Asian Countries by population (2019)

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# Country (or dependency) Population
(2019)
Yearly
Change
Net
Change
Density
(P/Km²)
Land Area
(Km²)
Migrants
(net)
Fert.
Rate
Med.
Age
Urban
Pop %
World
Share
1 China 1,420,062,022 0.35 % 5,016,094 151 9,388,211 -324,919 1.6 39 60 % 18.41 %
2 India 1,368,737,513 1.08 % 14,685,659 460 2,973,190 -490,000 2.3 28 34 % 17.74 %
3 Indonesia 269,536,482 1.03 % 2,741,502 149 1,811,570 -165,000 2.3 29 56 % 3.49 %
4 Pakistan 204,596,442 1.88 % 3,782,624 265 770,880 -214,356 3.4 23 40 % 2.65 %
5 Bangladesh 168,065,920 1.02 % 1,697,771 1,291 130,170 -470,000 2.1 27 37 % 2.18 %
6 Japan 126,854,745 -0.26 % -330,587 348 364,555 50,000 1.5 48 94 % 1.64 %
7 Philippines 108,106,310 1.50 % 1,594,236 363 298,170 -130,000 2.9 25 44 % 1.40 %
8 Vietnam 97,429,061 0.97 % 937,915 314 310,070 -40,000 1.9 33 36 % 1.26 %
9 Turkey 82,961,805 1.28 % 1,044,934 108 769,630 305,000 2.0 32 72 % 1.08 %
10 Iran 82,820,766 0.99 % 809,031 51 1,628,550 -55,000 1.6 32 76 % 1.07 %
11 Thailand 69,306,160 0.18 % 122,987 136 510,890 19,444 1.5 40 54 % 0.90 %
12 Myanmar 54,336,138 0.89 % 480,403 83 653,290 -20,000 2.2 29 37 % 0.70 %
13 South Korea 51,339,238 0.34 % 174,803 528 97,230 40,000 1.3 43 82 % 0.67 %
14 Iraq 40,412,299 2.73 % 1,072,546 93 434,320 7,834 4.3 20 69 % 0.52 %
15 Afghanistan 37,209,007 2.30 % 835,831 57 652,860 -60,000 4.4 19 27 % 0.48 %
16 Saudi Arabia 34,140,662 1.75 % 586,319 16 2,149,690 118,000 2.5 32 78 % 0.44 %
17 Uzbekistan 32,807,368 1.37 % 442,372 77 425,400 -8,863 2.2 28 35 % 0.43 %
18 Malaysia 32,454,455 1.29 % 411,997 99 328,550 50,000 2.0 30 77 % 0.42 %
19 Nepal 29,942,018 1.07 % 317,983 209 143,350 -70,000 2.1 25 20 % 0.39 %
20 Yemen 29,579,986 2.30 % 664,702 56 527,970 -30,000 3.8 20 35 % 0.38 %
21 North Korea 25,727,408 0.46 % 116,736 214 120,410 -2,031 1.9 35 61 % 0.33 %
22 Taiwan 23,758,247 0.27 % 64,158 671 35,410 30,000 1.2 42 78 % 0.31 %
23 Sri Lanka 21,018,859 0.33 % 68,818 335 62,710 -90,000 2.0 34 20 % 0.27 %
24 Kazakhstan 18,592,970 1.03 % 189,110 7 2,699,700 0 2.6 31 50 % 0.24 %
25 Syria 18,499,181 1.17 % 214,774 101 183,630 -248,000 2.8 22 80 % 0.24 %
26 Cambodia 16,482,646 1.46 % 236,917 93 176,520 -30,000 2.5 26 22 % 0.21 %
27 Jordan 10,069,794 1.68 % 165,992 113 88,780 0 3.3 23 67 % 0.13 %
28 Azerbaijan 10,014,575 0.91 % 90,661 121 82,658 0 2.0 32 55 % 0.13 %
29 United Arab Emirates 9,682,088 1.47 % 140,473 116 83,600 60,200 1.7 34 93 % 0.13 %
30 Tajikistan 9,292,000 2.03 % 184,789 66 139,960 -20,000 3.3 23 28 % 0.12 %
31 Israel 8,583,916 1.55 % 131,075 397 21,640 10,000 2.9 31 90 % 0.11 %
32 Hong Kong 7,490,776 0.83 % 61,889 7,134 1,050 29,308 1.3 45 N.A. 0.10 %
33 Laos 7,064,242 1.48 % 103,032 31 230,800 -14,704 2.6 24 45 % 0.09 %
34 Kyrgyzstan 6,218,616 1.40 % 85,684 32 191,800 -20,000 2.9 26 36 % 0.08 %
35 Lebanon 6,065,922 -0.45 % -27,587 593 10,230 -30,000 1.7 31 71 % 0.08 %
36 Turkmenistan 5,942,561 1.56 % 91,095 13 469,930 -5,000 2.8 27 49 % 0.08 %
37 Singapore 5,868,104 1.32 % 76,203 8,383 700 59,690 1.3 42 N.A. 0.08 %
38 State of Palestine 5,186,790 2.65 % 134,014 862 6,020 -6,563 3.9 20 74 % 0.07 %
39 Oman 5,001,875 3.56 % 171,929 16 309,500 121,000 2.5 31 71 % 0.06 %
40 Kuwait 4,248,974 1.24 % 51,846 238 17,820 20,000 2.0 34 91 % 0.06 %
41 Georgia 3,904,204 -0.07 % -2,927 56 69,490 -10,000 2.0 39 59 % 0.05 %
42 Mongolia 3,166,244 1.42 % 44,472 2 1,553,560 -3,000 2.7 29 73 % 0.04 %
43 Armenia 2,936,706 0.09 % 2,554 103 28,470 -4,998 1.6 36 64 % 0.04 %
44 Qatar 2,743,901 1.82 % 49,052 236 11,610 40,000 1.9 32 91 % 0.04 %
45 Bahrain 1,637,896 4.52 % 70,903 2,155 760 47,000 2.0 32 79 % 0.02 %
46 Timor-Leste 1,352,360 2.13 % 28,266 91 14,870 -10,001 5.3 18 33 % 0.02 %
47 Cyprus 1,198,427 0.79 % 9,342 130 9,240 5,000 1.3 37 67 % 0.02 %
48 Bhutan 826,229 1.12 % 9,175 22 38,117 0 2.0 29 41 % 0.01 %
49 Macao 642,090 1.53 % 9,672 21,403 30 5,000 1.3 39 96 % 0.01 %
50 Maldives 451,738 1.68 % 7,479 1,506 300 1,952 2.0 31 42 % 0.01 %
51 Brunei 439,336 1.21 % 5,260 83 5,270 352 1.8 32 80 % 0.01 %

Source: Worldometers (www.Worldometers.info)
Elaboration of data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision. (Medium-fertility variant).
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