|19||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||73,599,190|
|105||Papua New Guinea||6,310,129|
|115||United Arab Emirates||5,314,317|
|117||Central African Republic||5,057,208|
|124||Congo, Republic of the||4,366,266|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||3,879,296|
|158||Trinidad and Tobago||1,226,383|
|184||Sao Tome and Principe||183,176|
|189||Micronesia, Federated States of||106,487|
|192||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||103,537|
|196||Antigua and Barbuda||89,018|
|197||Isle of Man||85,421|
|206||Northern Mariana Islands||51,395|
|207||Saint Kitts and Nevis||50,726|
|209||Turks and Caicos Islands||46,335|
|213||British Virgin Islands||31,148|
|218||Wallis and Futuna||15,453|
|225||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||5,831|
|227||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||3,140|
|233||Holy See (Vatican City)||836|
|234||Cocos (Keeling) Islands||596|
|237||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, 2012See also: Population map
15 Rich Countries That Control 84% of the World's Wealth
The Street - 10/29/2014 11:53:48 AM
Many of these countries are also among the largest in the world by population. In total, 3.7 billion people live in the world's richest countries, more than half the world's population. It would seem fair that a majority of the world's population would ...
‘Pakistan has higher-than-average population growth rate in South Asia’
Daily Times - 10/30/2014 5:29:03 PM
Pakistan is among those developing countries where population growth is fairly high. According to new Pakistan Economic Survey 2013-14, at present it is the sixth most populous country in the world with projected population of 188 million. According to ...
Cleaveland: Finding a worldwide solution to population
Times Free Press - 10/30/2014 2:05:38 AM
World population is estimated at 7.24 billion this year ... An aging population will depend for its support on a shrinking workforce. Each country that the author highlights has its unique challenges. The author poses four questions: • How many people ...
Recent Research Study Projects “5 billion more People on the Earth by 2100” Which Could Cause Catastrophic Resource Scarcity
theafricom.com - 10/30/2014 8:53:39 AM
The pattern established by developed countries was presumed to follow suit in undeveloped ... Additionally according to Johns Hopkins researchers, interestingly about half of the world’s population currently occupies a coastal strip 200 kilometers ...
Not even World War III will stop Unsustainable Human Population Growth. The ‘Fix’ lies with Lowering Impact
zmescience.com - 10/28/2014 7:33:07 PM
As I’m typing, there are 7,270,480,091 people alive in the world today and this figure ... far below the 2.1 ration need to replace the population, but immigration will keep them stocked), but as developing countries in Africa and Asia are expected ...
Toronto: 'most multicultural city in the world'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 10/19/2014 3:51:44 AM
While Pittsburgh, with a metro population of 2.4 million ... We have gone out to select the best and brightest in the world with a deliberate blindness to source country.” Immigration debates in Canada That doesn’t mean that Canada has no immigration ...
Chinese Authorities Are Shocked By The Results Of The Relaxed 'One Child' Policy
The Business Insider - 10/30/2014 3:24:22 AM
The world's most populous country has restricted most families to a single child ... Of those, 620,000 had been authorised, it added. China has a population of 1.36 billion, the National Bureau of Statistics said in January, but its working-age ...
The great disconnect: A big chunk of the world’s offline population actually lives in the U.S.
Washington Post - 10/1/2014 11:32:43 PM
Worse, the vast majority of the world’s “offline population” is concentrated in 20 countries. The United States, of all places, is one of them. (McKinsey & Co.) Admittedly, the United States contributes far fewer people to the global offline pool ...
How will UK cities transform to meet the challenges of tomorrow?
blogs.msdn.com - 10/22/2014 6:11:21 AM
Will house 70% of the world’s population by 2050? Consume 80% of all electricity ... How are local authorities across the country responding to these challenges? Where does that transformation begin? If you feel overwhelmed by some of those challenges ...
Dozens Of Countries Take In More Immigrants Per Capita Than The U.S.
ideastream.org - 10/30/2014 1:58:29 AM
While the United States has the most total foreign-born residents, they make up a higher percentage of the population in most European countries and some Gulf states ... Another way to attract the world's fat pocketbooks? Cash for citizenship.
Environmentalists: The World Could Use A Good Pandemic Or War
Townhall.com - 10/30/2014 3:53:00 AM
Newsweek, which, in 1975, warned the world of “global cooling,” and an impending ... called for family planning and birth control to slow growth in various countries. The cure? Population control, naturally. Their example? China. Again, in the very ...
The World According to Beinart: Israel is Immoral. But Don’t Worry, So Is America!
blogs.timesofisrael.com - 10/30/2014 1:47:09 PM
And for the most part, the world shrugs its shoulders: that’s how they are… Revealing, indeed. What Americans can identify with is being a powerful country attacked by ... enjoy some popular support from a population chafing under occupation.
19 Countries Where The Gender Gap Is Smaller Than In The U.S.
The Huffington Post - 10/29/2014 2:52:45 PM
Overall, the highest ranked countries are largely European nations with high degrees of educational attainment, economic participation and political empowerment in the female population ... to additional data from the World Economic Forum, countries ...
In Many Countries, Distance From Ebola Brings A Sense Of Safety
Radio Free Europe - 10/30/2014 10:55:21 AM
The World Health Organization (WHO) has called on all countries outside the epicenter to have the ... it is not recommending setting aside any specific number of beds based on population size, leaving the number to be decided by the countries' own health ...
Cities are lapping countries on climate action
Grist - 9/29/2014 8:18:50 AM
In 2005, the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group formed. Despite the name, there are now 69 affiliated cities from more than 40 countries, accounting for a twelfth of the world’s population. There are 12 member cities in the U.S. Mostly, these are green ...