|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 Surprising Story Behind The World's Fastest Developing Country
Forbes - 6/27/2016 8:43:38 AM
Which African country is: the world’s fastest developing country according the ... An interim report on progress shows that since 2000: With 43 percent of the Rwandan population under 16 years, sustained growth depends on teaching young people technology ...
Brexit’s Town vs. Country
Greek Reporter Greece - 6/27/2016 11:13:58 AM
The bulk of the population resides in small cities and towns ... Let us hope UKIP represents both the town and country they have “taken back.” That the rest of world watches carefully. And that Britons actually learn what the EU is.
Coral Reef Plea Letter Sent To Australia By International Group Of Scientists
The Inquisitr - 6/26/2016 6:28:49 AM
It’s important to note that reefs harbor around a quarter of the oceans fish population, which means that if the reefs die, so do almost a whole quarter of the remaining fish on the planet. There are also still countries and areas of the world that are ...
Brexit the new shot heard ’round the world: Joel Kotkin
Los Angeles Daily News - 6/26/2016 8:51:59 AM
With better-paying jobs disappearing and the prospects for home ownership diminished, London scholar Tony Travers described his country as becoming “a first-world core surrounded by what seems to be going from a second- to a third-world population.”
Major parties agree to ignore population ponzi
macrobusiness.com.au - 6/27/2016 12:29:43 AM
Over the past decade, Australia’s population has grown at one of the fastest rates in the developed world and far above the historical ... in a Radio National interview in 2014: “Every country does have the right to decide the composition, the manner ...
NYC will continue to attract the country’s richest people
New York Post - 6/26/2016 7:11:46 AM
and has one of the biggest concentrations of the well-heeled in the world, according to a new study. It found that only London, Tokyo and Singapore have more multimillionaires than New York City. “While New York has the fourth-largest population of ...
India Will Become the World’s Most Populous Country by 2022, the U.N. Says
Time - 7/30/2015 5:05:56 PM
China is currently the world’s most populous country. Figures for both countries are expected to swell to around 1.4 billion by 2022, at which point India’s population is likely to expand beyond China’s. At the end of the next decade, in 2030 ...
If Malaysia is to become a normal democratic country…
Malaysiakini - 6/27/2016 8:29:19 AM
No country in the world can become a great nation if globally it is regarded ... in Malaysia as there is no way they will lose political power. In 1970, Malaysia’s population comprised 44.32 percent Malays, 34.34 percent Chinese, 8.99 percent Indians ...
Young people on the EU referendum: ‘It is the end of one world, of the world as we know it’
The Guardian - 6/26/2016 6:50:17 AM
Still, amid the resentment there was some sympathy for an older generation adrift in the digital world that millennials navigate easily, and frustration about how all political parties had failed large swaths of the country. “While there is clearly a big ...
U.S. could learn from education in other countries
Des Moines Register - 6/26/2016 12:02:16 AM
The advantage of the German system is its recognition of the diversity of aspirations and academic aptitude in a population and the ... the highest educated and the country has one of the highest standards of living in the world. Werner von Braun was ...
World Bank review: Jobs created not good enough to lift Pinoys out of poverty
Philstar - 6/26/2016 6:31:48 PM
World Bank recently released a study entitled "Labor Market Review: Employment and Poverty in the Philippines," which analyzes the country's labor market performance ... while the working population and jobs have been growing at an average of 1.8 percent ...
Muslim ban plan to focus on ‘terrorist’ countries: Donald Trump
Live Mint - 6/26/2016 7:21:55 PM
or about 23% of the world’s population, according to the Pew Research Center. “I want terrorists out. I want people that have bad thoughts out. I would limit specific terrorist countries and we know who those terrorist countries are,” Trump said.
Kuwait mosque hit by IS suicide bomb reopens as fears remain
The Seattle Times - 6/25/2016 11:05:00 PM
Sheikh Sabah’s comments and presence carried much power in Kuwait, a predominantly Sunni Arab nation where at least at third of the population is believed to ... though al-Feeli and others hope the country will hold onto its unity.
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world
Phys - 6/27/2016 5:59:00 AM
To Goethel, cod represents his identity, his ticket to middle class life, and his link to one the country's most historic industries ... is now warming faster than 99 percent of the world's oceans, scientists have said. The warming waters, in the gulf ...
World population projected to reach 9.7 billion by 2050
UN News Centre - 7/29/2015 6:18:42 PM
Most of the projected increase in the world’s population can be attributed to a short list of high-fertility countries, mainly in Africa, or countries with already large populations. During 2015-2050, half of the world’s population growth is expected ...