Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan 16,485,018 17,586,073 18,415,307 19,021,226 19,496,836
Albania 3,207,536 3,187,784 3,168,033 3,148,281 3,128,530
Algeria 28,752,749 29,315,463 29,845,208 30,345,466 30,820,435
American Samoa 51,807 52,874 53,926 54,942 55,899
Andorra 62,707 63,854 64,274 64,090 63,799
Angola 11,743,432 12,104,952 12,451,945 12,791,388 13,137,542
Antigua and Barbuda 66,550 68,349 70,245 72,232 74,206
Argentina 34,399,343 34,833,168 35,264,070 35,690,778 36,109,342
Armenia 3,289,943 3,223,173 3,173,425 3,137,652 3,112,958
Aruba 76,700 80,326 83,195 85,447 87,276
Australia 17,855,000 18,072,000 18,311,000 18,517,000 18,711,000
Austria 7,936,118 7,948,278 7,959,017 7,968,041 7,976,789
Azerbaijan 7,597,000 7,685,000 7,763,000 7,838,250 7,913,000
Bahamas, The 275,820 280,050 283,678 286,845 289,926
Bahrain 549,170 563,730 579,697 597,400 617,537
Bangladesh 117,369,492 119,869,585 122,400,896 124,945,315 127,478,524
Barbados 262,441 263,165 263,884 264,606 265,370
Belarus 10,227,000 10,194,000 10,160,000 10,117,000 10,069,000
Belgium 10,115,603 10,136,811 10,156,637 10,181,245 10,203,008
Belize 202,348 206,962 212,375 218,484 225,083
Benin 5,786,794 5,985,658 6,176,318 6,361,301 6,546,493
Bermuda 59,320 59,746 60,129 60,497 60,943
Bhutan 511,588 509,105 512,594 521,146 533,737
Bolivia 7,463,773 7,635,362 7,806,953 7,978,521 8,150,214
Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,659,409 3,520,996 3,485,575 3,535,998 3,640,821
Botswana 1,544,865 1,583,453 1,620,989 1,657,349 1,692,148
Brazil 159,432,909 161,890,816 164,392,423 166,925,457 169,472,347
Brunei Darussalam 287,370 295,003 302,511 309,904 317,214
Bulgaria 8,443,591 8,406,067 8,362,826 8,312,068 8,256,786
Burkina Faso 9,816,586 10,089,876 10,372,562 10,664,982 10,967,836
Burundi 6,112,449 6,209,923 6,294,482 6,369,573 6,447,672
Cabo Verde 389,504 399,477 408,790 417,562 425,932
Cambodia 10,430,268 10,769,198 11,090,611 11,395,958 11,685,332
Cameroon 13,546,948 13,929,575 14,316,949 14,709,426 15,107,909
Canada 29,111,906 29,354,000 29,671,900 29,987,200 30,247,900
Cayman Islands 30,055 31,672 33,535 35,596 37,742
Central African Republic 3,200,633 3,275,695 3,350,299 3,424,733 3,498,140
Central Europe and the Baltics 110,019,570 109,913,216 109,563,097 109,459,093 109,207,205
Chad 6,755,540 6,980,351 7,216,321 7,463,347 7,724,316
Chile 14,204,726 14,440,103 14,662,323 14,872,458 15,072,409
China 1,191,835,000 1,204,855,000 1,217,550,000 1,230,075,000 1,241,935,000
Colombia 35,915,434 36,573,895 37,236,124 37,901,358 38,568,056
Comoros 454,665 465,895 477,548 489,627 502,128
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40,711,816 42,012,524 43,122,601 44,078,397 44,960,941
Congo, Rep. 2,647,817 2,720,633 2,797,572 2,878,333 2,961,357
Costa Rica 3,393,575 3,478,197 3,566,605 3,658,020 3,750,585
Cote d'Ivoire 13,798,862 14,217,430 14,632,391 15,042,149 15,436,470
Croatia 4,650,000 4,669,000 4,494,000 4,572,000 4,501,000
Cuba 10,878,823 10,932,013 10,980,758 11,024,249 11,063,917
Curacao 144,472
Cyprus 837,166 855,389 873,246 890,733 908,040
Czech Republic 10,333,587 10,327,253 10,315,241 10,304,131 10,294,373
Denmark 5,206,180 5,233,373 5,263,074 5,284,991 5,304,219
