|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
China to have biggest Christian population in the world by 2030
christiandaily.com - 7/23/2016 5:56:48 AM
China is on its way to having the world's biggest Christian population with 200 million believers by 2030 ... However, he said there is still a lot of needs in the ministry in the Communist country that need to be addressed. "We are overjoyed with what ...
Which Countries Have the Most Immigrants?
priceonomics.com - 7/18/2016 7:31:37 PM
So what is a “normal” amount of immigration? Well, as of 2015, about 3.3% of the world’s population lived in a country they were not born in. The variation across countries is stark. In nine of the world’s 50 most populous nations, more than 10% of ...
Feather in the cap: India home to 12% of world’s bird species
The Hindu - 7/24/2016 1:30:45 AM
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More than half the world is still offline
PC World - 7/21/2016 11:52:54 PM
While it may seem like half the world is chasing Pokemon right now ... A map from the International Telecommunication Union shows what percentage of each country's population will not be on the internet at the end of 2016, based on ITU forecasts.
What Country Has the Richest Retirees? And the Happiest?
Forbes - 7/20/2016 2:14:16 PM
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A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
And this isn’t just an airy exercise — the targets are quite specific (“By 2030, progressively achieve and sustain income growth of the bottom 40 per cent of the population at ... has actually ranked the countries of the world based on where they ...
World Bank, WHO Says China, Needs More Healthcare Reform As Country Ages
Leadership - 7/22/2016 3:41:58 AM
A recent study with eight key recommendations has stressed the need for China to deepen reform of its health system to meet the growing needs of a rapidly aging population ... 21 provinces in China from the World Bank Group, the World Health Organisation ...
Smartwatches in the Developing World: Why Success is Hard to Come by
xda-developers.com - 7/22/2016 7:26:52 PM
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Real World Economics: Numbers can be enlightening and misleading
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 7/23/2016 9:41:41 PM
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The U.N.'s Rundown Of Some Of The World's Biggest Problems
North Country Public Radio - 7/23/2016 10:21:39 AM
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United Nations Climate Change Conferences: Global concern to legally bind the developed countries
MBA Universe - 7/21/2016 11:06:58 AM
The move is to legally bind the developed countries who contribute more to the climate changes and add to global warming Global Warming, its causes and harmful effects on the world population and how to control it, is one of the hot debated current GK topics.
Muslims and Islam: Key findings in the U.S. and around the world
Pew Research Center - 7/22/2016 2:11:54 PM
Indonesia is currently the country with the world’s single largest Muslim population, but Pew Research Center projects that India will have that distinction by the year 2050 (while remaining a majority Hindu country), with more than 300 million Muslims.
An Upside Down World
Seeking Alpha - 7/23/2016 9:41:41 PM
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Malaysia has been betrayed by Prime Minister Najib Razak
Al Arabiya News - 7/22/2016 8:56:56 AM
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Under Clinton Presidency, U.S. Muslim Population Would Exceed Germany’s by 2024
Breitbart News - 7/23/2016 2:10:43 PM
... that is larger than Germany’s Muslim population of 4.8 million. Based on the most recent DHS data available, the U.S. permanently resettled roughly 149,000 migrants from predominantly Muslim countries on green cards in 2014. Yet, as Donald Trump ...