Current world population (ranked)


rank country area sq.km. population
yesterday 2016-05-02
yearly growth daily increase population
today 2016-05-03
  World 510,072,000 7,419,215,934 1.132% 227,921 7,419,443,855
1. China 9,596,960 1,381,309,116 0.456% 17,190 1,381,326,306
2. India 3,287,590 1,324,255,516 1.201% 43,154 1,324,298,670
3. United States of America 9,826,630 323,739,707 0.729% 6,425 323,746,132
4. Indonesia 1,919,440 260,093,374 1.171% 8,267 260,101,641
5. Brazil 8,511,965 209,289,829 0.828% 4,713 209,294,543
6. Pakistan 803,940 192,195,828 2.065% 10,689 192,206,517
7. Nigeria 923,768 186,214,000 2.627% 13,111 186,227,111
8. Bangladesh 144,000 162,601,280 1.190% 5,247 162,606,527
9. Russian Federation 17,075,200 143,442,594 -0.012% -47 143,442,547
10. Mexico 1,972,550 128,370,985 1.271% 4,424 128,375,409
11. Japan 377,835 126,364,088 -0.197% -684 126,363,404
12. Philippines 300,000 101,999,466 1.540% 4,249 102,003,714
13. Ethiopia 1,127,127 101,455,217 2.478% 6,747 101,461,964
14. Viet Nam 329,560 94,283,106 1.066% 2,730 94,285,836
15. Egypt 1,001,450 93,080,413 2.050% 5,138 93,085,551
16. Germany 357,021 80,683,352 -0.008% -17 80,683,335
17. Iran (Islamic Republic of) 1,648,000 79,892,191 1.180% 2,559 79,894,750
18. Turkey 780,580 79,467,493 1.216% 2,620 79,470,113
19. Congo, Democratic Republic of the 2,345,410 79,325,657 3.178% 6,728 79,332,386
20. Thailand 514,000 68,116,341 0.276% 513 68,116,854
21. United Kingdom 244,820 65,047,240 0.611% 1,083 65,048,323
22. France 643,427 64,624,035 0.424% 747 64,624,783
23. Italy 301,230 59,800,468 0.006% 9 59,800,477
24. South Africa 1,219,912 54,899,944 0.896% 1,338 54,901,282
25. Tanzania, United Republic of 945,087 54,883,095 3.151% 4,617 54,887,711
26. Myanmar 678,500 54,288,056 0.865% 1,277 54,289,333
27. Korea, Republic of 98,480 50,469,908 0.419% 577 50,470,485
28. Colombia 1,138,910 48,585,582 0.883% 1,166 48,586,748
29. Kenya 582,650 47,057,291 2.608% 3,291 47,060,582
30. Spain 504,782 46,073,833 -0.124% -156 46,073,677
31. Ukraine 603,700 44,656,603 -0.445% -546 44,656,057
32. Argentina 2,766,890 43,777,686 0.992% 1,180 43,778,865
33. Sudan 1,844,729 41,023,489 2.338% 2,577 41,026,066
34. Algeria 2,381,740 40,261,278 1.788% 1,944 40,263,222
35. Uganda 236,040 40,114,185 3.306% 3,535 40,117,721
36. Poland 312,685 38,596,173 -0.048% -51 38,596,122
37. Iraq 437,072 37,365,951 3.087% 3,080 37,369,032
38. Canada 9,984,670 36,230,376 0.964% 949 36,231,326
39. Morocco 446,550 34,746,014 1.279% 1,204 34,747,218
40. Afghanistan 647,500 33,233,617 2.593% 2,311 33,235,928
41. Saudi Arabia 2,149,690 32,058,142 1.958% 1,692 32,059,835
42. Peru 1,285,220 31,709,963 1.267% 1,089 31,711,052
43. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 912,050 31,452,456 1.320% 1,125 31,453,582
44. Malaysia 329,750 30,683,615 1.387% 1,152 30,684,768
45. Uzbekistan 447,400 30,234,664 1.361% 1,115 30,235,779
46. Nepal 147,181 28,796,240 1.182% 923 28,797,164
47. Mozambique 801,590 28,626,331 2.765% 2,119 28,628,450
48. Ghana 239,460 27,932,593 2.275% 1,708 27,934,301
49. Yemen 527,970 27,373,277 2.405% 1,768 27,375,046
50. Angola 1,246,700 25,700,191 3.233% 2,216 25,702,407
51. Korea, Dem. People's Republic of 120,540 25,260,958 0.501% 345 25,261,303
