World Population by Country in 2004

In 2004, the world reached a total population of 6,475,751,478 and ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina was the most populous country that year, with a total of 1,296,816,711 people. Followed by ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia, with the second largest population globally of 1,136,264,583 people in total. The country with the lowest population count for the year was ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See with only 632 people.

The geographic region with the largest population in 2004 was Asia with a total population of 3,932,421,014 people, closely followed by Africa with a population of 904,781,335, and Latin America and the Caribbean with a population of 551,122,120 people recorded for the year.

When devided into sub-subregions we can see that Southern Asia had the largest populous of 1,584,764,674 people on record. Followed by Eastern Asia with a population of 1,528,796,791, and Eastern Africa with 289,158,122 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 4,871,119,849 people. While the lowest population for 2004 was found in No income group available with a population of 26,627,508 people in that segment.

Countries with the Largest Population in 2004

Country Population Overall Population Change +/-
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณChina 1,296,816,711 8,062,078
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณIndia 1,136,264,583 18,748,412
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธUnited States of America 293,947,885 2,936,485
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉIndonesia 225,938,594 2,768,803
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ทBrazil 184,722,043 2,095,755
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฐPakistan 170,648,620 3,805,554
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บRussian Federation 144,353,636 -541,367
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฉBangladesh 138,789,725 2,266,166
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌNigeria 136,756,848 3,692,845
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตJapan 127,671,288 162,787
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝMexico 103,945,813 1,534,956
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญPhilippines 84,607,501 1,672,912
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณViet Nam 82,311,227 840,601
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชGermany 81,266,673 -54,948
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌEgypt 77,522,426 1,559,977
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡นEthiopia 75,301,026 2,152,375
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ทIran (Islamic Republic of) 69,061,674 1,131,489
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ทTรผrkiye 67,785,075 931,558
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญThailand 65,311,166 528,999
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ทFrance 60,108,438 407,824
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUnited Kingdom 59,995,850 377,811
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡นItaly 57,860,661 435,082
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฉDemocratic Republic of the Congo 54,815,607 1,692,312
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆSouth Africa 48,556,071 462,568
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ทRepublic of Korea 47,727,285 173,337
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฒMyanmar 47,338,446 401,484
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆUkraine 47,261,960 -343,809
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธSpain 42,959,666 742,244
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ดColombia 41,648,268 587,253
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ทArgentina 38,668,796 398,175
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑPoland 38,596,042 -19,626
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟUnited Republic of Tanzania 38,360,879 1,052,906
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ชKenya 34,791,836 1,044,498
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟAlgeria 32,510,186 468,496
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆCanada 31,911,668 298,115
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆMorocco 30,033,125 392,835
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉSudan 28,831,550 664,427
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ชPeru 27,893,911 266,105
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ถIraq 27,858,948 846,306
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌUganda 27,146,084 789,687
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฟUzbekistan 26,234,923 335,275
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ชVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 26,226,927 444,686
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ตNepal 26,003,965 302,124
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พMalaysia 25,333,247 594,802
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ตDem. People's Republic of Korea 23,948,930 161,584
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆSaudi Arabia 23,661,808 502,924
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ซAfghanistan 23,553,551 605,181
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ผChina, Taiwan Province of China 22,703,099 101,580
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญGhana 21,906,444 583,044
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ดRomania 21,289,286 -201,597
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡ชYemen 20,733,406 553,238
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บAustralia 19,925,056 230,148
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟMozambique 19,694,411 516,707
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฐSri Lanka 19,490,431 180,638
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ดAngola 18,771,125 665,402
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฎCรดte d'Ivoire 18,544,903 426,009
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌMadagascar 18,250,774 533,762
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡พSyrian Arab Republic 18,084,007 491,834
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒCameroon 16,809,407 463,356
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑNetherlands 16,196,036 68,057
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑChile 16,017,966 156,987
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟKazakhstan 15,521,922 119,909
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จEcuador 13,534,592 233,847
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ซBurkina Faso 13,445,977 424,264
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ชNiger 13,366,884 477,451
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ญCambodia 13,016,371 231,343
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡นGuatemala 12,852,436 284,429
