|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
Remittances to developing countries growing at slowest pace - World Bank
Gulf News - 5/1/2016 8:14:00 PM
The World Bank’s latest edition of the Migration and Development ... thanks to favourable exchange rates and growing expatriate population in the country. “People continue to remit money,” said Sultan Al Mahmoud, chief marketing and support services ...
This Is What Would Happen If the Rest of the World Ate the Way America Does
Mother Jones - 5/3/2016 9:56:01 AM
global fresh water resources would be exhausted at a population level of 6 billion, which the world reached in the year 2000." This is an even bigger problem now that other countries are eating like America and the global population's set to grow by 2 ...
World Bank: Water scarcity threatens economies
The Desert Sun - 5/3/2016 12:26:21 PM
With climate change and growing population multiplying the stresses on over ... the World Bank warned in a report released Tuesday. The World Bank analysis found that countries across Asia, Africa and the Middle East in particular face economic threats ...
The world’s freshwater would’ve been gone 15 years ago if other countries consumed meat like the U.S.
New Pittsburgh Courier - 5/1/2016 7:09:35 PM
If other countries had been eating as much meat as Americans all ... “Nestle thinks one-third of the world’s population will be affected by fresh water scarcity by 2025, with the situation only becoming more dire thereafter and potentially catastrophic ...
Economies could shrink by mid-century due to scarce water - World Bank | Reuters
Firstpost - 5/4/2016 1:12:17 AM
About a quarter of the world's population, or some 1.6 billion people, live in countries where water already is scarce, according to the World Bank. Last month, 175 nations signed a deal reached last year in Paris to slow global warming and cut greenhouse ...
Report Assesses Risks to World’s Shared River Basins
blogs.ei.columbia.edu - 5/3/2016 5:05:31 PM
A major report on the status and future threats to the world’s 286 transboundary river basins ... basins that comprise more than 40 percent of the earth’s population and land area in 151 countries. Transboundary river basins cross international borders ...
World Press Freedom Day comes amid tough times for journalists
USA Today - 5/2/2016 6:03:58 PM
A world map illustrates the level of freedom the press has to operate in countries around the world in the Time ... About 46% of the world’s population lives in areas without press freedom, while 41% of it enjoys partly-free press, according to the ...
Could Copa America Centenario be a sneak peek of a World Cup hosted by the USA?
Fox Sports - 5/3/2016 4:58:22 PM
but there they would be a diverse population unmatched by any other in the world. The U.S. would play host to the world in a way no other country can. Even the issues of travel could be mitigated by a pod system that would assign groups to specific regions ...
The world became more dangerous for religious believers last year
Catholic News Agency - 5/2/2016 10:57:28 PM
The right to exercise religion came under sustained assault around the world in 2015 ... either flee to surrounding countries that have become strained from the large refugee population, or make a perilous journey across the Mediterranean into Europe.
The Tragic World of West Virginia
The Huffington Post - 5/2/2016 1:28:58 AM
I have not read your book The Price of Justice: A True Story of Greed and Corruption in Coal Country, but as a native West Virginian ... An ever-shrinking population. Just when I thought it couldn't be any worse, the ever-present twist proved truth is ...
Indian steelworker at the World Cup in Qatar dies of cardiac arrest
Economic Times - 5/1/2016 9:58:24 AM
It will be used for the World Cup tournament in 2022 ... the report said. The Indian population in the country currently stands at around 7,20,000.
Two solutions to the challenges of population aging
Brookings - 5/2/2016 2:40:33 AM
To illustrate, while there were 10 workers for every person older than 64 in the world in 1970 ... demand for social protection but it also drew attention to population aging issues as many countries faced unsustainable public debts.
Spurned by Hawaii, world’s largest telescope may now be built in Ladakh
India TV - 5/1/2016 10:48:30 AM
The telescope was to be constructed at Mauna Kea in Hawaii but protests by the indigenous population blocked the project ... hemisphere will strengthen the domestic programme of the country in this field and lead to several discoveries, which will ...
Ageing population key to direction of property market
Today - 5/2/2016 8:41:27 PM
The key issue is that the country remains a successful global city with a ... Singapore is projected to have the fastest ageing population in the world. Some 600,000 residents will be above the age of 65 by 2020, and the number of elderly citizens will ...
‘Ivory is worthless unless it is on our elephants’: Kenya hosts world’s largest ivory burn
Washington Post - 4/30/2016 10:42:32 AM
Kenyan wildlife officials said they hope the attention that the ivory burn is receiving will jolt potential consumers of ivory in China who might not understand the consequences their demand has had on the world's elephant population. “When Kenya burns $ ...