Top Countries by Population | Population by Country 2021

Top Countries by Population | World Population

As per United Nations, In 1950 the world population was estimated at around 2.6 billion people. It reached 5 billion in 1987 and 6 billion in 1999. In October 2011, the world population was estimated to be 7 billion. The world’s population is expected to increase by 2 billion persons in the next 30 years, from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7 billion in 2050, and could peak at nearly 11 billion around 2100.

As per UN  estimated world population in 202o is 7,794,798,729 ( 7.8 Billion or 780 Crores) &  as per worldometers the World population in May 2021 is 7.86 billion or 786 Crores.

Source: UN estimates & Worldometers

Countries by Population 2021

Sixty-one percent of the world population lives in Asia (4.7 billion), 17 percent in Africa (1.3 billion), 10 percent in Europe (750 million), 8 percent in Latin America and the Caribbean (650 million), and the remaining 5 percent in Northern America (370 million) and Oceania (43 million).

China (1.44 billion) and India (1.39 billion) remain the two most populous countries in the world. The world population is projected to reach 8.5 billion in 2030, and to increase further to 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion by 2100. Let’s have a look at the Countrywise population

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Top 100 Countries by Population

#CountriesPopulation 2020
( UN Estimates)
2021 Estimates
1China1,43,93,23,776144 Crore
2India1,38,00,04,385140 Crore
3United States33,10,02,65133.26 Crore
4Indonesia27,35,23,61527.60 Crore
5Pakistan22,08,92,34022.45 Crore
6Brazil21,25,59,41721.38 Crore
7Nigeria20,61,39,58921 Crore
8Bangladesh16,46,89,38316.60 Crore
9Russia14,59,34,46214.60 Crore
10Mexico12,89,32,75313 Crore
11Japan12,64,76,46112.61 Crore
12Ethiopia11,49,63,58811.74 Crore
13Philippines10,95,81,07811 Crore
14Egypt10,23,34,40410.40 Crore
15Vietnam9,73,38,5799.80 Crore
16DR Congo8,95,61,4039.20 Crore
17Turkey8,43,39,0678.50 Crore
18Iran8,39,92,9498.49 Crore
19Germany8,37,83,9428.40 Crore
20Thailand6,97,99,9787 crore
21United Kingdom6,78,86,0116.81 Crore
22France6,52,73,5116.53 Crore
23Italy6,04,61,8266 Crore
24Tanzania5,97,34,2186.12 Crore
25South Africa5,93,08,6906 Crore
26Myanmar5,44,09,8005.47 Crore
