Subregions in Asia by population (2017)

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# Region Population
(2017)
Yearly
Change
Net
Change
Density
(P/Km²)
Area
(Km²)
Migrants
(net)
Fert.
Rate
Med.
Age
Urban
Pop %
World
Share
1 Southern Asia 1,868,984,557 1.23 % 22,717,923292 6,400,127 -1,412,767 2.53756161 26 35.1 % 24.8 %
2 Eastern Asia 1,648,164,577 0.38 % 6,256,046143 11,560,456 -185,090 1.59356632 38 62.2 % 21.8 %
3 South-Eastern Asia 648,780,040 1.09 % 7,004,243149 4,340,700 -249,569 2.34594225 29 48.7 % 8.6 %
4 Western Asia 267,659,524 1.8 % 4,721,51556 4,805,058 789,433 2.90237555 27 69.3 % 3.5 %
5 Central Asia 70,839,675 1.51 % 1,051,91518 3,926,790 -38,913 2.70655397 26 39 % 0.9 %

World Population by Region in 1950

#RegionPopulation
(1950)
World
Share
1 Asia 1,404,061,590 55.4 %
2 Europe 549,375,019 21.7 %
3 Africa 228,670,019 9 %
4 Northern America 172,602,624 6.8 %
5 Latin America and the Caribbean 168,917,693 6.7 %
6 Oceania 12,647,776 0.5 %

World Population by Region in 2050

#RegionPopulation
(1950)
World
Share
1 Asia 5,256,927,499 53.8 %
2 Africa 2,527,556,761 25.9 %
3 Latin America and the Caribbean 779,841,201 8 %
4 Europe 715,721,014 7.3 %
5 Northern America 434,654,823 4.4 %
6 Oceania 57,121,455 0.6 %
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