52. Madagascar 587,040 24,805,834 2.808% 1,864 24,807,699
53. Australia 7,686,850 24,254,313 1.420% 932 24,255,246
54. Cameroon 475,440 23,830,617 2.486% 1,590 23,832,206
55. Taiwan 35,980 23,393,246 0.062% 40 23,393,286
56. Côte d'Ivoire 322,460 23,164,855 2.434% 1,514 23,166,369
57. Sri Lanka 65,610 20,795,330 0.462% 262 20,795,592
58. Niger 1,267,000 20,583,357 4.102% 2,236 20,585,593
59. Romania 237,500 19,395,136 -0.710% -380 19,394,757
60. Syrian Arab Republic 185,180 18,553,705 0.331% 168 18,553,873
61. Burkina Faso 274,200 18,548,352 2.917% 1,447 18,549,799
62. Chile 756,950 18,102,155 1.024% 503 18,102,658
63. Mali 1,240,000 18,048,333 3.041% 1,466 18,049,799
64. Kazakhstan 2,717,300 17,818,180 1.306% 631 17,818,811
65. Malawi 118,480 17,663,412 3.105% 1,465 17,664,877
66. Netherlands 41,526 16,970,871 0.324% 150 16,971,021
67. Zambia 752,614 16,635,611 3.119% 1,385 16,636,996
68. Guatemala 108,890 16,619,604 2.020% 904 16,620,508
69. Ecuador 283,560 16,346,480 1.493% 661 16,347,140
70. Zimbabwe 390,580 15,907,962 2.333% 997 15,908,960
71. Cambodia 181,040 15,786,936 1.601% 683 15,787,620
72. Senegal 196,190 15,515,095 3.042% 1,261 15,516,355
73. Chad 1,284,000 14,422,501 3.272% 1,258 14,423,760
74. Guinea 245,857 12,892,400 2.685% 927 12,893,328
75. South Sudan 644,329 12,669,802 3.190% 1,078 12,670,880
76. Rwanda 26,338 11,838,621 2.352% 748 11,839,369
77. Burundi 27,830 11,492,164 3.342% 1,024 11,493,188
78. Cuba 110,860 11,392,351 0.029% 9 11,392,360
79. Belgium 30,528 11,360,171 0.644% 199 11,360,370
80. Tunisia 163,610 11,355,553 1.081% 333 11,355,887
81. Benin 112,620 11,120,294 2.636% 786 11,121,080
82. Somalia 637,657 11,031,828 2.706% 800 11,032,627
83. Greece 131,940 10,925,142 -0.321% -96 10,925,046
84. Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 1,098,580 10,861,941 1.526% 448 10,862,390
85. Haiti 27,750 10,826,012 1.280% 376 10,826,388
86. Dominican Republic 48,730 10,629,180 1.142% 329 10,629,509
87. Czech Republic 78,866 10,547,270 0.046% 13 10,547,284
88. Portugal 92,391 10,311,768 -0.438% -124 10,311,643
89. Azerbaijan 86,600 9,849,942 1.174% 314 9,850,256
90. Sweden 449,964 9,840,145 0.741% 198 9,840,343
91. Hungary 93,030 9,826,766 -0.342% -92 9,826,674
92. Belarus 207,600 9,483,833 -0.151% -39 9,483,794
93. United Arab Emirates 83,600 9,249,189 1.201% 301 9,249,490
94. Serbia 77,474 8,818,891 -0.432% -105 8,818,786
95. Tajikistan 143,100 8,639,138 2.212% 514 8,639,652
96. Austria 83,870 8,565,584 0.293% 69 8,565,653
97. Switzerland 41,290 8,366,414 0.974% 221 8,366,635
98. Israel 20,770 8,171,704 1.593% 352 8,172,055
99. Honduras 112,090 8,171,002 1.417% 314 8,171,316
100. Papua New Guinea 462,840 7,750,770 2.058% 430 7,751,200
101. Jordan 92,300 7,723,028 2.018% 420 7,723,447
102. Togo 56,785 7,465,756 2.632% 527 7,466,283
103. China, Hong Kong SAR 1,092 7,336,830 0.799% 160 7,336,989
104. Bulgaria 110,910 7,106,200 -0.727% -142 7,106,058
105. Lao People's Democratic Republic 236,800 6,899,561 1.710% 319 6,899,879
106. Paraguay 406,750 6,711,479 1.300% 236 6,711,715
107. Sierra Leone 71,740 6,569,647 2.153% 381 6,570,027
108. Libya 1,759,540 6,321,799 0.824% 142 6,321,940
