List of countries by population in 1907

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This is a list of countries by population in 1907. It is not a complete list: some[which?] non-independent countries and overseas territories are not included.

Rank Country /Territory Population
1907
estimate
Percentage of

World Population

World 1,750,000,000 — 
1  Qing China[1]
constituents
419,264,000 24.0%
2 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland British Empire[1]
constituents
402,260,775 23.0%
3  Russian Empire
constituents
182,229,700 10.8%
4  United States[1]
constituents
96,124,000 5.5%
5 France French Empire[1]
constituents
80,060,700 4.6%
6  German Empire
constituents
78,239,000 4.5%
7 Netherlands Dutch Empire
constituents
51,246,000 2.9%
8  Austria-Hungary
constituents
50,000,000 2.9%
9 Japan Japanese Empire
constituents
45,500,000 2.6%
10 Kingdom of Italy Italian Empire
constituents
35,260,700 2.0%
11  Ottoman Empire[2]
constituents
22,142,000 1.2%
12 Spain Spanish Empire
constituents
21,350,000 1.2%
13  Brazil 20,750,000 1.2%
14  Korean Empire 17,100,000 1.0%
15 Belgian colonial empire[3]
constituents
15,269,000 0.9%
16 Ethiopia Abyssinia[4] 14,000,000 0.8%
17 Portugal Portuguese Empire
constituents
12,434,000 0.7%
18  Mexico[5] 12,050,000 0.7%
19  Morocco[6][7] 9,000,000 0.5%
20  Siam 7,200,000 0.4%
21 Persia 7,000,000 0.4%
22  Romania 6,630,000
23  Argentina 5,800,000
24  Sweden 5,377,713
25  Afghanistan 5,000,000
26 Nepal 4,789,000
27  Colombia 4,604,000
28 Arabia (mainly includes (Hejaz, Nejd, Hadramaut and Yemen) 4,218,000
29  Peru 3,700,000
30   Switzerland 3,525,300
31  Bulgaria 3,154,000
32 Chile Chile 2,857,000
33 Greece Greece 2,800,000
34  Venezuela 2,741,000
35  Serbia 2,650,000
36  Norway 2,324,800
37  Denmark
constituents
2,322,000
38  Cuba 1,500,000
39  Bolivia 1,500,000
40  Ecuador 1,271,000
41  El Salvador 1,116,300
42  Guatemala 1,046,000
43  Uruguay 1,026,000
44  Paraguay 715,000
45  Liberia 664,000
46  Dominican Republic 610,000
47  Nicaragua 515,000
48  Honduras 505,000
49 Muscat and Oman 500,000
50  Costa Rica 341,600
51 Montenegro 320,000
52  Panama 318,000
53  Bhutan 280,000
54  Luxembourg 252,000
55  Monaco 19,000
56  San Marino 11,000
57  Liechtenstein 10,000
58  Andorra 6,000

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Population Statistics: Historical Demography". Archived from the original on 23 February 2015. Retrieved 12 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Turkey" . The Nuttall Encyclopædia. 1907.
  3. ^ "Statista - The Statistics Portal". Statista. Retrieved 2022-05-01.
  4. ^ "ETHIOPIA: population growth of the whole country". www.populstat.info.
  5. ^ "Mexico" . The Nuttall Encyclopædia. 1907.
  6. ^ "Dun's Review". R.G. Dun & Company. 22 July 2018 – via Google Books.
  7. ^ Bacon, Leonard; Thompson, Joseph Parrish; Storrs, Richard Salter; Beecher, Henry Ward; Leavitt, Joshua; Tilton, Theodore; Bowen, Henry Chandler; Ward, William Hayes; Holt, Hamilton; Franklin, Fabian; Fuller, Harold de Wolf; Herter, Christian Archibald (22 July 2018). "The Independent". S. W. Benecdict – via Google Books.

References[edit]

  • Wikisource-logo.svg Wood, James, ed. (1907), The Nuttall Encyclopædia , London and New York: Frederick Warne .—Originally this article incorporated statistics from the Nuttall Encyclopedia published in 1907. The list includes the populations of all countries, states and territories listed in the Encyclopedia with an estimated population. The populations listed here, rounded to the nearest 1,000, represent the best estimate of population by the editors of the Nuttall Encyclopedia.

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