|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
Ageing population a worry, Xi holds review
The Tribune India - 5/29/2016 8:16:35 PM
... with the world’s biggest senior citizen population, China’s President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world’s most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent of the total ...
Xi holds review as China's old age population crosses 220 mln
Money Control - 5/29/2016 12:16:59 PM
... world's biggest senior citizen population, China's President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world's most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent of the total population.
Reader Comment: Bringing Together the World to Farm Fish for the Future
Twin Falls Times-News - 5/29/2016 6:11:55 AM
Fish are the primary source of animal protein in the diets of over 3 billion people. As the world’s population grows and incomes increase in developing countries, demand for fish and other seafood products is expected to double by 2030. To meet this ...
6 European Countries, 9 Days, 0 Planes
New York Times - 5/28/2016 10:59:26 AM
We traveled more than 3,000 miles from the Arctic Circle to the Atlantic Ocean in nine days, visiting six countries. We saw nine museums ... Kiruna and the reason for the city’s existence: the world’s largest iron-ore mine, which is slowly encroaching ...
Africa: LDCS - UN Conference On Least Developed Countries Opens in Turkey to Assess Progress Made Since 2011
AllAfrica - 5/28/2016 7:10:22 AM
Despite LDCs having 12.5 per cent of the world's population, their exports account for only 1.1 per cent of the global total," she noted. The category of least developed countries (LDCs) was officially established in 1971 by the UN General Assembly to ...
Syria rebels attacked by IS militants, government troops
Killeen Daily Herald - 5/28/2016 3:21:18 AM
World powers, including the United States and Russia which ... The war, now in its sixth year, has killed more than a quarter of a million people and displaced half the country's population. Azaz, which hosts tens of thousands of internally displaced ...
COHESION: Fighting diseases affecting the world's most vulnerable population
Eurek Alert - 5/27/2016 4:12:36 AM
Supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Swiss Development Cooperation, the COHESION project - which stands for COmmunity HEalth System InnovatiON - aims to assess the current management of NTDs and NCDs in these countries, to understand ...
Petro Countries on the Brink of Collapse as Oil Prices Remain at Ruinously Low Levels
Alter Net - 5/27/2016 4:55:33 AM
Given the youthfulness of the Saudi population—70% of its citizens are under ... the U.S. for its involvement in the Yom Kippur War, such countries have played an outsized role on the world stage, distorting international relations, and—in the Greater ...
Our Prospects against the Russians and Chinese in World War III
Global Research - 5/29/2016 2:58:38 AM
The US could not even defeat China, a Third World country at the time, in Korea 60 years ago ... An insouciant American population preoccupied with selfies and delusions of military prowess, while its crazed government picks a fight with Russia and ...
UW experts develop method for including migration uncertainty in population projections
E Science News - 5/28/2016 10:05:09 PM
For the first time, the researchers used a "probabilistic" model that draws on migration rates in each country and worldwide over the past 65 years, along with patterns of fertility and mortality, to project population around the world. The findings were ...
World may not let India do what China did 20 years ago: Michael Spencer
Live Mint - 5/27/2016 3:46:57 PM
It is fascinating that a country of 1.2 billion people is automating production faster than anyone else in the world, but the Chinese are looking at 15-20 years down the road, when their working-age population will be ageing, and will be declining at a ...
Brazil faces its ‘Nirbhaya’ crisis: 16-year-old raped by 33 men in Rio
Times of India - 5/27/2016 8:26:07 PM
SAO PAULO: With less than two months to go before the world's top athletes and hundreds of ... What is causing outrage in this country, where the women are 52% of the population, is the fact that the tweets, which have now been deleted, had more than ...
Discover the key factor of medical robots market growth in the emerging countries like Europe and Asia Pacific by 2020
Whatech - 5/27/2016 4:29:54 PM
and the Rest of the World (RoW). In the coming years, the medical robotics market is expected to witness the highest growth rate in Asia-Pacific. High growth in this region can be attributed to the rise in aging population, growing adoption of medical ...
Schensul: Wallking the walls of the world
North Jersey - 5/29/2016 1:18:25 AM
Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987 ... During the Qin Dynasty, which ended in 207 B.C., 20 percent of the country's population was forced to pitch in, and work in dangerous conditions around-the-clock — with countless casualties as a ...