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  • World Population

    The day when the world population reached five hundred crores was 11th July‚ 1987. United Nations Organization has decided to celebrate that day as world population day. The objective of celebrating the world population day was to increase awareness in people about population control. According to United States Census bureau‚ world population has crossed 693 crores.  Given below or few facts about world population. * Population growth in the last fifty years is more than the growth in the previous

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    World Population can be stopped if we work together. Since early times the population of our world has rose from the inventions of medicines and new technology. With population rising towards ten billion we need to begin to start thinking about preserving resources. The rising population can be controlled if we improve education‚ start a two child rule per family‚ and provide family planning guides too young adults in rural countries. Improving education throughout the world will help stall the

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  • World Population Day

    Celebration of World Population Day at IIPS The World Population Day was celebrated at the International Institute for Population Sciences Mumbai on 11th July 2012. A debate on ‘Abortion: Pro-life vs. Pro-choice’ was organized in the institute premises to celebrate the World Population Day. Mr. Rajan Kumar Gupt (PhD student)‚ Ms. Garima Dutta (PhD student)‚ Mr. Castor Valbum Badstue (short-term course participant)‚ Ms. Shraboni Patra (PhD student)‚ Mr. Mayank Prakash (PhD student)‚ and Ms. Kshipra

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  • World Population

    it is easy to see why its total fertility rate‚ life expectancy‚ total population‚ and other demographic identities have changed over the past century. Even with its TFR well below replenishment level‚ their population has continued to grow until recently when the growth rate has decreased and actually turned negative to -.077% (CIA 2012). It is noticeable the effects of WW1‚ WW2‚ and the Korean War have had on its population. During each of these wars the TFR dropped at the start of the war‚ slightly

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  • World Population

    World Population Day is an annual event‚ observed on July 11‚ which seeks to raise awareness of global population issues. The event was established by the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989. It was inspired by the public interest in Five Billion Day on July 11‚ 1987‚ approximately the date on which the world’s population reached five billion people.The world population on the 20th anniversary of Five Billion Day‚ July 11‚ 2007‚ was estimated to have been 6‚727‚551

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  • World Population

    Kevin Webb 5/15/13 World population Many people have expressed great concerns about the rate of growth as well as the size of the world’s population. During the last 50 years‚ the world population has doubled rapidly more than ever before giving a global population of 7 billion. At the beginning of the population increase‚ there were many factors that caused it to grow. With the industrial revolution came advances in agriculture and industry that provided a way for individual families to be able

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  • Questions On World Population

    dotted line‚ extend your line of best fit to the year 2050. What do you predict the population to be for? a) the world? Ans.: the world population is rapidly increasing and I suspect that it will be about 9.8 billion people in 2050. b) Canada? Ans.: likewise‚ Canada’s population is increasing. It will be approximately 44.1 million people in 2050. 2. In 1998 the United Nations estimated that the population of the world would be 8 billion by the year 2025. How does your figure compare to the United

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  • Ageing World Population

    The ageing future Since 1950‚ the world’s population has almost tripled. All of us are living longer than any generation in human history In the year 2000 there were 100‚000 people around the planet who were 100 years old or more. Yet‚ when they were born‚ before aeroplanes and antibiotics and atom bombs‚ before cars and computers‚ there were very few centenarians anywhere in the world. Now millions of people will live into their 70s‚ 80s‚ and 90s‚ and centenarians will no longer be rare. Advances

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  • World Population and Population I. Introduction

    Population I. INTRODUCTION A population is all the organisms of the same group or species who live in the same geographical area and are capable of interbreeding. In ecology the population of a certain species in a certain area is estimated using the Lincoln Index. The area that is used to define a sexual population is such that inter-breeding is possible between any pair within the area and more probable than cross-breeding with individuals from other areas. Normally breeding is substantially

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  • World Population and Health Care

    The Resource Available Affecting Population Every day the world in increasing in number; however this has a possibility of becoming a negative thing. With a continuous increase in population there will not be enough other resources such as food and fuel to supply everyone appropriately. Overpopulation is a problem for every country‚ especially developing countries‚ due to lack of proper resources. Some resources that affect population numbers are money education and health care. These are all factors

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