|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
Poorest Countries Have Progressed but Fragile Countries Lag Behind
Inter Press Service - 5/26/2016 3:19:30 PM
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London population expected to surge as north loses workers
The Guardian - 5/25/2016 2:30:35 PM
A spokesman for the ONS said: “All regions of England are projected to see an increase in their population size over the next decade, with London, the east of England and south-east projected to grow faster than the country as a whole. The population is ...
Philippine population growth slows as contraceptives spread
US News and World Report - 5/25/2016 9:08:27 AM
The population of 100.98 million was half a million lower than what was forecast in 2010, the commission's Executive Director Juan Antonio Perez III said. The Philippines is the 12th most populous country in the world, according to United Nations data.
Experts develop method for including migration uncertainty in population projections
Phys - 5/24/2016 6:49:28 PM
For the first time, the researchers used a "probabilistic" model that draws on migration rates in each country and worldwide over the past 65 years, along with patterns of fertility and mortality, to project population around the world. The findings were ...
Benjamin Harnwell: ‘There Is an International Movement to Reduce Global Population’
Breitbart News - 5/25/2016 8:35:39 PM
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Who Will Serve the World's Missing Middle?
The Huffington Post - 5/25/2016 12:00:15 PM
However, for a variety of reasons including the cost of serving low population densities in rural areas and poor economic and political governance the progress of expanding the centralized grid has been uneven for many of the world's poorest countries.
Indonesia face risks of rapid aging population
The Jakarta Post - 5/26/2016 5:03:53 AM
a World Bank report revealed on Monday. WB lead economist Philip O’Keefe said Indonesia was among countries in East Asia and the Pacific that was aging very quickly. “It is a risk where people will have more poverty in old age. […] in Indonesia ...
G7 countries seek way forward for aging, faltering economies
CP24 - 5/25/2016 6:16:39 AM
Meanwhile, some economists, notably Robert Gordon at Northwestern University, worry the world lacks the kinds of technological advances needed to drive up productivity and growth. Japan's population is shrinking and aging the fastest among G-7 countries ...
England’s population to boom by 4mn in 10 years - ONS
RT - 5/26/2016 12:42:01 PM
According to data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), London’s population is set to surpass 10 million between 2017 and 2018 — for the first time putting it on par with the world’s ... “the face of our country forever.”
UN report: By 2030 two-thirds of world will live in cities
Denver Post - 5/18/2016 4:51:54 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — By 2030 two-thirds of the world's population will be living in cities, the urban population in developing countries will double, and the area covered by cities could triple, according to a U.N. report launched Wednesday. The report by ...
India bags 26th position in QS World Education Ranking; US, UK top the list
India - 5/25/2016 9:44:15 AM
(ALSO READ: Eight Indian institutions among top 500 world universities ... of top 500 universities in a given place divided by an indicator of the population size of that country. India was ranked at the 42nd position in this category.
Speech by World Bank Managing Director and COO Sri Mulyani Indrawati at the 7th World Bank and IFC Global Housing Finance Conference
The World Bank - 5/25/2016 3:06:22 PM
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Boosting least developed countries could "really lift the world up"
unmultimedia.org - 5/26/2016 5:11:03 AM
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Greg Kesich: Here on Earth, Maine suffers with LePage in a world of his own
Portland Press Herald - 5/25/2016 4:10:48 PM
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More than half of Malawi's population need food relief - minister
Today - 5/25/2016 11:10:09 AM
The drought has ravaged much of southern Africa, but Malawi has been the worst-hit country with more almost half of its population of about 15 million affected. "The results of this rapid assessment showed that close to 8.4 million people will need food ...