|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
World in major population shift with implications for migration, poverty – World Bank/IMF
Vanguard - 10/9/2015 4:10:22 PM
large-scale migration from poor countries to richer regions of the world will be a permanent feature of the global economy for decades to come as a result of major population shifts in countries. According to the Global Monitoring Report 2015/2016 ...
World’s aging population growing
The Bulletin - 10/9/2015 7:13:30 AM
The report’s authors called on world leaders to guarantee older people can continue being productive members of society as long as they live. “The pace of population ageing (sic) is much faster than in the past,” the report states. “All countries ...
10 Busiest Airports in The World by International Passenger Traffic
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/9/2015 12:49:56 PM
nearly 8% of the world’s population. Currently, traveling is at an all-time high. Most countries have realized the importance of tourism and some countries such as the United Arab Emirates have made it their prime source of income. With its incredible ...
Rise Of Minority Muslim Population Poses Challenge To India’s Democracy – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 10/9/2015 5:14:47 PM
With a population of 310 million Muslims, India will become the largest Muslim “country” in the world. While Hindus will remain a majority population at 77 percent, the proportion of Muslims will increase from 14 percent in 2011 to 18 percent in 2050.
Smoking set to kill one in three young Chinese men as country faces 'epidemic'
The Guardian - 10/9/2015 9:08:01 AM
China consumes over a third of the world’s cigarettes, and has a sixth of the global ... The 2010 death toll was made up of some 840,000 men and 130,000 women in China, which has a population of about 1.4 billion. Smokers have about twice the mortality ...
Gambia: KMC Celebrates World Population Day
AllAfrica - 10/9/2015 3:34:34 PM
The Kanifing Municipal Council (KMC) yesterday celebrated World Population Day with the theme ... acid were provided to female victims in the 2014 floods that affected the country, through NDMA to the Ministry of Health to respond to the increased ...
HelpMeSee Launches Campaign in The Gambia to Celebrate World Sight Day 2015
prnewswire.com - 10/9/2015 2:22:59 PM
However, with a population growing from 0.7 million in 1986 to 2.0 million in 2015, the country still has a cataract blindness ... in the areas of greatest need throughout the developing world. World Sight Day is an international day of awareness "to ...
In detail: Scotland’s prison population
The Scotsman - 10/9/2015 1:04:15 PM
The nation’s prison population has grown by about a third since the start ... Prison populations in the Nordic countries are around 50-30 per cent smaller, according to figures by the Howard League for Penal Reform. Prisoners are also still ...
Transcript of Opening Press Conference with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim at World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings 2015
The World Bank - 10/8/2015 10:52:25 PM
And secondly, does the World Bank need more capital to meet the rising demand? DR. KIM: So, Ian, great question, and let me just try to give you a sense of it. So, normally we loan to countries, and normally we loan to countries based on their population.
Mobile broadband is best prospect for connecting the developing world, UN says
Network World - 10/6/2015 11:59:13 PM
But the fact that only 43% of the total world population is online is among the disappointing ... But there are often parts of a country or communities where "affordable broadband has not been achieved, especially in rural and remote areas," the report ...
Report ranks India as worst place to die among 40 countries, but Kerala stands out as 'beacon of hope'
Firstpost - 10/8/2015 5:23:08 PM
The report says that Kerala, 'with only 3 percent of India's population, the tiny state provides ... Palliative care advocates not only in developing countries but also across the world are studying Kerala's potent combination of government support and ...
The most-spoken language by 2050
Patheos - 10/8/2015 10:20:48 AM
Meanwhile, China and many English-speaking countries are likely to experience a demographic slowdown, which could lead to an expected decline in the number of English speakers — from 8 percent to 3 percent of the world’s population. For Mandarin ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 11:38:56 AM
Redditor TeaDranks has created a super-interesting cartogram in which the size of each country is apportioned according to population. Suddenly, the largest countries in the world don't look so mighty — Russia and Canada, we're looking at you. What's ...
World Bank president warns of strong global market headwinds
FORTUNE - 10/8/2015 9:12:12 PM
In an interview with Bloomberg Markets Thursday, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim spoke of a deteriorating financial environment for developing countries ... the first that the percentage of the world population suffering extreme poverty dipped below ...
World Cup qualifying: Japan beats war-hit Syria
News 4 Jax - 10/8/2015 5:51:46 PM
It's against that backdrop that Syria has been bidding to reach the World Cup for the first time in its history ... Syria when it launched airstrikes on Wednesday. A coalition of countries led by the U.S. have been bombing ISIS targets on a near-daily ...