Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Afghanistan 17,586,073.0 18,415,307.0 19,021,226.0 19,496,836.0 19,987,071.0
Albania 3,187,784.0 3,168,033.0 3,148,281.0 3,128,530.0 3,108,778.0
Algeria 29,315,463.0 29,845,208.0 30,345,466.0 30,820,435.0 31,276,295.0
American Samoa 52,874.0 53,926.0 54,942.0 55,899.0 56,768.0
Andorra 63,854.0 64,274.0 64,090.0 63,799.0 64,084.0
Angola 12,104,952.0 12,451,945.0 12,791,388.0 13,137,542.0 13,510,616.0
Antigua and Barbuda 68,349.0 70,245.0 72,232.0 74,206.0 76,041.0
Argentina 34,833,168.0 35,264,070.0 35,690,778.0 36,109,342.0 36,514,558.0
Armenia 3,223,173.0 3,173,425.0 3,137,652.0 3,112,958.0 3,093,820.0
Aruba 80,326.0 83,195.0 85,447.0 87,276.0 89,004.0
Australia 18,072,000.0 18,311,000.0 18,517,000.0 18,711,000.0 18,926,000.0
Austria 7,948,278.0 7,959,017.0 7,968,041.0 7,976,789.0 7,992,324.0
Azerbaijan 7,685,000.0 7,763,000.0 7,838,250.0 7,913,000.0 7,982,750.0
Bahamas, The 280,050.0 283,678.0 286,845.0 289,926.0 293,442.0
Bahrain 563,730.0 579,697.0 597,400.0 617,537.0 640,913.0
Bangladesh 119,869,585.0 122,400,896.0 124,945,315.0 127,478,524.0 129,966,823.0
Barbados 263,165.0 263,884.0 264,606.0 265,370.0 266,220.0
Belarus 10,194,000.0 10,160,000.0 10,117,000.0 10,069,000.0 10,035,000.0
Belgium 10,136,811.0 10,156,637.0 10,181,245.0 10,203,008.0 10,226,419.0
Belize 206,962.0 212,375.0 218,484.0 225,083.0 231,860.0
Benin 5,985,658.0 6,176,318.0 6,361,301.0 6,546,493.0 6,740,491.0
Bermuda 59,746.0 60,129.0 60,497.0 60,943.0 61,285.0
Bhutan 509,105.0 512,594.0 521,146.0 533,737.0 548,599.0
Bolivia 7,635,362.0 7,806,953.0 7,978,521.0 8,150,214.0 8,322,408.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,520,996.0 3,485,575.0 3,535,998.0 3,640,821.0 3,752,004.0
Botswana 1,583,453.0 1,620,989.0 1,657,349.0 1,692,148.0 1,724,924.0
Brazil 161,890,816.0 164,392,423.0 166,925,457.0 169,472,347.0 172,006,362.0
Brunei Darussalam 295,003.0 302,511.0 309,904.0 317,214.0 324,501.0
Bulgaria 8,406,067.0 8,362,826.0 8,312,068.0 8,256,786.0 8,210,624.0
Burkina Faso 10,089,876.0 10,372,562.0 10,664,982.0 10,967,836.0 11,281,942.0
Burundi 6,209,923.0 6,294,482.0 6,369,573.0 6,447,672.0 6,545,273.0
Cabo Verde 399,477.0 408,790.0 417,562.0 425,932.0 434,168.0
Cambodia 10,769,198.0 11,090,611.0 11,395,958.0 11,685,332.0 11,960,467.0
Cameroon 13,929,575.0 14,316,949.0 14,709,426.0 15,107,909.0 15,513,653.0
Canada 29,354,000.0 29,671,900.0 29,987,200.0 30,247,900.0 30,499,200.0
Cayman Islands 31,672.0 33,535.0 35,596.0 37,742.0 39,810.0
Central African Republic 3,275,695.0 3,350,299.0 3,424,733.0 3,498,140.0 3,569,523.0
Chad 6,980,351.0 7,216,321.0 7,463,347.0 7,724,316.0 8,002,899.0
Chile 14,440,103.0 14,662,323.0 14,872,458.0 15,072,409.0 15,265,536.0
China 1,204,855,000.0 1,217,550,000.0 1,230,075,000.0 1,241,935,000.0 1,252,735,000.0
Colombia 36,573,895.0 37,236,124.0 37,901,358.0 38,568,056.0 39,234,115.0
Comoros 465,895.0 477,548.0 489,627.0 502,128.0 515,028.0
