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Current Most Populous Countries In Oceania (UN Est.)
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These are the 2010 estimated total population figures for all Oceanian countries & overseas dependencies, which are listed on the United Nations Population Division database. We have also included the overall % of the global population which is residing in each nation, and you can also view this exact dataset for the years 2015, 2020 and 2050. These figures were collated as part of the 2008 United Nations revision of the 'World Population Prospects', which was released in 2009.
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Data released by UNdata (United Nations) - June.18.2009 - Next data release 2011
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The Current Most Populous Countries In Oceania
Country/Territory United Nations
Variant [1]
% World Population Estimated 2010
Population [2]
1 Indonesia Medium variant 3.366 232,516,771
2 Australia Medium variant 0.311 21,511,888
3 Papua New Guinea Medium variant 0.100 6,888,387
4 New Zealand Medium variant 0.062 4,303,457
5 East Timor Medium variant 0.017 1,171,163
6 Fiji Medium variant 0.012 854,098
7 Solomon Islands Medium variant 0.008 535,699
8 French Polynesia Medium variant 0.004 272,394
9 New Caledonia Medium variant 0.004 253,743
10 Vanuatu Medium variant 0.004 245,786
11 Guam Medium variant 0.003 179,893
12 Samoa Medium variant 0.003 178,943
13 Micronesia, Fed. States of Medium variant 0.002 111,101
14 Tonga Medium variant 0.002 104,260
15 Kiribati Medium variant 0.001 99,547
16 Northern Mariana Islands Medium variant 0.001 88,409
17 American Samoa Medium variant <0.001 68,505
18 Marshall Islands Medium variant <0.001 63,398
19 Palau Medium variant <0.001 20,531
20 Cook Islands Medium variant <0.001 19,933
21 Wallis & Futuna Islands Medium variant <0.001 15,446
22 Nauru Medium variant <0.001 10,254
23 Tuvalu Medium variant <0.001 9,970
24 Niue Medium variant <0.001 1,438
25 Tokelau Medium variant <0.001 1,206
26 Pitcairn Islands Medium variant <0.001 50
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[1] We have chosen to use the 'Medium Variant' from UNdata.
[2] The statistics quoted above are taken from the UNdata statistics database. UNdata quotes the original sources as being 'United Nations Population Division' (World Population Prospects: The 2008 Revision). UNdata is a statistical service provided by the United Nations. All data is available free of charge and may be copied freely, duplicated and further distributed, provided that UNdata is cited as the reference. The full UNdata re-publishing policy is here. This complete dataset was last updated by UNdata on June.18.2009 & last retrieved by on September.12.2010. UNdata give the next update as April 2011, but these release dates can often be misleading.

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