27Kenya5,37,71,2965.48 Crore
28South Korea5,12,69,1855.13 Crore
29Colombia5,08,82,8915.13 Crore
30Spain4,67,54,7784.67 Crore
31Uganda4,57,41,0074.70 crore
32Argentina4,51,95,7744.55 Crore
33Algeria4,38,51,0444.45 Crore
34Sudan4,38,49,2604.47 Crore
35Ukraine4,37,33,7624.35 Crore
36Iraq4,02,22,4934.10 Crore
37Afghanistan3,89,28,3463.96 Crore
38Poland3,78,46,6113.78 Crore
39Canada3,77,42,1543.80 Crore
40Morocco3,69,10,5603.73 Crore
41Saudi Arabia3,48,13,8713.52 Crore
42Uzbekistan3,34,69,2033.39 Crore
43Peru3,29,71,8543.33 Crore
44Angola3,28,66,2723.37 Crore
45Malaysia3,23,65,9993.27 Crore
46Mozambique3,12,55,4353.20 Crore
47Ghana3,10,72,9403.16 Crore
48Yemen2,98,25,9643 Crore
49Nepal2,91,36,8082.95 Crore
50Venezuela2,84,35,9402.84 Crore
51Madagascar2,76,91,0182.82 Crore
52Cameroon2,65,45,8632.71 Crore
53Côte d’Ivoire2,63,78,2742.68 Crore
54North Korea2,57,78,8162.58 Crore
55Australia2,54,99,8842.57 Crore
56Niger2,42,06,6442.50 Crore
57Taiwan2,38,16,7752.38 Crore
58Sri Lanka2,14,13,2492.14 Crore
59Burkina Faso2,09,03,2732.13 Crore
60Mali2,02,50,8332.07 Crore
61Romania1,92,37,6911.91 Crore
62Malawi1,91,29,9521.95 Crore
63Chile1,91,16,2011.92 Crore
64Kazakhstan1,87,76,7071.87 Crore
65Zambia1,83,83,9551.88 Crore
66Guatemala1,79,15,5681.82 Crore
67Ecuador1,76,43,0541.78 Crore
68Syria1,75,00,6581.78 Crore
69Netherlands1,71,34,8721.71 Crore
70Senegal1,67,43,9271.70 Crore
71Cambodia1,67,18,9651.69 Crore
72Chad1,64,25,8641.68 Crore
73Somalia1,58,93,2221.62 Crore
74Zimbabwe1,48,62,9241.50 Crore
75Guinea1,31,32,7951.34 Crore
76Rwanda1,29,52,2181.32 Crore
77Benin1,21,23,2001.24 Crore
78Burundi1,18,90,7841.22 Crore
79Tunisia1,18,18,6191.19 Crore
80Bolivia1,16,73,0211.18 Crore
81Belgium1,15,89,6231.16 Crore
82Haiti1,14,02,5281,15 Crore
83Cuba1,13,26,6161.13 Crore
84South Sudan1,11,93,7251.12 Crore
85Dominican Republic1,08,47,9101.09 Crore
86Czech Republic (Czechia)1,07,08,9811.07 Crore
87Greece1,04,23,0541.03 Crore
88Jordan1,02,03,1341.02 Crore
89Portugal1,01,96,7091.01 Crore
90Azerbaijan1,01,39,1771.02 Crore
91Sweden1,00,99,2651.15 Crore
92Honduras99,04,6071 Crore
93United Arab Emirates98,90,40299 Lakhs
94Hungary96,60,35196.39 Lakhs
95Tajikistan95,37,64597.28 Lakhs
96Belarus94,49,32394.46 Lakhs
97Austria90,06,39890 Lakhs
98Papua New Guinea89,47,02491 Lakhs
99Serbia87,37,37187 Lakhs
100Israel86,55,53588 Lakhs

