|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
The 10 Hungriest Countries in the World and How You Can Help Them
The Daily Meal - 5/26/2015 3:13:55 AM
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UN report: nearly half the world's population will be online by the end of 2015
Game Politics - 5/26/2015 4:57:07 PM
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Mongabay - 5/26/2015 3:16:54 PM
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UN: Half The World's Population Will Be Online In 6 Months
HardOCP - 5/26/2015 4:35:39 PM
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11 Countries with the Highest Plastic Surgery Rates in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/26/2015 7:02:59 AM
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World's least-polluting nations aim to set Paris climate bar high
Reuters - 5/26/2015 8:50:21 AM
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Developing countries register marginal drop in under-nourishment -report
en.starafrica.com - 5/27/2015 1:06:52 PM
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Global Debt is "Sinking" Economy as Populations Age in Rich Countries
Reason - 5/26/2015 10:01:56 AM
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Aging global population threatens to send world debt OUT OF CONTROL, Goldman Sachs warns
Catholic Online - 5/27/2015 1:25:22 AM
According to international financial adviser Goldman Sachs, the world's growing aging population - coupled with the reduction ... Wilson says there is hope for countries with high debt burdens. "The demographic shift means that we need to look to more ...
Gerald Celente: America Is A Collapsing Third World Country
ETF Daily News - 5/26/2015 11:45:09 PM
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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 ...
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The Guardian - Nigeria - 5/27/2015 2:29:47 AM
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Newser - 5/27/2015 2:47:05 PM
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Asian Companies to Focus on ASEAN countries in Next 10 Years
Thailand Business News - 5/27/2015 4:31:28 AM
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Iranian negotiator says country sticking to guns in nuke talks
The Times of Israel - 5/26/2015 1:43:51 PM
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