According to the United Nations, the world population is estimated at 7.55 billion as of July 1, 2017. According to Wikipedia statistics, this increase in population tends to slow down with a worldwide decline of more or less significant ‘fertility rate.
If only 10 countries host more than 4 billion people, what are these countries with the most people in the world? What are the most populous countries on the planet?
Here is the list of the 10 most populous countries in the world
Island country located between the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Japan, the country of the rising sun is positioned in the tenth place of this classification with an estimated population of 126 702 133 people.
A transcontinental state situated between Asia and Europe, Russia is one of the world’s greatest powers. Surely because of all the progress of medicine, Russia is positioning itself in ninth place with a population of 142,355,415 people.
The People’s Republic of Bangladesh has 156,186,882 people and is in eighth place.
It is the only country in Africa with 186,053,286 people. Nigeria is located in West Africa in the Gulf of Guinea.
Pakistan is an Islamic state. This could explain its population of 201,995,540 people.
The country of Capoeira and beautiful beaches alone covers almost half of the territory of South America. Brazil has 205,823,665 people.
With its 258 316 051 people, Indonesia is also like Russia a transcontinental country. Also, is it the largest archipelago in the world.
The country of Uncle Sam could not be left of this ranking. In the 3rd place of this ranking with 323,995,528 people, the United States is characterized by a cosmopolitan population.
Who knows Bollywood, also knows India. Located near the Maldives, India has 1,266,883,598 people and could soon be the most populous country in the world.
China keeps its rank of the most populated country in the world with a population estimated at 1,373,541,278 people.