|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
Population boom: Pakistan will have over 100m voters by 2018
The Express Tribune - 7/27/2015 10:35:47 AM
The estimate is based on the rapid increase in population and the percentage of people getting registered as voters after obtaining their national identity cards at the age of 18. Pakistan is the sixth most populous country in the world after China ...
Rwanda park releases relocated lions to restock population
The Wichita Eagle Kansas - 7/28/2015 8:57:22 PM
Seven lions that were transported from South Africa to Rwanda have been released into a wildlife park after weeks of quarantine, another step in a plan to restore the country's lion population after it was wiped out following Rwanda's 1994 genocide ...
Special Olympics Takes On the World
New York Times - 7/27/2015 8:01:17 PM
Much the same thing happens in other countries, even in the developed world, where it is called institutionalization. When Special Olympics officials say their athletes are the world’s most vulnerable and neglected population, they mean it literally.
Climate change: world’s wealthiest understand, but only half see it as threat
theguardian.com - 7/28/2015 4:29:32 AM
Japan is one of the few rich states whose population is as concerned about climate change as poorer countries. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/REUTERS People living in the world’s wealthiest nations generally understand what climate change is but in many ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 AM
Redditor TeaDranks has created a super-interesting cartogram in which the size of each country is apportioned according to population. Suddenly, the largest countries in the world don't look so mighty — Russia and Canada, we're looking at you. What's ...
Can meat production keep up with population?
Post Independent - 7/27/2015 5:27:59 AM
The United Nations predicted earlier this year that world population, today at 7.2 billion, will increase to 9.6 billion by 2050, with the largest growth projected in developing countries including India and within Africa. Some of those countries are ...
'Kuwait One Of Top Countries In World Suffering From Diabetes'
MENAFN - 7/28/2015 6:38:23 AM
Today, Kuwait is one of the top countries in the world suffering from diabetes. Almost a quarter of our population are diabetic. This is a frightening and alarming statistic and many people do not seem to be aware that the most common form of diabetes ...
Tigers in Bangladesh threatened by poachers, declining habitats
United Press International - 7/27/2015 6:06:45 PM
DHAKA, Bangladesh, July 27 (UPI) --Poaching and declining wildlife habitats are leading to a plunge in the Bengal tiger population in Bangladesh. The South Asian country bordering India now has just 106 tigers in its side of the Sunderbans forest ...
The challenges posed by Abu Dhabi’s ever expanding population
The National - 7/27/2015 10:42:57 AM
ABU DHABI // As the population of Abu Dhabi continues ... “This is the UAE as we know it. It’s a country with global ambitions and a cosmopolitan feel to it. We like to welcome the world and it has been working very well for us.”
Can the world end extreme poverty?
Brookings - 7/27/2015 9:52:50 AM
The World Bank is trying to keep a focus on these issues through its “shared prosperity” goal that measures the well-being of the bottom 40 percent of the population in each country. As an example of how goal setting changes behavior in an institution ...
In Afghanistan, a country awash with weapons, the government bans toy guns
FOX News - 7/27/2015 7:36:50 AM
11 terror attacks introduced the population to a new host of armaments ... Any reduction of violence in the insurgency-wracked country — even if just children's play — would be good, he said. "It is not good for a society to have kids with such ...
Namibia Celebrates Population Day
AllAfrica - 7/27/2015 10:57:16 AM
Officiating at the national world population celebrations held at Keetmanshoop ... accelerates economic growth that begins with changes in the age structure of a country's population as it transitions from high to low birth and death rates, because ...
Tiger population in Bangladesh falls to 106 from 440 in 2004
Economic Times - 7/27/2015 12:30:19 PM
DHAKA: Bangladesh has only 106 tigers in the Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forest ... But, there's no doubt tiger population has declined in the Sundarbans in recent years due to rampant poaching of the big cats and for lack of proper forest ...
Study measures global population/energy relationship
R & D Magazine - 7/27/2015 7:29:40 AM
However, DeLong and colleague Oskar Burger also found that this dynamic has shifted in the decades following 1963, when the world’s population was growing faster ... how what other countries do influences the energy supply, and how to maintain those ...
Hispanics’ population rises, but their home ownership doesn’t
The Miami Herald - 7/27/2015 10:17:18 PM
They make up the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population, yet Hispanics are increasingly locked ... but many first- and second-generation Hispanics are credit-averse. They often come from countries where the less affluent borrow and lend outside ...