10 most difficult demography riddles A list of ten (out of 18) demography related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Demography quiz What is the most populous island of the Carribean?Hispaniola is the second-largest island in the Caribbean (after Cuba). Its total population of 20M is shared almost equally between Haiti and Dominicana. The population of Hispaniola is about two times larger than the population of Cuba (11M).very hard 19% CubaCuba40%HispaniolaHispaniola19%JamaicaJamaica29%Puerto RicoPuerto Rico10%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 5006 answers in 2 languages »Caribbean riddles » What is the second most populous country in South America?Colombia. The population of Colombia (47M) is larger than Argentina (41M), Peru (30M) and Venezuela (30M)very hard 31% ArgentinaArgentina46%ColombiaColombia31%PeruPeru9%VenezuelaVenezuela12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 5809 answers in 2 languages »Colombia riddles » Which country of the Central America is the most populous?Guatemala. With over 14 million of inhabitants, Guatemala is almost twice as populous as Honduras (7.4) and Nicaragua (5.7), even though both Honduras and Nicaragua are larger by area. very hard 33% PanamaPanama19%HondurasHonduras27%GuatemalaGuatemala33%Cost RicaCost Rica19%Created by: Cleo. Statistics based on 7497 answers in 2 languages »Guatemala riddles » Which country does not have a military?Costa Rica is the only country without a military, and has banned a military since 1949. It does not have an agreement with other countries for defense, unlike small countries, and is defended by the police.very hard 38% Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad and Tobago9%Costa RicaCosta Rica38%LiechtensteinLiechtenstein26%Vatican CityVatican City25%Created by: Roy Zhu. Statistics based on 8627 answers in 2 languages »Central America riddles » Which of these countries is not an absolute monarchy?Bhutan has transitioned from an absolute monarchy to a multi-party democracy. The development of Bhutanese democracy has been marked by the active encouragement and participation of reigning Bhutanese monarchs since the 1950s, beginning with legal reforms such as the abolition of slavery, and culminating in the enactment of Bhutan's Constitution. The first democratic elections in Bhutan began in 2007, and all levels of government had been democratically elected by 2011. These elections included Bhutan's first ever partisan National Assembly election.very hard 39% SwazilandSwaziland24%BhutanBhutan39%OmanOman19%BruneiBrunei16%Created by: Rafeh. Statistics based on 106 answers »demographics riddles » If the whole Scandinavia was one country, how populous would that be?26 million (as much as Jakarta). The combined GDP of Scandinavia would make it 13th economic power in the world, about the same size as Russia and India.hard 43% 80 million (as much as Germany)80 million (as much as Germany)13%60 million (as much as Italy)60 million (as much as Italy)19%40 million (as much as Poland)40 million (as much as Poland)23%26 million (as much as Jakarta)26 million (as much as Jakarta)43%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 13355 answers in 2 languages »Denmark riddles » China, India and the United States are the three most populous countries. Which country comes fourth?Indonesia has 237 millions of inhabitants. It is more than Brazil (201), Pakistan (184) and Nigeria (173), Bangladesh (152), Russia (143) and Japan (127)hard 47% RussiaRussia17%JapanJapan11%BrazilBrazil23%IndonesiaIndonesia47%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 21105 answers in 2 languages »geography of Indonesia riddles » Which European country has the same population size as California?Poland. Both California and Poland have the population of 38M. Of these two, Poland is more densely populated.hard 50% United KingdomUnited Kingdom13%PolandPoland50%SpainSpain15%SwedenSweden20%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 23236 answers in 2 languages »geography of North America riddles » Which Indonesian island is the most populous?Island 3. With a population of 135 million (excluding the 3.6 million on the island of Madura which is administered as part of the provinces of Java), Java is the world's most populous island, and one of the most densely-populated places on the globe.hard 51% island 1island 126%island 2island 217%island 3island 351%island 4island 44%Created by: Rajinder Bhutia. Statistics based on 23583 answers in 2 languages »Indonesia riddles » What is the most populous Arab country?Egypt. With 90M of inhabitants, Egypt is by far the most populous Arab country. The population of Algeria is 38M, Iraq 35M, Sudan 35M, Morocco 32M, Saudi Arabia 31M.hard 53% Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia27%EgyptEgypt53%AlgeriaAlgeria13%MoroccoMorocco6%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14264 answers in 2 languages »geography of North Africa riddles » Play demography quiz and see all the questions.