|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
Accounting for population, the world map looks totally different
Greater Greater Washington - 1/26/2015 6:07:51 PM
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Toronto Sun - 1/26/2015 3:08:54 PM
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Why we need to address population growth's effects on global warming
Los Angeles Times - 1/26/2015 6:22:10 PM
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World Bank Report Provides New Data to Help Ensure Urban Growth Benefits the Poor
The World Bank - 1/26/2015 2:18:47 PM
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Forbes - 1/26/2015 1:28:41 PM
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ABS-CBN News - 1/26/2015 3:41:42 AM
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New database gives world cities tools for change
The Star - 1/26/2015 2:11:38 PM
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Africa: Seychelles Is the Fattest Country in Sub-Saharan Africa, According to WHO Report
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Metro Manila still queen of PHL cities—World Bank
BusinessMirror. - 1/26/2015 1:28:41 PM
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New World Bank report highlights challenge of Metro Manila's urbanization
interaksyon.com - 1/27/2015 4:52:06 AM
The NCR covers more than half of the country’s urban land area and is home to seven out of every 10 urban residents. Its population density increased from 11,900 people per square kilometer in 2000 to almost 13,000 in 2010. The World Bank’s new report ...
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Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 7:22:03 PM
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Report: France the Most Dangerous Country for Jews
Arutz Sheva - 1/25/2015 2:12:49 PM
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China Gender Imbalance ‘Most Serious’ in the World
China Digital Times - 1/26/2015 7:37:55 AM
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Aid in a world of crisis
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World Population Prospects Report projected India to be most Populous Country by 2028
Jagran Josh - 6/12/2013 11:53:13 PM
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