Barbados Population

Population now

287,809
  • World: 174th
  • Caribbean: 8th
Male:139,000(48.43 %)
Female:148,000(51.57 %)
Births in 2021:2,468
Deaths in 2021:2,126

Life expectancy & Rates (2021)

Male:77.96 years
Female:80.58 years
Total:79.31 years
Median Age:39.83 years
Birth Rate:10.60
Death Rate:9.13
Growth Rate:0.16 %
Fertility Rate:1.63

Population Data Graphs

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  • Birth & Death rate
  • Life expectancy
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  • Population structure (mid 2021)
  • Urbanization

Barbados Population History

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
1960231k103k128k0.811.82%30.5610.834.3364.4761.5966.6621.3736.78%535.92
1961232k104k128k0.811.87%29.9710.444.3165.2062.3467.3621.1036.85%537.63
1962233k105k128k0.821.90%29.2510.104.2765.8362.9967.9720.8036.92%539.75
1963234k106k128k0.831.90%28.409.804.2066.3863.5568.5120.4337.00%542.06
1964235k107k127k0.841.87%27.419.544.0966.8664.0469.0020.0337.07%544.28
1965235k108k127k0.851.82%26.359.343.9667.2864.4669.4319.6637.14%546.20
1966236k109k127k0.861.75%25.269.183.8167.6364.8169.8119.6537.21%547.77
1967237k110k127k0.871.68%24.229.053.6467.9365.1170.1419.7637.29%549.09
1968237k111k127k0.871.60%23.278.963.4668.1965.3770.4319.9237.36%550.44
1969238k111k127k0.881.53%22.458.893.2868.4265.6170.7020.0737.43%552.10
1970239k112k127k0.891.46%21.748.833.1168.6565.8370.9720.1837.55%554.28
1971240k113k127k0.891.40%21.128.792.9568.8966.0771.2520.7437.81%557.06
1972242k114k127k0.91.35%20.568.752.7969.1566.3471.5521.2338.07%560.36
1973243k116k127k0.911.30%20.028.712.6569.4466.6371.8821.7038.33%563.97
1974245k117k128k0.911.25%19.508.682.5169.7666.9672.2422.1938.59%567.62
1975246k118k129k0.921.20%19.028.642.3970.1167.3472.6222.6938.86%571.12
1976248k118k129k0.911.16%18.598.602.2970.5167.7873.0122.8039.12%574.44
1977249k119k130k0.911.13%18.258.562.2070.9368.2673.4022.9739.38%577.58
1978250k119k131k0.911.11%17.998.542.1271.3668.7673.7823.1539.65%580.52
1979251k119k132k0.91.09%17.818.512.0671.8069.2874.1323.2739.91%583.18
1980252k120k133k0.91.09%17.708.482.0072.2269.7974.4423.3540.10%585.60
1981253k120k133k0.91.09%17.628.441.9672.6270.2774.7323.7539.83%587.70
1982254k121k133k0.91.09%17.538.401.9272.9870.7174.9924.1139.55%589.52
1983255k121k134k0.911.09%17.428.341.8973.3071.0975.2324.4939.28%591.16
1984255k122k134k0.911.09%17.278.281.8673.5971.4175.4524.8839.01%592.80
1985256k122k134k0.911.08%17.088.201.8373.8371.6875.6625.3038.74%594.58
1986257k123k134k0.921.08%16.868.111.8174.0371.8975.8625.6838.46%596.54
1987258k124k134k0.921.07%16.638.021.7874.2172.0576.0526.1038.19%598.65
1988259k124k135k0.921.07%16.417.931.7774.3772.2076.2426.5437.92%600.87
1989260k125k135k0.931.07%16.197.841.7574.5372.3476.4426.9737.65%603.15
1990261k126k135k0.931.06%15.997.761.7474.7072.4976.6427.3737.37%605.42
1991262k126k136k0.931.05%15.787.691.7374.8972.6776.8527.9437.01%607.67
1992263k127k136k0.931.04%15.577.621.7375.1072.8777.0828.5136.64%609.94
1993264k127k137k0.931.03%15.367.571.7375.3373.1177.3329.0836.28%612.24
1994265k127k137k0.931.01%15.137.521.7375.5873.3877.5829.6335.92%614.60
1995266k128k138k0.930.99%14.907.491.7375.8573.6977.8330.1635.57%617.06
1996267k128k139k0.930.96%14.677.471.7376.1374.0178.0930.6735.21%619.60
1997268k129k139k0.930.94%14.467.471.7476.4174.3578.3331.1834.86%622.24
1998269k129k140k0.930.91%14.277.481.7576.6874.6878.5631.6834.50%624.91
1999270k130k140k0.930.88%14.107.511.7676.9374.9978.7632.1834.15%627.50
2000272k130k141k0.920.85%13.937.551.7877.1675.2778.9432.6633.83%629.97
2001273k131k142k0.920.81%13.787.611.7977.3675.5379.0933.0833.63%632.25
2002273k131k142k0.920.77%13.627.681.7977.5375.7579.2233.4433.43%634.40
2003274k132k143k0.920.74%13.467.751.8077.6875.9379.3333.7833.23%636.49
2004275k132k143k0.920.69%13.277.841.8077.8176.0979.4334.1133.04%638.71
2005276k133k144k0.920.65%13.077.921.7977.9276.2379.5034.4732.84%641.12
2006277k133k144k0.920.60%12.848.011.7878.0176.3579.5734.8432.65%643.80
2007279k134k145k0.920.55%12.588.101.7678.1076.4679.6435.2232.45%646.64
2008280k134k146k0.920.50%12.318.191.7478.1876.5879.7035.5932.26%649.53
2009281k135k146k0.920.45%12.038.281.7178.2776.6979.7635.9432.06%652.21
2010282k135k147k0.920.40%11.758.371.6978.3676.8179.8236.2731.87%654.60
2011283k136k147k0.920.36%11.498.451.6778.4676.9379.8836.6031.70%656.58
2012284k136k147k0.930.32%11.268.541.6578.5577.0579.9536.9331.55%658.24
2013284k137k148k0.930.28%11.078.631.6378.6377.1580.0137.2831.43%659.62
2014285k137k148k0.930.25%10.928.711.6278.7277.2580.0837.6531.33%660.85
2015285k138k148k0.930.23%10.818.791.6178.8077.3580.1538.0131.25%662.00
2016286k138k148k0.930.21%10.738.871.6178.8977.4580.2338.3431.19%663.10
2017286k138k148k0.930.19%10.688.941.6278.9877.5680.3138.6431.16%664.11
2018287k139k148k0.940.18%10.659.001.6279.0877.6880.3938.9131.15%665.06
2019287k139k148k0.940.18%10.659.001.6279.0877.6880.3939.1931.16%665.95
2020287k139k148k0.940.16%10.609.131.6379.3177.9680.5839.5131.19%665.89
2021288k139k148k0.940.16%10.609.131.6379.3177.9680.5839.8331.25%668.21

