This is a list of Asian countries and dependencies by population in Asia, total projected population from the United Nations[1] and the latest official figure.

Map

Asia population by country[1]

  China (29.9%)
  India (29.9%)
  Indonesia (5.7%)
  Pakistan (5.0%)
  Bangladesh (3.6%)
  Japan (2.6%)
  Philippines (2.5%)
Asian countries by population, 2023[1]

Table

See also

Notes

  1. ^ The most populous country in the world. Includes the population of the India-administered union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
  2. ^ Refers to mainland China and excludes the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
  3. ^ Asian population excludes Western New Guinea.[5] Transcontinental country mainly in Southeast Asia and partly in Oceania.
  4. ^ Asian population excludes East Thrace.[13] Transcontinental country straddling Western Asia and a small portion of Southeast Europe.
  5. ^ Asian population includes only the Ural, Siberian and Far Eastern federal districts comprising North Asia.[20] Total population includes the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol. Russia is a transcontinental country straddling Eastern Europe and Northern Asia.[21][22][23]
  6. ^ Taiwan is a widely but partially recognised country.
  7. ^ Asian population excludes the portions of West Kahakhstan and Atyrau that lie entirely west of the Ural River.[34] Transcontinental country mainly located in Central Asia and partly in Eastern Europe.
  8. ^ Asian population excludes the Guba-Khachmaz Economic Region.[39] Transcontinental country straddling Western Asia and Eastern Europe.
  9. ^ Comprises the Gaza Strip and the West Bank. Palestine is a widely but partially recognised country.
  10. ^ Transcontinental country mostly in Western Asia with a small part in Eastern Europe.
  11. ^ Asian population includes only North Sinai, South Sinai, Port Fuad and El Qantara El Sharqiya which all lie on the Sinai Peninsula.[59] Transcontinental country mainly in Northern Africa and partly in Western Asia.

