List of European countries by population

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This is a list of European countries and dependent territories by population, which is sorted by the mid-year normalized demographic projections.

Table[edit]

Rank Country
(or dependent territory)
Latest
projection[1]
% of
pop.
Average
relative
annual
growth
(%)[2]
Average
absolute
annual
growth
[3]
Estimated
doubling
time
(Years)[4]
Alternative
figure
Date Source
1  Russia 143,455,000 19.44 0.15 221,000 450 143,400,000 April 1, 2013 Official estimate
2  Germany 80,586,000 10.93 0.23 186,000 300 80,716,000 September 30, 2013 Official estimate
3  Turkey 76,667,864 - - - - - December 31, 2013 Official estimate
4  France 66,475,000 9.03 0.45 298,000 155 65,834,000 January 1, 2014 Official estimate not including Mayotte
Mayotte and the overseas collectivities[5]
5  United Kingdom 64,097,000 8.71 0.63 401,000 111 64,511,000 July 1, 2014 2014 ONS projection
6  Italy 59,862,000 8.10 0.70 416,000 100 60,782,668 December 31, 2013 Monthly official estimate
7  Spain 47,567,000 6.36 -0.34 -157,000 - 47,059,533 January 1, 2013 Official estimate
8  Ukraine 45,461,000 6.16 -0.52 -236,000 - 45,480,315 June 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
9  Poland 38,548,000 5.22 0.08 29,000 921 38,496,000 January 1, 2014 Official estimate
10  Romania 19,858,000 2.69 -0.77 -155,000 - 20,121,641 October 20, 2011 Final 2011 census result
11  Kazakhstan 17,948,816 - - - - - July 2014 CIA World Factbook estimate
12  Netherlands 16,795,000 2.28 0.33 55,000 211 16,842,600 September 13, 2014 Official population clock
13  Belgium 11,162,000 1.51 0.66 73,000 106 11,156,136 June 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
14  Greece 10,758,000 1.46 -0.13 -14,000 - 10,816,286 May 24, 2011 Final 2011 census result
15  Portugal 10,609,000 1.44 0.19 20,000 367 10,427,301 September 30, 2013 Official estimate
16  Czech Republic 10,519,000 1.43 0.23 24,000 303 10,517,400 March 31, 2014 Official estimate
17  Hungary 9,894,000 1.34 -0.25 -25,000 - 9,877,365 January 1, 2014 Official estimate
18  Sweden 9,595,000 1.30 0.76 72,000 92 9,684,858 May 31, 2014 Monthly official estimate
19  Azerbaijan 9,494,600 - - - - - March 1, 2014 Official estimate
20  Belarus 9,460,000 1.28 -0.04 -4,000 - 9,459,800 July 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
21  Austria 8,477,000 1.15 0.61 51,000 115 8,464,554 April 1, 2013 Official estimate
22   Switzerland 8,075,000 1.09 0.82 66,000 84 8,058,100 March 31, 2013 Official estimate
23  Bulgaria 7,261,000 0.98 -0.59 -43,000 - 7,282,041 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
24  Serbia 7,203,000 0.98 -0.35 -25,000 - 7,241,295 January 1, 2012 Official estimate
25  Denmark 5,612,000 0.76 0.45 25,000 155 5,605,836 April 1, 2013 Official estimate
26  Finland 5,436,000 0.74 0.44 24,000 157 5,434,357 May 31, 2013 Monthly official estimate
27  Slovakia 5,413,000 0.73 0.15 8,000 469 5,410,728 March 31, 2013 Official estimate
28  Norway 5,077,000 0.69 1.03 52,000 67 5,063,709 March 31, 2013 Official estimate
29  Georgia 4,942,157 0.60 0.35 206,000 201 4,512,000 January 31, 2013 Monthly official estimate
30  Ireland 4,662,000 0.63 1.35 62,000 52 4,585,400 April 2012 Official estimate
31  Croatia 4,258,000 0.58 -0.35 -15,000 - 4,290,612 March 31, 2011 2011 census result
32  Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,847,000 0.52 0.08 3,000 888 3,839,737 June 30, 2011 Official estimate
33  Moldova 3,486,000 0.47 -1.39 -49,000 - 3,559,500 January 1, 2012 Official estimate
34  Armenia 3,018,854 - - - - - 2011 Official estimate
