THE UN’s latest World Population Prospects forecasts a rise from billion people today to billion in more than it had previously estimated. This reflects increasing fertility rates in populous countries, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa.
If 7 Billion People Lived Like… Tim de Chant has created a great infographic that shows the ecological footprint that would be used if the whole world’s population (estimated at 7 billion) lived like the inhabitants of various countries.
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How the Human Population Boomed to 7 Billion (Infographic)
This infographic covers some fast facts on the world’s growing population and how we aren’t anticipated to slow down in the future. This information is in line with the idea that the earth is going to reach a limit before the human population will. Fertility rate is dropping, but life expectancy is increasing.
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Africa and the Middle East. This Map Showing What Each Country Leads The World In Is Really Quite Cool. This could be shown to students and then encourage them to find different countries maps of what they lead the world in as well.