|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
UNAIDS Country Director expects end of AIDS in Bangladesh by 2030
bdnews24 - 11/30/2015 6:07:39 PM
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COP21: Poor Countries Worried About Being Left Behind In Negotiations
International Business Times - 11/29/2015 10:19:23 PM
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Almost half the world's households now online
unmultimedia.org - 11/30/2015 9:42:24 PM
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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 ...
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AFKinside - 11/30/2015 9:39:25 AM
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Israel marks exodus of Jews from Arab countries
The Times of Israel - 11/30/2015 11:29:46 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 ...
Most Of World’s Transportation Energy Use Is For Passenger Travel
CleanTechnica - 11/30/2015 6:50:36 PM
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Bill Gates: Clean, Reliable Energy Vital to World's Population
News Max - 11/30/2015 11:33:57 AM
Already, 20 countries, including the world's biggest carbon emitters in the U.S., China, and India, have agreed to increase spending in that area from $10 billion to $20 billion over the next five years. Gates said Monday that 28 of the nation's wealthiest ...
World Aids Day: Where are we now?
France 24 - 11/30/2015 4:13:07 PM
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U.S.-Latin American relations shaped by rising number of Hispanics
Latino FOX News - 12/1/2015 3:21:49 PM
if they constituted a country, would be one of the world's leading economies in terms of purchasing power, valued at some $1.2 trillion according to current estimates. At the same time, population growth contributes to "the rising political influence of ...
COMMENTARY: Saving the world from global warming will keep poorest 2 billion in 'abject poverty'
Christian Examiner - 11/30/2015 8:30:49 PM
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Population Services International And UNITAID Launch The Largest Effort Ever To Catalyze HIV Self-Testing In Africa
PR Newswire - 11/30/2015 6:50:36 PM
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Laurie Edmiston: Canada's challenge for World AIDS Day
Canada - 11/30/2015 8:56:28 AM
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The Wall Street Journal - 12/1/2015 3:54:38 AM
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Kiribati population 'may have to relocate'
BBC - 11/30/2015 11:01:08 PM
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