Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan 13,276,704 14,111,593 14,722,117 15,149,265 15,468,595
Albania 1,977,318 1,947,385 1,917,515 1,887,867 1,858,316
Algeria 12,875,769 12,899,683 12,900,890 12,883,471 12,848,115
American Samoa 8,038 7,783 7,526 7,268 7,006
Andorra 3,831 4,048 4,226 4,371 4,513
Angola 8,431,784 8,609,042 8,769,905 8,919,691 9,068,188
Antigua and Barbuda 43,701 45,137 46,650 48,236 49,826
Argentina 4,141,681 4,122,854 4,102,622 4,081,597 4,059,051
Armenia 1,107,658 1,094,042 1,085,914 1,082,364 1,082,500
Aruba 38,981 41,153 42,965 44,479 45,788
Australia 2,512,556 2,510,924 2,511,720 2,499,054 2,483,511
Austria 2,714,152 2,718,311 2,721,984 2,725,070 2,728,062
Azerbaijan 3,607,435 3,672,969 3,734,314 3,794,654 3,855,372
Bahamas, The 53,123 53,319 53,388 53,365 53,314
Bahrain 63,748 65,460 67,332 69,406 71,764
Bangladesh 92,336,927 93,866,276 95,394,362 96,910,085 98,390,474
Barbados 175,471 175,631 175,784 175,939 176,118
Belarus 3,319,582 3,269,624 3,219,907 3,167,936 3,114,946
Belgium 333,815 326,709 319,832 313,175 306,498
Belize 106,356 108,688 111,437 114,545 117,905
Benin 3,677,681 3,785,450 3,886,695 3,983,129 4,078,531
Bermuda 0 0 0 0 0
Bhutan 411,066 404,550 402,612 404,404 408,965
Bolivia 3,076,194 3,099,957 3,131,291 3,161,090 3,189,505
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,216,431 2,133,336 2,112,607 2,143,911 2,208,231
Botswana 801,275 807,862 813,250 817,454 820,269
Brazil 36,824,219 36,247,354 35,669,868 34,974,222 34,265,614
Brunei Darussalam 91,596 92,501 93,300 94,006 94,625
Bulgaria 2,739,354 2,708,267 2,675,519 2,640,661 2,604,686
Burkina Faso 8,357,841 8,563,177 8,774,461 8,971,916 9,157,046
Burundi 5,683,722 5,762,125 5,827,935 5,884,339 5,942,819
Cabo Verde 203,189 204,660 205,605 206,121 206,270
Cambodia 8,662,755 8,904,942 9,129,458 9,337,848 9,540,489
Cameroon 7,859,262 7,999,337 8,137,181 8,273,317 8,407,854
Canada 6,575,215 6,553,280 6,542,357 6,495,228 6,435,543
Cayman Islands 0 0 0 0 0
Central African Republic 2,011,630 2,056,121 2,100,235 2,144,088 2,187,212
Chad 5,307,152 5,481,460 5,664,379 5,855,891 6,058,104
Chile 2,241,080 2,231,718 2,219,729 2,205,288 2,188,966
China 833,998,460 831,819,843 828,956,742 825,589,438 821,328,874
Colombia 10,703,158 10,783,447 10,861,033 10,936,058 11,008,480
Comoros 325,786 334,042 342,607 351,489 360,689
Congo, Dem. Rep. 27,525,259 28,216,451 28,767,518 29,205,464 29,584,749
Congo, Rep. 1,165,145 1,185,842 1,207,656 1,229,077 1,250,700
Costa Rica 1,572,888 1,580,527 1,588,388 1,596,177 1,602,925
Cote d'Ivoire 8,164,097 8,358,427 8,547,219 8,729,862 8,900,360
Croatia 2,103,985 2,106,093 2,020,907 2,049,628 2,011,542
Cuba 2,814,678 2,812,042 2,808,219 2,798,175 2,782,022
Curacao 15,003
Cyprus 268,605 273,399 278,033 282,514 286,895
Czech Republic 2,606,957 2,618,682 2,629,045 2,639,712 2,650,698
Denmark 783,426 786,105 789,145 791,005 792,450
Djibouti 155,012 157,368 159,868 162,392 164,909
Dominica 25,163 25,099 24,959 24,761 24,539