Djibouti 652,793 663,999 675,891 687,897 699,922
Dominica 71,372 71,367 71,146 70,756 70,295
Dominican Republic 7,834,359 7,977,966 8,118,570 8,256,496 8,392,534
Ecuador 11,075,454 11,315,800 11,557,151 11,799,289 12,042,454
Egypt, Arab Rep. 60,231,864 61,168,397 62,123,592 63,094,069 64,084,443
El Salvador 5,677,743 5,748,013 5,806,750 5,855,226 5,895,018
Equatorial Guinea 427,503 441,829 456,389 471,288 486,542
Eritrea 3,365,933 3,407,812 3,473,399 3,560,353 3,668,350
Estonia 1,462,514 1,436,634 1,415,594 1,399,535 1,386,156
Ethiopia 55,199,953 57,023,519 58,815,116 60,584,273 62,353,942
Faeroe Islands 44,609 44,099 44,058 44,413 45,050
Fiji 765,664 775,587 784,647 793,098 800,616
Finland 5,088,333 5,107,790 5,124,573 5,139,835 5,153,498
Fragile and conflict affected situations 285,325,144 293,108,144 300,689,231 308,127,053 315,318,064
France 59,325,793 59,540,711 59,752,020 59,963,792 60,185,178
French Polynesia 211,584 215,200 219,282 223,734 228,380
Gabon 1,052,772 1,080,477 1,108,698 1,137,412 1,166,525
Gambia, The 1,036,580 1,065,746 1,095,930 1,126,986 1,159,271
Georgia 4,861,600 4,734,000 4,616,100 4,531,600 4,487,300
Germany 81,438,348 81,678,051 81,914,831 82,034,771 82,047,195
Ghana 16,339,278 16,760,926 17,169,151 17,568,461 17,968,830
Greece 10,553,035 10,634,385 10,709,173 10,776,504 10,834,880
Greenland 55,500 55,800 55,900 56,000 56,100
Grenada 99,403 100,253 100,796 101,125 101,302
Guam 142,806 145,562 148,060 150,306 152,275
Guatemala 9,756,398 9,983,861 10,214,623 10,449,636 10,691,090
Guinea 7,514,053 7,837,173 8,094,751 8,296,478 8,457,221
Guinea-Bissau 1,114,249 1,139,667 1,165,465 1,191,672 1,218,336
Guyana 725,839 728,136 730,865 734,059 737,526
Haiti 7,691,001 7,838,241 7,986,858 8,136,372 8,285,690
Honduras 5,457,189 5,591,935 5,723,639 5,852,719 5,980,152
Hong Kong SAR, China 6,035,400 6,156,100 6,435,500 6,489,300 6,543,700
Hungary 10,343,355 10,328,965 10,311,238 10,290,486 10,266,570
Iceland 266,021 267,468 268,916 271,128 274,047
India 938,452,550 955,804,355 973,147,577 990,460,131 1,007,746,556
Indonesia 191,085,673 194,112,556 197,097,887 200,050,444 202,990,922
Iran, Islamic Rep. 59,663,107 60,468,352 61,440,887 62,542,531 63,713,397
Iraq 19,731,733 20,363,138 21,017,108 21,693,597 22,387,179
Ireland 3,590,386 3,608,841 3,637,510 3,674,171 3,712,696
Isle of Man 71,726 72,181 72,898 73,814 74,848
Israel 5,399,000 5,545,000 5,692,000 5,836,000 5,971,000
Italy 56,843,400 56,844,303 56,860,281 56,890,372 56,906,744
Jamaica 2,460,002 2,480,000 2,509,923 2,534,069 2,556,780
Japan 124,961,000 125,439,000 125,761,000 126,091,000 126,410,000
Jordan 4,061,000 4,195,000 4,325,000 4,459,000 4,597,000
Kazakhstan 16,095,199 15,815,626 15,577,894 15,333,703 15,071,300
Kenya 26,634,659 27,418,077 28,186,224 28,943,647 29,702,246
Kiribati 75,346 76,378 77,511 78,725 80,018
Korea, Dem. Rep. 21,478,552 21,763,678 22,016,518 22,240,833 22,444,993
Korea, Rep. 44,641,540 45,092,991 45,524,681 45,953,580 46,286,503
Kosovo 1,997,000 2,029,000 2,059,000 2,086,000 1,966,000
Kuwait 1,586,123 1,585,244 1,635,999 1,722,208
Kyrgyz Republic 4,515,100 4,560,400 4,628,400 4,696,400 4,769,000
Lao PDR 4,751,142 4,871,472 4,986,592 5,096,724 5,200,898
Latvia 2,520,742 2,485,056 2,457,222 2,432,851 2,410,019
