Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Afghanistan 14,111,593 14,722,117 15,149,265 15,468,595 15,795,782
Albania 1,947,385 1,917,515 1,887,867 1,858,316 1,828,925
Algeria 12,899,683 12,900,890 12,883,471 12,848,115 12,786,375
American Samoa 7,783 7,526 7,268 7,006 6,738
Andorra 4,048 4,226 4,371 4,513 4,700
Angola 8,609,042 8,769,905 8,919,691 9,068,188 9,228,832
Antigua and Barbuda 45,137 46,650 48,236 49,826 51,335
Argentina 4,122,854 4,102,622 4,081,597 4,059,051 4,034,128
Armenia 1,094,042 1,085,914 1,082,364 1,082,500 1,084,477
Aruba 41,153 42,965 44,479 45,788 47,059
Australia 2,510,924 2,511,720 2,499,054 2,483,511 2,470,411
Austria 2,718,311 2,721,984 2,725,070 2,728,062 2,733,375
Azerbaijan 3,672,969 3,734,314 3,794,654 3,855,372 3,896,779
Bahamas, The 53,319 53,388 53,365 53,314 53,336
Bahrain 65,460 67,332 69,406 71,764 74,500
Bangladesh 93,866,276 95,394,362 96,910,085 98,390,474 99,811,921
Barbados 175,631 175,784 175,939 176,118 176,355
Belarus 3,269,624 3,219,907 3,167,936 3,114,946 3,062,481
Belgium 326,709 319,832 313,175 306,498 300,145
Belize 108,688 111,437 114,545 117,905 121,351
Benin 3,785,450 3,886,695 3,983,129 4,078,531 4,178,093
Bermuda 0 0 0 0 0
Bhutan 404,550 402,612 404,404 408,965 414,834
Bolivia 3,099,957 3,131,291 3,161,090 3,189,505 3,216,527
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,133,336 2,112,607 2,143,911 2,208,231 2,276,453
Botswana 807,862 813,250 817,454 820,269 821,547
Brazil 36,247,354 35,669,868 34,974,222 34,265,614 33,548,121
Brunei Darussalam 92,501 93,300 94,006 94,625 95,179
Bulgaria 2,708,267 2,675,519 2,640,661 2,604,686 2,571,814
Burkina Faso 8,563,177 8,774,461 8,971,916 9,157,046 9,345,284
Burundi 5,762,125 5,827,935 5,884,339 5,942,819 6,019,295
Cabo Verde 204,660 205,605 206,121 206,270 206,208
Cambodia 8,904,942 9,129,458 9,337,848 9,540,489 9,751,369
Cameroon 7,999,337 8,137,181 8,273,317 8,407,854 8,541,197
Canada 6,553,280 6,542,357 6,495,228 6,435,543 6,373,418
Cayman Islands 0 0 0 0 0
Central African Republic 2,056,121 2,100,235 2,144,088 2,187,212 2,228,917
Chad 5,481,460 5,664,379 5,855,891 6,058,104 6,273,953
Chile 2,231,718 2,219,729 2,205,288 2,188,966 2,171,065
China 831,819,843 828,956,742 825,589,438 821,328,874 815,968,942
Colombia 10,783,447 10,861,033 10,936,058 11,008,480 11,076,968
Comoros 334,042 342,607 351,489 360,689 370,182
Congo, Dem. Rep. 28,216,451 28,767,518 29,205,464 29,584,749 29,984,397
Congo, Rep. 1,185,842 1,207,656 1,229,077 1,250,700 1,271,634
Costa Rica 1,580,527 1,588,388 1,596,177 1,602,925 1,607,612
Cote d'Ivoire 8,358,427 8,547,219 8,729,862 8,900,360 9,025,296
Croatia 2,106,093 2,020,907 2,049,628 2,011,542 2,028,898
Cuba 2,812,042 2,808,219 2,798,175 2,782,022 2,765,515
Curacao 15,003 13,667
Cyprus 273,399 278,033 282,514 286,895 291,280
Czech Republic 2,618,682 2,629,045 2,639,712 2,650,698 2,661,463
Denmark 786,105 789,145 791,005 792,450 793,693
Djibouti 157,368 159,868 162,392 164,909 167,345
Dominica 25,099 24,959 24,761 24,539 24,341
