|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
South Korea will take lead in life expectancy by 2030, study predicts
CNN - 2/21/2017 11:27:00 PM
The two time points help define when lifespans in a population are extending due to improvements ... "The US spends more of its budget on health care than any other country in the world. Some say this is due to the huge amount of inequality," she said.
Amid War, Ukraine’s Population Continues to Dwindle
The Foundry - 2/21/2017 8:49:31 PM
Ukraine’s life expectancy gender gap and its overall population decline reflect a demographic crisis that emerged throughout the former Soviet Union after its breakup. Among the 10 countries in the world with the fewest men per women, seven are former ...
BRAZIL SUFFERS FROM DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY MORE THAN ANY OTHER LATIN AMERICAN COUNTRY
plus55.com - 2/24/2017 1:22:08 PM
While Latin American countries suffer from more depression than the global average, nearly half of the world’s depressed population actually lives in Asia. But depression remains a growing threat across the globe. The latest numbers represent an increase ...
China's Aging Population Becoming More Of A Problem
Forbes - 2/22/2017 8:16:42 AM
In fact, they are getting older faster than anywhere else in the world. And the Chinese government has a very weak safety net to cover for them all. According to the United Nations, China is ageing more rapidly than almost any country in recent history.
Somalia: World Bank Hosts Discussion on Country Health Status Note
satprnews.com - 2/24/2017 2:59:22 AM
Country Representative for the World Bank. The report highlights the urgency to improve Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP) outcomes in Somalia that currently rank almost at the bottom globally, the importance of strengthening the nascent country ...
The specter of famine: An impending crisis, made worse by war
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 2/24/2017 10:01:42 AM
Beyond what are appalling conditions in certain parts of the world ... in the wars in the countries concerned. Somalia, in addition to two running years of drought, has been a scene of U.S. military involvement since late 1992. Its population of 10 ...
Where the world’s refugees live
Washington Post - 2/22/2017 6:10:50 PM
The United States is the third-largest country in the world, according to estimates from the CIA World Factbook. Our relatively small population of refugees and our relatively large overall population means that the United States has one of the lower ...
39% of the World’s Population Does Not Have a Bank Account
medium.com - 2/23/2017 10:20:12 PM
As shocking as it may seem to the developed world, 39% of the world’s population, mostly comprised of the population in developing countries, does not have a bank account. Despite the increased adoption of non-cash forms of transactions (cards ...
Ballooning population fuels nightmare in Africa
London Free Press - 2/22/2017 5:46:23 AM
there is famine in the world: a real, United Nations-declared famine, with more than 30 per cent of the affected population suffering acute malnutrition and more than 1,000 people dying of hunger each day. And there are three more countries where famine ...
Life expectancy study shows many likely to live beyond 90 by 2030
Reuters - 2/21/2017 6:26:21 PM
South Koreans are likely to have the highest life expectancy in the world by 2030 and the United States one of the lowest among developed countries ... and social care systems to support an ageing population with multiple health needs," said Majid Ezzati ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 8:26:28 PM
At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map published by the Oxford Internet Institute, which has enlarged and minimized countries according to their internet population. Additionally, each country is shaded according to how much their ...
Why 20 Million People Are on Brink of Famine in a ‘World of Plenty’
New York Times - 2/23/2017 6:28:09 AM
Whether the United States, by far the biggest humanitarian donor in the world, will follow through on its commitments under President Trump remains unclear. Second, all four countries facing the threat of famine are reeling from conflict, and in many ...
10 Countries With The Largest Muslim Population In The World
The Malaysian Digest - 2/14/2017 9:59:15 AM
In the year 622, the first revelation was revealed to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) who embarked on his journey to spread Islam. The event was seen as so important as the start of a golden age and the rise and fall of Islam in its development. Based on current ...
What the World Would Look Like If Countries Were As Big As Their Online Populations
The Atlantic - 10/12/2013 8:38:25 PM
since more than half the population is not online. Lightly colored countries that have large populations, such as China, India, and Indonesia, are where the Internet will grow the most in the years ahead. (The data come from the World Bank's 2011 report ...