Increase, over a specific period of time, in the number of individuals living in a country or region.
The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.
Number of individuals in a population relative to space.
Includes mechanisms or programs which control the numbers of individuals in a population of humans or animals.
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
The total process by which organisms produce offspring. (Stedman, 25th ed)
The branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their ENVIRONMENT, especially as manifested by natural cycles and rhythms, community development and structure, interactions between different kinds of organisms, geographic distributions, and population alterations. (Webster's, 3d ed)
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.
A family of freshwater fish of the order ESOCIFORMES, comprising the pikes, inhabiting the waters of the Northern Hemisphere. There is one genus, Esox, with five species: northern pike, grass pickerel, chain pickerel, muskellunge, and Amur pike.
The continuous sequence of changes undergone by living organisms during the post-embryonic developmental process, such as metamorphosis in insects and amphibians. This includes the developmental stages of apicomplexans such as the malarial parasite, PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM.
Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.
The planning and managing of programs, services, and resources.
Any significant change in measures of climate (such as temperature, precipitation, or wind) lasting for an extended period (decades or longer). It may result from natural factors such as changes in the sun's intensity, natural processes within the climate system such as changes in ocean circulation, or human activities.
The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES, as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease in animals.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The capacity to conceive or to induce conception. It may refer to either the male or female.
The total number of individuals inhabiting a particular region or area.
The sequence of transfers of matter and energy from organism to organism in the form of FOOD. Food chains intertwine locally into a food web because most organisms consume more than one type of animal or plant. PLANTS, which convert SOLAR ENERGY to food by PHOTOSYNTHESIS, are the primary food source. In a predator chain, a plant-eating animal is eaten by a larger animal. In a parasite chain, a smaller organism consumes part of a larger host and may itself be parasitized by smaller organisms. In a saprophytic chain, microorganisms live on dead organic matter.
The branch of physics which deals with the motions of material bodies, including kinematics, dynamics, and statics. When the laws of mechanics are applied to living structures, as to the locomotor system, it is referred to as BIOMECHANICAL PHENOMENA. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
A plant genus of the family PRIMULACEAE. It can cause CONTACT DERMATITIS. SAPONINS have been identified in the root.
The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.
Activities performed by humans.
The longterm manifestations of WEATHER. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
A diverse genus of minute freshwater CRUSTACEA, of the suborder CLADOCERA. They are a major food source for both young and adult freshwater fish.
A partially enclosed body of water, and its surrounding coastal habitats, where saltwater from the ocean mixes with fresh water from rivers or streams. The resulting mixture of seawater and fresh water is called brackish water and its salinity can range from 0.5 to 35 ppt. (accessed http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/estuaries/estuaries01_whatis.html)
Mobilization of human, financial, capital, physical and or natural resources to generate goods and services.
Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.
The number of births in a given population per year or other unit of time.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.
Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.
An international organization whose members include most of the sovereign nations of the world with headquarters in New York City. The primary objectives of the organization are to maintain peace and security and to achieve international cooperation in solving international economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian problems.
Health care programs or services designed to assist individuals in the planning of family size. Various methods of CONTRACEPTION can be used to control the number and timing of childbirths.
The period of history before 500 of the common era.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
A common name (but used formally) for a group of organisms that are mostly kinds of algae including BACILLARIOPHYTA; OOMYCETES; PHAEOPHYCEAE; and CHRYSOPHYCEAE. They all contain CHLOROPLASTS that are thought to have been derived from the endosymbiosis of ancient RED ALGAE.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
Instinctual behavior pattern in which food is obtained by killing and consuming other species.
A family of terrestrial carnivores with long snouts and non-retractable claws. Members include COYOTES; DOGS; FOXES; JACKALS; RACCOON DOGS; and WOLVES.
The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.
A process by which animals in various forms and stages of development are physically distributed through time and space.
The act of feeding on plants by animals.
Techniques used to determine the age of materials, based on the content and half-lives of the RADIOACTIVE ISOTOPES they contain.
The capability of an organism to survive and reproduce. The phenotypic expression of the genotype in a particular environment determines how genetically fit an organism will be.
Processes that incorporate some element of randomness, used particularly to refer to a time series of random variables.
Genotypic differences observed among individuals in a population.
Any of several large carnivorous mammals of the family CANIDAE that usually hunt in packs.
A suborder of CRUSTACEA, order Diplostraca, comprising the water fleas. They are benthic filter feeders that consume PHYTOPLANKTON. The body is laterally compressed and enclosed in a bivalved carapace, from which the head extends.
Differential and non-random reproduction of different genotypes, operating to alter the gene frequencies within a population.
An order of BIRDS with the common name owls characterized by strongly hooked beaks, sharp talons, large heads, forward facing eyes, and facial disks. While considered nocturnal RAPTORS, some owls do hunt by day.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of genetic processes or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The production and movement of food items from point of origin to use or consumption.
A family (Aphididae) of small insects, in the suborder Sternorrhyncha, that suck the juices of plants. Important genera include Schizaphis and Myzus. The latter is known to carry more than 100 virus diseases between plants.
A phylum of acoelomate, bilaterally symmetrical flatworms, without a definite anus. It includes three classes: Cestoda, Turbellaria, and Trematoda.
Places for cultivation and harvesting of fish, particularly in sea waters. (from McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
A country in Southeastern Asia, northwest of Australia in the Lesser Sunda Islands at the eastern end of the Indonesian archipelago. It includes the eastern half of the island of Timor, the Oecussi (Ambeno) region on the northwest portion of the island of Timor, and the islands of Pulau Atauro and Pulau Jaco. On May 20, 2002, East Timor was internationally recognized as an independent state. This followed its declared independence from Portugal on November 20, 1975 and a period of armed conflict with Indonesia.
A widely distributed order of perching BIRDS, including more than half of all bird species.
The scientific study of past societies through artifacts, fossils, etc.
A large or important municipality of a country, usually a major metropolitan center.
The physical measurements of a body.
A group comprised of several species of aquatic carnivores in different genera, in the family Otariidae. In comparison to FUR SEALS, they have shorter, less dense hair.
The science concerned with the detection, chemical composition, and biological action of toxic substances or poisons and the treatment and prevention of toxic manifestations.
A large order of insects characterized by having the mouth parts adapted to piercing or sucking. It is comprised of four suborders: HETEROPTERA, Auchenorrhyncha, Sternorrhyncha, and Coleorrhyncha.
The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
Woody, usually tall, perennial higher plants (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, and some Pterophyta) having usually a main stem and numerous branches.
The number of males per 100 females.
The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
The geographical area of Africa comprising BURUNDI; DJIBOUTI; ETHIOPIA; KENYA; RWANDA; SOMALIA; SUDAN; TANZANIA; and UGANDA.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
The fluctuation of the ALLELE FREQUENCY from one generation to the next.
An animal or plant species in danger of extinction. Causes can include human activity, changing climate, or change in predator/prey ratios.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Double-stranded DNA of MITOCHONDRIA. In eukaryotes, the mitochondrial GENOME is circular and codes for ribosomal RNAs, transfer RNAs, and about 10 proteins.
Slender-bodies diurnal insects having large, broad wings often strikingly colored and patterned.
The state of the ATMOSPHERE over minutes to months.
A geographic area of east and southeast Asia encompassing CHINA; HONG KONG; JAPAN; KOREA; MACAO; MONGOLIA; and TAIWAN.
Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.
INSECTS of the order Coleoptera, containing over 350,000 species in 150 families. They possess hard bodies and their mouthparts are adapted for chewing.
Periodic movements of animals in response to seasonal changes or reproductive instinct. Hormonal changes are the trigger in at least some animals. Most migrations are made for reasons of climatic change, feeding, or breeding.
The ceasing of existence of a species or taxonomic groups of organisms.
Water particles that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.
The family Cervidae of 17 genera and 45 species occurring nearly throughout North America, South America, and Eurasia, on most associated continental islands, and in northern Africa. Wild populations of deer have been established through introduction by people in Cuba, New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, and other places where the family does not naturally occur. They are slim, long-legged and best characterized by the presence of antlers. Their habitat is forests, swamps, brush country, deserts, and arctic tundra. They are usually good swimmers; some migrate seasonally. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1362)

Evolution by small steps and rugged landscapes in the RNA virus phi6. (1/431)

Fisher's geometric model of adaptive evolution argues that adaptive evolution should generally result from the substitution of many mutations of small effect because advantageous mutations of small effect should be more common than those of large effect. However, evidence for both evolution by small steps and for Fisher's model has been mixed. Here we report supporting results from a new experimental test of the model. We subjected the bacteriophage phi6 to intensified genetic drift in small populations and caused viral fitness to decline through the accumulation of a deleterious mutation. We then propagated the mutated virus at a range of larger population sizes and allowed fitness to recover by natural selection. Although fitness declined in one large step, it was usually recovered in smaller steps. More importantly, step size during recovery was smaller with decreasing size of the recovery population. These results confirm Fisher's main prediction that advantageous mutations of small effect should be more common. We also show that the advantageous mutations of small effect are compensatory mutations whose advantage is conditional (epistatic) on the presence of the deleterious mutation, in which case the adaptive landscape of phi6 is likely to be very rugged.  (+info)

Declining survival probability threatens the North Atlantic right whale. (2/431)

The North Atlantic northern right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) is considered the most endangered large whale species. Its population has recovered only slowly since the cessation of commercial whaling and numbers about 300 individuals. We applied mark-recapture statistics to a catalog of photographically identified individuals to obtain the first statistically rigorous estimates of survival probability for this population. Crude survival decreased from about 0.99 per year in 1980 to about 0.94 in 1994. We combined this survival trend with a reported decrease in reproductive rate into a branching process model to compute population growth rate and extinction probability. Population growth rate declined from about 1. 053 in 1980 to about 0.976 in 1994. Under current conditions the population is doomed to extinction; an upper bound on the expected time to extinction is 191 years. The most effective way to improve the prospects of the population is to reduce mortality. The right whale is at risk from entanglement in fishing gear and from collisions with ships. Reducing this human-caused mortality is essential to the viability of this population.  (+info)

Awareness of and attitude of elderly subjects regarding health care and welfare in rapidly ageing population in Japan. (3/431)

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to obtain information on the degree of knowledge and understanding about the current systems of health care and welfare held by the elderly, in order to achieve comprehensiveness in family practice. METHOD: We conducted a study on the awareness of healthy elderly persons by direct interview. The study was carried out in Kuni Village in a remote mountainous region in Japan, where the elderly population accounts for 24.8% of the total population. The subjects were self-dependent in their daily living activities and were aged 65 years and older. RESULTS: The subjects' knowledge of health care and welfare systems was generally good, and the degree of their utilization of these systems was also good. But 83.3% of those who did not want to utilize the welfare system indicated their preference to depend on their family for support. CONCLUSION: Family physicians must endeavour to offer comprehensive care to their patients by including these systems for rapidly ageing communities.  (+info)

Light on population health status. (4/431)

A new approach to illustrating and analysing health status is presented which allows comparisons of various aspects of health in a population at different times and in different populations during given periods. Both quantitative and qualitative elements can be represented, the impact of interventions can be monitored, and the extent to which objectives are achieved can be assessed. The practical application of the approach is demonstrated with reference to the health profiles to Tunisia in 1966 and 1994.  (+info)

Health of the elderly in a community in transition: a survey in Thiruvananthapuram City, Kerala, India. (5/431)

Results of a survey to assess the health and functional status of the elderly (defined as those who are 60 years or older) in Thiruvananthapuram city, the capital of Kerala state, India, are discussed. As the process of development results in longevity without concomitant economic success, traditional support systems break down. The differences in status of the elderly dependent on gender and socioeconomic class are highlighted. Women are poorer and generally suffer more morbidity than men in old age, even though their death rates are lower. The better-off among the elderly enjoy a quality of life much superior to their poor brethren. Thus, in transitional societies such as Kerala, socioeconomic status and gender play a significant role in determining the quality of life of the elderly, a finding which may have some policy implications.  (+info)

Driving through: postpartum care during World War II. (6/431)

In 1996, public outcry over shortened hospital stays for new mothers and their infants led to the passage of a federal law banning "drive-through deliveries." This recent round of brief postpartum stays is not unprecedented. During World War II, a baby boom overwhelmed maternity facilities in American hospitals. Hospital births became more popular and accessible as the Emergency Maternal and Infant Care program subsidized obstetric care for servicemen's wives. Although protocols before the war had called for prolonged bed rest in the puerperium, medical theory was quickly revised as crowded hospitals were forced to discharge mothers after 24 hours. To compensate for short inpatient stays, community-based services such as visiting nursing care, postnatal homes, and prenatal classes evolved to support new mothers. Fueled by rhetoric that identified maternal-child health as a critical factor in military morale, postpartum care during the war years remained comprehensive despite short hospital stays. The wartime experience offers a model of alternatives to legislation for ensuring adequate care of postpartum women.  (+info)

The dynamics of mass migration. (7/431)

We specify a set of equations defining a dynamic model of international migration and estimate its parameters by using data specially collected in Mexico. We then used it to project the a hypothetical Mexican community population forward in time. Beginning with a stable population of 10,000 people, we project ahead 50 years under three different assumptions: no international migration; constant probabilities of in- and out-migration, and dynamic schedules of out- and in-migration that change as migratory experience accumulates. This exercise represents an attempt to model the self-feeding character of international migration noted by prior observers and theorists. Our model quantifies the mechanisms of cumulative causation predicted by social capital theory and illustrates the shortcomings of standard projection methodologies. The failure to model dynamically changing migration schedules yields a 5% overstatement of the projected size of the Mexican population after 50 years, an 11% understatement of the total number of U.S. migrants, a 15% understatement of the prevalence of U.S. migratory experience in the Mexican population, and an 85% understatement of the size of the Mexican population living in the United States.  (+info)

Food safety in the 21st century. (8/431)

The global importance of food safety is not fully appreciated by many public health authorities despite a constant increase in the prevalence of foodborne illness. Numerous devastating outbreaks of salmonellosis, cholera, enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli infections, hepatitis A and other diseases have occurred in both industrialized and developing countries. In addition, many of the re-emerging or newly recognized pathogens are foodborne or have the potential of being transmitted by food and/or drinking water. More foodborne pathogens can be expected because of changing production methods, processes, practices and habits. During the early 21st century, foodborne diseases can be expected to increase, especially in developing countries, in part because of environmental and demographic changes. These vary from climatic changes, changes in microbial and other ecological systems, to decreasing freshwater supplies. However, an even greater challenge to food safety will come from changes resulting directly in degradation of sanitation and the immediate human environment. These include the increased age of human populations, unplanned urbanization and migration and mass production of food due to population growth and changed food habits. Mass tourism and the huge international trade in food and feed is causing food and feedborne pathogens to spread transnationally. As new toxic agents are identified and new toxic effects recognized, the health and trade consequences of toxic chemicals in food will also have global implications. Meeting the huge challenge of food safety in the 21st century will require the application of new methods to identify, monitor and assess foodborne hazards. Both traditional and new technologies for assuring food safety should be improved and fully exploited. This needs to be done through legislative measures where suitable, but with much greater reliance on voluntary compliance and education of consumers and professional food handlers. This will be an important task for the primary health care system aiming at "health for all".  (+info)

