10 most difficult demography riddles A list of ten (out of 28) 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 the Dominican Republic. The population of Hispaniola is about twice as large as the population of Cuba (11M).very hard 19% CubaCuba40%HispaniolaHispaniola19%JamaicaJamaica29%Puerto RicoPuerto Rico10%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 5387 answers in 3 languages »Caribbean riddles » Which of the following countries has the largest population ? (for 2017)Poland. The most populous is Poland (38,476,269 people), Canada is smaller (35,623,680), then Sudan (35,345,935), and the smallest is Australia (23,232,413).very hard 25% CanadaCanada17%SudanSudan49%AustraliaAustralia7%PolandPoland25%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 482 answers in 3 languages »countries riddles » The population of which continent, except Australia and Antarctica, is the smallest?South America. Data from 2010: South America 350 million, North America 560 million, Europe 720 million, Africa 980 millionvery hard 26% South AmericaSouth America26%North AmericaNorth America20%EuropeEurope39%AfricaAfrica13%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 4428 answers in 3 languages »continents riddles » Which of the following highly developed countries has the lowest population density?Australia. Apart from Norway (13 persons / km2), the differences between the remaining three are minimal: Australia 3 people / km2; Iceland 3.1; Canada 3.4very hard 30% NorwayNorway18%AustraliaAustralia30%CanadaCanada23%IcelandIceland27%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 5620 answers in 3 languages »country records 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 6422 answers in 3 languages »demographics riddles » How many Muslims are living in Germany?2,6-5%. There are 2.1 to 4 million Muslims in Germany. A large discrepancy between the above data results from the fact that, as research has shown, even half of the 4.2 million people from the Muslim world are non-believers. It is certain, however, that 1.1 million of them have German citizenship. (The photo shows the Şehitlik Mosque in Berlin)very hard 32% 1-2,5%1-2,5%7%2,6-5%2,6-5%32%5,1-7,5%5,1-7,5%31%7,6-10%7,6-10%28%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3757 answers in 3 languages »Islam riddles » Which country of Central America is the most populous?Guatemala. With over 14 million inhabitants, Guatemala is almost twice as populous as Honduras (7.4M) and Nicaragua (5.7M), even though both Honduras and Nicaragua are larger by area. very hard 34% PanamaPanama18%HondurasHonduras26%GuatemalaGuatemala34%Cost RicaCost Rica19%Created by: Cleo. Statistics based on 8421 answers in 3 languages »Central America riddles » What percentage of Czechs have completed at least secondary education?Over 90% of Czechs have completed at least secondary education. This is the highest result in the EU ranking right next to Poles, Slovaks and Slovenians.very hard 34% over 90%over 90%34%about 75%about 75%35%about 60%about 60%21%about 40%about 40%8%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 2456 answers in 2 languages »UE 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 35% SwazilandSwaziland28%BhutanBhutan35%OmanOman19%BruneiBrunei15%Created by: Rafeh. Statistics based on 176 answers »country names riddles » Which Australian state is the most populous?New South Wales is the oldest and most populous state of Australia with a population of just under 8 million. very hard 39% VictoriaVictoria16%QueenslandQueensland32%New South WalesNew South Wales39%Western AustraliaWestern Australia11%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2775 answers in 3 languages »Australia riddles » Play demography quiz and see all the questions.