Russia ended 2016 with a population of 143,440,000 people, which represents a decrease of 3,104,710 people compared to 2015.
Russia ranks No. 9 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The female population is greater, with 77,124,000 women, representing 53.54% of the total, compared to 66,936,000 or 46.46% men.
Russia is a country with a very low population density, with 8 people per square km and it was in position 14th in our ranking of density population in 2016 .