Dominican Republic 3,388,282 3,382,977 3,374,321 3,362,706 3,348,453
Ecuador 4,734,314 4,779,115 4,821,990 4,863,077 4,902,363
Egypt, Arab Rep. 34,364,688 34,979,760 35,608,622 36,179,401 36,717,822
El Salvador 2,686,878 2,645,983 2,598,288 2,545,267 2,487,698
Equatorial Guinea 261,499 270,249 279,178 288,320 297,681
Eritrea 2,815,031 2,844,296 2,892,751 2,958,369 3,040,622
Estonia 431,632 426,680 423,107 420,938 419,548
Ethiopia 47,677,855 49,138,877 50,577,471 51,989,788 53,394,304
Faeroe Islands 30,826 30,461 29,503 28,711 28,988
Fiji 423,313 422,726 421,497 422,467 423,342
Finland 982,659 972,370 962,241 952,617 942,729
France 14,983,916 14,937,574 14,889,008 14,841,039 14,795,322
French Polynesia 91,229 93,315 95,622 97,794 99,992
Gabon 271,468 266,251 261,309 256,634 252,214
Gambia, The 596,324 603,617 610,893 618,095 625,346
Georgia 2,232,447 2,185,167 2,141,870 2,113,538 2,103,646
Germany 21,709,020 21,819,475 21,926,962 22,009,929 22,067,414
Ghana 9,903,236 10,033,090 10,147,655 10,250,494 10,346,812
Greece 2,955,061 2,964,973 2,972,974 2,978,841 2,981,976
Greenland 10,710 10,657 10,565 10,513 10,462
Grenada 65,322 65,618 65,708 65,656 65,503
Guam 11,687 11,565 11,420 11,253 11,066
Guatemala 5,589,440 5,679,819 5,770,036 5,860,783 5,953,013
Guinea 5,321,302 5,527,166 5,684,944 5,801,976 5,888,425
Guinea-Bissau 759,283 767,759 775,967 783,941 791,687
Guyana 513,705 515,979 518,563 521,483 524,595
Haiti 5,230,881 5,283,758 5,335,221 5,386,929 5,436,324
Honduras 3,141,103 3,190,702 3,237,176 3,280,800 3,322,154
Hong Kong SAR, China 0 0 0 0 0
Hungary 3,585,524 3,593,550 3,600,375 3,606,198 3,610,855
Iceland 22,718 22,387 22,059 21,799 21,592
India 690,710,461 701,493,490 712,178,591 722,758,567 733,236,394
Indonesia 124,333,715 124,084,510 123,708,489 123,219,070 122,620,726
Iran, Islamic Rep. 24,235,154 24,044,635 23,908,492 23,858,099 23,836,456
Iraq 6,123,546 6,357,372 6,600,843 6,854,092 7,077,035
Ireland 1,518,661 1,518,600 1,522,516 1,528,639 1,535,385
Isle of Man 34,591 34,804 35,143 35,578 36,071
Israel 498,490 506,480 515,524 524,715 532,971
Italy 18,836,766 18,802,959 18,774,128 18,749,929 18,721,181
Jamaica 1,220,776 1,224,748 1,233,502 1,239,286 1,244,257
Japan 27,640,124 27,576,510 27,485,067 27,397,052 27,307,088
Jordan 903,979 907,588 922,955 938,575 954,383
Kazakhstan 7,097,983 6,971,370 6,863,153 6,752,349 6,633,482
Kenya 21,853,205 22,410,714 22,949,505 23,473,877 23,992,880
Kiribati 48,129 48,570 48,533 48,217 47,900
Korea, Dem. Rep. 8,819,308 8,919,191 9,005,416 9,079,598 9,145,212
Korea, Rep. 10,065,774 9,812,686 9,714,056 9,693,908 9,653,050
Kosovo
Kuwait 31,040 30,801 31,558 32,980
Kyrgyz Republic 2,861,083 2,902,740 2,959,121 3,015,793 3,075,814
Lao PDR 3,950,385 4,024,908 4,077,337 4,122,230 4,158,690
Latvia 783,926 776,580 770,339 763,915 760,337
Lebanon 461,338 460,471 456,287 449,712 443,124
Lesotho 1,443,596 1,456,463 1,466,574 1,476,494 1,483,919
Liberia 1,030,149 1,123,989 1,253,538 1,341,025 1,441,583