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Data & statistics on Rural and urban population growth rates in Vietnam: Total, rural, and urban population growth rates in Vietnam for 1990-2003, Rural and urban population growth rates in Vietnam for 1995-20054, Looks at the implications of expected rapid urbanization on the rural populations in the LMB. Across all countries rural population growth rates are expected to decline from historical values, and rural populations are expected to decline from 123 million to 118 million. However, this overall decline is influenced by trends in the two large countries of Thailand and Vietnam where rural populations ......
Recent studies have shown that human populations have experienced a complex demographic history, including a recent epoch of rapid population growth that led to an excess in the proportion of rare genetic variants in humans today. This excess can impact the burden of private mutations for each individual, defined here as the proportion of heterozygous variants in each newly sequenced individual that are novel compared to another large sample of sequenced individuals. We calculated the burden of private mutations predicted by different demographic models, and compared with empirical estimates based on data from the NHLBI Exome Sequencing Project and data from the Neutral Regions (NR) dataset. We observed a significant excess in the proportion of private mutations in the empirical data compared with models of demographic history without a recent epoch of population growth. Incorporating recent growth into the model provides a much improved fit to empirical observations. This phenomenon becomes more marked
Downloadable! This paper examines the relationship between population growth and economic growth in developing countries from 1965 to 1985. Our results indicate that developing countries were able to shift their labor force from low-productivity agriculture to the higher-productivity industry and service sectors, and to increase productivity within those sectors, despite the rapid growth of their populations. We also find that at given rates of population growth, income growth is related to the time path of population growth and that population growth due to high birth and death rates is associated with slower income growth than population growth due to relatively low birth and death rates. Hence, the timing and components of population growth are important elements in the process of economic development.
we are publishing here the whole article published by PDI on the presidentiables stand on population growth. ---- How they stand on population Philippine Daily Inquirer First Posted 22:51:00 03/06/2010 MANILA, Philippines-Talk of the Town is running the stand of presidential candidates on a number of issues, starting with the countrys fast-growing population, now estimated…
In 2009 The Bixby Center co sponsored the Bixby Scientific Forum The World in 2050: A Scientific Investigation of the Impact of Global Population Changes on a Divided Planet. The results of the Bixby forum are published in a special issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: The Impact of Population Growth on Tomorrows World, a publication of the Royal Society, London with a forward by former Bixby Chair Malcolm Potts.. The experts writing in this volume conclude that slowing population growth is essential if the worlds poor are to be lifted out of poverty, and if the next generations are to live in a biologically sustainable economy. Coming from many disciplines, the authors emphasize how the size, rate of growth and age structure of the human population interact with many other key factors, from environmental change - including atmospheric pollution - to conflict and the breakdown of governance. Fortunately, the assumption that people must become richer or better educated ...
Review the j-shaped growth curve . Why does it appear that the human population does not follow the logistic growth curve that most other populations or organisms follow? In your opinion, what is the best way to deal with human.
Now, each barrel of oil has and energy equivalent of 6.117 × 10^9 J. Then for 32 billion barrels actually produced, we obtain an energy total of: 1.9 x 10^20 J. However, how much of this is used for transportation and other machinery-production processes? Well, nearly 90% or 1.7 x 10^20 J, leaving only: 2 x 10^19 J, but 95% of that is used for energy production to generate heat, air conditioning or other energy input uses. Still, there should be enough to provide food calories if the processes for production were energy-efficient. The problem is they arent - especially with annual food wastage, loss of crops to pests, etc ...
The climate-population relationship has long been conceived. Although the topic has been repeatedly investigated, most of the related works are Eurocentric or qualitative. Consequently, the relationship between climate and population remains ambiguous. In this study, fine-grained temperature reconstructions and historical population data sets have been employed to statistically test a hypothesized relationship between temperature change and population growth (i.e., cooling associated with below average population growth) in China over the past millennium. The important results were: (1) Long-term temperature change significantly determined the population growth dynamics of China. However, spatial variation existed, whilst population growth in Central China was shown to be responsive to both long- and short-term temperature changes; in marginal areas, population growth was only sensitive to short-term temperature fluctuations. (2) Temporally, the temperature-population relationship was obscured ...
Relative population growth affects relative prices through the so-called Balassa-Samuelson (BS) mechanism and that in turn impacts PPP. This paper empirically investigates the relationship between the PPP exchange rate and relative population growth in a panel of 80 selected countries. Following the BS hypothesis, this paper argues that relative population growth affects nominal wages that impact price levels and thereby impacts PPP. Using panel cointegration and fully modified ordinary least square (FMOLS), the empirical results show that there is a stable relationship between PPP exchange rate and relative population growth in the long run. These empirical findings suggest that population growth have an important role in exchange rate determination through PPP.. ...
But these policies must strengthen, rather than weaken, fundamental human rights and freedoms. life tables example. AP Environmental Science LCHS Dr. E. Population Dynamics Outline. The interaction between human population and agricultural production is complex.Intense debates have been continued on population growth against agricultural development. Achille Guillard first used the title on his book: Elements de Statistique Humaine ou Demographie Comparee. Exponential Population Growth (J CURVE) - When resources are UNLIMITED, population will increase ... -Human impact-Habitat loss. Human population timeline Take turns reading the cards out loud while we note on the timeline the important milestones in human population growth Total fertility rate : Average number of children a woman produces in a population throughout her life In a very short amount of time the human population exploded and is still growing very fast. Dynamics of are the underlying causes of change or determination of human ...
The population growth rate is reaching an astounding level in Tanzania and Eastern Africa. It is applying increasing pressure on things like social services, land availability, job opportunities, conservation and localized resources. This study looks at the perceptions of both men and women surrounding social and environmental factors contributing to the high population growth rate. It looks more specifically at factors including childbearing, birth control methods and their effectiveness, and how the birth rate correlates with changing quality of life. This study was conducted in Kizanda Village in the West Usambara Mountains of Northern Tanzania, a region following the trend of a high population growth rate as well as a recent introduction to Western birth control. This study took place from April 5th to April 23rd, 2014. Semi-structured interviews (n = 102) resulted in evidence of high use of local methods of birth control but also an increase in the use of Western birth control over the course of
Admission of more than one million immigrants per year adds significantly to the rapid population growth of the United States. Because some immigrants leave voluntarily or are deported the net population increase each year from immigrants is a bit less than one million according to the U.S. Census Bureau (USCB). The USCBs annually estimates the amount of population change from births, deaths, net domestic migration (interstate), and net international migration. The latter category is mostly the arrival and departure of foreigners.. Since mass immigration was unleashed by legislation in 1965, the share of the U.S. population increase due to immigration has grown rapidly. For example, the USCB data show net immigration accounting for 32 percent of the increase for the 1990-1999 period. For the most recent period (2010-2014), the share grew to 40.2 percent.. Those percentages, however, understate the impact of immigration on population increase. That is because the other factor in population ...
While it is easy to measure population growth, climate change has proved to be a more difficult concept. Globally, Asia and Africa are the regions that have been experiencing relatively fast population growth and they are the regions with the highest population of people living in poverty. The global population stands at 7.2 billion people by 2015, with annual growth rate of 1.18 between 2010 and 2015. The most developed countries have 1251 million people with growth rate of 0.9 over the same period. However, poorer regions hold most of the worlds population, with less developed and least developed regions having 6098 million and 954 million people respectively. The annual growth rate of population between 2010 and 2015 is 1.36 and 2.38 in less developed and least developed regions respectively. While United States of America has annual population growth rate of 0.8 between 2010 and 2015, Kenya has 0.5 over the same period. (UNFPA, 2015) ...
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Follow-up studies are of particular interest. One of the most important was carried out by Goldfarb who chose two groups of children of similar heredity. Those in the first group had been brought up in institutions until the age of 3 and then placed in the care of foster parents, whereas those in the second group had been handed over to foster parents from the outset. In all cases separation had taken place within the first 9 months of life. The lack of intellectual ability, and particularly the ability to conceptualize, were particularly marked in the group sent to an institution at an early age (22). On the effects of the length of the intersib interval Anastasi (11) reports on a French study in which . . . there were 1,244 two-sibling families . . . both siblings had been tested. These were separated into long interval and short interval sibships, the latter being defined as those falling at or below the median interval. On the intelligence test, the children with long intersib intervals ...
Unfortunately, in the rancor of the presidential primary season, discussion of the benefits immigrants bring to rural communities and states has gotten lost. In this two-part series, we aim to remedy that oversight. Todays post focuses on population growth. In Part 2, we will look at economic growth. Taken together, both population growth and economic growth from new Americans comprise a two-fold boost to rural communities.
Madagascar People 2003: Population, Age structure, Population growth rate, Sex ratio, Life expectancy at birth, HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate, Major infectious diseases, Nationality, Ethnic groups, Religions, Languages Age structure, Immigration.
2015 Uganda Population Growth Rate, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Net Migration Rate data, including comparisons against world and regional benchmarks. This page is part of Econ Stats, the Economic Indicators and Statistics Database that has been compiled by EconomyWatch.com from thousands of data sources, including the IMF, World Bank, World Economic Forum and CIA.
Lachish, S and Jones, ME and McCallum, HI (2007) The impact of disease on the survival and population growth rate of the Tasmanian devil. Journal of Animal Ecology, 76. pp. 926-936. ISSN 0021-8790 ...
Taking China as a case study, China is one country that almost suffered such an inevitable situation, but where able to manage and checkmate this problem by taking some bold steps like the limitation on the birth rate. Currently the world s population growth rate stands at about 1.4% (2000 est. Resources DPR Nigeria (2005), Chat on Nigeria fuel share of energy consumption, 2001 (Department Abstract PIP: The population of Nigeria is growing at a rate of 3.75%/year indicating a doubling of the population every 22 years. The Christian religion in turn prohibits the most effective forms of contraception and most are anti-abortion. emissions. If you take tribalism and multiply it by a high population - you will get a massive problem! However, it appears the population growth rate in Nigeria is influenced by the interplay of the three main demographic processes of fertility, mortality and migration. Factors Affecting Nigerias Underdevelopment. By acting as sustainable world viewers, Nigerians will ...
Everyone knows that the UNs 2015 Sustainable Development Goals were intended to literally make the world a better case. But a recent analysis shows how they might accomplish that in ways that may not have been expected. Based on an analysis by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Asian Demographic Research Institute (ADRI) at Shanghai University, achievement of these goals could result in a significant decrease in population growth.While none of the 17 goals explicitly seek to reduce population growth, a number of them contribute to that result. The goals are aimed at fighting poverty, reducing inequality, hunger and sickness, as well as addressing climate change, while leaving nobody behind. They include enablers such as quality primary and secondary education for all children, improved sanitation, and reduced child mortality. While it may not be intuitively obvious that these actions would reduce population growth, according to this study, they will.Its hard to
President Donald Trump and the more than 50 new Members of the 115th Congress should learn about the critical issue of population growth. Students should submit an original photo showing how the U.S. environment is being damaged by population growth. With your photo, include your own 40-50 word description of why an official population policy will help to slow, halt, and eventually reverse our nations population growth - and protect environmental treasures in the U.S. Your submission may be used to create an NPG advertisement.. First ...
Elasticity is a perturbation measure in matrix projection models that quantifiesthe proportional change in population growth rate as a function of a proportionalchange in a demographic transition (growth, survival, reproduction, etc.). Elasticities thusindicate the relative importance of life cycle transitions for population growth and maintenance.In this paper, we discuss the applications of elasticity analysis, and its extension,loop analysis, in life history studies and conservation. Elasticity can be interpreted as therelative contribution of a demographic parameter to population growth rate. Loop analysisreveals the underlying pathway structure of the life cycle graph. The different kinds ofresults of the two analyses in studies of life histories are emphasized. Because elasticitiesquantify the relative importance of life cycle transitions to population growth rate, it isgenerally inferred that management should focus on the transitions with the largest elasticities.Such predictions based ...
The recent rapid increase in human population over the past two centuries has raised concerns that humans are beginning to overpopulate the Earth. The planet may not be able to sustain larger numbers of people. The population has been growing since the end of the Black Death, around the year 1400.[5] At the beginning of the 19th century, it had reached roughly 1,000,000,000 (one billion). Rapid population growth occurred all over the world, especially after World War II. By 1960, the world population had reached 3 billion, and it doubled to 6 billion over the next four decades. As of 2011, the estimated annual growth rate was 1.10%, down from a peak of 2.2% in 1963, and the world population stood at roughly 6.9 billion. In 2014, it is over seven billion. Current projections show a steady decline in the population growth rate, with the population expected to reach between 8 and 10.5 billion between the year 2040[6][7] and 2050.[8] The scientific consensus is that the present population growth and ...
This article discusses the Bixby publication The Impact of Population Growth on Tomorrows World a special theme issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.. Excerpt:. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-a journal from the Royal Society whose motto is Take nobodys word for it -wades into these treacherous waters this week with a special issue, The Impact of Population Growth on Tomorrows World. As Roger Short of the University of Melbourne writes in the introduction, The inexorable increase in human numbers is exhausting conventional energy supplies, accelerating environmental pollution and global warming, and providing an increasing number of failed states where civil unrest prevails, among other faults. And he goes so far as to call for a halt to future population growth.. Then again, ask other contributors to the special issue, is population growth even a problem? After all, as various nations have developed, birth rates have fallen-in some cases so much ...
Australias centre of population at June 2016 was approximately 40 kilometres east of the small service town of Ivanhoe in western New South Wales. This location reflects the concentration of population in south-east Australia. The centre of population moved around 13 kilometres west between 2006 and 2016. This shift reflects rapid population growth in Western Australia over this ten-year period. ...
Sheila Newman is writing a thesis in Environmental Sociology, comparing the population policies of Australia and France since 1945 and looking at trajectories to 2050. She welcomes responses to this article. - Malthusian Policies Eco-malthusianism is the philosophy of ecological and environmental organisations that apply the malthusian notion of scarcity not just to food *1 but to natural ammenites, such as human living space and wild spaces; biodiversity; natural resources, such as clean water, air and productive soil. The more ecological and biodiversity oriented among them tend to see solutions as lying in a bioregional approach, where population numbers and economies are adapted to regional biophysical limitations, leaving plenty of room for all native species and some well managed introduced ones. Eco-malthusianism is quite vestigial in France, existing only at the level of professional biological and zoological ecologists. The concept of biodiverse ecology has been subsumed to the notion ...
The human population has existed for a little more than 500,000 years. About 10,000 years ago, the total human population was about 3 million people, most of them hunters and gatherers. The development of early agriculture provided a stable supply of food and as a result the human population increased rapidly and reached one billion (1,000,000,000) in 1840. The development of technology and medicine in the 20th century reduced the death rate and increased the growth rate even further. Despite these advances, human population growth differs dramatically country by country. Your task is to design a presentation using a Power Point slide show to compare the population dynamics in an underdeveloped country and a developed country using the parameters outlined below ...
Three hours lecture per week. This course will explore the underlying causes of the current environmental sustainability crises, using lectures, case studies and recitation to explore and to understand the human impact on the Earths environment and the sustainability of human culture. The student will comprehend the causes and the extent of the unsustainable use of earths resources and the danger of the collapse of the planets environmental support systems. Topics will include: the exponential function as it applies to human population growth and resource use; the economic and political causes of the sustainability crisis; resource use and depletion; human population dynamics; the transition from fossil fuel energy to renewable energy; feeding a hungry world; climate disturbance (causes, mitigation and adaptation); denial of human impacts on the environment; and steps towards an environmentally sustainable human society. Prerequisite: 101 or BIOL 160 and 161.. ...
Jake Rice and … economist Serge Garcia, are concerned that measures to conserve marine biodiversity are in contradiction with policies to protect food security, with the likely upshot that both will fail to address their respective goals.. The conundrum is straightforward: by mid-century, therell be an additional 2 billion people on earth, each of whom will need to eat. In total, theyll require an extra 3.65*108 of dietary protein. Forecasts suggest that well need an 11% increase in irrigation for grain production just to keep pace with human population growth, not withstanding the impacts of climate change on crops and water availability. Right now, one-third of the worlds population relies on fish and fisheries products for at least one-fifth of their annual protein intake; if that continues to be the case, well need around 70 million metric tonnes more fish protein by 2050, says Rice.. Thats something like 75-100% of current fish protein production. So how can we generate this and ...
Hanson in his brief makes a good case for more than half the existing human population being killed off - likely by starvation, disease or violence. The starvation will come because of dwindling oil supplies available for mass food production. There are currently barely 1.2 liters per person per day available for food production, storage and transport in a world of 7.3b people. This compares to 2.2 L in the 1970s when there were 2.7- 3.0b fewer mouths to feed. From 2005 this will diminish by 2-4% per year contingent on population growth - currently at 85m a year. By the time the population reaches 9-10 billion by 2050, that production level may be barely 0.5 L per person which telegraphs mass starvation ...
The imminent P shortage is the unknown crisis of the 21st century despite the fact that it was a major concern to the office of Franklin D. Roosevelt over 80 years ago. Although many people do not consider P in their day to day lives, P shortages and limitations will have a deleterious effect on world nutrition and food supply in the imminent future. Most independent reports agree that world peak phosphorous will occur by the year 2035. At our current rate of P consumption (2-3% annual growth), the total world P supply will run out between 2075 and 2100. To perplex the issue further, with the current rate of human population growth, the global population will reach ~9.5 billion by the year 2050. So, we will have increased demand for a depleting resource. The last, and perhaps most troubling issue, is that 72-85% of the worlds phosphorous supply held by Morocco. And of this percentage, 10% is locked up in a dispute between Western Sahara and Morocco over the Bou Craa mine that has sparked a ...
The causes and conditions we observe and experience today and which will be observed and experienced in the future are not the result of human beings in general being significantly more intelligent or skillful now than they were in past generations. It took only a very small number of human beings to develop the various means for rapidly increasing and improving on our methodologies and technologies for exploiting the planetary resources. This has enabled both the vast resulting human population growth and the rapid widespread growth in human desires for ever more resource consumption. However the overall quantities and qualities of planetary resources remains limited, increasingly subjected to forces of entropy and increasingly more resource intensive to acquire. When the global population grows daily by the equivalent of the population of Germany and the amount of land suitable for growing food continues to be lessened by the development of other land uses and soil continues to loose more ...
Human population growth brings with it a huge demand for goods and services, which increases over time. It is currently recognized that the environment and biodiversity provides multiple benefits to humans beings through environmental services; however, these have been altered gradually by the use and abuse of these natural resources by society (Herrmann et al. 2016). The planet is a dynamic entity that has undergone major alterations in its physiography and lost much of its former biological diversity on multiple occasions throughout its history. Today, most of the serious environmental problems our generation faces are either caused or aggravated by human actions; some examples are the introduction of exotic species, changes of land use, or climate change. These three factors disrupt biological patterns and processes and impact ecological relationships shaped over millions of years, such as those between hosts and parasites (Brooks and Hoberg 2007).. Anthropogenic activities may foster changes ...
