|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 ...
India to become the country with the largest population by 2022
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 8/3/2015 9:15:54 AM
India is expected to outpace China in the world’s largest population boom, the United Nations said. Meanwhile, Nigeria is predicted to overtake the United States by being the country with the third largest population by 2050. The current global ...
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 ...
Population growth and climate change: fewer people does not mean more CO2
theguardian.com - 8/3/2015 6:12:46 PM
Allowing the world population to continue to rise is storing up ... Obviously increased pollution in a country is not a function of the reduction of the population of that country. What is true is that countries with richer populations tend to pollute ...
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.
Some Of The World’s Most Dangerous Places To Travel
The Inquisitr - 8/4/2015 12:03:32 AM
With cheaper flights available, the world is pretty much open to ... it turns out in general the country has incredibly high crime rates, especially due to the fact that half the population (approximately 3.5 million people) live below the poverty line.
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 ...
John Hoffmire: Cash transfers are one way to alleviate poverty in developing countries
Deseret News - 8/3/2015 5:55:28 AM
Moreover, until recently, about 3 billion people, who represented about half the world population, lived on less than $2.50 ... we have witnessed evidence of this type of dependency in many countries Poverty is not only about lack of resources, it ...
World Heart Federation outlines roadmaps to reduce CVD globally
Healio - 8/3/2015 4:25:24 PM
Because these are prominent subgroups that comprise 55% of the worldwide population ... according to the editorial. The World Heart Federation microsite, cvdroadmaps.org, was developed to support countries in their local adaption and implementation ...
Suez Canal Reopens to Fanfare but Not Shared by All
Inter Press Service - 8/3/2015 11:56:22 PM
“Egypt is serving the whole the world by speeding up this naval passage ... “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 ...
UK ranks 14th out of 28 EU countries in accepting asylum seekers
Bexhill Observer - 8/3/2015 8:00:09 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 ...
Special Olympics movement continues after World Games
ESPN - 8/4/2015 3:05:28 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 ...
German immigrant population at 10.9M, highest since 2005
San Jose Mercury News - 8/3/2015 3:46:37 AM
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say the number of immigrants living in the country reached 10.9 million last year ... came in at 16.4 million — about one-fifth of the entire population of 80 million.