List of countries by population (United Nations)

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This is a list of independent countries and inhabited dependent territories by total population, based on estimates published by the United Nations. It refers to de facto population in a country or area using the "medium fertility" variant.

Population by rank
Rank Country/area Population
(1 July 2013)[1]
 World 7,162,119,434
1  China[a] 1,385,566,537
2  India 1,252,139,596
3  United States 320,050,716
4  Indonesia 249,865,631
5  Brazil 200,361,925
6  Pakistan 182,142,594
7  Nigeria 173,615,345
8  Bangladesh 156,594,962
9  Russia 142,833,689
10  Japan 127,143,577
11  Mexico 122,332,399
12  Philippines 98,393,574
13  Ethiopia 94,100,756
14  Vietnam 91,679,733
15  Germany 82,726,626
16  Egypt 82,056,378
17  Iran 77,447,168
18  Turkey 74,932,641
19  Congo, Democratic Republic of the 67,513,677
20  Thailand 67,010,502
21  France 64,291,280
22  United Kingdom 63,136,265
23  Italy 60,990,277
24  Myanmar 53,259,018
25  South Africa 52,776,130
26  Korea, South 49,262,698
27  Tanzania[b] 49,253,126
28  Colombia 48,321,405
29  Spain 46,926,963
30  Ukraine 45,238,805
31  Kenya 44,353,691
32  Argentina 41,446,246
33  Algeria 39,208,194
34  Poland 38,216,635
35  Sudan 37,964,306
36  Uganda 37,578,876
37  Canada 35,181,704
38  Iraq 33,765,232
39  Morocco 33,008,150
40  Afghanistan 30,551,674
41  Venezuela 30,405,207
42  Peru 30,375,603
43  Malaysia 29,716,965
44  Uzbekistan 28,934,102
45  Saudi Arabia 28,828,870
46    Nepal 27,797,457
47  Ghana 25,904,598
48  Mozambique 25,833,752
49  Korea, North 24,895,480
50  Yemen 24,407,381
51  Australia[c] 23,342,553
52  Taiwan[d] 23,329,772
53  Madagascar 22,924,851
54  Cameroon 22,253,959
55  Syria 21,898,061
56  Romania 21,698,585
57  Angola 21,471,618
58  Sri Lanka 21,273,228
59  Côte d'Ivoire 20,316,086
60  Niger 17,831,270
61  Chile 17,619,708
62  Burkina Faso 16,934,839
63  Netherlands 16,759,229
64  Kazakhstan 16,440,586
65  Malawi 16,362,567
66  Ecuador 15,737,878
67  Guatemala 15,468,203
68  Mali 15,301,650
69  Cambodia 15,135,169
70  Zambia 14,538,640
71  Zimbabwe 14,149,648
72  Senegal 14,133,280
73  Chad 12,825,314
74  Rwanda 11,776,522
75  Guinea 11,745,189
76  South Sudan 11,296,173
77  Cuba 11,265,629
78  Greece 11,127,990
79  Belgium 11,104,476
80  Tunisia 10,996,515
81  Czech Republic 10,702,197
82  Bolivia 10,671,200
83  Portugal 10,608,156
84  Somalia 10,495,583
85  Dominican Republic 10,403,761
86  Benin 10,323,474
87  Haiti 10,317,461
88  Burundi 10,162,532
89  Hungary 9,954,941
90  Sweden 9,571,105
91  Serbia[e] 9,510,506
92  Azerbaijan[f] 9,413,420
93  Belarus 9,356,678
94  United Arab Emirates 9,346,129
95  Austria 8,495,145
96  Tajikistan 8,207,834
97  Honduras 8,097,688
98   Switzerland 8,077,833
99  Israel 7,733,144
100  Papua New Guinea 7,321,262
101  Jordan 7,273,799
102  Bulgaria 7,222,943
 Hong Kong 7,203,836
103  Togo 6,816,982
104  Paraguay 6,802,295
105  Laos 6,769,727
106  El Salvador 6,340,454
107  Eritrea 6,333,135
108  Libya 6,201,521
109  Sierra Leone 6,092,075
110  Nicaragua 6,080,478
111  Denmark 5,619,096
112  Kyrgyzstan 5,547,548
113  Slovakia 5,450,223
114  Finland 5,426,323
115  Singapore 5,411,737
116  Turkmenistan 5,240,072
117  Norway 5,042,671
118  Costa Rica 4,872,166
119  Lebanon 4,821,971
120  Ireland 4,627,173
121  Central African Republic 4,616,417
122  New Zealand 4,505,761
123  Congo, Republic of the 4,447,632
124  Georgia[g] 4,340,895
125  Palestine[h] 4,326,295
126  Liberia 4,294,077
127  Croatia 4,289,714
