Many other Asian countries are also extremely large in their own right, although they seem small in comparison to China and India.
These include Indonesia 266,794,980 , Pakistan 200,813,818 and Japan 127,185,332 , all of which are both geographically distant and culturally disparate, emphasising the sheer scale and diversity of the Asian continent. The Maldives , a tropical island country in the Indian Ocean has a similarly sized population of 444,259, while the landlocked Kingdom of Bhutan , located in the Eastern Himalayas and bordered by China, has just 817,054 inhabitants.
The world's largest and most populous continent, Asia has a total population of more than four billion. A number of Asian countries also have populations of fewer than ten million, such as Israel 8.
Population of Countries in Asia 2019 The world's largest and most populous continent, Asia has a total population of more than four billion. At the higher end are countries like Vietnam 96.
The continent is dominated by China and India , with their huge populations of 1. The smallest Asian countries are again geographically and culturally diverse. The majority of Asia's 49 countries have populations of between ten and one hundred million.
The tiny country of Brunei , on the island of Borneo, has a population of just 434,076.