|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
UN projects world population to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, driven by growth in developing countries
UN News Centre - 7/28/2015 11:56:20 PM
29 July 2015 – The world’s population is projected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, 9.7 billion by 2050 and exceed 11 billion in 2100, with India expected to surpass China as the most populous around seven years from now and Nigeria overtaking the United ...
Nigeria projected to be 3rd most populous country in the world by 2050
The Sun - 8/4/2015 12:32:10 AM
Nigeria’s population will reach 413m, overtaking America as the world’s third most-populous country. Congo and Ethiopia will swell to more than 195m and 188m repectively, more than twice their current numbers. India will surpass China as the world’s ...
India set to become world’s most populous country by 2022
The Guardian - Nigeria - 7/30/2015 9:49:17 AM
United Nations World Population Prospects report said on Wednesday that India would in six years sooner than previously forecast overtake China and become the world’s most populous country. John Wilmoth, Head of the UN Population division said in New ...
Nigeria To Become World’s Third Largest Country By 2030 – UN Report
Leadership - 7/31/2015 4:54:36 AM
Moreover, the report reveals that during the 2015-2050 period, half of the world’s population growth is expected to be concentrated in nine countries: India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania, the United States ...
India will be the most populous country in the world by 2022
americanbazaaronline.com - 7/30/2015 12:09:27 AM
According to the Daily Mail, John Wilmoth, director of the population division in the U.N.’s department of economic and social affairs, said that high fertility in some of world’s poorest countries could bring overarching problems with it.
Interview: Why sustainable development goals do not include population target?
上海日报 - 8/4/2015 10:22:08 PM
However, the report also acknowledges that globally fertility is decreasing. "Almost half of the world's population is living in countries with low fertility and yet why is the population then still growing? It's a very reasonable question," Wilmoth said.
7 Countries Near Bankruptcy
24/7 Wall ST - 8/4/2015 11:59:21 AM
Figures on GDP growth, inflation, unemployment, population and debt levels are estimates for 2014 from the IMF’s World Economic Outlook. These are the 7 countries at risk of default.
Special Olympics movement continues after World Games
ESPN - 8/4/2015 3:34:06 PM
Not just among the 165 countries that sent athletes with intellectual disabilities to compete. Not just within the global organization itself. But also in households around the world, in villages where the disabled population is uncounted and, most ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 AM
Redditor TeaDranks has created a super-interesting cartogram in which the size of each country is apportioned according to population. Suddenly, the largest countries in the world don't look so mighty — Russia and Canada, we're looking at you. What's ...
Pakistan One of the World’s First Safe Havens for Refugees
Inter Press Service - 8/4/2015 4:24:13 PM
Developing countries now host over 86 percent of the world’s refugees, compared to 70 percent about ... country was legally and morally obligated to provide. Austria, with a population of about 8.5 million, has received over 28,000 asylum claims in ...
Suez Canal reopens to fanfare but not shared by all
Frost Illustrated - 8/4/2015 1:18:06 PM
(GIN)—Ships at sea around the world will blast their horns on Aug. 6 to mark ... “Egypt is a large, complex country with a very big population. It is highly unlikely it is going to be able to live off the kinds of incomes it will get, even from two ...
Pakistan should benefit from its strategic location, says World Bank MD
Dawn - 8/4/2015 7:48:49 AM
She said that Pakistan is the 6th most populous country of the world with half of its population under 24 years of age, adding that “the country needs to effectively use its human resource and facilitate their participation through all means”.
Brazil expects Olympics to stimulate sports population
India - 8/4/2015 1:58:04 AM
Brasilia, August 4: Brazil Sports Minister George Hilton hopes the 2016 Rio Olympics could encourage more Brazilians to participate in sports as a study found that half of the country’s population ... to flourish after the World Cup and Olympics ...
No More Porn in One of the World’s Most Populous Countries?
Yahoo Finance - 8/4/2015 6:47:23 PM
India is the second-most populous country in the world, behind China, according to the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. India is expected to surpass China, however, within the next seven years, according to the United Nations’ latest population report.
UK ranks 14th out of 28 EU countries in accepting asylum seekers
Burnley Express - 8/3/2015 8:21:37 PM
The UK ranked 14th out of 28 EU countries last year, according to per capita figures collected by the European Commission, approving 217 asylum requests per million population ... She said: "The world is in the grip of one of the largest refugee crises ...