World governments, the public, and the UN now recognize that the human population number matters in achieving ecological sustainability for human communities.. For forty years, since the first United Nations environment meeting in Stockholm in 1972, environmentalists have debated whether we should include human population growth among the urgent challenges of human consumption, industrial toxins, species loss, global warming, and so forth.. This debate appears to be resolved. Clearly, human population figures have an impact on the health of natural ecosystems. Virtually every nation in the world seeks more commodities for its citizens, and a growing population multiplies the effect of this growing per-capita resource consumption. We could make all the right moves regarding energy systems, transportation, and recycling, and still overshoot Earths capacity with unsustainable numbers of humans. It is a good sign that the United Nations now recognizes this.. UN special session on population. Next ...
Human Population Growth Historically Early Hunter Gatherers Nomadic, With a Strong Sense of the Earth Practiced Intentional Birth Control Rise of Agriculture Necessary for Survival Animals became extinct via predation and altered habitat Humans began to cultivate own food
Revised data on population growth shows Africa growing even faster than analysts thought. Nigeria will be more populous than the U.S.
About 2.5 billion people, two-fifths of the worlds population, live in parts of the world affected by dengue, and an additional 120 million people travel to dengue-affected areas annually. Between 50 and 100 million people are infected each year, and the World Health Organization says the number is rising due to human population growth and the increased spread of vector mosquitoes. Unlike malaria, dengue is more prevalent in urban than rural areas. Dengue illness involves sudden severe headache, muscle and joint pain, diarrhea, vomiting, and a high fever typically lasting about a week. In a small number of cases, it develops into dengue hemorrhagic fever and proves fatal ...
Human population growth has resulted in more frequent interactions between humans and wildlife, making it increasingly important to understand how anthropogenic disturbance affects animal populations. A number of recent studies on birds have shown that individuals experiencing high levels of disturbance are frequently more aggressive than conspecifics living in less disturbed areas. Our study asked whether heterospecific aggression varied in Western Bluebirds (Sialia mexicana) breeding in artificial nest boxes over a gradient of human disturbance in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, Canada. Unlike most previous studies, which have investigated effects of high disturbance (urbanization), our study focused on sites with lower rates of human disturbance, including ranch lands, vineyards, and recreational trails. Using decoys and playback, we measured the response of bluebird pairs to a simulated territory intrusion by one of two heterospecifics: a competing cavity nester, the House Wren ...
With the availability of advanced genomics research tools, scientists are increasingly looking to genome-level approaches to optimize productivity, nutrition, and viability of many agricultural products. Agrigenomics researchers are coming to rely on genomics to help address the rising constraints in our worlds food supply caused by such events as human population growth and global weather pattern changes ...
On-going human population growth and changing patterns of resource consumption are increasing global demand for ecosystem services, many of which are provided by soils. Some of these ecosystem service
Background. This paper explores the framings of trypanosomiasis, a widespread and potentially fatal zoonotic disease transmitted by tsetse flies (Glossina species) affecting both humans and livestock. This is a country case study focusing on the political economy of knowledge in Zambia. It is a pertinent time to examine this issue as human population growth and other factors have led to migration into tsetse-inhabited areas with little historical influence from livestock. Disease transmission in new human-wildlife interfaces such as these is a greater risk, and opinions on the best way to manage this are deeply divided.. Methods. A qualitative case study method was used to examine the narratives on trypanosomiasis in the Zambian policy context through a series of key informant interviews. Interviewees included key actors from international organisations, research organisations and local activists from a variety of perspectives acknowledging the need to explore the relationships between the ...
Following the entry of Zea mays to northeast North America, there are indications of human population growth, suggesting crop intensification. Isotopic values from bone collagen have been inconsistent with this hypothesis, showing temporal and regional fluctuations that have led to hypotheses of sporadic overreliance on this super-crop. Following Katzenbergs suggestion that intake of this carbohydrate should be measured through apatite rather than protein tissue, and with the permission of the Huron-Wendat Nation of Wendake, Quebec, we measured tooth enamel δ13C from 167 permanent tooth crowns (most M1), retained after reburial of the skeletons. Enamel values encapsulate diet from early childhood (3 to 4 years of age). The teeth represent 16 ancestral Huron-Wendat sites in southern Ontario. Isotopic values show a gradual increase in reliance on maize from the 14th to 17th centuries, perhaps reflecting development of crop strains that were more reliable at higher latitudes. This pattern of δ13C
After reading this entry, I have become more aware on the increasing issue regarding the Pine Rockland. Unfortunately there are so many people living in South Florida who is not aware of the damage their causing. As mentioned in the blogpost, development and human population growth are the biggest enemy to the natural Pine Rockland species. It is imperative for the locals to become more informed and do something to help preserve the natural Pine Rocklands. It is truly a shame that people can purchase these areas and continue to destroy our natural ecosystem. All in all, if local neighborhoods surrounding some of these Pine Rocklands begin to spread the word I firmly believe that therell be a chance of preserving them ...
The old adage that the solution to pollution is dilution still holds true today. Thousands of chemicals are released into the environment, deliberately or accidentally, by humans, and many are found in measurable levels in water, air, land, wildlife and people. Because of unprecedented human population growth, environmental pollution is expected to increase, and the contributions of chemical pollution to wildlife declines is a grave concern. Taking Pacific salmonids as our starting point, well discuss the major classes of chemical contaminants attracting attention around the world, and look at progressive solutions that may help combat pollution.. ...
One of the primary purposes of the U.S. Census is to measure population distribution and change. Although the nation as a whole has continued to expand, growth has been far from uniform. Between 1990 and 2000, 684 of the nations 3142 counties reported a population loss, many of these in the Great Plains states. At the same time, five counties (three in Colorado and two in Georgia) more than doubled their population, and another 80 counties experienced growth rates greater than 50 percent. Altogether, 1109 of the nations counties reported growth that exceeded the national growth rate of approximately 13 percent between 1990 and 2000. For more information on population growth in the United States, see our rankings. ...
One of the primary purposes of the U.S. Census is to measure population distribution and change. Although the nation as a whole has continued to expand, growth has been far from uniform. Between 1990 and 2000, 684 of the nations 3142 counties reported a population loss, many of these in the Great Plains states. At the same time, five counties (three in Colorado and two in Georgia) more than doubled their population, and another 80 counties experienced growth rates greater than 50 percent. Altogether, 1109 of the nations counties reported growth that exceeded the national growth rate of approximately 13 percent between 1990 and 2000. For more information on population growth in the United States, see our rankings. ...
Choose the location for which you want to calculate the population growth rate. This could be for the entire United States, a specific region, state or smaller area, depending on the purpose of your calculation and how you will use that data. This example will focus on the city of Las Vegas, Nevada.. Determine the years you want to compare. This could be the population growth rate from one year to another, or you might want to determine what the increase or decrease was over a longer span of time, such as 10 or even 50 years. As an example, lets calculate the population change from 2000 to 2007 for Las Vegas, Nevada.. Determine the population in the starting year for your population growth rate comparison. The U.S. Census Bureau has a website with information to help you find these numbers for the location you are comparing (see Resources). The starting population in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the year 2000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau website, was 478,434.. Determine the population for the ...
Solomon Islands Population Growth Rate table by year, historic, and current data. Current Solomon Islands Population Growth Rate is 2.01%.
Population growth (annual %) in Mozambique was last measured at 2.76 in 2015, according to the World Bank. Annual population growth rate for year t is the exponential rate of growth of midyear population from year t-1 to t, expressed as a percentage . Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.This page has the latest values, historical data, forecasts, charts, statistics, an economic calendar and news for Population growth (annual %) in Mozambique.
Azerbaijan People 2008: Population, Age structure, Population growth rate, Sex ratio, Life expectancy at birth, HIV/AIDS - adult prevalence rate, Major infectious diseases, Nationality, Ethnic groups, Religions, Languages Age structure, Immigration.
The new population estimates are out for large and small urban centres (CMAs and CAs). I have already seen articles and posts from city managers, etc. talking about how well their population growth did during the pandemic. Probably wise not to put the cart in front of the horse. The population estimates are for July 1 - basically only one quarter into the pandemic. In other words the population, migration and immigration estimates are mostly for the 8 months before the pandemic even started. Probably not a good idea to link these numbers to your communitys pandemic results. Anyway here is the detailed data for NB urban centres. The Moncton CMA added 2,850 to its population in 2020 (July 2019 to June 2020) down from 3,310 the year before - likely a Covid-19 impact but we dont know yet. Still that was enough to make the Moncton CMA 7th out of 35 CMAs for population growth - second only to Halifax east of Oshawa. Fredericton had a strong population growth and Saint John added population again - ...
Southern Nevada ecosystems are subject to a number of stressors that range in scope from local to regional to global. At the regional scale, human population growth and related activities constitute a major stressor. Nevada has undergone significant change due to unprecedented population growth and ongoing global change processes. Nevadas growth rate has been the highest in the nation for the last five decades ...
Damage from aphids to wheat plants is noticeable from a distance and can result in water stress, reduced plant growth and wilting. Different aphids are said to cause different colorations when damaging the plants. The comparison of aphid performance on a set of closely related species can help identify traits related to plant defense and aphid performance. Such studies can help inform future experiments that study specific mechanisms of plant resistance. Its important to know what causes aphids to damage some plants more than others so we can find ways to prevent it. I observed the effects that wheat, barley and sorghum have on the population growth rate of corn leaf aphids and green bugs. Also, the effect the aphids have on the plants and how much they damage each type. Will one aphid species have an exceptionally higher rate of reproduction on a specific plant? Is aphid population growth affected by competition between species? I found the green bug population grew faster than the corn leaf ...
Fulton Countys population growth from the 2000 decennial census through the 2010 Census grew by 4.1 percent, a rate higher than the states growth rate of 3.4 percent, according to U.S. Census data released last week.. During the 10-year period, the countys population increased from 14,261 in 2000 to 14,845 in 2010. All but five of the countys 13 municipalities gained population. Only Ayr, Dublin, Taylor, Wells and Valley-Hi Borough lost population during the decennial period. Townships experiencing the largest rate of growth were Brush Creek, Licking Creek and Union, all posting double-digit growth. The borough of Mc- Connellsburg also grew by 13.7 percent during the period.. Fulton Countys modest increase in population was enough to rank it as the 26th highest (out of 67 counties) in the state in terms of population increase. Counties losing the most in population were Cameron, Elk and Fayette counties.. Franklin County experienced a huge population growth during the 10-year period and ...
Contact: Susan Ferris Hill, S.C. Sea Grant Consortium, (843) 953-2092, [email protected] or Christine Laporte, (706) 542-1280, [email protected] The South Atlantic Regional Research Project (SARRP) recently released a plan identifying critical research needed to protect the health of coastal ecosystems and the economies that depend upon them in the southeastern United States. Funded by the NOAA National Sea Grant College Program, SARRPs regional scope extends from Currituck Bay, near North Carolinas border with Virginia, to the southern tip of Florida. The report acknowledges that currently the southeastern coastal waters are healthier than most other coastal regions along the mainland U.S., but human population growth, increased urbanization, conflicting uses of coastal and ocean resources, offshore energy and resource development and the hazards associated with hurricanes and climate change pose threats to the environmental and economic health of the region.. SARRP was managed ...
Resource recovery from waste-streams is a highly promising approach to meet with urbanization and modernization consequences. Rapid human population growth, expanding industrialization and excessive consumption of resources lead to increasing demand for raw materials and energy sources, and an escalation of greenhouse gas emission. The recovery of valuable raw materials from waste-streams is a vital step towards environmentally friendly and sustainable bio-based production. One of the most promising resource recovery approaches from waste-streams is based on anaerobic digestion. In recent years, anaerobic digestion technology has started to go beyond energy recovery with the carboxylate platform. Volatile fatty acids (VFA) are intermediate products of anaerobic digestion and possess great potential for bio-based production from waste streams. Because of its wide range of applications, high market demand and low greenhouse gas emissions, bio-based VFA production has gained attention in recent ...
Resource recovery from waste-streams is a highly promising approach to meet with urbanization and modernization consequences. Rapid human population growth, expanding industrialization and excessive consumption of resources lead to increasing demand for raw materials and energy sources, and an escalation of greenhouse gas emission. The recovery of valuable raw materials from waste-streams is a vital step towards environmentally friendly and sustainable bio-based production. One of the most promising resource recovery approaches from waste-streams is based on anaerobic digestion. In recent years, anaerobic digestion technology has started to go beyond energy recovery with the carboxylate platform. Volatile fatty acids (VFA) are intermediate products of anaerobic digestion and possess great potential for bio-based production from waste streams. Because of its wide range of applications, high market demand and low greenhouse gas emissions, bio-based VFA production has gained attention in recent ...
Both men and women play a role in human population growth, but when it comes to reproductive decisions, women are disproportionately affected by a lack of empowerment and access to healthcare. Many women are unable to get the contraception or family planning tools they want or need to make decisions about their reproductive futures. Unfortunately lawmakers are currently doing everything they can to restrict reproductive healthcare, including education and access to contraception.. Reproductive rights are an environmental issue. In order to make sure we leave room for wildlife, its critical that every pregnancy is planned and that people take the environment into consideration when planning when - or if - they want their family to grow. When women have access to voluntary contraception and equal education, they tend to choose to delay childbearing and have smaller families, leading to lower fertility rates.. We support unfettered access to education, reproductive healthcare and contraception for ...
Population growth rate: The average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. The rate may be positive or negative. The growth rate is a factor in determining how great a burden would be imposed on a country by the changing needs of its people for infrastructure (e.g., schools, hospitals, housing, roads), resources (e.g., food, water, electricity), and jobs. Rapid population growth can be seen as threatening by neighboring countries ...
Population decline: Problems and countermeasures. Presentation on 9 December 2014 by Paul Demeny (Demeny Pal Gyorgy). Distinguished Scholar of the Populat Council,. External Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Abstract. In the post-World War II decades the central international demographic issue was the extraordinarily rapid rate of population growth in the so-called third world. In the past seventy years the wide differential between rich and less developed countries in terms of changing population size resulting from markedly different patterns of the transition from relatively high fertility and high mortality to low fertility and low mortality had far-reaching economic, social, and geopolitical consequences. Rapid population growth in the LDCs imposed added economic burdens on the latter groups development and generated national and international programs seeking to moderate the resulting imbalance between resources and population size. Nevertheless, the population growth ...
Rural population growth (annual %) in Gambia was reported at 1.2292 % in 2018, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. Gambia - Rural population growth (annual %) - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the |a href=https://data.worldbank.org/ target=blank>World Bank|/a> on August of 2020.
Rural population growth (annual %) in Dominica was reported at --0.7821 % in 2018, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. Dominica - Rural population growth (annual %) - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the |a href=https://data.worldbank.org/ target=blank>World Bank|/a> on February of 2020.
Rural population growth (annual %) in Gabon was reported at --1.0684 % in 2019, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. Gabon - Rural population growth (annual %) - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the |a href=https://data.worldbank.org/ target=blank>World Bank|/a> on March of 2021.
21 cities (2.5%) from low-income countries (e.g. Kathmandu in Nepal, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania). The findings revealed unevenness between built-up areas expansion (BUAE), which reflects the pace of infrastructure development, and urban population growth among the cities; and a widening gap between rapid urban population growth and slow urban greening, represented by features including new parks, green spaces and green roofs.. Cities in the upper-middle-income countries demonstrated the highest BUA expansion, which was more than three times that of high-income countries. Urban expansion and urban population growth in high-income countries remained the lowest. Cities in the low-income and lower-middle-income countries had the highest urban population growth on average, but were substantially lagging behind in BUA expansion and infrastructure development, resulting in serious urban problems such as slums and crowding.. The findings also revealed rapid urbanization of large cities in China in the ...
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It is true that countries like Kenya and Pakistan and some other developing countries have high population growth rates. And that is a real tragedy for Kenya and Pakistan, which are trying to improve their lot but are getting overwhelmed with more people to feed, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jared Diamond told Living on Earth host Bruce Gellerman in a recent interview. But its not a tragedy for the rest of the world because those people in rapidly growing third world countries dont consume very much. The real tragedy for the world is the growth rate of population and consumption in the first world. Diamonds comments echoed points he made in a January 2008 New York Times op-ed, in which he argued that total consumption, not total population, is the real threat to Earths dwindling natural resources. ...
Uganda has one of the youngest and most rapidly growing populations in the world; its total fertility rate is among the worlds highest at 5.8 children per woman. Except in urban areas, actual fertility exceeds womens desired fertility by one or two children, which is indicative of the widespread unmet need for contraception, lack of government support for family planning, and a cultural preference for large families. High numbers of births, short birth intervals, and the early age of childbearing contribute to Ugandas high maternal mortality rate. Gender inequities also make fertility reduction difficult; women on average are less-educated, participate less in paid employment, and often have little say in decisions over childbearing and their own reproductive health. However, even if the birth rate were significantly reduced, Ugandas large pool of women entering reproductive age ensures rapid population growth for decades to come.. Unchecked, population increase will further strain the ...
We investigate the effects of different levels of predation pressure and rodent dispersal on the population dynamics of the African pest rodent Mastomys natalensis in maize fields in Tanzania.Three levels of predation risk were used in an experimental set-up: natural level (control), excluding predators by nets and attracting avian predators by nest boxes and perch poles. Because dispersal of the rodents could mask the predation pressure treatment effects, control and predator exclusion treatments were repeated with enclosed rodent populations.Population growth during the annual population rise period was faster in the absence of predators and peak population size was higher, but otherwise dynamics patterns were similar for populations where predators had access or were attracted, indicating that compensatory mechanisms operate when rodents are exposed to high levels of predation risk. Reducing dispersal of rodents removed the effect of predation on population growth and peak size, suggesting ...
The ends are simple. Reduce population and present it as justifiable to the witnesses so theyll cooperate in the rebuilding. Yes. Rebuilding. Rebuilding will occur after the war theyre brewing occurs. See a book called The Club of Rome written in the early fifties by one of the first global think tanks. The book presents the findings of a computer based model designed to reveal the effects of industry and population growth on the planet. Factors such as resources (both renewable and nonrenewable), pollution, population growth, and economics were added to the computations. What the Club of Rome discovered was that our current growth is unsustainable and that catastrophy is inevitable unless population growth is curtailed or cut to drastic levels. Roughly 35 percent of current population. The participants in this first think tank were none other than the very same bankers, world leaders and industrialists (or their reps) we know of today. Simply put, the powers that be (shadow gov) know what ...
All populations fluctuate stochastically, creating a risk of extinction that does not exist in deterministic models, with fundamental consequences for both pure and applied ecology. This book provides an introduction to stochastic population dynamics, combining classical background material with a variety of modern approaches, including previously unpublished results by the authors, illustrated with examples from bird and mammal populations, and insect communities. Demographic and environmental stochasticity are introduced with statistical methods for estimating them from field data. The long-run growth rate of a population is explained and extended to include age structure with both demographic and environmental stochasticity. Diffusion approximations facilitate the analysis of extinction dynamics and the duration of the final decline. Methods are developed for estimating delayed density dependence from population time series using life history data. Metapopulation viability and the spatial scale of
