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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 2018.


1
National Flag Graphic
1,379,302,771
China
CHN
2
National Flag Graphic
1,281,935,911
India
IND
3
National Flag Graphic
326,625,791
United States
USA
4
National Flag Graphic
260,580,739
Indonesia
INO
5
National Flag Graphic
207,353,391
Brazil
BRA
6
National Flag Graphic
204,924,861
Pakistan
PAK
7
National Flag Graphic
190,632,261
Nigeria
NIG
8
National Flag Graphic
157,826,578
Bangladesh
BAN
9
National Flag Graphic
142,257,519
Russia
RUS
10
National Flag Graphic
126,451,398
Japan
JPN
11
National Flag Graphic
124,574,795
Mexico
MEX
12
National Flag Graphic
105,350,020
Ethiopia
ETH
13
National Flag Graphic
104,256,076
Philippines
PHI
14
National Flag Graphic
97,041,072
Egypt
EGP
15
National Flag Graphic
96,160,163
Vietnam
VTN
16
National Flag Graphic
83,301,151
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
17
National Flag Graphic
82,021,564
Iran
IRN
18
National Flag Graphic
80,845,215
Turkey
TUR
19
National Flag Graphic
80,594,017
Germany
GER
20
National Flag Graphic
68,414,135
Thailand
THA
21
National Flag Graphic
67,106,161
France
FRA
22
National Flag Graphic
64,769,452
United Kingdom
UKD
23
National Flag Graphic
62,137,802
Italy
ITA
24
National Flag Graphic
55,123,814
Myanmar
MYA
25
National Flag Graphic
54,841,552
South Africa
SAF
26
National Flag Graphic
53,950,935
Tanzania
TAN
27
National Flag Graphic
51,181,299
South Korea
SKO
28
National Flag Graphic
48,958,159
Spain
SPA
29
National Flag Graphic
47,698,524
Colombia
COL
30
National Flag Graphic
47,615,739
Kenya
KEN
31
National Flag Graphic
44,293,293
Argentina
ARG
32
National Flag Graphic
44,033,874
Ukraine
UKR
33
National Flag Graphic
40,969,443
Algeria
ALG
34
National Flag Graphic
39,570,125
Uganda
UGA
35
National Flag Graphic
39,192,111
Iraq
IRQ
36
National Flag Graphic
38,476,269
Poland
POL
37
National Flag Graphic
37,345,935
Sudan
SUD
38
National Flag Graphic
35,623,680
Canada
CAN
39
National Flag Graphic
34,124,811
Afghanistan
AFG
40
National Flag Graphic
33,986,655
Morocco
MOR
41
National Flag Graphic
31,381,992
Malaysia
MLY
42
National Flag Graphic
31,304,016
Venezuela
VEN
43
National Flag Graphic
31,036,656
Peru
PER
44
National Flag Graphic
29,748,859
Uzbekistan
UZB
45
National Flag Graphic
29,384,297
Nepal
NEP
46
National Flag Graphic
29,310,273
Angola
ANG
47
National Flag Graphic
28,571,770
Saudi Arabia
SAR
48
National Flag Graphic
28,036,829
Yemen
YEM
49
National Flag Graphic
27,499,924
Ghana
GHA
50
National Flag Graphic
26,573,706
Mozambique
MOZ
51
National Flag Graphic
25,248,140
North Korea
NKO
52
National Flag Graphic
25,054,161
Madagascar
MAD
53
National Flag Graphic
24,994,885
Cameroon
CAM
54
National Flag Graphic
24,184,810
Ivory Coast
IVC
55
National Flag Graphic
23,508,428
Taiwan
TAI
56
National Flag Graphic
23,232,413
Australia
AUS
57
National Flag Graphic
22,409,381
Sri Lanka
SRL
58
National Flag Graphic
21,529,967
Romania
ROM
59
National Flag Graphic
19,245,344
Niger
NGR
60
National Flag Graphic
18,556,698
Kazakhstan
KAZ
61
National Flag Graphic
18,028,549
Syria
SYR
62
National Flag Graphic
17,885,245
Mali
MAL
63
National Flag Graphic
17,789,267
Chile
CHI
64
National Flag Graphic
17,084,719
Netherlands
NET
65
National Flag Graphic
16,290,913
Ecuador
ECU
66
National Flag Graphic
16,204,486
Cambodia
CMB
67
National Flag Graphic
15,972,000
Zambia
ZAM
68