Congo, Dem. Rep. 42,012,524.0 43,122,601.0 44,078,397.0 44,960,941.0 45,889,100.0
Congo, Rep. 2,720,633.0 2,797,572.0 2,878,333.0 2,961,357.0 3,044,444.0
Costa Rica 3,478,197.0 3,566,605.0 3,658,020.0 3,750,585.0 3,841,734.0
Cote d'Ivoire 14,217,430.0 14,632,391.0 15,042,149.0 15,436,470.0 15,802,248.0
Croatia 4,669,000.0 4,494,000.0 4,572,000.0 4,501,000.0 4,554,000.0
Cuba 10,932,013.0 10,980,758.0 11,024,249.0 11,063,917.0 11,101,580.0
Curacao 145,139.0 146,306.0 146,956.0 144,472.0 139,428.0
Cyprus 855,389.0 873,246.0 890,733.0 908,040.0 925,491.0
Czech Republic 10,327,253.0 10,315,241.0 10,304,131.0 10,294,373.0 10,283,860.0
Denmark 5,233,373.0 5,263,074.0 5,284,991.0 5,304,219.0 5,321,799.0
Djibouti 663,999.0 675,891.0 687,897.0 699,922.0 711,652.0
Dominica 71,367.0 71,146.0 70,756.0 70,295.0 69,902.0
Dominican Republic 7,977,966.0 8,118,570.0 8,256,496.0 8,392,534.0 8,527,881.0
Ecuador 11,315,800.0 11,557,151.0 11,799,289.0 12,042,454.0 12,286,995.0
Egypt, Arab Rep. 61,168,397.0 62,123,592.0 63,094,069.0 64,084,443.0 65,097,777.0
El Salvador 5,748,013.0 5,806,750.0 5,855,226.0 5,895,018.0 5,928,809.0
Equatorial Guinea 441,829.0 456,389.0 471,288.0 486,542.0 502,169.0
Eritrea 3,407,812.0 3,473,399.0 3,560,353.0 3,668,350.0 3,795,384.0
Estonia 1,436,634.0 1,415,594.0 1,399,535.0 1,386,156.0 1,380,620.0
Ethiopia 57,023,519.0 58,815,116.0 60,584,273.0 62,353,942.0 64,158,887.0
Faeroe Islands 44,099.0 44,058.0 44,413.0 45,050.0 45,788.0
Fiji 775,587.0 784,647.0 793,098.0 800,616.0 806,857.0
Finland 5,107,790.0 5,124,573.0 5,139,835.0 5,153,498.0 5,165,474.0
France 59,540,711.0 59,752,020.0 59,963,792.0 60,185,178.0 60,495,470.0
French Polynesia 215,200.0 219,282.0 223,734.0 228,380.0 232,956.0
Gabon 1,080,477.0 1,108,698.0 1,137,412.0 1,166,525.0 1,195,919.0
Gambia, The 1,065,746.0 1,095,930.0 1,126,986.0 1,159,271.0 1,193,143.0
Georgia 4,734,000.0 4,616,100.0 4,531,600.0 4,487,300.0 4,452,500.0
Germany 81,678,051.0 81,914,831.0 82,034,771.0 82,047,195.0 82,100,243.0
Ghana 16,760,926.0 17,169,151.0 17,568,461.0 17,968,830.0 18,384,302.0
Greece 10,634,385.0 10,709,173.0 10,776,504.0 10,834,880.0 10,882,580.0
Greenland 55,800.0 55,900.0 56,000.0 56,100.0 56,100.0
Grenada 100,253.0 100,796.0 101,125.0 101,302.0 101,441.0
Guam 145,562.0 148,060.0 150,306.0 152,275.0 153,951.0
Guatemala 9,983,861.0 10,214,623.0 10,449,636.0 10,691,090.0 10,941,913.0
Guinea 7,837,173.0 8,094,751.0 8,296,478.0 8,457,221.0 8,600,911.0
Guinea-Bissau 1,139,667.0 1,165,465.0 1,191,672.0 1,218,336.0 1,245,530.0
Guyana 728,136.0 730,865.0 734,059.0 737,526.0 741,046.0
Haiti 7,838,241.0 7,986,858.0 8,136,372.0 8,285,690.0 8,433,339.0
Honduras 5,591,935.0 5,723,639.0 5,852,719.0 5,980,152.0 6,107,385.0
Hong Kong SAR, China 6,156,100.0 6,435,500.0 6,489,300.0 6,543,700.0 6,606,500.0
Hungary 10,328,965.0 10,311,238.0 10,290,486.0 10,266,570.0 10,237,530.0
Iceland 267,468.0 268,916.0 271,128.0 274,047.0 277,381.0
India 955,804,355.0 973,147,577.0 990,460,131.0 1,007,746,556.0 1,025,014,711.0
