The world is fast developing and so is the population. Currently, the total world population is more than 8 Billion people which is predicted to increase by 100 million each year, and mostly the population change will occur in developing countries. Here is the list of top 10 countries in the world with the highest population.

1. CHINA

Leading the highest population list is China, the country is known for its invention and this country is also acknowledged to be more advanced than any other country in the world. China has a total population of 1,439,333,776 until this year. It has a land area of around 9,388,211 km and also a population density of around  153 per kilometer square.

2. INDIA

India and Pakistan supporters cheer on their teams during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between India and Pakistan at Old Trafford in Manchester, north-west England, on June 16, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE

The second populated country in the world is India. It is known for its astonishing architecture, its diverse culture, festivals and, much more. The total population of India presently is 1,380,004,385. The total land area of this country is 2,973,190 and the population density is 1,202 people per mile square.

3. UNITED STATES

The third most populated city in the world is the United States. The U.S is known for its innovations, sports, its scenic views such as Mount Rushmore and the Grand Canyon, etc. The total population of the current is 331,002,651. The total U.S population covers almost 4.25% of the total world. The total area is around 3,531,837 sq. miles.

4. INDONESIA

The fourth most populated country is Indonesia. This country is famous for its food, its islands, friendly Indonesian locals, diverse fauna, etc. The total population of this country is 273,523,615 people. The population density is around 391 people per mile sq. and the total land area is around 1,811,570 kilometer sq.

5. PAKISTAN

The country is known for its natural beauty, its music and the production of footballs. It is the fifth most populated country in the world. The total population of this country is 220,892,340. The Population density of this country is 742 people per mile sq. The total area of land in this country is 770,880-kilometre square.

6. BRAZIL

This country is famous for its soccer star players, Amazon rainforest, its carnivals, and cocktails. It is the sixth populated country in the world. The current total population of this country is 212,559,417. The population density is 66 people per mile sq. The total area consisting of land is 8,358,140 km sq.

7. NIGERIA

This country is famous for its petrol production, it has a major share in increasing the nation’s economy. The 7th populated country in the world has a population of around 206,139,589 according to the sources. The total area consisting of land in this country is 910,770 km sq. The population density is around 586 people per square mile.

8. BANGLADESH

The 8th populated country in the world is Bangladesh. This country is known for its beautiful rivers, mangrove forests, jute garments, and its fauna. The total population of this country is 164,689,383 people of all age groups in common. The population density of this country is 3,277 people per mile sq. The total land area is 130,170 sq km.

9. RUSSIA

The 9th populated country in the world is Russia. It is known for sending the first man to the outer space and has also won the World war II apart from that it is known for its cold climate, beer and vodka. The total population of this country is 145,934,462. The population density is 23 people per mile sq. The total land area is 16,376,870.

10. MEXICO

The 10th populated country in the world is Mexico. It is also known for its climate, long stretches of beaches, inventors and its cuisine. The total population of this country is 128,932,753. The population density of this country is 172 people per mile sq and the total area consisting of land is 1,943,950 km sq.

Though all these countries have a unique aspect for which each of them is famous for yet there is one commonality between them and that all has a massive population growth as all these countries have large landmasses, and are in either developing phase or almost developed. The population growth has to be controlled in order to remove unemployment, environmental changes, and other ill effects. Let’s take a pledge and make our world a better place.