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List of countries male and female population

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date04 May 2020

Out of 201 countries/regions estimated by United Nations, female outnumber male in 125 countries/regions. In absolute terms, Russian Federation has 1O mn more females than males followed by Brazil (3.69 mn), United States of America (3.43 mn) and Ukraine (3.21 mn). There are 14 countries where female population is more than male population by over 1 mn.

On the other hand, male outnumber female in 76 countries/territories. India has 54.20 mn more males followed by China having 37.17 cr more males than females. In 12 countries, male population exceed female population by over 1 mn.

United Arab Emirates is highest gainer in male ranking as its rank is up by 38 from 113th in female to 75th in male ranking. Oman (+23), Qatar (+22), Kuwait(+15), Maldives (+12), Saudi Arabia (+12) and Bahrain (+11) are other noticeable gainer.

Female rank of El Salvador and Belarus are up by 7 position compare to male rank followed by Portugal (-6) and Nepal (-6). Among top ten populous country, 6th ranker Brazil is at 5th and 7th position in female and male list.

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UN (male and female population)
Country/Region Total Male Female Male-Female Continent
2020Rank2020Rank 2020Rank2020Rank
Burundi11,890,784785,899,864795,990,91778-91,053-1Africa
Comoros869,601163438,653162430,9421637,711+1Africa
Djibouti988,000160518,993160469,00916049,9840Africa
Eritrea3,546,4211331,777,5481341,768,8791328,669-2Africa
Ethiopia114,963,5881257,516,8351257,446,7481270,0870Africa
Kenya53,771,2962726,718,5272627,052,77327-334,246+1Africa
Madagascar27,691,0185113,814,6195013,876,40051-61,781+1Africa
Malawi19,129,952629,434,037619,695,91862-261,881+1Africa
Mauritius1,271,768157627,480157644,287155-16,807-2Africa
Mayotte272,815186134,159186138,654185-4,495-1Africa
Mozambique31,255,4354615,188,2354716,067,20044-878,965-3Africa
Réunion895,312162433,301163462,007161-28,706-2Africa
Rwanda12,952,218766,367,431766,584,77876-217,3470Africa
Seychelles98,34720050,43919947,9012012,538+2Africa
Somalia15,893,222737,924,087737,969,13273-45,0450Africa
South Sudan11,193,725845,603,014855,590,7158412,299-1Africa
Uganda45,741,0073122,546,5893123,194,41132-647,822+1Africa
United Republic of Tanzania59,734,2182429,851,1082329,883,10525-31,997+2Africa
Zambia18,383,955659,103,006659,280,95065-177,9440Africa
Zimbabwe14,862,924747,092,010747,770,91774-678,9070Africa
Angola32,866,2724416,260,8704516,605,39842-344,528-3Africa
Cameroon26,545,8635213,277,0755313,268,789528,286-1Africa
Central African Republic4,829,7671252,394,0421262,435,722125-41,680-1Africa
Chad16,425,864728,200,170708,225,68972-25,519+2Africa
Congo5,518,0871172,756,6781172,761,414118-4,736+1Africa
Democratic Republic of the Congo89,561,4031644,710,1721644,851,23216-141,0600Africa
Equatorial Guinea1,402,985153780,380153622,605156157,775+3Africa
Gabon2,225,7341461,132,8541461,092,87414539,980-1Africa
Sao Tome and Principe219,159187109,675187109,4861871890Africa
Botswana2,351,6271451,139,0991451,212,526144-73,427-1Africa
Eswatini1,160,164159570,236159589,928159-19,6920Africa
Lesotho2,142,2491471,056,9501481,085,302146-28,352-2Africa
Namibia2,540,9051431,231,6831431,309,233142-77,550-1Africa
South Africa59,308,6902529,216,0122530,092,67824-876,666-1Africa
