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Cold countries Compared by People > Population growth rate

DEFINITION: The average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. The rate may be positive or negative. The growth rate is a factor in determining how great a burden would be imposed on a country by the changing needs of its people for infrastructure (e.g., schools, hospitals, housing, roads), resources (e.g., food, water, electricity), and jobs. Rapid population growth can be seen as threatening by neighboring countries.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nepal 1.81% 2013
2 Tajikistan 1.79% 2013
3 Mongolia 1.44% 2013
4 Kazakhstan 1.2% 2013
5 Ireland 1.16% 2013
6 Bhutan 1.15% 2013
7 Luxembourg 1.13% 2013
8 Kyrgyzstan 0.97% 2013
9 United States 0.9% 2013
10 Chile 0.86% 2013
11 Switzerland 0.85% 2013
12 Liechtenstein 0.81% 2013
13 Canada 0.77% 2013
14 Iceland 0.66% 2013
15 United Kingdom 0.55% 2013
16 North Korea 0.53% 2013
17 China 0.46% 2013
18 Norway 0.33% 2013
19 Denmark 0.23% 2013
=20 Andorra 0.22% 2013
=20 Republic of Macedonia 0.22% 2013
22 Sweden 0.18% 2013
23 Armenia 0.14% 2013
24 Slovakia 0.09% 2013
25 Finland 0.06% 2013
26 Belgium 0.05% 2013
27 Greenland 0.03% 2013
28 Austria 0.02% 2013
29 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 0.011% 2009
30 Russia -0.02% 2013
31 Svalbard -0.03% 2013
32 Poland -0.09% 2013
33 Bosnia and Herzegovina -0.1% 2013
34 Czech Republic -0.15% 2013
35 Belarus -0.18% 2013
36 Germany -0.19% 2013
37 Hungary -0.2% 2013
38 Slovenia -0.21% 2013
39 Romania -0.27% 2013
40 Lithuania -0.28% 2013
41 Georgia -0.33% 2013
42 Latvia -0.61% 2013
43 Ukraine -0.63% 2013
44 Estonia -0.66% 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Population growth rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Cold-countries/People/Population-growth-rate

Cold countries Compared by People > Population growth rate

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