|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
These are the 11 countries with the safest banks in the world
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World undergoing major population shift with far-reaching implications for migration, poverty, development - World Bank /IMF report
World Stage - 10/8/2015 4:15:43 AM
... IMF report says that large-scale migration from poor countries to richer regions of the world will be a permanent feature of the global economy for decades to come as a result of major population shifts in countries. According to the Global Monitoring ...
Smoking set to kill one in three young Chinese men as country faces 'epidemic'
The Guardian - 10/9/2015 1:37:03 AM
China consumes over a third of the world’s cigarettes, and has a sixth of the global ... The 2010 death toll was made up of some 840,000 men and 130,000 women in China, which has a population of about 1.4 billion. Smokers have about twice the mortality ...
Report ranks India as worst place to die among 40 countries, but Kerala stands out as 'beacon of hope'
Firstpost - 10/8/2015 5:23:08 PM
The report says that Kerala, 'with only 3 percent of India's population, the tiny state provides ... Palliative care advocates not only in developing countries but also across the world are studying Kerala's potent combination of government support and ...
World Bank: Extreme poverty 'to fall below 10%'
BBC - 10/6/2015 10:51:48 AM
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World’s aging population growing
The Bulletin - 10/9/2015 7:13:30 AM
The report’s authors called on world leaders to guarantee older people can continue being productive members of society as long as they live. “The pace of population ageing (sic) is much faster than in the past,” the report states. “All countries ...
'India isn't the best place in the world to die'
Times of India - 10/6/2015 2:05:04 PM
The Index says, "As governments across the world work to improve life for their citizens, they must also consider how to help them die well. In many countries, older people make up an ever-growing proportion of the population. Meanwhile, the prevalence of ...
Remarks by the Country Manager Tahseen Sayed at the Voluntary Pension System Conference in Albania
The World Bank - 10/8/2015 4:18:42 PM
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Rise of Minority Muslim Population Poses Challenge to India’s Democracy
Yale Global Online - 10/8/2015 3:14:17 PM
With a population of 310 million Muslims, India will become the largest Muslim “country” in the world. While Hindus will remain a majority population at 77 percent, the proportion of Muslims will increase from 14 percent in 2011 to 18 percent in 2050.
The most-spoken language by 2050
Patheos - 10/8/2015 10:27:57 AM
Meanwhile, China and many English-speaking countries are likely to experience a demographic slowdown, which could lead to an expected decline in the number of English speakers — from 8 percent to 3 percent of the world’s population. For Mandarin ...
Mobile broadband is best prospect for connecting the developing world, UN says
Network World - 10/6/2015 11:59:13 PM
But the fact that only 43% of the total world population is online is among the disappointing ... But there are often parts of a country or communities where "affordable broadband has not been achieved, especially in rural and remote areas," the report ...
Rugby World Cup 2015: Japan fans set new world record for rugby TV audience
CNN - 10/7/2015 11:26:24 AM
"It shows that the general population there appreciate ... to reach the quarterfinals of a World Cup for the first time. The rugby fever sweeping through Japan has led some to rename the country the "land of the rising scrum." The playful moniker is ...
World Bank president warns of strong global market headwinds
FORTUNE - 10/8/2015 9:12:12 PM
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What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 11:38:56 AM
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World Cup qualifying: Japan beats war-hit Syria
News 4 Jax - 10/8/2015 5:51:46 PM
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