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Total Population by Country

The Total Population of a country presents the basic pool from which all other facets of its global power emerge.

Total Population by Country

The Total Population of a country presents the basic pool from which all other facets of its global power emerge.

OVERVIEW



For the purposes of the GFP ranking, Total Populations are used to as the starting point for all other population-related values including Labor Force, Available Military Manpower and those Fit for Military Service. Generally, the higher the base population, the larger the military fighting force.

The data presented below is through 2019.


1
China
CHN
1,384,688,986
1,384,688,986
2
India
IND
1,296,834,042
1,296,834,042
3
United States
USA
329,256,465
329,256,465
4
Indonesia
INO
262,787,403
262,787,403
5
Brazil
BRA
208,846,892
208,846,892
6
Pakistan
PAK
207,862,518
207,862,518
7
Nigeria
NIG
203,452,505
203,452,505
8
Bangladesh
BAN
159,453,001
159,453,001
9
Russia
RUS
142,122,776
142,122,776
10
Japan
JPN
126,168,156
126,168,156
11
Mexico
MEX
125,959,205
125,959,205
12
Ethiopia
ETH
108,386,391
108,386,391
13
Philippines
PHI
105,893,381
105,893,381
14
Egypt
EGP
99,413,317
99,413,317
15
Vietnam
VTN
97,040,334
97,040,334
16
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
85,281,024
85,281,024
17
Iran
IRN
83,024,745
83,024,745
18
Turkey
TUR
81,257,239
81,257,239
19
Germany
GER
80,457,737
80,457,737
20
Thailand
THA
68,615,858
68,615,858
21
France
FRA
67,364,357
67,364,357
22
United Kingdom
UKD
65,105,246
65,105,246
23
Italy
ITA
62,246,674
62,246,674
24
Myanmar
MYA
55,622,506
55,622,506
25
Tanzania
TAN
55,451,343
55,451,343
26
South Africa
SAF
55,380,210
55,380,210
27
South Korea
SKO
51,418,097
51,418,097
28
Spain
SPA
49,331,076
49,331,076
29
Kenya
KEN
48,397,527
48,397,527
30
Colombia
COL
48,168,996
48,168,996
31
Argentina
ARG
44,694,198
44,694,198
32
Ukraine
UKR
43,952,299
43,952,299
33
Sudan
SUD
43,120,843
43,120,843
34
Algeria
ALG
41,657,488
41,657,488
35
Uganda
UGA
40,853,749
40,853,749
36
Iraq
IRQ
40,194,216
40,194,216
37
Poland
POL
38,420,687
38,420,687
38
Canada
CAN
35,881,659
35,881,659
39
Afghanistan
AFG
34,940,837
34,940,837
40
Morocco
MOR
34,314,130
34,314,130
41
Saudi Arabia
SAR
33,091,113
33,091,113
42
Malaysia
MLY
31,809,660
31,809,660
43
Venezuela
VEN
31,689,176
31,689,176
44
Peru
PER
31,331,228
31,331,228
45
Angola
ANG
30,355,880
30,355,880
46
Uzbekistan
UZB
30,023,709
30,023,709
47
Nepal
NEP
29,717,587
29,717,587
48
Yemen
YEM
28,667,230
28,667,230
49
Ghana
GHA
28,102,471
28,102,471
50
Mozambique
MOZ
27,233,789
27,233,789
51
Ivory Coast
IVC
26,260,582
26,260,582
52
Madagascar
MAD
25,683,610
25,683,610
53
Cameroon
CAM
25,640,965
25,640,965
54
North Korea
NKO
25,381,085
25,381,085
55
Taiwan
TAI
23,545,963
23,545,963
56
Australia
AUS
23,470,145
23,470,145
57
Sri Lanka
SRL
22,576,592
22,576,592
58
Romania
ROM
21,457,116
21,457,116
59
Niger
NGR
19,866,231
19,866,231
