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WOW! CNS News: Food Stamp Rolls in America Surpass The Poulation of Spain

WOW! CNS News: Food Stamp Rolls in America Surpass The Poulation of Spain

Elizabeth Harrington | February 11, 2013

CNSNews.com) – Since taking office in 2009, food stamp rolls under President Barack Obama have risen to more than 47 million people in America, exceeding the population of Spain.

“Now is the time to act boldly and wisely – to not only revive this economy, but to build a new foundation for lasting prosperity,” said Obama during his first joint session address to Congress on Feb. 24, 2009.

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Countries 27-242, By Population

It seems as if there are only 26 countries that have more people in their country than the US has on food stamps -

27

Colombia

46,917,000

February 12, 2013

0.66%

Official population clock

28

Spain

46,815,916

November 1, 2011

0.66%

2011 census

29

Ukraine

45,560,251

December 1, 2012

0.64%

Monthly official estimate

30

Tanzania

44,929,002

August 26, 2012

0.64%

2012 census

31

Argentina

40,117,096

October 27, 2010

0.57%

2010 census

32

Kenya

38,610,097

August 24, 2009

0.55%

2009 census

33

Poland

38,538,447

December 31, 2011

0.55%

Official estimate

34

Algeria

37,800,000

January 1, 2013

0.53%

Official estimate

35

Canada

35,002,447

October 2012

0.5%

Official estimate

36

Uganda

34,131,400

July 1, 2012

0.48%

Official estimate

37

Iraq

33,330,000

July 1, 2011

0.47%

Official estimate

38

Morocco

32,815,500

February 12, 2013

0.46%

Official population clock

39

Sudan

30,894,000

April 22, 2008

0.44%

2008 census

40

Peru

30,135,875

June 30, 2012

0.43%

Official estimate

41

Malaysia

29,599,000

February 12, 2013

0.42%

Official population clock

42

Uzbekistan

29,559,100

January 1, 2012

0.42%

Official estimate

43

Venezuela

28,946,101

October 30, 2011

0.41%

2011 census

44

Saudi Arabia

28,376,355

July 1, 2011

0.4%

Official estimate

45

Nepal

26,494,504

June 22, 2011

0.37%

2011 census

46

Afghanistan

25,500,100

January 1, 2013

0.36%

Official estimate

47

Ghana

24,658,823

September 26, 2010

0.35%

2010 census

48

North Korea

24,554,000

July 1, 2012

0.35%

Official estimate

49

Yemen

24,527,000

July 1, 2012

0.35%

Official estimate

50

Mozambique

23,700,715

July 1, 2012

0.34%

Official estimate

51

Taiwan[9]

23,315,822

December 31, 2012

0.33%

Monthly official estimate

52

Australia

22,901,506

February 12, 2013

0.32%

Official population clock

53

Syria

21,965,000

February 12, 2013

0.31%

Official population clock

54

Ivory Coast

21,395,000

July 1, 2009

0.3%

Official estimate

55

Madagascar

20,696,070

July 1, 2011

0.29%

Official estimate

56

Angola

20,609,300

July 1, 2012

0.29%

Official estimate

57

Sri Lanka

20,277,597

March 21, 2012

0.29%

2012 census

58

Cameroon

19,406,100

January 1, 2010

0.27%

Official estimate

59

Romania

19,043,767

October 20, 2011

0.27%

2011 census

60

Kazakhstan

16,897,000

December 1, 2012

0.24%

Monthly official estimate

61

Netherlands

16,775,273

November 30, 2012

0.24%

Monthly official estimate

62

Chile

16,572,475

April 9, 2012

0.23%

2012 census

63

Niger

16,274,738

July 1, 2012

0.23%

Official estimate

64

Malawi

15,883,000

July 1, 2012

0.22%

UN estimate

65

Burkina Faso

15,730,977

July 1, 2010

0.22%

Official estimate

66

Ecuador

15,421,900

February 12, 2013

0.22%

Official population clock

67

Guatemala

14,713,763

July 1, 2011

0.21%

Official estimate

68

Mali

14,528,662

April 1, 2009

0.21%

2009 census

69

Cambodia

14,478,000

July 1, 2012

0.2%

UN estimate

70

Zambia

13,092,666

October 16, 2010

0.19%

2010 census

71

Zimbabwe

12,973,808

August 17, 2012

0.18%

2012 census

72

Senegal

12,855,153

July 1, 2011

0.18%

Official estimate

73

Chad

11,274,106

May 20, 2009

0.16%

2009 census

74

Cuba

11,163,934

September 15, 2012

0.16%

2012 census

75

Belgium

11,139,292

November 1, 2012

0.16%

Official estimate

76

Guinea

10,824,200

July 1, 2010

0.15%

Official estimate

77

Greece

10,815,197

May 24, 2011

0.15%

2011 census

78

Tunisia

10,777,500

July 1, 2012

0.15%

Official estimate

79

Portugal

10,562,178

March 21, 2011

0.15%

2011 census

80

Rwanda

10,537,222

August 15, 2012

0.15%

2012 census

81

Czech Republic

10,513,209

September 30, 2012

0.15%

Official estimate

82

Bolivia

10,389,913

November 21, 2012

0.15%

2012 census

83

Haiti

10,085,214

July 1, 2010

0.14%

Official estimate

84

Hungary

9,957,731

January 1, 2012

0.14%

Official estimate

85

Somalia[10]

