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5 Most Populated Countries in Asia

A population means that a group of individuals of the same species living and interbreeding within a given area. Human population is increasing in day by day. There are lots of side effects occurred because of the high population such as pollution, shortage of natural resources, Degradation of Environment, Conflicts and Wars, Rise in Unemployment and High Cost of Living. Here we are listing top 5 most populated countries in Asia.

China

china

China is number 1 in most populated country in Asia as well as number one in globally. The population of China is 1,380,782,658  on April 2016 based on the latest United Nations calculations and it is equal to 18.72% of the total world population. The land area in China is 9,390,784 Km2 and population density is 147 per Km2.. The average age in China is 37.3 years. China’s population is consist small youth division, which is partially a result of China’s one-child policy

 India

 India

India is second largest populated country in Asia as well as second largest in globally. The population of India is 1,322,975,919 on april 2016 based on the latest United Nations calculations and it is equal to 17.84% of the total world population. The total land area  in China is 2,972,892 Km2 and population density is 446 per Km2. Almost 32% of the population is urban. More than 50% Indian population is below the age of 25 and more than 65% is below the age of 35 so in 2020 it is expected that the average age of an Indian will be 29.

Indonesia

Indonesia

Indonesia holds number 3 position in most populated country in Asia. The population of Indonesia is 259,848,591 on April 2016 based on the latest United Nations calculations and it is equal to 3.5% of the total world population. In Indonesia around 58% live on the island of Java and it is the world’s most populous island. The total land area in Indonesia is 1,812,108 Km2 and population density is 144 per Km2. Almost 53.4 % of the population is urban.

Pakistan

Pakistan

Pakistan is the fourth largest populated country in Asia and it is 6th largest populated country in the world. The population of Pakistan is 191,866,338 on April 2016 based on the latest United Nations calculations and it is equal to 2.57% of the total world population. In Pakistan total land area is 770,998 Km2 and  population density is 250 per Km2. Almost 38.6 % of the population is urban.

Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Bangladesh is one of the largest populated country in Asia, it holds fifth position in Asia. The population of Bangladesh is 162,445,774 on April 2016, based on the latest United Nations calculations and it is equal to 2.19% of the total world population. The total land area in Bangladesh is 130,172 Km2 and population density is 1252 per Km2. It has the highest population density in the world, excluding a handful of city-states and small countries with populations below 10m. around 34.2 % of the population is urban.

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