|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
The unhealthy lifestyle choices that are plaguing our population
The National - 5/22/2016 5:22:57 AM
The UAE healthcare system is one of the country’s highest priorities, and rightly so given the increase in lifestyle-related disorders and sedentary habits afflicting its residents. According to United Nations World Population Prospects: The 2015 ...
China’s scary lesson to the world: Censoring the Internet works.
Washington Post - 5/23/2016 2:54:25 PM
At the same time — confounding Western skeptics — the Internet is nonetheless thriving in China, with nearly 700 million users, putting almost 1 in 4 of the world’s online population behind ... he said, his country had struck the correct balance ...
Vietnamese eager to show off country to world when Obama visits
USA Today - 5/22/2016 6:05:54 AM
They can cause severe birth defects across generations. While the legacy of the war still haunts both countries, many in Vietnam’s growing urban population want to keep that painful history as far in the past as possible. "The war is so over now ...
A Tale of two countries
The Times of Israel - 5/23/2016 8:27:53 AM
The minority white community ruled over the majority black population with a set of laws that debased ... does suffer this same scourge as does every other country in the world. Utopia simply does not exist. As Zionists who deeply love our country, our ...
Burkina Faso capital hit by water cuts amid soaring heat
Star-Herald - 5/23/2016 7:59:15 AM
Burkina Faso, a landlocked country in the heart of West Africa ... (44 degrees Celsius), putting a strain on a water system also challenged by a growing population. The water shortage comes as Burkina Faso struggles to regain its footing after years ...
Saving devils in a single disease-free area of country
Denver Post - 5/22/2016 11:56:39 AM
"Saving the wild devils on the Tasman Peninsula is the Holy Grail of the whole thing — can we save a natural, wild population of devils and isolate them?" said John Hamilton, a major partner in the Peninsula Devil Conservation Project. "And pretty much ...
Karachi’s population explosion
Pakistan Observer - 5/24/2016 2:14:28 AM
RAPID population growth is a major problem confronting Pakistan as it lies at the centre of country’s social ... next fifteen years making it the seventh most populous city of the world. This highlights the urgency for making strategies to manage ...
World leaders meet in Istanbul to fix 'broken' aid system
investing.com - 5/23/2016 7:52:05 AM
President Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, which is saddled with around 3 million refugees from neighboring Syria's civil war - the world's largest refugee population in a single country, again accused the West of doing little to help Syrians. Erdogan has been ...
Ban calls on world to reform humanitarian aid finances
MENAFN - 5/23/2016 11:55:28 AM
During the opening of World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Ban Ki-moon said there was a need to guide humanitarian finances to much larger portions of the world population and local ... Tayyip Erdoga said that his country was hosting more than three ...
Austrian election will be determined by absentee ballots, as world media struggle with specter of nationalist/populist revolt
American Thinker - 5/23/2016 2:04:19 PM
The world’s media are struggling to comprehend and explain the rise of a nationalist and populist candidate for chancellor in Austria, a country that formerly was ... to projections of huge Muslim shares of population within the lifetimes of many citizens.
What does this say about the world? Obese people officially outnumber the underweight, global survey reveals
naturalnews.com - 5/23/2016 3:55:52 AM
As reported by Nature World News ... researchers used 1,698 population-based data sources, which included more than 19.2 million adult participants, consisting of 9.9 million men and 9.3 million women, from just about every country on the planet.
Zika crisis fuelled by ‘massive policy failure’: WHO chief
Hindustan Times - 5/23/2016 11:01:11 PM
Chan pointed out that Latin America and the Caribbean “have the highest proportion of unintended pregnancies anywhere in the world ... an African country -- Cape Verde, raising concern over what impact the strain might have on the population ...
COLUMN-What's so scary about falling population, growth and prices? - James Saft
Reuters - 5/24/2016 3:54:41 AM
From central bank inflation targets to almost all reporting on and analysis of the economy, this assumption is built into our view of the world. With population shrinking ... grown at a more robust rate than in countries like Germany, New Zealand and ...
World Humanitarian Summit to kick off in Istanbul, Turkey
Al Bawaba - 5/22/2016 11:56:39 AM
It comes as the Syrian civil war enters its sixth year, as Europe is facing the worst refugee crisis since World War II and as global social inequality has reached a peak amid a rising population ... whose country is one of the five permanent members ...
China’s Population-Control Machine Reaches Disastrous Proportions
NCRegister - 5/23/2016 8:52:20 PM
On a visit to Rome this month, she sat down with the Register to discuss the latest on the Chinese government’s population-control policy ... a gathering of pro-life leaders from around the world. You’ve said the statistics on forced abortion in ...