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Population size, in millions, 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 47 countries was 97.86 million. The highest value was in India: 1417.17 million and the lowest value was in Brunei: 0.45 million. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million; Source: United Nations Population Division
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Countries Population size, 2022 Global rank Available data
India 1417.17 1 1960 - 2022
China 1412.17 2 1960 - 2022
Indonesia 275.5 3 1960 - 2022
Pakistan 235.82 4 1960 - 2022
Bangladesh 171.19 5 1960 - 2022
Japan 125.12 6 1960 - 2022
Philippines 115.56 7 1960 - 2022
Vietnam 98.19 8 1960 - 2022
Iran 88.55 9 1960 - 2022
Thailand 71.7 10 1960 - 2022
Burma 54.18 11 1960 - 2022
South Korea 51.63 12 1960 - 2022
Iraq 44.5 13 1960 - 2022
Afghanistan 41.13 14 1960 - 2022
Saudi Arabia 36.41 15 1960 - 2022
Uzbekistan 35.65 16 1960 - 2022
Malaysia 33.94 17 1960 - 2022
Yemen 33.7 18 1960 - 2022
Nepal 30.55 19 1960 - 2022
North Korea 26.07 20 1960 - 2022
Sri Lanka 22.18 21 1960 - 2022
Syria 22.13 22 1960 - 2022
Kazakhstan 19.62 23 1960 - 2022
Cambodia 16.77 24 1960 - 2022
Jordan 11.29 25 1960 - 2022
Azerbaijan 10.14 26 1960 - 2022
Tajikistan 9.95 27 1960 - 2022
Israel 9.56 28 1960 - 2022
UA Emirates 9.44 29 1960 - 2022
Laos 7.53 30 1960 - 2022
Hong Kong 7.35 31 1960 - 2022
Kyrgyzstan 6.97 32 1960 - 2022
Turkmenistan 6.43 33 1960 - 2022
Singapore 5.64 34 1960 - 2022
Lebanon 5.49 35 1960 - 2022
Palestine 5.04 36 1990 - 2022
Oman 4.58 37 1960 - 2022
Kuwait 4.27 38 1960 - 2022
Georgia 3.71 39 1960 - 2022
Mongolia 3.4 40 1960 - 2022
Armenia 2.78 41 1960 - 2022
Qatar 2.7 42 1960 - 2022
Bahrain 1.47 43 1960 - 2022
Bhutan 0.78 44 1960 - 2022
Macao 0.7 45 1960 - 2022
Maldives 0.52 46 1960 - 2022
Brunei 0.45 47 1960 - 2022



Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

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