|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 we need to address population growth's effects on global warming
Los Angeles Times - 1/25/2015 1:58:30 PM
... are in the poorest and least educated countries — Africa's population is expected to triple by the end of the century — any attempt to address the issue will have to target the industrialized world as well. By 2050, world population is expected to ...
New report on anti-Semitism finds France is most dangerous country for Jews
The Jerusalem Post - 1/25/2015 2:19:58 PM
The report was presented to the government during the same week that the world marks International ... incidents in the country being directed at Jews, despite the fact that Jews make up less than one percent of the French population, the report found.
Report: France the Most Dangerous Country for Jews
Arutz Sheva - 1/25/2015 10:38:04 AM
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US Is a World Leader in Dysfunctional Democracy
Alter Net - 1/24/2015 3:22:36 AM
Almost half the world’s 167 countries claim to be democratic ... “Only 12.5 percent of the world’s population live in a full democracy… More than one-third of the world’s population (some 2.6 billion people) still live under authoritarian ...
World Bank: Bulgaria can achieve faster, more inclusive and sustainable growth
The Sofia Globe - 1/24/2015 10:24:56 AM
The World Bank is now preparing the Bulgaria Systematic Country Diagnostic report, which analyses economic challenges facing the country, and ways to achieve faster and inclusive growth that would benefit the whole population, with special focus on the ...
World Cup format creates buzz
ESPN - 1/25/2015 1:55:31 AM
I think the depth and the population of the rosters would be equitable ... two years you're putting on your nation's sweater and playing for your country with the Olympics and the World Cup, it'd be something I think a lot of players would enjoy.
2015 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Rybinsk, Russia: Men’s Skiathlon
Universal Sports - 1/25/2015 7:24:48 AM
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CITY A.M. - 1/25/2015 2:02:40 AM
They are an important bunch – according to a recent report by Oxfam, the wealthiest one per cent will soon own more than the rest of the world's population put together. After the US, the next country down is Japan with four million – although taken ...
Our View: Our politicians need to leave their fantasy world
Cyprus Mail - 1/25/2015 6:20:22 AM
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Mashable - 1/24/2015 4:05:33 AM
The Egyptian Population Council estimates more than 1.6 million Egyptians under 35 have legally emigrated from the country as of 2014 ... I especially like the composition, dividing the world into four dimensions: outside, inside, up, down.
Women In Poor Countries Stiffed $9 Trillion A Year Because They're Paid, Employed Less Than Men
The Huffington Post - 1/23/2015 9:50:20 AM
LONDON, Jan 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women in poor countries lose out on $9 trillion a year ... using International Labor Organization, World Bank and U.N. population data. It released its statement as world leaders met in Davos, Switzerland ...
Pakistan third cheapest country to live in, says report
Dawn - 1/23/2015 12:13:30 PM
Read: Half of country’s population living below poverty line Within Pakistan ... Numbeo.com was launched in April 2009 and the research and available data is the world’s largest database of user contributed data about cities and countries worldwide.
Climate and population are linked — but maybe not the way you thought
Grist - 1/24/2015 11:58:00 AM
“Achieving universal access to family planning throughout the world would result in fewer unintended ... The encouraging news is that climate-compatible action on population is possible, in wealthy countries as well as in poorer ones.
China's online population touches 648 million
Zee News - 1/24/2015 9:02:01 PM
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China’s gender imbalance “most serious and prolonged in the world”
Bio Edge - 1/24/2015 2:56:57 PM
“China's sex imbalance problem among newborns is the most serious and prolonged in the world and the population it affects is the greatest”. They noted that there are over 33 million more men than women in the country. Statistics published by the ...