Various estimates and studies by various organizations and countries all combine to suggest an estimated world wolf population of 186,000
The United Kingdom & Ireland have zero wild populations, all extirpated a century or more ago.
EUROPEAN POPULATION, except Russia (25,000-30-000 est), Ukraine (2000 est), Belarus (1500-2000 est)= 12,000
ASIA, with the largest populations in China & Mongolia= 74,000
US mostly new & growing in southern 48 (Alaska 7,000 est)= 9,000
NOTE: There is a program to try to bring back the Mexican Red Wolf from a very small remnant population.