G20 Countries 2019

The G20 is a forum that is used to discuss policies surrounding international financial stability. The forum was originally formed in 1999. The G20 is made up of a group of nations with the most advanced and emergency economies in the world. These countries make up about 85% of global GDP, over 75% of global trade, and approximately two-thirds of the world’s total population. These nations also make up about half of the earth’s total land area.

The nations that make up the G20 include:

The presidency of the forum rotates every year, and the president has the responsibility of putting together the G20’s agenda is coordination with other members.

Every year, the president of the G20 invites guest countries to add to the agenda and participate in events. Past guests included Malaysia, Zimbabwe, and Sengal. There are also several permanent guest invitees including the Financial Stability Board, Spain, the United Nations, the World Bank Group, and the World Trade Organization.

Rank Flag Country Population 2019
1China1,433,783,686
2India1,366,417,754
3United States329,064,917
4Indonesia270,625,568
5Brazil211,049,527
6Russia145,872,256
7Mexico127,575,529
8Japan126,860,301
9Germany83,517,045
10Turkey83,429,615
11United Kingdom67,530,172
12France65,129,728
13Italy60,550,075
14South Africa58,558,270
15South Korea51,225,308
16Argentina44,780,677
17Canada37,411,047
18Saudi Arabia34,268,528
19Australia25,203,198