|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
MORGAN STANLEY: It is 'under appreciated' how devastating the world's ageing population could be for the global economy
The Business Insider - 10/20/2016 4:32:43 AM
Based on United Nations projections,global working age population growth will decelerate further. To put this in perspective, these demographic headwinds will impact countries that account for 64% of the world’s GDP in PPP terms and 78% in nominal GDP ...
Central African Republic worst country in the world for young people – study
Reuters - 10/20/2016 11:09:25 PM
Sub-Saharan Africa continued to have the lowest levels of youth development in the world ... The 10 countries that score lowest on the index are all from sub-Saharan Africa – the only region where the size of its youth population has not peaked.
Project to increase wild tiger population
The Hindu - 10/21/2016 12:13:50 AM
The ‘Project C.A.T — Conserving acres for Tigers’ by Discovery Communications and NGO World Wildlife Fund (WWF) aims to conserve the wild tiger population ... across all 13 tiger range countries, with rigorous scientific analysis and monitoring ...
UN urges greater investment in the world's 10-year-old girls
FOX News - 10/20/2016 7:27:30 PM
The State of World Population 2016 launched Thursday says more than half the world's 60 million 10-year-old girls live in countries considered to have the worst gender equality and are less likely than boys to finish school and more likely to be forced to ...
The World’s Ten Most Unstable Countries
News Week - 10/20/2016 6:12:56 AM
While the economy has grown rapidly, poverty remains the rule as the population also booms. The agricultural basis of the economy makes Ethiopia susceptible to drought. State-dominated industries mean it competes poorly with the outside world. The country ...
Global Fixed Broadband Market Trends, Statistics and Progress - 43% of the world's population had regular access to the Internet in 2015
Yahoo Finance - 10/20/2016 2:59:40 AM
In 2015 a study by the ITU found that only 43% of the world's population had regular access to the Internet. By mid 2015 there were 148 countries which had a national broadband network plan or strategy in place. Fibre networks have become a key investment ...
South Sudan : Drought, hunger add to country's woes
pulse.ng - 10/20/2016 2:48:20 PM
The World Food Programme (WFP) warns that as many as 4.8 million people ? about 40 percent of the country?s population -- were going hungry and that the situation would only get worse. The Famine Early Warning System Network (Fews Net) last month said some ...
CAR worst country in the world
Vanguard - 10/21/2016 9:25:01 AM
The Central African Republic, CAR, is the worst country in the world to be a young person ... all from sub-Saharan Africa – the only region where the size of its youth population has not peaked. Nigeria is not among the 10. According to U.N. estimates ...
AGAIN, A CASE FOR POPULATION CONTROL
This Day Live - 10/20/2016 11:09:25 PM
the United Nations projection is that in 20 years’ time Nigeria’s population could reach a staggering 300 million from the present estimate of 180 million. In fact Nigeria is today rated among the fastest growing countries of the world. Ordinarily this ...
Britain fourth best country in world to be young person, survey reveals
Evening Express - 10/20/2016 11:16:34 PM
At the other end of the spectrum, young people in the Central African Republic had the poorest life chances of the 183 countries surveyed. With the world’s youth population at an all time high of 1.8 billion people, the Commonwealth warned that ...
Estonia one of the most obese countries in the EU
estonianworld.com - 10/20/2016 11:45:12 PM
According to the European statistics bureau, Eurostat, Estonia is one of the most obese nations in the European Union with 20.4% of the population aged 18 and ... of obese women was greater than men in 11 countries: Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia ...
data.world Named NTIS Joint Venture Partner to Improve Use of Federal Data
TMCnet.com - 10/21/2016 1:35:34 PM
“Open data concerning the nation’s economy, population, and environment is a major transformative force, and has the potential to solve some of our country’s hardest problems,” said Brett Hurt, co-founder and CEO of data.world. “data.world looks ...
These 10 Countries Will Have the World's Biggest Populations By 2050
Bloomberg - 8/18/2015 5:59:09 AM
The continent will claim three of the world's 10 most populous countries in 2050, according to projections released Tuesday by the Population Reference Bureau in Washington. The largest of those, Nigeria, will be just 1 million people shy of the U.S.'s ...
World population projected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050
UN News Centre - 6/13/2013 9:07:23 PM
The report, World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision, notes that the population of developed regions will remain largely unchanged at around 1.3 billion from now until 2050. In contrast, the 49 least developed countries are projected to double in ...
Hundreds of Black Panthers from around the world are expected in Oakland, California, for a conference this week
Associated Press - 10/21/2016 1:35:34 PM
Hundreds of Panthers from around the world are expected in Oakland for a four-day conference ... And Oakland, once a heavily black city, is losing its African-American population as soaring home prices propelled by the technology boom drive out poorer ...