|19||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||73,599,190|
|105||Papua New Guinea||6,310,129|
|115||United Arab Emirates||5,314,317|
|117||Central African Republic||5,057,208|
|124||Congo, Republic of the||4,366,266|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3,879,296|
|158||Trinidad and Tobago||1,226,383|
|184||Sao Tome and Principe||183,176|
|189||Micronesia, Federated States of||106,487|
|192||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||103,537|
|196||Antigua and Barbuda||89,018|
|197||Isle of Man||85,421|
|206||Northern Mariana Islands||51,395|
|207||Saint Kitts and Nevis||50,726|
|209||Turks and Caicos Islands||46,335|
|213||British Virgin Islands||31,148|
|218||Wallis and Futuna||15,453|
|225||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||5,831|
|227||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||3,140|
|233||Holy See (Vatican City)||836|
|234||Cocos (Keeling) Islands||596|
|237||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, 2012See also: Population map
Myanmar population law raises fears for Rohingya minority
The Rakyat Post - 5/24/2015 10:40:06 AM
AFP pic Myanmar has enacted a population law that rights groups said on Sunday targets persecuted Rohingya Muslims, a minority group at the centre of a migration crisis that has seen thousands flee the country. Desperate Rohingya, together with Bangladeshi ...
Myanmar president signs off on population control law
TheSacramento Bee - 5/24/2015 11:01:35 AM
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Gear up for World Ethnic Day next month
Economic Times - 5/24/2015 7:12:31 AM
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What The U.S. Can Learn About Financial Inclusion From The Developing World
TechCrunch - 5/24/2015 10:25:47 AM
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Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 AM
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A Rubio campaign blueprint, for all the world to see
Washington Post - 5/24/2015 2:54:49 AM
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The New Indian Express - 5/24/2015 6:36:43 AM
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Goerie - 5/24/2015 4:06:24 AM
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Qatar - EAA attends World Education Forum
MENAFN - 5/24/2015 6:00:56 AM
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Rohingya Muslims found on boat rescued by Myanmar navy | Reuters
Firstpost - 5/24/2015 9:07:03 AM
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At forum, world help for Mideast urged
Arkansas Online - 5/24/2015 3:44:55 AM
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World polio watchdog concerned over challenges to eradicate virus
Dawn - 5/24/2015 7:55:28 AM
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Iraq warns terror ‘spillover’ will affect entire world
The Times of Israel - 5/24/2015 2:29:10 PM
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GCC food usage to top 49m tonnes by 2017
Trade Arabia - 5/24/2015 10:25:47 AM
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Myanmar president signs off on population law demanding mothers space their children 3 years apart
Daily News and Analysis - 5/24/2015 4:06:24 AM
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