Indonesia 194,112,556.0 197,097,887.0 200,050,444.0 202,990,922.0 205,946,831.0
Iran, Islamic Rep. 60,468,352.0 61,440,887.0 62,542,531.0 63,713,397.0 64,858,754.0
Iraq 20,363,138.0 21,017,108.0 21,693,597.0 22,387,179.0 23,091,408.0
Ireland 3,608,841.0 3,637,510.0 3,674,171.0 3,712,696.0 3,754,786.0
Isle of Man 72,181.0 72,898.0 73,814.0 74,848.0 75,875.0
Israel 5,545,000.0 5,692,000.0 5,836,000.0 5,971,000.0 6,125,000.0
Italy 56,844,303.0 56,860,281.0 56,890,372.0 56,906,744.0 56,916,317.0
Jamaica 2,480,000.0 2,509,923.0 2,534,069.0 2,556,780.0 2,574,289.0
Japan 125,439,000.0 125,757,000.0 126,057,000.0 126,400,000.0 126,631,000.0
Jordan 4,195,000.0 4,325,000.0 4,444,000.0 4,564,000.0 4,680,000.0
Kazakhstan 15,815,626.0 15,577,894.0 15,333,703.0 15,071,300.0 14,928,426.0
Kenya 27,418,077.0 28,186,224.0 28,943,647.0 29,702,246.0 30,478,597.0
Kiribati 76,378.0 77,511.0 78,725.0 80,018.0 81,377.0
Korea, Dem. Rep. 21,763,678.0 22,016,518.0 22,240,833.0 22,444,993.0 22,641,754.0
Korea, Rep. 45,092,991.0 45,524,681.0 45,953,580.0 46,286,503.0 46,616,677.0
Kuwait 1,586,123.0 1,585,244.0 1,635,999.0 1,722,208.0 1,818,405.0
Kyrgyz Republic 4,560,400.0 4,628,400.0 4,696,400.0 4,769,000.0 4,840,400.0
Lao PDR 4,871,472.0 4,986,592.0 5,096,724.0 5,200,898.0 5,298,146.0
Latvia 2,485,056.0 2,457,222.0 2,432,851.0 2,410,019.0 2,390,482.0
Lebanon 3,033,406.0 3,070,984.0 3,092,718.0 3,114,014.0 3,156,706.0
Lesotho 1,753,824.0 1,779,197.0 1,801,679.0 1,821,609.0 1,839,611.0
Liberia 2,079,921.0 2,197,801.0 2,365,290.0 2,558,085.0 2,741,755.0
Libya 4,747,619.0 4,837,354.0 4,924,347.0 5,009,240.0 5,092,939.0
Liechtenstein 30,824.0 31,287.0 31,758.0 32,227.0 32,676.0
Lithuania 3,629,102.0 3,601,613.0 3,575,137.0 3,549,331.0 3,524,238.0
Luxembourg 408,625.0 414,225.0 419,450.0 424,700.0 430,475.0
Macao SAR, China 398,459.0 405,231.0 412,031.0 418,810.0 425,448.0
Macedonia, FYR 1,967,013.0 1,975,207.0 1,991,687.0 2,013,117.0 2,034,487.0
Madagascar 13,452,526.0 13,882,646.0 14,329,239.0 14,790,245.0 15,262,817.0
Malawi 9,964,065.0 10,153,315.0 10,404,259.0 10,700,180.0 11,012,707.0
Malaysia 20,725,374.0 21,259,831.0 21,805,835.0 22,355,057.0 22,896,048.0
Maldives 244,965.0 250,659.0 256,347.0 261,973.0 267,456.0
Mali 8,988,853.0 9,222,157.0 9,462,256.0 9,712,365.0 9,977,308.0
Malta 370,433.0 372,687.0 375,236.0 377,516.0 379,360.0
Marshall Islands 51,020.0 51,397.0 51,697.0 51,922.0 52,076.0
Mauritania 2,334,388.0 2,403,805.0 2,475,726.0 2,550,307.0 2,627,739.0
Mauritius 1,122,457.0 1,133,996.0 1,148,284.0 1,160,421.0 1,175,267.0
Mexico 95,392,647.0 97,201,533.0 98,968,558.0 100,678,867.0 102,316,781.0
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 107,556.0 108,342.0 108,506.0 108,236.0 107,808.0
Moldova 3,675,099.0 3,667,748.0 3,654,208.0 3,652,732.0 3,647,001.0
Monaco 30,700.0 30,971.0 31,242.0 31,517.0 31,795.0
Mongolia 2,298,063.0 2,316,598.0 2,335,723.0 2,355,618.0 2,376,197.0
Montenegro 608,388.0 607,502.0 606,549.0 605,693.0 605,119.0
