Country Comparison > Population > TOP 100

RankCountryPopulation
1China1,355,692,544
2India1,236,344,576
3United States318,892,096
4Indonesia253,609,648
5Brazil202,656,784
6Pakistan196,174,384
7Nigeria177,155,760
8Bangladesh166,280,704
9Russia142,470,272
10Japan127,103,392
11Mexico120,286,656
12Philippines107,668,232
13Ethiopia96,633,456
14Vietnam93,421,832
15Egypt86,895,096
16Turkey81,619,392
17Germany80,996,688
18Iran80,840,712
19Congo, Democratic Republic of the77,433,744
20Thailand67,741,400
21France66,259,012
22United Kingdom63,742,976
23Italy61,680,120
24Burma55,746,252
25Tanzania49,639,136
26Korea, South49,039,984
27South Africa48,375,644
28Spain47,737,940
29Colombia46,245,296
30Kenya45,010,056
31Ukraine44,291,412
32Argentina43,024,376
33Algeria38,813,720
34Poland38,346,280
35Uganda35,918,916
36Sudan35,482,232
37Canada34,834,840
38Morocco32,987,206
39Iraq32,585,692
40Afghanistan31,822,848
41Nepal30,986,976
42Peru30,147,936
43Malaysia30,073,352
44Uzbekistan28,929,716
45Venezuela28,868,486
46Saudi Arabia27,345,986
47Yemen26,052,966
48Ghana25,758,108
49Korea, North24,851,628
50Mozambique24,692,144
51Taiwan23,359,928
52Madagascar23,201,926
53Cameroon23,130,708
54Cote d'Ivoire22,848,944
55Australia22,507,616
56Sri Lanka21,866,444
57Romania21,729,872
58Angola19,088,106
59Burkina Faso18,365,124
60Syria17,951,640
61Kazakhstan17,948,816
62Niger17,466,172
63Malawi17,377,468
64Chile17,363,894
65Netherlands16,877,352
66Mali16,455,903
67Ecuador15,654,411
68Cambodia15,458,332
69Guatemala14,647,083
70Zambia14,638,505
71Zimbabwe13,771,721
72Senegal13,635,927
73Rwanda12,337,138
74South Sudan11,562,695
75Guinea11,474,383
76Chad11,412,107
77Cuba11,047,251
78Tunisia10,937,521
79Portugal10,813,834
80Greece10,775,557
81Bolivia10,631,486
82Czech Republic10,627,448
83Belgium10,449,361
84Somalia10,428,043
85Burundi10,395,931
86Dominican Republic10,349,741
87Benin10,160,556
88Haiti9,996,731
89Hungary9,919,128
90Sweden9,723,809
91Azerbaijan9,686,210
92Belarus9,608,058
93Honduras8,598,561
94Austria8,223,062
95Switzerland8,061,516
96Tajikistan8,051,512
97Jordan7,930,491
98Israel7,821,850
99Togo7,351,374
100Serbia7,209,764

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, 2014

See also: Population map

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