Barbados Population Projections

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YearTotalMaleFemaleSex RatioGrowth rateBirth rateDeath rateFerti­lity rate
Life exp., total
Life expectancy
Life exp., maleLife exp., femaleMedian AgeUrbani­zation
Density, people / km2
Density, people/km2
2022288k140k148k0.950.14%10.579.281.6479.5878.2780.8140.0431.32%668.21
2023288k140k148k0.950.13%10.559.351.6479.7178.4380.9240.3631.43%668.21
2024289k140k149k0.940.12%10.549.431.6579.8578.5881.0440.6931.55%670.53
2025289k140k149k0.940.11%10.529.501.6579.9878.7481.1540.9331.69%670.53
2026289k140k149k0.940.09%10.499.601.6580.1378.8981.3041.1131.86%670.53
2027289k141k149k0.950.08%10.469.701.6680.2879.0581.4441.3632.06%670.53
2028289k141k149k0.950.06%10.449.811.6680.4279.2081.5941.5832.27%670.53
2029289k141k148k0.950.05%10.419.911.6780.5779.3681.7341.8532.51%670.53
2030289k141k148k0.950.04%10.3810.011.6780.7279.5181.8842.0432.77%670.53
2031289k141k148k0.950.02%10.3110.151.6780.8779.6682.0242.3433.06%670.53
2032289k141k148k0.95?10.2510.291.6781.0279.8282.1642.5233.37%670.53
2033289k141k148k0.95-0.02%10.1810.431.6881.1679.9782.3042.7033.71%670.53
2034289k141k148k0.95-0.04%10.1210.571.6881.3180.1382.4442.9134.07%670.53
2035289k141k148k0.95-0.06%10.0510.711.6881.4680.2882.5843.2134.45%670.53
2036289k141k148k0.95-0.08%9.9610.881.6881.6080.4482.7043.4334.86%670.53
2037288k141k147k0.96-0.11%9.8711.051.6881.7480.6082.8243.5135.27%668.21
2038288k141k147k0.96-0.13%9.7711.221.6981.8780.7582.9443.8435.69%668.21
2039287k141k147k0.96-0.15%9.6811.391.6982.0180.9183.0644.0336.11%665.89
2040287k140k146k0.96-0.17%9.5911.561.6982.1581.0783.1844.3336.52%665.89
2041286k140k146k0.96-0.19%9.5111.721.6982.2881.2383.3044.4436.95%663.57
2042285k140k145k0.97-0.21%9.4311.891.6982.4281.3883.4244.6937.37%661.25
2043284k140k145k0.97-0.22%9.3412.051.7082.5581.5483.5344.7737.79%658.93
2044283k139k144k0.97-0.24%9.2612.221.7082.6981.6983.6544.9738.22%656.61
2045283k139k144k0.97-0.26%9.1812.381.7082.8281.8583.7745.3638.65%656.61
2046282k138k143k0.97-0.27%9.1512.511.7082.9582.0083.8945.5739.08%654.29
2047280k138k142k0.97-0.28%9.1212.641.7083.0882.1584.0045.5139.51%649.65
2048279k138k142k0.97-0.29%9.0812.771.7183.2182.2984.1245.8739.95%647.33
2049278k137k141k0.97-0.30%9.0512.901.7183.3482.4484.2346.0340.38%645.01
2050277k137k140k0.98-0.31%9.0213.031.7183.4782.5984.3546.2040.82%642.69

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