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Top 50 Countries by Population Estimates for 2050

Name the 50 countries that will have the most population as of 2050 (estimates).
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Last updated: June 20, 2018
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2020 Population
2050 Population Estimate
Country
1
1,326 million
1,656 million
India
2
1,394 million
1,301 million
China
3
334 million
398 million
United States
4
204 million
398 million
Nigeria
5
271 million
327 million
Indonesia
6
213 million
290 million
Pakistan
7
216 million
238 million
Brazil
8
114 million
228 million
Ethiopia
9
169 million
201 million
Bangladesh
10
109 million
155 million
Philippines
11
128 million
150 million
Mexico
12
89 million
144 million
Democratic Republic of the Congo
13
96 million
137 million
Egypt
14
141 million
130 million
Russia
15
59 million
118 million
Tanzania
16
99 million
111 million
Vietnam
17
126 million
107 million
Japan
18
87 million
100 million
Iran
19
44 million
94 million
Uganda
20
82 million
89 million
Turkey
21
42 million
77 million
Iraq
22
80 million
72 million
Germany
23
66 million
71 million
United Kingdom
24
50 million
71 million
Kenya
25
59 million
71 million
Myanmar
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2020 Population
2050 Population Estimate
Country
26
68 million
69 million
France
27
56 million
69 million
South Africa
28
69 million
66 million
Thailand
29
37 million
64 million
Afghanistan
30
62 million
61 million
Italy
31
39 million
59 million
Sudan
32
29 million
59 million
Mozambique
33
49 million
56 million
Colombia
34
43 million
55 million
Algeria
35
45 million
54 million
Argentina
36
50 million
52 million
Spain
37
29 million
52 million
Ghana
38
27 million
52 million
Cameroon
39
21 million
52 million
Malawi
40
22 million
52 million
Niger
41
34 million
49 million
Peru
42
22 million
47 million
Burkina Faso
43
33 million
47 million
Saudi Arabia
44
30 million
46 million
Yemen
45
34 million
46 million
Nepal
46
22 million
46 million
Angola
47
27 million
46 million
Madagascar
48
49 million
43 million
South Korea
49
33 million
43 million
Malaysia
50
35 million
42 million
Morocco
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level 68
Jun 19, 2018
Please at least accept type ins that are not acronyms.
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level 42
Jun 19, 2018
Could you tell me how to do that please?
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level 68
Jun 19, 2018
On the answers page, select "type-ins" next to the answer box. Then add in the type ins.
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level 42
Jun 19, 2018
Thanks! Do you like it so far, though?
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level 68
Jun 19, 2018
Yes! :D
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level 42
Jun 19, 2018
Done
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level 68
Jun 19, 2018
Thank you
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level 42
Jun 20, 2018
Thanks!
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level 66
Jun 20, 2018
The yellow box is usually cool, but here the estimates are so close, it takes too much trial and error. Pakistan? No. Nigeria? No. Brazil? No. Ethiopia? No.
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level 42
Jun 20, 2018
Okay, noted. I'll go do that.
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level 55
Jun 21, 2018
South Africa already has more than 55 million people and are not on this list. Not too sure about how accurate this list is.
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level 42
Jun 21, 2018
Um, I would check number 27 before you comment
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level 61
Mar 30, 2019
The 2020 populations are estimates too, right?
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level 42
Jun 2, 2019
Generally, Yes, but most of the countries rarely change by a million from now until then