128  Mauritania 3,889,880
129  Panama 3,864,170
130  Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,829,307
 Puerto Rico 3,688,318
131  Oman 3,632,444
132  Moldova[i] 3,487,204
133  Uruguay 3,407,062
134  Kuwait 3,368,572
135  Albania 3,173,271
136  Lithuania 3,016,933
137  Armenia 2,976,566
138  Mongolia 2,839,073
139  Jamaica 2,783,888
140  Namibia 2,303,315
141  Qatar 2,168,673
142  Macedonia 2,107,158
143  Lesotho 2,074,465
144  Slovenia 2,071,997
145  Latvia 2,050,317
146  Botswana 2,021,144
147  Gambia 1,849,285
148  Guinea-Bissau 1,704,255
149  Gabon 1,671,711
150  Trinidad and Tobago 1,341,151
151  Bahrain 1,332,171
152  Estonia 1,287,251
153  Swaziland 1,249,514
154  Mauritius 1,244,403
155  Cyprus[j] 1,141,166
156  Timor-Leste 1,132,879
157  Fiji 881,065
 Réunion 875,375
158  Djibouti 872,932
159  Guyana 799,613
160  Equatorial Guinea 757,014
161  Bhutan 753,947
162  Comoros 734,917
163  Montenegro 621,383
 Western Sahara 567,315
 Macau 566,375
164  Solomon Islands 561,231
165  Suriname 539,276
166  Luxembourg 530,380
167  Cape Verde 498,897
 Guadeloupe[k] 465,800
168  Malta 429,004
169  Brunei 417,784
 Martinique 403,682
170  Bahamas 377,374
171  Maldives 345,023
172  Belize 331,900
173  Iceland 329,535
174  Barbados 284,644
 French Polynesia 276,831
 New Caledonia 256,496
175  Vanuatu 252,763
 French Guiana 249,227
 Mayotte 222,152
176  São Tomé and Príncipe 192,993
177  Samoa 190,372
178  Saint Lucia 182,273
 Guam 165,124
 Guernsey &  Jersey 162,018
 Curaçao 158,760
179  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 109,373
 Virgin Islands, United States 106,627
180  Grenada 105,897
181  Tonga 105,323
182  Micronesia, Federated States of 103,549
 Aruba 102,911
183  Kiribati 102,351
184  Seychelles 92,838
185  Antigua and Barbuda 89,985
 Isle of Man 85,888
186  Andorra 79,218
187  Dominica 72,003
 Bermuda 65,341
 Cayman Islands 58,435
 Greenland 56,987
 American Samoa 55,165
188  Saint Kitts and Nevis 54,191
 Northern Mariana Islands 53,855
189  Marshall Islands 52,634
 Faroe Islands 49,469
 Sint Maarten 45,233
190  Monaco 37,831
191  Liechtenstein 36,925
 Turks and Caicos Islands 33,098
192  San Marino 31,448
 Gibraltar 29,310
 Virgin Islands, British 28,341
193  Palau 20,918
 Cook Islands 20,629
 Caribbean Netherlands[l] 19,130
 Anguilla 14,300
 Wallis and Futuna 13,272
194  Nauru 10,051
195  Tuvalu 9,876
 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 6,043
 Montserrat 5,091
 Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha 4,129
 Falkland Islands 3,044
 Niue 1,344
 Tokelau 1,195
196   Vatican City[m] 799

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Does not include Taiwan, Hong Kong or Macau.
  2. ^ Including Zanzibar.
  3. ^ Including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands and Norfolk Island.
  4. ^ Grouped under "Other non-specified areas".
  5. ^ Including Kosovo.
  6. ^ Including Nagorno-Karabakh.
  7. ^ Including Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
  8. ^ Including East Jerusalem.
  9. ^ Including Transnistria.
  10. ^ Including Northern Cyprus.
  11. ^ Including Saint Barthélemy and Saint Martin.
  12. ^ Refers to Bonaire, Saba and Sint Eustatius.
  13. ^ Listed as "Holy See".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Total Population - Both Sexes". World Population Prospects, the 2012 Revision. United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division, Population Estimates and Projections Section. 13 June 2013. Retrieved 18 June 2013. 

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