World population by country

*If there is no data for the year, data within the past 2 years is indicated.
Rank Country/Territory Population Detail
*Source: The World bank, Population, total
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Countries by population is a ranking that compares the number of residents in each country. Residents here refer to the number of people who actually live in a country, regardless of citizenship.

Data may vary depending on the institution collecting it. These institutions include the IMF, World Bank, and national governments. This site uses data collected by the World Bank.