Lebanon 2,974,647 3,033,406 3,070,984 3,092,718 3,114,014
Lesotho 1,725,118 1,753,824 1,779,197 1,801,679 1,821,609
Liberia 2,019,148 2,079,921 2,197,801 2,365,290 2,558,085
Libya 4,654,483 4,747,619 4,837,354 4,924,347 5,009,240
Liechtenstein 30,373 30,824 31,287 31,758 32,227
Lithuania 3,657,144 3,629,102 3,601,613 3,575,137 3,549,331
Luxembourg 402,925 408,625 414,225 419,450 424,700
Macao SAR, China 391,783 398,459 405,231 412,031 418,810
Macedonia, FYR 1,968,851 1,967,013 1,975,207 1,991,687 2,013,117
Madagascar 13,039,754 13,452,526 13,882,646 14,329,239 14,790,245
Malawi 9,851,737 9,964,065 10,153,315 10,404,259 10,700,180
Malaysia 20,206,546 20,725,374 21,259,831 21,805,835 22,355,057
Maldives 239,291 244,965 250,659 256,347 261,973
Mali 8,759,442 8,988,853 9,222,157 9,462,256 9,712,365
Malta 367,941 370,433 372,687 375,236 377,516
Marshall Islands 50,577 51,020 51,397 51,697 51,922
Mauritania 2,267,433 2,334,388 2,403,805 2,475,726 2,550,307
Mauritius 1,112,846 1,122,457 1,133,996 1,148,284 1,160,421
Mexico 93,541,577 95,392,647 97,201,533 98,968,558 100,678,867
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 106,057 107,556 108,342 108,506 108,236
Moldova 3,694,000 3,675,099 3,667,748 3,654,208 3,652,732
Monaco 30,423 30,700 30,971 31,242 31,517
Mongolia 2,280,519 2,298,063 2,316,598 2,335,723 2,355,618
Montenegro 615,521 614,669 613,774 612,812 611,947
Morocco 26,421,309 26,833,093 27,237,150 27,632,321 28,013,585
Mozambique 15,453,464 15,981,571 16,463,426 16,914,628 17,350,739
Myanmar 44,686,091 45,329,862 45,991,828 46,664,455 47,321,204
Namibia 1,605,828 1,654,214 1,705,309 1,757,969 1,809,719
Nepal 20,065,413 20,587,157 21,115,271 21,647,305 22,175,431
Netherlands 15,382,838 15,459,006 15,530,498 15,610,650 15,707,209
New Caledonia 187,111 193,000 197,000 201,642 205,000
New Zealand 3,620,000 3,673,400 3,732,000 3,781,300 3,815,000
Nicaragua 4,557,125 4,659,458 4,756,631 4,849,272 4,937,320
Niger 8,851,763 9,167,078 9,499,605 9,849,621 10,215,806
Nigeria 105,752,796 108,424,827 111,166,210 113,979,481 116,867,371
Northern Mariana Islands 54,817 57,518 60,248 62,939 65,374
Norway 4,336,613 4,359,184 4,381,336 4,405,157 4,431,464
Oman 2,109,246 2,154,600 2,175,998 2,177,723 2,171,135
Pakistan 123,450,933 126,689,577 130,083,700 133,597,492 137,139,290
Palau 16,805 17,255 17,695 18,123 18,524
Panama 2,700,823 2,757,004 2,814,525 2,873,288 2,933,100
Papua New Guinea 4,595,761 4,715,929 4,841,020 4,970,823 5,104,516
Paraguay 4,691,695 4,801,834 4,911,701 5,021,271 5,130,723
Peru 23,511,358 23,939,261 24,365,985 24,789,855 25,206,817
Philippines 68,050,807 69,606,539 71,184,718 72,780,928 74,393,147
Poland 38,542,652 38,594,998 38,624,370 38,649,660 38,663,481
Portugal 9,991,525 10,026,176 10,063,945 10,108,977 10,160,196
Puerto Rico 3,649,237 3,683,103 3,724,655 3,759,430 3,781,101
Qatar 495,106 501,154 512,476 529,491 550,367
Romania 22,730,211 22,684,270 22,619,004 22,553,978 22,507,344
Russian Federation 148,336,000 148,141,000 148,160,126 147,915,373 147,670,780
Rwanda 5,728,464 5,663,838 5,929,575 6,470,628 7,169,658
Samoa 168,786 170,158 171,276 172,191 172,979
San Marino 25,402 25,680 25,914 26,114 26,321
Sao Tome and Principe 128,135 130,378 132,323 134,029 135,650
