Countries with the Highest Populations

Top 10 Countries with the Highest Populations in 2015

CountryPopulation – 2015 (millions)
China1,372
India1,314
United States321
Indonesia256
Brazil205
Pakistan199
Nigeria182
Bangladesh160
Russia144
Mexico127

Note: World population: 7.3 billion

Source: Population Reference Bureau

Top 10 Countries with the Highest Populations by 2050

CountryPopulation 2050 (millions)
India1,660
China1,366
United States398
Nigeria397
Indonesia366
Pakistan344
Brazil226
Bangladesh202
D R Congo194
Ethiopia165

Source: Population Reference Bureau