|19||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||77,433,744|
|105||Papua New Guinea||6,552,730|
|112||United Arab Emirates||5,628,805|
|117||Central African Republic||5,277,959|
|124||Congo, Republic of the||4,662,446|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3,871,643|
|158||Trinidad and Tobago||1,223,916|
|184||Sao Tome and Principe||190,428|
|191||Micronesia, Federated States of||105,681|
|194||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||102,918|
|197||Antigua and Barbuda||91,295|
|198||Isle of Man||86,866|
|207||Saint Kitts and Nevis||51,538|
|208||Northern Mariana Islands||51,483|
|210||Turks and Caicos Islands||49,070|
|214||British Virgin Islands||32,680|
|220||Wallis and Futuna||15,561|
|226||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||5,716|
|228||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||2,840|
|234||Holy See (Vatican City)||842|
|235||Cocos (Keeling) Islands||596|
|238||Coral Sea Islands||0|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate from the US Bureau of the Census based on statistics from population censuses, vital statistics registration systems, or sample surveys pertaining to the recent past and on assumptions about future trends. The total population presents one overall measure of the potential impact of the country on the world and within its region. Note: Starting with the 1993 Factbook, demographic estimates for some countries (mostly African) have explicitly taken into account the effects of the growing impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These countries are currently: The Bahamas, Benin, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Population map
Nepal’s population to rise to 36 million by 2050
Himalayan Times - 9/3/2015 2:19:45 AM
The 2011 national census put the country’s population count at 26.5 million with the annual growth rate of 1.35 per cent. Nepal has is ranked 19th and 56th in Asia and the world, respectively, as far as population is concerned, while it would be 20th in ...
Rugby World Cup 2015: South Africa May Be Forced To Stay Home Due To Lack Of Black Players
The Inquisitr - 9/2/2015 2:56:44 AM
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Africa is projected to have just one low-income country by 2050 – report
Businessday - 9/2/2015 9:51:54 AM
And secondly, the benefits of this growth have not trickled down to the wider population. Today ... for meeting the food needs of the developing world, with particular emphasis on low-income countries and on the poorer groups in those countries.
The future is gray for the developed world
Japan Times - 9/1/2015 10:43:12 AM
During this period, the challenges of rapid societal aging will confront mainly the developed world. But, by 2040 some 55 countries will be struggling to manage an older population, with the U.S., China, Singapore, Thailand and Puerto Rico joining the ...
India’s Hindu population drops below 80 pct as Muslim ratio rises
Reuters - 9/2/2015 2:38:14 PM
Although population growth is slowing in all religious groups, India is still set to overtake China to become the world’s most populous country by 2022, according to a United Nations forecast. India’s population grew by almost a fifth during the period ...
Dream of TB Free World Achievable By Universal Coverage and Social Protection: WHO
Med India - 9/2/2015 6:10:00 AM
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These maps of the world's economies will make you forget about China
The Business Insider - 9/2/2015 6:10:00 AM
Here's the inflation map: HSBC But perhaps even more worrying for Russia is the country's demographic problem. Russia's working-age population growth is expected to stay stagnant while accelerating in the rest of the world.
The Shocking Way Plastic Impacts the World’s Bird Population
onegreenplanet.org - 9/1/2015 11:47:37 AM
By the 1990s, researchers had identified plastic in the stomachs of more than 35 percent of the world’s seabird species ... we’re also able to do our part each day. Certain countries are making moves to ban non-biodegradable plastic bags.
An open letter to the President, Prime Minister and all Leaders. On behalf of the Country’s Largest Minority
Lankaweb - 9/2/2015 9:11:57 PM
As such, world views and perceptions on what it means to ... have unanimously agreed that near 20% of our population in this plight form the country’s biggest minority. Legal Provisions but Failed Promises Laws and regulations made in 2006 October ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 AM
Redditor TeaDranks has created a super-interesting cartogram in which the size of each country is apportioned according to population. Suddenly, the largest countries in the world don't look so mighty — Russia and Canada, we're looking at you. What's ...
Pakistan among countries most vulnerable to greenhouse gases’
The Express Tribune - 9/2/2015 8:21:50 PM
KARACHI: Pakistan is among the top 10 countries highly vulnerable to greenhouse gases and other emissions. This makes the population highly susceptible ... “In the developed world, we see that the focus is on non-communicable diseases.
Africa projected to have one low income country by 2050
biznisafrica.co.za - 9/1/2015 7:25:45 PM
Most African countries that today are considered low income will transition ... As the second-fastest growing region in the world, Africa has enjoyed robust economic growth in recent years. However, that progress has not been enough to make up for the ...
How Many Trees Are There In The World? Scientists Have A New Estimate And It’s Way More Than They Thought
International Business Times - 9/2/2015 1:05:11 PM
Crowther became obsessed with trying to count the Earth’s trees when he noticed mismatched guesses for global tree population in the field. Earlier estimates suggested there may be around 400 billion trees in the world ... than 50 countries on every ...
Transforming our World - insights into the coming revolution by Felix Dodds
Travel Mole - 9/1/2015 11:29:08 PM
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Merkel: Refugee flood means ‘world sees Germany as country of hope’
Bradenton Herald - 8/31/2015 7:26:56 PM
“The world sees Germany as a country of hope and of chances ... Eventually immigrants age and become part of the graying population crisis. But they are a short-term help in dealing with a population that is aging and declining to the point that he ...