Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan 13,335,687 14,184,751 14,807,859 15,247,833 15,580,663
Albania 2,084,283 2,051,282 2,022,099 1,997,358 1,975,022
Algeria 12,877,034 12,899,683 12,846,870 12,771,496 12,676,137
American Samoa 8,075 7,783 7,562 7,321 7,059
Andorra 3,843 4,048 4,237 4,387 4,529
Angola 6,738,475 6,780,226 6,850,089 6,908,936 6,964,553
Antigua and Barbuda 43,754 45,137 46,647 48,231 49,821
Argentina 4,017,843 3,952,171 3,897,314 3,839,471 3,778,265
Armenia 1,107,730 1,094,042 1,085,984 1,082,471 1,082,612
Aruba 39,061 41,158 42,971 44,486 45,797
Australia 2,505,985 2,510,924 2,505,348 2,494,314 2,480,817
Austria 2,714,708 2,718,311 2,721,984 2,725,070 2,728,062
Azerbaijan 3,607,466 3,672,969 3,722,980 3,771,923 3,820,871
Bahamas, The 53,133 53,319 53,400 53,380 53,331
Bahrain 64,042 65,460 67,333 69,408 71,768
Bangladesh 92,350,307 93,866,276 95,384,081 96,892,843 98,373,647
Barbados 170,772 169,789 168,741 167,686 166,650
Belarus 3,319,991 3,269,624 3,217,123 3,162,089 3,105,864
Belgium 334,118 326,709 320,422 314,254 307,968
Belize 106,273 108,688 111,455 114,583 117,963
Benin 3,685,991 3,785,450 3,886,572 3,982,938 4,078,269
Bermuda 0 0 0 0 0
Bhutan 410,768 404,550 402,319 403,943 408,492
Bolivia 3,087,360 3,099,957 3,131,619 3,161,601 3,189,961
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,171,340 2,076,754 2,041,899 2,057,272 2,103,674
Botswana 809,951 807,862 813,273 817,468 820,289
Brazil 36,873,005 36,247,354 35,629,756 34,982,902 34,302,559
Brunei Darussalam 91,723 92,501 93,331 94,050 94,669
Bulgaria 2,744,083 2,708,267 2,675,653 2,640,844 2,604,834
Burkina Faso 8,357,076 8,563,177 8,746,808 8,935,527 9,129,758
Burundi 5,683,172 5,762,125 5,827,557 5,883,893 5,942,690
Cabo Verde 203,172 204,660 205,616 206,130 206,287
Cambodia 8,661,503 8,904,942 9,142,434 9,365,084 9,573,091
Cameroon 7,858,612 7,999,337 8,136,780 8,272,493 8,406,887
Canada 6,562,872 6,553,280 6,517,255 6,478,375 6,425,622
Cayman Islands 0 0 0 0 0
Central African Republic 2,011,604 2,056,121 2,100,215 2,144,081 2,187,184
Chad 5,315,597 5,483,694 5,667,727 5,860,354 6,063,835
Chile 2,251,193 2,256,699 2,245,271 2,230,631 2,213,172
China 833,602,770 831,819,843 828,613,393 825,043,284 820,787,390
Colombia 10,750,208 10,783,447 10,862,597 10,938,484 11,010,640
Comoros 326,383 334,042 342,608 351,490 360,687
Congo, Dem. Rep. 29,274,808 30,173,395 30,873,799 31,459,105 31,988,001
Congo, Rep. 1,165,167 1,185,842 1,206,610 1,228,306 1,250,220
Costa Rica 1,534,989 1,537,746 1,553,656 1,569,708 1,585,057
Cote d'Ivoire 8,163,821 8,358,427 8,534,166 8,703,026 8,859,206
Croatia 2,105,455 2,106,093 2,020,907 2,049,628 2,011,542
Cuba 2,818,224 2,812,042 2,795,525 2,777,427 2,758,146
Curacao
Cyprus 269,688 273,399 278,042 282,523 286,904
Czech Republic 2,608,363 2,618,682 2,629,149 2,639,815 2,650,801
Denmark 783,436 786,105 789,293 791,301 792,896
Djibouti 155,561 157,368 159,873 162,393 164,907
Dominica 23,091 23,102 23,095 23,032 22,945
