|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
China Leads World in Internet Population
eMarketer - 11/21/2014 4:52:49 AM
China is far and away the world’s largest internet market ... Just over half the male population of the country is online, compared to 43.7% of females. By 2018, eMarketer expects the internet population to be split exactly in half by gender—which ...
World’s 1.8 Billion Young Can Propel Socioeconomic Development: New UNFPA Report Shows Young People are our Future
Sudan Vision - 11/22/2014 6:34:50 PM
Developing countries with large youth populations could see their economies soar, provided they invest heavily in young people’s education and health and protect their rights, according to The State of World Population 2014, published today by UNFPA ...
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Dubai Chronicle - 11/19/2014 3:00:39 AM
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How Obama’s executive order will impact immigrants, by birth country
Pew Research Center - 11/20/2014 11:59:20 PM
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Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 7:22:03 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 ...
The world's most cashless countries
CNBC - 11/21/2014 7:11:49 PM
For certain countries, however, that future is close to becoming a reality, as a number of nations have shifted almost entirely toward nonphysical payment. Based on the rate of cash-free transactions and the percent of the population that relies on a debit ...
UN Calls for More Investment in Youths
Voice of America - 11/18/2014 9:06:55 AM
Nations could greatly improve their development prospects by investing in their young, this year’s State of the World Population report argues. Conversely, it says countries that dismiss their young as unimportant do so at their peril. The UNFPA report ...
World Population Day Fact: Half The World’s Population Live In These Six Countries!
The Inquisitr - 7/11/2014 10:11:01 PM
Today (July 11) is World Population Day, and according to latest data from the United Nations, the population of the world stands at a staggering 7.2 billion people. According to Business Insider, the U.N. data also revealed another staggering fact.
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 ...
No country for young people
The Economist online - 11/21/2014 12:42:17 AM
A borrower’s world The third means by which demography ... Coen Teulings of Cambridge University has calculated what various countries’ collective savings should be given their demographics. Higher population growth and shorter retirements require ...
Half of the world's population will be online by 2018
Mashable - 11/20/2014 4:35:31 PM
See also: 12 Mysterious Google Maps Sightings The company projects even more growth in the upcoming four years; about 3.6 billion people (or half the world's population ... driving Internet access and usage in countries where fixed internet has been ...
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Med India - 11/21/2014 6:14:33 PM
The study predicted that almost half of the world's adult population will be overweight or obese by 2030 ... the biggest drag on the country's economy after smoking. The combined annual cost of obesity-linked healthcare and lost output reaches £47 ...
The Stoves Used by Millions in Developing Countries Are a Silent Killer
News Week - 11/20/2014 6:08:34 PM
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USA Today - 7/14/2013 7:01:44 AM
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INSIDER MONKEY - 10/28/2014 9:10:21 AM
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