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List of countries male and female population

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date26 Aug 2021

Out of 201 countries/regions estimated by United Nations, females outnumber males in 125 countries/regions. In absolute terms, Russian Federation has 10.6 mn more females than males, followed by Brazil (3.79 mn), the United States of America (3.46 mn), and Ukraine (3.18 mn). There are 14 countries where the female population is more than the male population by over one mn.

On the other hand, males outnumber females in 76 countries/territories. India has 54.54 mn more males, followed by China, having 36.83 cr more males than females. In 12 countries, the male population exceeds the female population by over one mn.

The United Arab Emirates is the highest gainer in male ranking as its rank is up by 38 from 113th in female to 75th in male ranking. Oman (+25), Qatar (+22), Kuwait(+14), Saudi Arabia (+13), Maldives (+12), and Bahrain (+10) are other noticeable gainers.

The female rank of El Salvador and Portugal are up by seven positions compare to the male rank, followed by Nepal (-6). Among the top ten populous countries, 6th ranker Brazil is at 7th position and 7th ranker Nigeria is at 6th position in the male list.

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UN (male and female population)
Country/Region Total Male Female Male-Female Continent
2021Rank2021Rank 2021Rank2021Rank
Burundi12,255,429786,082,857796,172,57278-89,715-1Africa
Comoros888,456163448,164162440,2921637,872+1Africa
Djibouti1,002,197160525,837160476,36016049,4770Africa
Eritrea3,601,4621331,805,2821341,796,1801329,102-2Africa
Ethiopia117,876,2261258,977,2761258,898,9501278,3260Africa
Kenya54,985,7022627,322,8282627,662,87427-340,046+1Africa
Madagascar28,427,3335114,183,6014914,243,73251-60,131+2Africa
Malawi19,647,681619,691,013619,956,66861-265,6550Africa
Mauritius1,273,428157627,799157645,629155-17,830-2Africa
Mayotte279,507186137,472186142,035185-4,563-1Africa
Mozambique32,163,0454615,639,3844716,523,66144-884,277-3Africa
Réunion901,696162436,350163465,346161-28,996-2Africa
Rwanda13,276,517766,528,496776,748,02176-219,525-1Africa
Seychelles98,91020050,69419948,2162012,478+2Africa
Somalia16,359,500738,155,933738,203,56773-47,6340Africa
South Sudan11,381,377835,697,510835,683,8678413,643+1Africa
Uganda47,123,5333023,240,9643023,882,56930-641,6050Africa
United Republic of Tanzania61,498,4382330,738,6902330,759,74824-21,058+1Africa
Zambia18,920,657659,369,739639,550,91865-181,179+2Africa
Zimbabwe15,092,171747,205,231747,886,94074-681,7090Africa
Angola33,933,6114316,790,1404417,143,47141-353,331-3Africa
Cameroon27,224,2625213,618,4355313,605,8275212,608-1Africa
Central African Republic4,919,9871252,438,9681262,481,019124-42,051-2Africa
Chad16,914,985728,444,820708,470,16572-25,345+2Africa
Congo5,657,0171162,826,6371172,830,380115-3,743-2Africa
Democratic Republic of the Congo92,377,9861646,123,7371646,254,24916-130,5120Africa
Equatorial Guinea1,449,891153806,649153643,242156163,407+3Africa
Gabon2,278,8291461,159,4421461,119,38714540,055-1Africa
Sao Tome and Principe223,364187111,779187111,5851871940Africa
Botswana2,397,2401451,162,5701451,234,670144-72,100-1Africa
Eswatini1,172,369159577,349159595,020159-17,6710Africa
Lesotho2,159,0671471,066,0211481,093,046146-27,025-2Africa
Namibia2,587,3441431,254,5011421,332,843142-78,3420Africa