60
Syria
SYR
19,454,263
19,454,263
61
Kazakhstan
KAZ
18,744,548
18,744,548
62
Mali
MAL
18,429,893
18,429,893
63
Chile
CHI
17,925,262
17,925,262
64
Netherlands
NET
17,151,228
17,151,228
65
Guatemala
GUA
16,581,273
16,581,273
66
Ecuador
ECU
16,498,502
16,498,502
67
Cambodia
CMB
16,449,519
16,449,519
68
Zambia
ZAM
16,445,079
16,445,079
69
Chad
CHD
15,833,116
15,833,116
70
Zimbabwe
ZIM
14,030,368
14,030,368
71
Belgium
BEL
11,570,762
11,570,762
72
Tunisia
TUN
11,516,189
11,516,189
73
Bolivia
BOL
11,306,341
11,306,341
74
Somalia
SOM
11,259,029
11,259,029
75
Cuba
CUB
11,116,396
11,116,396
76
Greece
GRE
10,761,523
10,761,523
77
Czechia
CZC
10,686,269
10,686,269
78
Jordan
JOR
10,458,413
10,458,413
79
Portugal
POR
10,355,493
10,355,493
80
Dominican Republic
DOM
10,298,756
10,298,756
81
South Sudan
SSU
10,204,581
10,204,581
82
Azerbaijan
AZR
10,046,516
10,046,516
83
Sweden
SWE
10,040,995
10,040,995
84
Hungary
HUN
9,825,704
9,825,704
85
United Arab Emirates
UAE
9,701,315
9,701,315
86
Belarus
BLR
9,527,543
9,527,543
87
Honduras
HON
9,182,766
9,182,766
88
Austria
AST
8,793,370
8,793,370
89
Tajikistan
TAJ
8,604,882
8,604,882
90
Israel
ISR
8,424,904
8,424,904
91
Switzerland
SWI
8,292,809
8,292,809
92
Laos
LAO
7,234,171
7,234,171
93
Serbia
SER
7,078,110
7,078,110
94
Bulgaria
BUL
7,057,504
7,057,504
95
Paraguay
PAR
7,025,763
7,025,763
96
Libya
LBY
6,754,507
6,754,507
97
Sierra Leone
SIE
6,312,212
6,312,212
98
El Salvador
ESL
6,187,271
6,187,271
99
Lebanon
LEB
6,100,075
6,100,075
100
Nicaragua
NIC
6,085,213
6,085,213
101
Singapore
SIN
5,995,991
5,995,991
102
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
5,849,296
5,849,296
103
Denmark
DEN
5,809,502
5,809,502
104
Central African Republic
CAR
5,745,062
5,745,062
105
Finland
FIN
5,537,364
5,537,364
106
Slovakia
SLK
5,445,040
5,445,040
107
Turkmenistan
TKM
5,411,012
5,411,012
108
Norway
NOR
5,372,191
5,372,191
109
Ireland
IRE
5,068,050
5,068,050
110
Republic of the Congo
ROC
5,062,021
5,062,021
111
Georgia
GEO
4,926,087
4,926,087
112
Liberia
LIB
4,809,768
4,809,768
113
New Zealand
NWZ
4,545,627
4,545,627
114
Croatia
CRO
4,270,480
4,270,480
115
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
3,849,891
3,849,891
116
Mauritania
MAU
3,840,429
3,840,429
117
Panama
PAN
3,800,644
3,800,644
118
Oman
OMA
3,494,116
3,494,116
119
Moldova
MOL
3,437,720
3,437,720
120
Uruguay
URU
3,369,299
3,369,299
121
Mongolia
MON
3,103,428
3,103,428
122
Albania
ALB
3,057,220
3,057,220
123
Armenia
ARM
3,038,217
3,038,217
124
Kuwait
KUW
2,916,467
2,916,467
125
Lithuania
LIT
2,793,284
2,793,284
126
Namibia
NAM
2,533,224
2,533,224
127
Qatar
QTR
2,363,569
2,363,569
128
Botswana
BOT
2,249,104
2,249,104
129
Gabon
GAB
2,119,036
2,119,036
130
Macedonia
MAC
2,118,945
2,118,945
131
Slovenia
SLV
2,102,126
2,102,126
132
Latvia
LAT
1,923,559
1,923,559
133
Bahrain
BAH
1,422,659
1,422,659
134
Estonia
EST
1,244,288
1,244,288
135
Bhutan
BUT
766,397
766,397
136
Montenegro
MTN
614,249
614,249
137
Suriname
SUR
597,927
597,927