|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
Why estimate for world population in 2100 is now 11 billion
The Christian Science Monitor - 9/19/2014 8:19:22 PM
The latest projection underscores the idea that "population, which had sort of fallen off the world’s agenda ... Yet this is where some of the poorest countries on the planet are – where energy demand will grow with development and where the effects ...
World Population Could Hit 12.3 Billion By 2100, Surge Threatens American Lifestyle
The Inquisitr - 9/20/2014 7:39:24 AM
Researchers attribute the population stability in most of the world to ... two numbers is because of different consumption levels in different countries. If every person in the world consumed as much as an average American, the carrying capacity is ...
World Population to Reach 11 Billion by 2100 Study Says
Alaska Native News - 9/19/2014 6:03:22 PM
World population projections are based mostly on two things ... That method, Raftery said, generates too great a range. “In a given year and country the fertility rate might be half a child higher, but the probability that it would be half a child ...
Feeling Crowded? World Population Set to Explode Even More
WRCB 3 Chattanooga - 9/20/2014 12:04:16 PM
But many countries will have growing populations of elderly people, with ever-fewer young adults to support them. The world's population didn't reach 1 billion until 1804. It took 123 years to hit the 2 billion mark in 1927. This doubled to 4 billion in ...
Mobile money in developing countries
The Economist online - 9/20/2014 3:28:52 AM
Kenya leads the world in mobile money, with more active accounts than adults in its population. The total value of transactions made by mobile phone in 2013 was around $24 billion, more than half the country’s GDP. The leading mobile payment system in ...
Expect 11 Billion People By 2100, Says Study In Big Upward Revision From Past Population Forecasts
The Weather Channel - 9/19/2014 12:26:55 PM
In most countries this century, average family sizes are expected to be between 1.5 and 2 children per woman, the study notes. "These projections indicate that there is little prospect of an end to world population growth this century without unprecedented ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/9/2013 11:55:15 PM
Every day when you log online, you enter the world wide web: A place where most of Africa has disappeared and China has eclipsed Russia as the country with the world's largest land mass. At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map ...
World's population to reach 11 billion by 2100
Times of India - 9/19/2014 12:26:55 PM
Also, the ratio of working age people to older people is likely to decline substantially in all countries, even those that currently have young populations. A new study led by the University of Washington and the United Nations finds that world population ...
World population may balloon to 12.3 billion by the end of century
m.philstar.com - 9/20/2014 5:01:55 AM
MANILA, Philippines – A newly published report reveals world population may expand between 9.6 billion ... age people to older people is likely to decline substantially in all countries, even those that currently have young populations.
Happiest and saddest countries
businesstech.co.za - 9/20/2014 1:05:42 AM
The results are based on telephone and face-to-face interviews on the Gallup World Poll, from a random sample of approximately 133,000 adults, aged 15 and older, living in 135 countries and areas in 2013. Globally, only 17% of the population are thriving ...
India home to 100 billionaires; 6th largest population globally
The Hindu - 9/19/2014 6:24:50 PM
the United States maintained its position as the world’s top billionaire country with a population of 571 billionaires in 2014, followed by China (190) and the United Kingdom (130) in the second and third position respectively. According to the the ...
It's not a small world after all: world population will soar
Philadelphia Daily News - 9/19/2014 9:49:26 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contrary to some earlier projections, the world's population will soar ... Raftery said the researchers used data on population, fertility, mortality and migration from every country and then predicted future rates using new ...
World population by country: UN guesses the shape of the world by 2100
theguardian.com - 5/5/2011 11:56:07 PM
According to the UN Population Division's best-case 'medium' estimate - and you can see the original report here - it will take 13 years to add the eighth billion, 18 years to add the ninth billion and 40 years to reach the tenth billion. Population expert ...
The most corrupt countries in the world
USA Today - 7/14/2013 7:01:44 AM
More than half of the world's population believes corruption in the public sector is a very serious problem. Liberia and Mongolia are the two most corrupt countries in the world, according to a recent study. In both countries, 86% of residents believe ...
World Population Prospects Report projected India to be most Populous Country by 2028
Jagran Josh - 6/12/2013 11:53:13 PM
The UN report titled World Population Prospects was released on 13 June 2013, forecasted that India will be the most populous country of the world by 2028 leaving behind China. The report also claimed that by 2025 the world population will increase by one ...