|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
China set to have biggest Christian population in the world by 2030
christiandaily.com - 7/23/2016 10:28:48 AM
China is on its way to having the world's biggest Christian population with 200 million believers by 2030 ... However, he said there is still a lot of needs in the ministry in the Communist country that need to be addressed. "We are overjoyed with what ...
What Country Has the Richest Retirees? And the Happiest?
Forbes - 7/20/2016 2:14:16 PM
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More than half the world is still offline
PC World - 7/22/2016 9:28:33 PM
While it may seem like half the world is chasing Pokemon right now ... A map from the International Telecommunication Union shows what percentage of each country's population will not be on the internet at the end of 2016, based on ITU forecasts.
A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
And this isn’t just an airy exercise — the targets are quite specific (“By 2030, progressively achieve and sustain income growth of the bottom 40 per cent of the population at ... has actually ranked the countries of the world based on where they ...
Smartwatches in the Developing World: Why Success is Hard to Come by
xda-developers.com - 7/22/2016 7:26:52 PM
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World Bank, WHO Says China, Needs More Healthcare Reform As Country Ages
Leadership - 7/22/2016 3:41:58 AM
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Malawi is moving 500 elephants across the country
CNN - 7/20/2016 9:06:28 AM
moving the world's largest land animal is a hefty operation. But that hasn't stopped African Parks from attempting to rehome 500 elephants in Malawi alone. Their new home will be the Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve-- where the elephant population has decreased ...
United Nations Climate Change Conferences: Global concern to legally bind the developed countries
MBA Universe - 7/21/2016 11:06:58 AM
The move is to legally bind the developed countries who contribute more to the climate changes and add to global warming Global Warming, its causes and harmful effects on the world population and how to control it, is one of the hot debated current GK topics.
Surgical costs risk financial catastrophe for nearly half of world population
United Press International - 7/20/2016 1:31:19 PM
The direct cost of surgery put 43.9 percent of the world population at risk of catastrophic expenditure ... which they did not previously have country-level estimates of the burden of surgical access. While they project potential financial benefits ...
Yes, the World Is Going Berserk, but Inner Peace Is Still Possible
New York Times - 7/20/2016 10:13:53 PM
By 2050, about 70 percent of the world’s population will be urban. After 9/11, you often heard people talk about leaving New York — perhaps it was safer to live in the country. Some people did move, but the population of the city has grown over the ...
Muslims and Islam: Key findings in the U.S. and around the world
Pew Research Center - 7/22/2016 2:11:54 PM
Indonesia is currently the country with the world’s single largest Muslim population, but Pew Research Center projects that India will have that distinction by the year 2050 (while remaining a majority Hindu country), with more than 300 million Muslims.
Malaysia has been betrayed by Prime Minister Najib Razak
Al Arabiya News - 7/22/2016 8:56:56 AM
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490 - Map of the World's Countries Rearranged by Population
Big Think - 7/16/2016 11:58:50 PM
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Rohingya population ‘not changed in decades’
Arab News - 7/22/2016 12:21:32 AM
Indonesia. Myanmar government data show that the Rohingya population in the country has not grown in decades. (AP Photo/S. Yulinnas, File)
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The Huffington Post - 7/21/2016 2:38:44 AM
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