35  Lithuania 2,956,000 0.40 -1.30 -39,000 - 2,955,986 July 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
36  Albania 2,783,000 0.38 -0.78 -22,000 - 2,821,977 October 1, 2011 2011 census result
37  Macedonia 2,066,000 0.28 0.19 4,000 358 2,059,794 December 31, 2011 Official estimate
38  Slovenia 2,062,000 0.28 0.24 5,000 286 2,063,781 September 13, 2014 Official population clock
39  Latvia 2,011,000 0.27 -1.23 -25,000 - 1,997,500 June 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
40  Kosovo[6] 1,826,000 0.25 1.16 21,000 60 1,815,606 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
41  Estonia 1,283,000 0.17 -0.62 -8,000 - 1,286,540 January 1, 2013 Official estimate\
42  Cyprus 1,117,000 - - - - - 2011 United Nations estimate
43  Montenegro 620,000 0.08 0.00 0 - 620,029 April 1, 2011 Final 2011 census result
44  Luxembourg 542,000 0.07 1.88 10,000 37 537,000 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
45  Malta 419,000 0.06 0.48 2,000 145 416,055 November 20, 2011 Preliminary 2011 census result
46  Iceland 324,000 0.04 1.25 4,000 56 323,810 July 1, 2013 Official estimate
47  Northern Cyprus 300,000 - - - - 294,906 December 9, 2010 International Crisis Group estimate
48  Jersey (UK) 100,000 0.01 1.01 1,000 69 97,857 March 27, 2011 2011 census result
49  Isle of Man (UK) 87,000 0.01 1.16 1,000 60 84,497 March 27, 2011 2011 census result
50  Andorra 75,000 0.01 -1.32 -1,000 - 76,246 2012 Official estimate
51  Guernsey (UK) 63,000 0.01 0.00 0 - 62,431 March 31, 2010 Official estimate
52  Faroe Islands (Denmark) 48,000 0.01 0.00 0 - 48,244 April 1, 2013 Monthly official estimate
53  Liechtenstein 37,000 0.01 0.00 0 - 36,842 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
54  Monaco 36,000 0.00 0.00 0 - 36,136 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
55  San Marino 32,000 0.00 0.00 0 - 32,382 May 31, 2013 Monthly official estimate
56  Gibraltar (UK)[7] 30,000 0.00 0.00 0 - 29,752 2011 Official estimate
57  Åland Islands (Finland) 29,000 0.00 3.57 1,000 20 28,502 December 31, 2012 Official estimate
58  Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) 3,000 0.00 0.00 0 - 2,655 September 1, 2012 Official estimate
59   Vatican City 800 0.00 0.00 0 - 800 2012 Official estimate
Total 737,791,800 100.00 0.16 1,144,000 447

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Calculated, when available, from the latest national censuses or most recent official estimates (many of which are cited in their respective column), using the exponential formula shown on the List of countries by past and future population article. This is done to normalize the different populations to a unique date, so that they are really comparable.
  2. ^ It corresponds to the following formula: projection2013/projection2012x100-100.
  3. ^ It corresponds to the calculation: projection2013*annual_growth/100.
  4. ^ It corresponds to the formula: LN(2)/LN(growth/100+1), which produces exactly the same result as LOG10(2)/LOG10(growth/100+1).
  5. ^ (French) INSEE, Government of France. "Évolution de la population jusqu'en 2014 - champs France hors Mayotte". Retrieved January 2014.  (French departments without Mayotte: 65,821,000 inhabitants)
    INSEE, Government of France. "Populations légales dans les collectivités d'outre-mer et Mayotte". Retrieved January 2014.  (Mayotte : 212,645 inhabitants - overseas collectivities : 337,191 - new Caledonia : 245,580)
    Total (French departments+French overseas collectivies+New Caledonia) : 66,616,416 inhabitants
  6. ^ Disputed territory, claimed by Serbia.
  7. ^ Territory claimed by Spain.