|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
Over 40% Of World Population Now On Internet, 95% Connected Via Mobile : ITU
Tech Portal - 11/30/2015 6:21:58 PM
Equating up to just about 43.4% of the global population, there is certainly room for improvement ... For example, while South Korea has maintained its ace position as the most connected country in the world, followed by several European countries.
COP21: Poor Countries Worried About Being Left Behind In Negotiations
International Business Times - 11/29/2015 10:19:23 PM
Experts predict poor populations in developing countries to be hit worst by climate change’s effects. Droughts, flooding, violent rains and rising sea levels could cause food insecurity and massive population migrations, which World Bank officials say ...
About one-third of the world's cactus population threatened with extinction
Latino FOX News - 12/1/2015 3:11:41 AM
Second is illegal collection, often by aficionados who take seeds or plants to sell in European countries. "These plants belong to the so-called exotic plants, which have ornamental value for people around the world," said Arias, who was involved in ...
Israel marks exodus of Jews from Arab countries
The Times of Israel - 11/30/2015 4:34:36 PM
Hundreds of thousands of Jews were forced to flee Muslim countries in the years ... up more than half of Israel’s population. The Foreign Ministry will hold official commemorations through its branches around the world in an effort to increase ...
More immigration could help solve the world's economic-growth problem
The Business Insider - 11/30/2015 7:19:14 PM
The population of the developed world is aging. Places such as the US ... so by moving people in their "productive" years to countries with a shrinking working-age population, you can boost potential economic growth. "Immigration is generally a positive ...
World leaders call for action at Paris climate talks – live
The Guardian - 11/30/2015 4:27:26 PM
195 countries and nearly 150 world leaders including Barack Obama and Xi Jinping ... He calls for more robust action for the Sahel, “whose population is among the most vulnerable to climate change.” “This meeting and summit must find the necessary ...
How Will The World Look With Vastly More Africans In It?
AFKinside - 11/30/2015 9:39:25 AM
This jump in youthful population coupled by a high economic growth ... which has operations in 16 African countries, saying. “Africa… will surprise the world with its incredible leapfrogs in growth.” According to Pieter Niehaus, Director of leading ...
ISIS: Muslim-majority countries across the world overwhelmingly detest terrorist group
Times of India - 11/27/2015 6:11:13 PM
"(Respondents) also know that by their actions, ISIS are trying to turn the non-Muslim world against them ... of refugees across its borders. In no country surveyed did more than 15 per cent of the population declare support for ISIS, but in Pakistan ...
Japan’s economy is not underperforming – its population is getting too old
Financial Times - 12/1/2015 12:05:34 AM
This is because Japanese population is shrinking and aging fast. There are now 7.7 million fewer people of working age than there were 10 years ago and about 15 per cent fewer than in the early 1990s. No other country in the world has experienced such a ...
Laurie Edmiston: Canada's challenge for World AIDS Day
Canada - 11/30/2015 8:56:28 AM
In the Ahtahkakoop First Nation in Saskatchewan, for example, 3.5 per cent of the population is living with HIV ... we heard success stories from around the world as countries scale up their efforts to meet ambitious new testing and treatment targets ...
Is world poverty worsening?
Times Union - 11/28/2015 8:51:41 AM
The global population living in extreme poverty has risen in the last ... Well, sorry to be a killjoy, but global poverty has in fact plummeted in recent decades. If world poverty were a stock, you’d have lost your shirt on it. The 95% of Americans ...
Evolution Now Accepted As Fact By Majority Of Americans
The Inquisitr - 11/30/2015 6:54:46 AM
Other first-world countries often look down their nose at the United States ... Of course, the different segments of the population professing belief in evolution also expose several other interesting trends. Evangelical Christians are the least likely ...
A World Without Refugees: Syria, Latin America, and U.S. Foreign Policy
The Huffington Post - 11/29/2015 8:14:42 AM
Guatemala faced extreme inequality, as 2% of the population owned 72% of the land ... the complexities of the country's internal politics were unravelled before the eyes of the world. As the occupying force, the U.S. played a considerable role in defining ...
Gambia Among 48 Least Developed Countries in the World States UN Ldc Report
AllAfrica - 11/30/2015 9:46:34 AM
These reports provide a comprehensive and authoritative source of socio-economic analysis and data on the world's most impoverished countries. The 2015 Report ... "As the majority of the LDCs' population live and work in rural areas, rural development ...
World Health Org: HIV In Europe At All Time High… Migrant ‘High Risk’
Breitbart News - 11/27/2015 6:32:41 PM
Speaking of the rise in infections, World Health Organisation director for Europe Dr ... despite only accounting for a fraction of the population. To help limit the spread of the potentially fatal virus, Dr. Jakab called on European nations to offer ...