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329,988 people live in the Bahamas (2017). The Bahamas have a low population density. The population density is 24 inhabitants per square kilometer.
Natural population growth is 0.81%. (2017)
Birth rate per 1,000 population is 15.3 (2017)
Mortality rate per 1,000 population is 7.2 (2017)
Life expectancy is 72.6 years - men 70.2 and women 75.1 years (2017)
Whites 5% (Most have a British background)
Other 5% (Asians and mixed breeds)
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English is the official language in the Bahamas. The population also speaks Creole, especially immigrants from Haiti.
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The major religions in the Bahamas are Baptism (32%), Anglican (20%), Roman Catholicism (19%), Methodism (6%) and other Protestants (6%).
Macculla, P.E. / Bahamas
Baker, C.P. / Bahamas
CIA - World Factbook
BBC - Country ProfilesLast updated June 2020
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