Figures of the latest total population of the world are based from the data of United States (US) Census Bureau. It is a US government agency responsible for gathering national and international demographic data and economic data. Demographic data includes current total population of the world, USA, and of other nations.
As of January 7, 2013, the total population of the world reaches to 7,058,081,098. While the total population of the United States is estimated to be 315,123,517.
On World Population Day (November 7, 2012), the total population of the world reaches at 7,025,523,939 based on US Census Bureau estimate.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the current total population of the the world in year 2011 is more than 6.9 billion people.
As of March 31, 2011, the country having the largest total population in the world is China. According to the Chinese Official Population Clock, the current total population of China is 1,343,170,000 (1.3 billion) and growing.
Picture of the Map of Countries by Population
Today, Wikipedia listed and updated their list of the Top 10 Countries With the Largest Population in the World. Here is their current update.
Current Countries with Largest Total Population of the World 2011
|1||People's Republic of China||1,343,170,000||March 31, 2011|
|2||India||1,195,950,000||March 31, 2011|
|3||United States of America||311,075,000||March 31, 2011|
|5||Brazil||194,438,000||February 31, 2011|
|6||Pakistan||175,579,000||March 31, 2011|
|9||Russia||141,927,297||January 1, 2010|
|10||Japan||127,380,000||June 1, 2010|