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Total population by sex". UNdata. 11 Jul 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  2. ^ Official projection "Population Proiections For India And States 2011 - 2036" (PDF). Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 1 Jul 2020. p44. Retrieved May 13, 2023.
  3. ^ Official estimate "Statistical Communiqué Of The People'S Republic Of China On The 2022 National Economic And Social Development". National Bureau of Statistics of China. 28 Feb 2023. Table 1: Population and Its Composition by the End of 2022. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  4. ^ Official estimate "Population Data". Ministry of Home Affairs. 11 Oct 2022. 1. Total Population of Indonesia. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  5. ^ "Indonesia: Cities and Settlements". City Population. 12 Jun 2020. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  6. ^ Official census "Pakistan Demographic Census - 2023" (PDF). Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. 2023. Table 1 Population by Age, Sex and Urban - Rural Residence. Retrieved August 15, 2023.
  7. ^ 2022 final census result "Bangladesh's population reaches almost 170m, final census data shows". bdnews24.com. 6 Feb 2023. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  8. ^ Official estimate "Result of the Population Estimates Monthly Report". The Japan Times. Retrieved 15 August 2023.
  9. ^ National population clock "Philippine Population Clock". POPCOM. 13 May 2023. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  10. ^ Official estimate "Report On Socio-Economic Situation In The Fourth Quarter And 2022". General Statistics Office. 29 Dec 2022. 11. Certain social situations. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  11. ^ Official figure "Statistical Center of Iran". Statistical Centre of Iran. 15 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  12. ^ Official estimate "Address Based Population Registration System Results, 2022". TurkStat. 6 Feb 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  13. ^ "Turkey: Administrative Division". City Population. 12 Feb 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  14. ^ Official estimate "Number of Population from Migration Survey by Status of Migration Agegroup, Sex, Region, Province and Area: 2021". Thailand NSO. 1 Aug 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  15. ^ Official population clock "Myanmar Department of Population". dop.gov.mm. 15 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  16. ^ Official monthly estimate "Resident population". kosis.kr. 1 Apr 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  17. ^ Official estimate "Estimated population of Iraq for the period (2015-2030)". cosit.gov.iq. 11 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  18. ^ Official estimate د هېواد د وګړو اټکل برآورد نفوس کشور1399 [Estimated Population of Afghanistan 2020-21] (PDF) (Report) (in Arabic and English). Archived (PDF) from the original on 3 July 2020. Retrieved 1 July 2020.
  19. ^ Official estimate "Permanent population as of January 1". Rosstat. 1 Jan 2023. Section 1. Municipal formations of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Retrieved 13 May 2023.
  20. ^ "Russia: Administrative Division". City Population. 8 Oct 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  21. ^ [1] ''a country in northern Asia and eastern Europe''
  22. ^ [2] ''country in Europe and Asia.''
  23. ^ [3] ''77% of Russia is on the Asian continent, 23% of Russia is on the Eurasian continent.'' ''Russia is considered to be both in Europe and Asia with 23 percent in Europe and 77 percent in Asia. Therefore, Russia is part of both the Eurasian and Asian continents.''
  24. ^ Official estimate "Population Estimates in the Midyear of 2021". General Authority for Statistics. 29 Jun 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  25. ^ Official estimate "Republic of Uzbekistan". City Population. 18 Aug 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  26. ^ Official estimate "Republic of Yemen". City Population. 25 Sep 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  27. ^ National population clock "MyCensus 2020". mycensus.gov.my. 15 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  28. ^ 2021 final census result "National Population and Housing Census 2021". Nepal National Statistics Office. 1 Jan 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  29. ^ National annual projection"Democratic People's Republic of Korea Population Projection (2014–2050)" (PDF). who.int. 1 October 2020. p40. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 April 2019. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  30. ^ Monthly official estimate "Total Population". National Statistics Taiwan. 1 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  31. ^ Official estimate "Syrian Arab Republic". City Population. 25 Sep 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  32. ^ Official estimate "Mid-year Population Estimates by District & Sex, 2014 - 2022". statistics.gov.lk. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  33. ^ Official estimate "Population, at the beginning of the year". stat.gov.kz. 1 Apr 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  34. ^ "Kazakhstan: Administrative Division". City Population. 11 Dec 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  35. ^ 2019 census result "General Population Census of the Kingdom of Cambodia 2019" (PDF). nis.gov.kh. 1 Oct 2020. p19. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  36. ^ National population clock "Department of Statistics". dosweb.dos.gov.jo. 15 May 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  37. ^ Official estimate "Republic of Tajikistan". City Population. 15 Sep 2020. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  38. ^ Monthly national estimate "Republic of Tajikistan". stat.gov.az. 17 Apr 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  39. ^ "Republic of Azerbaijan". City Population. 10 Aug 2015. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  40. ^ Official estimate "UAE". City Population. 28 Feb 2023. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  41. ^ Official estimate "State of Israel". City Population. 22 Sep 2020. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  42. ^ Official projection "Lao People's Democratic Republic". City Population. 11 Sep 2020. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  43. ^ 2021 census result "2021 Population Census". Census and Statistics Department. 28 Feb 2022. Retrieved 15 May 2023.
  44. ^ Monthly official estimate "National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic". stat.kg/ru. 1 Apr 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  45. ^ Partial 2012 census result "Unpublished Census Provides Rare and Unvarnished Look at Turkmenistan". The Jamestown Foundation. 10 Feb 2015. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  46. ^ Official estimate "Population and Population Structure". Department of Statistics Singapore. 1 Sep 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  47. ^ Official projection "Estimated population in Palestine mid-year by governorate, 1997-2026". Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics. 26 May 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  48. ^ Official estimate "Lebanese Republic". City Population. 2 Mar 2019. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  49. ^ 2020 Census "Sultanate of Oman". City Population. 22 Dec 2020. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  50. ^ Official estimate "Increase in the population of Kuwait 'the year of Corona'". alqabas.com. 17 Mar 2021. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  51. ^ Official estimate "National Statistics Office". National Statistics Office of Georgia. 1 Jan 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  52. ^ Official figure "Unified Database of Statistics". 1212.mn. 18 Apr 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  53. ^ Official figure "Statistical Committee of the Republic of Armenia". armstat.am. 1 Jan 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  54. ^ Official figure "Planning and Statistics Authority". psa.gov.qa. 1 Apr 2023. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  55. ^ Official figure "Bahrain Open Data Portal". data.gov.bh. Quick Figures. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  56. ^ Official projection "Timor-Leste Population and Housing Census 2015" (PDF). data.gov.bh. 2018. p48. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  57. ^ 2021 census result "Census of Population and Housing 2021, Preliminary Results". cystat.gov.cy. 18 May 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  58. ^ Official projection "National Statistics Bureau". nsb.gov.bt. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  59. ^ a b Official Estimate "Egypt: Administrative Division". City Population. 13 Apr 2022. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  60. ^ National quarterly estimate "Population (end-period)". dsec.gov.mo. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  61. ^ Official figure "Table 3.3: Total Population by Islands, Census 2014 and Registered Population, 2019" (PDF). Statistics Maldives. Retrieved 16 May 2023.
  62. ^ Official figure "National Statistics". Department of Economic Planning and Statistics. Retrieved 16 May 2023.