Dominican Republic 3,382,977 3,374,321 3,362,706 3,348,453 3,332,184
Ecuador 4,779,115 4,821,990 4,863,077 4,902,363 4,939,863
Egypt, Arab Rep. 34,979,760 35,608,622 36,179,401 36,717,822 37,268,477
El Salvador 2,645,983 2,598,288 2,545,267 2,487,698 2,468,934
Equatorial Guinea 270,249 279,178 288,320 297,681 307,272
Eritrea 2,844,296 2,892,751 2,958,369 3,040,622 3,137,720
Estonia 426,680 423,107 420,938 419,548 420,495
Ethiopia 49,138,877 50,577,471 51,989,788 53,394,304 54,821,844
Faeroe Islands 30,461 29,503 28,711 28,988 29,368
Fiji 422,726 421,497 422,467 423,342 423,479
Finland 972,370 962,241 952,617 942,729 932,575
France 14,937,574 14,889,008 14,841,039 14,795,322 14,752,425
French Polynesia 93,315 95,622 97,794 99,992 102,165
Gabon 266,251 261,309 256,634 252,214 248,034
Gambia, The 603,617 610,893 618,095 625,346 632,831
Georgia 2,185,167 2,141,870 2,113,538 2,103,646 2,098,063
Germany 21,819,475 21,926,962 22,009,929 22,067,414 22,114,521
Ghana 10,033,090 10,147,655 10,250,494 10,346,812 10,445,225
Greece 2,964,973 2,972,974 2,978,841 2,981,976 2,982,153
Greenland 10,657 10,565 10,513 10,462 10,392
Grenada 65,618 65,708 65,656 65,503 65,324
Guam 11,565 11,420 11,253 11,066 10,860
Guatemala 5,679,819 5,770,036 5,860,783 5,953,013 6,048,471
Guinea 5,527,166 5,684,944 5,801,976 5,888,425 5,961,291
Guinea-Bissau 767,759 775,967 783,941 791,687 799,232
Guyana 515,979 518,563 521,483 524,595 527,758
Haiti 5,283,758 5,335,221 5,386,929 5,436,324 5,482,345
Honduras 3,190,702 3,237,176 3,280,800 3,322,154 3,361,993
Hong Kong SAR, China 0 0 0 0 0
Hungary 3,593,550 3,600,375 3,606,198 3,610,855 3,613,643
Iceland 22,387 22,059 21,799 21,592 21,450
India 701,493,490 712,178,591 722,758,567 733,236,394 743,617,422
Indonesia 124,084,510 123,708,489 123,219,070 122,620,726 121,937,000
Iran, Islamic Rep. 24,044,635 23,908,492 23,858,099 23,836,456 23,791,488
Iraq 6,357,372 6,600,843 6,854,092 7,077,035 7,287,187
Ireland 1,518,600 1,522,516 1,528,639 1,535,385 1,543,367
Isle of Man 34,804 35,143 35,578 36,071 36,560
Israel 506,480 515,524 524,715 532,971 542,736
Italy 18,802,959 18,774,128 18,749,929 18,721,181 18,690,180
Jamaica 1,224,748 1,233,502 1,239,286 1,244,257 1,246,625
Japan 27,576,510 27,485,067 27,397,052 27,307,088 27,200,620
Jordan 907,588 922,955 938,575 954,383 958,435
Kazakhstan 6,971,370 6,863,153 6,752,349 6,633,482 6,578,957
Kenya 22,410,714 22,949,505 23,473,877 23,992,880 24,520,031
Kiribati 48,570 48,533 48,217 47,900 47,573
Korea, Dem. Rep. 8,919,191 9,005,416 9,079,598 9,145,212 9,207,496
Korea, Rep. 9,812,686 9,714,056 9,693,908 9,653,050 9,610,494
Kosovo
Kuwait 31,040 30,801 31,558 32,980 34,568
Kyrgyz Republic 2,902,740 2,959,121 3,015,793 3,075,814 3,131,739
Lao PDR 4,024,908 4,077,337 4,122,230 4,158,690 4,186,012
Latvia 776,580 770,339 763,915 760,337 759,695
Lebanon 460,471 456,287 449,712 443,124 445,569
Lesotho 1,456,463 1,466,574 1,476,494 1,483,919 1,489,386
Liberia 1,123,989 1,253,538 1,341,025 1,441,583 1,535,712
