|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
This country just passed China as the fastest-growing in the world
The Business Insider - 11/25/2015 12:44:18 PM
India’s working-age population, aged 15-64, is projected by the World Bank to continue to grow and to surpass ... China’s biggest risk in our view comes mainly from outside the country given the dependence on global demand for Chinese made goods.
Refugee influx to boost economic output of the receiving countries
Economic Times - 11/27/2015 2:04:50 AM
initial assessments of their economic impact on receiving countries are coming in: The influx is good for growth. A new Bloomberg survey of economists predicts that Germany, the biggest recipient of Syrian asylum seekers in the western world, will get a 0 ...
Congress defaming country on intolerance while world supporting India for UNSC seat: Shahnawaz
Times of India - 11/26/2015 12:21:38 PM
... the country should know that there is harmony in the country during Modi government, he said. On statements from BJP motormouths like Yogi Adityanath, Shahnawaz said the population of the country is around 121 crore. Instead of focussing on what was ...
UC Browser Becomes World’s No. 2 Mobile Browser
Gizbot - 11/26/2015 7:42:28 AM
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New Zealand obesity campaigner quits saying country has made 'no progress'
The Guardian - 11/27/2015 2:47:47 AM
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Why can’t liberal Muslims get together to discuss issues that plague the Islamic world?
The Express Tribune - 11/26/2015 3:20:36 PM
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Changing the World: One Vasectomy at a Time
The Good Men Project - 11/26/2015 12:40:08 AM
Just this past November 13th, over 700 doctors in 40 countries participated in World ... In 2010, while working on a film about population on the planet, I met Dr. Doug Stein, one of the world’s leading providers of vasectomies. Doug’s passion was ...
Yemeni city battered by siege in pivotal battle of civil war
The Sun Chronicle - 11/26/2015 9:29:50 AM
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India to have over 500 mn mobile users by 2015 end: GSMA
Financial Express - 11/26/2015 8:57:02 PM
majority of the mobile population is still on 2G. “There are different markets in India and 2G voice service will continue to be a big factor in the country. It will account for 58% of the telecom market by 2020. The dominance of 2G is good for voice ...
Pope arrives in Kenya his 1st stop of a peace pilgrimage to 3 African countries
FOX News - 11/25/2015 3:57:34 PM
NAIROBI, Kenya – Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to a country torn by sectarian ... especially for the civilian population or the U.N. peacekeeping operation.
Gambia: Rural Development Significant for Least Developed Countries, Says UN Rep
AllAfrica - 11/26/2015 4:25:01 PM
According to her, the theme for the 2015 of Least Developed Countries Report is "Transforming Rural Economies", saying it is timely as the world leaders have endorsed ... "As the majority of the LDCs population live and work in rural areas, rural ...
Number of African child brides to soar by 2050 as population grows: U.N.
Today - 11/26/2015 1:44:33 AM
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The number of child brides in Africa will more than double by 2050 if current trends persist because of rapid population growth and ... age is 15 in about a dozen African countries, and change is gradual.
Developing countries urged to meet zero carbon world target
Fiji Times - 11/26/2015 7:52:37 PM
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Countries Try to Raise Fertility—and Empower Women
Wall Street Journal - 11/25/2015 2:24:31 PM
In country after country, rising rates of education and financial ... But the end result is that much of the Western world and large parts of Asia are in demographic decline. ‘The role of a girl in this life should be to study and take it seriously ...
Piketty Says Russia Robbed of Bigger Reserves by Capital Flight
Bloomberg - 11/27/2015 12:13:18 PM
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