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Bahrain: Population by nationality (Bahraini/ non-Bahraini), sex and age groups (2010)

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Bahrainis Non-Bahrainis Total
males females total males females total males females total
0 – 4 32,477 31,261 63,738 12,760 12,522 25,282 45,237 43,783 89,020
5 – 9 30,277 28,735 59,012 12,288 11,625 23,913 42,565 40,360 82,925
10 – 14 29,842 28,342 58,184 9,049 8,425 17,474 38,891 36,767 75,658
15 – 19 30,522 29,135 59,657 6,800 6,256 13,056 37,322 35,391 72,713
20 – 24 28,259 26,617 54,876 38,110 19,416 57,526 66,369 46,033 112,402
25 – 29 24,671 23,488 48,159 102,158 31,915 134,073 126,829 55,403 182,232
30 – 34 21,096 20,978 42,074 90,272 29,102 119,374 111,368 50,080 161,448
35 – 39 16,561 17,326 33,887 74,034 23,808 97,842 90,595 41,134 131,729
40 – 44 16,048 17,283 33,331 55,329 17,536 72,865 71,377 34,819 106,196
45 – 49 15,839 17,122 32,961 36,464 12,046 48,510 52,303 29,168 81,471
50 – 54 13,324 14,164 27,488 26,267 6,820 33,087 39,591 20,984 60,575
55 – 59 10,504 8,894 19,398 12,540 3,211 15,751 23,044 12,105 35,149
60 – 64 6,489 5,568 12,057 3,529 1,233 4,762 10,018 6,801 16,819
65 – 69 4,062 4,228 8,290 878 458 1,336 4,940 4,686 9,626
70 – 74 3,322 3,731 7,053 364 302 666 3,686 4,033 7,719
75 + 3,946 4,288 8,234 333 322 655 4,279 4,610 8,889
Total 287,239 281,160 568,399 481,175 184,997 666,172 768,414 466,157 1,234,571

Source: Central Informatics Organisation (CIO) – Bahrain

ANNEXED NOTE

1. Technical Notes and Definitions

The table provides population figures at the date of 2010′ census by sex and age groups
Reference period for Census 2010 is April 27th, 2010.
Population of reference: all individuals (nationals and non-nationals) present within Bahrain’s borders during time of reference, be they permanent or temporary residents.
Nationality of the person is defined by the passport used to enter the country. A Non-Bahrainis is considered as such depending on the passport used to enter the country (or obtain the visa)
Age is defined as the time span between the date of birth and the date of the census expressed in complete years

2. Institution which provides data

Central Informatics Organization, known prior to 2001 as the “Central Statistics Organisation” under the Ministry of Cabinet Affairs

3. Data availability

This data is available on the Central Informatics Organisation (CIO) website. For the Arabic version: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/cio_ara/default.aspx). For the English version: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/CIO_ENG/Default.aspx)
Most censuses will break down the population by nationality and sex, and are published in PDF format
For the 1981 census data: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/cio_ara/English/Publications/Statistical%20Abstract/ABS2008/Ch2/2A.pdf)
For 1991 census data: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/cio_ara/English/Publications/Statistical%20Abstract/ABS2008/Ch2/2B.pdf)
For the 2001 census data: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/cio_ara/English/Publications/Statistical%20Abstract/ABS2008/Ch2/2C.pdf)
For the 2010 census data: (http://www.cio.gov.bh/cio_ara/English/Publications/Census/Population/1.pdf)
The 1981 and 1991 data can be found in the Statistical Abstract 2000, Population section. The 2001 data can be found in the Statistical Abstract 2002, Population section.
http://www.cio.gov.bh/CIO_ENG/SubDetailed.aspx?subcatid=119
The full 2010 census data can be found on both the CIO website and its separate website, found here: (http://www.census2010.gov.bh/index.php)

Data of access: July 2014