Bahrain

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 115,614
1960 162,501
1970 213,102
1980 359,902
1990 495,944
2000 666,855
2010 1,261,319
2020 1,486,111
2025 1,570,590
2050 1,821,834
2075 1,778,102
2100 1,602,164
source: UN - WPP 2015 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name The Kingdom of Bahrain
Capital Manama
Region Western Asia
ISO code BH
Statistical agency Central Informatics Organization


Administrative units

governoratenative nameadministrative center [native name]area in
sq.km.
population
2001-04-07
census
population
2010-04-27
census
Capital Governorateمحافظة العاصمة 37.53163,696329,510
Central Governorateالمحافظة الوسطى‎ 84.75167,691326,305
Muharraq Governorateمحافظة المحرق 56.13103,576189,114
Northern Governorateالمحافظة الشمالية 140.79166,824276,949
Southern Governorateالمحافظة الجنوبية 438.3044,764101,456
total  757.50650,6041,234,571
source: Central Informatics Organization, Bahrain.
note: The 2010 total includes 11,237 non stated persons.

Main cities

namenative namepopulation
2001-04-07
census
latitude /
longitude
Al Manāmahالمنامة143,03526.19/50.50
Muharraqالمحرق91,30726.25/50.61
Riffaالرفاع79,55026.13/50.55
Hamad Townمدينة حمد52,71826.12/50.50
source: Kingdom of Bahrain.