Benin12,123,200776,054,248786,068,95077-14,702-1Africa
Burkina Faso20,903,2735910,444,7135810,458,56559-13,852+1Africa
Cabo Verde555,987172279,117173276,8711722,246-1Africa
Côte d'Ivoire26,378,2745313,300,3805213,077,89554222,485+2Africa
Gambia2,416,6681441,198,5401441,218,124143-19,584-1Africa
Ghana31,072,9404715,749,9994615,322,94647427,053+1Africa
Guinea13,132,795756,353,234776,779,55875-426,324-2Africa
Guinea-Bissau1,968,001150962,6951511,005,303150-42,608-1Africa
Liberia5,057,6811232,542,5391242,515,13812127,401-3Africa
Mali20,250,8336010,145,1746010,105,6606039,5140Africa
Mauritania4,649,6581272,334,9811282,314,67912620,302-2Africa
Niger24,206,6445612,170,1655612,036,47156133,6940Africa
Nigeria206,139,5897104,469,6376101,669,95072,799,687+1Africa
Senegal16,743,927708,170,785718,573,14570-402,360-1Africa
Sierra Leone7,976,9831033,981,2391033,995,746103-14,5070Africa
Togo8,278,7241024,119,4041024,159,333101-39,929-1Africa
Algeria43,851,0443322,153,8083221,697,23535456,573+3Africa
Egypt102,334,4041451,702,8621450,631,541141,071,3210Africa
Libya6,871,2921083,468,7371063,402,55010866,187+2Africa
Morocco36,910,5604018,316,8874118,593,67140-276,784-1Africa
Sudan43,849,2603421,907,2953421,941,97434-34,6790Africa
Tunisia11,818,619795,860,752805,957,86679-97,114-1Africa
Western Sahara597,339170312,260169285,07017127,190+2Africa
Armenia2,963,2431371,393,7471401,569,487137-175,740-3Asia
Azerbaijan10,139,177905,064,664905,074,51189-9,847-1Asia
Bahrain1,701,5751521,100,474147601,109158499,365+11Asia
Cyprus1,207,359158603,514158603,847157-333-1Asia
Georgia3,989,1671321,901,2271332,087,948130-186,721-3Asia
Iraq40,222,4933620,357,7783519,864,72536493,053+1Asia
Israel8,655,5351004,308,117994,347,424100-39,307+1Asia
Jordan10,203,134885,165,979885,037,16193128,818+5Asia
Kuwait4,270,5711292,614,4461211,656,117136958,329+15Asia
Lebanon6,825,4451093,435,7461083,389,69610946,050+1Asia
Oman5,106,6261203,370,2301101,736,3921331,633,838+23Asia
Qatar2,881,0531392,165,135129715,9251511,449,210+22Asia
Saudi Arabia34,813,8714120,131,3083714,682,559495,448,749+12Asia
State of Palestine5,101,4141212,586,9711222,514,44512272,5260Asia
Syrian Arab Republic17,500,658688,760,065688,740,5926819,4730Asia
Turkey84,339,0671741,636,1251842,702,94217-1,066,817-1Asia
United Arab Emirates9,890,402936,836,349753,054,0511133,782,298+38Asia
Yemen29,825,9644815,024,9854814,800,98348224,0020Asia
Kazakhstan18,776,707649,112,939649,663,76864-550,8290Asia
Kyrgyzstan6,524,1951113,227,2701123,296,921111-69,651-1Asia
Tajikistan9,537,645954,805,738944,731,9049573,834+1Asia
Turkmenistan6,031,2001132,969,3101153,061,877112-92,567-3Asia
Uzbekistan33,469,2034216,696,9184216,772,28141-75,363-1Asia
Afghanistan38,928,3463719,976,2653818,952,076391,024,189+1Asia
Bangladesh164,689,383883,259,108881,430,27581,828,8330Asia
Bhutan771,608165410,087164361,52516548,562+1Asia
India1,380,004,3852717,100,9702662,903,415254,197,5550Asia
Iran (Islamic Republic of)83,992,9491842,408,4061741,584,54719823,859+2Asia
Maldives540,544173342,928167197,614179145,314+12Asia
Nepal29,136,8084913,348,4355115,788,37345-2,439,938-6Asia
Pakistan220,892,3405113,672,0075107,220,32466,451,683+1Asia
Sri Lanka21,413,2495810,267,3515911,145,89958-878,548-1Asia
China1,439,323,7761738,247,3401701,076,434137,170,9060Asia
China, Hong Kong SAR7,496,9811043,439,6661074,057,322102-617,656-5Asia
China, Macao SAR649,335167312,100170337,242167-25,142-3Asia