Saudi Arabia 18,197,011 18,567,343 18,848,350 19,060,850 19,282,965
Senegal 8,475,766 8,711,528 8,940,298 9,164,050 9,387,783
Serbia 7,734,639 7,738,987 7,708,878 7,649,631 7,567,745
Seychelles 73,925 75,304 76,417 77,319 78,846
Sierra Leone 3,951,544 3,927,105 3,919,708 3,928,313 3,961,869
Singapore 3,419,000 3,524,500 3,670,700 3,796,000 3,927,200
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 31,240
Slovak Republic 5,346,331 5,361,999 5,373,361 5,383,291 5,390,516
Slovenia 1,989,443 1,989,872 1,988,628 1,985,956 1,981,629
Solomon Islands 349,250 359,236 369,439 379,861 390,493
Somalia 6,278,911 6,346,440 6,481,035 6,673,254 6,904,978
South Africa 38,283,223 39,120,000 40,000,247 40,926,063 41,899,683
South Sudan 5,411,318 5,434,266 5,561,120 5,779,278 6,060,600
Spain 39,294,967 39,387,017 39,478,186 39,582,413 39,721,108
Sri Lanka 17,891,000 18,136,000 18,336,000 18,568,000 18,784,000
St. Kitts and Nevis 42,363 42,888 43,391 43,885 44,391
St. Lucia 145,262 147,040 148,962 150,994 153,066
St. Martin (French part) 33,098 32,712 32,102 31,304 30,358
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 108,129 108,122 108,078 108,001 107,923
Sudan 23,683,211 24,529,722 25,263,021 25,903,704 26,491,253
Suriname 429,968 435,776 441,734 447,771 453,920
Swaziland 944,223 963,428 984,506 1,006,760 1,028,694
Sweden 8,780,745 8,826,939 8,840,998 8,846,062 8,850,974
Switzerland 6,993,795 7,040,687 7,071,850 7,088,906 7,110,001
Syrian Arab Republic 13,945,646 14,338,240 14,746,306 15,168,523 15,591,261
Tajikistan 5,702,611 5,784,330 5,862,347 5,937,177 6,012,933
Tanzania 29,067,333 29,944,302 30,780,453 31,586,039 32,378,333
Thailand 58,491,145 58,983,954 59,562,136 60,206,941 60,903,042
Timor-Leste 853,716 866,700 869,024 862,622 853,069
Togo 4,181,481 4,284,497 4,392,177 4,504,291 4,620,710
Tonga 95,712 95,928 96,218 96,574 96,991
Trinidad and Tobago 1,250,316 1,255,001 1,258,365 1,260,677 1,262,544
Tunisia 8,815,400 8,957,500 9,089,300 9,215,000 9,333,300
Turkey 57,613,441 58,522,320 59,442,502 60,372,413 61,308,204
Turkmenistan 4,095,512 4,188,010 4,267,690 4,335,991 4,395,293
Turks and Caicos Islands 14,597 15,334 15,967 16,527 17,114
Tuvalu 9,188 9,227 9,264 9,298 9,334
Uganda 20,081,152 20,740,726 21,407,693 22,084,527 22,780,451
Ukraine 51,921,041 51,512,299 51,057,189 50,594,105 50,143,939
United Arab Emirates 2,232,159 2,346,305 2,470,810 2,608,993 2,753,498
United Kingdom 57,865,745 58,019,030 58,166,950 58,316,954 58,487,141
United States 263,126,000 266,278,000 269,394,000 272,657,000 275,854,000
Uruguay 3,201,235 3,224,383 3,247,585 3,270,549 3,291,677
Uzbekistan 22,377,000 22,785,000 23,225,000 23,667,000 24,051,000
Vanuatu 164,209 168,236 171,802 175,004 178,074
Venezuela, RB 21,626,607 22,092,144 22,556,838 23,020,184 23,482,700
Vietnam 70,824,500 71,995,500 73,156,700 74,306,900 75,456,300
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 107,317 107,817 108,093 108,355 108,535
West Bank and Gaza 2,366,298 2,474,666 2,587,997 2,706,518 2,776,568
Yemen, Rep. 14,396,720 15,018,201 15,578,640 16,088,019 16,564,235
Zambia 8,625,477 8,841,338 9,073,311 9,320,089 9,577,483
Zimbabwe 11,428,655 11,639,364 11,846,110 12,045,813 12,229,500

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