Latest government data (from September 2016) puts the Cook Islands population at 19,400 people. This figure includes short term visitors to the island, mainly tourists on holiday. The resident population of the Cook Islands (again from September 2016) is estimated to be 11,700. There are no official estimates available for the 2017 population of the Cook Islands… Continue reading Cook Islands population (2017)
The population of France (2016) is 66,689,000. This estimate was produced in May 2016 by the French National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (Insee). France is the 20th largest country in the world, the fourth largest country in Europe, and the second largest country in the European Union. France’s population is growing steadily, and… Continue reading France Population 2016
The Statistics Bureau of Japan reported that the population of Japan on 1 May 2016 was 126,960,000, a decrease of 150,000 people over the previous six months. How many people live in Japan? Despite a fall in population of 150,000 people in the past year, and almost one million people over the previous five years,… Continue reading Japan population (2016)
The population of Australia on 1 January 2016 was estimated at 23,783,500 people. On 12 February 2016, Australia’s population passed 24 million for the first time.
The Russian government estimates that the population of Russia is 146,519,759. Based on this, Russia is the 9th most populous country in the world and the most populous country in Europe. How many people live in Russia today? Although Russia’s population has been gradually declining since the fall of the Soviet Union, the fall has slowed and… Continue reading Russia population 2017
Updated: 24 January 2017 This page contains a list all world leaders, including a list of all Presidents, Prime Ministers and Monarchs for every country in the world that is a member of the UN or an observer at the UN. It includes the names of the head of state and head of government of… Continue reading World Leaders 2017
China is home to more than 1.3 billion people, making it the most populous country in the world. That’s roughly one in every five people on the planet.