Dominican Republic 3,359,216 3,382,977 3,375,214 3,364,027 3,349,796
Ecuador 4,736,883 4,779,115 4,822,499 4,863,761 4,902,989
Egypt, Arab Rep. 34,364,206 34,979,760 35,528,110 36,085,265 36,653,866
El Salvador 2,667,392 2,645,983 2,615,592 2,579,520 2,538,748
Equatorial Guinea 264,983 270,249 279,180 288,321 297,680
Eritrea 2,813,812 2,843,683 2,890,979 2,955,734 3,037,541
Estonia 435,700 431,292 426,612 423,390 420,945
Ethiopia 47,700,598 49,138,877 50,575,471 51,986,274 53,391,062
Faeroe Islands 30,843 30,461 29,956 29,717 29,655
Fiji 423,267 422,726 423,879 424,618 424,781
Finland 984,908 972,370 963,061 953,388 943,348
France 14,985,221 14,937,574 14,753,610 14,568,083 14,383,174
French Polynesia 97,305 99,965 102,373 104,973 107,686
Gabon 272,502 266,240 262,664 258,663 254,204
Gambia, The 593,844 598,832 604,813 610,662 616,542
Georgia 2,232,427 2,185,167 2,141,852 2,113,547 2,103,682
Germany 21,782,804 21,819,475 21,918,607 21,986,631 22,025,898
Ghana 9,901,701 10,033,258 10,146,625 10,248,562 10,345,015
Greece 4,305,828 4,329,577 4,350,409 4,368,083 4,382,016
Greenland 10,751 10,680 10,616 10,552 10,488
Grenada 65,284 65,618 65,706 65,653 65,500
Guam 11,706 11,565 11,453 11,312 11,141
Guatemala 5,589,304 5,679,819 5,769,893 5,860,490 5,952,778
Guinea 5,321,062 5,527,166 5,683,762 5,799,719 5,885,904
Guinea-Bissau 763,503 771,384 780,603 789,728 798,783
Guyana 513,704 515,979 518,560 521,477 524,593
Haiti 5,247,262 5,283,758 5,335,860 5,386,766 5,435,744
Honduras 3,140,896 3,190,702 3,237,038 3,280,578 3,321,903
Hong Kong SAR, China 5,830 0 0 0 0
Hungary 3,585,545 3,593,550 3,600,457 3,606,260 3,610,896
Iceland 22,734 22,387 22,094 21,857 21,670
India 690,747,999 701,493,490 712,159,128 722,728,853 733,206,162
Indonesia 125,046,464 125,097,778 124,479,930 123,764,808 122,966,217
Iran, Islamic Rep. 24,190,526 24,044,635 23,963,666 23,917,265 23,880,036
Iraq 6,123,704 6,357,372 6,601,474 6,855,177 7,116,884
Ireland 1,518,116 1,518,600 1,521,745 1,528,073 1,534,992
Isle of Man 34,589 34,804 35,143 35,579 36,071
Israel 498,619 506,480 516,071 525,193 533,318
Italy 18,824,942 18,802,959 18,774,128 18,749,929 18,721,181
Jamaica 1,220,633 1,224,748 1,233,507 1,239,297 1,244,272
Japan 27,640,623 27,576,510 27,488,085 27,400,583 27,309,869
Jordan 928,434 907,588 923,232 938,967 954,760
Kazakhstan 7,083,497 6,971,370 6,872,562 6,770,719 6,660,640
Kenya 21,851,074 22,410,714 22,946,743 23,469,072 23,987,415
Kiribati 48,128 48,570 48,275 48,000 47,740
Korea, Dem. Rep. 8,829,575 8,919,191 9,005,460 9,079,687 9,145,347
Korea, Rep. 10,106,845 9,812,686 9,780,796 9,745,927 9,688,598
Kosovo
Kuwait 31,040 30,811 31,578 33,011
Kyrgyz Republic 2,861,011 2,902,740 2,955,752 3,009,049 3,065,590
Lao PDR 3,943,932 4,024,908 4,074,155 4,117,256 4,153,572
Latvia 785,211 776,580 771,238 766,912 763,007
Lebanon 461,665 460,471 458,928 454,877 450,660
Lesotho 1,442,934 1,456,463 1,466,798 1,474,462 1,479,780
Liberia 1,165,327 1,193,375 1,253,507 1,340,959 1,441,527
