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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
India Will Be The World's Youngest Country By 2020
NDTV - 3/26/2017 11:52:17 PM
Colombo: India will become the world's youngest country by 2020 with an average age of 29, India's envoy in Sri Lanka said on Sunday. Sixty-four per cent of India's population will be in the working age group by 2020, High Commissioner of India to Sri ...
Metro Atlanta No. 4 in the country for 2016 population increase
Atlanta Journal Constitution - 3/23/2017 11:34:22 PM
RELATED: Atlanta among cities with highest quality of life in world ranking The population grew from 5,699,050 to 5,789,700, making it the ninth most populated city in the country. The previous year, the city’s population saw an increase of 95,431 ...
America needs to help world control its population
Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 3/26/2017 5:58:32 AM
I have come to believe that the population explosion is the world’s most critical problem ... and over 77,000 infant and child deaths in over 150 countries. To enhance the public discussion on issues, the Chronicle encourages letters from our readers.
Without babies and immigrants, Tulsa County would have lost population last year
Tulsa World - 3/23/2017 11:55:50 PM
Tulsa County's population grew by less than 1 percent in fiscal year 2016, with all the growth due to births and people moving into the county from outside the country, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
World Water Day: one in four children will live with water scarcity by 2040
The Guardian - 3/22/2017 12:12:32 AM
Lake Urmia, the country’s largest lake ... India, one of the fastest growing economies and home to almost a fifth of the world’s population, was ranked in an annual WaterAid survey as having the greatest number of people living rurally without access ...
Norway was just ranked the happiest country in the world
Business Insider - 3/21/2017 3:01:20 PM
Public education is also free in Norway, and 32% of the population has experienced higher education. The country has one of the highest adult literacy rates in the world, too. For those reasons, the ranking doesn't come as much of a surprise.
2017 World Happiness Report: Should The U.S. Emulate Norway?
Seeking Alpha - 3/20/2017 11:20:37 AM
and geographically to a more socialists country with tiny population? Given that today is World Happiness day, I figured it was worth my time to get up early and report the news for the benefit of Seeking Alpha readers. Although this report will garner ...
The 2017 World Happiness Report: The Top 10 – Plus Where the U.S. Ranks
consciouslifenews.com - 3/26/2017 7:13:06 PM
Can you measure happiness among a population? The World Happiness Report thinks so. The report, first published in 2012 by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network, ranks 155 countries according to happiness and well-being levels.
ICT: Top 7 Highest Internet Using Africans Countries; Nigeria Leads
answersafrica.com - 3/24/2017 12:56:05 PM
Uganda is an East African country and the world’s second most populous landlocked country in the world with an estimated population of 41.6 million; of which less than half have access to the internet. About 12 million Ugandan people have access to the ...
Why Islam may surpass Christianity as world's largest faith
FOX News - 3/21/2017 9:49:22 PM
"There were 1.6 billion Muslims in the world as of 2010 -- roughly 23 percent of the global population," the Pew Research Center ... As political and religious tensions rise worldwide, many countries, including the United States, have tried to combat ...
These Are the World’s 10 Happiest Countries
Foreign Policy - 3/20/2017 2:12:25 PM
African countries rank among the most unhappy in the world. Eight out of 10 of the bottom-ranked countries ... Citing the continent’s massive young and hopeful population, “this optimism might serve as a self-fulfilling prophecy for the continent ...
South Sudan, Haiti and Ukraine Lead World in Suffering
Call UP - 3/23/2017 7:52:27 PM
Ukraine's Suffering Is the Third Highest in the World Ukraine is the only European country near the bottom of the World Happiness rankings this year -- and the 41% of the population that is considered suffering is the highest Gallup has recorded among post ...
10 Countries With The Largest Muslim Population In The World
The Malaysian Digest - 3/20/2017 10:51:59 AM
In the year 622, the first revelation was revealed to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) who embarked on his journey to spread Islam. The event was seen as so important as the start of a golden age and the rise and fall of Islam in its development. Based on current ...
Seeking joy: The world’s happiest countries
gulfbusiness.com - 3/18/2017 5:03:36 AM
Countries across the world are recognising that economic growth alone cannot ... Arabic in the GCC states “in an effort to reach the large, non-Arab expatriate population”. “The UAE was especially affected by the changes in survey methods, in part ...
How the world would look if countries were in proportion to their online population (Canada has nearly disappeared)
Daily Mail - 10/10/2013 8:26:28 PM
At least that's what the world looks like according to a new map published by the Oxford Internet Institute, which has enlarged and minimized countries according to their internet population. Additionally, each country is shaded according to how much their ...