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Bahamas Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 0.36 0.406 0.43
Global Rank 178th 177th 178th
Global Population Share 0.005% 0.005% 0.005%
Global Population Density 30 33.35 36.23
Global Population Density Rank 28th 30th 32nd
Average Life Expectancy 74.76 76.26 77.76
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 74th 83rd 89th
Fertility Rate 1.86 1.73 1.7
Fertility Rate Global Rank 146th 152nd 156th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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Bahamas Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 1 1.33%
Congenital birth defects 1 1.33%
Lower respiratory infections 1 1.33%
Neonatal infections 0 0%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 0 0%
Cardiovascular disease 1 1.33%
Cancers 0 0%
HIV/AIDS 31 41.33%
Drowning 1 1.33%
Diarrheal diseases 0 0%
Road accidents 1 1.33%
Homicide 1 1.33%
Fire 0 0%
Digestive diseases 1 1.33%

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Highlights of Bahamas BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • As per United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), average person in Bahamas gets their caloric supply from :
    • Carbohydrates : 57.83%57.83%
    • Fat : 37.12%37.12%
    • Animal protein : 9.22%9.22%
    • Plant protein : 4.94%4.94%
  • 9.11% increase in caloric supply : Currently Bahamas gets 2670/kilocalories per person per day worth of caloric supply when compared to 2447/kilocalories per person per day in Year 1961
  • Cereals & Grains, Meat and Sugar are three major diet compositions in Bahamas
  • Wheat, Rice and Maize are three major Cereal preferences in Bahamas
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in Bahamas average intake is 348.58 grams
  • Oranges & Mandarines, Grapefruit and Apples are three major Fruit Types Intake in Bahamas
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in Bahamas average Fruit intake is 764.08grams
  • In Bahamas, average male height is in the increasing trend and female height is in decreasing trend
  • 65.20% of population is suffering from obesity and this trend is continously increasing from last few years
  • Average Male BMI in Bahamas is in the range of obese and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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