As the global population continues to grow, it is important to understand the current trends and projections for the future. This blog will provide an in-depth look at the current state of the world’s population, including data on population growth, demographics, and distribution. We will also explore the potential impacts of population growth on resources, the environment, and society as a whole. Whether you’re a student, researcher, or simply interested in the topic, this blog aims to provide a comprehensive and accessible overview of the world’s population.
According to the UN report, the world population reached 7.8 billion as of March-2020, with 50.4 percent of it male and the remaining 49.6 percent female. The report also estimates that the world population is to increase by more than 1 billion people within the next 15 years, reaching 8.5 billion in 2030, and will increase further to 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion by 2100.
The USCB estimates that the world population exceeded 7 billion on March 12, 2012. According to a separate estimate by the United Nations Population Fund, it reached this milestone on October 31, 2011
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