|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
HSBC's Douglas Lippoldt: Almost half of the world's population lives in 16 countries
Economic Times - 6/18/2015 9:48:59 AM
By Elena Holodny Nearly half of the world's population lives in China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, and the ten member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN), which have a combined GDP of $21.2 trillion.
Smallest country in the world is now a marriage equality country
Dallas Voice - 6/22/2015 11:02:59 AM
Marriage equality has been declared — in the world’s most remote and smallest country by population — making it more progressive than Texas. Pitcairn Island, population 56, located in the Pacific Ocean, became a marriage equality country today ...
World Becomes Less Peaceful;’ MENA’s Peacefulness Plummets By 11%, Says Report
morningnewsusa.com - 6/29/2015 5:32:33 AM
The country has also become unstable due to the annexation ... The index covered 162 independent states, covering 99.6 percent of the world’s population, the report said. You can read the report here.
Parliamentarians on 'world we want beyond 2015': Sexual and reproductive health and rights in focus
OpEdNews - 6/28/2015 2:52:05 PM
If the countries agree with the draft set of SDGs at the ... Birth of first child should be delayed by at least 2 years after marriage. India's adolescent population is the highest in the world and we need to invest in this human capital.
Demography and politics in the Muslim world
The Express Tribune - 6/28/2015 7:09:47 PM
Muslim populations in these countries are very young with the median age of less than 30 years. In other words, 800 million people in the world’s Muslim population of 1.6 billion are below that age. Most live in urban areas and most are liberal and ...
Burundi: Key facts about a troubled country
Zee News - 6/29/2015 3:59:30 AM
Those protests were brutally suppressed, triggering an exodus of around 127,000 into neighbouring countries.Tensions between Burundi`s ethnic Hutu majority -- some 85 percent of the 10 million population -- and the Tutsi minority have boiled over ...
Pope should recognize population problem too
theday.com - 6/28/2015 4:15:00 AM
We need to stabilize the growth of the world population at a level that can be sustained by Earth’s resources, (i.e. water, food etc.). Every woman in the developing countries who wants to delay or end childbearing should have access to the contraceptive ...
Pakistan ranks 6th among high TB affected countries
Pakistan Observer - 6/28/2015 8:28:31 PM
An estimated one-third of the world’s population is currently infected with TB ... per cent latest treatment methodology of DOTS coverage has been achieved in the country. He said training and health education material has been developed and all health ...
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 ...
India is now world’s fastest-growing major polluter
India TV - 6/29/2015 9:00:09 AM
India stays at odds with the world because of a host ... it’s only when you apply criteria like population and historical emissions that you get an accurate picture of energy consumption and emissions by countries. But country-wise estimates themselves ...
Why Ghana and Rich countries need to think about climate refugees
Modern Ghana - 6/26/2015 9:06:41 PM
In the last six years, 2% of the world’s populations have been ... especially in the northern part of the country. There is high temperature, drought, and floods, decreased in livestock and fish population. Also, according to environmental protection ...
Conservationists to send 7 lions to Rwanda 15 years after its lion population was wiped out
FOX News - 6/28/2015 8:04:04 AM
where conservationists say the lion population was wiped out 15 years ago. African Parks, based in South Africa, says it will transfer the lions to Akagera National Park this week. The trip to the east-central African country by truck and plane will take ...
Letter: To help the climate, employ population control
Reno Gazette-Journal - 6/27/2015 9:12:40 PM
These drought incidents were followed by huge shipments of food by the rest of the world to save the starving. At the time my friend who worked as a population control advisor with UAID could only keep count of the numbers of people in the country.
Singaporeans upbeat about country's future
The Straits Times - 6/26/2015 1:39:53 AM
The poll, conducted by Blackbox Research in conjunction with the Singapore Institute of International Affairs (SIIA), also found that they expect population and governance ... conscience to say that we, a First World country, Singapore, can do nothing ...
Greeks scramble to withdraw cash as banks close and country lurches toward financial showdown
The Vancouver Sun - 6/28/2015 7:42:35 AM
That is what about 70 per cent of the population has told pollsters, too. One of the many reasons that makes it impossible to predict if Greece will be able to keep the euro is that there is no formal mechanism to evict any country from the eurozone.