|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
Global population could top 12 billion by 2100
The Christian Science Monitor - 9/18/2014 11:40:59 PM
Contrary to some earlier projections, the world's population will soar through ... Raftery said the researchers used data on population, fertility, mortality and migration from every country and then predicted future rates using new statistical models.
World population unlikely to stop growing this century
Nature - 9/18/2014 5:07:17 PM
Many African countries are bucking a global trend of having fewer babies and will continue to grow throughout the twenty-first century, a study suggests. The authors say that world population could top 12 billion by 2100, contradicting earlier predictions ...
World population to hit 11bn in 2100 – with 70% chance of continuous rise
theguardian.com - 9/18/2014 4:10:01 PM
In countries like Nigeria, the continent’s most populous ... said Raftery. This predicted the world’s population would range somewhere between 7bn and 16bn by 2100. “This interval was so huge to be essentially meaningless and therefore it was ignored ...
World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100
washington.edu - 9/18/2014 5:35:55 PM
“World population unlikely to stabilize this century“ The paper ... That method, Raftery said, generates too great a range. “In a given year and country the fertility rate might be half a child higher, but the probability that it would be half ...
The World's Population Is Unlikely To Stabilize This Century
Io9 - 9/18/2014 5:07:17 PM
Graph: UN 2012 world population projection (solid red line), with 80% prediction ... In addition, the ratio of working age people to older people is unlikely to decline in all countries — even those that current have young populations.
World’s Population to Reach 11 Billion by 2100
cubiclane.com - 9/18/2014 8:06:14 PM
“We found that there was 70% probability that the world population will not stabilize in this century ... In Europe France should become the most populated country in 2100 country with 79 million inhabitants, against 66 million today.
World population could surpass THIRTEEN billion by the end of the century
Mongabay - 9/18/2014 8:20:33 PM
"Population growth was a major world concern up to the 1990s ... to renew a focus on policies that could accelerate fertility decline in high-fertility countries and so slow population growth." Human population growth over the last 12,000 years.
UN: World Population Could Double by 2100 and We’re Not Equipped to Handle It
Healthline Networks - 9/18/2014 8:42:02 PM
But United Nations experts say stabilizing the world’s population in the 21st century is unlikely ... are expected to remain below 1 billion people each. "In a given year and country the fertility rate might be half a child higher, but the probability ...
Feeling Crowded? World Population Set to Explode Even More
NBC News - 9/18/2014 8:27:43 PM
But many countries will have growing populations of elderly people, with ever-fewer young adults to support them. The world's population didn't reach 1 billion until 1804. It took 123 years to hit the 2 billion mark in 1927. This doubled to 4 billion in ...
The United States Has The Largest Prison Population In The World — And It’s Growing
mintpressnews.com - 9/18/2014 1:54:00 PM
Both in raw numbers and by percentage of the population, the United States has the most prisoners of any developed country in the world — and it has the largest total prison population of any nation. That didn’t change in 2013. After several years in ...
A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier Estimates
National Geographic - 9/18/2014 10:22:15 PM
Both groups foresee India becoming the world's most populous country, with its numbers peaking around 2070 and declining to around 1.5 or 1.6 billion by 2100. Where they differ most is in their estimates of the coming population decline in China and of the ...
World population unlikely to stabilize this century: study
Xinhua News Agency - 9/18/2014 10:00:46 PM
18 (Xinhua) -- The world's population is unlikely to stabilize this century but ... in which the probability of having half less or half more children is unknown." Li said populous countries, especially those with unsustainable growth potential, should ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/9/2013 11:55:15 PM
Every day when you log online, you enter the world wide web: A place where most of Africa has disappeared and China has eclipsed Russia as the country with the world's largest land mass. At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map ...
Global population may boom well beyond the year 2050
New Scientist - 9/18/2014 6:54:39 PM
"Projections up to about 10 years ago projected world population to keep growing to ... For example, in the continent's most populous country, Nigeria, the United Nations predicts the population will decline. But the stalled decline in fertility means ...
World Population Day Fact: Half The World’s Population Live In These Six Countries!
The Inquisitr - 7/11/2014 10:11:01 PM
Today (July 11) is World Population Day, and according to latest data from the United Nations, the population of the world stands at a staggering 7.2 billion people. According to Business Insider, the U.N. data also revealed another staggering fact.