Special Report

The 25 Largest Countries in the World

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5. Pakistan
> Population, July 2020: 220,892,331
> 10-year population change, 2010-2020: 23.1%
> Projected 2050 population: 338,013,194
> Land area: 307,374 square miles

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4. Indonesia
> Population, July 2020: 273,523,621
> 10-year population change, 2010-2020: 13.1%
> Projected 2050 population: 330,904,672
> Land area: 735,358 square miles

3. United States of America
> Population, July 2020: 331,002,647
> 10-year population change, 2010-2020: 7.1%
> Projected 2050 population: 379,419,097
> Land area: 3,796,742 square miles

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2. India
> Population, July 2020: 1,380,004,385
> 10-year population change, 2010-2020: 11.8%
> Projected 2050 population: 1,639,176,036
> Land area: 1,269,219 square miles

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1. China
> Population, July 2020: 1,439,323,774
> 10-year population change, 2010-2020: 5.2%
> Projected 2050 population: 1,402,405,167
> Land area: 3,705,406 square miles