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orchipalar
07-01-2005, 12:14 AM
China welcomes 1.3 billionth citizen in mixed mood

www.chinaview.cn 2005-01-06 20:40:15

by Xinhua writer Fan Xi

BEIJING, Jan. 6 (Xinhuanet) -- China Thursday morning welcomed its 1.3 billionth citizen. (http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/06/content_2425105.htm)

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/06/content_2424863.htm

orchipalar
07-01-2005, 12:27 AM
World Population by Continents

Continent Human Beings (millions)

World 6,396
Africa 885
The Americas and the Caribbean 875
Asia 3,875
Europe 727
Oceania 32

updated: May 2004 Source: Population Reference Bureau (World Population Data Sheet)

Top 20 World Population
The most populated countries of the world.

Country Human Beings (millions)

China 1,300.1
India 1,086.6
United States 293.6
Indonesia 218.7
Brazil 179.1
Pakistan 159.2
Russia 144.1
Bangladesh 141.3
Nigeria 137.3
Japan 127.6
Mexico 106.2
Philippines 83.7
Germany 82.6
Viet Nam 81.5
Egypt 73.4
Ethiopia 72.4
Turkey 71.3
Iran 67.4
Thailand 63.8
France 60.0
United Kingdom 59.7
Italy 57.8

updated: Nov 2004 - Source: 2004 World Population Data SheetPopulation Reference Bureau

http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/world_population.htm#Top%2020