National Flag Graphic
15,460,732
Guatemala
GUA
69
National Flag Graphic
13,805,084
Zimbabwe
ZIM
70
National Flag Graphic
13,026,129
South Sudan
SSU
71
National Flag Graphic
12,075,985
Chad
CHD
72
National Flag Graphic
11,491,346
Belgium
BEL
73
National Flag Graphic
11,403,800
Tunisia
TUN
74
National Flag Graphic
11,147,407
Cuba
CUB
75
National Flag Graphic
11,138,234
Bolivia
BOL
76
National Flag Graphic
11,031,386
Somalia
SOM
77
National Flag Graphic
10,839,514
Portugal
POR
78
National Flag Graphic
10,768,477
Greece
GRE
79
National Flag Graphic
10,734,247
Dominican Republic
DOM
80
National Flag Graphic
10,674,723
Czech Republic
CZR
81
National Flag Graphic
10,248,069
Jordan
JOR
82
National Flag Graphic
9,961,396
Azerbaijan
AZR
83
National Flag Graphic
9,960,487
Sweden
SWE
84
National Flag Graphic
9,850,845
Hungary
HUN
85
National Flag Graphic
9,549,747
Belarus
BLR
86
National Flag Graphic
9,038,741
Honduras
HON
87
National Flag Graphic
8,754,413
Austria
AST
88
National Flag Graphic
8,468,555
Tajikistan
TAJ
89
National Flag Graphic
8,299,706
Israel
ISR
90
National Flag Graphic
8,236,303
Switzerland
SWI
91
National Flag Graphic
7,126,706
Laos
LAO
92
National Flag Graphic
7,111,024
Serbia
SER
93
National Flag Graphic
7,101,510
Bulgaria
BUL
94
National Flag Graphic
6,943,739
Paraguay
PAR
95
National Flag Graphic
6,653,210
Libya
LBY
96
National Flag Graphic
6,229,794
Lebanon
LEB
97
National Flag Graphic
6,172,011
El Salvador
ESL
98
National Flag Graphic
6,163,195
Sierra Leone
SIE
99
National Flag Graphic
6,072,475
United Arab Emirates
UAE
100
National Flag Graphic
6,025,951
Nicaragua
NIC
101
National Flag Graphic
5,888,926
Singapore
SIN
102
National Flag Graphic
5,789,122
Kyrgyzstan
KYR
103
National Flag Graphic
5,625,118
Central African Republic
CAR
104
National Flag Graphic
5,605,948
Denmark
DEN
105
National Flag Graphic
5,518,371
Finland
FIN
106
National Flag Graphic
5,445,829
Slovakia
SLK
107
National Flag Graphic
5,351,277
Turkmenistan
TKM
108
National Flag Graphic
5,320,045
Norway
NOR
109
National Flag Graphic
5,011,102
Ireland
IRE
110
National Flag Graphic
4,954,674
Republic of the Congo
ROC
111
National Flag Graphic
4,926,330
Georgia
GEO
112
National Flag Graphic
4,689,021
Liberia
LIB
113
National Flag Graphic
4,510,327
New Zealand
NWZ
114
National Flag Graphic
4,292,095
Croatia
CRO
115
National Flag Graphic
3,856,181
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
116
National Flag Graphic
3,758,571
Mauritania
MAU
117
National Flag Graphic
3,753,142
Panama
PAN
118
National Flag Graphic
3,424,386
Oman
OMA
119
National Flag Graphic
3,360,148
Uruguay
URU
120
National Flag Graphic
3,068,243
Mongolia
MON
121
National Flag Graphic
3,047,987
Albania
ALB
122
National Flag Graphic
3,045,191
Armenia
ARM
123
National Flag Graphic
2,875,422
Kuwait
KUW
124
National Flag Graphic
2,823,859
Lithuania
LIT
125
National Flag Graphic
2,484,780
Namibia
NAM
126
National Flag Graphic
2,314,307
Qatar
QTR
127
National Flag Graphic
2,214,858
Botswana
BOT
128
National Flag Graphic
2,103,721
Macedonia
MAC
129
National Flag Graphic
1,972,126
Slovenia
SLV
130
National Flag Graphic
1,944,643
Latvia
LAT
131
National Flag Graphic
1,772,255
Gabon
GAB
132
National Flag Graphic
1,410,942
Bahrain
BAH
133
National Flag Graphic
1,251,581
Estonia
EST
134
National Flag Graphic
758,288
Bhutan
BUT
135
National Flag Graphic
642,550
Montenegro
MTN
136
National Flag Graphic
591,919
Suriname
SUR