Libya 1,119,878 1,139,713 1,157,927 1,175,363 1,192,179
Liechtenstein 25,340 25,744 26,215 26,695 27,177
Lithuania 1,194,255 1,187,261 1,180,421 1,173,882 1,167,531
Luxembourg 70,497 69,903 70,150 70,314 70,465
Macao SAR, China 468 359 292 222 151
Macedonia, FYR 800,578 792,214 796,953 805,052 815,180
Madagascar 9,734,176 9,982,312 10,264,690 10,556,924 10,857,371
Malawi 8,578,656 8,642,531 8,779,328 8,968,284 9,194,536
Malaysia 9,192,119 9,183,828 9,153,250 9,114,054 9,062,427
Maldives 177,845 182,161 185,358 188,504 191,558
Mali 6,562,609 6,694,988 6,821,556 6,950,727 7,084,743
Malta 33,729 33,539 32,683 31,840 30,959
Marshall Islands 16,998 16,976 16,933 16,863 16,767
Mauritania 1,365,035 1,404,601 1,445,605 1,488,070 1,532,087
Mauritius 629,791 636,613 644,550 654,081 662,419
Mexico 25,276,618 25,404,970 25,623,491 25,821,293 25,994,881
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 79,312 80,594 81,776 82,494 82,882
Moldova 1,980,442 1,973,749 1,982,308 1,987,451 1,999,104
Monaco 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolia 984,030 992,648 999,135 1,005,851 1,012,873
Montenegro 293,607 286,651 279,876 273,090 266,366
Morocco 12,938,039 12,962,531 13,068,221 13,167,022 13,256,645
Mozambique 11,559,809 11,791,043 12,051,821 12,284,790 12,501,693
Myanmar 33,319,916 33,706,379 34,053,913 34,405,143 34,740,483
Namibia 1,134,010 1,161,043 1,188,174 1,215,864 1,242,390
Nepal 17,961,193 18,344,186 18,707,666 19,069,241 19,421,996
Netherlands 4,309,410 4,203,149 4,098,716 3,995,359 3,894,791
New Caledonia 74,883 77,026 77,957 79,112 79,737
New Zealand 535,224 538,778 544,805 549,400 551,672
Nicaragua 2,128,423 2,165,064 2,198,772 2,229,928 2,258,538
Niger 7,462,744 7,721,155 7,993,386 8,279,769 8,579,152
Nigeria 65,428,409 66,309,371 67,205,977 68,107,071 69,012,754
Northern Mariana Islands 5,705 6,007 6,219 6,420 6,590
Norway 1,153,435 1,143,676 1,129,184 1,114,910 1,101,033
Oman 621,055 610,420 616,917 617,842 616,407
Pakistan 84,460,190 86,356,683 88,331,515 90,369,619 92,408,294
Palau 4,863 4,930 5,107 5,284 5,455
Panama 1,114,025 1,103,518 1,093,820 1,083,253 1,071,702
Papua New Guinea 3,940,240 4,051,879 4,167,847 4,288,319 4,412,609
Paraguay 2,278,118 2,298,590 2,319,747 2,339,360 2,357,516
Peru 6,926,211 6,954,116 6,976,176 6,993,863 7,006,084
Philippines 35,148,242 35,993,541 36,852,329 37,722,355 38,602,604
Poland 14,858,809 14,861,776 14,855,860 14,848,349 14,836,415
Portugal 4,948,782 4,901,898 4,854,143 4,809,346 4,766,859
Puerto Rico 578,805 473,979 423,337 370,778 316,077
Qatar 26,956 25,068 24,288 23,704 23,194
Romania 10,533,498 10,487,165 10,491,599 10,495,945 10,508,679
Russian Federation 39,492,383 39,446,985 39,346,441 39,237,072 39,135,656
Rwanda 5,286,318 5,194,079 5,372,812 5,792,170 6,339,354
Samoa 132,563 133,530 134,253 134,815 135,275
San Marino 2,182 2,141 2,068 1,991 1,914
Sao Tome and Principe 67,099 66,974 66,705 66,280 65,781
Saudi Arabia 3,957,377 3,960,414 3,975,946 3,975,865 3,976,764
