Population Density rose 2.09 % to 1,729 km per capita in Bahrain in 2015

Population Density (km per capita)
Agriculture | Bahrain | July 15, 2018
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Population density reached 1,729 km per capita in 2015 in Bahrain, according to Faostat. This is 2.09 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, population density in Bahrain reached an all time high of 1,753 km per capita in 2013 and an all time low of 243 km per capita in 1961. When compared to Bahrain's main peers, population density in Iran amounted to 75.0 km per capita, 182 km per capita in Kuwait, 176 km per capita in Qatar and 13.2 km per capita in Saudi Arabia in 2015.

Bahrain has been ranked 5th within the group of 179 countries we follow in terms of population density, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Population Density Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Bahrain km per capita 1,568 1,647 1,701 1,734 1,753
Iran km per capita 69.4 71.3 73.1 75.0 76.9
Iraq km per capita 45.2 45.7 46.3 46.9 47.6
Jordan km per capita 66.6 68.1 69.6 71.2 72.8
Kuwait km per capita 160 168 175 182 189
Pakistan km per capita 221 225 229 232 236
Qatar km per capita 135 151 165 177 187
Saudi Arabia km per capita 12.5 12.7 12.9 13.2 13.4
Turkmenistan km per capita 10.6 10.7 10.9 11.0 11.2
United Arab Emirates km per capita 92.3 101 107 110 112
Yemen km per capita 42.1 43.1 44.1 45.2 46.2