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑMali 12,751,994 421,673
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผMalawi 12,411,342 333,488
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผZimbabwe 12,160,882 69,393
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡บCuba 11,225,294 23,913
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒZambia 11,188,040 353,506
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ทGreece 11,115,090 905
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณSenegal 10,698,691 268,932
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡นPortugal 10,501,522 24,574
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ชBelgium 10,456,162 58,969
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณTunisia 10,292,224 97,247
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟCzechia 10,260,999 17,300
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ดSomalia 10,117,354 356,279
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บHungary 10,094,492 -20,203
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡พBelarus 9,999,712 -64,289
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉChad 9,613,503 428,866
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ดBolivia (Plurinational State of) 9,216,279 159,772
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ดDominican Republic 9,043,127 122,218
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชSweden 9,004,262 46,141
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡นHaiti 8,961,490 146,629
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณGuinea 8,961,039 182,518
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผRwanda 8,791,853 230,541
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฟAzerbaijan 8,556,164 96,978
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นAustria 8,171,217 58,803
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏBenin 7,894,554 238,500
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌBulgaria 7,865,316 -49,535
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธSerbia 7,863,394 -29,201
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ณHonduras 7,383,406 181,389
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญSwitzerland 7,381,151 50,856
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ธSouth Sudan 7,317,118 334,191
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎBurundi 7,120,496 273,792
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ฐChina, Hong Kong SAR 6,915,998 24,831
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏTajikistan 6,801,204 128,545
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑIsrael 6,595,986 119,721
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฌPapua New Guinea 6,293,166 203,732
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ปEl Salvador 6,035,656 6,151
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฆLao People's Democratic Republic 5,768,167 77,183
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พLibya 5,687,562 148,583
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌTogo 5,565,218 145,693
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฑSierra Leone 5,533,329 160,716
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ดJordan 5,532,423 146,996
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡พParaguay 5,416,324 61,859
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐDenmark 5,415,586 20,178
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฎNicaragua 5,386,223 63,010
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฐSlovakia 5,374,931 1,663
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎFinland 5,228,141 16,884
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌKyrgyzstan 5,137,040 59,692
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฒTurkmenistan 4,819,792 64,580
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ดNorway 4,592,277 28,938
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡งLebanon 4,574,798 70,869
๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡ทCroatia 4,443,350 -14,526
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌSingapore 4,270,402 41,581
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ทCosta Rica 4,252,800 63,463
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฆBosnia and Herzegovina 4,142,859 -61,414
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ซCentral African Republic 4,115,138 90,242
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฟNew Zealand 4,081,408 53,425
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฉRepublic of Moldova 4,046,996 -40,373
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ชIreland 4,031,954 81,989
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ชUnited Arab Emirates 3,993,339 179,830
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ชGeorgia 3,988,860 -28,263
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ทPuerto Rico 3,817,037 -10,144
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฌCongo 3,543,012 120,705
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ธState of Palestine 3,460,125 77,970
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡นLithuania 3,422,591 -47,714
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พUruguay 3,313,801 4,078
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฆPanama 3,243,311 62,436
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ทLiberia 3,122,446 90,595
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒArmenia 3,065,745 -18,592
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฑAlbania 3,062,622 -30,307
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ทMauritania 2,946,576 64,419
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ทEritrea 2,763,140 71,213
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ฒJamaica 2,664,024 13,233
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ณMongolia 2,537,949 21,346
๐Ÿ‡ด๐Ÿ‡ฒOman 2,468,855 46,870
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ปLatvia 2,263,443 -30,694
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ผKuwait 2,153,480 50,709
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฐNorth Macedonia 2,075,873 3,335
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฎSlovenia 1,996,722 7,907
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธLesotho 1,985,384 -9,488
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆNamibia 1,939,406 23,535
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผBotswana 1,859,085 32,732
๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฐKosovo (under UNSC res. 1244) 1,832,239 -7,161
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒGambia 1,612,225 46,996
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆGabon 1,417,110 39,861
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ชEstonia 1,362,480 -7,511
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡นTrinidad and Tobago 1,361,172 7,939
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ผGuinea-Bissau 1,347,009 32,080