China, Taiwan Province of China23,816,7755711,834,3135711,982,46257-148,1490Asia
Dem. People's Republic of Korea25,778,8165412,608,3795513,170,43653-562,057-2Asia
Japan126,476,4611161,753,0451164,723,41311-2,970,3680Asia
Mongolia3,278,2901361,615,0391361,663,253135-48,214-1Asia
Republic of Korea51,269,1852825,665,8542825,603,3292962,525+1Asia
Brunei Darussalam437,479175226,987174210,49617516,491+1Asia
Cambodia16,718,965718,162,424728,556,54771-394,123-1Asia
Indonesia273,523,6154137,717,8614135,805,76041,912,1010Asia
Lao People's Democratic Republic7,275,5601053,651,7941043,623,76210428,0320Asia
Malaysia32,365,9994516,630,8134315,735,18546895,628+3Asia
Myanmar54,409,8002626,220,1902728,189,60426-1,969,414-1Asia
Philippines109,581,0781355,028,8251354,552,26013476,5650Asia
Singapore5,850,3421143,062,2571132,788,086117274,171+4Asia
Thailand69,799,9782033,966,0602035,833,91820-1,867,8580Asia
Timor-Leste1,318,445156666,242155652,20015414,042-1Asia
Viet Nam97,338,5791548,598,2541548,740,32915-142,0750Asia
Antigua and Barbuda97,92920147,26920150,659200-3,390-1North America
Aruba106,76619750,64219856,124195-5,482-3North America
Bahamas393,244178191,093177202,155177-11,0620North America
Barbados287,375183139,084185148,287183-9,203-2North America
Cuba11,326,616835,623,468845,703,14883-79,680-1North America
Curaçao164,09319275,46919288,631190-13,162-2North America
Dominican Republic10,847,910855,418,206865,429,69886-11,4920North America
Grenada112,52319556,66619555,853196813+1North America
Guadeloupe400,124176184,556178215,571174-31,015-4North America
Haiti11,402,528825,626,445835,776,08882-149,643-1North America
Jamaica2,961,1671381,469,6411381,491,520139-21,879+1North America
Martinique375,265179172,607179202,658176-30,051-3North America
Puerto Rico2,860,8531411,355,5181411,505,322138-149,804-3North America
Saint Lucia183,62718990,42218993,207189-2,7850North America
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines110,94019656,21819654,7291981,489+2North America
Trinidad and Tobago1,399,488154690,947154708,544152-17,597-2North America
United States Virgin Islands104,42519949,60120054,822197-5,221-3North America
Belize397,628177197,761176199,860178-2,099+2North America
Costa Rica5,094,1181222,545,0761232,549,038120-3,962-3North America
El Salvador6,486,2051123,036,4241143,449,777107-413,353-7North America
Guatemala17,915,568668,827,109669,088,45866-261,3490North America
Honduras9,904,607924,948,880924,955,72894-6,848+2North America
Mexico128,932,7531063,071,4861065,861,26710-2,789,7810North America
Nicaragua6,624,5541103,264,8491113,359,705110-94,856-1North America
Panama4,314,7671282,159,8801302,154,8881274,992-3North America
Argentina45,195,7743222,049,1463323,146,63133-1,097,4850South America
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)11,673,021805,858,019815,815,0108143,0090South America
Brazil212,559,4176104,435,7837108,123,6265-3,687,843-2South America
Chile19,116,201639,425,669629,690,54063-264,871+1South America
Colombia50,882,8912924,984,5642925,898,32028-913,756-1South America
Ecuador17,643,054678,823,827678,819,233674,5940South America
French Guiana298,682182147,750182150,932182-3,1820South America
Guyana786,552164395,549165391,0101644,539-1South America
Paraguay7,132,5381063,624,3601053,508,170106116,190+1South America
Peru32,971,8544316,378,6064416,593,24043-214,634-1South America
Suriname586,632171294,822172291,8121703,010-2South America
Uruguay3,473,7301341,678,3361351,795,391131-117,055-4South America