Many karst regions are undergoing rapid population growth and expansion of urban land accompanied by increases in wastewater generation and changing patterns of nitrate (NO3âˆ) loading to surface and groundwater. We investigate variability and sources of NO3∠in a regional karst aquifer system, the Edwards aquifer of central Texas. Samples from streams recharging the aquifer, groundwater wells, and springs were collected during 2008â€12 from the Barton Springs and San Antonio segments of the Edwards aquifer and analyzed for nitrogen (N) species concentrations and NO3∠stable isotopes (δ15N and δ18O). These data were augmented by historical data collected from 1937 to 2007. NO3∠concentrations and discharge data indicate that short-term variability (days to months) in groundwater NO3∠concentrations in the Barton Springs segment is controlled by occurrence of individual storms and multi-annual wet-dry cycles, whereas the lack of short-term variability in groundwater ...
The article pasted below is by Jessica Orwig, a science writing intern at the American Geophysicist Union; it reports on a study led by Wouter Buytaert, of Imperial College London, which took a look at the population and water availability dynamics in the tropical Andes. The abstract of that study is as follows:. Globally, water resources for cities are under increasing stress. Two main stressors are climate change and population growth, but evaluating their relative impact is difficult, especially because of the complex topology of water supply. This is especially true in the tropical Andes, which is a region with strong climatic gradients and topographical limits to water resources. This paper presents an evaluation of both stressors on water resources in a geospatial framework to identify gradients in water availability that may lead to conflicts over water use. We focus on 4 major cities in, or receiving water from the tropical Andes… In all cases, the median projection of climate change ...
This study examines the relationship between confict and demographic trends in Mali - notably fertility, mortality, and migration. Malis demographics are similar to those in neighbouring Niger, Burkina Faso, and Guinea, and refect broader trends across Sub-Saharan Africa: rapid population growth, high fertility rates, poor government services and a surging urban, unemployed youth population. Those aggregate factors may put a country at greater risk of confict, but, contrary to expectations, they do not actually offer a causal explanation for the confict in Mali.
By Halle-Beth Jones Sydney has the largest city population in Australia. With a population estimated around 4,627,345 and still growing, population growth and urban sprawl are instigating some major impacts. The effects outlined below are just a few of the key features that are worth discussion. Due to the urban sprawl in Sydney, the environment in the city has been impacted in many negative ways. Air pollution has drastically increased with the large amount of motor vehicles in use due to a ris
This study offers a comprehensive, up-to-date survey of global patterns of international migration and the policies employed to manage the flows. It shows that international migration is not rooted in poverty or rapid population growth, but in the expansion and consolidation of global markets. The insertion of non-market societies into global networks of trade unleashes structural transformations that displace people to create migrants.
The potential for a desalination plant was promoted through the late 2000s in response to an increasingly severe drought which saw Melbournes water storages go from 57.1 per cent of capacity in January 2005 to 28.7 per cent in June 2007. The project was part of the Victorian Governments Our Water, Our Future water plan which included associated projects such as the North-South Pipeline, the Cardinia Pipeline and a proposed interconnector to Geelong.[6] The total average inflow into Melbourne dams from 1913 to 1996 was 615 gigalitres (2.17×1010 cu ft) per year, while average inflow 1997-2009, during Victorias most severe recorded drought was 376 gigalitres (1.33×1010 cu ft) per year.[7] The combination of drought and rapid population growth put pressure on reserve storage capacity which had dropped from 97.8 per cent in 1983 to just over one-quarter of maximum capacity in 2007.[8][9] As a result, water restrictions were in place for several years.[10] The desalination plant and associated ...
ECONOMIC CRISIS Severe economic crisis intensified social problems created by industrialization and rapid population growth from 1845 on Began in agricultural sector and then spread to industry Poor grain harvests hit most countries in 1845 and 1846 Caused food prices to skyrocket Demand for manufactured products declined as people now spent a larger proportion of their incomes on food Unemployment therefore increased dramatically Connected in an indirect way to crisis was a serious contraction of credit Caused cash flow problems for many and led to numerous bankruptcies
The major impetus for adopting Trestles Internet microscopy technology, according to Dynacare Kaspers president, Thomas Higa, MD, was to enable its clients in non-urban, less-populated regions to link to Dynacares eighteen pathologists in real-time consultation.. When the Province of Alberta restructured the health care system, stated Dr. Higa, it created a series of Regional Health Authorities, some of which were responsible for providing care to large geographic areas but often with only a couple of pathologists, and sometimes with none. Using Trestles solution, we can use real-time teleconsulting to share the expertise of our medical staff with doctors at any of our clients facilities.. The recent deployment of a Trestle MedMicro system at a Regional Health Authority site in the city of Fort McMurray demonstrated the value Trestles solution can provide for Dynacare Kasper. The city is experiencing rapid population growth due to its thriving oil business, but is geographically ...
Most people believe having a lawn and yard that is safe for both humans and the environment is important. However, some lawn and yard care practices can create water quality problems. EPA estimates that about 80% of synthetic lawn fertilizers wash into local waterways. Synthetic fertilizers, because they are quick release, end up spreading nutrients into the environment much more quickly than organic fertilizers. When lawns are watered, or when it rains, synthetic fertilizer ends up washing into storm drains and from there into local streams and rivers. These rogue nutrients end up feeding a host of bacteria and algae, causing rapid population growths, or blooms. These blooms can be, and often are, deadly to local wildlife and harmful to human users of ponds and rivers. Species like cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) feeds on these nutrients, and produce toxins harmful to humans and other animals. They also use up the oxygen in water, causing plants and animals to suffocate. ...
To describe the modifiable lifestyle risk factors for stroke among a high risk population for stroke. Africa suffers from rapid population growth, adoption of harmful western diets, and increased prevalence of hypertension and obesity. A total of 440 study participants were screened and 87 individuals with hypertension plus at least one other known stroke risk factor were enrolled. The prevalence of hypertension and diabetes mellitus in the screened population was 19.7 and 1.8%, respectively. Among those with hypertension only 2.3% (2/87) had ever had serum lipid assessment. Seventy-two percent (68/87) had very high serum LDL-cholesterol, while 33.3% (29/87) had low levels of HDL-cholesterol, and 67.8% had mean blood pressures greater than 160/100 mmHg and 40% (35/87) were obese, with a BMI ≥30. Targeting individuals with modifiable stroke risk factors and implementing self-management programs may be a way to reduce stroke burden in Uganda.
Until now the lowest growth rates were measured in the early 1980s. In the mid 1990s, too, growth was relatively low. These periods of low population growth coincided with periods of economic recession. Conversely, the relatively high growth rates around 1990 and 2000 were measured in times of strong economic growth.. This effect is mainly the result of increasing immigration in times of economic growth, and lower immigration rates when the economic climate deteriorates. For emigration this is the other way around: fewer people leave the country when the economy is doing well, and more people emigrate when it becomes more unfavourable.. ...
The endocrine system controls and coordinates behavioral, biochemical, and physiological processes through signal mechanisms using neuropeptides or products of neurosecretory cells specialized in this system. Among invertebrates, this system has been mostly studied in coelenterates, nematodes, mollusks, annelids, crustaceans, insects, echinoderms, and tunicates (Wigham et al. 1975, Terakado et al. 1997, Pinder et al. 1999, Wheeler 2003, Wilhem 2006, Hutchinson 2007). In rotifers, there is evidence that estrogens and androgens affect significantly sexual reproduction. Among the hormones tested for its effects on population growth in rotifers are: gama-aminobutiric acid, growth hormone, human chorionic gonadotropic hormone, estradiol, triiodothyronine, 20-hydroxyecdisone, 5- hydroxytryptamine, and juvenile hormone (Gallardo et al. 1997, 2000, Preston et al. 2000).. The catecholaminergic and cholinergic system of several rotifer species has been studied by several authors (Nogrady & Alai 1983, ...
The Australian fur seal (Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus) population has displayed a relatively slow rate of recovery since being hunted by commercial sealers during the early 19th century. Despite this, population abundance doubled in the past 2 - 3 decades, indicating that the population growth rate has recently increased. Yet, the factors influencing the populations dynamics are poorly understood, primarily because basic demographic rates are unknown. Female age, survival, fecundity, breeding and physiology were studied at Kanowna Island, Bass Strait, Australia, between 2003 - 2006 by conducting censuses and captures (n = 294). Mark-recapture estimates of pup production were used to validate direct pup counts, allowing a 9-year dataset to be used for calculation of the population growth rate (2.2% p.a.) and investigation of environmental influences on reproductive success. Annual pup production (x = 3108) was synchronous, with 90% of births occurring within 28 days of the median birth date ...
The population of Malta in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 394,000, which placed it as number 165 in population among the 193 nations of the world. In that year approximately 12% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 20% of the population under 15 years of age. There were 98 males for every 100 females in the country in 2003. According to the UN, the annual population growth rate for 2000-2005 is0.42%, with the projected population for the year 2015 at 411,000. The population density in 2002 was 1,188 per sq km (3,076 per sq mi), which makes it one of the most densely populated country in the world. It was estimated by the Population Reference Bureau that 91% of the population lived in urban areas in 2001. Valletta, the capital and chief port, had a population of 102,000 in that year. Other major cities include Birkirkara (21,770), Qormi (19,525), and Sliema (13,541). According to the United Nations, the urban population growth rate for 2000-2005 was 0.7%. ...
Downloadable! We provide evidence that lower fertility can simultaneously increase income per capita and lower carbon emissions, eliminating a trade-off central to most policies aimed at slowing global climate change. We estimate the effect of lower fertility on carbon emissions accounting for the fact that changes in fertility patterns affect carbon emissions through three channels: total population, the age structure of the population, and economic output. Our analysis proceeds in two steps. First, we estimate a version of the STIRPAT equation on an unbalanced yearly panel of cross-country data from 1950-2010. We demonstrate that the coefficient on population is nearly seven times larger than the coefficient on income per capita and that this difference is statistically significant. Thus, regression results imply that 1% slower population growth could be accompanied by an increase in income per capita of nearly 7% while still lowering carbon emissions. In the second part of our analysis, we use a
Summary and Comments. by Diana Hull, Ph.D.. Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS), a non-profit corporation based in Santa Barbara, California, reports the findings of its new two-part research on the reasons for the states accelerating and unsustainable growth.. The first study, by demographer Leon Bouvier, is based on information from the California Department of Finance; the second study, by environmental consultant Dick Schneider, combines state statistics with reports from the Census Bureau, the former INS (now the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services) and research on domestic migration.. Among the findings * These studies end definitively any possible argument about the relative contribution of immigration versus unplanned or unwanted births to Californias overpopulation problems. Total Fertility Rate for the state has reached replacement level at 2.1 and virtually all population growth in California is due to direct immigration and births to immigrants.. * Using ...
Our elected leaders must demand that the Obama White House enforce current deportation laws. In addition, Congress must pass legislation that will mandate E-verify for all new hires; change present laws related to anchor babies and chain migration; halt federal funding for sanctuary cities; severely cut back the current 1,000,000 new immigrants that legally arrive in our country annually; and halt any effort to back away from strong border enforcement.. Negative Population Growth is celebrating our 40th Anniversary this year. For decades we have been the voice of millions of concerned citizens who seek responsible and effective population and immigration policies.. We need you to join us today to prevent our nation from continuing down the road to unrestricted immigration which will send Americas population soaring and create social, economic and environmental havoc for future generations.. CALL YOUR U.S. SENATORS AND CONGRESSIONAL REPRESENTATIVE AT 202-224-3121. DEMAND IMMEDIATE ACTION ON ...
Ecosystem Scale Declines in Elk Recruitment and Population Growth with Wolf Colonization: A Before-After-Control-Impact Approach. . Biblioteca virtual para leer y descargar libros, documentos, trabajos y tesis universitarias en PDF. Material universiario, documentación y tareas realizadas por universitarios en nuestra biblioteca. Para descargar gratis y para leer online.
We updated the data for youth literacy (female, male and total), extreme poverty (,1.25 US$/day) and annual population growth! There seem to be some backward revisions in the extreme poverty data. See the latest changes in the Gapminder World.. ...
Nanjing plans minus ten million population growth, News, Central Hotel Nanjing is located in the Xinjiekou commercial hub.This Nanjing hotel features an airy 25-meter high atrium lobby, attentive service.
Population Growth. A simple (though approximate) model of population growth is the Malthusian growth model. A slightly more ... realistic and largely used population growth model is the logistic function, and its extensions. Model of a particle in a ...
"Population Growth". "Water and Sanitation". "Corruption". "Trade Barriers". "Slate articles about CC12". "Slate priority list ... Chronic Disease Climate Change Education Hunger and Malnutrition Infectious Disease Natural Disasters Population Growth Water ... Population: migration (Phillip L. Martin) Sanitation and water (Frank Rijsberman) Subsidies and trade barriers (Kym Anderson) ... and lessen the effects of climate change Investing in effective early warning systems to protect populations against natural ...
Population growth. 2007: 25,885 2006: 26.190 2005: 26.103 2003: 24.825 As of 2006, the migrant group is 3.49% of the total ... "Population of Marín" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-09-21. "Population of Marín" (PDF). ... In the central Urban population foreign-born populations constitute 9.07% of the total in 2006. Marín is home to the Naval ... 32% are from the same province of Galicia, the second are foreign-born groups at 30%. 35.9% of the foreign born population are ...
"Population Growth". Progress and Results. Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville. 2009. Retrieved 2011-09-06. Macaulay Shiomi Howson; ... the town's population in 1923 was under 2000; at amalgamation in 1971, Stouffville proper had a population of 5,036). The ... The library will serve a projected a town population of 42,343 in 2013; 53,321 in 2021; and 62,321 in 2026. In June 2011, local ... The population of Whitchurch-Stouffville grew 87.5% between 2006 and 2015, from 24,390 residents to approximately 45,000. ...
... population growth; breakdown in traditional conflict resolution mechanisms of land and water disputes; and proliferation of ... The beginning of the 21st century witnessed an expansion of the agriculturist population and its cultivated land at the expense ... Insecurity and violence have led many populations to create self-defence forces and ethnic and tribal militias, which have ... due to an expansion of agriculturist population and cultivated land at the expense of pasturelands; deteriorating environmental ...
The population of Kosovo was also much bigger than that of northern and central Albania and its rate of growth lower. Kosovo ... At 1.3% per year as of 2008 data, ethnic Albanians in Kosovo have the fastest rate of growth in population in Europe. Over an ... "Albanian Population Growth". Files.osa.ceu.hu. Archived from the original on 27 February 2008. Krinka Vidakovic Petrov, "Kosovo ... "Kosovo Population 2019". World Population Review. Archived from the original on 28 July 2019. Retrieved 8 August 2019. " ...
"CensusScope - Population Growth". Retrieved 15 March 2016. City of Covington Archived 2010-07-09 at the Wayback Machine Web ... The population of Covington has gradually declined since reaching its peak of 11,062 in 1960. The population decline has mainly ... 0.6% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. There were 3,195 housing units at an average density of 563.3 per ... The population density was 1,111.3 people per square mile (429.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 84.1% White, 13.1% ...
"Population and Growth". Wyre Borough Council. Retrieved 14 April 2014. "Lancashire Profile". Lancashire County Council. ... The 2001 population registered a further decline of about 6% from the 1971 figures, at a time when the overall population of ... Fleetwood is a coastal town in Lancashire, England, at the northwest corner of the Fylde, with a population of 25,939 at the ... The town expanded greatly in the first half of the 20th century with the growth of the fishing industry, and passenger ferries ...
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Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 March 2008). "Regional Population Growth". Retrieved 15 June 2008. Jabiru Town Council ... The town covered an area of 13.5 square kilometres (5.2 sq mi) and had a population of about 1,250. On 1 July 2008, it became ...
According to one group of scholars, one-child limits had little effect on population growth or the size of the total population ... Compared with the 2000 population census, the Han population increased by 66,537,177 persons, or 5.74%, while the population of ... The population growth rate for 2013 is estimated to be 0.46%. China used to make up much of the world's poor; now it makes up ... "Population Growth Rate". CIA. Retrieved 29 September 2013. "The American Dream Is Alive. In China". The New York Times. 18 ...
... and population growth rates. The population growth rate for 2016 is estimated to be 0.9%. About 26.8% of the population were 15 ... "Colombia - Population". Library of Congress Country Studies. "Population growth (annual %)". World Bank. Retrieved 15 January ... Raizal people comprise 0.06% of the population. Palenquero people comprise 0.02% of the population. 0.01% of the population are ... The population is concentrated in the Andean highlands and along the Caribbean coast, also the population densities are ...
... but by far the one with the highest population growth rate. Foreigners account for nearly half of Luxembourg's population. As a ... Retrieved 4 April 2020.[permanent dead link] "Country comparison :: POPULATION growth rate". The World Factbook. Retrieved 16 ... The immigrant population increased in the 20th century due to the arrival of immigrants from Belgium, France, Italy, Germany, ... "Population par sexe et par nationalité (x 1 000) 1981, 1991, 2001-2013". Le portail des Statistiques. Retrieved 9 April 2014. " ...
"Cuba - population growth 2007-2017". Statista. Retrieved 2019-09-23. "Population growth (annual %) , Data". data.worldbank.org ... growth rate in 2016. The world population growth rate in 2016 was about 1.1%. In the housing industry in Cuba, there were ... In 2016, it was estimated that the country's population growth rate was at 0.13% and it is believed it will continue to slow to ... Comparatively, the United States population growth rate was at 0.7% in 2016, in Canada 1.2% in 2016, and in Mexico a 1.3% ...
Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 March 2008). "Regional Population Growth". Retrieved 15 June 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged ... The Community Government Council covered an area of 5.4 km² and has a population of 501. The main towns are Elliott and ...
"CensusScope − Population Growth". Archived from the original on November 26, 2005. Retrieved November 15, 2005. "Juneau's ... Once Alaska was granted statehood in 1959, Juneau's population increased along with the growth of state government. After ... That growth slowed considerably in the 1980s. In 2005, the state demographer projected slow growth in the borough for the next ... As of the 2010 census, the City and Borough had a population of 31,276. In 2019, the population estimate from the United States ...
... has a population growth rate of 1.5% as of 2013[update]. This is the result of one of the highest birth rates in the ... "Overall total population" - World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision" (xslx). population.un.org (custom data acquired via ... "World Population prospects - Population division"". population.un.org. United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs ... The increase and growth led to the income from tourism to rise more than 300% over a period of 10 years. The growth in tourism ...
ISBN 978-91-7844-739-8 (inb.) Roser, Max; Ritchie, Hannah; Ortiz-Ospina, Esteban (2013). "World Population Growth". Our World ... The population death rate doubles, due to famine and dysentery caused by crop failures in the previous years. Mobilization of ...
"Beyond Economic Growth" (PDF). World Population Growth. Worldbank. Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic ... Comparatively, the crude death rate in the year 1900 was 17.2 deaths/1,000 population and 9.6 deaths/1,000 population in 1950 ... The world population in the 20th century experienced a large amount of death due to two major world wars. World War II was ... A natural population increase occurs when birth rates are higher than death rates. Recently and most notably, the years ...
"Fast Facts About U.S. Population Growth". Negative Population Growth. Archived from the original on 26 January 2013. Retrieved ... Of the now 3 percent ecosystem acreage, there are a documented 8,856 acres (3,584 ha) of old growth longleaf pine stands left. ... The decline of the ecosystem proceeded slowly at first, as the Native American population declined (largely due to spread of ... With this replanting, faster tree growth and greater lumber production was achieved. As of 2011, only 3 million acres (12,000 ...
... population) to 2,843,391 in 2010 (0.9% of U.S. population), a growth rate of 69.37%, one of the fastest growing ethnic groups ... "Asian Population Demographics , Largest Asian Growth". Proximityone.com. Archived from the original on December 30, 2013. ... With a population of almost four million, Indian Americans make up 1.2% of the U.S. population and are the largest group of ... According to the 2000 U.S. census, the overall growth rate for Indians from 1990 to 2000 was 105.87 percent. The average growth ...
... population growth and expansion; and religion and myth, expressed in mountains as sacred places. Montology emphasises ...
4 December 2004). "Growth of the Parsi population in India". Mumbai: Government of India: National Commission for Minorities: 3 ... "Muslim population growth slows". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 July 2017. "India has 79.8% Hindus, 14.2% Muslims, says 2011 census ... The major aspects outlined above hold true for the majority of the Hindu population, but not all. Just as each state is home to ... "Muslim population growth slows". The Hindu. 18 October 2016. Retrieved 18 October 2016. https://idsn.org/millions-dalit-muslims ...
"Regional Population Growth, Australia. Population Estimates by Local Government Area (ASGS 2015), 2005 to 2015 Table 1. ... "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2017-18". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 27 March 2019. Retrieved 27 March ... Estimated resident population (ERP) at 30 June 2018. "Gundagai Council". Stronger Councils. Government of New South Wales. 12 ... At the time of its establishment the council had an estimated population of 11,141. The mayor of the Cootamundra-Gundagai ...
