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Hot countries Compared by People > Population

DEFINITION: Population, total refers to the total population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 India 1.22 billion 2013
2 Indonesia 251.16 million 2013
3 Brazil 201.01 million 2013
4 Pakistan 193.24 million 2013
5 Nigeria 174.51 million 2013
6 Bangladesh 163.65 million 2013
7 Mexico 116.22 million 2013
8 Philippines 105.72 million 2013
9 Ethiopia 93.88 million 2013
10 Vietnam 92.48 million 2013
11 Egypt 85.29 million 2013
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo 75.51 million 2013
13 Thailand 67.45 million 2013
14 Burma 55.17 million 2013
15 Tanzania 48.26 million 2013
16 Colombia 45.75 million 2013
17 Kenya 44.04 million 2013
18 Algeria 38.09 million 2013
19 Sudan 34.85 million 2013
20 Uganda 34.76 million 2013
21 Iraq 31.86 million 2013
22 Malaysia 29.63 million 2013
23 Venezuela 28.46 million 2013
24 Saudi Arabia 26.94 million 2013
25 Yemen 25.41 million 2013
26 Ghana 25.2 million 2013
27 Mozambique 24.1 million 2013
28 Madagascar 22.6 million 2013
29 Cote d'Ivoire 22.4 million 2013
30 Australia 22.26 million 2013
31 Sri Lanka 21.68 million 2013
32 Cameroon 20.55 million 2013
33 Angola 18.57 million 2013
34 Burkina Faso 17.81 million 2013
35 Niger 16.9 million 2013
36 Malawi 16.78 million 2013
37 Mali 15.97 million 2013
38 Ecuador 15.44 million 2013
39 Cambodia 15.21 million 2013
40 Guatemala 14.37 million 2013
41 Zambia 14.22 million 2013
42 Senegal 13.3 million 2013
43 Zimbabwe 13.18 million 2013
44 Chad 11.19 million 2013
45 Guinea 11.18 million 2013
46 Cuba 11.06 million 2013
47 Bolivia 10.46 million 2013
48 Somalia 10.25 million 2013
49 Dominican Republic 10.22 million 2013
50 Haiti 9.89 million 2013
51 Benin 9.88 million 2013
52 Honduras 8.45 million 2013
53 Hong Kong 7.18 million 2013
54 Togo 7.15 million 2013
55 Laos 6.7 million 2013
56 Paraguay 6.62 million 2013
57 Papua New Guinea 6.43 million 2013
58 Eritrea 6.23 million 2013
59 El Salvador 6.11 million 2013
60 Libya 6 million 2013
61 Nicaragua 5.79 million 2013
62 Sierra Leone 5.61 million 2013
63 Singapore 5.46 million 2013
64 Costa Rica 4.7 million 2013
65 Liberia 3.99 million 2013
66 Panama 3.56 million 2013
67 Mauritania 3.44 million 2013
68 Oman 3.15 million 2013
69 Jamaica 2.91 million 2013
70 Kuwait 2.7 million 2013
71 Botswana 2.13 million 2013
72 Qatar 2.04 million 2013
73 Guinea-Bissau 1.66 million 2013
74 Gabon 1.64 million 2013
75 Swaziland 1.4 million 2013
76 Mauritius 1.32 million 2013
77 Bahrain 1.28 million 2013
78 Trinidad and Tobago 1.23 million 2013
79 Fiji 896,758 2013
80 Djibouti 792,198 2013
81 Comoros 752,288 2013
82 Guyana 739,903 2013
83 Equatorial Guinea 704,001 2013
84 Solomon Islands 597,248 2013
85 Macau 583,003 2013
86 Suriname 566,846 2013
87 Western Sahara 538,811 2013
88 Cape Verde 531,046 2013
89 Brunei 415,717 2013
90 Maldives 393,988 2013
91 Belize 334,297 2013
92 The Bahamas 319,031 2013
93 Barbados 288,725 2013
94 New Caledonia 264,022 2013
95 Samoa 195,476 2013
96 Saint Lucia 162,781 2013
97 Grenada 109,590 2013
98 Tonga 106,322 2013
99 Virgin Islands 104,737 2013
100 Kiribati 103,248 2013
101 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 103,220 2013
102 Seychelles 90,846 2013
103 Antigua and Barbuda 90,156 2013
104 Dominica 73,286 2013
105 Marshall Islands 69,747 2013
106 Bermuda 69,467 2013
107 Anguilla 15,754 2013
108 Tuvalu 10,698 2013
109 Cook Islands 10,447 2013
110 Nauru 9,434 2013
111 Montserrat 5,189 2013
112 Niue 1,229 2013
113 Cocos (Keeling) Islands 596 2010
114 Paracel Islands 0.0 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Population. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Hot-countries/People/Population

Hot countries Compared by People > Population

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Agriculture

Statistics and graphs related to agriculture are found here. How many agricultural workers are there per hectare? Tractors? Which country produces the maximum cotton? Who is the biggest exporter of bananas? Click in if these interest you.

