The Progress of Nations

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 Statistical profiles
 

 Less populous countries

   
The countries listed below are those with populations of less than 1 million.
                             
  League tables†  
Stunting
1990-1997
DPT3
1998
HIV/AIDS
prevalence
(15-24 years)
(%)
1999
Total
population
(thousands)
1998
Population
under 18
(thousands)
1998
Annual
no. of
births
(thousands)
1998
Annual
no. of
under-5
deaths
(thousands)
1998
Under-5
mortality
rate
1998
GNP
per
capita
($)
1998
% of
under-5
children
under-
weight
1990-97
Net
primary
school
enrolment/
attendance/a
(%)
1994-99
Total
fertility
rate
1998
Maternal
mortality
ratio/b
reported
1980-98
   
Female

Male
 
Andorra 90 72 14 1 0 6 ****
Antigua/Barbuda 100 67 24 1 0 20 8450 98 1.7 150
Bahamas 89 2.7 3.9 296 107 6 0 21 11830 99 2.6
Bahrain 12 98 <0.01 <0.01 595 212 11 0 20 7640 9 97 2.8 46
Barbados 93 0.8 1.2 268 71 3 0 15 7890 100 1.5 0
Belize 87 0.9 2.2 230 109 7 0 43 2660 6 88 3.6 140
Brunei Darussalam 97 <0.01 <0.01 315 122 6 0 9 25160 91 2.8 0
Cape Verde 16 80 408 193 13 1 73 1200 14 99 3.5 55
Comoros 34 75 658 332 23 2 90 370 26 60 4.8 500
Cook Islands 95 19 8 0 0 30 98
Cyprus 98 0.07 0.1 771 223 10 0 9 11920 96 2.0 0
Djibouti 26 23 13.9 8.8 623 298 23 4 156 ** 18 33 5.3
Dominica 99 71 25 1 0 20 3150 89 1.9 65
Equatorial Guinea 81 0.6 0.3 431 213 17 3 171 1110 89 5.5
Fiji 3 86 796 317 17 0 23 2210 8 99 2.7 38
Grenada 97 93 33 2 0 28 3250 98 3.6 0
Guyana 10 90 2.3 3.9 850 313 18 1 79 780 12 87 2.3 190
Iceland 98 0.06 0.1 276 78 4 0 5 27830 98 2.1
Kiribati 88 81 37 3 0 74 1170 71 4.5
Liechtenstein

32 7 0 0 11 ***
Luxembourg 94 422 90 5 0 5 45100 1.7 0
Maldives 27 97 271 138 9 1 87 1130 43 93 5.3 350
Malta 92 384 98 4 0 7 10100 100 1.9
Marshall Islands 86 60 27 2 0 92 1540 100
Micronesia (Fed. States of) 80 114 52 4 0 24 1800 4.0
Monaco 99 33 7 0 0 5 ****
Nauru 50 11 0 0 30 98
Niue 100 2 1 0 100
Palau 74 19 9 1 0 34 ***

Qatar 8 94 <0.01 <0.01 579 180 10 0 18 **** 6

94

3.7 10
Saint Kitts and Nevis 98 39 14 1 0 37 6190

89

2.4 130
Saint Lucia 88 150 54 3 0 21 3660

2.4 30
Saint Vincent/Grenadines 99 112 40 2 0 23 2560 84 2.2 43
Samoa 100 174 80 4 0 27 1070 93 4.1
San Marino 98 26 5 0 0 6
Sao Tome/Principe 26 73 141 75 6 0 77 270 16 93y 4.7
Seychelles 99 76 40 3 0 18 6420 100 2.1
Solomon Islands 69 417 210 14 0 26 760 4.8 550
Suriname 90 0.8 1.3 414 162 8 0 35 1660 2.2 110
Swaziland 76 28 13 952 477 36 3 90 1400 91 4.7 230
Tonga 97 98 41 2 0 23 1750 95 3.6
Tuvalu 94 11 5 0 0 56 100
Vanuatu

93

182 89 5 0 49 1260

90 4.3

† See appropriate chapter for full description.
a/, b/ and y/ See statistical profiles for definitions.
** GNP per capita estimated range $761 to $3030.
*** GNP per capita estimated range $3031 to $9360.
**** GNP per capita estimated range $9361 or more.















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