Barbados

Decennial Population

year population est.
1950 210,995
1960 230,858
1970 238,616
1980 248,784
1990 259,336
2000 267,190
2010 280,396
2020 294,366
2025 300,598
2050 314,227
2075 316,879
2100 315,792
source: UN - WPP 2012 Revision (medium).

General Information


Official name Barbados
Capital Bridgetown
Region the Caribbean
ISO code BB
Statistical agency Barbados Statistical Service (BSS)


Administrative units

parishcapitalarea in
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.