|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
India Grows, Canada Disappears: Mapping Countries By Population
NPR News - 1/28/2015 2:30:44 PM
In the case of TeaDranks' cartogram, the attribute is population. A quick look at it, and a few ideas pop out: India has almost caught up with China as being the most populous country in the world. Nigeria quickly has become Africa's population hub ...
India Grows, Russia Shrinks: Mapping Countries By Population
KPBS - 1/28/2015 8:28:39 PM
In the case of TeaDranks' cartogram, the attribute is population. A quick look at it and a few ideas pop out: India has almost caught up with China as being the most populous country in the world. Nigeria has quickly become Africa's population hub ...
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 ...
Cool world map shows every country's scale according to its population
abc13.com - 1/28/2015 3:35:09 PM
Way to put the world into perspective. One Reddit user took the time to redesign the world map to represent each country's size according to its population. Take a look. Reddit user TeaDranks created the map using data from the most current foreign and ...
What country is the world's largest coal producer?
Investopedia - 1/30/2015 2:21:12 PM
constructing railroads to lower product transportation costs and extract more coal from the interior of the country. Based on its production size, China is able to exert a strong influence on the world coal market with trade sanctions such as tariffs.
World Freedom Declines
FOX News - 1/28/2015 7:45:42 PM
A new report says the world has become less free. The Freedom House annual study says 60% of the world’s population live in countries that are not completely free. It looked at 195 countries and 15 territories and found that 61 countries became less free ...
You say the U.S. government is broken? So name a country that is doing it better?
Redding Record Searchlight - 1/29/2015 7:08:43 PM
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India's tiger population increases by 30% in past three years; country now has 2,226 tigers
Times of India - 1/20/2015 7:09:15 AM
The new tiger census, released by Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar, shows that India — which has 70% of the world tiger population — has registered an increase of 30 per cent in country's tiger population in the past three years.
A count of the homeless population
KHQ - 1/29/2015 10:14:50 PM
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Who’s Driving World Wine Consumption?
Wall Street Journal - 1/29/2015 6:44:16 AM
It’s not just the sheer scale of the global wine trade, but in a world that’s increasingly looking ... consuming 11 million cases—incredible given the difference in population of the two countries. Although the U.S. and Europe are strong at the ...
Twitter used by 17 percent of social network users in India: Report
Tech2 - 1/29/2015 3:30:59 AM
“But the Twitter population in India represents a much smaller share of social network users in the country, at 17 percent and just 8.8 percent of Internet users,” it added. eMarketer said the the low Internet penetration rate in Asia-Pacific’s ...
World Report 2015: Rights Aren’t Wrong in Tough Times
Human Rights Watch - 1/29/2015 6:47:15 PM
(Beirut) – Governments make a big mistake when they ignore human rights to counter serious security challenges, Human Rights Watch said today in releasing its annual world report ... and minds” of the civilian population will require that the ...
How Many Countries Will Watch The Super Bowl?
International Business Times - 1/29/2015 8:34:37 PM
Sunday night’s championship game will be broadcast and viewed in 180 countries in 25 languages ... Australia, a nation with a population of more than 23 million, had a television audience of over 200,00 for the 2014 Super Bowl. It's a rather high ...
Facebook has more users than population of China
News12 Brooklyn - 1/29/2015 12:27:51 PM
Facebook now has more users than the most populous country in the world. Facebook has reported nearly 1.4 billion active users. The Huffington Post says the CIA last estimated China to have 1.36 billion people. The social media site is largely blocked in ...
Globalization doesn't automatically make countries better off, experts say
Science Daily - 1/29/2015 6:40:05 PM
Only a small number of countries benefitted from the first wave of globalization ... Up until the mid-1800s the distribution of goods around the world was determined by sailing vessels which relied on global wind patterns to get from coast to coast.