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Current UN World Population

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Current UN World Population

By United Nations

List of countries by population obtained from the United Nations (UN)

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Jul 19, 2020

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This dataset is part of the World Population Prospects 2019 and includes total population for both sexes by country as of July 1st of the year indicated.

Figures are presented in the thousands.

On Red Hat Marketplace there is also a dataset, UN World Population Estimates ( UN World Population Estimates includes the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs's probabilistic projections for population.

Cite as: Global population data provided by the UN (GLBPOPUN) Data Ingestion Pipeline Establishment (, Licensed under CC-BY-3.0-IGO (hyperlink:


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