9,797,000

July 1, 2012

0.14%

UN estimate

86

Sweden

9,551,781

November 30, 2012

0.14%

Monthly official estimate

87

Belarus

9,460,700

December 1, 2012

0.13%

Monthly official estimate

88

Dominican Republic

9,445,281

December 1, 2010

0.13%

2010 census

89

Benin

9,352,000

July 1, 2012

0.13%

UN estimate

90

Azerbaijan

9,235,100

January 1, 2012

0.13%

Official estimate

91

Burundi

8,749,000

July 1, 2012

0.12%

UN estimate

92

Austria

8,458,023

July 1, 2012

0.12%

Official estimate

93

Honduras

8,385,072

July 1, 2012

0.12%

Official estimate

94

United Arab Emirates

8,264,070

July 1, 2010

0.12%

Official estimate

95

South Sudan

8,260,490

April 22, 2008

0.12%

2008 census

96

Switzerland

8,014,000

September 30, 2012

0.11%

Quarterly official estimate

97

Israel

7,980,900

December 31, 2012

0.11%

Monthly official estimate

98

Tajikistan

7,800,000

January 1, 2012

0.11%

Official estimate

99

Bulgaria

7,364,570

February 1, 2011

0.1%

2011 census

100

Serbia[11]

7,241,295

January 1, 2012

0.1%

Official estimate

101

Hong Kong (China)[12]

7,136,300

July 1, 2012

0.1%

Official estimate

102

Papua New Guinea

7,059,653

July 10, 2011

0.1%

2011 census

103

Libya

6,469,000

July 1, 2012

0.092%

UN estimate

104

Laos

6,465,800

July 1, 2012

0.092%

Official estimate

105

Paraguay

6,337,127

July 1, 2010

0.09%

Official estimate

106

Jordan

6,262,400

February 12, 2013

0.09%

Official population clock

107

Togo

6,191,155

November 6, 2010

0.088%

2010 census

108

El Salvador

6,183,000

June 30, 2010

0.088%

Official estimate

109

Sierra Leone

6,126,000

July 1, 2012

0.087%

UN estimate

110

Nicaragua

6,071,045

June 30, 2012

0.086%

Official estimate

111

Denmark

5,602,628

December 31, 2012

0.079%

Official estimate

112

Eritrea

5,581,000

July 1, 2012

0.079%

UN estimate

113

Kyrgyzstan

5,551,900

July 1, 2012

0.079%

Official estimate

114

Slovakia

5,445,324

September 30, 2011

0.077%

Official estimate

115

Finland

5,430,120

February 12, 2013

0.08%

Official population clock

116

Singapore

5,312,400

July 1, 2012

0.075%

Official estimate

117

Turkmenistan

5,170,000

July 1, 2012

0.073%

UN estimate

118

Norway

5,068,500

February 12, 2013

0.072%

Official population clock

119

Ireland

4,588,252

April 10, 2011

0.065%

2011 census

120

Central African Republic

4,576,000

July 1, 2012

0.065%

UN estimate

121

Georgia[13]

4,497,600

January 1, 2012

0.064%

Official estimate

122

New Zealand

4,455,500

February 12, 2013

0.063%

Official population clock

123

Costa Rica

4,301,712

June 3, 2011

0.061%

2011 census

124

Palestinian territories[14]

4,293,313

July 1, 2012

0.061%

Official estimate

125

Lebanon

4,292,000

July 1, 2012

0.061%

UN estimate

126

Croatia

4,290,612

March 31, 2011

0.061%

2011 census

127

Liberia

4,245,000

July 1, 2012

0.06%

UN estimate

128

Republic of the Congo

4,233,000

July 1, 2012

0.06%

UN estimate

129

Bosnia and Herzegovina

3,839,737

June 30, 2011

0.054%

Official estimate

130

Puerto Rico (USA)

3,706,690

July 1, 2011

0.052%

Official estimate

131

Oman

3,623,000

July 1, 2012

0.051%

Official estimate

132

Kuwait

3,582,054

December 31, 2010

0.051%

Official estimate

133

Moldova[15]

