|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
UN projects world population to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, driven by growth in developing countries
UN News Centre - 7/28/2015 11:56:20 PM
29 July 2015 – The world’s population is projected to reach 8.5 billion by 2030, 9.7 billion by 2050 and exceed 11 billion in 2100, with India expected to surpass China as the most populous around seven years from now and Nigeria overtaking the United ...
India to become the country with the largest population by 2022
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 8/3/2015 9:15:54 AM
India is expected to outpace China in the world’s largest population boom, the United Nations said. Meanwhile, Nigeria is predicted to overtake the United States by being the country with the third largest population by 2050. The current global ...
Nigeria To Become World’s Third Largest Country By 2030 – UN Report
Leadership - 7/31/2015 4:54:36 AM
Moreover, the report reveals that during the 2015-2050 period, half of the world’s population growth is expected to be concentrated in nine countries: India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania, the United States ...
India to become most populous country by 2022 – UN
Punch - 7/30/2015 1:31:11 PM
United Nations World Population Prospects report said on Wednesday that India would in six years sooner than previously forecast overtake China and become the world’s most populous country. John Wilmoth, Head of the UN Population division said in New ...
India will be the most populous country in the world by 2022
americanbazaaronline.com - 7/30/2015 12:09:27 AM
According to the Daily Mail, John Wilmoth, director of the population division in the U.N.’s department of economic and social affairs, said that high fertility in some of world’s poorest countries could bring overarching problems with it.
Pakistan’s population to exceed 300 million by 2050: UN report
Pakistan Today - 7/31/2015 7:32:05 AM
A United Nations report says Pakistan is among six of the 10 largest countries in the world whose population is projected to exceed 300 million by 2050. Key findings of the ‘World Population Prospects 2015’ released by the UN on Wednesday listed China ...
Mike Dowty: The world’s population levitation
The Livingston Parish News - 8/2/2015 5:06:33 AM
India is projected to take over the top spot by 2023. At the moment, the top three countries in the world by population are China (1.4 billion), India (1.3 billion) and the good old USA (322 million). Nigeria, home to 1-in-4 people living in Africa ...
Romania will register population drop of 22.1% until 2050, according to UN report
ACT Media News Agency - 8/3/2015 6:59:54 AM
In the next seven years India will become the most populated country, with a population bigger than that of China. The number of inhabitants in China (1.38 billions) and India (1.31 billions) will reach 1.4 billions by 2022. World population will grow to 9 ...
India To Home World's Largest Population By 2022
Tech Times - 7/31/2015 11:35:28 AM
The World Population Prospects 2015 study also foretells that several countries will lose 15 percent or more of their population by the year 2050. These nations include Japan, Serbia and Ukraine. Population demographics will also radically change over the ...
Qatari population up by 9% in June
Arabian Business - 8/2/2015 1:56:16 PM
The country’s population growth has been driven by Qatar’s massive infrastructure spending programme in advance of the World Cup in 2022. Since the World Cup was awarded in 2010, the population has risen by 43 percent. The higher population is expected ...
Fresh UN reports suggest Pakistan's population to exceed 300m by 2050
Net India 123 - 8/1/2015 9:03:57 AM
Fresh reports released by the United Nations (UN) say Pakistan is among six of the ten largest countries in the world whose population has been projected to exceed 300 million by 2050. At present, the country's population has been estimated to be around ...
The Guardian view on population control: empowering women may not save the environment
theguardian.com - 8/2/2015 6:28:16 PM
It is in the very poorest countries where women have the most children ... Photograph: Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters The United Nations has published its latest projections for world population. It predicts that the current 7.3bn people on the planet will ...
This African Nation Will Be Bigger than the U.S. by 2050
The Fiscal Times - 7/31/2015 10:59:40 AM
Nine countries are expected to account for half of the world's population growth, and they're almost all in Africa or Asia: India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Indonesia and Uganda are expected to grow the most ...
UN: Expect 11.2 billion population by the end of the century
Rolla Daily News - 7/31/2015 11:59:56 PM
The current world population is 7.3 billion. China and India each have more than one billion people. "While the global projections should not be cause for alarm, we must recognize that the concentration of population growth in the poorest countries ...
What The World Would Look Like If Countries Were Scaled By Population
Io9 - 1/28/2015 8:39:59 AM
Redditor TeaDranks has created a super-interesting cartogram in which the size of each country is apportioned according to population. Suddenly, the largest countries in the world don't look so mighty — Russia and Canada, we're looking at you. What's ...