|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
World Malaria Day: Funds dwindling after 'success'
CNN - 4/25/2016 3:49:06 PM
... half the world's countries have wiped out the disease, there were more than 400,000 malaria deaths recorded last year, and 3.2 billion people around the world are susceptible to the disease. With half the world's population at risk, why is aid dropping?
Indonesia in top five for countries with diabetes: WHO
Reuters - 4/28/2016 2:02:21 AM
Indonesia is ranked one of the world's top five worst affected ... a luxury however - some 40 percent of the population live on about one U.S. dollar per day. According to the WHO's report, the worlds top five countries suffering from diabetes included ...
WHO: 21 countries could become malaria free by 2020
DelhiDailyNews - 4/26/2016 8:02:38 AM
However, approximately half of the world's population, 3.2 billion people, remains at risk of malaria. In 2015, 214 million new cases of malaria were reported in 95 countries and more than 400 000 people died of malaria.
UNDP urges countries to fully capitalize demographic shift
Philstar - 4/27/2016 3:07:57 AM
As home to half of the world’s total population, data showed that Asia-Pacific has 68 percent of its population in the working age category and only 32 percent are dependents. “When countries have a greater share of people who can work, save and pay ...
A 34-year wait? India to rise as an Asia-Pacific power by 2050, says UN report
Firstpost - 4/27/2016 9:48:49 AM
In its latest Regional Human Development Report, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) underlined that Asia-Pacific countries ... world. By 2050, they will have just over half the global share — more than a billion. The 'oldest old' population ...
India to dominate working-age population growth in Asia Pacific by 2050: UN
The Indian Express - 4/27/2016 4:26:42 AM
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) underlined in its latest Regional Human Development Report that Asia-Pacific countries ... world. By 2050, they will have just over half the global share—more than a billion. The ‘oldest old’ population ...
Where the world’s good (and great) jobs are
Washington Post - 4/28/2016 9:04:41 AM
People who hold great jobs consistently beat both those who have good jobs and the population overall ... conducted from 2013 to 2015 around the world. Good and great jobs data were reported for 130 countries, though surveys were conducted elsewhere ...
Factbox: Can malaria be eliminated by 2030?
Times of India - 4/26/2016 12:56:07 PM
The Geneva-based organization said 21 countries are in a position to eliminate malaria within the next five years. Here are some facts on progress in eliminating the deadly disease: - 3.2 billion people - almost half the world's population - are at risk of ...
World Food and Population Growth
The People's Voice - 4/28/2016 5:44:15 AM
Even as total fertility rates (TFRs) decline in many countries around the world, the world's total human population continues to increase, though at a slowly decreasing rate. Human efforts to feed a growing population is unexpectedly causing absolute ...
Rockey preaches need for research dollars, partnerships in feeding world
Lincoln Journal Star - 4/26/2016 7:58:28 PM
Sally Rockey is confident the deadlines agriculture producers face in feeding an ever-growing world population will be met ... access research completed at universities across the country, as well as the experts behind the research, while also tapping ...
Fastest population shift in history means 'make or break' for Asia-Pacific - UN agency
New Kerala - 4/27/2016 1:45:03 PM
For States with a large working-age population, UNDP is calling for ... but its effects are soon felt on the other side of the world. South-South cooperation Findings show there is no one solution for every country, but the regions diversity provides ...
Millennials reach a U.S. population milestone
WTSP - 4/26/2016 3:04:58 PM
Millennials now outnumber all other groups partly due to the number of immigrants between ages of 18 and 24 continuously entering the country ... of births after World War II, baby boomers have long dominated the U.S. population. They peaked at 78.8 ...
Egypt looks to avert water crisis driven by demand, waste
The Sun Chronicle - 4/26/2016 7:55:28 AM
allowing the country to serve as a Mediterranean grain reserve. But the annual flood ended with the completion of the Aswan High Dam in 1970, and surging population growth has transformed Egypt — with over 90 million citizens — into the world’s ...
Criminal Justice Reform: Hijacked by The Left
Breitbart News - 4/26/2016 7:08:21 PM
That wouldn’t fly in today’s world, so the liberals have done the next best thing: hijack “criminal justice reform,” an idea high on many conservatives’ agenda, and adding to it a large reduction in the prison population by shortening the ...
Most Pakistanis want Islam to be the basis of country’s legislation: report
The Express Tribune - 4/28/2016 9:47:38 AM
“This opinion is especially prevalent in Pakistan (78%), one of only five declared Islamic Republics in the world, and the Palestinian ... roughly half or more of the full population said that laws in their countries should strictly follow the teachings ...