Do you know what country has the largest population in the world? You might think the answer is Russia due to its massive size, but actually, the country with the largest population in the world is China. This article will explore the most populated countries in the world as well as other fun facts and topics about their respective countries.
1.) China – Population: 1,411,778,724
The People’s Republic of China is the most populated country in the world with 1,411,778,724 people. Yes, you read that number right, almost one and a half billion people!
China is the third largest country in the world in terms of territory size, and the second largest economy in the world.
Speaking of size, if you put together all of China’s railroad tracks in a line, it would circle the world twice. That is a lot of ground to cover!
Any idea who the second most populated country is? Click “continue” to find out.