109. El Salvador 21,040 6,143,213 0.324% 54 6,143,267
110. Nicaragua 129,494 6,139,043 1.118% 186 6,139,229
111. Kyrgyzstan 198,500 6,018,606 1.579% 257 6,018,863
112. Lebanon 10,400 5,965,942 2.349% 376 5,966,318
113. Denmark 43,094 5,687,247 0.382% 59 5,687,307
114. Singapore 697 5,681,511 1.655% 254 5,681,765
115. Finland 338,145 5,520,599 0.372% 56 5,520,655
116. Slovakia 48,845 5,428,907 0.058% 9 5,428,916
117. Turkmenistan 488,100 5,428,136 1.213% 179 5,428,315
118. Eritrea 121,320 5,331,654 2.370% 339 5,331,994
119. Norway 323,802 5,262,099 1.170% 167 5,262,266
120. Central African Republic 622,984 4,982,617 2.004% 269 4,982,886
121. Costa Rica 51,100 4,849,238 1.027% 135 4,849,373
122. Palestine, State of 6,220 4,776,424 2.758% 353 4,776,776
123. Congo 342,000 4,721,488 2.612% 331 4,721,818
124. Ireland 70,280 4,709,867 0.544% 70 4,709,936
125. Oman 212,460 4,627,973 3.651% 449 4,628,422
126. Liberia 111,370 4,597,153 2.482% 306 4,597,459
127. New Zealand 268,680 4,559,259 0.810% 100 4,559,360
128. Croatia 56,542 4,227,477 -0.361% -42 4,227,435
129. Mauritania 1,030,700 4,150,477 2.431% 271 4,150,748
130. Moldova, Republic of 33,843 4,063,838 -0.148% -17 4,063,821
131. Kuwait 17,820 3,988,552 2.955% 315 3,988,867
132. Georgia 69,700 3,983,019 -0.501% -55 3,982,964
133. Panama 78,200 3,980,503 1.559% 168 3,980,671
134. Bosnia and Herzegovina 51,129 3,803,473 -0.217% -23 3,803,450
135. Puerto Rico 13,790 3,681,171 -0.067% -7 3,681,164
136. Uruguay 176,220 3,442,048 0.365% 34 3,442,082
137. Armenia 29,800 3,024,701 0.276% 23 3,024,723
138. Mongolia 1,564,116 2,998,797 1.599% 130 2,998,926
139. Albania 28,748 2,902,565 0.242% 19 2,902,584
140. Lithuania 65,200 2,854,617 -0.986% -78 2,854,539
141. Jamaica 10,991 2,801,741 0.359% 27 2,801,769
142. Namibia 825,418 2,505,066 2.243% 151 2,505,217
143. Botswana 600,370 2,297,138 1.827% 113 2,297,252
144. Qatar 11,437 2,282,314 2.506% 153 2,282,467
145. Lesotho 30,355 2,156,222 1.184% 69 2,156,291
146. Macedonia 25,333 2,080,598 0.123% 7 2,080,605
147. Slovenia 20,273 2,069,065 0.089% 5 2,069,070
148. Gambia 11,300 2,044,631 3.218% 176 2,044,806
149. Latvia 64,589 1,958,128 -0.749% -40 1,958,088
150. Guinea-Bissau 36,120 1,881,300 2.391% 121 1,881,421
151. Gabon 267,667 1,757,024 2.194% 104 1,757,127
152. Bahrain 665 1,393,662 1.423% 54 1,393,716
153. Trinidad and Tobago 5,128 1,364,183 0.359% 13 1,364,197
154. Estonia 45,226 1,309,662 -0.263% -9 1,309,653
155. Swaziland 17,363 1,301,300 1.328% 47 1,301,347
156. Mauritius 2,040 1,276,772 0.334% 12 1,276,784
157. Timor-Leste 15,007 1,206,965 2.235% 73 1,207,037
158. Cyprus 9,250 1,174,772 0.970% 31 1,174,803
159. Djibouti 23,000 897,701 1.322% 32 897,733
160. Fiji 18,270 896,665 0.604% 15 896,680
161. Réunion .. 866,234 0.704% 17 866,251
162. Equatorial Guinea 28,051 865,622 2.902% 67 865,690
163. Comoros 2,170 804,104 2.365% 51 804,155
164. Bhutan 47,000 782,604 1.197% 25 782,629
165. Guyana 214,970 770,040 0.460% 10 770,050
166. Montenegro 14,026 626,049 0.051% 1 626,050
167. China, Macao SAR 29 595,587 1.620% 26 595,613
168. Solomon Islands 28,450 593,100 1.944% 31 593,132
169. Western Sahara 266,000 582,320 2.038% 32 582,352
170. Luxembourg 2,586 574,767 1.610% 25 574,792