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)28,435,9405013,984,9324914,451,01150-466,079+1South America
Australia25,499,8845512,698,6255412,801,25655-102,631+1Oceania
New Zealand4,822,2331262,370,1631272,452,070124-81,907-3Oceania
Fiji896,445161454,018161442,42616211,592+1Oceania
New Caledonia285,498184143,498183141,9931841,505+1Oceania
Papua New Guinea8,947,024984,568,072964,378,95598189,117+2Oceania
Solomon Islands686,884166349,262166337,61616611,6460Oceania
Vanuatu307,145181155,690181151,4601814,2300Oceania
Guam168,77519185,14019183,6431921,497+1Oceania
Kiribati119,44919358,74419360,702193-1,9580Oceania
Micronesia (Fed. States of)115,02319458,48019456,5411941,9390Oceania
French Polynesia280,908185142,261184138,6431863,618+2Oceania
Samoa198,414188102,70318895,7071886,9960Oceania
Tonga105,69519852,90419752,793199111+2Oceania
Belarus9,449,323964,399,367985,049,95491-650,587-7Europe
Bulgaria6,948,4451073,374,1211093,574,324105-200,203-4Europe
Czechia10,708,981865,272,522875,436,46085-163,938-2Europe
Hungary9,660,351944,598,288955,062,06290-463,774-5Europe
Poland37,846,6113818,337,8834019,508,72237-1,170,839-3Europe
Republic of Moldova4,033,9631311,931,9531322,102,010129-170,057-3Europe
Romania19,237,691619,353,912639,883,77061-529,858-2Europe
Russian Federation145,934,462967,640,299978,294,1619-10,653,8620Europe
Slovakia5,459,6421182,658,4791202,801,164116-142,685-4Europe
Ukraine43,733,7623520,263,1483623,470,61131-3,207,463-5Europe
Channel Islands173,86319086,07019087,789191-1,719+1Europe
Denmark5,792,2021152,879,3611162,912,842114-33,481-2Europe
Estonia1,326,535155628,456156698,083153-69,627-3Europe
Finland5,540,7201162,732,4061192,808,312115-75,906-4Europe
Iceland341,243180171,405180169,8451801,5600Europe
Ireland4,937,7861242,451,3491252,486,447123-35,098-2Europe
Latvia1,886,198151869,3361521,016,866149-147,530-3Europe
Lithuania2,722,2891421,259,9871421,462,304140-202,317-2Europe
Norway5,421,2411192,739,9831182,681,25911958,724+1Europe
Sweden10,099,265915,058,947915,040,3239218,624+1Europe
United Kingdom67,886,0112133,542,4152134,343,58921-801,1740Europe
Albania2,877,7971401,464,7141391,413,08614151,628+2Europe
Bosnia and Herzegovina3,280,8191351,606,6091371,674,206134-67,597-3Europe
Croatia4,105,2671301,979,2921312,125,976128-146,684-3Europe
Greece10,423,054875,115,826895,307,23088-191,404-1Europe
Italy60,461,8262329,437,7252431,024,10323-1,586,378-1Europe
Malta441,543174221,420175220,1191731,301-2Europe
Montenegro628,066168310,563171317,499168-6,936-3Europe
North Macedonia2,083,3741481,042,1311491,041,249148882-1Europe
Portugal10,196,709894,824,034935,372,67387-548,639-6Europe
Serbia8,737,371994,279,6511014,457,71997-178,068-4Europe
Slovenia2,078,9381491,035,2301501,043,702147-8,472-3Europe
Spain46,754,7783022,978,3383023,776,44530-798,1070Europe
Austria9,006,398974,439,691974,566,70996-127,018-1Europe
Belgium11,589,623815,744,335825,845,28180-100,946-2Europe
France65,273,5112231,589,1952233,684,31722-2,095,1220Europe
Germany83,783,9421941,415,9111942,368,03418-952,123-1Europe
Luxembourg625,978169316,587168309,3891697,198+1Europe
Netherlands17,134,872698,537,145698,597,72869-60,5830Europe
Switzerland8,654,6221014,293,6481004,360,97099-67,322-1Europe
Canada37,742,1543918,732,1783919,009,97938-277,801-1North America
United States of America331,002,6513163,786,0163167,216,6313-3,430,6150North America
World 7,794,798,739 3,929,973,953 3,864,824,776 65,149,177