TOP STATS: Arable land > Hectares, Rural population, Agricultural land > Sq. km and 322 more

Background

What is the background of the country? National bird? Get a quick summary of countries in this section.

TOP STATS: Overview, National tree, Full name and 21 more

Conflict

TOP STATS: Terrorism > Global Terrorism Index, Civil war and unrest > Arab Spring death toll, War > World War I > Total deaths and 29 more

Cost of living

TOP STATS: Average monthly disposable salary > After tax, Local purchasing power, Prices at markets > Cigarettes > Pack of Marlboro and 52 more

Crime

No explanation needed for this section. Murders. Guns. Jails. Crimes. Judges. We have all of that and more out here. Actually we go deeper than your routine crime beat sections. How many adults were prosecuted? What percentage were convicted? How many were women? What is the death penalty rate in different countries? How safe do the citizens perceive they are? Do they trust the police? Will they report a crime? You'll find surprising answers here.

TOP STATS: Violent crime > Murder rate, Violent crime > Murder rate per million people, Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate and 183 more

Culture

TOP STATS: Happy Planet Index, Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts, Food and drink > Beer consumption and 67 more

Disasters

The tsunami rocked the civilized world with its widespread devastation. Learn the details of the losses incurred by the countries affected. How are the developed countries helping out? Who has pledged the most money? How do they compare? Check out...

TOP STATS: Chernobyl > Contaminated area (percent of country), Storm deaths > 2009, Tsunami > Death toll and 47 more

Economy

This category is all about money. GDP. Aid. Gross national income. Debt. Inflation. Trade balance. Foreign investment. Government spending. You get the idea.

TOP STATS: GDP, GDP per capita, Gross National Income and 3717 more

Education

Any and every statistic which can be collected about schooling and the whole education sector can be found here. What is the duration of education in different countries? Is the percentage of enrollment different for sexes? How long do students spend learning their mother tongues? What is the mathematical aptitude of the average 8 year old? How many university degrees are awarded to females? What is the percentage of students who find school boring? We've tabulated them all for you.

TOP STATS: Children out of school, primary, Pupil-teacher ratio, primary, Compulsary education duration and 908 more

Energy

How does your country fare in Traditional Fuel Consumption? In Geothermal Energy Consumption? How many barrels of oil were imported into your country last year? Does your production of hydroelectricity match your consumption? Which countries in the world successfully produce nuclear energy for consumption? What is the average energy usage per person? All your questions regarding different forms of energy, their generation and consumption have been answered here.

TOP STATS: Commercial energy use, Electricity > Consumption > Per capita, Electricity > Consumption and 2387 more

Environment

How much area is declared as protected in the different countries of the world? How many endangered species of reptiles, mammals, birds etc are found in different countries? What are the national levels of pollution? Emissions? Nuclear waste generation? Salination of water resources and expenditure for waste treatment. International treaties, ratification and complaince. You'll find almost all statistics related to environmental pollution and conservational efforts here.

TOP STATS: Marine fish catch, Ecological footprint, Pollution perceptions > Air pollution and 331 more

Geography

All the stats pertaining to the physical features of the country in question can be found here. This implies that if you are looking for the co-ordinates or map references of countries, the land area, climate, boundaries, terrain, natural resources or coastlines, your search ends here.

TOP STATS: Land area > Square miles, Area > Comparative, Climate and 102 more

Government

This category is all about the functioning of the government machinery. So, you'll find stats on the goverment administrative divisions, the executive, legistative and judiciary branches, constitution, parliamentary seats, secession attemps, suffrage, corruption - everything connected with our esteemed politicians.

TOP STATS: Government type, Legal system, Legislative branch and 392 more

Health

Statistics about the health of a country's citizens are present in this category. You can find stats related to birth weights, rates on smoking, HIV incidence, incidence of cancer, circulatory and other diseases, stats on infant and maternal mortality, life expectancy, suicide rates, teenage pergnancy and other health related topics. We also have some details on health expenditure and health care funding out here.

TOP STATS: Physicians > Per 1,000 people, Births and maternity > Total fertility rate, Human height > Average female height and 529 more

Industry

Lists all industry related stats like production of cars, buses trucks, LCVs, different industries like biotech firms and so on.