3,559,500

January 1, 2012

0.05%

Official estimate

134

Panama

3,405,813

May 16, 2010

0.048%

2010 census

135

Mauritania

3,378,254

July 1, 2012

0.048%

Official estimate

136

Uruguay

3,286,314

September 30, 2011

0.047%

2011 census

137

Armenia

3,278,100

September 1, 2012

0.046%

Monthly official estimate

138

Lithuania

2,979,310

January 1, 2013

0.042%

Monthly official estimate

139

Albania

2,821,977

October 1, 2011

0.04%

2011 census

140

Mongolia

2,736,800

July 1, 2009

0.039%

Official estimate

141

Jamaica

2,709,300

December 31, 2011

0.038%

Official estimate

142

Lesotho

2,217,000

July 1, 2012

0.031%

UN estimate

143

Namibia

2,104,900

August 28, 2011

0.03%

2011 census

144

Latvia

2,070,371

March 1, 2011

0.029%

2011 census

145

Macedonia

2,059,794

December 31, 2011

0.029%

Official estimate

146

Slovenia

2,058,520

February 12, 2013

0.029%

Official population clock

147

Botswana

2,024,904

August 22, 2011

0.029%

2011 census

148

Gambia

1,825,000

July 1, 2012

0.026%

UN estimate

149

Qatar

1,757,540

October 31, 2012

0.025%

Official estimate

Kosovo

1,733,872

March 31, 2011

0.025%

2011 census

150

Gabon

1,564,000

July 1, 2012

0.022%

UN estimate

151

Guinea-Bissau

1,520,830

March 1, 2009

0.022%

2009 census

152

Trinidad and Tobago

1,317,714

July 1, 2010

0.019%

Official estimate

153

Estonia

1,294,455

December 31, 2011

0.018%

2011 census

154

Mauritius

1,237,091

July 3, 2011

0.018%

2011 census

155

Bahrain

1,234,571

April 27, 2010

0.017%

2010 census

156

Swaziland

1,220,000

July 1, 2012

0.017%

UN estimate

157

Timor-Leste

1,066,409

July 11, 2010

0.015%

2010 census

158

Fiji

858,038

July 1, 2012

0.012%

Official estimate

159

Cyprus[16]

838,897

October 1, 2011

0.012%

2011 census

160

Réunion (France)

821,136

January 1, 2010

0.012%

Official estimate

161

Djibouti

818,159

May 29, 2009

0.012%

2009 census

162

Guyana

784,894

July 1, 2010

0.011%

Official estimate

163

Equatorial Guinea

740,000

July 1, 2012

0.01%

UN estimate

164

Comoros

724,300

July 1, 2012

0.01%

Official estimate

165

Bhutan

720,679

July 1, 2012

0.01%

Official estimate

166

Montenegro

620,029

April 1, 2011

0.0088%

2011 census

167

Macau (China)[17]

568,700

June 30, 2012

0.008%

Official estimate

168

Western Sahara (Morocco)

567,000

July 1, 2012

0.008%

UN estimate

Transnistria

555,347

November 18, 2004

0.008%

2004 census

169

Solomon Islands

553,935

July 1, 2012

0.0078%

Official estimate

170

Suriname

539,910

July 1, 2011

0.0076%

Official estimate

171

Luxembourg

524,900

December 31, 2011

0.0074%

Official estimate

172

Cape Verde

491,875

June 16, 2010

0.007%

2010 census

173

Malta

416,055

November 20, 2011

0.0059%

2011 census

174

Guadeloupe (France)

403,355

January 1, 2010

0.0057%

Official estimate

175

Martinique (France)

394,173

January 1, 2010

0.0056%

Official estimate

176

Brunei

393,162

June 20, 2011

0.0056%

2011 census

177

Bahamas

351,461

May 3, 2010

0.005%

2010 census

178

Iceland

320,060

April 1, 2012

0.0045%

Official estimate

179

Maldives

317,280

July 1, 2010

0.0045%

Official estimate

180

Belize

312,971

May 12, 2010

0.0044%

2010 census

Northern Cyprus

294,906

December 4, 2011

0.0042%

2011 census

181

Barbados

274,200

July 1, 2010

0.0039%

Official estimate

182

French Polynesia (France)

268,270

August 22, 2012

0.0038%

2012 census

183

Vanuatu

258,213

July 1, 2012

0.0037%

Official estimate

184

New Caledonia (France)

255,651

July 1, 2012

0.0036%

Official estimate

Abkhazia

240,705

February 28, 2011

0.0034%

2011 census

185

French Guiana (France)

229,040

January 1, 2010

0.0032%

Official estimate

186

Mayotte (France)

212,600

August 21, 2012

0.003%

2012 census

187

Samoa

187,820

November 7, 2011

0.0027%

2011 census

188

São Tomé and Príncipe

187,356

May 13, 2012

0.0027%

2012 census

189

Saint Lucia

166,526

May 10, 2010

0.0024%

2010 census

190

Guam (USA)