"Myanmar: Population Growth (annual %)". World Bank. Archived from the original on 4 May 2014. Retrieved 4 May 2014. Hill, R.D ... As a result of continuing rural population growth, new agricultural areas have developed across Burma. While it is hard to get ... With much of the population growth happening in rural areas, food demands lead to more intense agriculture and expansion into ... The growth of the State Timber Board represents a growing importance of timber exports. While teak exports represented only 4% ...
The Demographic Situation of Ethnic/minority Groups 1. Population Size and Growth. A Short History of Russia and the Balkan ... who show rapid growth of the economy as well as rapid industrial development and growth of exports in Bulgaria after 1878. ^a ... Most of the Greek population of the region was exchanged with Bulgarians from the Greek provinces of Macedonia and Thrace in ... There is however little information on the actual population numbers of the different ethnic groups before 1878. According to a ...
"Population Growth of Counties". ePodunk. Archived from the original on 2011-09-27. Retrieved 2006-08-14. Indiana Atlas of ... The population density was 155.1 inhabitants per square mile (59.9/km2). There were 24,203 housing units at an average density ... About 3.9% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.4% of those under age 18 and 6.3% of ... As of 2010, the population was 59,689. The county seat is Boonville. It was organized in 1813 and was named for Captain Jacob ...
doi:10.1016/S0169-5347(01)02290-X. Ehrlich, Paul; John Holdren (26 March 1971). "Impact of population Growth". Science. 171 ( ... Population hybrids result from the crossing of plants or animals in one population with those of another population. These ... ultimately affecting the population to such a degree that none of the originally genetically distinct population remains. In ... of the Neanderthal genome that is in the modern human population. Ancient human populations lived and interbred with ...
"Regional Population Growth, Australia. Population Estimates by Local Government Area (ASGS 2015), 2005 to 2015 Table 1. ... Estimated resident population (ERP) at 30 June 2018. "High Conservation Value Old Growth forest". New South Wales State ... "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2017-18". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 27 March 2019. Retrieved 27 March ... High Conservation Value Old Growth forest The population for the predecessor councils was estimated in 2015 as: 5,160 in ...
Brown, Heather; Guskin, Emily; Mitchell, Amy (November 28, 2012). "Arab-American Population Growth". Arab-American Media. Pew ... Region and Country or Area of Birth of the Foreign-Born Population: 1960 to 1990". Bureau of the Census. Population Division. U ... The population of Middle Eastern Americans totals at least 10 million.[when?][citation needed] In 2012 Pew Research estimated ... European Population Conference: Proceedings, Geneva, 2, Council of Europe, 1993, ISBN 9789287125514 "How many Iranians are in ...
... from growth factors to hormones that modulate and influence the growth and development of functional connections between ... which gives rise to the population model of neural networks. While many neurotheorists prefer such models with reduced ... "Weak pairwise correlations imply strongly correlated network states in a neural population". Nature. 440 (7087): 1007-12. ...
Federico Caligaris-Cappio; Manlio Ferrarini (1997). Human B Cell Populations (Chemical Immunology) (v. 67). S. Karger AG ( ... the activation and growth of B cell clones able to secrete antibodies of higher affinity for the antigen. ...
In 1308 the Teutonic Knights captured the Gdańsk castle and murdered the population.[31] Since then the event is known as the ... The volume of traded grain can be considered a good and well-measured proxy for the economic growth of the Commonwealth. ...
... and population growth". Diabetes Care. 35 (12): 2515-20. doi:10.2337/dc12-0669. PMC 3507562. PMID 23173134. Archived from the ... of the world's population.[11] Diabetes is common both in the developed and the developing world.[10] It remains uncommon, ... practicing population-based care (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning. p. 317. ISBN 978-1-4496-4660-8. . OCLC ... This increase is believed to be primarily due to the global population aging, a decrease in exercise, and increasing rates of ...
... population in maintaining the integrity of a community is reflected in its influence on the growth rates of other populations." ... Theoretical population biology. 16: 144-158. doi:10.1016/0040-5809(79)90010-8. PMID 538731. Archived from the original (PDF) on ... Monographs in Population Biology. 11. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. pp. xv+1-190. ISBN 978-0-691-08202-8.. ... Allee, W. C. (1932). Animal life and social growth. Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company and Associates.. ...
The Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine points to confusions in the general population - a person may attribute ... One of the few growth industries in contemporary Britain is alternative medicine. An apparently endless stream of books, ... was reported as showing that the medical profession had responded to the growth of CAM in three phases, and that in each phase ... and in developing nations as a whole over one-third of the population lack access to essential medicines.[130] ...
The increases in organic carbon and nitrogen increase aerobic, facultative anaerobic and anaerobic bacteria populations.[18] ... curd and its waste urine for preparing growth promoters. The Rishi Kheti is regarded as non-violent farming[citation needed] ... while suppressing weed growth. This also facilitates the sowing of seeds in the same area because the dense ground layer hides ...
The new Standing Committee decreed that the population would work ten day weeks with one day off from labor; a system modelled ... The party's main area of growth was in the rural provinces and by 1965 membership was at 2000.[128] In April 1965, Sâr ... The Cambodian population were officially known as "Kampuchean" rather than "Khmer" to avoid the ethnic specificity associated ... Members of the Khmer Rouge received special privileges not enjoyed by the rest of the population. Party members had better food ...
Next few decades saw a steady growth of the influence of the Sangh Parivar in the social and political space of India.[84] ... On the eve of Independence, the Nawab announced the accession of Junagadh, which had over 80% Hindu population, to Pakistan. ... Aparna Basu, The Growth of Education and Political Development in India, 1898-1920, Published by Oxford University Press, 1974 ... Almost the entire Hindu population was expelled from Kashmir in 1990 by separatist militants for their religion. ...
We therefore had no indication that predators had a general effect on songbird population growth rates".[56] Other studies have ... The population trend in Europe has been stable since 1980.[47] There is no evidence of any serious overall decline in numbers, ... The European population is estimated to be between 7.5 and 19 million breeding pairs. Allowing for the birds breeding in other ... Antonov, A.; Atanasova, D. (2002). "Nest-site selection in the magpie Pica pica in a high-density urban population of Sofia ( ...
Afro-Cuban Comes Home: The Birth and Growth of Congo Music. Original Music cassette tape (1986). ... The Jamaican population is part of the same origin (Congo) as many Cubans, which perhaps explains the shared rhythm. It is also ...
In a 1995 census, 6.8%[1] of the Polish population held a higher education degree. In 2008, this percentage was 17,4.[2] ... of international trade in education services in the coming years and at this point has created the potential for fast growth. ...
An 18-year study conducted on the population of Vizcaya, Spain reported a 0.004% prevalence of Cushing's disease.[19] The ... In children, the two main symptoms are obesity and decreased linear growth.[7] ... A population-based study". Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 86 (1): 117-123. doi:10.1210/jcem.86.1.7093. PMID ... Hypopituitarism specifically growth hormone deficiency has been reported as the only most common late morbidity of this ...
The population of Lautoka including the rural districts is around 80,000. But much of the recent growth of the city itself has ... In 1986 the population was 39,000 and in 1996 almost 43,000, but it is not clear exactly how the boundaries of the urban area ... Since 1970, the population of Lautoka has grown rapidly, and in the last twenty years it has also changed dramatically in ... In 2005 the population including the suburban zones was probably about 50,000, occupying a total area of about 16 km². ...
High levels of growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) are also associated with worsened acne.[42] Both ... Globally, acne affects approximately 650 million people, or about 9.4% of the population, as of 2010.[173] It affects nearly 90 ... Acne appears to be strongly inherited; genetics explain 81% of the variation in the population.[15] Studies performed in ... These reinforced the idea amongst dermatologists that bacterial growth on the skin plays an important role in causing acne.[179 ...
Along with population growth, there has been significant commercial expansion in the village. The downtown area is still ... "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.. *^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. ... The population density was 2,376.2 people per square mile (915.4/km²). There were 2,304 housing units at an average density of ... The population was 5,399 at the 2010 census. The village and town are named after orator and statesman Daniel Webster. ...
The theory is that the development was a reflection of women's shift and growth in society, i.e. after women entered the ... Such toilet facilities can benefit transgender populations and people outside of the gender binary. Sex-separation in public ...
JEL: F43 - Economic Growth of Open Economies. JEL: F47 - Forecasting and Simulation. JEL: F49 - Outros. JEL: F5 - International ... JEL: R23 - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population. JEL: R29 - Outros. JEL: R3 - Production Analysis and Firm ... JEL: D9 - Escolha Intertemporal and Growth *JEL: D90 - Geral. *JEL: D91 - Escolha Intertemporal do Consumidor; Teoria do Ciclo ... JEL: R11 - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, and Changes. JEL: R12 - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional ...
Stagnant growth and political instability have contributed to acute food shortages and high rates of malnutrition, mostly ... Nepal is one of the countries recognized for the well‐functioning immunization system with coverage of 97% population equally, ... Malnutrition remains a serious obstacle to child survival, growth and development in Nepal. The most common form of ... After six months, a child requires adequate complementary foods for normal growth. Lack of appropriate complementary feeding ...
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  • Conversely, the relatively high growth rates around 1990 and 2000 were measured in times of strong economic growth. (cbs.nl)
  • When economic growth peaked in 2000, the birth rate also showed a high level. (cbs.nl)
  • The city's population grew by 23 percent between 2000 and 2015, but housing stock rose by just 17 percent. (cpr.org)
  • He said the world population doubled from 1960 to 2000, and the pace of food production more than doubled in the same period, so he expects Earth to adjust unless the planet hits either extreme. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Mostly farmland not too long ago, Hays has doubled in population since 2000. (governing.com)
  • Between 1990 and 2000, 684 of the nation's 3142 counties reported a population loss, many of these in the Great Plains states. (censusscope.org)
  • Altogether, 1109 of the nation's counties reported growth that exceeded the national growth rate of approximately 13 percent between 1990 and 2000. (censusscope.org)
  • Are the changing values of Millennials - the generation of Americans born between 1980 and 2000 - concerning family size, life-style, and resource use improving the prospects for a sustainable U.S. through lower population growth and reduced consumption? (npg.org)
  • The last stretch of sustained growth above that level ended in 2000. (wsj.com)
  • Due to a dramatic decrease in household size, from 3.1 persons per home in 1970 to 2.6 in 2000, homebuilding is outpacing the population growth that is driving it. (biologicaldiversity.org)
  • The demographic population policy target set in 1979 was to limit population numbers to 1200 million and to reach zero growth by the year 2000. (hubpages.com)
  • According to the UN, the annual population growth rate for 2000-2005 is 1.84%, with the projected population for the year 2015 at 3,790,000. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • About 95 percent of Indiana's metro job growth since 2000 (in numeric terms) has been localized to the Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson metro area. (campaign-archive.com)
  • J. G. Brida and E. L. Maldonado , Closed form solutions to a generalization of the Solow growth model, Applied Mathematical Sciences , 1 (2010), 1991-2000. (aimsciences.org)
  • O. Galor and D. N. Weil , Population, technology, and growth: From Malthusian stagnation to the demographic transition and beyond, American Economic Review , 90 (2000), 806-828. (aimsciences.org)
  • Between 2000 and 2010, the U.S. population grew from about 281 million people to 309 million people, or about a 10% increase. (urban.org)
  • In both cases, the growth rate slowed substantially after 2007: the overall U.S. population grew by 7% from 2000 to 2007 (averaging about 1% annually), but by just over 2% from 2007 to 2010 (only about 0.8% annually). (urban.org)
  • Meanwhile, the exurban population grew by 44% from 2000 to 2007 (about 6% annually), but by only about 12% from 2007 to 2010 (about 4% annually). (urban.org)
  • Aro compared population information provided by Statistics Finland concerning the country's 20 largest cities in 2000-2006. (amren.com)
  • Millions of people across the East Asia Pacific are moving to cities, and nowhere more so than in China, where the urban population expanded by 131 million from 2000 to 2010, according to research from the World Bank . (pewresearch.org)
  • For example, in the Shanghai urban area, which was relatively crowded to begin with, urban acreage increased by 117% (from 1,600 square kilometers in 2000 to 3,500 in 2010), while the area's population grew at a lower rate of 73% (from 14 million to 24 million) - a net loss in density. (pewresearch.org)
  • In extreme cases, about 50 of the smaller urban areas (map) in China were constructing more roads and buildings even while their populations declined from 2000 to 2010 - a phenomenon that has rarely occurred elsewhere in the region. (pewresearch.org)
  • Additionally, the Logistic Growth model features an inherent limit to growth, which acts as a feedback mechanism to cause the growth rate to decline as the population increases. (optusnet.com.au)
  • We love how this map shows the growth/decline pattern and gives a sense of urban, suburban, and rural population density. (esri.com)
  • It shows you population growth and decline in a clear light. (esri.com)
  • The main story is to avoid the extremes of either rapid growth due to high fertility or rapid decline due to low fertility,' he said. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Striving for zero population growth via voluntary fertility decline, however, has nothing to do with population control. (ipsnews.net)
  • PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that Philadelphia's population ticked up again in 2017, the 11th straight year of growth after decades of decline. (washingtontimes.com)
  • The government estimates China's population will peak at 1.442 billion in 2029 before beginning to decline the year after. (yahoo.com)
  • We are more concerned about the fast decline in the working-age population," said Lu Jiehua, a professor of population studies at Peking University. (breitbart.com)
  • The decline in the working-age population "will place a cap on China's potential economic growth," said Yue Su of the Economist Intelligence Unit in a report. (breitbart.com)
  • And only immigration can prevent a decline in our working-age population and, by implication, declines in U.S. GDP and living standards! (npg.org)
  • Obviously gas and oil is still important to Texas," he said, citing a decline in the population of oil-producing Ector County, which includes Odessa. (dallasnews.com)
  • Experts do not feel that immigration will stop the decline in population in areas with low birthrates and strong net migration, although it does mitigate the trend. (amren.com)
  • Population growth (or decline) is assumed to be exponential. (genetics.org)
  • In this paper we extend the Metropolis-Hastings genealogy sampling approach to the case of a population experiencing exponential growth or decline. (genetics.org)
  • In the absence of migration, a net reproduction rate of more than 1 indicates that the population of females is increasing, while a net reproduction rate less than one (sub-replacement fertility) indicates that the population of females is decreasing. (wikipedia.org)
  • If there is a major philosophical difference in the 1994 version of the once-a-decade international conference on population, it is the shift from ``population control'' to ``women's empowerment'' - especially in areas of reproductive health, education, and economic opportunities, which planners of the UN conference see as closely linked to fertility rates. (csmonitor.com)
  • In order to accomplish their goal of a smaller U.S. population, the organization promotes policies which would reduce the fertility rate in the U.S. to 1.5 births per woman, and they advocate for reducing the level of immigration into the United States to 100,000 to 200,000 per year from the existing level of over 1.5 million per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • In most non-OECD countries, declining fertility rates will cause labor-force-to-population ratios to rise as the shrinking share of young people will more than offset the skewing of adults toward the older ages. (nber.org)
  • We estimate the effect of lower fertility on carbon emissions accounting for the fact that changes in fertility patterns affect carbon emissions through three channels: total population, the age structure of the population, and economic output. (repec.org)
  • In the second part of our analysis, we use a recently constructed economic-demographic model of Nigeria to estimate the effect of lower fertility on carbon emissions accounting for the impacts of fertility on population growth, population age structure, and income per capita. (repec.org)
  • The model was constructed to estimate the effect of lower fertility on economic growth, making it well-suited for this application. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Fertility Reduction on Economic Growth ," Population and Development Review , The Population Council, Inc., vol. 39(1), pages 97-130, March. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Interventions to Reduce Fertility on Economic Growth ," NBER Working Papers 17377, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Fertility Reduction on Economic Growth ," CID Working Papers 251, Center for International Development at Harvard University. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Fertility Reduction on Economic Growth ," Department of Economics Working Papers 2013-11, Department of Economics, Williams College, revised Feb 2013. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Interventions to Reduce Fertility on Economic Growth ," Working Papers 2011-14, Brown University, Department of Economics. (repec.org)
  • The Effect of Fertility Reduction on Economic Growth ," Center for Development Economics 2011-07, Department of Economics, Williams College, revised Feb 2013. (repec.org)
  • John Wilmoth, director of the population division at DESA, explained that the revisions reflect adjustments to how high-fertility countries are behaving. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Wilmoth said low fertility could be viewed as just as difficult a challenge as high birth rates because governments have to deal with rapidly aging populations and fewer children to replace them. (scientificamerican.com)
  • In Europe, meanwhile, fertility is below the level required to replace its population, but DESA did see an increase ahead, from 1.5 children per woman in 2010 to 1.8 by 2050 and 1.9 by 2100. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Taken as a whole, the world's more-developed regions - including Europe, North America, Japan and Australia - have Total Fertility Rates (TFRs) 3 below their replacement levels of about 2.1 children per woman, the minimum necessary to keep the population stable (absent other factors, such as immigration). (pewforum.org)
  • Due to previously high fertility, large numbers of Muslim youth and young adults are now in (or entering) their prime childbearing years, all but ensuring that relatively rapid population growth will continue in the next two decades, even if the number of births per woman goes down. (pewforum.org)
  • And even if fertility rates are reduced to below replacement levels, population levels will continue to climb steeply for some time as people live longer and billions of young people mature and proceed through their reproductive years. (biologicaldiversity.org)
  • However, despite the relatively low total fertility rate, population increase will continue for many years to come as a consequence of population momentum - the very high numbers of young people in the population producing large numbers of children as soon as they reach child-bearing age. (hubpages.com)
  • I've seen other Regimes have a Fertility bonus, passively, but my regime's stats are all +0 at everythint, so pop growth is glacial. (matrixgames.com)
  • A data set titled " World Population Prospects, the 2012 Revision " was released this month, and the new figures point to explosive growth in Africa based on new findings on higher fertility rates. (ibtimes.com)
  • G. Becker , K. Murphy and R. Tamura , Human capital, fertility and economic growth, Journal of Politcal Economy , 98 (1990), 12-37. (aimsciences.org)
  • Ssekamatte subsequently expressed concern that Uganda's high population growth rate fuelled by a high fertility rate of 6.2 children per woman (second highest rate in the world) was proving to be a derailment to progress. (newvision.co.ug)
  • Despite hitting a record 1.41 billion people, China's government needs more births… to offset a rapidly ageing population. (abc.net.au)
  • China's population rose by 15.23 million people in 2018, marking a continued decrease in the growth rate of the world's most populous nation. (yahoo.com)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China's population growth rate continued to slow in 2018, spelling possible trouble ahead as a swelling number of retirees pushes up against a shrinking labor pool. (yahoo.com)
  • Also Monday, the government announced China's 2018 economic growth fell to a three-decade low, adding to pressure on Beijing to settle a tariff war with Washington. (yahoo.com)
  • China's ruling Communist Party is trying to steer China to slower, more self-sustaining growth based on consumer spending instead of trade and investment. (yahoo.com)
  • BEIJING (AP) - China's weak population growth is falling closer to zero as fewer couples have children, government data showed Tuesday, adding to strains on an aging society with a shrinking workforce. (breitbart.com)
  • China's drought-prone capital must curb its rapid population growth or risk running out of water, local media reported on Thursday. (enn.com)
  • Since 1949 China's population has experienced rapid growth. (hubpages.com)
  • Roughly half of China's population lives in the countryside, so a significant proportion of families are permitted to have a second child. (hubpages.com)
  • China's population is currently growing, but looks liable to crest in the 2020s due in part to the state's strict reproduction policies and to a slowdown in economic growth. (ibtimes.com)
  • The winner in terms of sheer numbers will be India, whose population is the second largest now but is projected to exceed China's by about 500 million at the century's end, taking first place. (ibtimes.com)
  • But unlike other nations in the region, many of China's urban areas have become less crowded (losing population density) in that time period, spurred by government policies that encourage rapid building. (pewresearch.org)
  • But while Atlanta's current job growth mirrored that of the 2002-2007 housing boom, "to say it's normal and robust would be wrong," according to AJC business reporter Michael Kannell . (ajc.com)
  • The population density in 2002 was 39 per sq km (101 per sq mi). (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • Our calculations suggest that OECD countries are likely to see modest - but not catastrophic - declines in the rate of economic growth. (nber.org)
  • In the ten years to 2011, just over one-quarter of SA2s in the remainder of WA decreased in population, with the largest declines occurring in Manjimup (down 830 people or 13%) in the south-west, and Moora (down 770 people or 14%) in the northern wheatbelt. (abs.gov.au)
  • Other SA2s to experience large population declines were Merredin (down 670) in the northern wheatbelt and Carnarvon (down 610) in the Gascoyne. (abs.gov.au)
