Size of countries based on population

Below can be seen a graphical look at the population size of countries, both China as well as India have a population exceeding that of Africa in its total. The combination of North, Middle and South America too is smaller than China or India.



country sizes according to population

note: this graph only shows countries with a population over 5 million on July 1, 2012 (est.).
The color indicates the size:
color for over 95mln population) means a country > 95 million
color for 75-95mln population) means a country between 75 and 95 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 61-70 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 43-51 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 31-41 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 20-30 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 13-20 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 6-12 million
color for 75-95mln population) a country 5-6 million people.
note: two-letter code refer to ISO codes of countries.