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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
MORGAN STANLEY: It is 'under appreciated' how devastating the world's ageing population could be for the global economy
The Business Insider - 10/20/2016 4:32:43 AM
Based on United Nations projections,global working age population growth will decelerate further. To put this in perspective, these demographic headwinds will impact countries that account for 64% of the world’s GDP in PPP terms and 78% in nominal GDP ...
Central African Republic worst country in the world for young people – study
Reuters - 10/20/2016 11:09:25 PM
Sub-Saharan Africa continued to have the lowest levels of youth development in the world ... The 10 countries that score lowest on the index are all from sub-Saharan Africa – the only region where the size of its youth population has not peaked.
Project to increase wild tiger population
The Hindu - 10/21/2016 12:13:50 AM
The ‘Project C.A.T — Conserving acres for Tigers’ by Discovery Communications and NGO World Wildlife Fund (WWF) aims to conserve the wild tiger population ... across all 13 tiger range countries, with rigorous scientific analysis and monitoring ...
The World’s Ten Most Unstable Countries
News Week - 10/20/2016 6:12:56 AM
While the economy has grown rapidly, poverty remains the rule as the population also booms. The agricultural basis of the economy makes Ethiopia susceptible to drought. State-dominated industries mean it competes poorly with the outside world. The country ...
UN urges greater investment in the world's 10-year-old girls
FOX News - 10/20/2016 7:27:30 PM
The State of World Population 2016 launched Thursday says more than half the world's 60 million 10-year-old girls live in countries considered to have the worst gender equality and are less likely than boys to finish school and more likely to be forced to ...
UNFPA State of World Population 2016
Marketwired - 10/20/2016 12:00:42 AM
The State of World Population report notes that of the 125 million 10-year ... Key statistics Nine out of 10 10-year-old girls live in developing countries, and one in five lives in a least developed country: one in five is in India, and one in eight ...
Eurasia: The World's Largest Market Emerges
Forbes - 10/21/2016 10:58:05 AM
is slowly being drawn together into a massive market covering 70% of the world’s population, 75% of energy resources, and 70% of GDP. Driving this enhanced concept of an interconnected Eurasia is something that has been haphazardly dubbed the New Silk ...
CAR worst country in the world: Survey
Vanguard - 10/21/2016 2:25:40 PM
The Central African Republic, CAR, is the worst country in the world to be a young person ... all from sub-Saharan Africa – the only region where the size of its youth population has not peaked. Nigeria is not among the 10. According to U.N. estimates ...
South Sudan : Drought, hunger add to country's woes
pulse.ng - 10/20/2016 2:48:20 PM
The World Food Programme (WFP) warns that as many as 4.8 million people ? about 40 percent of the country?s population -- were going hungry and that the situation would only get worse. The Famine Early Warning System Network (Fews Net) last month said some ...
UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Poland
worldatlas.com - 10/21/2016 4:27:22 PM
... largest country in the world with an area coverage of 120,726 square miles and 34th most populous country in the world with an average population of 38.5 million. It is divided into 16 administrative subdivisions and is a unitary state. Warsaw is the ...
AGAIN, A CASE FOR POPULATION CONTROL
This Day Live - 10/20/2016 11:09:25 PM
the United Nations projection is that in 20 years’ time Nigeria’s population could reach a staggering 300 million from the present estimate of 180 million. In fact Nigeria is today rated among the fastest growing countries of the world. Ordinarily this ...
Britain fourth best country in world to be young person, survey reveals
Evening Express - 10/20/2016 11:16:34 PM
At the other end of the spectrum, young people in the Central African Republic had the poorest life chances of the 183 countries surveyed. With the world’s youth population at an all time high of 1.8 billion people, the Commonwealth warned that ...
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 10 Countries Will Have the World's Biggest Populations By 2050
Bloomberg - 8/18/2015 5:59:09 AM
The continent will claim three of the world's 10 most populous countries in 2050, according to projections released Tuesday by the Population Reference Bureau in Washington. The largest of those, Nigeria, will be just 1 million people shy of the U.S.'s ...
Telefonica and Huawei Win Best Innovation in Virtualization Award at Broadband World Forum 2016
Yahoo Finance - 10/21/2016 6:00:25 PM
Our innovative ICT solutions, products and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world's population. Founded in 1987, Huawei is a private company fully owned by its employees.