South Africa60,041,9962529,564,6522430,477,34425-912,692+1Africa
Benin12,451,031776,220,142786,230,88977-10,747-1Africa
Burkina Faso21,497,0975910,747,6515810,749,44659-1,795+1Africa
Cabo Verde561,901172282,095173279,8061722,289-1Africa
Côte d'Ivoire27,053,6295313,633,2475213,420,38253212,865+1Africa
Gambia2,486,9371441,233,3761441,253,561143-20,185-1Africa
Ghana31,732,1284716,085,8504615,646,27847439,572+1Africa
Guinea13,497,237756,541,530766,955,70775-414,177-1Africa
Guinea-Bissau2,015,490150986,7211511,028,769149-42,048-2Africa
Liberia5,180,2081222,605,0641232,575,14412029,920-3Africa
Mali20,855,7246010,451,7635910,403,9616047,802+1Africa
Mauritania4,775,1101272,398,8331272,376,27712622,556-1Africa
Niger25,130,8105612,640,0155612,490,79556149,2200Africa
Nigeria211,400,7047107,149,9956104,250,70972,899,286+1Africa
Senegal17,196,308698,397,179718,799,12969-401,950-2Africa
Sierra Leone8,141,3431034,064,3801034,076,963103-12,5830Africa
Togo8,478,2421024,219,6661024,258,576101-38,910-1Africa
Algeria44,616,6263422,541,4613222,075,16535466,296+3Africa
Egypt104,258,3271452,672,3731451,585,954141,086,4190Africa
Libya6,958,5381073,511,2271063,447,31110863,916+2Africa
Morocco37,344,7874018,540,5144018,804,27340-263,7590Africa
Sudan44,909,3513322,438,7623322,470,58934-31,827+1Africa
Tunisia11,935,764795,919,617816,016,14779-96,530-2Africa
Western Sahara611,872170319,602169292,27017127,332+2Africa
Armenia2,968,1281381,395,9931401,572,135137-176,142-3Asia
Azerbaijan10,223,344895,109,429895,113,91589-4,4860Asia
Bahrain1,748,2951521,133,875147614,420157519,455+10Asia
Cyprus1,215,588158607,630158607,958158-3280Asia
Georgia3,979,7731321,896,0521332,083,721130-187,669-3Asia
Iraq41,179,3513620,845,7053520,333,64636512,059+1Asia
Israel8,789,776994,378,007994,411,76999-33,7620Asia
Jordan10,269,022885,201,385885,067,63791133,748+3Asia
Kuwait4,328,5531292,654,3061211,674,247135980,059+14Asia
Lebanon6,769,1511093,409,6501093,359,50111050,149+1Asia
Oman5,223,3761203,443,4771081,779,8991331,663,578+25Asia
Qatar2,930,5241392,196,661129733,8631511,462,798+22Asia
Saudi Arabia35,340,6804120,437,0843614,903,596495,533,488+13Asia
State of Palestine5,222,7561212,648,4041222,574,35212174,052-1Asia
Syrian Arab Republic18,275,704669,140,412669,135,292675,120+1Asia
Turkey85,042,7361741,984,4981843,058,23817-1,073,740-1Asia
United Arab Emirates9,991,083936,888,345753,102,7381133,785,607+38Asia
Yemen30,490,6394815,358,0464815,132,59348225,4530Asia
Kazakhstan18,994,958649,222,143659,772,81563-550,672-2Asia
Kyrgyzstan6,628,3471113,278,7081123,349,639111-70,931-1Asia
Tajikistan9,749,625944,911,140934,838,4859572,655+2Asia
Turkmenistan6,117,9331133,011,6871153,106,246112-94,559-3Asia
Uzbekistan33,935,7654216,932,3514217,003,41442-71,0630Asia
Afghanistan39,835,4283720,434,9813719,400,447381,034,534+1Asia
Bangladesh166,303,494884,031,706882,271,78881,759,9180Asia
Bhutan779,900165414,951164364,94916550,002+1Asia
India1,393,409,0332723,973,4372669,435,596254,537,8410Asia
Iran (Islamic Republic of)85,028,7601842,911,4421742,117,31819794,124+2Asia
Maldives543,620173343,251167200,369179142,882+12Asia
Nepal29,674,9204913,676,6065115,998,31445-2,321,708-6Asia
Pakistan225,199,9295115,884,7985109,315,13156,569,6670Asia
Sri Lanka21,497,3065810,298,4266011,198,88058-900,454-2Asia
China1,444,216,1021740,521,7601703,694,342136,827,4180Asia
China, Hong Kong SAR7,552,8001043,458,7741074,094,026102-635,252-5Asia
China, Macao SAR658,391167316,528170341,863167-25,335-3Asia
