|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
These are the world's oldest and youngest countries
weforum.org - 5/2/2016 4:16:36 PM
Currently the United States has a younger population than most European countries – only 13% of Americans are aged 65 or older. Demographically, the United Arab Emirates is the youngest country in in the world, with less than 1% of the population over 65.
Nationality Still Main Source Of Identity For World’s Population
Breitbart News - 4/29/2016 8:34:52 AM
as the majority of the world’s population still seem to identify with nation states. The countries where a majority of people see themselves more as “global citizens” tend either to be poorer or have recently gone through economic turmoil.
Remittances to developing countries growing at slowest pace - World Bank
Gulf News - 5/1/2016 8:14:00 PM
The World Bank’s latest edition of the Migration and Development ... thanks to favourable exchange rates and growing expatriate population in the country. “People continue to remit money,” said Sultan Al Mahmoud, chief marketing and support services ...
World on 'Catastrophic' Path to Run Out of Fresh Water
News Week - 4/29/2016 5:57:23 AM
global fresh water resources would be exhausted at a population level of 6 billion, which the world reached in the year 2000.” This is an even bigger problem now that other countries are eating like America, and the global population’s set to grow by ...
The world’s freshwater would’ve been gone 15 years ago if other countries consumed meat like the U.S.
New Pittsburgh Courier - 5/1/2016 7:09:35 PM
If other countries had been eating as much meat as Americans all ... “Nestle thinks one-third of the world’s population will be affected by fresh water scarcity by 2025, with the situation only becoming more dire thereafter and potentially catastrophic ...
Armed guards at India's dams as drought grips country
The Guardian - 5/2/2016 8:38:28 AM
India is officially in the grip of its worst water crisis in years, with the government saying that about 330 million people, or a quarter of the population ... in June – to cultivate their crops, as the country lacks a robust irrigation system.
Will The World Have Enough To Eat In 2050? Study Suggests Urban Growth Could Cause Problems In Developing World
International Business Times - 4/29/2016 9:10:39 AM
The growth would mean that roughly two-thirds of the world’s population will live in an urban environment ... At the same time 90 percent of food in developing countries comes from domestic, local sources. To meet the challenge, infrastructure ...
World Will Run Out Of Fresh Water In 2050 Says Leaked Report, Earth Faces ‘Catastrophic’ Fate
The Inquisitr - 4/30/2016 11:04:00 AM
“Nestle thinks one-third of the world’s population will be affected by fresh water scarcity ... a “potentially catastrophic” collision course with fate as developing countries like India and China begin to eat more beef, chicken and pork, according ...
Even the world’s largest food company knows the American diet is an environmental catastrophe
Grist - 4/30/2016 6:53:28 AM
global fresh water resources would be exhausted at a population level of 6 billion, which the world reached in the year 2000.” This is an even bigger problem now that other countries are eating like America and the global population’s set to grow by 2 ...
The Caucasus: three countries, three weeks
Dallas News - 4/29/2016 3:22:53 PM
In Georgia, one-third of the population of 4.6 million lives in Tbilisi, the culturally rich capital, and two-thirds of the country is mountainous ... futuristic architecture — including the world’s first flame-shaped skyscrapers.
We're producing way more food than the world actually needs -- but a lot of it goes to waste
Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer - 4/29/2016 2:04:09 PM
For each country, there was either more food available than was ... As of 2010, 20 percent more food was being produced worldwide than was actually needed to feed the world's population, and overall the researchers estimated that the global surplus could ...
Indian steelworker at the World Cup in Qatar dies of cardiac arrest
Economic Times - 5/1/2016 9:58:24 AM
It will be used for the World Cup tournament in 2022 ... the report said. The Indian population in the country currently stands at around 7,20,000.
Australia Will Use Herpes Virus To Control Its Exploding Carp Population
Science World Report - 5/2/2016 4:35:05 AM
funding from the federal budget to stabilize its out of control carp population, according to a recent report. The money will be used to introduce a herpes virus specifically for carps that inhabit the country's river system. The species of fish are ...
Rhino shot dead by poachers in Indian reserve visited by Duke and Duchess of Cambridge last month - the second since royal tour
Daily Mail - 5/2/2016 1:39:07 PM
Demand is high in countries such as China and Vietnam, where people mistakenly believe consuming rhino horns can increase male potency. The 480-square-kilometer grassland park is home to the world's largest population of rare, one-horned rhinos ...
The Weird Reasons Why Different Countries Drive On Different Sides Of The Road
Jalopnik - 5/1/2016 2:01:46 PM
Visiting a country that drives on the opposite side of the road from ... These days, about 75 percent of the population drives on the right side of the road. And, although just seeing another region drive the other way is stressful in itself, adapting ...