  • The largest population declines were in Kambah (down 1,100 people) and Wanniassa (down 690), both in the south, followed by Kaleen (down 680) and Evatt (down 570), both in the north. (abs.gov.au)
  • Fishers (Pekania pennanti) in the west coast states of Washington, Oregon, and California, USA have not recovered from population declines and the United States Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed options for listing them as threatened. (usda.gov)
  • As their numbers decrease, the growth curve declines. (dummies.com)
  • The Dutch population grew by 62 thousand people in 2003. (cbs.nl)
  • Reflecting the issue's sensitivity, the statistics agency took the unusual step last month of announcing the population grew in 2020 but gave no total. (breitbart.com)
  • The once-a-decade head count shows where the population grew during the past 10 years and where it shrank. (click2houston.com)
  • During this same period, however, its population grew by 8 percent. (biologicaldiversity.org)
  • Johnson said the state's population grew by 180,000 in the 1980s, 120,000 in the 1990s and 80,000 in the past decade. (wmur.com)
  • While more than half of all SA2s in the ACT grew between June 2001 and June 2011, population decreases were recorded in a number of SA2s. (abs.gov.au)
  • During the same period, the exurban population grew from about 16 million to almost 26 million people, an over 60% increase. (urban.org)
  • The global urban population is expected to grow approximately 1.84% per year between 2015 and 2020, 1.63% per year between 2020 and 2025, and 1.44% per year between 2025 and 2030. (who.int)
  • The global population has grown from 1 billion in 1800 to 7.9 billion in 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • The population rose by 72 million people over the past 10 years to 1.411 billion in 2020, the National Bureau of Statistics announced after a once-a-decade census. (breitbart.com)
  • The city's population had grown from 13.7 million to 15.4 million in the past five years, but should be capped at 16 million in 2010 and 20 million in 2020, the Beijing News said, citing a Beijing Municipal Development and Reform Commission report. (enn.com)
  • It is estimated that the working age population of China will increase by 30% between 1995 and 2020. (hubpages.com)
  • They then made projections about the effects of demographic change on the economic growth of the 12 from 2011 to 2020 and from 2021 to 2030. (adb.org)
  • According to Statistics Estonia, the preliminary estimate of the population of Estonia as at 1 January 2020 was 1,328,360, which is 3,540 persons more than at the same time a year ago. (baltictimes.com)
  • He said that Uganda's population was projected to hit 40 million in 2020. (newvision.co.ug)
  • Kerncijfers wijken en buurten 2020" [Key figures for neighbourhoods 2020]. (wikipedia.org)
  • This shrinking of the base of a country's population pyramid allows economies to develop rapidly, if the right investments are made in health, education, and employment . (ipsnews.net)
  • Yet the pace at which population growth has slowed has become a concern in recent years as the country's seemingly inexhaustible supply of ready labor has declined. (yahoo.com)
  • For young Chinese like Cai, the country's leaders may need to step in if they want to encourage further population growth. (yahoo.com)
  • The overall numbers confirm what demographers have long warned - that the country's growth is stalling. (seattletimes.com)
  • The country's economic pie is sliced up differently now as growth in metropolitan areas involves either income or population increases-but not both. (planetizen.com)
  • China added more than 17 million people to its population in 2016 and 2017 following the scrapping of the one-child policy, but the effect hasn't endured. (yahoo.com)
  • Along with that population growth, the city region also added 103,100 jobs between 2016-2017, the AJC reported . (ajc.com)
  • Tasmania has seen a significant improvement in its economic performance as population growth helps drive demand for housing and support the state's job market, according to the January 2017 State of the States report by CommSec. (commbank.com.au)
  • And although Texas' growth overall dipped below its 10-year average last year, the Lone Star State's economy is projected to come back strong in 2017 . (dallasnews.com)
  • It had a population of 41,753 as of August 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • 4. How does glucose concentraon affect the rate of growth of Saccharomyces cerevisiae? (slideshare.net)
  • How does glucose concentraon affect the rate of growth of 0gl--‐1 Water. (slideshare.net)
  • The "population growth rate" is the rate at which the number of individuals in a population increases in a given time period, expressed as a fraction of the initial population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically, population growth rate refers to the change in population over a unit time period, often expressed as a percentage of the number of individuals in the population at the beginning of that period. (wikipedia.org)
  • A growth ratio of zero indicates that there were the same number of individuals at the beginning and end of the period-a growth rate may be zero even when there are significant changes in the birth rates, death rates, immigration rates, and age distribution between the two times. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the complex world of population dynamics, factors which can influence the population growth rate are said to be endogenous (affecting the population density and dependant on it) or exogenous (affecting the population density, but independent of it), resulting in population dynamics models typically described as stochastic , deterministic or a combination of both (Turchin, 2003). (optusnet.com.au)
  • In principle, endogenous and exogenous factors can result in fixed rate or variable rate growth (or shrinkage). (optusnet.com.au)
  • However, it is much more likely in practice for the combined effect of all factors to result in variable rates of growth (rather than a fixed rate of growth) or variable rates of shrinkage (rather than a fixed rate of shrinkage). (optusnet.com.au)
  • Hence, the key questions are not around what drives the per capita rate but what happens to the population if that rate stays constant, and what happens if the rate can vary. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Now for Population C plot points for a third line, but this time vary the growth rate for each year between 1% and 2% inclusive for as long as it takes you to double your original figure. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Feel free to use the same rate more than once, but never twice in a row (not that it actually matters, but I wouldn't want to confuse people with moments of apparent constant rate exponential growth in this example). (optusnet.com.au)
  • If this growth rate continues for the remainder of the year the population will increase by 0.2 percent in 2004. (cbs.nl)
  • This the lowest growth rate since 1900. (cbs.nl)
  • If the growth rate does not recover in the second half of 2004 the population will grow by fewer than 30 thousand inhabitants this year. (cbs.nl)
  • This is the equivalent of the growth rate of 0.2 percent. (cbs.nl)
  • The growth rate has not been this low since 1900. (cbs.nl)
  • The relation between the economy and population growth is intensified as the birth rate also correlates to the economy. (cbs.nl)
  • This is the lowest rate of population growth in twenty years. (cbs.nl)
  • According to figures from Statistics Netherlands, the decrease in the population growth rate was mainly caused by a fall in immigration and an increase in emigration. (cbs.nl)
  • In the space of three years the growth rate of the population has halved. (cbs.nl)
  • The state's growth - largely fueled by an oil boom - hasn't yet slowed down, with its net domestic migration rate nearly doubling from 2012. (governing.com)
  • As a result, not many of us - including political leaders - realize that a 3 percent annual rate of growth will actually lead to a 20-fold growth in a century. (motherearthnews.com)
  • That marked a growth rate of .381 percent, an addition of 15.23 million people, the bureau said Monday. (yahoo.com)
  • im playing as the Yor on extend mod, their default reproduction rate is 26% and at the beginning of games the pop growth rate is 14-16% but then it drops to 3% randomly, i got a good leader with pop growth bonus and medical and recreation facility's and a 0% tax rate. (matrixgames.com)
  • does anyone know how to keep the population growth rate high? (matrixgames.com)
  • If it changes right after starting a game I would make a guess that its just the game updating the planet growth rate to reflect the conditions of the aforementioned variables. (matrixgames.com)
  • You'll only typically be running under 5% on two occasions, if your population is above a certain threshold (I think it might be 5 billion) then you'll be at about half of your best initial value, the other is if your race as an exceptionally low birth rate. (matrixgames.com)
  • etc bonuses) after the population threshold is reached the value drops by about an half (there-about) leaving you with a rate of 3 - 4% on an old well established colony which is just about enough to stave of population attrition from all but a tremendous amount of migration. (matrixgames.com)
  • A positive growth rate indicates that the population is increasing, while a negative growth rate indicates that the population is decreasing. (wikipedia.org)
  • That's more than double its running average annual growth rate of 4,214 since 2010. (ajc.com)
  • WASHINGTON - U.S. population growth has slowed to the lowest rate since the Great Depression, the Census Bureau said, as Americans continued their march to the South and West and one-time engines of growth, New York and California, lost political influence. (click2houston.com)
  • New Hampshire's population has been booming for decades, but researchers said the growth rate is slowing down, and that could have a dramatic effect on the state. (wmur.com)
  • The growth rate is the slowest it has been in 50 years. (wmur.com)
  • The rate of growth in New Hampshire has slowed down quite dramatically in the last decade, compared to what it had been in the last 40 years before then," Johnson said. (wmur.com)
  • Civic also had the fastest growth, increasing at an average annual rate of 20% over the ten years to 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • Here, we examine measurements of the rate of growth of the prehistoric human population based on statistical analysis of the radiocarbon record. (pnas.org)
  • Statistical analysis of the radiocarbon record shows that transitioning farming societies experienced the same rate of growth as contemporaneous foraging societies. (pnas.org)
  • The same rate of growth measured for populations dwelling in a range of environments and practicing a variety of subsistence strategies suggests that the global climate and/or endogenous biological factors, not adaptability to local environment or subsistence practices, regulated the long-term growth of the human population during most of the Holocene. (pnas.org)
  • The population of the modern world continues to grow at a rate unprecedented in human history. (routledge.com)
  • The rate of global population growth will largely be determined by their generation, the largest in history. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • its population is projected to continue to grow at a steady and sustainable rate. (ibtimes.com)
  • In our model, the population growth rate continually depends on per capita consumption. (aimsciences.org)
  • We find that - as in the classic Solow-Swan model - there is a steady state for the capital-labour ratio, which is always lower than that deduced from the original model with zero population growth rate, but it is not necessarily unique. (aimsciences.org)
  • What happens to the idea of the dignity of the human species if this population growth continues at its present rate? (co.us)
  • Over the last decade, the rate of growth in exurbia far outpaced that of the United States as a whole. (urban.org)
  • Let's suppose that the proportional rate of growth depends on the population density. (maa.org)
  • You can use the maplet to see the logistic model's behavior by entering values for the initial population ( P 0 ), carrying capacity ( K ), intrinsic rate of increase ( r ), and a stop time. (maa.org)
  • The 12-month period ending July 1, 2019, saw the lowest population growth rate, 0.5 percent, since 1918, reported the U.S. Census Bureau on Monday. (planetizen.com)
  • Unfortunately this is inevitable unless a) we kill off everyone when they reach 40 (ala Logan's Run) or b) we continue to have an ever increasing growth rate. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • The growth rate is NOT increasing. (abovetopsecret.com)
  • The growth rate is a factor in determining how great a burden would be imposed on a country by the changing needs of its people for infrastructure (e.g., schools, hospitals, housing, roads), resources (e.g., food, water, electricity), and jobs. (indexmundi.com)
  • As the number of cycles increases, the number of cells jumps drastically, making it hard to visualize the growth rate. (dummies.com)
  • We describe a method for co-estimating 4 N e μ (four times the product of effective population size and neutral mutation rate) and population growth rate from sequence samples using Metropolis-Hastings sampling. (genetics.org)
  • This bias cannot be attributed solely to Metropolis-Hastings sampling but appears to be an inherent property of the estimator and is expected to appear in any approach which estimates growth rate from genealogy structure. (genetics.org)
  • In this case population size is represented by two parameters: the exponential growth rate g and the present-day value of Θ (that is, the value at the time when the organisms were sampled). (genetics.org)
  • Both analytic and simulation results show that the estimate of the growth rate g is biased upwards when a finite number of individuals are analyzed. (genetics.org)
  • The method proposed by G riffiths and T avaré ( 1994 ) for estimation of growth rate uses a different strategy for defining and sampling genealogies, but shares a common mathematical rationale. (genetics.org)
  • However, experts warned that the population growth rate had not declined enough to enable Uganda to reap demographic dividend. (newvision.co.ug)
  • In some geographies, this has slowed through the process called the demographic transition, where many nations with high standards of living have seen a significant slowing of population growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Here's an overview of some of the demographic shifts driving population increases in the fastest-growing states. (governing.com)
  • Our results indicate that the counterfactual relations between population and output growth rates presented in current R&D-based growth models are driven by their specific demographic structure. (repec.org)
  • The most recent U.N. demographic projections show world population growing to 9.3 billion by 2050, an addition of 2.3 billion people. (motherearthnews.com)
  • More troubling than the faulty description of the demographic dividend was the handling of what could have been an interesting conversation about population stabilization efforts around the world by countries that signed on to the 1994 Programme of Action at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo , and by the international donor and NGO communities. (ipsnews.net)
  • Zero population growth is the demographic term for a population that is growing by zero percent - neither increasing nor decreasing in size. (ipsnews.net)
  • Demographic trends have produced slower growth in the U.S. working population, and many advanced economies are grappling with sluggish gains in productivity. (wsj.com)
  • Perhaps most important, demographic trends have produced slower growth in the working population. (wsj.com)
  • All this gloomy news about a demographic disaster, however, might not be as big of a problem as feared, since an aging population does not necessarily lead to slower growth. (businessinsider.com)
  • Demographic adjustments were applied to resolve any statistical anomalies in the age sex composition of the derived population estimates. (abs.gov.au)
  • Researchers from NCAR's IAM group and the City University of New York Institute for Demographic Research developed a new set of global, spatially explicit population scenarios that are consistent with the new Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs). (ucar.edu)
  • D. Cai , An economic growth model with endogenous carrying capacity and demographic transition, Mathematical and Computer Modelling , 55 (2012), 432-441. (aimsciences.org)
  • The demographic dividend that contributed substantially to economic growth in developing Asia in the past is dissipating. (adb.org)
  • The U.S. Census Bureau dropped a whole bunch of population estimates at the end of June, revealing details about the rapid demographic evolution of the country. (planetizen.com)
  • Demographic dividend is defined by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) as, "the economic growth potential that can result from shifts in a population's age structure, mainly when the share of the working-age population (15 to 64) is larger than the non-working-age share of the population (14 and younger, and 65 and older). (newvision.co.ug)
  • The most significant increase in the world's population has been since the 1950s, mainly due to medical advancements and increases in agricultural productivity. (wikipedia.org)
  • India, the world's second most populous nation, has also been experiencing slower population growth. (yahoo.com)
  • Those 60 and older - a group of 264 million people who on their own would be the world's fourth-biggest country - rose 5.4 percentage points to 18.7% of the population. (breitbart.com)
  • Many of the world's countries, including many in Sub-Saharan Africa , the Middle East , South Asia and South East Asia , have seen a sharp rise in population since the end of the Cold War . (wikipedia.org)
  • A controversial new model suggests that the world's growing population is the greatest threat to global biodiversity. (scidev.net)
  • If they choose, collectively, to have smaller families than their elders did, the world's population - now 7 billion - will continue to grow, but more slowly. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • The relentless growth in population might seem paradoxical given that the world's average birthrate has been slowly falling for decades. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • It's no secret that the world's population growth is heavily skewed by region -- so much so that the changes expected for the next century will radically change the world as we know it. (ibtimes.com)
  • But the world's richest country, which now boasts the third-highest population after China and India, is on track to be surpassed by Nigeria as soon as 2050. (ibtimes.com)
  • Population levels are rising and nowhere is this felt more keenly than in the world's megacities - urban sprawls that each house over ten million people. (geographical.co.uk)
  • According to the UN, by 2025 there will be 37 megacities - with all but one of the new ones in Asia - home to 630 million people, 13.6 per cent of the world's projected urban population. (geographical.co.uk)
  • The extent of urban building in China can be studied in innovative ways, as seen in the World Bank report , which dispenses with traditional, administrative approaches to calculating urban populations and instead uses satellite imagery and census micro-data to measure urban density. (pewresearch.org)
  • The UN projected population to keep growing, and estimates have put the total population at 8.6 billion by mid-2030, 9.8 billion by mid-2050 and 11.2 billion by 2100. (wikipedia.org)
  • New Census estimates on migration trends and birth rates provide a glimpse into what's driving each state's growth. (governing.com)
  • The Census Bureau's most recent estimates provide a glimpse of what's behind annual population changes in each state. (governing.com)
  • The Census Bureau estimates each state's population as of July using birth records, tax filings, Medicare enrollment and other data sources. (governing.com)
  • The U.N. Department of Economic and Social Affairs yesterday released revised numbers for the coming century, raising median estimates for population growth in 2050 and 2100. (scientificamerican.com)
  • We really don't know what these trends will be after a period of several decades,' he said during a U.N. press conference on the population survey, explaining that the estimates reflect a best guess based on the future resembling the past. (scientificamerican.com)
  • More recent Census estimates suggest many of those same places are now seeing growth level off or start to reverse. (governing.com)
  • Its total population stood at 1.362 billion this month based on United Nations estimates. (yahoo.com)
  • For a detailed explanation of the rationale and methodology of the rebasing process refer to Population Estimates: Concepts, Sources and Methods, 2009 (cat. (abs.gov.au)
  • For more information on the rebasing process at the national, state and territory level, see Feature Article: Final Rebasing of Australia's Population Estimates, September Quarter 2006 - June Quarter 2011 . (abs.gov.au)
  • Since this new population estimate uses the 2011 Census as its main data source, it is said to be 'based' on the 2011 Census and is referred to as the population 'base' for estimates for subsequent reference periods. (abs.gov.au)
  • Rebasing refers to the process by which the ABS uses this new base derived from the 2011 Census to update the original series of published population estimates from 30 June 2007 to 30 June 2011 (the previous intercensal period). (abs.gov.au)
  • Following the process illustrated in the diagram above, the ABS used the 2011 Census results to produce 'preliminary rebased' population estimates for 30 June 2011, and for all previous intercensal years (June 2007 to June 2010). (abs.gov.au)
  • Total estimates were released in Regional Population Growth, Australia (cat. (abs.gov.au)
  • no. 3218.0) and age/sex estimates were released in Population by Age and Sex, Regions of Australia (cat. (abs.gov.au)
  • In this release, the preliminary rebased population estimates have been updated to final rebased estimates for 30 June 2007 to 30 June 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • Their population estimates for the end of this century hover around 250 million each. (ibtimes.com)
  • All told, the revised data brings the projection for the total world population up to 11 billion by 2100, an increase of 800 million from previous estimates. (ibtimes.com)
  • That changed in 2016, when it was unseated by Maricopa County, Ariz., home to Phoenix, according to the latest population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. (dallasnews.com)
  • This paper examines the quantitative impact of population aging on economic growth in 12 developing Asian economies that make up the bulk of the region's population and output. (adb.org)
  • The authors examined the impact of aging on those four channels in 12 developing Asian economies that collectively make up the bulk of the region's population and output. (adb.org)
  • Cities across this swath of the country have rapidly growing populations and economies. (planetizen.com)
  • Well, here population [growth] comes in because there [among emerging economies] we already have two to three children per woman, family planning is widely used, and population growth is coming to an end. (ted.com)
  • Economic growth and improvement of quality of life have been fastest in those areas where women have higher status, and slowest where they face the greatest disadvantages,'' states the draft ``Programme of Action'' now being debated in New York. (csmonitor.com)
  • Population ageing will tend to lower both labor-force participation and savings rates, thereby raising concerns about a future slowing of economic growth. (nber.org)
  • However, behavioral responses (including greater female labor force participation) and policy reforms (including an increase in the legal age of retirement) can mitigate the economic consequences of an older population. (nber.org)
  • These factors suggest that population ageing will not significantly impede the pace of economic growth in developing countries. (nber.org)
  • Implications of population ageing for economic growth, " Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Oxford University Press, vol. 26(4), pages 583-612, Winter. (nber.org)
  • These periods of low population growth coincided with periods of economic recession. (cbs.nl)
  • This effect is mainly the result of increasing immigration in times of economic growth, and lower immigration rates when the economic climate deteriorates. (cbs.nl)
  • Population Growth and Carbon Emissions ," NBER Working Papers 22885, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • Population growth usually decreases in times of economic recession, this was also the case twenty years ago. (cbs.nl)
  • When Does Domestic Savings Matter for Economic Growth? (repec.org)
  • The past and future of knowledge-based growth ," Journal of Economic Growth , Springer, vol. 18(4), pages 411-437, December. (repec.org)
  • The past and future of knowledge-based growth ," Center for European, Governance and Economic Development Research Discussion Papers 140, University of Goettingen, Department of Economics. (repec.org)