Libya 1,119,869 1,139,713 1,158,643 1,176,426 1,193,151
Liechtenstein 25,341 25,744 26,190 26,679 27,167
Lithuania 1,194,240 1,187,261 1,180,429 1,173,860 1,167,517
Luxembourg 70,584 69,903 71,143 72,233 72,653
Macao SAR, China 427 359 81 0 0
Macedonia, FYR 791,596 794,929 802,329 813,166 826,083
Madagascar 9,709,922 9,982,312 10,265,106 10,557,640 10,858,110
Malawi 8,580,173 8,642,531 8,769,520 8,947,455 9,161,066
Malaysia 9,213,781 9,183,828 9,148,318 9,106,771 9,054,692
Maldives 178,066 182,161 185,468 188,725 191,882
Mali 6,563,537 6,694,988 6,826,702 6,961,003 7,095,077
Malta 33,722 33,539 32,867 31,925 30,983
Marshall Islands 16,996 16,976 16,931 16,861 16,765
Mauritania 1,259,287 1,277,984 1,296,877 1,315,972 1,335,264
Mauritius 629,793 636,613 644,552 654,086 662,415
Mexico 25,270,257 25,404,970 25,593,164 25,802,093 25,989,243
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 78,955 80,594 81,827 82,585 83,002
Moldova 1,980,464 1,973,749 1,973,248 1,969,582 1,972,402
Monaco 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolia 984,021 992,648 1,001,697 1,011,041 1,020,713
Montenegro 293,499 286,651 279,807 273,002 266,270
Morocco 12,868,499 12,962,531 13,067,840 13,166,801 13,256,589
Mozambique 11,283,501 11,587,438 11,851,526 12,088,039 12,363,790
Myanmar 33,382,297 33,759,415 34,138,354 34,512,098 34,861,531
Namibia 1,135,063 1,161,043 1,188,328 1,216,110 1,242,644
Nepal 17,970,183 18,344,186 18,715,098 19,081,017 19,434,326
Netherlands 4,313,040 4,203,458 4,093,839 3,988,053 3,887,534
New Caledonia 74,884 77,026 78,406 79,453 79,966
New Zealand 534,529 538,778 544,088 548,856 551,306
Nicaragua 2,128,405 2,165,064 2,198,753 2,229,889 2,258,528
Niger 7,462,833 7,721,155 7,993,443 8,279,887 8,579,234
Nigeria 72,238,677 73,506,611 74,787,068 76,084,723 77,397,754
Northern Mariana Islands 5,705 6,007 6,233 6,430 6,595
Norway 1,151,241 1,143,676 1,137,439 1,131,729 1,135,563
Oman 597,170 610,420 616,917 617,842 616,407
Pakistan 84,462,659 86,356,683 88,337,239 90,381,375 92,425,024
Palau 4,862 4,930 5,104 5,304 5,501
Panama 1,153,224 1,154,054 1,154,574 1,154,861 1,154,703
Papua New Guinea 3,940,314 4,051,879 4,168,070 4,288,627 4,412,905
Paraguay 2,276,035 2,298,590 2,319,600 2,339,209 2,357,362
Peru 6,930,913 6,954,116 6,974,276 6,991,235 7,003,462
Philippines 35,148,242 35,993,541 36,852,329 37,722,355 38,602,604
Poland 14,858,578 14,861,776 14,855,705 14,848,040 14,836,338
Portugal 4,950,901 4,901,898 4,853,841 4,809,043 4,766,554
Puerto Rico 234,354 230,967 228,098 224,814 220,778
Qatar 26,666 25,068 23,799 22,985 22,631
Romania 10,473,627 10,487,165 10,491,599 10,495,945 10,508,454
Russian Federation 39,492,977 39,446,985 39,459,486 39,400,218 39,340,972
Rwanda 5,242,117 5,106,686 5,255,145 5,664,000 6,220,108
Samoa 132,605 133,530 134,253 134,817 135,276
San Marino 2,220 2,141 2,060 1,979 1,901
Sao Tome and Principe 67,049 66,974 66,701 66,277 65,778
Saudi Arabia 3,925,277 3,960,414 3,975,117 3,974,759 3,975,569