TOP STATS: Manufacturing output, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ per capita, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ and 94 more

Labor

You can find detailed stats on the economic activity of the labor force broken over different age-groups and sexes. We also have stats on employment in different sectors, trade union memberships, the average work time, the average number of days the workers take off or even just don't show up! How many female decision makers does a country have? Doctors? What is the normal gender division of the housework? What are the unemployment details and benefits available? How long does an average person need to work to buy a loaf of bread? A car? A television set? Compare these values for different countries.

TOP STATS: Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage, Average monthly wage > Local currency > Net, Labor force > By occupation and 374 more

Language

What are the main languages spoken in the countries? How many English language speakers are there per country? How about French and Spanish? Check out the results here..

TOP STATS: Languages, Major language(s), French status and 21 more

Lifestyle

Here we rank countries based on amphetamine and cannabis use. But more interestingly, we go into their mindset. What do the citizens of different countries think of their armed forces? Will they report a crime? Do they trust their neighbours? What about their governments? Are they happy with life in general? How charitable are they? What is their political orientation? Are they proud of their countries? Will they fight for their countries? This is an utterly captivating category.

TOP STATS: Quality of life index, Happiness level > Very happy, Happiness net and 110 more

Media

Countries are ranked here depending on the penetration level of computers, phones, fax machines, radios, television sets, mobile phones etc. We also have other stats related to media like vastness of different networks, revenue and employment in different telecom sectors here.

TOP STATS: Telephones > Mobile cellular > Per capita, Internet > Internet users per thousand people, Internet users and 429 more

Military

Want to know the size of the army in Iran? The number of tanks in Germany? Want to compare the weapon holdings in North and South Korea? Worried about the WMDs world over? Need to know the exact number of countries who have signed terrorism conventions? Or just curious about the coalition forces in the Gulf War? We've tried to collect all details available in the public domain for you here.

TOP STATS: Air force > Combat aircraft, Army > Main battle tanks, Budget and 285 more

People

Facts relating to the actual life of people are found here. So we have birth and death rates, marriage and divorce rates, single parents, one-person households and teenage pregnancies, size of households and elderly institutions, ethnicity and chinese population - just about every stat you always wanted to know! What is the average age of women when they first get married? How happy are they when compared to their mothers? What is the gender development index in different countries? What will the population be in 2020? Don't miss this category even if you didn't come searching for it specifically.

TOP STATS: Population, Age distribution > Population aged 0-14, Population > Population growth, past and future and 1058 more

Religion

Where else could you find the number of Catholics, Catholic priests, Catholic parishes, Jehovahs Witnesses and the number of permanent deacons, and compare them all between major nations in a per-capita format? Check them all here.

TOP STATS: Religions, Religions > All, Major religion(s) and 111 more

Sports

Who scored the maximum medals in the olympics? What about the summer and winter olympics? What are the latest FIFA rankings? Which country has the maximum number of Mt. Everest ascents? Get all the answers in this sports section.

TOP STATS: Chess > GrandMasters, Chess > GrandMasters per million, Winter olympic medals > All time and 508 more

Terrorism

This is a category which needs particular highlighting as the growing concern and need for awareness continues to press upon our front pages, in the minds of our leadership and politicians, and indeed, in our everyday conversations. We hope to expand this category into timely and essential data you can rely on to make sense of global and national security, political and societal violence, and our perceptions which are shaped by these notions.

TOP STATS: Global Terrorism Indicator, Number of Known Terrorist Organizations Present, Background and 30 more

Transport

Here you can find the numbers on the different modes of transportation. How many cars does a country have? Airports? What is the lenght of its highways? What proportion is paved? What about runways, heliports and ports? Lets not leave out waterways or the merchant navy. We have them all here.

TOP STATS: Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people, Road network length > Km, Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area and 446 more

Travel

TOP STATS: Inbound tourism > Arrivals, Outbound tourism > Departures, Inbound tourism > Tourist expenditure per capita and 19 more

Weather

TOP STATS: Temperature > Highest temperature ever recorded, Precipitation, Precipitation per capita and 4 more

Interesting observations about People > Population

  • China has had the highest population since 1960.
  • United States ranked first for population amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • India ranked first for population amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Russia ranked first for population amongst Europe in 2013.
  • Indonesia ranked first for population amongst Muslim countries in 2013.
  • Brazil ranked first for population amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
  • Germany ranked first for population amongst European Union in 2013.
  • Ethiopia ranked first for population amongst Landlocked countries in 2013.
  • France ranked first for population amongst Tourist destinations in 2013.
  • Nigeria ranked first for population amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2013.
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