|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
Study: 8 people have same wealth as world's poorest half
USA Today - 1/16/2017 12:18:02 AM
The Credit Suisse report shows that Russia is the world's most unequal country, with the exception of Comoros and Zambia in Africa. Russia's richest 1% of the population controls 74.5% of total wealth. Globally, the corresponding figure is 50.8% ...
Are eight men as wealthy as half the world’s population?
The Economist online - 1/19/2017 3:37:53 PM
the poorest half of the remaining population would have a combined wealth equivalent to the richest 98 billionaires. The Credit Suisse team converts the world’s wealth into dollars at market rates. But the dollar stretches further in poor countries.
Sweden crosses 10-million population threshold
FOX News - 1/20/2017 10:14:35 AM
COPENHAGEN, Denmark – Swedish authorities say the Scandinavian country on Friday has statistically crossed the 10-million population threshold, saying mainly migration and more birth than deaths contribute to the population growth. Statistics Sweden has ...
World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50%
The Guardian - 1/16/2017 12:03:43 AM
Oxfam said the vast majority of people in the bottom half of the world’s population were facing a daily struggle to survive, with 70% of them living in low-income countries. It was four years since the WEF had first identified inequality as a threat to ...
Eight men have as much wealth as the world’s poorest half, study finds
New York Daily News - 1/16/2017 7:16:12 PM
Eight men have as much wealth as 3.6 billion people who comprise the poorest half of the world’s population, according to a new report ... there are increasing signs that more and more people in rich countries are no longer willing to tolerate the ...
A left-wing 'pillage' of Third World countries
One News Now - 1/19/2017 3:52:12 PM
Money flowing into Third World countries is doing more to corrupt religious and cultural beliefs than to boost the nations’ prosperity/wellbeing. Billionaires and left-leaning foundations are pumping money into population control in underdeveloped countries.
Why Russia — a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria — runs the world now
National Post - 1/16/2017 10:12:10 AM
The country’s 147 million population isn’t all that impressive either ... Why is a Eurasian economic basketcase running the world now? Being large “enough” Sometimes a derringer is just as effective as a smart bomb. Russia’s military spending ...
Mark Zuckerberg urges world leaders to respond to ONE and Facebook’s connectivity campaign
www.one.org - 1/20/2017 2:00:40 AM
Today, more than half of the world is still unconnected to the internet—and where someone lives makes a huge difference. Almost 75% of Africa’s population is offline compared with 19% of people in developed countries. Hit harder by this lack of ...
The Worst Countries For Drinking During Pregnancy [Infographic]
Forbes - 1/19/2017 8:21:14 AM
A study by The Lancet linking drinking rates during pregnancy to rates of foetal alcohol syndrome found that nine of the world’s ten worst countries are in Europe ... percent of women in the general global population drink alcohol during pregnancy ...
LIST: Top 10 Countries With More Women Than Men!! See if any African country among the top 10!!
howafrica.com - 1/20/2017 11:19:00 AM
As in other societies, the involvement of men in violent activities in the erstwhile Soviet countries is one of the reasons for their low numbers as well as substance abuse. During the II World War, men making up 14% of the population were killed in this ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 8:26:28 PM
At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map published by the Oxford Internet Institute, which has enlarged and minimized countries according to their internet population. Additionally, each country is shaded according to how much their ...
Davos: ‘Wealthy Countries Should Welcome Migrants’ Says Vatican Spokesman
Breitbart News - 1/20/2017 2:53:45 PM
Speaking to The Wall Street Journal at the Swiss ski resort of Davos, where more than 3,000 world political ... firm plans for better integration between migrants and the local population. “We cannot overlook [those concerns but] a better answer is ...
Report: Eight Men Control as Much Wealth as Half the World’s Population
Voice of America - 1/15/2017 11:56:33 PM
That report suggested 62 people owned as much wealth as half the world’s population. The activist group says new ... How different are the lives of a wealthy person and a poor person in your country? What percentage of people own most of the wealth ...
The World's 8 Richest Men Have Wealth Equal to Half the Population
Investopedia - 1/17/2017 5:20:29 PM
As business and political leaders meet at the World Economic Forum's annual event in Davos ... (See also: The Richest and Poorest Countries Per Capita in 2016) Many have poked holes in Oxfam's latest report which uses data from the Forbes rich list ...
Oxfam: World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest half
The Christian Science Monitor - 1/17/2017 4:44:41 PM
Oxfam released the same report a year earlier, calculating that the richest 62 people on the planet owned as much wealth as the bottom half of the population ... seven out of 10 people in the world live in a country that has seen a rise in inequality ...