|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
Mobile phones to outnumber world population by 2014: Report
Times of India - 5/13/2013 5:52:06 AM
More than a third of the global population are online, the ITU World in 2013 report also found. The Commonwealth of Independent States, the alliance of countries formerly in the Soviet Union, is believed to have the highest mobile penetration ...
Mobile phones to outnumber human population by 2014, say report
in.com - 5/12/2013 2:28:41 PM
London: The number of mobile phone subscriptions are set to outnumber the world's population by the end of 2014, a United Nations agency report has said. According to the International Telecoms Union's (ITU) prediction, mobile phone ...
Study Projects Over Half of World's Population Could Rely on Food Imports by 2050
Inhabitat - 5/8/2013 4:49:26 PM
Taking into account population statistics and food and water consumption for each nation, they calculated the amount of food each country could produce for itself. The study showed that many nations could not sustain their current diets and remain self ...
Developing World’s Share of Global Investment to Triple by 2030, Says New World Bank Report
The World Bank Group - 5/16/2013 10:30:42 PM
With world population set to rise from 7 billion in 2010 to ... will have to finance investment by attracting more capital flows. The region will also face significant fiscal pressure from aging. Turkey, for example, would see its public pension ...
Mobile connections to outgrow world population by 2015: study
domain-b.com - 5/13/2013 2:20:20 PM
More than a third of the global population are online, the ITU World in 2013 report also found. The Commonwealth of Independent States, the alliance of countries formerly in the Soviet Union, is believed to have the highest mobile penetration with 1.7 ...
Mobile phones to outnumber human population by 2014: Report
IN.com - 5/14/2013 3:27:45 AM
The number of mobile phone subscriptions ... many mobile cellular subscriptions as people on Earth," said Brahima Sanou, director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau. "The mobile revolution is 'm-powering' people in developing countries by ...
Mobiles Will Outnumber People by 2014: Report
Silicon India - 5/13/2013 8:58:13 AM
More than a third of the global population is online, the ITU World in 2013 report also found. The Commonwealth of Independent States, the alliance of countries formerly in the Soviet Union, is believed to have the highest mobile penetration with 1.7 ...
There is need to reduce our population by half for sustainable development
monitor.co.ug - 5/17/2013 9:53:43 PM
The current population estimate for Uganda is slightly over 34 million people. About 75 per cent of them are below the age of 30 (possibly one of the youngest populations in the world). Barely a decade ago we were only about 25 million people! Sadhguru ...
France least tolerant country in Western Europe of homosexuals
Daily Telegraph - 5/17/2013 6:26:08 PM
believe that these results show the correlation between economic freedoms such as small government and stable monetary policy, and tolerance of those of a different race or sexuality. Their work found that tolerance of homosexuality is ...
Feeding the world population sustainably and efficiently with ecologically intensive agriculture
Phys - 5/16/2013 10:49:11 AM
Conventional methods of agriculture and cattle-breeding cannot feed the world population. They are not sustainable, pollute the environment, are responsible for reducing biodiversity and have a damaging effect on human health. In order to guarantee food ...
Developing countries’ savings to jump to $79tr by 2030
Gulf News - 5/17/2013 12:39:33 AM
Strong saving rates in developing countries are expected to peak at 34 per cent of national income in 2014 and will average 32 per cent annually until 2030. “In aggregate terms, the developing world will account for 62-64 per cent of global saving of $25 ...
China and India to be biggest investors by 2030 says World Bank
Big News Network - 5/17/2013 7:59:11 PM
WASHINGTON - The share of developing countries led by China and India in global investment is expected to triple by 2030 to three-fifths, from one-fifth in 2000, says the latest edition of the World Bank's Global Development Horizons (GDH) report ...
Canada could see indigenous uprising
Punch - 5/17/2013 10:36:40 PM
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U.S. Views on Population, Reproductive Health, and Rights
U.S. Department of State - 5/15/2013 11:57:47 PM
... were considerable challenges raised by various missions at the United Nations in New York. They sought to undermine support for sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights and set back well-established agreements on language in these same fora.
China, India to be largest investors among developing nations by 2030: World Bank
Financial Express - 5/17/2013 9:17:56 PM
India and China are expected to be the largest investors among developing countries by 2030, with the two Asian giants accounting for 38% of global gross investment, a World Bank report said on Friday. "Among the developing countries, China and India are ...