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Kathleen Howard DaQuanno

World Population | An Interactive Experience - 78 views

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    Our population is expected to grow to over 9 billion by 2050, yet the ability of our environment to provide space, food, and energy are limited. Explore population growth from 1 CE to 2050, see how our numbers impact the environment, and learn about the key advances and events allowing our numbers to grow.
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    Our population is expected to grow to over 9 billion by 2050, yet the ability of our environment to provide space, food, and energy are limited. Explore population growth from 1 CE to 2050, see how our numbers impact the environment, and learn about the key advances and events allowing our numbers to grow.
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    Malthusian theory has been proven wrong time and time again.
Roy Sovis

radicalcartography - 28 views

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    These data representations are amazing!
S Berrend

Population Pyramids of the Whole World from 1950 to 2100 - PopulationPyramid.net - 96 views

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    This site i creepy/wonderful as it shows population pyramids shifting form country to country. Very quick way to discover different 'shapes' for growth patterns.
dgesler

World Population Clock: 7.7 Billion People (2018) - Worldometers - 7 views

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    real time world statistics..very nice, compact site for population figures.
Martin Burrett

Worldometers - real time world statistics - 125 views

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    An interesting and shocking site which shows live statistics for world population, economics, the environment, and many more. Useful resource for sparking debates. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/PSHE%2C+RE%2C+Citizenship%2C+Geography+%26+Environmental
taconi12

2008 World Population Data Sheet - Population Reference Bureau - 61 views

  • United States Italy Dem. Rep. Congo Population mid-2008 305 million 60 million 67 million Population 2050 (projected) 438 million 62 million 189 million Lifetime births per woman 2.1 1.3 6.5 Percent of population below age 15 20% 14% 47% Percent of population ages 65+ 13% 20% 3% Life expectancy at birth 78 years 81 years 53 years Annual births 4.3 million 568,120 2.9 million Annual deaths 2.4 million 575,300 0.8 million Annual births minus deaths 1.9 million -7,200 2.1 million Percent of population undernourished <2.5%
    • taconi12
       
      the stat about mortality in women is amazing.  make sure to use in lesson plan
  • Worldwide, women now average 2.6 children during their lifetimes, 3.2 in developing countries excluding China, and 4.7 in the least developed countries. Lifetime fertility is highest in sub-Saharan Africa at 5.4 children per woman. In the developed countries, women average 1.6 children. The United States, with an average of 2.1 children, is an exception to this low-fertility pattern in the world’s wealthier countries.
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  • n those countries, 1 in 75 women still die from pregnancy-related causes. In both sub-Saharan Africa and in the 50 countries defined by the United Nations as least developed, that risk is a shocking 1 in 22. In stark contrast, about 1 in 6,000 women in the developed countries die from pregnancy-related causes.
  • es fewer than the minimum calories required to lead a healthy active life. That figure rises above 60 percent in several sub-Saharan countries.
  • developed countries, 35 percent of the population consum
Karen Bradley

Population Control, Marauder Style - NYTimes.com - 73 views

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    Compare death rates from Mideast slave trade, Famines in British India, World Wars I and II, Genghis Khan, Mao Zedong, Atlantic slave trade . . . at the bottom of the graphic there's a table translating figures into % of world population at the time they occurred. Astounding!
Smith Shots

Visualizing How A Population Grows To 7 Billion : NPR - 192 views

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    NPR Making billions make sense.
Gerald Carey

Population Explosion | The Concord Consortium - 53 views

  • Study how populations stay in balance with their environment and respond to various factors such as food supply and predators
Trevor Cunningham

kmlfactbook.org - 4 views

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    View CIA data sets with Google Earth technology. Download data sets, generate kml files, and compare areas of the world easily.
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    CIA World Factbook visualized interactively with Google Earth. Allows you to download .kml files for the data set of interest, as well as edit the style...wow.
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    CIA World Factbook visualized interactively with Google Earth. Allows you to download .kml files for the data set of interest, as well as edit the style...wow.
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