Senegal 5,129,873 5,260,021 5,385,189 5,506,678 5,627,507
Serbia 3,753,017 3,734,139 3,700,616 3,653,326 3,595,572
Seychelles 37,295 37,937 38,379 38,712 39,353
Sierra Leone 2,602,518 2,575,553 2,559,640 2,554,173 2,564,811
Singapore 0 0 0 0 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 2,324,168 2,330,486 2,338,691 2,346,286 2,352,712
Slovenia 983,406 982,678 981,523 979,664 976,991
Solomon Islands 298,725 306,558 314,417 322,415 330,544
Somalia 4,327,953 4,352,071 4,420,753 4,527,549 4,659,603
South Africa 17,611,737 17,805,077 18,013,311 18,233,380 18,465,609
South Sudan 4,580,486 4,571,685 4,671,385 4,847,346 5,075,656
Spain 9,527,065 9,509,601 9,499,557 9,492,496 9,493,504
Sri Lanka 14,922,561 15,154,442 15,348,369 15,569,714 15,778,297
St. Kitts and Nevis 28,005 28,428 28,843 29,254 29,674
St. Lucia 102,337 103,516 105,359 107,292 109,267
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 61,649 61,219 60,803 60,370 59,937
Sudan 16,221,200 16,623,302 17,106,956 17,527,171 17,910,789
Suriname 163,476 163,555 163,687 163,791 163,878
Swaziland 726,863 741,377 758,404 776,373 794,131
Sweden 1,433,088 1,427,846 1,426,548 1,423,791 1,421,006
Switzerland 1,853,412 1,860,290 1,872,145 1,880,290 1,889,525
Syrian Arab Republic 6,991,036 7,154,208 7,303,462 7,456,664 7,607,007
Tajikistan 4,024,150 4,113,989 4,197,499 4,279,458 4,362,804
Tanzania 23,192,476 23,792,844 24,348,508 24,874,195 25,383,771
Thailand 40,882,035 41,125,972 41,425,823 41,769,890 42,147,219
Timor-Leste 664,229 671,398 670,193 662,273 651,989
Togo 2,915,253 2,968,942 3,024,216 3,081,575 3,140,872
Tonga 73,859 73,995 74,190 74,436 74,729
Trinidad and Tobago 1,132,731 1,134,245 1,134,237 1,133,268 1,131,888
Tunisia 3,458,422 3,450,966 3,466,150 3,477,999 3,486,100
Turkey 22,158,706 22,166,499 22,203,796 22,235,039 22,258,679
Turkmenistan 2,258,667 2,312,033 2,346,470 2,374,319 2,396,955
Turks and Caicos Islands 3,093 3,078 3,057 3,012 2,961
Tuvalu 5,209 5,170 5,153 5,134 5,115
Uganda 17,762,663 18,321,735 18,892,974 19,471,795 20,066,297
Ukraine 17,179,530 17,024,300 16,854,080 16,681,585 16,513,703
United Arab Emirates 480,687 508,702 526,223 545,650 565,315
United Kingdom 12,550,849 12,559,379 12,556,732 12,554,357 12,556,136
United States 60,887,356 60,578,245 60,296,304 60,023,803 59,713,012
Uruguay 312,818 304,962 302,071 299,085 295,863
Uzbekistan 13,697,767 14,026,446 14,344,271 14,665,115 14,951,689
Vanuatu 131,574 134,313 136,641 138,660 140,555
Venezuela, RB 2,873,571 2,801,284 2,744,310 2,682,404 2,615,644
Vietnam 55,384,334 56,021,858 56,605,436 57,170,391 57,724,673
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 10,853 10,311 9,864 9,414 8,954
West Bank and Gaza 712,161 732,155 757,636 783,916 795,570
Yemen, Rep. 11,057,516 11,449,876 11,799,044 12,104,175 12,379,414
Zambia 5,385,351 5,560,848 5,748,523 5,947,783 6,156,138
Zimbabwe 7,864,835 7,945,961 8,039,102 8,125,816 8,200,173

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