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List of Asian countries by Population (2018)

Source United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Last Updated15 Oct 2018
Country/TerritoryPopulation Rank (Population)Sex ratioRank (Sex ratio) DensityRank (Density)
20172018WorldAsiaWorld Asiaper sq kmper sq mileWorldAsia
China1,409,517,3971,415,045,92811106.27418740150.73390.387922
China, Hong Kong SAR7,364,8837,428,8871043285.947617,075.1318,324.5143
China, Macao SAR622,567632,4181664992.18619421,151.1054,781.1321
China, Taiwan Province of China23,626,45623,694,0895622100.06713023669.141,733.05168
Dem. People's Republic of Korea25,490,96525,610,672522195.7054412212.70550.886820
Japan127,484,450127,185,33211695.5344211348.88903.593814
Mongolia3,075,6473,121,7721374298.07187172.015.2023151
Republic of Korea50,982,21251,164,4352713100.2213624526.221,362.912310
Kazakhstan18,204,49918,403,860632493.8882766.8217.6621850
Kyrgyzstan6,045,1176,132,9321113498.332921831.9882.8217944
Tajikistan8,921,3439,107,2119630101.0831522765.07168.5314839
Turkmenistan5,758,0755,851,4661133696.986681412.4532.2521149
Uzbekistan31,910,64132,364,996441799.31122176.08197.0513438
Afghanistan35,530,08136,373,1763915106.3791884155.71144.3015241
Bangladesh164,669,751166,368,14985101.86162311,278.083,310.22106
Bhutan807,610817,05416448113.4161934421.4455.5219446
India1,339,180,1271,354,051,85422107.62519143455.421,179.532611
Iran (Islamic Republic of)81,162,78882,011,735189101.3271532850.36130.4316043
Maldives436,330444,25917450130.216195451,480.863,835.4285
Nepal29,304,99829,624,035481994.242327206.66535.237121
Pakistan197,015,955200,813,81864105.63818438260.50674.695317
Sri Lanka20,876,91720,950,041582392.954235334.08865.263915
Brunei Darussalam428,697434,07617551106.2541863982.37213.3312837
Cambodia16,005,37316,245,729722695.21339892.03238.3711733
Indonesia263,991,379266,794,98043101.49515729147.27381.438123
Lao People's Democratic Republic6,858,1606,961,2101063399.3781172230.1678.1218245
Malaysia31,624,26432,042,4584518106.9421904297.53252.5911432
Myanmar53,370,60953,855,735261295.459411082.44213.5112736
Philippines104,918,090106,512,074137101.50415830357.22925.193613
Singapore5,708,8445,791,9011143797.59276158,274.1421,429.9432
Thailand69,037,51369,183,173201195.427409135.42350.738724
Timor-Leste1,296,3111,324,09415546103.181783789.04230.6212035
Viet Nam95,540,80096,491,14615897.888116311.19805.984116
Armenia2,930,4502,934,1521394388.654112103.06266.9310830
Azerbaijan9,827,5899,923,914902799.05910520120.06310.959326
Bahrain1,492,5841,566,99315245161.256198482,061.835,340.1264
Cyprus1,179,5511,189,08515947100.31113825128.69333.309025
Georgia3,912,0613,907,1311334191.30317356.23145.6215040
Iraq38,274,61839,339,7533614102.4411703490.58234.6011834
Israel8,321,5708,452,8411003198.3919419390.611,011.683112
Jordan9,702,3539,903,8029128102.71417335111.55288.929928
Kuwait4,136,5284,197,12812940134.99919747235.53610.025718
Lebanon6,082,3576,093,50911235100.9315126595.651,542.73199
Oman4,636,2624,829,94612439184.4141994915.6140.4220848
Qatar2,639,2112,694,84914244306.56520151232.11601.175919
Saudi Arabia32,938,21333,554,3434116130.9431964615.6140.4320747
State of Palestine4,920,7245,052,77612138102.90417536839.332,173.86147
Syrian Arab Republic18,269,86818,284,4076425102.3491693399.57257.8911231
Turkey80,745,02081,916,871191096.8186413106.44275.6710529
United Arab Emirates9,400,1459,541,6159329272.1920050114.13295.619627
Yemen28,250,42028,915,2845020102.1391673254.77141.8515342
Asia 4,504,428,373 4,545,133,094 104.785 146.46 379.33