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Places/Travel World Population List

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The population of the World. Here is a list of the world population ranked from the biggest country to the smallest as of 2009. With the upcoming census, and population growth expanding as it is, it's certainly a valid time to ask, "How many people are there in the world?"

On this "World population List", China comes in first with 1.3 billion people, followed by India, and the United States. But I bet you'll never guess who's fourth!

Source: World Bank

1
China is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list World Population List
Beijing - 1,331,460,000

2
India is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list World Population List
New Delhi - 1,155,347,678

3
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list World Population List
Washington, D.C. - 307,007,000

4
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list World Population List
Jakarta - 229,964,723

5
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list World Population List
Brasília - 193,733,795

6
Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list World Population List
Islamabad - 169,708,303

7
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list World Population List
Dhaka - 162,220,762

8
Nigeria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list World Population List
Abuja - 154,728,892

9
Russian Federation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list World Population List
Russian Federation 141,850,000

10
Japan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list World Population List
Tokyo - 127,560,000

11
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list World Population List
Mexico City - 107,431,225

12
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list World Population List
Manila - 91,983,102

13
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list World Population List
Hanoi - 87,279,754

14
Egypt, Arab Rep. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list World Population List
Egypt, Arab Rep. 82,999,393

15
Ethiopia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list World Population List
Addis Ababa - 82,824,732

16
Germany is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list World Population List
Berlin - 81,879,976

17
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list World Population List
Ankara - 74,815,703

18
Iran, Islamic Rep. of is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list World Population List
Iran, Islamic Rep. of 72,903,921

19
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list World Population List
Bangkok - 67,764,033

20
Congo, Dem. Rep. of is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list World Population List
Congo, Dem. Rep. of 66,020,365

21
France is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list World Population List
Paris - 62,616,488

22
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list World Population List
London - 61,838,154

23
Italy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list World Population List
Rome - 60,221,211

24
Myanmar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list World Population List
Naypyidaw - 50,019,775

25
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list World Population List
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria - 49,320,150

26
Korea, Rep. of is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list World Population List
Korea, Rep. of 48,747,000

27
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list World Population List
Kiev - 46,008,406

28
Spain is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list World Population List
Madrid - 45,957,671

29
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list World Population List
Bogotá - 45,659,709

30
Tanzania is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list World Population List
Dodoma - 43,739,051

31
Sudan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list World Population List
Khartoum - 42,272,435

32
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list World Population List
Buenos Aires - 40,276,376

33
Kenya is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list World Population List
Nairobi - 39,802,015

34
Poland is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list World Population List
Warsaw - 38,149,886

35
Algeria is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list World Population List
Algiers - 34,895,470

36
Canada is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list World Population List
Ottawa - 33,739,900

37
Uganda is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list World Population List
Kampala - 32,709,865

38
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list World Population List
Rabat - 31,992,592

39
Iraq is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list World Population List
Baghdad - 31,494,287

40
Afghanistan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list World Population List
Kabul - 29,802,724

41
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list World Population List
Kathmandu - 29,330,505

42
Peru is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list World Population List
Lima - 29,164,883

43
Venezuela, R.B. de is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list World Population List
Venezuela, R.B. de 28,384,000

44
Uzbekistan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list World Population List
Tashkent - 27,767,100

45
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list World Population List
Kuala Lumpur - 27,467,837

46
Saudi Arabia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list World Population List
Riyadh - 25,391,100

47
Korea, D.P.R. of is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list World Population List
Korea, D.P.R. of 23,906,070

48
Ghana is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list World Population List
Accra - 23,837,261

49
Yemen, Rep. of is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list World Population List
Yemen, Rep. of 23,580,220

50
Mozambique is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list World Population List
Maputo - 22,894,294