|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
New estimate suggests a quarter of the world's population has latent tuberculosis
Medical Xpress - 10/26/2016 1:15:19 PM
The world population has increased by over 20% and grown older; in China, the median age has increased by ten years over this period. At the same time, children make up nearly half of the population in most sub-Saharan countries in Africa. The fraction of ...
War-torn Iraq is the world’s most generous country to strangers
Washington Post - 10/25/2016 12:19:14 PM
which has put out an index ranking 140 countries around the world on their generosity every year since 2010. As it was last year, Burma is ranked at the top of the index, which combines a variety of "behaviors," including the proportion of the population ...
Here’s why India’s population is the envy of economies everywhere
The Business Insider - 10/25/2016 2:13:46 PM
The average age of the country’s 1.3 billion people is just ... A recent report by EY forecasts that India’s working age population will rise to 869 million by 2020, representing 28% of the world’s workforce. To put that in perspective, the entire ...
India moves up the world giving index
Live Mint - 10/25/2016 6:45:47 PM
an ongoing research project carried out in more than 140 countries representing about 96% of the world’s population (around 5.1 billion people). As a populous country, more Indians participate in giving than in any other country, according to the survey.
Myanmar most generous country in the world
The Jakarta Post - 10/26/2016 4:39:55 AM
Myanmar has been named the most generous country in the world for the third consecutive year ... where the country's largely Theravada Buddhist population donate to those living a monastic lifestyle. It also attributed Myanmar's improvement in its overall ...
Which country is the most generous in the world? : Sri Lanka ranks fifth
newsfirst.lk - 10/26/2016 11:49:25 AM
The CAF World Giving Index measures the average percentage of people in each country who donate money, volunteer or help a stranger. This year, 140 countries were surveyed, representing around 96% of the world’s population.
UNFPA launches 2016 World Population Report in Nigeria
www.today.ng - 10/26/2016 8:50:28 AM
The UN Population Fund has launched the 2016 State of the World Population Report in Nigeria and appealed ... nine out of 10-year-old girls live in developing countries and one in five lives in a least developed country. He added that data from the 2006 ...
World Obesity Day: What Causes Obesity? Its Symptoms & Treatment
BoldSky - 10/26/2016 2:05:25 PM
Obesity is a leading health disorder in today's world, especially in the industrialised countries. In the US, 69 per cent of the adult population is considered to be obese or overweight. The figures are also high in Canada. India, despite known to be a ...
Midwife in Haiti tells of delivering babies knee-deep in water by torchlight
The Guardian - 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
It found most of the population affected were living in appalling conditions, with 176,000 in temporary shelters. Almost 100% of crops were destroyed in what is one of this impoverished country’s most ... A spokesman for the World Food Programme ...
Record gift to UW: $210M from Gates Foundation toward bold goal of improving world’s health
The Seattle Times - 10/25/2016 7:54:23 AM
What might the Population Health Initiative’s work look like? Using big data, the UW’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) is already mining statistics to try to improve the health of countries and communities around the world.
World Population To Increase To 9.7B By 2050; India Will Overtake China As Most Populous Nation: New Study
International Business Times - 10/2/2013 10:34:40 AM
The world’s population will climb to 9.7 billion in 2050, and India’s population is projected to overtake that of China, while some of the African countries with higher fertility rates will see their population doubling during the period, a new study ...
India to have 1 bn unique mobile subscribers by 2020: GSMA
India - 10/26/2016 1:43:57 PM
This will lift the country’s penetration rate to 68 per cent of the population by 2020, up from 47 per cent in 2015. Notably, during the year, India overtook the United States to become the world’s second-largest smartphone market with an installed ...
Opinion: Emerging Markets and World Domination
Sherdog - 10/25/2016 3:43:50 AM
America has a large population, a culture that celebrates violence (Exhibit ... Korea went from a subjugated, impoverished country to one of the largest, most advanced countries in the world in the span of 40 years. This was largely a result of a cultural ...
Thousands of Christians from around the world gather in NYC for Movement Day
FOX News - 10/25/2016 8:11:41 PM
Thousands of Christians from cities representing more than 90 countries around the world gathered in New York City Tuesday ... case for an increased focus on urban ministry by citing rapid population growth in these areas. "Cities are growing at a ...
New GSMA Study Projects Almost One Billion Mobile Subscribers in India by 2020
Business Wire - 10/26/2016 8:28:59 AM
India also overtook the United States in 2016 to become the world’s second-largest smartphone ... unique subscribers in India by 2020, lifting the country’s penetration rate to 68 per cent of the population (up from 47 per cent in 2015).