Barbados

Census Results


1946-04-09
1960-04-07 232,327
1970-04-07 236,891
1980-05-12 247,129
1990-05-02 260,491
2000-05-01 268,792
2010-05-02 277,821

General Information


Official name Barbados
Official name [native] Barbados «English»
Capital Bridgetown
Capital [native]
Region the Caribbean
ISO code BB
Statistical agency Barbados Statistical Service (BSS)

Name in Chinese 巴巴多斯
Name in Arabic بربادوس
Name in Spanish Barbados
Name in Russian Барбадос
Name in French Barbade (la)

Administrative units

parishcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1990-05-02
census
population
2010-05-02
census
Christ ChurchOistins5747,05054,336
Saint AndrewGreenland366,3465,139
Saint GeorgeBulkeley4417,90519,767
Saint JamesHoletown3121,00028,498
Saint JohnFour Roads3410,2068,963
Saint JosephBathsheba267,6196,620
Saint LucyCrab Hill369,4559,758
Saint MichaelBridgetown3997,51688,529
Saint PeterSpeightstown3411,26311,300
Saint PhilipCrane6020,54030,662
Saint ThomasHillaby3411,59014,249
total 432260,491277,821
source: Barbados Statistical Service; 2005 numbers based on 1990 census.
note: the 2010 census numbers are based on an enumerated 226,193 plus an undercount of 18% (49,115 people) and 2,513 people institutionalized.
note: the capitals mentioned are the former capitals, nothing is known of current seats.