|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
Nationality Still Main Source Of Identity For World’s Population
Breitbart News - 4/29/2016 8:34:52 AM
as the majority of the world’s population still seem to identify with nation states. The countries where a majority of people see themselves more as “global citizens” tend either to be poorer or have recently gone through economic turmoil.
World’s centenarian population projected to grow eightfold by 2050
Pew Research Center - 4/21/2016 11:14:41 AM
The world was home to nearly half a million centenarians ... Japan and Italy will have the highest proportion of centenarians to the total population. But among these top five centenarian countries, the centenarian share will grow fastest in China ...
World on 'Catastrophic' Path to Run Out of Fresh Water
News Week - 4/29/2016 5:57:23 AM
global fresh water resources would be exhausted at a population level of 6 billion, which the world reached in the year 2000.” This is an even bigger problem now that other countries are eating like America, and the global population’s set to grow by ...
World Will Run Out Of Fresh Water In 2050 Says Leaked Report, Earth Faces ‘Catastrophic’ Fate
The Inquisitr - 4/30/2016 11:04:00 AM
“Nestle thinks one-third of the world’s population will be affected by fresh water scarcity ... a “potentially catastrophic” collision course with fate as developing countries like India and China begin to eat more beef, chicken and pork, according ...
Will The World Have Enough To Eat In 2050? Study Suggests Urban Growth Could Cause Problems In Developing World
International Business Times - 4/29/2016 9:10:39 AM
The growth would mean that roughly two-thirds of the world’s population will live in an urban environment ... At the same time 90 percent of food in developing countries comes from domestic, local sources. To meet the challenge, infrastructure ...
Six maps that will make you rethink the world
Washington Post - 4/29/2016 7:51:55 AM
... according to the gravity of these 40 or 50 megacities than the world’s 200 sovereign nations. In almost all countries, cities have all the economic mass and most of the population, and people are moving to cities by the hundreds of millions. The ...
World Food and Population Growth
The People's Voice - 4/28/2016 5:44:15 AM
Even as total fertility rates (TFRs) decline in many countries around the world, the world's total human population continues to increase, though at a slowly decreasing rate. Human efforts to feed a growing population is unexpectedly causing absolute ...
Even the world’s largest food company knows the American diet is an environmental catastrophe
Grist - 4/30/2016 6:53:28 AM
global fresh water resources would be exhausted at a population level of 6 billion, which the world reached in the year 2000.” This is an even bigger problem now that other countries are eating like America and the global population’s set to grow by 2 ...
The Caucasus: three countries, three weeks
Dallas News - 4/29/2016 3:22:53 PM
In Georgia, one-third of the population of 4.6 million lives in Tbilisi, the culturally rich capital, and two-thirds of the country is mountainous ... futuristic architecture — including the world’s first flame-shaped skyscrapers.
Most Pakistanis want Islam to be the basis of country’s legislation: report
The Express Tribune - 4/28/2016 1:51:01 PM
“This opinion is especially prevalent in Pakistan (78%), one of only five declared Islamic Republics in the world, and the Palestinian ... roughly half or more of the full population said that laws in their countries should strictly follow the teachings ...
We're producing way more food than the world actually needs -- but a lot of it goes to waste
Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer - 4/29/2016 2:04:09 PM
For each country, there was either more food available than was ... As of 2010, 20 percent more food was being produced worldwide than was actually needed to feed the world's population, and overall the researchers estimated that the global surplus could ...
World Bank Touts Potential of Apparel Industry for South Asia
Voice of America - 4/29/2016 5:14:26 AM
But lower costs and a burgeoning young, working class population, give South Asia an opportunity ... and about one-third in India and Bangladesh. The World Bank country director in India, Onno Ruhl, said this could help countries like India.
Kenya burns world's biggest ivory haul
Daily Nation - 4/30/2016 4:11:49 PM
Speaking at the burning ceremony, President Kenyatta said Kenya will not tolerate ivory trade even as the country ... s elephant population has dwindled by 95,000 elephants to 35, 000 since 1973. Mr Kenyatta was cheered on by world leaders, dignitaries ...
Connecting the World Through Infrastructure
Forbes - 4/28/2016 1:43:51 PM
One-third of the global population still lives in deep poverty — including half the world’s children — with the next two billion people coming from developing countries with inadequate health and education services. McKinsey estimates an $11 ...
Egypt must preserve its lifeline by tackling the water crisis now
Al Arabiya News - 4/30/2016 7:57:53 AM
Yet, despite the world’s largest river travelling for over 4,000 miles in the vicinity, water is now considered “scarce” in the country with the highest population in the Arab world. According to one estimate, Egypt’s per capita annual supply of ...