10 Countries with the least population in the World

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Welcome to travellerniche.  Today we wish to show you the Countries with the least population  in the World.  These countries have the lowest population among other countries.


In another article,  we listed the most populated countries in the world which happen to China with over 1.3 Billion people.  They are closely followed by India with a the same population of over 1.6 Billion people.  China surpasses India with over 300,000 gap.  China is currently the country with the most billionaires in the world and has the high GDP in PPP.

On the other hand,  the least most populated country is the Vatican with just about 801 people.  Followed by Tuvalu with a population of about 9k people.

10 Countries with the least population in the World

least populated countries in the world

1. Vatican

As seen in tbe picture above.  The Vatican is a city situated in Rome which is also the capital of Italy.  Of the population of Vatican,  557 of them are Citizens,  246 are residents,  1 is the Pope.  About 75% of the citizen are clergy men.  While 18% belong to the Pontifical Swiss guard.

This city received over 5 million tourist yearly despite the small land area of the city which is just about 44 square meter.

2. Tuvalu

This is the second least populated country in the world.  Tuvalu land area is just about 10 square miles.  It has a population of about 10,064 currently.


3. Nauru

This Nation is located in the pacific ocean.  This means that Nauru is an Island nation. As of 2011, it has a population of 10,084, which represents only .00013% of the world population. This country covers an area of 8.1 square miles, making it the smallest country in the South Pacific.

4. Palau

Population: 21501

Just like Nauru,  Palau is another island country located in the Pacific.  Ngerulmud is the capital of Nauru. One amaxing thing about this country is that it has a whopping 340 islands for just 21,097 people

5. San Marino

Population: 31950

The first entry on this list to be fully surrounded by a country, and yet has stunning landscapes and mountains is San Marino. The country is fully surrounded by Italy.

6. Liechtenstein

Population: 37776

One of only two official ‘doubly-landlocked’ countries in the world (the other is Uzbekistan), Liechtenstein has a slightly higher population than Monaco, and the pair often switch positions as more or less populated.

7. Monaco

Population: 37863

Monaco is is one of the most developed and most beautiful places in the world. It is not regarded as a republic  but as a Principality.  And it is a member of the United Nations

8. Marshall Island

Population: 53069

If you want amazement,  then Marshall island will surprise you.  The Marshall Islands are a single country of over 1,000 islands, most of which are uninhabited. This is another country located near the equated of the Pacific ocean. Which is slightly due west of the International Date Line.. The country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, but only geographically, as it is a separate political power and is a recognized UN member

9. Andorra

Population: 69165

Andorra is regarded as the Principality of Andorra.  It is a sovereign landlocked microstate on the Iberian Peninsula, in the eastern Pyrenees, bordering France to the north and Spain to the south

10. Dominica

Population: 73016

Dominica is a mountainous island located in the Caribbean.



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