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
Top broadband countries in the world
MyBroadband - 4/19/2015 2:56:22 PM
With the exception of South Korea and Hong Kong, the top 10 chart for broadband population penetration is dominated by European countries. The average European household size, where each household will require its own broadband connection, will inevitably ...
World Breast Pumps Industry
The Street - 4/20/2015 8:38:46 PM
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Japanese population falls to 15-year low
Times of India - 4/18/2015 11:11:28 PM
The annual population survey includes foreigners who have lived ... Japan remains the 10th most populated country in the world, but Mexico is growing fast and looks set to overtake in the coming years. A government official told the Japan Times: "With ...
World Ion Exchange Resins Industry
Market Watch - 4/20/2015 3:16:39 PM
World Population by Geographic Region (2000-2050) (In Millions) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6 Table 4: Top 20 Populated Countries Worldwide (2013)(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7Urbanization & Implications for IER-based Water Treatment ...
Baby bust is aging Pennsylvania's population
Pocono Record - 4/20/2015 7:09:53 AM
Japan, along with Portugal, has the world's lowest birthrate ... the so-called replacement rate of 2.1 births per woman necessary to sustain the population of a developed country, according to the Rural Center report. (The replacement rate is higher ...
The Washington region is the world's 77th largest urban area
Greater Greater Washington - 4/20/2015 7:05:43 PM
That's called an urban area, and enough countries publish data on them that it's possible to build a reasonably consistent world list. Demographia did the leg work of stapling together government population data from countries around the world to build ...
Cuba: How it was added to the list of countries that sponsor terrorism
The Miami Herald - 4/17/2015 11:55:36 PM
While a new battle line between the White House and Congress emerges with President Barack Obama’s request to remove Cuba from the list of countries that sponsor ... responded with "the war of the entire population." "It was precisely in the midst ...
Global unbanked population drops; Phl remains at 31%
Philstar - 4/20/2015 6:22:46 PM
MANILA, Philippines -The world’s un-banked population has dropped by 20 percent to just two ... a trend driven by a 13 percentage point rise in account ownership in developing countries and the role of technology. In the same period, 700 million people ...
'Internet of Life': Impact on UAE residents' lives 2nd highest in world
Emirates247 - 4/19/2015 3:50:38 AM
According to Internet World Stats, the UAE has about 9.2 million users or 95.7 per cent of the population at the end of June 30 ... mirrored in the higher number of Facebook users in the country. The latest figures available show that there are more ...
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 ...
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.
World Bank plan aims at ending poverty, hunger by 2030
Dawn - 4/18/2015 8:16:41 AM
About 200m rural poor could migrate to urban areas by 2030, based on urbanisation projections and assuming migration of a proportional share of the rural population that ... interventions in 34 countries having 90pc of the world’s children with stunted ...
World Population Prospects Report projected India to be most Populous Country by 2028
Jagran Josh - 6/14/2013 11:58:00 PM
The UN report titled World Population Prospects was released on 13 June 2013, forecasted that India will be the most populous country of the world by 2028 leaving behind China. The report also claimed that by 2025 the world population will increase by one ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 7:22:03 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 ...
Amelioration: Countries including India planning long-term strategy to protect & evacuate migrant workers
Economic Times - 4/19/2015 7:03:55 AM
India accounts for about 30% of the global migrant population ... of Bangladesh best illustrates the situation. The country, which has several million overseas workers, had to take a loan from the World Bank to pay ransom to a terrorist group in Libya ...