Bahrain Population 2022

Bahrain map
  • The current population of Bahrain is estimated at 1,820,939 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Bahrain represent 0.02% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Bahrain is 1,912 inhabitants per km2.
  • Bahrain is located in Asia.
  • Bahrain ranks number 152 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Bahrain is 26.2009° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 50.6060° E.
  • The median age in Bahrain is 32.50 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Bahrain 300 BHD per month for the public sector workers. Around 790 USD per month.
  • The countries that Bahrain shares its land boundary with are not existent (has just maritime borders with Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Iran).


Official name Kingdom of Bahrain
Location Asia
Capital 1,913
Population 1,820,939 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 1,912/km2
Area 785 km2 (303.09 sq mi)
Official language Arabic
Currency Bahraini dinar (BHD)
Life expectancy 73.50 years
Internet TLD .bh
Call code +973

Cities in Bahrain ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Bahrain. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).


# City Population 2022
1 Manama 149,442
2 Al Muharraq 98,627
3 Ar Rifa' 80,409
4 Dar Kulayb 66,265
5 Madinat Hamad 53,609
6 Madinat `Isa 38,418
7 Sitrah 38,116
8 Jidd Hafs 32,014

Other Countries from Asia Ranked by Population

Country Name Population 2022 Population density
China 1,450,158,659 145/km2
India 1,383,820,649 417/km2
Indonesia 276,736,832 142/km2
Bangladesh 167,903,853 1,108/km2
Japan 125,553,305 332/km2
Iran 85,971,815 49/km2
South Korea 51,381,320 507/km2
Iraq 42,001,087 83/km2
Afghanistan 40,697,213 48.57/km2
Malaysia 33,170,971 98/km2
North Korea 25,807,433 213/km2
Kazakhstan 19,195,356 64/km2
Cambodia 17,379,688 87.3/km2
Jordan 10,911,635 114/km2
Israel 9,310,348 432/km2
Laos 7,409,511 27/km2
Lebanon 6,797,875 560/km2
Kyrgyzstan 6,730,103 27.5/km2
Kuwait 4,490,130 201/km2
Georgia 3,774,173 57.6/km2