Libya 1,139,713 1,158,643 1,176,426 1,193,151 1,209,115
Liechtenstein 25,744 26,190 26,679 27,167 27,639
Lithuania 1,187,261 1,180,429 1,173,860 1,167,517 1,161,377
Luxembourg 69,903 71,143 72,233 72,653 71,252
Macao SAR, China 359 81 0 0 0
Macedonia, FYR 794,929 802,329 813,166 826,083 839,083
Madagascar 9,982,312 10,265,106 10,557,640 10,858,110 11,164,293
Malawi 8,642,531 8,769,520 8,947,455 9,161,066 9,413,442
Malaysia 9,183,828 9,148,318 9,106,771 9,054,692 8,988,531
Maldives 182,161 185,468 188,725 191,882 194,884
Mali 6,694,988 6,826,702 6,961,003 7,095,077 7,218,981
Malta 33,539 32,867 31,925 30,983 30,026
Marshall Islands 16,976 16,931 16,861 16,765 16,645
Mauritania 1,277,984 1,296,877 1,315,972 1,335,264 1,354,810
Mauritius 636,613 644,552 654,086 662,415 672,335
Mexico 25,404,970 25,593,164 25,802,093 25,989,243 26,151,146
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 80,594 81,827 82,585 83,002 83,283
Moldova 1,973,749 1,973,248 1,969,582 1,972,402 1,972,955
Monaco 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolia 992,648 1,001,697 1,011,041 1,020,713 1,030,723
Montenegro 286,651 279,807 273,002 266,270 259,721
Morocco 12,962,531 13,067,840 13,166,801 13,256,589 13,333,889
Mozambique 11,587,438 11,851,526 12,088,039 12,363,790 12,650,891
Myanmar 33,759,415 34,138,354 34,512,098 34,861,531 35,158,721
Namibia 1,161,043 1,188,328 1,216,110 1,242,644 1,265,628
Nepal 18,344,186 18,715,098 19,081,017 19,434,326 19,766,304
Netherlands 4,203,458 4,093,839 3,988,053 3,887,534 3,790,157
New Caledonia 77,026 78,406 79,453 79,966 80,784
New Zealand 538,778 544,088 548,856 551,306 551,756
Nicaragua 2,165,064 2,198,753 2,229,889 2,258,528 2,284,792
Niger 7,721,155 7,993,443 8,279,887 8,579,234 8,889,943
Nigeria 73,506,611 74,787,068 76,084,723 77,397,754 78,724,757
Northern Mariana Islands 6,007 6,233 6,430 6,595 6,702
Norway 1,143,676 1,137,439 1,131,729 1,135,563 1,111,641
Oman 610,420 616,917 617,842 616,407 617,168
Pakistan 86,356,683 88,337,239 90,381,375 92,425,024 94,365,998
Palau 4,930 5,104 5,304 5,501 5,688
Panama 1,154,054 1,154,574 1,154,861 1,154,703 1,154,036
Papua New Guinea 4,051,879 4,168,070 4,288,627 4,412,905 4,539,965
Paraguay 2,298,590 2,319,600 2,339,209 2,357,362 2,374,232
Peru 6,954,116 6,974,276 6,991,235 7,003,462 7,009,607
Philippines 35,993,541 36,852,329 37,722,355 38,602,604 39,491,354
Poland 14,861,776 14,855,705 14,848,040 14,836,338 14,817,709
Portugal 4,901,898 4,853,841 4,809,043 4,766,554 4,726,461
Puerto Rico 230,967 228,098 224,814 220,778 216,681
Qatar 25,068 23,799 22,985 22,631 22,285
Romania 10,487,165 10,491,599 10,495,945 10,508,454 10,526,353
Russian Federation 39,446,985 39,459,486 39,400,218 39,340,972 39,226,849
Rwanda 5,106,686 5,255,145 5,664,000 6,220,108 6,748,567
Samoa 133,530 134,253 134,817 135,276 135,729
San Marino 2,141 2,060 1,979 1,901 1,831
Sao Tome and Principe 66,974 66,701 66,277 65,778 65,308
Saudi Arabia 3,960,414 3,975,117 3,974,759 3,975,569 3,999,482
