|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
Population Growth Extremes: Doublers and Decliners
peakoil.com - 9/26/2016 7:38:40 AM
NEW YORK, Sep 23 2016 (IPS) – While the world’s population of 7.4 billion is growing at 1.1 percent per year – about half the peak level of the late 1960s – enormous differences in demographic growth among countries are increasingly evident and of ...
Least developed countries will miss 2021 targets without world support - deputy UN chief
New Kerala - 9/25/2016 4:33:44 AM
NK World, New York, Sept 25 : Unless progress speeds up considerably with full support from the international community, the world's least developed countries (LDCs ... people (about 12 per cent of world population) but for less than 2 per cent of world ...
India growing 8% a year seen by Citi helping oil, gold demand
Live Mint - 9/26/2016 8:35:56 AM
The world’s second-largest country by population after China will see its economy expand at about 8% a year through 2021, Citi researchers including Ed Morse said. The country’s working-age population will increase by 220 million over the next 20 years ...
The resilience of rhinos: Photos capture the world's real-life unicorns
Mashable - 9/22/2016 11:03:50 AM
According to a recent special investigation by National Geographic in South Africa, where 70% of the total rhino population ... The World Wildlife Fund has been working to save endangered animals in more than 100 countries for 50 years.
Quality Education Around the World
Black Enterprise - 9/26/2016 5:08:20 AM
Moderated by Chernor Bah, an international development expert with the Population Council ... noted that 250 million children around the world are illiterate and that disinvestment in education in many countries is chronic. He said that countries like ...
Tanzanian children are the world’s fittest while American kids are among the least
Quartz - 9/26/2016 8:57:24 AM
Looking at the aerobic capacity of children is important for the overall population’s health ... infectious diseases in these parts of the world,” he said. It’s hard to say exactly how many countries are going through this transition, according ...
PHOTOS: Dreamlike Pictures Of The Water The World Needs
NPR News - 9/24/2016 11:01:28 AM
Abdulaziz has photographed in nine countries, seeking to document the global water woes: According to the World Health Organization, nearly 2 billion people "use a drinking water source contaminated with feces" and by 2025, half of the world's population ...
African elephant population tumbles due to poaching
Reuters - 9/25/2016 9:12:54 AM
Losses in some countries have been staggering. Tanzania, which relies heavily on wildlife tourism, saw a 60 percent decline in its elephant population ... expected in Montreal MONTREAL/NEW YORK The world's first deal to curb pollution from commercial ...
New Low-Cost Surgical Tool Could Help Patients in Third World
The Wall Street Journal - 9/26/2016 2:02:13 AM
Those same advantages are even more critical in poor countries, where hospital beds are scarce and family breadwinners can’t take weeks off from work while large incisions heal. Yet only 18% of the world’s population has access to laparoscopic surgery ...
World population projected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050
UN News Centre - 6/13/2013 9:07:23 PM
The report, World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision, notes that the population of developed regions will remain largely unchanged at around 1.3 billion from now until 2050. In contrast, the 49 least developed countries are projected to double in ...
Bantwal: Swacch Bharat campaign to make India defecation-free by 2019 - Minister Jigajinagi
Bellevision - 9/23/2016 11:55:45 PM
The pilot project has been embarked on in 100 historical areas in the country and the motion ... Day and November 19 as World Toilet Day. Besides, the measures are being taken to supply tap water 60 percent of population by 2022, said minister Jigajinagi.
Are these Africa’s 10 Most Developed Countries?
howafrica.com - 9/25/2016 5:48:18 PM
The experts of the world estimated that the growth in GDP in 2014 was ... enhancing the job opportunities and the safety measures for the citizens of the country. The population is not very large but has the 3rd highest per-capita income in the whole ...
Which Countries Have the Most Immigrants?
priceonomics.com - 7/18/2016 7:31:37 PM
So what is a “normal” amount of immigration? Well, as of 2015, about 3.3% of the world’s population lived in a country they were not born in. The variation across countries is stark. In nine of the world’s 50 most populous nations, more than 10% of ...
These are the countries where child marriage is legal
weforum.org - 9/26/2016 8:50:15 AM
And yet, at least 117 countries around the world allow it to happen ... “Choosing when and whom to marry is one of life’s most important decisions,” said the UN Population Fund’s Executive Director, Dr Babatunde Osotimehin, at the launch of ...
Least developed countries to miss growth target in 2021 without world support: deputy UN chief
english.sina.com - 9/24/2016 9:52:52 PM
The LDCs account for more than 880 million people， about 12 percent of world population， but for less than two percent ... by the large movements of refugees and migrants， either as countries of origin or as host countries， and he called on donor ...