|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
From the past pages of dawn: 1965: Fifty years ago: Population will triple
Dawn - 4/26/2015 2:16:26 AM
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Over 60 percent of world's population are 'religious': Study
Sify - 4/13/2015 3:10:38 PM
London, April 13 (IANS) A study by leading pollster WIN/Gallup International has found that over 60 percent of the world's population identify themselves as "religious". The researchers spoke to more than 63,000 people from 65 countries about religion ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 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 ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 7:22:03 PM
Every day when you log online, you enter the world wide web: A place where most of Africa has disappeared and China has eclipsed Russia as the country with the world's largest land mass. At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map ...
World Population Day Fact: Half The World’s Population Live In These Six Countries!
The Inquisitr - 7/11/2014 10:11:01 PM
Today (July 11) is World Population Day, and according to latest data from the United Nations, the population of the world stands at a staggering 7.2 billion people. According to Business Insider, the U.N. data also revealed another staggering fact.
World Population Prospects Report projected India to be most Populous Country by 2028
Jagran Josh - 6/14/2013 11:58:00 PM
The UN report titled World Population Prospects was released on 13 June 2013, forecasted that India will be the most populous country of the world by 2028 leaving behind China. The report also claimed that by 2025 the world population will increase by one ...
The most corrupt countries in the world
USA Today - 7/14/2013 7:01:44 AM
(Photo: Kuni Takahashi, Getty Images file) More than half of the world's population believes corruption in the public sector is a very serious problem. Liberia and Mongolia are the two most corrupt countries in the world, according to a recent study.
The Top 10 Countries with the Highest Population in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/28/2014 9:10:21 AM
Do you ever wonder about which are the countries with the highest population in the world? Population rates tend to increase globally at a steady rate. However, some countries have managed to keep their numbers under control through promoting birth control ...
Where worlds collide
Winnipeg Free Press - 4/25/2015 8:11:22 PM
As one development worker observed, if the local population doesn’t mobilize ... within the orange and banana groves. The World Health Organization has classified it as mildly addictive. Many countries, including Canada, have made it a controlled ...
When women are thriving, the world will prosper too
Gulf News - 4/25/2015 6:31:09 PM
This expansion is vital if Japan is to meet a challenge that will face many developed nations in years to come: the ageing of its population ... countries facing similar challenges. The contributions and dynamic engagement of Japanese women around the ...
10 projections for the global population in 2050
Pew Research Center - 2/3/2014 6:01:45 PM
The U.S. population is projected to grow by 89 million residents from 2010 to 2050. The U.S. is likely to grow faster than European and East Asian countries, but slower than Nigeria, which is expected to replace the U.S. as the world’s third most ...
World's Fattest Countries
Forbes - 2/7/2007 11:59:27 PM
Nauru tops a list of countries with the greatest percentage of overweight people, with an alarming 94.5% of its adult population (ages 15+) classified as such, based on the most recent estimates by the World Health Organization (WHO). The Federated States ...
Half the world's population lives in these 6 countries
The Week Magazine - 8/22/2014 11:27:04 AM
The Earth's population now sits at around 7.2 billion. Half of those people, 3.6 billion, live in just a half-dozen countries, according to the United Nations. Check out the map below: (Pew Research Center) China remains the world's most populous nation at ...
This is what the world looks like if you scale countries by population
Vox - 1/27/2015 9:16:57 AM
TeaDranks made a great cartogram showing the entire world with every country's size scaled to its population. One neat thing about this one is that unlike with some cartograms, the basic shapes of the countries are very recognizable. Such low-population ...
How the world’s populations are changing, in one map
Washington Post - 10/30/2013 11:58:59 PM
All of that makes the above map really important for how we think about the trajectories of nations and of the world. It shows current trends in population growth, based on data from a new United Nations Population Fund report. The blue countries are ...