 

Top Countries by Population ( 101 – 235)

#CountriesPopulation 2020
(UN Estimates)
101Switzerland86,54,622
102Togo82,78,724
103Sierra Leone79,76,983
104Hong Kong74,96,981
105Laos72,75,560
106Paraguay71,32,538
107Bulgaria69,48,445
108Libya68,71,292
109Lebanon68,25,445
110Nicaragua66,24,554
111Kyrgyzstan65,24,195
112El Salvador64,86,205
113Turkmenistan60,31,200
114Singapore58,50,342
115Denmark57,92,202
116Finland55,40,720
117Congo55,18,087
118Slovakia54,59,642
119Norway54,21,241
120Oman51,06,626
121State of Palestine51,01,414
122Costa Rica50,94,118
123Liberia50,57,681
124Ireland49,37,786
125Central African Republic48,29,767
126New Zealand48,22,233
127Mauritania46,49,658
128Panama43,14,767
129Kuwait42,70,571
130Croatia41,05,267
131Moldova40,33,963
132Georgia39,89,167
133Eritrea35,46,421
134Uruguay34,73,730
135Bosnia and Herzegovina32,80,819
136Mongolia32,78,290
137Armenia29,63,243
138Jamaica29,61,167
139Qatar28,81,053
140Albania28,77,797
141Puerto Rico28,60,853
142Lithuania27,22,289
143Namibia25,40,905
144Gambia24,16,668
145Botswana23,51,627
146Gabon22,25,734
147Lesotho21,42,249
148North Macedonia20,83,374
149Slovenia20,78,938
150Guinea-Bissau19,68,001
151Latvia18,86,198
152Bahrain17,01,575
153Equatorial Guinea14,02,985
154Trinidad and Tobago13,99,488
155Estonia13,26,535
156Timor-Leste13,18,445
157Mauritius12,71,768
158Cyprus12,07,359
159Eswatini11,60,164
160Djibouti9,88,000
161Fiji8,96,445
162Réunion8,95,312
163Comoros8,69,601
164Guyana7,86,552
165Bhutan7,71,608
166Solomon Islands6,86,884
167Macao6,49,335
168Montenegro6,28,066
169Luxembourg6,25,978
170Western Sahara5,97,339
171Suriname5,86,632
172Cabo Verde5,55,987
173Micronesia5,48,914
174Maldives5,40,544
175Malta4,41,543
176Brunei4,37,479
177Guadeloupe4,00,124
178Belize3,97,628
179Bahamas3,93,244
180Martinique3,75,265
181Iceland3,41,243
182Vanuatu3,07,145
183French Guiana2,98,682
184Barbados2,87,375
185New Caledonia2,85,498
186French Polynesia2,80,908
187Mayotte2,72,815
188Sao Tome & Principe2,19,159
189Samoa1,98,414
190Saint Lucia1,83,627
191Channel Islands1,73,863
192Guam1,68,775
193Curaçao1,64,093
194Kiribati1,19,449
195Grenada1,12,523
196St. Vincent & Grenadines1,10,940
197Aruba1,06,766
198Tonga1,05,695
199U.S. Virgin Islands1,04,425
200Seychelles98,347
201Antigua and Barbuda97,929
202Isle of Man85,033
203Andorra77,265
204Dominica71,986
205Cayman Islands65,722
206Bermuda62,278
207Marshall Islands59,190
208Northern Mariana Islands57,559
209Greenland56,770
210American Samoa55,191
211Saint Kitts & Nevis53,199
212Faeroe Islands48,863
213Sint Maarten42,876
214Monaco39,242
215Turks and Caicos38,717
216Saint Martin38,666
217Liechtenstein38,128
218San Marino33,931
219Gibraltar33,691
220British Virgin Islands30,231
221Caribbean Netherlands26,223
222Palau18,094
223Cook Islands17,564
224Anguilla15,003
225Tuvalu11,792
226Wallis & Futuna11,239
227Nauru10,824
228Saint Barthelemy9,877
229Saint Helena6,077
230Saint Pierre & Miquelon5,794
231Montserrat4,992
232Falkland Islands3,480
233Niue1,626
234Tokelau1,357
235Holy See801

Top Countries by Land Area

Top 20 Countries by Land Area 

#CountryLand Area (Km2)
1Russia1,63,76,870
2China93,88,211
3United States91,47,420
4Canada90,93,510
5Brazil83,58,140
6Australia76,82,300
7India29,73,190
8Argentina27,36,690
9Kazakhstan26,99,700
10Algeria23,81,740
11DR Congo22,67,050
12Saudi Arabia21,49,690
13Mexico19,43,950
14Indonesia18,11,570
15Sudan17,65,048
16Libya17,59,540
17Iran16,28,550
18Mongolia15,53,560
19Peru12,80,000
20Niger12,66,700

Top Countries by Population Density

Top 20 Countries by Density 

#CountryDensity
1Monaco26,337
2Macao21,645
3Singapore8,358
4Hong Kong7,140
5Gibraltar3,369
6Bahrain2,239
7Holy See2,003
8Maldives1,802
9Malta1,380
10Bangladesh1,265
11Sint Maarten1,261
12Bermuda1,246
13Channel Islands915
14State of Palestine847
15Micronesia784
16Saint Martin730
17Mayotte728
18Taiwan673
19Barbados668
20Lebanon667

Top Countries by Fertility Rate

Top 20 Countries by Fertility Rate

World Average 2.1

#CountryFertility Rate
1Niger7
2Somalia6.1
3DR Congo6
4Mali5.9
5Chad5.8
6Angola5.6
7Burundi5.5
8Nigeria5.4
9Gambia5.3
10Burkina Faso5.2
11Uganda5
12Benin4.9
13Tanzania4.9
14Mozambique4.9
15Central African Republic4.8
16Senegal4.7
17Côte d’Ivoire4.7
18Guinea4.7
19Zambia4.7
20South Sudan4.7
21Afghanistan4.6