171. Suriname 163,270 546,861 0.854% 13 546,873
172. Cape Verde 4,033 525,944 1.247% 18 525,962
173. Guadeloupe .. 470,208 0.448% 6 470,214
174. Brunei Darussalam 5,770 427,955 1.344% 16 427,970
175. Malta 316 419,462 0.226% 3 419,465
176. Martinique .. 396,374 -0.015% 0 396,374
177. Bahamas 13,940 391,958 1.211% 13 391,971
178. Maldives 300 368,817 1.693% 17 368,834
179. Belize 22,966 365,705 2.131% 21 365,726
180. Iceland 103,000 331,398 0.714% 6 331,404
181. French Polynesia 4,167 285,255 1.051% 8 285,263
182. Barbados 431 284,878 0.278% 2 284,880
183. French Guiana .. 274,543 2.637% 19 274,563
184. Vanuatu 12,200 269,530 2.198% 16 269,545
185. New Caledonia 19,060 265,895 1.259% 9 265,905
186. Mayotte 374 245,448 2.700% 18 245,466
187. Samoa 2,944 194,314 0.670% 4 194,317
188. Sao Tome & Principe 1,001 193,736 2.126% 11 193,747
189. Saint Lucia 616 186,159 0.748% 4 186,163
190. Guam 541 171,737 1.300% 6 171,743
191. Channel Islands .. 164,341 0.473% 2 164,343
192. Curaçao 444 158,404 0.911% 4 158,407
193. Kiribati 811 114,085 1.763% 5 114,090
194. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 389 109,615 0.166% 0 109,615
195. Grenada 344 107,246 0.470% 1 107,247
196. Tonga 748 106,795 0.702% 2 106,797
197. United States Virgin Islands 1,910 106,395 0.117% 0 106,395
198. Micronesia (Fed. States of) 702 104,884 0.484% 1 104,886
199. Aruba 193 104,203 0.360% 1 104,204
200. Seychelles 455 96,936 0.575% 2 96,938
201. Antigua and Barbuda 443 92,589 1.002% 3 92,592
202. Man, Isle of 572 88,317 0.730% 2 88,319
203. Dominica 754 72,962 0.462% 1 72,963
204. Andorra 468 69,376 -1.856% -4 69,373
205. Bermuda 53 61,717 -0.552% -1 61,716
206. Cayman Islands 259 60,635 1.329% 2 60,637
207. Greenland 2,166,086 56,194 0.018% 0 56,194
208. Saint Kitts and Nevis 261 56,084 1.099% 2 56,086
209. American Samoa .. 55,592 0.115% 0 55,592
210. Northern Mariana Islands 477 55,337 0.579% 1 55,338
211. Marshall Islands 181 53,057 0.143% 0 53,057
212. Faeroe Islands 1,399 48,233 0.083% 0 48,233
213. Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 34 39,410 2.047% 2 39,412
214. Monaco 2 37,842 0.350% 0 37,842
215. Liechtenstein 160 37,736 0.653% 1 37,737
216. Turks and Caicos Islands 430 34,813 1.645% 2 34,814
217. Gibraltar 7 32,348 0.484% 0 32,348
218. San Marino 61 31,923 0.532% 0 31,923
219. British Virgin Islands 153 30,571 1.800% 1 30,573
220. Caribbean Netherlands .. 25,253 1.878% 1 25,254
221. Palau 458 21,467 0.986% 1 21,468
222. Cook Islands 237 20,929 0.552% 0 20,930
223. Anguilla 102 14,739 1.020% 0 14,739
224. Wallis and Futuna Islands 274 13,118 -0.297% 0 13,118
225. Nauru 21 10,256 0.401% 0 10,256
226. Tuvalu 26 9,939 0.272% 0 9,939
227. Saint Pierre and Miquelon 242 6,299 0.207% 0 6,299
228. Montserrat 102 5,149 0.566% 0 5,149
229. Saint Helena 413 3,957 -0.126% 0 3,957
230. Falkland Islands 12,173 2,911 0.310% 0 2,911
231. Niue 260 1,612 0.124% 0 1,612
232. Tokelau 10 1,272 2.080% 0 1,272
233. Holy See 0 801 0.125% 0 801
United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2015). World Population Prospects: The 2015 Revision.
note: all numbers are estimates, the results of multiplying estimates with estimates should be seen as an indication of what can be, not as what is.