Country Digest

Largest cities in Kansas (2017)

The table below lists the 300 largest cities in Kansas – every city with a population of more than 476 people. Wichita is the largest city in Kansas, and the 50th largest city in the US. Latest data from the US Census Bureau estimates that...

Portland Population (2017)

The population of Portland, Oregon is 632,309 (latest US census data). Portland is the largest city in the US state of Oregon, and the 26th largest city in the United States. Portland is located in northern Oregon on the Willamette and Columbia...

Population of Birmingham 2017 (UK)

The population of Birmingham (UK) is 1,111,307.  This makes Birmingham the largest city in the West Midlands and the second largest city in the UK after London. The city of Birmingham is also the 28th largest city in Europe, and the 17th largest...

Manchester Population 2017

Latest data shows that the population of Manchester is 530,292. Manchester is a city in the north-west of England. It is the seventh largest city in the UK, and the sixth largest city in England. First founded in 79 A.D. as the Roman fort of...

Calgary Population 2017

The population of Calgary (2017) is 1,235,171. This makes Calgary the third largest city in Canada, the largest city in Alberta, and the 20th largest city in North America. Latest data from Statistics Canada shows that the population of the Calgary...

Toronto Population 2017

The population of Toronto (2017) is 2,826,497. This makes Toronto the largest city in Canada and the fourth largest city in North America. The wider Greater Toronto Area (GTA) population was 6,625,695 in 2015. This makes the GTA the largest...

English Counties by Population and Area

This article ranks the 48 English ceremonial counties by population and size.  A ceremonial county is a geographical area that a Lord Lieutenant has been appointed to. Because of the changes in local government boundaries in England over many years...

Population of Cornwall (2017)

The population of Cornwall in 2015, the latest date for which data is available, is 549,404. This makes Cornwall the 40th largest county in England by population. In addition, the population of the Isles of Scilly (a district of Cornwall) is 2,280...

Canada Female MPs

In 2015, Canada elected a record 88 women. This article breaks that total down, looking at how many women were elected from each province/territory and each political party. Although 2015 may have seen the highest number of female MPs ever elected...

Is Australia a Country or a Continent?

Australia is both a country and a continent. The country called Australia is a part of the continent that is also called Australia. Australia is also a part of the region called Oceania, which is not technically a continent. It is also a part of the...

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