World Population by Country 2000-2050
July 2014 ... updated world population estimates and projections by country, show that the world population is projected to grow from 6.9 billion in 2010 to 9.4 billion by 2050, an increase of 2.5 billion (36.5%).
The table below shows the largest countries in terms of total population projected to 2050. See related Future of India; Age-Cohort Analysis that illustrates how these data can be examined by age and gender for any country (and other geographies).
Largest 10 Countries in 2050 based on Total Projected Population
Europe & Extended Region, Country Percent Population Change 2010-50
Click graphic for larger with more details; countries labeled with population percent change, 2010-50.
Views developed using CV XE GIS and associated world by country GIS project.
World Population by Country; 2000-2050, Interactive Table
Use the interactive ranking table to examine how individual countries are changing.
Click on a column header to sort; click again to sort in the other direction.
See ranking tables to view other geography and subject matter.
Updated world by country demographic estimates and projections were completed by the Census Bureau in December 2013 and augmented by ProximityOne. The data cover 228 countries and areas. Subject matter include midyear population, area and density; population by age and gender; birth and death, migration and growth rates; births, deaths and migrants; life expectancy and mortality rate; and fertility.
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