|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
Experts develop method for including migration uncertainty in population projections
Phys - 5/24/2016 6:49:28 PM
For the first time, the researchers used a "probabilistic" model that draws on migration rates in each country and worldwide over the past 65 years, along with patterns of fertility and mortality, to project population around the world. The findings were ...
Speech by Albania Country Manager on Business Climate and Investment Attractiveness
The World Bank - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
Global experience shows that small countries (with less than 10 million people ... Its assets include a well-educated and internet-savvy population, proximity to the world's largest economic bloc, and low labor costs. Its geographic location should ...
China’s scary lesson to the world: Censoring the Internet works.
Washington Post - 5/23/2016 2:54:25 PM
At the same time — confounding Western skeptics — the Internet is nonetheless thriving in China, with nearly 700 million users, putting almost 1 in 4 of the world’s online population behind ... he said, his country had struck the correct balance ...
Vietnamese eager to show off country to world when Obama visits
USA Today - 5/22/2016 6:05:54 AM
They can cause severe birth defects across generations. While the legacy of the war still haunts both countries, many in Vietnam’s growing urban population want to keep that painful history as far in the past as possible. "The war is so over now ...
What does this say about the world? Obese people officially outnumber the underweight, global survey reveals
naturalnews.com - 5/23/2016 3:55:52 AM
As reported by Nature World News ... researchers used 1,698 population-based data sources, which included more than 19.2 million adult participants, consisting of 9.9 million men and 9.3 million women, from just about every country on the planet.
Ban calls on world to reform humanitarian aid finances
MENAFN - 5/23/2016 11:55:28 AM
During the opening of World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Ban Ki-moon said there was a need to guide humanitarian finances to much larger portions of the world population and local ... Tayyip Erdoga said that his country was hosting more than three ...
Burkina Faso capital hit by water cuts amid soaring heat
Pantagraph - 5/23/2016 8:06:24 AM
Burkina Faso, a landlocked country in the heart of West Africa ... (44 degrees Celsius), putting a strain on a water system also challenged by a growing population. The water shortage comes as Burkina Faso struggles to regain its footing after years ...
COLUMN-What's so scary about falling population, growth and prices? - James Saft
Reuters - 5/24/2016 11:54:17 AM
From central bank inflation targets to almost all reporting on and analysis of the economy, this assumption is built into our view of the world. With population shrinking ... grown at a more robust rate than in countries like Germany, New Zealand and ...
Austrian election will be determined by absentee ballots, as world media struggle with specter of nationalist/populist revolt
American Thinker - 5/23/2016 2:04:19 PM
The world’s media are struggling to comprehend and explain the rise of a nationalist and populist candidate for chancellor in Austria, a country that formerly was ... to projections of huge Muslim shares of population within the lifetimes of many citizens.
Zika crisis fuelled by ‘massive policy failure’: WHO chief
Hindustan Times - 5/23/2016 11:01:11 PM
Chan pointed out that Latin America and the Caribbean “have the highest proportion of unintended pregnancies anywhere in the world ... an African country -- Cape Verde, raising concern over what impact the strain might have on the population ...
Scientists studying kestrel falcon population
KTVB - 5/23/2016 5:53:23 PM
BOISE - The five American Kestrel chicks that hatched at the World Center for ... especially on the east the population shows actually quite a bit of a decline, and so by looking at different populations across the country we can maybe figure out why ...
Americans are increasingly addicted to opioids. People in poor countries die in agony without them
The Economist online - 5/24/2016 1:55:58 PM
and a sprinkling of western European countries—which between them hold only 17% of the world’s population. “It’s an absurd situation,” says Dr Fischer, the Canadian professor. “We’re spraying [opioids] from a fire-hose while the majority of ...
Miami-Dade Cops Go Global: Will Roster Of Countries They Train Grow?
WLRN - 5/24/2016 5:30:43 PM
Miami-Dade County’s population is of course one of the world’s most cosmopolitan ... Miami-Dade PD delivers the best training package of any police department in the country," Bill Brownfield, Assistant Secretary of State for Narcotics and Law ...
World Health Organization says hospital bombing in Syria killed 43
Stars and Stripes - 5/24/2016 11:11:20 AM
BEIRUT — A suicide bomber who targeted a hospital in a Syrian coastal city the previous day killed 43 people, the World Health Organization said ... Christian and Shiite population. The attacks targeted public spaces used by residents of all sects.
World Population To Increase To 9.7B By 2050; India Will Overtake China As Most Populous Nation: New Study
International Business Times - 2/9/2013 11:55:55 PM
The world’s population will climb to 9.7 billion in 2050, and India’s population is projected to overtake that of China, while some of the African countries with higher fertility rates will see their population doubling during the period, a new study ...