China, Taiwan Province of China23,855,0085711,842,6845712,012,32457-169,6400Asia
Dem. People's Republic of Korea25,887,0455412,661,9355513,225,11054-563,175-1Asia
Japan126,050,7961161,534,5631164,516,23311-2,981,6700Asia
Mongolia3,329,2821351,639,0421361,690,240134-51,198-2Asia
Republic of Korea51,305,1842825,678,6282825,626,5562952,072+1Asia
Brunei Darussalam441,532175228,948174212,58417516,364+1Asia
Cambodia16,946,446718,275,136728,671,31070-396,174-2Asia
Indonesia276,361,7884139,131,2894137,230,49941,900,7900Asia
Lao People's Democratic Republic7,379,3581053,703,8571043,675,50110428,3560Asia
Malaysia32,776,1954516,834,9844315,941,21146893,773+3Asia
Myanmar54,806,0142726,412,0242728,393,99026-1,981,966-1Asia
Philippines111,046,9101355,740,6611355,306,24913434,4120Asia
Singapore5,896,6841143,086,3701132,810,314117276,056+4Asia
Thailand69,950,8442034,016,8022035,934,04220-1,917,2400Asia
Timor-Leste1,343,875155679,032155664,84315414,189-1Asia
Viet Nam98,168,8291549,017,9941549,150,83515-132,8410Asia
Antigua and Barbuda98,72820147,67820151,050200-3,372-1North America
Aruba107,19519750,82819856,367195-5,539-3North America
Bahamas396,914178192,917177203,997176-11,080-1North America
Barbados287,708184139,349185148,359183-9,010-2North America
Cuba11,317,498845,617,919855,699,57983-81,660-2North America
Curaçao164,79619275,85619288,940190-13,084-2North America
Dominican Republic10,953,714855,468,642865,485,07285-16,430-1North America
Grenada113,01519556,90219556,113196789+1North America
Guadeloupe400,013177184,366178215,647174-31,281-4North America
Haiti11,541,683825,695,743845,845,94082-150,197-2North America
Jamaica2,973,4621371,475,1891381,498,273138-23,0840North America
Martinique374,743179172,187180202,556178-30,369-2North America
Puerto Rico2,828,2461411,339,1601411,489,086139-149,926-2North America
Saint Lucia184,40118990,79518993,606189-2,8110North America
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines111,26919656,32019654,9491971,371+1North America
Trinidad and Tobago1,403,374154692,570154710,804152-18,234-2North America
United States Virgin Islands104,21819949,47620054,742198-5,266-2North America
Belize404,915176201,255176203,660177-2,405+1North America
Costa Rica5,139,0531232,566,8341242,572,219122-5,385-2North America
El Salvador6,518,5001123,049,5491143,468,951107-419,402-7North America
Guatemala18,249,868678,994,279679,255,58966-261,310-1North America
Honduras10,062,994925,028,683925,034,31194-5,628+2North America
Mexico130,262,2201063,724,7081066,537,51210-2,812,8040North America
Nicaragua6,702,3791103,303,1451113,399,234109-96,089-2North America
Panama4,381,5831282,192,5841302,188,9991273,585-3North America
Argentina45,605,8233222,254,5863423,351,23732-1,096,651-2South America
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)11,832,936805,936,423805,896,5138039,9100South America
Brazil213,993,4416105,101,5167108,891,9256-3,790,409-1South America
Chile19,212,362629,475,340629,737,02264-261,682+2South America
Colombia51,265,8412925,171,4082926,094,43328-923,025-1South America
Ecuador17,888,474688,945,176688,943,298681,8780South America
French Guiana306,450182151,662182154,788182-3,1260South America
Guyana790,329164397,803165392,5261645,277-1South America
Paraguay7,219,6411063,667,4641053,552,177105115,2870South America
Peru33,359,4164416,570,3054516,789,11143-218,806-2South America
Suriname591,798171297,324172294,4741702,850-2South America
Uruguay3,485,1521341,684,5321351,800,620131-116,088-4South America