Morocco 26,833,093.0 27,237,150.0 27,632,321.0 28,013,585.0 28,374,203.0
Mozambique 15,981,571.0 16,463,426.0 16,914,628.0 17,350,739.0 17,798,102.0
Myanmar 45,329,862.0 45,991,828.0 46,664,455.0 47,321,204.0 47,925,630.0
Namibia 1,654,214.0 1,705,309.0 1,757,969.0 1,809,719.0 1,857,149.0
Nepal 20,587,157.0 21,115,271.0 21,647,305.0 22,175,431.0 22,690,158.0
Netherlands 15,459,006.0 15,530,498.0 15,610,650.0 15,707,209.0 15,812,088.0
New Caledonia 193,816.0 197,564.0 201,418.0 205,279.0 209,214.0
New Zealand 3,673,400.0 3,732,000.0 3,781,300.0 3,815,000.0 3,835,100.0
Nicaragua 4,659,458.0 4,756,631.0 4,849,272.0 4,937,320.0 5,021,079.0
Niger 9,167,078.0 9,499,605.0 9,849,621.0 10,215,806.0 10,596,258.0
Nigeria 108,424,827.0 111,166,210.0 113,979,481.0 116,867,371.0 119,831,888.0
Northern Mariana Islands 57,518.0 60,248.0 62,939.0 65,374.0 67,271.0
Norway 4,359,184.0 4,381,336.0 4,405,157.0 4,431,464.0 4,461,913.0
Oman 2,154,600.0 2,175,998.0 2,177,723.0 2,171,135.0 2,172,287.0
Pakistan 126,689,577.0 130,083,700.0 133,597,492.0 137,139,290.0 140,580,398.0
Palau 17,255.0 17,695.0 18,123.0 18,524.0 18,878.0
Panama 2,757,004.0 2,814,525.0 2,873,288.0 2,933,100.0 2,993,685.0
Papua New Guinea 4,715,929.0 4,841,020.0 4,970,823.0 5,104,516.0 5,240,941.0
Paraguay 4,801,834.0 4,911,701.0 5,021,271.0 5,130,723.0 5,240,321.0
Peru 23,939,261.0 24,365,985.0 24,789,855.0 25,206,817.0 25,611,482.0
Philippines 69,606,539.0 71,184,718.0 72,780,928.0 74,393,147.0 76,018,006.0
Poland 38,594,998.0 38,624,370.0 38,649,660.0 38,663,481.0 38,660,271.0
Portugal 10,026,176.0 10,063,945.0 10,108,977.0 10,160,196.0 10,217,828.0
Puerto Rico 3,683,103.0 3,724,655.0 3,759,430.0 3,781,101.0 3,800,081.0
Qatar 501,154.0 512,476.0 529,491.0 550,367.0 572,155.0
Romania 22,684,270.0 22,619,004.0 22,553,978.0 22,507,344.0 22,472,040.0
Russian Federation 148,375,726.0 148,160,042.0 147,915,307.0 147,670,692.0 147,214,392.0
Rwanda 5,663,838.0 5,929,575.0 6,470,628.0 7,169,658.0 7,853,015.0
Samoa 170,158.0 171,276.0 172,191.0 172,979.0 173,758.0
San Marino 25,680.0 25,914.0 26,114.0 26,321.0 26,594.0
Sao Tome and Principe 130,378.0 132,323.0 134,029.0 135,650.0 137,396.0
Saudi Arabia 18,567,343.0 18,848,350.0 19,060,850.0 19,282,965.0 19,620,692.0
Senegal 8,711,528.0 8,940,298.0 9,164,050.0 9,387,783.0 9,618,564.0
Serbia 7,625,357.0 7,617,794.0 7,596,501.0 7,567,745.0 7,540,401.0
Seychelles 75,304.0 76,417.0 77,319.0 78,846.0 80,410.0
Sierra Leone 3,927,105.0 3,919,708.0 3,928,313.0 3,961,869.0 4,030,443.0
Singapore 3,524,500.0 3,670,700.0 3,796,000.0 3,927,200.0 3,958,700.0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 31,240.0 31,084.0
Slovak Republic 5,361,999.0 5,373,361.0 5,383,291.0 5,390,516.0 5,396,020.0
Slovenia 1,989,872.0 1,988,628.0 1,985,956.0 1,981,629.0 1,983,045.0
Solomon Islands 359,236.0 369,439.0 379,861.0 390,493.0 401,323.0
Somalia 6,346,440.0 6,481,035.0 6,673,254.0 6,904,978.0 7,149,044.0
South Africa 39,120,000.0 40,000,247.0 40,926,063.0 41,899,683.0 42,923,485.0