Senegal 5,129,873 5,260,021 5,385,189 5,506,678 5,627,507
Serbia 3,745,499 3,726,787 3,691,473 3,642,601 3,583,252
Seychelles 37,376 38,013 38,504 38,876 39,549
Sierra Leone 2,600,432 2,575,042 2,560,863 2,557,135 2,569,510
Singapore 0 0 0 0 0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0
Slovak Republic 2,320,415 2,330,486 2,338,702 2,346,254 2,352,691
Slovenia 983,004 982,678 981,527 979,652 976,983
Solomon Islands 298,741 306,558 314,507 322,593 330,806
Somalia 4,328,242 4,352,071 4,421,038 4,528,003 4,660,101
South Africa 17,608,751 17,805,077 18,013,311 18,232,970 18,465,190
South Sudan 4,559,090 4,571,685 4,671,508 4,847,485 5,075,813
Spain 9,519,599 9,509,601 9,499,241 9,492,258 9,493,345
Sri Lanka 14,578,302 14,780,115 14,945,307 15,136,634 15,315,159
St. Kitts and Nevis 28,000 28,428 28,844 29,254 29,675
St. Lucia 103,187 104,744 106,411 108,163 109,950
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 61,611 61,219 60,804 60,373 59,939
Sudan 16,062,191 16,623,302 17,107,107 17,527,223 17,910,736
Suriname 146,181 147,833 149,527 151,244 152,985
Swaziland 726,863 741,377 757,321 774,390 792,619
Sweden 1,433,808 1,427,846 1,422,163 1,420,501 1,418,811
Switzerland 1,844,334 1,860,290 1,872,131 1,880,261 1,889,554
Syrian Arab Republic 7,005,735 7,154,208 7,303,403 7,456,694 7,606,976
Tajikistan 4,024,846 4,113,989 4,201,075 4,286,286 4,372,605
Tanzania 23,194,860 23,792,844 24,351,032 24,878,112 25,387,851
Thailand 40,882,386 41,125,972 41,426,061 41,770,372 42,147,950
Timor-Leste 664,200 671,398 670,252 662,364 652,077
Togo 2,915,538 2,968,942 3,024,497 3,082,016 3,141,343
Tonga 73,859 73,995 74,187 74,432 74,727
Trinidad and Tobago 1,132,849 1,134,245 1,134,366 1,133,462 1,132,085
Tunisia 3,431,130 3,450,966 3,465,750 3,477,557 3,485,708
Turkey 22,129,323 22,166,499 22,199,991 22,229,726 22,253,039
Turkmenistan 2,263,426 2,312,033 2,346,461 2,374,345 2,396,973
Turks and Caicos Islands 3,082 3,078 3,045 2,993 2,941
Tuvalu 5,185 5,170 5,153 5,134 5,115
Uganda 17,755,554 18,321,735 18,893,145 19,472,148 20,066,616
Ukraine 17,179,634 17,024,300 16,853,978 16,681,382 16,513,903
United Arab Emirates 480,651 508,702 531,397 549,506 567,826
United Kingdom 12,560,917 12,559,379 12,556,499 12,554,474 12,556,019
United States 60,847,887 60,559,606 60,247,274 59,962,727 59,647,910
Uruguay 312,280 304,962 297,641 289,542 281,438
Uzbekistan 13,694,724 14,026,446 14,380,920 14,713,064 14,984,254
Vanuatu 131,584 134,313 136,644 138,663 140,548
Venezuela, RB 3,056,272 3,039,879 3,021,488 3,001,832 2,980,424
Vietnam 55,384,759 56,021,858 56,638,649 57,235,633 57,817,635
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 10,803 10,311 9,818 9,347 8,888
West Bank and Gaza 716,420 737,055 758,154 779,829 790,656
Yemen, Rep. 11,053,082 11,449,876 11,800,976 12,107,360 12,382,760
Zambia 5,384,713 5,560,848 5,749,031 5,948,454 6,156,789
Zimbabwe 7,847,486 7,945,961 8,039,718 8,126,828 8,201,225

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