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)28,704,9475014,110,3085014,594,63950-484,3310South America
Australia25,788,2175512,841,2025412,947,01555-105,813+1Oceania
New Zealand4,860,6421262,388,8601282,471,782125-82,922-3Oceania
Fiji902,899161457,087161445,81216211,275+1Oceania
New Caledonia288,217183144,779183143,4381841,341+1Oceania
Papua New Guinea9,119,005974,656,594954,462,41197194,183+2Oceania
Solomon Islands703,995166357,972166346,02316611,9490Oceania
Vanuatu314,464181159,357181155,1071814,2500Oceania
Guam170,18419185,79519184,3891921,406+1Oceania
Kiribati121,38819359,70919361,679193-1,9700Oceania
Micronesia (Fed. States of)116,25519459,09519457,1601941,9350Oceania
French Polynesia282,534185143,022184139,5121863,510+2Oceania
Samoa200,144188103,61518896,5291887,0860Oceania
Tonga106,75919853,44619753,313199133+2Oceania
Belarus9,442,867964,397,814985,045,05393-647,239-5Europe
Bulgaria6,896,6551083,348,3641103,548,291106-199,927-4Europe
Czechia10,724,553865,282,038875,442,51586-160,477-1Europe
Hungary9,634,162954,587,565965,046,59792-459,032-4Europe
Poland37,797,0003918,312,1114119,484,88937-1,172,778-4Europe
Republic of Moldova4,024,0251311,925,8401322,098,185129-172,345-3Europe
Romania19,127,772639,299,182649,828,59062-529,408-2Europe
Russian Federation145,912,022967,638,243978,273,7799-10,635,5360Europe
Slovakia5,460,7261192,659,2971202,801,429118-142,132-2Europe
Ukraine43,466,8223520,143,8243823,322,99833-3,179,174-5Europe
Channel Islands175,24419086,78519088,459191-1,674+1Europe
Denmark5,813,3021152,889,4811162,923,821114-34,340-2Europe
Estonia1,325,188156628,885156696,303153-67,418-3Europe
Finland5,548,3611172,737,1351192,811,226116-74,091-3Europe
Iceland343,360180172,504179170,8561801,648+1Europe
Ireland4,982,9041242,474,6621252,508,242123-33,580-2Europe
Latvia1,866,934151861,0451521,005,889150-144,844-2Europe
Lithuania2,689,8621421,245,1021431,444,760140-199,658-3Europe
Norway5,465,6291182,764,1601182,701,46911962,691+1Europe
Sweden10,160,159915,091,248905,068,9119022,3370Europe
United Kingdom68,207,1142133,716,2912134,490,82321-774,5320Europe
Albania2,872,9341401,462,0111391,410,92314151,088+2Europe
Bosnia and Herzegovina3,263,4591361,597,8271371,665,632136-67,805-1Europe
Croatia4,081,6571301,969,1421312,112,515128-143,373-3Europe
Greece10,370,747875,090,479915,280,26888-189,789-3Europe
Italy60,367,4712429,411,2392530,956,23223-1,544,993-2Europe
Malta442,790174222,123175220,6671731,456-2Europe
Montenegro628,051169310,591171317,460168-6,869-3Europe
North Macedonia2,082,6621481,041,6321491,041,030148602-1Europe
Portugal10,167,923904,811,936945,355,98787-544,051-7Europe
Serbia8,697,5471014,259,4731014,438,07498-178,601-3Europe
Slovenia2,078,7231491,035,4891501,043,234147-7,745-3Europe
Spain46,745,2113122,979,1013123,766,11031-787,0090Europe
Austria9,043,072984,461,606974,581,46696-119,860-1Europe
Belgium11,632,334815,770,656825,861,67881-91,022-1Europe
France65,426,1772231,662,5862233,763,59122-2,101,0050Europe
Germany83,900,4711941,500,1511942,400,32018-900,169-1Europe
Luxembourg634,814168321,231168313,5831697,648+1Europe
Netherlands17,173,094708,559,054698,614,04071-54,986+2Europe
Switzerland8,715,4941004,325,4471004,390,047100-64,6000Europe
Canada38,067,9133818,897,9023919,170,01139-272,1090North America
United States of America332,915,0743164,729,4313168,185,6433-3,456,2120North America
World 7,874,965,732 3,970,238,390 3,904,727,342 65,511,048