World Population by Country in 1965

In 1965, the world reached a total population of 3,337,111,983 and ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina was the most populous country that year, with a total of 723,846,349 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia, with the second largest population globally of 500,114,346 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 908 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 1965 was Asia with a total population of 1,902,211,904 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 321,446,986, and Europe with a population of 634,267,606 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Eastern Asia had the largest populous of 883,616,534 people on record. Followed by Southern Asia with a population of 667,316,054, and South-Eastern Asia with 246,773,646 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 2,341,331,445 people. While the lowest population for 1965 was found in No income group available with a population of 9,809,118 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 1965

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 723,846,349 19,414,700
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 500,114,346 10,873,926
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 189,703,283 2,292,518
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 126,400,607 918,714
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 101,157,868 2,198,299
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 99,468,746 1,185,869
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 84,623,747 2,364,953
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 76,037,469 586,546
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 58,500,159 1,733,998
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 54,229,565 350,061
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 51,841,626 1,319,167
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 51,452,854 426,318
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 49,925,799 1,089,480
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 48,168,804 510,113
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 45,387,091 410,542
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 42,737,991 1,429,884
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 37,466,077 940,608
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 32,805,538 897,616
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 32,112,015 352,921
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 31,374,536 749,193
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 31,224,081 289,548
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 30,940,270 941,285
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 30,818,469 795,317
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 29,179,407 615,857
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 24,727,506 668,802
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 24,667,026 732,864
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 24,286,878 561,404
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 22,053,661 346,854
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 19,688,805 366,154
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 19,187,194 596,172
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 19,117,072 100,987
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 18,275,814 539,014
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 17,438,254 490,656
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 13,381,880 348,605
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 13,105,946 323,982
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 13,070,708 443,919
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 12,381,256 187,026
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 12,275,792 153,381
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 11,781,580 344,491
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 11,630,603 344,688
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 11,359,442 238,861
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 11,232,952 234,983
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 11,035,224 263,006
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 10,897,644 304,499
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 10,140,854 23,297
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 10,130,096 375,548
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 9,712,786 305,075
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 9,702,730 32,637
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 9,688,138 319,729
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 9,565,147 216,102
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 9,417,206 381,069
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 9,412,088 56,637
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 9,091,016 254,202
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 8,994,936 168,859
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 8,899,092 -11,833
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 8,854,528 69,868
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 8,829,056 269,687
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 8,526,254 -7,577
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 8,270,544 279,363
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 8,245,072 64,779
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 8,067,651 164,146
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 7,827,726 191,031
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 7,755,752 63,922
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 7,524,154 165,204
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 7,269,888 46,034
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 6,902,990 64,443
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 6,170,728 129,875
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 6,097,298 126,880
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 5,857,048 54,669
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 5,780,453 152,612
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 5,736,582 57,675
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 5,726,382 80,337
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 5,690,086 136,687
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 5,368,451 169,678
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 5,337,352 156,535
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 5,157,929 84,314
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 4,978,922 188,955
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 4,837,811 134,852
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 4,756,337 39,371
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 4,744,461 137,590
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 4,564,584 12,159
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 4,492,890 174,760
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 4,457,282 76,745
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 4,447,148 139,099
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 4,418,592 66,496
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 4,371,380 30,973
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 4,363,511 38,511
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 4,274,348 78,344
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 4,115,510 87,235
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 4,089,096 99,957
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 4,053,524 117,490
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 3,868,712 115,182
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 3,845,074 70,632
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 3,770,874 108,565
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 3,723,510 29,107
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 3,658,024 117,731
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 3,602,029 85,478
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 3,565,518 56,637
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 3,476,796 54,817
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 3,348,632 90,431
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 3,336,338 62,342
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 3,267,594 85,501
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 3,179,506 86,395
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 3,143,622 48,382
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 3,118,134 63,166
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 3,052,979 31,111
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 2,852,401 15,374
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 2,735,843 51,532
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 2,680,427 27,354
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 2,638,316 46,386
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 2,615,167 82,626
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 2,564,270 37,552
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 2,538,295 86,476
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 2,520,576 48,804
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 2,403,465 70,154
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 2,379,456 54,872
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 2,361,088 105,519
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 2,287,806 23,301
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 2,234,051 62,248
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 2,222,178 47,459
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 2,143,154 52,691
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 2,087,444 56,163
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 2,084,096 64,473
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 2,009,789 60,678
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 1,897,095 60,492
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 1,860,651 47,594
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 1,849,171 38,491
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 1,820,396 54,751
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 1,746,977 21,733
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 1,700,072 41,663
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,669,453 14,660
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 1,602,736 52,031
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 1,547,982 18,838
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 1,310,556 39,500
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,292,004 13,984
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 1,287,315 32,735
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 1,207,412 33,919
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 1,148,517 4,594
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 1,134,072 31,007
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 1,121,739 28,118
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,111,812 23,879
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 1,093,474 71,875
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 965,622 28,439
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 928,462 14,657
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 860,220 26,633
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 758,628 16,076
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 657,887 16,402
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 650,208 13,667
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 617,344 5,131
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 593,808 13,351
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 577,638 -11,344
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 570,975 3,904
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 547,535 7,962
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 513,840 49,660
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 507,477 8,550
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 503,188 5,724
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 469,010 13,736
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 458,908 12,703
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 427,612 9,488
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 388,317 10,260
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 329,794 3,388
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 326,401 -3,604
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 321,069 10,870
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 313,790 4,171
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 303,438 4,078
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 295,010 6,325
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 255,010 7,768
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 244,156 7,923
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 237,694 811
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 214,939 4,375
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 209,278 7,953
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 193,012 6,104
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 192,309 3,162
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 173,797 8,601
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 151,495 3,956
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 144,849 6,276
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 141,049 1,965
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 129,788 3,334
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 108,772 6,005
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 107,686 4,841
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 104,838 3,147
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 104,566 4,183
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 98,674 3,547
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 98,226 548
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 97,024 1,088
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 94,804 2,591
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 91,495 1,454
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 80,255 1,634
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 77,686 2,161
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 74,676 2,229
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 71,730 769
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 65,601 646
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 64,842 7,681
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 63,744 966
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 59,644 963
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 58,782 555
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 53,444 1,377
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 52,016 -1,291
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 51,206 4,315
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 50,759 1,560
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 50,057 460
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 49,231 616
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 48,123 1,112
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 47,074 1,094
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 46,283 3,386
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 38,946 1,810
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 38,539 1,354
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 36,346 535
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 30,164 911
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 23,910 569
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 23,391 746
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 23,022 220
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 18,767 209
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 18,500 439
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 18,154 626
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 17,273 340
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 13,562 885
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 11,725 -77
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 10,562 245
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 10,229 340
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 9,366 203
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 8,887 40
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 8,482 209
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 8,018 91
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 6,018 46
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 5,804 338
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 5,650 0
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 5,548 29
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 5,469 10
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 5,316 114
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 5,152 79
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 4,832 187
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 4,161 362
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 2,346 28
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 2,308 -2
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 1,896 6
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 908 -32

What was the world population in 1965?

In 1965, the world population was 3,337,111,983 according to data collected by individual countries and compiled by The United Nations.

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UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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