|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
Study: 8 people have same wealth as world's poorest half
USA Today - 1/16/2017 12:18:02 AM
The Credit Suisse report shows that Russia is the world's most unequal country, with the exception of Comoros and Zambia in Africa. Russia's richest 1% of the population controls 74.5% of total wealth. Globally, the corresponding figure is 50.8% ...
The World’s Most Generous Countries
Travelers Today - 1/16/2017 10:26:29 AM
which is an ongoing research project carried out in more than 140 countries that together represent around 95% of the world's adult population (around 5 billion people). In most countries surveyed, 1,000 questionnaires are completed by a representative ...
World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50%
The Guardian - 1/16/2017 12:03:43 AM
Oxfam said the vast majority of people in the bottom half of the world’s population were facing a daily struggle to survive, with 70% of them living in low-income countries. It was four years since the WEF had first identified inequality as a threat to ...
Eight men have as much wealth as the world’s poorest half, study finds
New York Daily News - 1/16/2017 7:16:12 PM
Eight men have as much wealth as 3.6 billion people who comprise the poorest half of the world’s population, according to a new report ... there are increasing signs that more and more people in rich countries are no longer willing to tolerate the ...
Oxfam: 'eight men own as much wealth as poorest half of world's population'
Euronews - 1/16/2017 11:30:55 AM
“The global economy is broken,” Oxfam says in a new report which finds eight billionaires own as much wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population ... “We’ve seen countries in the last ten years that have bucked the trend and that ...
Why Russia — a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria — runs the world now
National Post - 1/16/2017 10:12:10 AM
The country’s 147 million population isn’t all that impressive either ... Why is a Eurasian economic basketcase running the world now? Being large “enough” Sometimes a derringer is just as effective as a smart bomb. Russia’s military spending ...
Eight men own same as poorest half of world: Oxfam
Yahoo News - 1/16/2017 12:18:02 AM
The charity said new data on wealth distribution from countries such as India and China had prompted it to revise its own calculation, having said a year ago the wealth of half the world's population was in the hands of 62 people. Inequality will be among ...
2017: The Year When the World Economy Starts Coming Apart
resilience.org - 1/13/2017 10:51:31 AM
 Because world population is rising, the forecast in Figure 4 suggests that per capita energy consumption is likely to shrink. Shrinking energy consumption per capita puts the world (or individual countries in the world) at the risk of recession.
These eight billionaires are as 'rich as half the world'
Mid Day - 1/16/2017 1:18:17 PM
The charity said new data on wealth distribution from countries such as India and China had prompted it to revise its own calculation, having said a year ago the wealth of half the world’s population was in the hands of 62 people. World’s political and ...
Obesity and overweight breaks scales in all countries: 30% of world population
MercoPress - 1/8/2017 1:27:46 PM
“Two-thirds of the obese population actually resides in developing countries,” said Marie Ng, a global health professor who was one of the contributors to the study. age from www.thelancet.com More than half of the world's obese are from just 10 ...
The Top 10 Countries with the Highest Population in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/28/2014 9:10:21 AM
Do you ever wonder about which are the countries with the highest population in the world? Population rates tend to increase globally at a steady rate. However, some countries have managed to keep their numbers under control through promoting birth control ...
Oxfam: World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest half
The Christian Science Monitor - 1/17/2017 4:44:41 PM
Oxfam released the same report a year earlier, calculating that the richest 62 people on the planet owned as much wealth as the bottom half of the population ... seven out of 10 people in the world live in a country that has seen a rise in inequality ...
Report: Eight Men Own as Much Wealth as Half the World’s Population
Voice of America - 1/17/2017 2:18:32 AM
That report suggested 62 people owned as much wealth as half the world’s population. The activist group says new ... How different are the lives of a wealthy person and a poor person in your country? What percentage of people own most of the wealth ...
Just Eight Men Have the Same Wealth As World’s Poorest Half: Oxfam
News Week - 1/15/2017 7:03:04 PM
Multi-billionaire Trump takes office at a time when the top 1 percent of American society control 42 percent of the country’s wealth ... have had the equal amount of wealth as half the world’s population that year.