|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
India's poverty rate lowest among nations with poor population: World Bank
Economic Times - 10/5/2015 9:12:46 AM
but its poverty rate was lowest among countries having large number of poor population, a latest World Bank report has said. According to the report, the number of people living in extreme poverty around the world is likely to fall to under 10 per cent of ...
India’s poverty rate lowest among countries having poor populations – World Bank
Belvoir Eagle - 10/5/2015 11:10:17 PM
India was home to the largest number of poor in the year 2012 but the poverty rate is among the lowest among those countries which has the poor population as per the World Bank records. The World Bank has given fresh evidence that the quarter century has ...
Global Internet Population At 3.27 Bil, Led By China
Investors Business Daily - 10/5/2015 8:18:29 PM
The U.S. accounts for 9.6% of the total. Among countries with the highest Internet penetration by population, the U.K. leads at 91.6%, then Japan at 90.6% and Germany at 88.4%. The top 20 countries comprise 74% of all the Internet users in the world.
World Bank Report: Electrification in rural areas has changed consumption and earnings
The Indian Express - 10/5/2015 8:32:48 PM
Stating that India’s poverty rate, in 2012, was lowest among countries having large number of poor population, a latest World Bank report has said that by the end of 2015, less than 10% of the world’s population will be living in extreme poverty for ...
World’s ‘extremely poor’ to fall below 10% of global population for first time in 2015: World Bank
Japan Times - 10/5/2015 2:13:25 PM
The Bank said the change reflects new data on differences in the cost of living across countries ... Using the new benchmark, the World Bank projects that 702 million people or 9.6 percent of the world’s population will be living in extreme poverty ...
World Bank estimates show fall in India’s poverty rate
The Hindu - 10/6/2015 10:30:19 AM
The latest headline estimate for 2012 based on the new data suggests that close to 900 million people (12.8 per cent of the global population ... of the lowest among those countries with the largest number of poor, a latest World Bank report notes.
India's poverty rate lowest, says World Bank
Rediff India Abroad - 10/5/2015 1:09:00 PM
the number of people living in extreme poverty around the world is likely to fall to under 10 per cent of the global population in 2015. "India was home to the largest number of poor in 2012, but its poverty rate is one of the lowest among those countries ...
Global poverty rate to fall below 10% in 2015: World Bank
Firstpost - 10/5/2015 8:01:11 AM
Washington: The number of people living in extreme poverty around the world is likely ... 9.6 percent of the global population this year. The continued major reductions in poverty were due to strong growth rates in developing countries in recent years ...
12 reasons why Luxembourg is the best country in the world
Pocono Record - 10/4/2015 11:51:26 AM
Out of the total population of Luxembourg ... Luxembourg is the second-richest country in the world when looking at GDP per capita, with an annual average of $79,593,91, and, although not spared by the recession, it is still one of the countries in ...
10 per cent global poverty level excites World Bank
The Nation - 10/5/2015 11:53:14 PM
Using the new line (as well as new country-level data on living standards), the World Bank projects that global poverty will have fallen from 902 million people (or 12.8 per cent of the global population) in 2012 to 702 million people (or 9.6 per cent of ...
World poverty to drop below 10% for first time
France 24 - 10/5/2015 8:18:29 PM
That is down from 902 million people, or 12.8 per cent of the global population, from 2012 ... in Sub-Saharan Africa is of great concern," the World Bank said in a statement. "While some African countries have seen significant successes in reducing ...
Extreme poverty likely to drop below 10% – World Bank
Euronews - 10/5/2015 2:27:44 PM
"This is the best story in the world today" Fewer than 10% of the world’s population will live in extreme poverty ... to reflect the differences in cost of living across countries. The change was calculated as an adjustment in purchasing power parity ...
World Bank family powers Zambia’s growth agenda
Times of Zambia - 10/5/2015 7:21:13 PM
the country’s economic growth has not translated into significant poverty reduction. Sixty per cent of the population still live below the poverty line and 42 per cent are considered to be in extreme poverty. The World Bank has over the years played a ...
Poverty to fall below 10% of world’s population - World Bank
Ghana Web - 10/6/2015 9:40:13 AM
It forecasts that the proportion of the world's population in this category will fall from ... The World Bank says the downward trend was due to strong growth rates in developing countries and investments in education, health, and social safety nets.
Japan's Rugby World Cup success breaks world TV viewing record
The Guardian - 10/6/2015 6:05:28 AM
A fifth of Japan’s entire population watched recent match against ... watch their team demolish Samoa in their third game of the Rugby World Cup, in the latest demonstration of the country’s newfound love of the sport. The Brave Blossoms’ 26-5 ...