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Definition: This entry gives an estimate from the US Bureau of the Census based on statistics from population censuses, vital statistics registration systems, or sample surveys pertaining to the recent past and on assumptions about future trends. The total population presents one overall measure of the potential impact of the country on the world and within its region. Note: Starting with the 1993 Factbook, demographic estimates for some countries (mostly African) have explicitly taken into account the effects of the growing impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. These countries are currently: The Bahamas, Benin, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2020See also: Population map
The history of the end of poverty has just begun - by Max Roser in Our World in Data
LinkedIn - 1/17/2022 1:54:00 PM
The history of the end of poverty has just begun The decline of global poverty is one of the most important achievements in history, but the end of poverty is still very far away. by Max Roser January 11,
Omicron to infect half of European population by March, WHO predicts
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 1/12/2022 10:37:00 AM
The omicron variant is expected to have infected more than half the population in the European region in the next six to eight weeks if current trends hold, a World Health Organization official said Tuesday.
Other countries struck by Omicron kept their death tolls low. The US is looking different.
Business Insider on MSN.com - 1/10/2022 6:26:31 PM
Deaths in South Africa, the UK, and Denmark appear low compared to prior waves. Experts and data have suggested this may not play out in the US.
The World Health Organization stresses the importance of vaccinating 70% of the world’s population and recommends a 14-day quarantine
Amico Hoops - 1/6/2022 4:29:00 AM
The World Health Organization (WHO) stressed the importance of ensuring that 70 percent of the world’s population is vaccinated
This Is the Most Obese Country in the World
24/7 Wall St on MSN.com - 1/5/2022 5:45:46 PM
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Vietnam aims to vaccinate adult population with booster by end-March
Reuters - 12/24/2021 4:18:00 AM
The Southeast Asian country ... 62% of its population of 98 million have received at least two vaccine shots. Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest ...
Idaho leads the country in population growth
Tulsa World - 12/25/2021 5:51:00 PM
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s population keeps growing at a faster clip than other states. The state has led the country in population growth for the fifth year in a row. From 2020 to 2021 ...
UN says a third of Arab world's population does not have enough to eat
Middle East Eye - 12/16/2021 3:40:00 PM
A third of the 420 million people in the Arab world do not have enough food to eat in both conflict-affected and non-conflict affected countries ... 16 percent of the population, between 2019 ...
Covid-19 Pandemic Gives New Hope to One of the World’s Fastest-Shrinking Countries
Wall Street Journal - 12/29/2021 7:45:00 PM
SOFIA, Bulgaria—When Nicko Aleksiev left this city for France, in 2011, he didn’t expect he would ever live in Bulgaria again. But after the pandemic hit, Mr. Aleksiev was laid off, and—like ...