Bhutan Population 2022


Bhutan map
  • The current population of Bhutan is estimated at 788,294 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Bhutan represent 0.01% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Bhutan is 19.4 inhabitants per km2.
  • Bhutan is located in Asia.
  • Bhutan ranks number 165 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Bhutan is 27.5090° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is 90.4130° E.
  • The median age in Bhutan is 28.2 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Bhutan is 3,750 BTN per month, around $48 USD per month.
  • The countries that Bhutan shares its land boundary with are China and India.

Bhutan

Official name Kingdom of Bhutan
Location Asia
Capital Thimphu
Population 788,294 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 19.4/km2
Area 38,394 km2 (14,824.00 sq mi)
Official language Dzongkha
Currency Ngultrum (BTN) and Indian rupee (INR)
Life expectancy 72.50 years
Internet TLD .bt
Call code +975

Cities in Bhutan ordered by Population

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

Bhutan

# City Population 2022
1 Thimphu 100,057
2 Punakha 21,818
3 Tsirang 18,925
4 Phuntsholing 17,282
5 Pemagatshel 14,061
6 Sarpang 10,528
7 Samdrup Jongkhar 7,616
8 Wangdue Phodrang 7,590
9 Samtse 5,549
10 Jakar 4,871
11 Pajo 3,061
12 Trashi Yangtse 3,055
13 Mongar 3,003
14 Tsimasham 2,888
15 Trongsa 2,848

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