Senegal 5,260,021 5,385,189 5,506,678 5,627,507 5,751,901
Serbia 3,726,787 3,691,473 3,642,601 3,583,252 3,550,096
Seychelles 38,013 38,504 38,876 39,549 40,227
Sierra Leone 2,575,042 2,560,863 2,557,135 2,569,510 2,604,311
Singapore 0 0 0 0 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0 0
Slovak Republic 2,330,486 2,338,702 2,346,254 2,352,691 2,358,385
Slovenia 982,678 981,527 979,652 976,983 977,145
Solomon Islands 306,558 314,507 322,593 330,806 339,134
Somalia 4,352,071 4,421,038 4,528,003 4,660,101 4,798,581
South Africa 17,805,077 18,013,311 18,232,970 18,465,190 18,709,918
South Sudan 4,571,685 4,671,508 4,847,485 5,075,813 5,320,327
Spain 9,509,601 9,499,241 9,492,258 9,493,345 9,510,038
Sri Lanka 14,780,115 14,945,307 15,136,634 15,315,159 15,539,215
St. Kitts and Nevis 28,428 28,844 29,254 29,675 30,124
St. Lucia 104,744 106,411 108,163 109,950 111,698
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 61,219 60,804 60,373 59,939 59,524
Sudan 16,623,302 17,107,107 17,527,223 17,910,736 18,298,398
Suriname 147,833 149,527 151,244 152,985 154,766
Swaziland 741,377 757,321 774,390 792,619 808,994
Sweden 1,427,846 1,422,163 1,420,501 1,418,811 1,417,437
Switzerland 1,860,290 1,872,131 1,880,261 1,889,554 1,902,230
Syrian Arab Republic 7,154,208 7,303,403 7,456,694 7,606,976 7,745,467
Tajikistan 4,113,989 4,201,075 4,286,286 4,372,605 4,463,730
Tanzania 23,792,844 24,351,032 24,878,112 25,387,851 25,900,400
Thailand 41,125,972 41,426,061 41,770,372 42,147,950 42,539,072
Timor-Leste 671,398 670,252 662,364 652,077 645,418
Togo 2,968,942 3,024,497 3,082,016 3,141,343 3,202,054
Tonga 73,995 74,187 74,432 74,727 75,057
Trinidad and Tobago 1,134,245 1,134,366 1,133,462 1,132,085 1,130,967
Tunisia 3,450,966 3,465,750 3,477,557 3,485,708 3,494,617
Turkey 22,166,499 22,199,991 22,229,726 22,253,039 22,268,957
Turkmenistan 2,312,033 2,346,461 2,374,345 2,396,973 2,416,528
Turks and Caicos Islands 3,078 3,045 2,993 2,941 2,912
Tuvalu 5,170 5,153 5,134 5,115 5,099
Uganda 18,321,735 18,893,145 19,472,148 20,066,616 20,687,569
Ukraine 17,024,300 16,853,978 16,681,382 16,513,903 16,339,552
United Arab Emirates 508,702 531,397 549,506 567,826 584,228
United Kingdom 12,559,379 12,556,499 12,554,474 12,556,019 12,563,329
United States 60,559,606 60,247,274 59,962,727 59,647,910 59,318,323
Uruguay 304,962 297,641 289,542 281,438 273,215
Uzbekistan 14,026,446 14,380,920 14,713,064 14,984,254 15,179,222
Vanuatu 134,313 136,644 138,663 140,548 142,571
Venezuela, RB 3,039,879 3,021,488 3,001,832 2,980,424 2,957,926
Vietnam 56,021,858 56,638,649 57,235,633 57,817,635 58,353,664
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 10,311 9,818 9,347 8,888 8,440
West Bank and Gaza 737,055 758,154 779,829 790,656 804,767
Yemen, Rep. 11,449,876 11,800,976 12,107,360 12,382,760 12,648,541
Zambia 5,560,848 5,749,031 5,948,454 6,156,789 6,370,081
Zimbabwe 7,945,961 8,039,718 8,126,828 8,201,225 8,254,792

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