List of population milestones by country

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List of population milestones by country (and year first reached)

Note: Including former nations where data is available.

Billion milestone[edit]

  • China 1982
  • India 1999

Half billion milestone[edit]

  • China 1934
  • India 1967

Quarter billion milestone[edit]

  • China 1775
  • India 1921
  • Soviet Union (between 1970-77)
  • USA 1991
  • Indonesia 2013[1]

100 million milestone[edit]

  • Russian Empire (before 1897)
  • USA 1915
  • Russia 1932
  • Indonesia 1963
  • Japan 1967
  • Brazil 1974
  • Nigeria 1986
  • Bangladesh 1987
  • Pakistan 1987
  • Mexico 2000
  • Philippines 2014[2]

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