The International Data Base (IDB) offers a variety of demographic indicators for countries and areas of the world with a population of 5,000 or more. The IDB has provided access to demographic data for over 25 years to governments, academics, other organizations, and the public. It is funded by organizations that sponsor the research of the Census Bureau"s International Programs Center for Demographic and Economic Studies. For more information and all the Release Notes see the Frequently Asked Questions page.
This release of the International Data Base included new demographic estimates and/or projections for the following countries:
Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas, The Barbados Belarus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burma Burundi Cameroon Canada Central African Republic Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Kinshasa) Costa Cote d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Czech Republic Denmark Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Faroe Islands Finland France French French Gaza Strip Georgia Germany Gibraltar Greece Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Hong Kong S.A.R. Hungary Iceland India Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Libya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macau Macedonia, The Former Yugo. Rep. of Malaysia Mali Malta Man, Isle of Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Montenegro Morocco Namibia Nepal Netherlands New New Nicaragua Nigeria North Korea Northern Mariana Islands Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Saint Saint Helena Saint Vincent and the Grenadines San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Serbia Seychelles Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Somalia South Africa South Korea Spain Sri Lanka Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Taiwan Tajikistan Tanzania Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkmenistan Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vietnam Virgin Islands West Bank Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
In addition, the following geographic/name changes were made:
Name Notes Burkina Faso "Burkina" in previous release Congo (Brazzaville) "Congo" in previous release Congo (Kinshassa) "Zaire" in previous release Hong Kong S.A.R. "Hong Kong" in previous release Man, Isle of "Isle of Man" in previous release Micronesia, Federated States of "Federated States of Micronesia" in previous release Samoa "Western Samoa" in previous release Virgin Islands, British "British Virgin Islands" in previous release