|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
Syria regime to accept de facto partition of country
Japan Today - 5/25/2015 6:21:13 AM
Weakened by years of war, Syria’s government appears ready for the country ... where much of the population is located,” said Waddah Abded Rabbo, director of Syria’s Al-Watan newspaper, which is close to the regime. “The world must think about ...
11 Countries That Consume the Most Coffee in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/25/2015 8:08:36 AM
because it favors the countries with the large population. Far more accurately is to base our list on per capita coffee consumption. By this criterion, with 4.1 kg of coffee consumed annually per capita, the United States is 20 th in the world ...
So You Want To Control Global Population? Easy.
Daily Kos - 5/25/2015 7:11:20 AM
In every country, even regions of rapidly expanding population ... and improving prenatal and infant health care and the education of women, the world's population can be stabilized. This would lead to more abortion because of increased promiscuity ...
Gear up for World Ethnic Day next month
Economic Times - 5/24/2015 11:08:44 AM
"World Ethnic Day is a day to celebrate the cultures of different ... in 160 countries - while considering only those that had at least one percent of country population. That is just an estimate, as the number for ethnic groups in the world would vary ...
8 Rohingyas among migrants on boat rescued by Myanmar navy
The Rakyat Post - 5/24/2015 6:03:55 PM
We will ensure that our actions will rescue people regardless of their country, religion or ethnic background. We are there to help human kind,” said Win Myint, Deputy Minister of Immigration and Population. Southeast Asian nations will discuss the ...
Iraq warns terror ‘spillover’ will affect entire world
The Times of Israel - 5/25/2015 12:59:06 AM
We cannot expect that any Arab country can fight terrorism ... In Syria and especially Iraq, the Muslim world’s Sunni-Shiite divide explains much. Saddam Hussein was a Sunni who kept the more numerous Shiite population at bay; the US-led military ...
World View: Burma (Myanmar) Approves Birth Control Law Targeting Rohingya Muslims
Breitbart News - 5/24/2015 11:15:54 AM
However, officials in those three countries have been pushing the boats back out to sea when they approach shore, although an agreement last week may permit up to 7,000 to be sheltered temporarily. The new Population Control law was enacted in response to ...
The Rohingyas: A look into one of the world's most persecuted minorities
Deseret News - 5/25/2015 11:29:02 AM
But that has proven difficult for the Rohingyas as Southeast Asian countries have been playing ping-pong with ... the Rohingyas as one of the most persecuted minorities in the world. The argued history One of the many conflicts between Myanmar’s ...
Is the UK still a Christian country?
BBC - 5/25/2015 12:19:08 PM
Pew's research also suggests there are likely to be more Muslims than Christians in the world by 2070, with Islam's share of global population equalling that ... at Easter that 'we are still a Christian country', but for how much longer?"
Seven brothers? Remarkable World War II story
Times and Democrat - 5/25/2015 2:53:38 AM
It also had a huge Jewish population, which was corralled into dens ... They did their duty, came home, raised families, and served their country in other ways. Seven boys. SEVEN boys in World War II. How can we repay families like these for their ...
Population of Tortoise on Verge of Decline in Coimbatore: environmentalist
The New Indian Express - 5/24/2015 6:36:43 AM
COIMBATORE: The population of tortoise is on the verge of decline in ... "These tortoises are smuggled to foreign countries for their meat. The star tortoises are especially good for improving soil fertility. If they are grown in the rural areas, they ...
Myanmar's new population control law targets Muslims, say rights groups
Daily News and Analysis - 5/25/2015 9:34:30 AM
A new law that forces some women in Myanmar to have children at least three years apart was on Monday criticised by rights groups who say it will be used to target the country's minority Muslim population. Myanmar's President Thein Sein signed the ...
While Erie's population sinks, refugee community grows
Goerie - 5/24/2015 4:06:24 AM
As Erie's population continues to sink, the only significantly growing population in the city is coming in from the rest of the world. Erie's refugee population ... and other refugees from around the country move there," Negash said.
World population by country: UN guesses the shape of the world by 2100
theguardian.com - 10/25/2011 11:58:32 PM
According to the UN Population Division's best-case 'medium' estimate - and you can see the original report here - it will take 13 years to add the eighth billion, 18 years to add the ninth billion and 40 years to reach the tenth billion. The big increases ...
At forum, world help for Mideast urged
Arkansas Online - 5/24/2015 3:44:55 AM
We cannot expect that any Arab country can fight terrorism ... In Syria and especially Iraq, the Muslim world's Sunni-Shiite divide explains much. Saddam Hussein was a Sunni who kept the more numerous Shiite population at bay; the U.S.-led military ...