  • Finite Lifetimes and Growth ," NBER Working Papers 3469, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • The swelling population has become the root to all problems that have affected the city's economic development," said Yu. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Because such people as my old girlfriend and economists presuppose that unlimited economic growth is necessary and also believe adding billions more humans to the world is desirable, I would like to share some thoughts about such thinkers, whom I'll call "Growthers. (cnn.com)
  • Whatever their impulse, compulsive craving for "no limits" to economic growth and human numbers is irrational. (cnn.com)
  • They often tout the shortsighted Ponzi scheme of population growth for continued economic gains through an increasing consumer base, with no regard for the limits of the planet to absorb that population growth. (ipsnews.net)
  • The International Monetary Fund is forecasting Chinese economic growth of 8.4% this year following a rebound from the coronavirus pandemic. (breitbart.com)
  • We are going to see health care as a growth industry well into the future, says Joe Jimenez, Novartis CEO, sharing his thoughts on elevating the economic potential of a healthier population. (cnbc.com)
  • President-elect Donald Trump and his emerging team are confident their proposed tax cuts and regulatory rollbacks will spark a dramatic upswing in economic growth. (wsj.com)
  • The Effect of Aging on Economic Growth in the Age of Automation. (businessinsider.com)
  • This isn't the first time Atlanta's been in the spotlight for its booming population and economic growth. (ajc.com)
  • Read more about Atlanta's economic growth. (ajc.com)
  • Eunan King, an economist at NCB Stockbrokers in Dublin, has long argued that a rising population more workers and more consumers will help sustain Ireland's remarkable economic renaissance of the past dozen years. (medindia.net)
  • The quarterly State of the States report measures the economic performance of the states and territories in Australia using eight key indicators, namely economic growth, retail spending, business investment, unemployment, construction work done, population growth, housing finance and dwelling commencements. (commbank.com.au)
  • E. Accinelli and J. G. Brida , The dynamics of the Ramsey economic growth model with the von Bertalanffy population growth law, Applied Mathematical Sciences , 1 (2007), 109-118. (aimsciences.org)
  • N. S. Bay, On the attraction of positive equilibrium point in Solow economic discrete model with Richards population growth, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Bioinformatics , 2 (2012), 177. (aimsciences.org)
  • D. Cass , Optimum growth in an aggregative model of capital accumulation, Review of Economic Studies , 32 (1965), 233-240. (aimsciences.org)
  • L. C. Corchón , A Malthus-Swan-Solow model of economic growth, Journal of Dynamics & Games , 3 (2016), 225-230. (aimsciences.org)
  • Despite Texas' economic dominance for years immediately after the recession, the fact that counties in Arizona, Nevada and Washington also gained huge population numbers likely means that not everyone being priced out of California is going to Texas , Orrenius said. (dallasnews.com)
  • The results indicate that there will be a sizable adverse economic impact where population aging is more advanced. (adb.org)
  • And of course, there's been economic growth in the West. (ted.com)
  • This cuts spending on dependents and spurs economic growth. (newvision.co.ug)
  • He noted that Uganda's high population growth rates, especially that carried by surging teenage pregnancy levels led to a high dependency ratio- a factor he warned could prove to be a stumbling block to rapid economic growth. (newvision.co.ug)
  • Women's contribution to economic growth is reduced because they have stay at home to look after many children while men's income has to go to family consumption," Ssekamatte. (newvision.co.ug)
  • Fifteen states experienced significant population increases last year. (governing.com)
  • In all, 15 states and the District of Columbia recorded population increases exceeding 1 percent. (governing.com)
  • The benefits come from a changing age structure that increases the ratio of the working-age population to the youth population. (ipsnews.net)
  • From June 2006 to June 2016, eight of the ten SA2s with the largest population increases in Tasmania were within Greater Hobart. (abs.gov.au)
  • Unemployment and underemployment are serious problems that China could face as its population increases. (hubpages.com)
  • Large population increases also occurred in Karratha (up 6,600 people) in the north-west of WA, Busselton (5,800) in the south-west, East Pilbara (5,700) in the north-west, and Australind - Leschenault (4,800) in the south-west. (abs.gov.au)
  • The largest population increases were in the SA2s of Gungahlin (up 5,800 people) and Harrison (4,500). (abs.gov.au)
  • The impact of the population on the environment generally increases as a limiting resource that the population relies on decreases. (maa.org)
  • More people equals more carbon emissions, and in the eyes of some we should be doing much more to stop increases in population. (theenergycollective.com)
  • Imagine that global population increases this century as expected, or at least as the UN's Population Division expects it to, and that the citizens of each country continue to produce carbon dioxide emissions as they do today. (theenergycollective.com)
  • Immigration increases mainly due to their return migration, which is not recorded in the population register, as the prior leaving was not registered. (baltictimes.com)
  • This fall is often accompanied by an extension in average life expectancy that increases the portion of the population that is in the working age-group. (newvision.co.ug)
  • Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston-Woodlands-Sugar Land added the most residents of any metro areas (as opposed to counties), with population gains of more than 100,000 each. (dallasnews.com)
  • The study defines urban areas as contiguous lands with 50% or more of the area covered by built-up infrastructures such as roads and buildings, and whose overall population was 100,000 or more in 2010. (pewresearch.org)
  • The rapid build-out of urban infrastructure has led to a situation in which 62% of urban areas in China with populations over 100,000 actually became less crowded (meaning they lost population density), even as most of them gained in total population. (pewresearch.org)
  • State demographer Elizabeth Garner still expects the state's population to rise at a slow to moderate clip in the coming years. (cpr.org)
  • The state's population growth has in large part been fueled by families moving from places such as Massachusetts. (wmur.com)
  • Norton said the slowing migration also opens up a new concern: The state's population is also getting older. (wmur.com)
  • According to Mike Carnathan, manager of the Atlanta Regional Commission's research and analytics group, Atlanta had its strongest year of population growth since the Great Recession. (ajc.com)
  • Experts say that paltry pace reflects the combination of an aging population, slowing immigration and the scars of the Great Recession more than a decade ago, which led many young adults to delay marriage and families. (click2houston.com)
  • Don't miss our latest MetroTrends commentary: US Census Bureau Researchers Todd Gardner and Matthew Marlay analyze exurban population growth since the Great Recession. (urban.org)
  • Many had expected growth to come in even below the 1930s levels given the long hangover of the Great Recession and the drying up of immigration, which came to a virtual halt during last year's pandemic. (seattletimes.com)
  • The urban population in 2014 accounted for 54% of the total global population, up from 34% in 1960, and continues to grow. (who.int)
  • Thirty-three years later, in 1960, world population reached 3 billion. (motherearthnews.com)
  • I still remember the day in school when our teacher told us that the world population had become three billion people, and that was in 1960. (ted.com)
  • And that's what I'm going to show you, because since 1960 what has happened in the world up to 2010 is that a staggering four billion people have been added to the world population. (ted.com)
  • As this is the exponentialist web site, I felt it to be worthwhile comparing exponential growth (and Couttsian Growth) against linear growth, compound and logistic growth (see links to these articles - above left). (optusnet.com.au)
  • The logistic growth of a population. (wikipedia.org)
  • This differential equation (in either form) is called the logistic growth model . (maa.org)
  • Biologists typically refer to species that follow logistic growth as K-selected species ( Molles, 2004 ). (maa.org)
  • Let's investigate the logistic growth model by using these values in the Ecological Models Maplet -- just click on the button at the right --you need to have Maple v9.0 (or higher) installed on your machine to run this program. (maa.org)
  • To do that we have to go back to the first principle of population dynamics (Turchin, 2003) - the approximate exponential law first introduced by Malthus in 1798. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Projection of population dynamics over the next few decades. (cbs.nl)
  • Is the Subject Area "Population dynamics" applicable to this article? (plos.org)
  • In many cities immigration is significantly more important in maintaining the dynamics of population growth than mass movements", notes political scientist, Dr. Timo Aro. (amren.com)
  • Overall, there is a much broader understanding of how everything connects,'' says Susan Weber, executive director of the research and advocacy group Zero Population Growth. (csmonitor.com)
  • Dr. Kalasa responded to a question about the "1960s concept of Zero Population Growth (ZPG)" with a reassurance that UNFPA rejects "population control" and only supports voluntary, rights-based family planning. (ipsnews.net)
  • Population control is a strategy for achieving zero population growth that is outdated and condemned by all credible groups. (ipsnews.net)
  • All rights-based population groups, including Population Connection (which was founded under the name "Zero Population Growth"), engage in the same reassurances. (ipsnews.net)
  • Essig, who is now a consultant, has studied Georgia spending trends for years, and he said tax collections, while up, have not kept pace with population growth and inflation. (ajc.com)
  • But Mr. Trump says his tax, trade and other policy proposals will generate average annual GDP growth of 3.5% or more-a pace the U.S. hasn't seen in more than a decade. (wsj.com)
  • Mao disputed the Malthusian argument that food production could not keep pace with population increase and maintained that " it is a very good thing that China has a big population. (hubpages.com)
  • Japan, Germany and some other rich countries face the same challenge of supporting aging populations with fewer workers. (breitbart.com)
  • A shrinking working-age population, coupled with longer life spans and retirements, means there will be fewer working people around to carry the burden of supporting a larger non-working population. (businessinsider.com)
  • 5 For example, many Muslims live in countries with higher-than-average rates of poverty, less-adequate health care, fewer educational opportunities and more-rural populations. (pewforum.org)
  • But unsustainable human population growth can overwhelm those efforts, leading us to conclude that we not only need smaller footprints, but fewer feet. (biologicaldiversity.org)
  • The St. Petersburg Times reports that Florida has lost population for the first time since 1946, with 50,000 fewer people here this April than the April before. (jacksonville.com)
  • As women and families realize that fewer children will die during infancy or childhood, they will begin to have fewer children to reach their desired number of offspring, further reducing the proportion of non-productive dependents," said Dr. John Ssekamatte, the head of population and social sector planning at the National Planning Authority (NPA). (newvision.co.ug)
  • The Mile High City has the second-fastest-growing population in the country since 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. (cpr.org)
  • The world population above 65 years old will soon be larger than the population under five years old, according to the US Census Bureau . (businessinsider.com)
  • Altogether, the U.S. population rose to 331,449,281 last year, the Census Bureau said Monday, a 7.4% increase over the previous decade that was the second slowest ever. (click2houston.com)
  • NPG Releases New Position PaperUrgently Needed Now: A National Policy to Reduce U.S. Population Sees Census Bureau projections as evidence for critical needto slow, halt, and eventually reverse U.S. population growth. (npg.org)
  • Altogether, the U.S. population rose to 331,449,281 last year, the Census Bureau said, a 7.4% increase that was the second-slowest ever. (nbcbayarea.com)
  • As you will see, this approach fundamentally challenges the usual assumptions built into population growth models around limits to growth and population density feedback mechanisms. (optusnet.com.au)
  • This is not to say that limits to growth and population density are not important - they are important. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Agriculture and population limits Criticisms of globalization List of population concern organizations Malthusian catastrophe Over-consumption Overpopulation Population Connection Sustainability The Limits to Growth The Revenge of Gaia Voluntary Human Extinction Movement Gilbert, Geoffrey (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • Chinese leaders have enforced birth limits since 1980 to restrain population growth but worry the number of working-age people is falling too fast, disrupting efforts to create a prosperous economy. (breitbart.com)
  • Changes in birth limits and other policies "promoted a rebound in the birth population," Ning said. (breitbart.com)
  • But an Atlanta Journal-Constitution analysis of state budgets shows, when inflation and population growth are considered, many areas of government spending remain below where they where in 2008 when the recession hit. (ajc.com)
  • We've had oil booms and oil busts and other things like the tech recession and we come back to trend growth," said Pia Orrenius, a senior economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. (dallasnews.com)
  • Due to its dramatic impact on the human ability to grow food, the Haber process, named after one of its inventors, the German chemist Fritz Haber, served as the "detonator of the population explosion", enabling the global population to increase from 1.6 billion in 1900 to 7.7 billion by November 2019. (wikipedia.org)
  • The numbers reported Thursday reflect a gain of 11.8 million people, or 0.8%, over the official estimate for 2019, when the government says the population edged above 1.4 billion for the first time. (breitbart.com)
  • The factor behind population growth in 2019 was positive net migration: 5,030 more people immigrated to Estonia than emigrated. (baltictimes.com)
  • The municipality covered an area of 65.11 km2 (25.14 sq mi) of which 1.54 km2 (0.59 sq mi) is water, and had a population of as of 2019. (wikipedia.org)
  • She said that the city's population is approaching the 18 million capacity limit, bringing huge pressures on environmental protection, traffic and water resources. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • She said that the city's population density was 995 people per square km in 2007, which was 32 people more than that in 2006. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • The city's growth outpaced its suburbs, especially those in New Jersey, which saw virtually no population increase. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Earth's rapid population growth has created an increased demand for resources such as water, lumber, soil, and livestock. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Improving the living conditions of the population was a priority of the Communist government when they took power in 1949, but such rapid growth made any improvement in people's living standards difficult. (hubpages.com)
  • As a response to this rapid growth, the government introduced a series of extreme family planning programmes. (hubpages.com)
  • Rapid growth was also recorded in East Pilbara (226%), Ashburton (76%), Karratha (63%) and Newman (57%), all located in the north-west region of the Pilbara. (abs.gov.au)
  • A number of New South Wales SA2s surrounding the ACT had rapid growth in the ten years to June 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • The illness is certainly made worse by the rapid population growth that consumes public and private resources in order to give generous returns to investors, with minimal benefits going to help the low income people who are adversely affected by the growth. (co.us)
  • Steve Murdock, a former head of the U.S. census who heads the Hobby Center for the Study of Texas at Rice University, pointed to rapid growth in the state's suburbs -- especially along the Interstate 35 corridor. (dallasnews.com)
  • Rapid population growth can be seen as threatening by neighboring countries. (indexmundi.com)
  • When one reflects on the rapid population growth that has occurred in Mexico and Central America in recent years, it leaves little doubt why we've seen such a substantial growth of illegal immigration over the last 30-35 years. (iwindsurf.com)
  • Most populations do not grow exponentially, rather they follow a logistic model. (wikipedia.org)
  • Generally speaking, to avoid burdening the reasoning with the usual baggage of assumptions, the Exponentialist approach is not to focus primarily on why populations grow and shrink. (optusnet.com.au)
  • The Exponentialist framework used to explore the secondary issue of why populations grow and shrink can be summed up by the familiar theory of Natural Selection (and associated Artificial Selection ), which in turn leads to Exponentialist theory of Malthusian Selection (which includes a number of exogenous factors such as seasons). (optusnet.com.au)
  • Instead, the Exponentialist focus is on how populations grow and shrink. (optusnet.com.au)
  • Red areas will lose population by 2015, while green areas will grow. (esri.com)
  • Giving readers the impression that population growth can be the silver bullet that helps an economy grow - when the population is growing most rapidly in the poorest, least developed countries - is what economists in high-income countries are known for doing. (ipsnews.net)
  • Due to its dramatic impact on the human ability to grow food, the Haber process served as the "detonator of the population explosion ", enabling the global population to increase from 1.6 billion in 1900 to 7.7 billion by November 2018. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was only in the 1990s that our population stabilized and started to grow, rapidly,' he said. (medindia.net)
  • Some experts think the scale is beyond most citizens' imaginations: in about half a generation, the population may grow by another Dublin, which has 1.1 million people in its greater metropolitan area. (medindia.net)
  • This fluctuation of grain production poses a real problem as the population continues to grow. (hubpages.com)
  • The population of China is forecast to grow by 375 million over the period 1995 -2040 - more than the total population of the USA and Japan. (hubpages.com)
  • But even then, India's population will continue to grow because of momentum. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • That basically, the population will grow if it is able to grow, almost always. (coursera.org)
  • However, this population did not grow due to low birth rates and the difficulty in surviving up to the age of 15 (only 57%) as the cost of children was high 11 . (nature.com)
  • A lot of companies have happened to grow the economy, so the Western population moved over to here. (ted.com)
  • Note that Malthus referred to linear growth as arithmetic growth, and to exponential growth as geometric growth. (optusnet.com.au)
  • The main reason for the low growth is the sharp drop in immigration and the rise in emigration. (cbs.nl)
  • America remains beset with those who simply don't make the population, government cost, immigration connection and are hopelessly mired in an ideology against reproductive rights for women. (ipsnews.net)
  • If the population gets too old, it will be impossible to solve the problem through immigration," said Lu. (breitbart.com)
  • Immigration Reform Must Help Rein-In Population Growth! (npg.org)
  • A Monthly Commentary on Population and Immigration Issues. (npg.org)
  • It also meant that its population growth was driven entirely by natural increase (or birth rates) and international immigration. (dallasnews.com)
  • William Frey, a demographer at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., warned that even a recovering economy may not change the trend with the population aging rapidly and immigration contentious. (seattletimes.com)
  • They all gain population through immigration. (amren.com)
  • The growth has also been noted by Pekka Myrskylä, head of development at Statistics Finland, who says that immigration is numerically greater now than ever before. (amren.com)
  • Immigration now counts for nearly half of population growth. (amren.com)
  • Helsinki is losing population through internal migration, but is a big winner in immigration from abroad. (amren.com)
  • Of the SA2s outside of Greater Hobart, those with the largest growth were Huonville - Franklin in the state's south-east and Port Sorell on the north-west coast (both 1,200 people). (abs.gov.au)
  • The SA2s with the fastest growth were Miandetta - Don (28%), a suburb of Devonport, and Legana (27%) in northern Tasmania. (abs.gov.au)
  • a) Excludes SA2s with a population of less than 1,000 at June 2006. (abs.gov.au)
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  • The share of the population aged 60 and over is projected to increase in nearly every country in the world during 2005-2050. (nber.org)
  • UNITED NATIONS -- Earth's human population is expected to coast upward to 9.6 billion by 2050 and 10.9 billion by 2100, up from 7.2 billion people alive today, a United Nations agency has projected. (scientificamerican.com)
  • The population of potential workers aged 15 to 59 will fall from three-quarters of the total in 2011 to just above half by 2050, according to Lu. (breitbart.com)
  • World population, now over 7.3 billion, is predicted to rise to 9 billion by 2050, an increase of almost two billion, or 23%, in the short space of only 34 years from now. (npg.org)
  • In the ten years from 2001 to 2011, the Pilbara recorded the largest and fastest population increase (23,300 people or 59%) for an SA3 outside of Greater Perth. (abs.gov.au)
  • Almost all of the population growth in the ACT between 2001 and 2011 occurred in the north. (abs.gov.au)
  • Between June 2001 and June 2011, much of the Territory's population growth occurred in the newly established suburbs in the north. (abs.gov.au)
  • It was estimated by the Population Reference Bureau that 56% of the population lived in urban areas in 2001. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • It was estimated by the Population Reference Bureau that 85% of the population lived in urban areas in 2001. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • The essays include comprehensive discussions of population theory, analyses of population trends, and prospects in the United States and surveys of population trends in other major areas of the world. (routledge.com)
  • While most states don't experience significant population shifts over short periods, some added notable tallies of residents last year. (governing.com)
  • The numbers released Monday, along with more detailed data expected later this year, will be used by state legislatures or independent commissions to redraw political maps to account for shifts in population . (click2houston.com)
  • Will world population reach 11 billion? (cnn.com)
  • If birthrates stay where they are, the population is expected to reach 11 billion by midcentury - akin to adding three Chinas. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • A population growing at 1% doubles in 70 years, and a population growing at 2% doubles in 35 years (or doubles twice in 70 years). (optusnet.com.au)
  • Even spending on k-12 schools - the target of much of the state's increased revenue in recent years - is below where it was in 2008 when population growth and inflation are taken into account. (ajc.com)
  • McCutchen said growth in the sales tax base - a vital component of state and local budgets - has been slow in part because the state taxes the economy of 20, 30 years ago, when goods, and not services, were king. (ajc.com)
  • Working within ArcMap, take any dataset containing a population count for two different years. (esri.com)
  • Beijing saw the highest annual growth in its population in seven years in 2007, when the population increased by 520,000, equivalent to a middle-sized city, said a spokeswoman for the municipal statistics bureau on Monday. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • For a few years, urban jurisdictions experienced a resurgence, with many gaining population for the first time in decades. (governing.com)
  • For years, Wall Street and government forecasters have waxed pessimistic on the economy's capacity for sustained growth, pointing to multiple reasons it has diminished since the 1990s. (wsj.com)
  • The reference population used to construct the CDC Growth Charts for children aged 2 years to 20 years is a nationally representative sample. (cdc.gov)
  • In the last four years alone the population swelled by over three hundred thousand, roughly split between immigrants and births. (medindia.net)
  • However, production during recent years was unable to match this steady growth and has fluctuated around the 450 billion kilogram figure. (hubpages.com)