South Sudan 5,434,266.0 5,561,120.0 5,779,278.0 6,060,600.0 6,362,201.0
Spain 39,387,017.0 39,478,186.0 39,582,413.0 39,721,108.0 39,926,268.0
Sri Lanka 18,136,000.0 18,336,000.0 18,568,000.0 18,784,000.0 19,056,000.0
St. Kitts and Nevis 42,888.0 43,391.0 43,885.0 44,391.0 44,938.0
St. Lucia 147,040.0 148,962.0 150,994.0 153,066.0 155,073.0
St. Martin (French part) 32,712.0 32,102.0 31,304.0 30,358.0 29,305.0
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 108,122.0 108,078.0 108,001.0 107,923.0 107,879.0
Sudan 24,529,722.0 25,263,021.0 25,903,704.0 26,491,253.0 27,085,465.0
Suriname 435,776.0 441,734.0 447,771.0 453,920.0 460,215.0
Swaziland 963,428.0 984,506.0 1,006,760.0 1,028,694.0 1,048,151.0
Sweden 8,826,939.0 8,840,998.0 8,846,062.0 8,850,974.0 8,857,874.0
Switzerland 7,040,687.0 7,071,850.0 7,088,906.0 7,110,001.0 7,143,991.0
Syrian Arab Republic 14,338,240.0 14,746,306.0 15,168,523.0 15,591,261.0 15,995,760.0
Taiwan, China
Tajikistan 5,784,330.0 5,862,347.0 5,937,177.0 6,012,933.0 6,094,661.0
Tanzania 29,944,302.0 30,780,453.0 31,586,039.0 32,378,333.0 33,183,093.0
Thailand 58,983,954.0 59,562,136.0 60,206,941.0 60,903,042.0 61,623,143.0
Timor-Leste 866,700.0 869,024.0 862,622.0 853,069.0 848,230.0
Togo 4,284,497.0 4,392,177.0 4,504,291.0 4,620,710.0 4,740,974.0
Tonga 95,928.0 96,218.0 96,574.0 96,991.0 97,457.0
Trinidad and Tobago 1,255,001.0 1,258,365.0 1,260,677.0 1,262,544.0 1,264,781.0
Tunisia 8,957,500.0 9,089,300.0 9,214,900.0 9,333,300.0 9,455,900.0
Turkey 58,522,320.0 59,442,502.0 60,372,413.0 61,308,204.0 62,243,779.0
Turkmenistan 4,188,010.0 4,267,690.0 4,335,991.0 4,395,293.0 4,449,427.0
Turks and Caicos Islands 15,334.0 15,967.0 16,527.0 17,114.0 17,866.0
Tuvalu 9,227.0 9,264.0 9,298.0 9,334.0 9,374.0
Uganda 20,740,726.0 21,407,693.0 22,084,527.0 22,780,451.0 23,507,800.0
Ukraine 51,512,299.0 51,057,189.0 50,594,105.0 50,143,939.0 49,673,350.0
United Arab Emirates 2,346,305.0 2,470,810.0 2,608,993.0 2,753,498.0 2,893,648.0
United Kingdom 58,019,030.0 58,166,950.0 58,316,954.0 58,487,141.0 58,682,466.0
United States 266,278,000.0 269,394,000.0 272,657,000.0 275,854,000.0 279,040,000.0
Uruguay 3,224,383.0 3,247,585.0 3,270,549.0 3,291,677.0 3,308,884.0
Uzbekistan 22,785,000.0 23,225,000.0 23,667,000.0 24,051,000.0 24,311,650.0
Vanuatu 168,236.0 171,802.0 175,004.0 178,074.0 181,346.0
Venezuela, RB 22,092,144.0 22,556,838.0 23,020,184.0 23,482,700.0 23,945,002.0
Vietnam 71,995,500.0 73,156,700.0 74,306,900.0 75,456,300.0 76,596,700.0
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 107,817.0 108,093.0 108,355.0 108,535.0 108,596.0
West Bank and Gaza 2,474,666.0 2,587,997.0 2,706,518.0 2,776,568.0 2,848,431.0
Yemen, Rep. 15,018,201.0 15,578,640.0 16,088,019.0 16,564,235.0 17,035,531.0
Zambia 8,841,338.0 9,073,311.0 9,320,089.0 9,577,483.0 9,839,179.0
Zimbabwe 11,639,364.0 11,846,110.0 12,045,813.0 12,229,500.0 12,384,727.0

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