|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
Sweden: Men population overtakes women's for first time in over 250 years
India TV - 5/30/2016 8:58:21 PM
While that's still small in a population of almost 10 million ... debate among some feminists about the potential impact on women in one of the world's most egalitarian countries. Statistics officials say Sweden's demographic shift is mainly due to ...
India's GDP to increase by $1 tn by 2020 if entire population gets online: Report
Firstpost - 5/30/2016 3:29:04 PM
However, data costs in India, as in several other developing countries, are a major barrier ... drop by close to 70% of today’s average retail price for 80% of the world’s population,” said the report. In Ethiopia, a 500 MB data plan currently ...
UN Calls for Greater Support to Least Developed Countries
Student Operated Press - 5/30/2016 12:44:26 PM
Least developed countries need to continue being recipients of the Official ... There are 48 LDCs in the world, which comprise more than 880 million people (about 12 per cent of world population), but account for less than 2 per cent of world GDP and ...
Xi Jinping holds review as China's old age population crosses 220 mn
Economic Times - 5/29/2016 4:34:41 PM
... with the world's biggest senior citizen population, China's President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world's most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent of the total ...
Xi holds review as China's old age population crosses 220 mln
Money Control - 5/29/2016 12:16:59 PM
... world's biggest senior citizen population, China's President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world's most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent of the total population.
India’s GDP can rise by $1-tn if everyone gets internet access: Report
Hindustan Times - 5/30/2016 7:15:09 AM
Data costs in India, as in several other developing countries, are a major barrier ... to drop by close to 70% of today’s average retail price for 80% of the world’s population,” said the report. In Ethiopia, a 500 MB data plan currently costs ...
Ageing population a worry, Xi holds review
The Tribune India - 5/29/2016 8:16:35 PM
... with the world’s biggest senior citizen population, China’s President Xi Jinping held a high-level meeting with officials after the number of people above 60 years in the world’s most populous country crossed 220 million, 16 per cent of the total ...
England’s population to boom by 4mn in 10 years – ONS
rinf.com - 5/28/2016 1:08:17 PM
According to data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), London’s population is set to surpass 10 million between 2017 and 2018 — for the first time putting it on par with the world’s ... “the face of our country forever.”
Reader Comment: Bringing Together the World to Farm Fish for the Future
Twin Falls Times-News - 5/29/2016 6:11:55 AM
Fish are the primary source of animal protein in the diets of over 3 billion people. As the world’s population grows and incomes increase in developing countries, demand for fish and other seafood products is expected to double by 2030. To meet this ...
6 European Countries, 9 Days, 0 Planes
New York Times - 5/28/2016 10:59:26 AM
We traveled more than 3,000 miles from the Arctic Circle to the Atlantic Ocean in nine days, visiting six countries. We saw nine museums ... Kiruna and the reason for the city’s existence: the world’s largest iron-ore mine, which is slowly encroaching ...
Iran orders social media sites to store data inside country
Reuters - 5/29/2016 5:03:19 PM
Iran has some of the strictest controls on internet access in the world and blocks access to social media platforms ... "Foreign messaging companies active in the country are required to transfer all data and activity linked to Iranian citizens into ...
UK gives most in aid per head of population – OECD
Ghana News Agency - 5/30/2016 6:28:02 PM
London, May 30, GNA – The UK topped the table of aid donors in 2014 by spending £188 per head of its population of 65 million ... to hand it over to some fantastically corrupt countries around the world. “I personally think it makes us look stupid.
As population ages, Beijing tracks its elderly as they take buses, go shopping
Japan Times - 5/30/2016 5:34:56 AM
The Guangdong plan also called for the collection of population data on the elderly and a “comprehensive analysis” of their service needs, similar to what Beijing is now offering. While China is still behind countries ... China is a world leader ...
Compared With Other Countries, U.S. Health Care Looks Sick
Forex Street - 5/29/2016 11:08:23 PM
The latest Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD, a group of 34 countries) report on health care ... Doubters dismiss fears of job losses and note that the world’s middle-class population is projected to grow in the years ahead ...
Syria rebels attacked by IS militants, government troops
Killeen Daily Herald - 5/28/2016 3:21:18 AM
World powers, including the United States and Russia which ... The war, now in its sixth year, has killed more than a quarter of a million people and displaced half the country's population. Azaz, which hosts tens of thousands of internally displaced ...