|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
Population Growth Extremes: Doublers and Decliners
peakoil.com - 9/25/2016 3:53:46 PM
NEW YORK, Sep 23 2016 (IPS) – While the world’s population of 7.4 billion is growing at 1.1 percent per year – about half the peak level of the late 1960s – enormous differences in demographic growth among countries are increasingly evident and of ...
Least developed countries to miss growth target in 2021 without world support: deputy UN chief
english.sina.com - 9/24/2016 9:52:52 PM
The LDCs account for more than 880 million people， about 12 percent of world population， but for less than two percent ... by the large movements of refugees and migrants， either as countries of origin or as host countries， and he called on donor ...
How India's Startups Are Feeding The Country's Unemployment Crisis
Forbes - 9/22/2016 3:54:21 AM
India is a country that is inhabited by more than 1.21 billion people, and by 2022 it is projected to replace China as the most populated nation in the world. This enormous size of its population has resulted in the difficulty of providing ample jobs to ...
The resilience of rhinos: Photos capture the world's real-life unicorns
Mashable - 9/22/2016 11:03:50 AM
According to a recent special investigation by National Geographic in South Africa, where 70% of the total rhino population ... The World Wildlife Fund has been working to save endangered animals in more than 100 countries for 50 years.
Incomes declining or stagnant for the vast majority in “rich” countries
jagadees.wordpress.com - 9/25/2016 9:05:45 AM
A significant majority of the population in 25 of the world’s most advanced countries experienced declining or stagnating incomes between 2005 and 2014, according to a McKinsey Global Institute report released this month. An estimated 540 million to 580 ...
PHOTOS: Dreamlike Pictures Of The Water The World Needs
NPR News - 9/24/2016 11:01:28 AM
Abdulaziz has photographed in nine countries, seeking to document the global water woes: According to the World Health Organization, nearly 2 billion people "use a drinking water source contaminated with feces" and by 2025, half of the world's population ...
World’s Deadliest Creatures
SCV TV - 9/25/2016 8:08:29 AM
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African elephant population tumbles due to poaching
Reuters - 9/25/2016 9:12:54 AM
Losses in some countries have been staggering. Tanzania, which relies heavily on wildlife tourism, saw a 60 percent decline in its elephant population ... expected in Montreal MONTREAL/NEW YORK The world's first deal to curb pollution from commercial ...
Canada gets a scare from Russia before advancing to World Cup of Hockey final
Los Angeles Times - 9/25/2016 4:33:44 AM
Canada’s hockey fans — which is most of its population — held their collective breath and organizers of the World Cup of Hockey began to envision empty seats at Air Canada Centre for a final that wouldn’t feature the home country.That scary ...
33 giant Chinese infrastructure projects that are reshaping the world
The Business Insider - 9/21/2016 2:18:18 PM
Over the next 10 years, the country plans to move 250 million people — the equivalent of Indonesia's entire population — into the ... the continent and the largest wind-power base in the world to enormous airports and new cities in the desert, China ...
Poor food 'risks health of half the world'
BBC - 9/25/2016 10:03:01 AM
"One or two African countries have had big successes with agriculture ... a dramatically worsening situation over the next 20 years as the population increases - leaving half the world malnourished. There will be another two billion mouths to feed in ...
Why the world is slowing down
City Wire - 9/22/2016 7:10:36 PM
However, more recently not only has overall population growth slowed but it has been strongest in less stable countries ‘so the tailwind ... This means the world is relying on developing economies to fuel growth and in the past two decades China ...
World Population To Increase To 9.7B By 2050; India Will Overtake China As Most Populous Nation: New Study
International Business Times - 10/2/2013 10:34:40 AM
The world’s population will climb to 9.7 billion in 2050, and India’s population is projected to overtake that of China, while some of the African countries with higher fertility rates will see their population doubling during the period, a new study ...
Vietnam seeks to up retiring age as population pressures pensions
Today - 9/22/2016 5:51:52 PM
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Powering countries, empowering people
wattsupwiththat.com - 9/23/2016 1:40:08 PM
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