  • We present results from a simulation model that uses data from Chapin Hall's Multistate Foster Care Data Archive to project the size of the adoption population and the number of children in foster care for the next 20 years. (hhs.gov)
  • WA's population increased by 24% (or 451,100 people) in the ten years to 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • In the ten years to 2011, the largest population growth in WA occurred in the outer suburban fringes of Greater Perth. (abs.gov.au)
  • In the ten years to 2011, Gelorup - Dalyellup - Stratham, in the south-west of WA, had the largest and fastest population increase (7,200 people or 242%) for an SA2 outside of Greater Perth. (abs.gov.au)
  • In the ten years to 2011, the centre moved 4.7 kilometres north-west, partly due to high population growth in the north of the state. (abs.gov.au)
  • In the ten years to June 2011, the estimated resident population of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) increased by 48,400 people to reach 367,800. (abs.gov.au)
  • Gungahlin had the largest growth of all SA3s in the ten years to 2011, more than doubling from 24,400 to 49,700 people. (abs.gov.au)
  • In the ten years to 2011, the centre of population moved 1.4 kilometres north. (abs.gov.au)
  • In that year approximately 6% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 32% of the population under 15 years of age. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • Thirty four years have passed since, in 1980, NPG published a 62 page booklet that I had written titled, Urgently Needed Now: A National Policy to Reduce U.S. Population. (npg.org)
  • Having no kids for around 20 years, then one per family until a stable population of one billion is reached. (envirolink.org)
  • The UN has dispensed with the old estimate that Africa's population will triple within 90 years -- instead, it could very well quadruple. (ibtimes.com)
  • its population, currently around 170 million, is already Africa's largest and is expected to be eight times greater within a scant 100 years. (ibtimes.com)
  • Which experts say means that anyone still wondering when Texas' years-long population growth hot streak will end should, perhaps, stop. (dallasnews.com)
  • Johnson (2003) notes: "A deer population that has plenty to eat and is not hunted by humans or other predators will double every three years. (maa.org)
  • Describe the behavior of the population over 100 years. (maa.org)
  • This could only be overcomed by an unprecedented population increase (x20 times in 100 years) and helped with the protection generated by previous infection with "ancient" lineages. (nature.com)
  • External migration has contributed to population growth already for the past five years. (baltictimes.com)
  • For 50 years, snow has been more likely to fall in Florida than the population. (jacksonville.com)
  • Just behind Hawaii was New Jersey, with a net international migration of 5.2 residents per 1,000 population. (governing.com)
  • Governing 's analysis shows that counties with medium population densities, those between 200 and 1,000 people per square mile, recorded on average the highest domestic migration rates last year. (governing.com)
  • Yu Xiuqin, deputy director and the spokeswoman of the bureau said at a news briefing that the total population in the national capital reached 16.33 million in 2007 with 12.13 million permanent, registered residents and 4.19 million transients, who remained in the city for part of 2007. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Yet China also faces a unique dilemma: Its 2018 population total included 30 million more men than women, considered a long-time outcome of the recently abandoned one-child policy under which boys were favored over girls for cultural reasons. (yahoo.com)
  • Care for the elderly is a rising government concern as the working-age population continues to fall as a percentage of the total. (yahoo.com)
  • The working-age population fell to 63.3% of the total from 70.1% a decade ago. (breitbart.com)
  • That lifted the total population to 4.2 million. (medindia.net)
  • At June 2011, the estimated resident population of Western Australia (WA) was 2.35 million people, which represented 11% of the total Australian population. (abs.gov.au)
  • At June 2011, the population of Greater Perth was 1.83 million people, which was 78% of the state's total population. (abs.gov.au)
  • This represented 22% of the state's total population. (abs.gov.au)
  • That means that we need to address the population size and growth of each nation, which together make up the world total. (npg.org)
  • Tobacco use has also declined proportionately in most countries, but population growth means the total number of people using tobacco has remained stubbornly high. (thehindubusinessline.com)
  • variation in populations relative to the amount of total phenotypic variation. (coursera.org)
  • what is the total population size (Nt) at generation 0 and generation 20? (dtu.dk)
  • Population aging affects growth through savings, capital accumulation, labor force participation, and total factor productivity. (adb.org)
  • It is calculated as the difference between total population and urban population. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • The urban population growth, in absolute numbers, is concentrated in the less developed regions of the world. (who.int)
  • World human population has been growing since the end of the Black Death, around the year 1350. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population began growing rapidly in the Western world during the industrial revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • A MAJOR United Nations meeting in New York this week is setting the scene for how the world handles population growth into the 21st century. (csmonitor.com)
  • World population today is 5.7 billion,'' she says. (csmonitor.com)
  • This year's UN population conference is unique in the heavy role of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) from around the world. (csmonitor.com)
  • NPG works on overpopulation issues and advocates a gradual reduction in U.S. and world population. (wikipedia.org)
  • NPG believes the optimal population for the United States is 150 to 200 million and that the optimal world population is two to three billion. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Population: A Reference Handbook. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stabilizing world population is crucial to preserving vital environmental resources. (motherearthnews.com)
  • World population growth has slowed from the peak of 2.1 percent in 1967 to 1.1 percent in 2011. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Filling this gap would not only take us a long way toward stabilizing world population, it would also improve the health and well-being of women and their families. (motherearthnews.com)
  • However, we were pleased that you, in your piece, allowed the key point to be made which Werner Fornos often did at Population Institute (PI), namely that underlying all this adverse migrant movement must be the gross increase in world population. (ipsnews.net)
  • Science is demonstrating that human population and consumption in the United States and the world are already too large and are destroying the natural systems that support us. (npg.org)
  • This is one of the main reasons that the global Muslim population is projected to rise both in absolute numbers and in relative terms, as a share of all the people in the world. (pewforum.org)
  • The United States has the largest population in the developed world, and is the only developed nation experiencing significant population growth: Its population may double before the end of the century. (biologicaldiversity.org)
  • The population of Panama in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 3,120,000, which placed it as number 129 in population among the 193 nations of the world. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • There is no remedy that can possibly avert disastrous Climate Change and Global Warming unless we first address the problem of world population size and growth, and its impact on the size of the greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming. (npg.org)
  • From this simple illustration it would appear that without drastically reducing the size of world population, there is no solution to the problem. (npg.org)
  • What is to be gained by pretending rather than by proposing a solution that would solve the problem - a reduction in the size of world population to not more than 1- 2 billion? (npg.org)
  • The population of Denmark in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 5,364,000, which placed it as number 107 in population among the 193 nations of the world. (nationsencyclopedia.com)
  • While the size of population growth is very important in itself, the essays in this volume demonstrate that many other aspects of structure and change in populations are equally important.In readable, non-technical language, these collected essays analyze the most important modern trends in world population. (routledge.com)
  • Now they say world population will continue growing into the next century. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Some developed countries in the world are expected to lose half of their population, in a development that might seem impossible while the world population continues its climb toward 8 billion. (planetizen.com)
  • Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 2:31 pm Post subject: World Population Growth. (iwindsurf.com)
  • For comparison, world population was probably around a mere 200 million in A.D. 600, and the single billion figure wasn't reached until the early 1800's. (iwindsurf.com)
  • Rural population growth (annual %) in French Polynesia was reported at 1.0789 % in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • I'm going to talk now about how world population has changed from that year and into the future, but I will not use digital technology, as I've done during my first five TEDTalks. (ted.com)
  • The world population has doubled since I went to school. (ted.com)
  • While anecdotal and photographic evidence shows that these cities feel virtually empty, their populations are often too small to appear in the World Bank data, or they are considered parts of larger urban areas. (pewresearch.org)
  • The World Bank hopes to use satellite images in the future to look at urban growth in regions outside of the East Asia Pacific, and eventually worldwide, according to Judy Baker, lead economist at the World Bank's Urban Practice Group. (pewresearch.org)
  • McKeown had a major influence on many population researchers, such as health economists and Nobel prize winners Robert W. Fogel (1993) and Angus Deaton (2015). (wikipedia.org)
  • Most politicians, big business and its supporting economists call for growth as a solution to all our problems. (npg.org)
  • Population growth is clearly an important driver of the broader economy, especially retail spending and housing demand," CommSec economists Craig James and Savanth Sebastian said in the research report today. (commbank.com.au)
  • Thus, regression results imply that 1% slower population growth could be accompanied by an increase in income per capita of nearly 7% while still lowering carbon emissions. (repec.org)
  • Nafis Sadik, executive director of the UN Population Fund and secretary-general of the 170-nation Cairo conference, points out the importance of reducing growth rates that result in an additional 90 million people each year. (csmonitor.com)
  • Until now the lowest growth rates were measured in the early 1980s. (cbs.nl)
  • This series of lesson plans examines population growth rates between More Developed Countries and Lesser Developed Countries. (merlot.org)
  • What is not clear is whether population growth will slow further because we accelerate the shift to smaller families or because we fail to do so and eventually death rates begin to rise. (motherearthnews.com)
  • At the same time, five counties (three in Colorado and two in Georgia) more than doubled their population, and another 80 counties experienced growth rates greater than 50 percent. (censusscope.org)
  • (1) In particular, we examine the sensitivity of the projected size of the adoption population to changes in adoption rates and the number of children entering foster care in the future. (hhs.gov)
  • The same rates of prehistoric population growth measured worldwide suggest that the global climate and/or biological factors intrinsic to the species and not factors related to the regional environment or subsistence practices regulated the growth of the human population for most of the last 12,000 y. (pnas.org)
  • The more popular term "population explosion" is less accurate because it refers to only one aspect of the current situation - the unprecedented growth rates. (routledge.com)
  • We estimated survival and mortality rates using the Kaplan-Meier estimator and nonparametric cumulative incidence functions, respectively, and integrated risk-specific survival rates into a Leslie matrix to evaluate how population growth (l) might improve if management can reduce mortality from any of the risks. (usda.gov)
  • China for decades sought to slow its population growth, seeing a massive population as a drag on development, and it now joins Japan, South Korea and other East Asian nations in seeing a radical drop in its birthrate. (yahoo.com)
  • Despite decades of research, the factors determining prehistoric population growth remain uncertain. (pnas.org)
  • The federal prison population has risen dramatically over the past few decades, as more people are sentenced to prison and for longer terms. (urban.org)
  • About 2,200 people moved to Lincoln County between 2003 and 2004, bringing the population to 31,400 people, and helping to make it the nation's the ninth fastest-growing county, according to Frey with the Brookings Institution. (csmonitor.com)
  • We break down the complex topic into bite-sized pieces, so that the average American can gain a better understanding of the true impact of our nation's growth. (npg.org)
  • As a result of differences in population growth and age-structures, as well as in living standards between the more and less developed countries, powerful push-pull factors will continue to produce large streams of international migrants. (ipsnews.net)
  • All three states have large Latino populations that represent about half their growth, and this could be an early sign that Hispanics shied away from the Trump administration's count. (click2houston.com)
  • Large growth was also recorded in Butler - Merriwa - Ridgewood (up 14,900 people) in the north-west and Baldivis (13,900) in the south-west. (abs.gov.au)
  • Franklin (4,400) and Forde (2,700) also had large growth. (abs.gov.au)
  • Our results demonstrate that statistical analyses of large ensembles of radiocarbon dates are robust and valuable for quantitatively investigating the demography of prehistoric human populations worldwide. (pnas.org)
  • The promotion of growth is the sole enterprise of large municipal and state establishments, both public and private. (co.us)
  • And in large part that's due to the Hispanic population,' Mayor Sylvester Turner said. (click2houston.com)
  • Still, Thomas Saenz, president of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said he wasn't ready to "sound the alarm" over the underperformance of states with large Hispanic populations. (seattletimes.com)
  • The unique growth and challenges facing large cities in the U.S. Sun Belt will require a break from the kinds of policies generated to serve Northeastern and Midwestern cities over the course of U.S. history. (planetizen.com)
  • As large urban centres lose residents to outlying municipalities, immigrants help maintain population growth. (amren.com)
  • In Turku the importance of immigrants in population growth is emphasised, because the birthrate in the city is much lower than in other large cities. (amren.com)
  • New methods and projections are being developed to anticipate possible future changes in the spatial distribution of both population density and of urban land cover. (ucar.edu)
  • Spatial population projections were developed for the United States and have been combined with regional climate model projections to estimate future exposure to extreme heat in North America . (ucar.edu)
  • But according to projections recently revised by the United Nations Population Program, those changes will come even faster than we thought. (ibtimes.com)
  • In the mid 1990s, too, growth was relatively low. (cbs.nl)
  • The state of Utah created Envision Utah in the late 1990s to address growth while maintaining quality of life and protecting the environment in the state. (planetizen.com)
  • Global human population growth amounts to around 83 million annually, or 1.1% per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • DENVER (AP) - Colorado has launched a four-year study of American bald eagles to determine how the protected raptors have adapted to population growth along the metropolitan Front Range and identify planning measures that could ensure the bird's future. (ap.org)
  • The state population figures, known as the apportionment count, determine distribution of $1.5 trillion in federal spending each year. (click2houston.com)
  • The spatial population scenarios cover the period 2010-2100 in ten-year time steps at a spatial resolution of 1/8-degree. (ucar.edu)
  • In contrast, the population of Tuggeranong in the south decreased by 1,700 people over the same ten year period. (abs.gov.au)
  • We're still adding more than 70 million people to the planet every year - which we have been doing since the 1970s," said John Bongaarts, a leading demographer and vice president of the nonprofit Population Council in New York. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Harris still saw the second-largest population increase from 2015 to 2016 in the country, adding 56,687 residents over the year. (dallasnews.com)
  • Newborns greatly push up some states' population counts, while deaths actually exceed births in a select few others. (governing.com)
  • 4. A further step in arriving at the final base ERP figure for 30 June 2011 was to revise the components of population change (births, deaths and migration) used to backdate the resulting Census night estimate (9 August 2011) to 30 June 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • The average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. (indexmundi.com)
  • By 1990, the number of megacities had risen to ten, collectively home to more than 153 million people or slightly less than seven per cent of the global urban population at that time. (geographical.co.uk)
  • Of course, population growth isn't confined to suburban boomtowns or cities in the Sunbelt and Rocky Mountains. (csmonitor.com)
  • Suburban counties are once again gaining population at the expense of the cities around them. (governing.com)
  • The main things driving the suburban growth," Murdock says, "are cheaper housing than in the central cities, more space and quality of schools with reputations for kids getting into universities. (governing.com)
  • Elizabeth Garner, Colorado's state demographer, said the state's economy helped drive population gains. (governing.com)
  • Population growth is the increase in the number of individuals in a population. (wikipedia.org)
  • The exponential growth that has led to this explosive increase in our numbers is not always an easy concept to grasp. (motherearthnews.com)
  • In biology or human geography , population growth is the increase in the number of individuals in a population . (wikipedia.org)
  • WalletHub analysts evaluated those dimensions using 15 relevant metrics, including population growth, job growth, median household income growth, increase in number of businesses, median house price growth and more. (ajc.com)
  • However, as the population continues to increase, the vegetation becomes more difficult to find. (maa.org)
  • Many populations in nature increase toward a stable level known as the carrying capacity , which we denote K . The carrying capacity of a population represents the absolute maximum number of individuals in the population, based on the amount of the limiting resource available. (maa.org)
  • The population in Canada will increase substantially in the future, and transit planning is crucial to ensuring that cities thrive. (planetizen.com)
  • For example, the population of Chad has ultimately grown from 6,279,921 in 1993 to 10,329,208 in 2009, [1] further straining its resources. (wikipedia.org)
  • The human population has grown significantly since the onset of the Holocene about 12,000 y ago. (pnas.org)
  • The growth curve for a particular microorganism is always the same when grown under the same conditions. (dummies.com)
  • The parameters are not independent: the more rapidly a population has grown, the larger its current size is expected to be compared to its "average" size. (genetics.org)
  • Migration statistics are most difficult to estimate based on preliminary data, as Statistics Estonia later supplements migration figures with population register data and unregistered migration data. (baltictimes.com)
  • Earlier international population conferences were held in 1974 and 1984, but the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development to convene in Cairo this September is far more ambitious - and, therefore, more controversial - in the scope of problems to be addressed. (csmonitor.com)
  • The 2003 growth arte is the lowest since 1984. (cbs.nl)
  • That's a difference of 660 million people, nearly equivalent to the current population of Africa. (csmonitor.com)
  • The Dutch population numbered 16.3 million people on 1 January 2004, bringing population growth in 2003 to 62 thousand. (cbs.nl)
  • About 7,500 people moved to the area between July 2003 and July 2004, pushing the population to roughly 180,000. (csmonitor.com)
  • The people here have elected to stay little, and we can benefit from the growth of the other communities," he says. (csmonitor.com)
  • About 5,000 people moved to the county between 2003 and 2004, boosting the population to 110,000. (csmonitor.com)
  • The population is clustered in the city proper, where the density was 22,394 people per square km. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • A national student survey conducted in recent months by Negative Population Growth (NPG) in classrooms throughout America has revealed a worrisome complacence about critical population and environmental issues that will impact the future of many young people. (npg.org)
  • To achieve plausible age-sex distributions for final rebasing, 11,700 people were added to the national population. (abs.gov.au)
  • The SA2 of Margate - Snug, in Hobart's south, had the largest growth in terms of absolute numbers (up by 1,900 people), followed by Kingston - Huntingfield (1,700) also south of the Hobart CBD, and Brighton - Pontville (1,600) in the north. (abs.gov.au)
  • The combined population of the northern SA3s increased by 46,000 to reach 194,300 people by June 2011. (abs.gov.au)
  • Ensuring basic health care for people in low-income countries is critical to the Plan B goal of eradicating poverty and stabilizing population.At the Earth Policy Institute , we note that while heart disease, cancer, obesity, and smoking dominate health concerns in industrial countries, in developing countries infectious diseases are the overriding health concern. (treehugger.com)
  • The African continent is expected to double in population by the middle of this century, adding 1 billion people despite the ravages of AIDS and malnutrition. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • At the local or state levels, there is an interesting parallel between the promotion of growth ( unsustainability ) and the promotion of war, both of which can be very profitable for high level people but are very expensive for everyone else. (co.us)
  • This was to be expected, as the number of older people in the population is high and the number of women in childbearing age is decreasing. (baltictimes.com)
  • Rural population refers to people living in rural areas as defined by national statistical offices. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • And population density figures often mask internal variations within each area measured, for example, if people moved into denser city centers rather than the newly built neighborhoods on the outskirts. (pewresearch.org)
  • By 2025, Delhi's population is expected to rise swiftly to 36 million people, while China, which already has six megacities, will have three more, according to DESA. (geographical.co.uk)
  • Edgar Morgenroth, a member of a panel of experts who predict Irish population growth, said the famine started a diminishing of the population that lasted to the late 1960s. (medindia.net)
  • Can we predict the population trends in developing countries? (routledge.com)
  • Population growth alongside overconsumption is a key driver of environmental concerns, such as biodiversity loss and climate change, due to resource-intensive human development that exceed planetary boundaries. (wikipedia.org)
  • These results strongly suggest that population policies should be a part of the approach to combating global climate change. (repec.org)
  • Age-Structure, Urbanization, and Climate Change in Developed Countries: Revisiting STIRPAT for Disaggregated Population and Consumption-Related Environmental Impacts ," MPRA Paper 59579, University Library of Munich, Germany. (repec.org)
  • One of the primary purposes of the U.S. Census is to measure population distribution and change. (censusscope.org)
  • The projected size and spatial distribution of future population are important drivers of global change and key determinants of exposure and vulnerability to hazards. (ucar.edu)
  • Change the initial population P 0 to 1.2 million deer, and graph the solution again. (maa.org)