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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: World population grows, young girls struggle
FOX News - 12/1/2016 3:10:06 PM
AMMAN, Jordan – The United Nations population agency says the world's population grew to 7.4 billion in 2016 ... It says 89 percent of the world's 125 million 10-year-olds live in developing countries where girls face obstacles to equal education ...
Armenia population grew by 0.3% in 2010-2016 - UN report
PanARMENIAN Network - 12/2/2016 1:00:04 PM
It says 89% of the world's 125 million 10-year-olds live in developing countries where girls face obstacles to equal education, healthcare and safety. Armenia's population grew by 0.3% between 2010 and 2016, while life expectancy at birth stands at 79 ...
47 percent of the world’s population now use the Internet, study says
Washington Post - 11/22/2016 1:54:53 PM
Contrasting from country to country, the disparity in Internet users ... if the United Nations wants to reach its target of having 60 percent of the world's population online by 2020. In its report, the ITU also looked at a number of other variables ...
World's young girls outnumbered by boys: UN report
english.sina.com - 12/2/2016 8:35:13 AM
... the majority of the world's 10-year-olds live in developing countries and girls are substantially outnumbered by boys， according to a UN report. The 2016 State of the World Population report， released by the United Nations Population Fund on ...
12 Islamic countries you should visit
Mic - 12/2/2016 9:21:09 PM
Indonesia has the largest Muslim population in the world — about 87% of the country is Muslim. Besides surfing in Bali, which is just one of Indonesia's more than 13,000 islands, you can explore one of its eight World Heritage Sites, hike in the ...
New Report Ranks Countries on Food Waste, Nutrition, and Sustainable Agriculture
foodtank.com - 12/2/2016 10:39:53 PM
According to the FSI, The world population is projected to reach 8.1 billion by 2025. The vast majority of the growth, 95 percent, will come from developing countries, many of which are dealing with the double burden of hunger and rising obesity.
The "Next Eleven" Leading Economies In The World
worldatlas.com - 12/1/2016 4:21:41 PM
A map showing the Next 11 countries of the world. 11 countries have been recognized as having ... and Turkey. Bangladesh boasts a population of 150,039,000 and it had a Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.570 as of 2015. The GDP in 2014 amounted to $620.3 ...
Why a strengthening dollar is bad for the world economy
The Economist online - 12/2/2016 11:58:38 PM
By one estimate in 2014 a de facto dollar zone, comprising America and countries whose currencies move in line with the greenback, encompassed perhaps 60% of the world’s population and 60% of its GDP. Other elements are less visible. The amount of dollar ...
Mapping the Global Muslim Population
The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life Project - 10/6/2009 11:59:11 PM
A comprehensive demographic study of more than 200 countries finds that there are 1.57 billion Muslims of all ages living in the world today, representing 23% of an estimated 2009 world population of 6.8 billion. While Muslims are found on all five ...
World population projected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050
UN News Centre - 6/13/2013 9:07:23 PM
The report, World Population Prospects: the 2012 Revision, notes that the population of developed regions will remain largely unchanged at around 1.3 billion from now until 2050. In contrast, the 49 least developed countries are projected to double in ...
These two countries account for 1/3 of global...
KhaleejTimes - 12/2/2016 3:30:24 PM
The report was released by WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank and the United Nations Population Division. He said that the latest report of Registrar General of India - Sample Registration System also estimates that the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR ...
Mexico Is Hiding The World’s Largest Pyramid
Daily Beast - 12/4/2016 2:20:37 AM
While it does not have 365 churches for its population of roughly 200,000 it does have a more ... church with its glistening yellow and green talavera tile dome is one of the country’s most sacred sites. Every September, some 350,000 people visit the ...
The Most Photographed Countries In The World [Infographic]
bitrebels.com - 12/1/2016 11:28:12 AM
let’s turn it up a notch and see if we can’t find out which country is the most photographed in the world. The results may come as surprise considering the fact that you may think that population might have something to do with it. Well, it hasn’t!
Nigerian Exceptionalism (2): The quest for world leadership,
Vanguard - 12/4/2016 1:30:30 AM
The physical attributes of Nigeria in terms of geographical size, population ... in the fact that Nigeria was declared the “star country” at the Dakar Festival and was asked to host the Second World Festival, after which none has been held.
World Population Grows, Young Girls Struggle: United Nations
everylifecounts.ndtv.com - 12/2/2016 10:58:23 AM
Amman: The United Nations population agency says the world’s population grew to 7.4 billion in 2016 ... It says 89 percent of the world’s 125 million 10-year-olds live in developing countries where girls face obstacles to equal education, healthcare ...