159,358

April 1, 2010

0.0023%

2010 census

191

Curaçao (Netherlands)

149,679

March 26, 2011

0.0021%

2011 census

Nagorno-Karabakh

141,400

January 1, 2010

0.002%

2010 census

192

United States Virgin Islands (USA)

106,405

April 1, 2010

0.0015%

2010 census

193

Kiribati

104,573

July 1, 2012

0.0015%

Official estimate

194

Tonga

103,981

July 1, 2012

0.0015%

Official estimate

195

Grenada

103,328

May 12, 2011

0.0015%

2011 census

196

Federated States of Micronesia

101,823

July 1, 2012

0.0014%

Official estimate

197

Aruba (Netherlands)

101,484

September 29, 2010

0.0014%

2010 census

198

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

100,892

July 1, 2009

0.0014%

Official estimate

199

Jersey (UK)

97,857

March 27, 2011

0.0014%

2011 census

200

Seychelles

90,945

August 26, 2010

0.0013%

2010 census

201

Antigua and Barbuda

86,295

May 27, 2011

0.0012%

2011 census

202

Isle of Man (UK)

84,497

March 27, 2011

0.0012%

2011 census

203

Andorra

78,115

July 1, 2011

0.0011%

Official estimate

204

Dominica

71,293

May 14, 2011

0.001%

2011 census

205

Bermuda (UK)

64,237

May 20, 2010

0.00091%

2010 census

206

Guernsey (UK)

62,431

March 31, 2010

0.00088%

Official estimate

207

Greenland (Denmark)

56,840

July 1, 2012

0.0008%

Official estimate

208

Marshall Islands

55,548

July 1, 2012

0.00079%

Official estimate

209

American Samoa (USA)

55,519

April 1, 2010

0.00079%

2010 census

210

Cayman Islands (UK)

55,456

October 10, 2010

0.00078%

2010 census

South Ossetia

55,000

January 1, 2012

0.0008%

No official estimate

211

Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

53,883

April 1, 2010

0.00076%

2010 census

212

Saint Kitts and Nevis

51,970

July 1, 2009

0.00074%

Official estimate

213

Faroe Islands (Denmark)

48,139

November 1, 2012

0.00068%

Monthly official estimate

214

Sint Maarten (Netherlands)

37,429

January 1, 2010

0.00053%

Official estimate

215

Saint Martin (France)

36,824

January 1, 2009

0.00052%

Official estimate

216

Liechtenstein

36,476

December 31, 2011

0.00052%

Official estimate

217

Monaco

35,000

July 1, 2012

0.0005%

UN estimate

218

San Marino

32,457

November 30, 2012

0.00046%

Monthly official estimate

219

Turks and Caicos Islands (UK)

31,458

January 25, 2012

0.00045%

2012 census

220

Gibraltar (UK)[18]

29,752

July 1, 2011

0.00042%

Official estimate

221

British Virgin Islands (UK)

29,537

July 1, 2010

0.00042%

Official estimate

222

Åland Islands (Finland)

28,355

December 31, 2011

0.0004%

Official estimate

223

Caribbean Netherlands (Netherlands)

21,133

January 1, 2011

0.0003%

Official estimate

224

Palau

20,770

July 1, 2012

0.00029%

Official estimate

225

Cook Islands (NZ)

17,791

December 1, 2011

0.00025%

2011 census

226

Anguilla (UK)

13,452

May 11, 2011

0.00019%

2011 census

227

Wallis and Futuna (France)

13,152

July 1, 2012

0.00019%

Official estimate

228

Tuvalu

11,264

July 1, 2012

0.00016%

Official estimate

229

Nauru

9,945

October 30, 2011

0.00014%

2011 census

230

Saint Barthélemy (France)

8,902

January 1, 2009

0.00013%

Official estimate

231

Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France)

6,082

January 1, 2009

0.00006%

Official estimate

232

Montserrat (UK)

4,922

May 12, 2011

0.00005%

2011 census

233

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (UK)

4,000

July 1, 2012

0.00004%

UN estimate

234

Falkland Islands (UK)[19]

2,563

April 15, 2012

0.00003%

2012 census

235

Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway)

2,495

March 1, 2010

0.00002%

Official estimate

236

Norfolk Island (Australia)

2,302

August 9, 2011

0.00002%

2011 census

237

Christmas Island (Australia)

2,072

August 9, 2011

0.00002%

2011 census

238

Niue (NZ)

1,414

July 1, 2012

0.00001%

Official estimate

239

Tokelau (NZ)

1,411

October 18, 2011

0.00001%

2011 census

240

Vatican City

793

March 1, 2011

0.00001%

Official estimate

241

Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia)

550

August 9, 2011

0.000001%

2011 census

242

Pitcairn Islands (UK)

66

July 1, 2008

0.0000000%

2008 census