Indians in Bahrain 2023

India has the largest diaspora in the world and as per the Ministry of External Affairs, there are 3.2 Crores or 32 million Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) residing outside India.

As per the Ministry of External Affairs report, there are 326,658 (3.26 Lakh) Indians residing in Bahrain. 

  • Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) – 323,292
  • Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) – 3366

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Indians Expats in Bahrain

Indians expats are the largest in numbers and make around 30% of the Bahrain population & approx population of Indians in Bahrain as of 2023 is 3.5 Lakh.  The majority of these originate from the south Indian states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra & Andhra Pradesh.

Professionals like engineers, doctors, chartered accountants, scientists, software experts, management consultants, architects, skilled workers like technicians and nurses, semi-skilled workers, retail traders, and businessmen mainly constitute the Indian community.

Religion of Indian population in Bahrain

Indian expats consisting of a number of Muslims, Christians, Hindus, and Sikhs. Muslims account for the largest number of expatriates in Bahrain. Christians, Hindus, and Sikhs are also in good numbers.

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Indian Population in Bahrain 2023