Annual World Population by Country 1960

In 1960, ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina was the most populous country in the world, with a total of 654,170,692 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia, with the second largest population globally of 445,954,578 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 918 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 1960 was Asia with a total population of 1,699,525,168 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 284,287,856, and Europe with a population of 605,629,870 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the largest populous of 592,581,233 people on record. Followed by Eastern Asia with a population of 801,361,461, and South-Eastern Asia with 215,558,481 people in the sub-region.

If we devide the global population into income groups we can see that Middle-income countries had the largest population with a total of 2,091,425,973 people. While the lowest population for 1960 was found in No income group available with a population of 8,257,125 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 1960

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 654,170,692 -241,320
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 445,954,578 10,253,581
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 176,188,578 2,904,751
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 119,735,095 1,723,764
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 94,464,839 881,716
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 88,382,881 2,387,338
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 73,092,515 2,231,718
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 73,063,695 492,614
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 52,543,017 321,576
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 50,396,429 1,436,494
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 49,517,707 275,326
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 45,954,226 1,141,760
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 45,659,575 456,888
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 44,928,342 905,031
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 42,767,252 608,979
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 36,268,055 1,127,084
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 32,718,461 977,244
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 30,415,591 240,495
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 29,509,903 425,840
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 28,486,871 873,801
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 27,510,980 723,564
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 27,034,499 701,151
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 26,596,584 779,448
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 25,817,529 778,982
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 21,739,710 525,989
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 21,720,697 476,058
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 21,388,806 579,741
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 20,349,744 324,273
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 18,458,008 167,833
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 17,909,356 376,818
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 16,520,440 439,130
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 15,687,688 486,573
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 15,276,558 390,097
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 11,769,774 313,157
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 11,655,666 271,466
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 11,493,116 149,947
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 11,394,307 229,672
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 10,983,146 379,207
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 10,286,646 225,783
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 10,172,206 299,721
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 10,167,941 192,344
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 10,042,458 287,099
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 9,982,610 43,363
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 9,783,872 236,755
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 9,539,362 34,971
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 9,319,283 319,194
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 9,108,724 53,667
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 8,882,469 19,569
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 8,622,466 161,436
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 8,495,415 39,519
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 8,389,182 105,341
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 8,372,312 301,085
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 8,326,462 245,731
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 8,156,937 293,252
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 8,141,820 170,877
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 7,891,756 77,861
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 7,833,782 236,311
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 7,751,434 285,295
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 7,617,746 216,414
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 7,492,895 40,926
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 7,267,394 149,645
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 7,084,678 160,576
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 7,046,553 34,374
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 6,911,510 224,938
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 6,788,375 119,610
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 6,579,989 56,315
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 5,542,460 101,499
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 5,541,676 122,758
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 5,357,196 87,341
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 5,346,792 72,781
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 5,328,273 64,441
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 5,117,608 79,531
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 5,073,342 131,017
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 4,783,259 68,606
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 4,618,158 130,383
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 4,610,712 141,557
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 4,581,727 30,790
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 4,430,173 33,064
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 4,215,324 32,253
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 4,195,467 39,489
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 4,165,562 133,989
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 4,131,484 135,651
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 4,124,238 61,161
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 4,098,352 119,678
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 4,051,492 73,560
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 3,901,138 73,439
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 3,806,310 117,676
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 3,708,661 134,234
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 3,707,515 76,198
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 3,621,081 85,298
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 3,581,520 26,826
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 3,516,814 60,855
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 3,497,431 103,298
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 3,298,021 109,148
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 3,273,177 92,536
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 3,262,538 62,899
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 3,133,267 82,718
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 3,119,430 98,027
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 3,114,671 129,882
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 3,028,688 58,127
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 2,966,162 83,313
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 2,907,724 40,297
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 2,875,684 40,427
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 2,870,732 73,884
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 2,811,067 -10,344
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 2,779,326 77,123
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 2,746,628 53,789
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 2,529,021 32,549
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 2,512,284 37,098
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 2,381,189 46,604
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 2,365,072 35,437
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 2,301,310 38,586
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 2,216,530 70,325
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 2,154,251 28,304
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 2,131,992 74,299
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 2,122,532 47,905
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 2,078,617 60,699
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 1,985,666 53,256
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 1,904,148 66,744
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 1,902,247 79,144
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 1,894,829 45,492
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 1,798,092 52,166
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 1,789,684 53,924
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 1,711,189 57,064
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 1,679,728 29,925
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 1,651,367 27,274
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1,642,331 22,277
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 1,602,052 55,463
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 1,601,079 58,281
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,599,571 14,282
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1,462,368 16,875
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 1,426,986 49,544
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 1,346,302 49,178
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,218,064 15,048
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 1,137,026 27,410
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 1,126,989 33,028
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1,073,842 17,596
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 1,055,693 27,175
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 993,568 22,755
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 990,150 23,714
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 977,903 33,560
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 847,936 44,770
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 847,062 19,207
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 838,478 22,594
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 737,838 22,678
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 676,683 16,578
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 590,181 10,690
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 585,724 11,747
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 577,934 2,869
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 571,990 16,805
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 536,553 9,486
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 513,340 5,778
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 512,864 11,281
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 473,046 6,235
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 468,573 7,072
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 401,841 12,640
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 399,648 10,973
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 365,994 13,984
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 345,065 7,836
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 337,628 371
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 314,168 1,374
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 305,415 32,200
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 290,092 5,805
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 276,976 7,534
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 268,396 9,360
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 267,351 4,750
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 232,550 1,117
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 221,266 5,629
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 209,848 3,717
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 194,852 3,679
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 177,014 -3,944
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 175,566 3,435
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 160,691 6,197
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 133,440 3,278
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 133,426 7,370
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 131,274 1,689
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 114,500 5,486
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 113,336 3,535
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 93,772 1,614
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 91,650 2,265
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 91,614 1,239
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 91,403 2,360
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 85,940 3,152
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 85,346 4,230
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 84,851 2,036
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 84,141 1,528
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 81,236 2,722
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 72,374 1,471
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 68,038 475
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 67,428 1,951
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 64,608 1,818
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 62,486 584
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 59,379 1,198
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 56,660 -88
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 55,342 1,043
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 54,608 1,496
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 48,793 -786
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 47,092 1,147
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 46,700 483
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 43,167 853
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 42,986 1,545
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 42,026 668
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 36,385 2,865
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 34,154 462
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 33,023 3,047
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 32,862 1,853
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 32,124 1,386
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 31,125 1,314
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 26,164 713
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 21,822 33
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 21,798 137
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 20,086 453
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 17,631 397
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 16,472 334
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 15,556 331
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 15,374 489
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 12,100 -136
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 9,446 174
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 9,443 761
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 8,780 -238
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 8,702 250
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 8,473 140
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 7,850 52
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 7,678 111
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 5,752 28
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 5,604 31
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 5,404 34
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 5,368 22
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 4,925 24
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 4,876 22
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 4,582 168
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 4,134 119
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 2,646 214
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 2,265 25
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 2,193 31
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 1,795 54
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 918 -4

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UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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