Top 5

Top 5 Most Populated Countries in the World

A population means that a group of individuals of the same species living and interbreeding within a given area. Human population in world is booming, it is increasing in day by day and it makes lots of side effects 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 world.

China

china

China is the largest populated country in the world. The population of China is 1,380,834,111 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 stands in second position in most populated country in world. The population of  India is 1,323,018,816 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.

United States

United States

The United states is the third most populous country in the world. California and Texas are the most populous states and New York is the most populous city in the United States. The population of the United States of America is 323,559,747 as on April, 2016 based on the latest United Nations calculation and it is equal to 4.38% of the total world population. The total land area in US  is 9,155,898 Km2 and population density is 35 per km2. Almost 82.5 % of the population is urban.

Indonesia

Indonesia

Indonesia is the fourth most populated country in world. The population of Indonesia is 259,856,810 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.

Brazil

Brazil

Brazil is the fifth most populated country in world. The population of Brazil is 209,157,170 on April, 2016 based on the latest United Nations estimates it is equal to 2.83% of the total world population. The total land area of Brazil is 8,349,320 Km2 and population density is 25 per km2. Almost 84 % of the population is urban.

 

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