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บMauritius 1,250,380 7,992
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฟEswatini 1,065,764 6,531
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พCyprus 1,018,684 18,375
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฑTimor-Leste 945,988 21,281
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฏFiji 866,694 8,331
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ญBahrain 833,451 68,140
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถEquatorial Guinea 826,355 37,358
๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ชRรฉunion 824,520 9,199
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏDjibouti 818,373 11,904
๐Ÿ‡ถ๐Ÿ‡ฆQatar 777,944 23,847
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡พGuyana 760,424 -357
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡นBhutan 649,991 15,266
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ชMontenegro 632,545 711
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒComoros 581,154 11,213
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ทSuriname 510,572 5,568
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ปCabo Verde 486,583 6,334
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ดChina, Macao SAR 475,530 13,047
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡งSolomon Islands 471,785 10,630
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡บLuxembourg 457,788 6,281
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ถMartinique 410,135 -9,400
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡นMalta 408,798 1,621
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ตGuadeloupe 408,626 -5,167
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ณBrunei Darussalam 360,461 6,333
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ธBahamas 343,090 4,643
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ญWestern Sahara 325,118 14,011
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ปMaldives 302,134 4,893
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธIceland 292,360 3,013
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฟBelize 272,128 8,185
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡งBarbados 268,505 990
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Polynesia 267,132 3,934
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จNew Caledonia 238,649 3,745
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡บVanuatu 212,422 5,175
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ซFrench Guiana 193,694 7,501
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ธSamoa 188,073 585
๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‡นMayotte 183,750 3,166
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡จSaint Lucia 164,239 1,180
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡บGuam 164,004 522
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡นSao Tome and Principe 157,697 3,958
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ผCuraรงao 145,083 1,996
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡จSaint Vincent and the Grenadines 112,608 -539
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฒMicronesia (Fed. States of) 111,438 -441
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฉGrenada 109,516 725
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฎUnited States Virgin Islands 106,743 -578
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ดTonga 105,036 626
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฎKiribati 96,224 1,952
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ผAruba 93,540 797
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ชJersey 89,822 1,090
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จSeychelles 84,714 1,105
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฌAntigua and Barbuda 78,941 878
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฒIsle of Man 78,676 721
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฉAndorra 76,933 2,981
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ตNorthern Mariana Islands 71,898 -2,813
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฒDominica 68,574 112
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฒBermuda 62,740 255
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฌGuernsey 59,716 146
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ธAmerican Samoa 57,626 -353
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฑGreenland 56,866 114
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ญMarshall Islands 54,435 -81
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ดFaroe Islands 47,989 601
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ณSaint Kitts and Nevis 46,580 137
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡พCayman Islands 45,286 1,437
๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ฎLiechtenstein 34,300 302
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ซSaint Martin (French part) 32,695 773
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡จMonaco 32,235 -89
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฝSint Maarten (Dutch part) 31,184 304
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฒSan Marino 29,093 411
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฎGibraltar 28,716 432
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡จTurks and Caicos Islands 22,869 1,117
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฌBritish Virgin Islands 22,715 755
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ผPalau 19,907 23
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ถBonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 16,050 675
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฐCook Islands 15,113 34
๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ซWallis and Futuna Islands 14,853 -306
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฎAnguilla 11,934 194
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ทNauru 10,334 -13
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ปTuvalu 9,791 123
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฑSaint Barthรฉlemy 7,848 195
๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฒSaint Pierre and Miquelon 6,160 -35
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญSaint Helena 5,638 -106
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ธMontserrat 4,656 34
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐFalkland Islands (Malvinas) 3,187 21
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡บNiue 1,891 -39
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฐTokelau 1,508 -81
๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ฆHoly See 632 -5

What was the world population in 2004?

In 2004, the world population was 6,475,751,478 according to data collected by individual countries and compiled by The United Nations.

Data Information

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Data Sources

The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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