403,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 1,000 people yearly. On average there are 5,572 births and 2,615 deaths in Bahamas per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.74 percent per year. The population density of Bahamas has changed from 21.0 in 1980 to 39.1 in 2016.

Current population 402,836 people at present (Sunday 16th of December 2018)
Median Age 35.2 years
Life expectancy 75.8 years
Population density 39.9 per km2
Population of Bahamas from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 399,000 4,000 (1.0%) 1,000 35.2 1.75 40 332,000 (83.1%)
2017 395,000 3,768 (1.0%) 1,000 35.0 1.76 40 328,000 (83.0%)
2016 391,232 4,394 (1.1%) 1,000 34.6 1.77 39 324,531 (83.0%)
2015 386,838 4,669 (1.2%) 1,000 34.3 1.78 39 320,588 (82.9%)
2010 360,832 5,976 (1.7%) 1,934 32.8 1.87 36 297,863 (82.5%)
2005 329,249 6,723 (2.0%) 2,873 31.1 1.86 33 270,906 (82.3%)
2000 297,890 4,318 (1.5%) 3,097 29.2 2.07 30 244,297 (82.0%)
1995 280,150 4,255 (1.5%) -619 27.6 2.51 28 226,812 (81.0%)
1990 256,336 4,487 (1.8%) -79 26.5 2.64 26 204,654 (79.8%)
1985 234,687 4,672 (2.0%) -220 25.4 2.86 23 179,944 (76.7%)
1980 210,661 4,629 (2.2%) 36 24.6 2.99 21 153,997 (73.1%)
1975 188,882 3,783 (2.0%) 558 24.3 3.23 19 132,250 (70.0%)
1970 169,354 5,106 (3.0%) 177 23.9 3.53 17 113,068 (66.8%)
1965 140,054 6,356 (4.5%) 2,816 23.6 4.06 14 88,714 (63.3%)
1960 109,528 5,580 (4.9%) 2,871 24.0 4.50 11 65,401 (59.7%)

In 2017 the population of Bahamas was 395,000 and the average age increased from 24.0 in 1960 to 35.0. Urban population has increased from 244,297 (82.0%) in 2000 to 332,000 (83.1%) in the current year. The population density of Bahamas has changed from 21.0 in 1980 to 39.1 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 407,000 4,000 (1.0%) 1,000 35.7 1.74 41 339,000 (83.3%)
2025 425,000 4,000 (0.9%) 1,000 37.2 1.71 42 356,000 (83.8%)
2030 440,000 3,000 (0.7%) 1,000 38.6 1.70 44 371,000 (84.4%)
2035 452,000 2,000 (0.4%) 1,000 39.9 1.70 45 384,000 (85.0%)
2040 461,000 1,000 (0.2%) 1,000 41.1 1.70 46 396,000 (85.7%)
2045 469,000 2,000 (0.4%) 1,000 42.0 1.71 47 405,000 (86.4%)
2050 475,000 1,000 (0.2%) 1,000 42.9 1.72 47 413,000 (87.0%)

Total Bahamas population should reach 407,000 by 2020 and should increase to 475,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 80.7 (78.5 years for male and 83.1 years for females). Population density will go up to 47.4 people per square kilometer.

Bahamas demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 1.01% (3,768 residents, including 2,486 deaths). The demographics of Bahamas constitutes of 204,000 women and 196,000 men, which means there are 961 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 27.1% of population (108,049) is 19 or younger, 63.1% of population (251,689) is between age 20 and 64 and 9.3% of population (37,227) is over 65.

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