The Second World War. World population. World population estimates from 1800 to 2100, based on "high", "medium" and "low" United Nations projections in 2010 (colored red, orange and green) and US Census Bureau historical estimates (in black).
Actual recorded population figures (as of 2010) are colored in blue. According to the highest estimate, the world population may rise to 16 billion by 2100; according to the lowest estimate, it may decline to 6 billion. In demographics and general statistics, the term world population refers to the total number of living humans on Earth. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the world population exceeded 7 billion on March 12, 2012. According to a separate estimate by the United Nations Population Fund, it reached this milestone on October 31, 2011. In July 2015, the Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs estimated the world population at approximately 7.3 billion. Population by region Population by continent Maps. World Themes Base Maps Plate Tectonics Map Earthquakes Map.
Category: Pics | 15 Aug, 2013 | Views: 18044 | +86 | Nature's Beauty - Tiny Dick's Briefs Great selection of maps.
Where Google Street View is Available. Facebook. The Top 10 Happiest Countries and What Makes Them Happy. The World’s Most Spoken Languages In One Fascinating Infographic. Whenever I meet someone of a different ethnicity, out of sheer curiosity, I always ask if they speak the language of their heritage.
I was born in Canada, but grew up with Punjabi speaking parents. I also studied French, Japanese, and Korean, and like to see language as almost a binding agent that helps smooth over communication. Business deals can go in a completely different direction if someone knows even a few words of another language, and, let’s be honest, traveling around the world and practicing different words you’ve picked up is fun. Having even a rudimentary understanding of another language also allows you to connect with someone of a different culture much more quickly, and people generally appreciate any efforts of communication in their own tongue.
Science has also shed light on how learning more languages can improve your intelligence. Flash Earth - Zoom into satellite and aerial imagery. Tribes-of-indian-nations-map.jpg (JPEG Image, 1419 × 1056 pixels) - Scaled (62%) 40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World. If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and info graphics can really help bring data and information to life.
Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this collection aims to do just that. Hopefully some of these maps will surprise you and you’ll learn something new. A few are important to know, some interpret and display data in a beautiful or creative way, and a few may even make you chuckle or shake your head. If you enjoy this collection of maps, the Sifter highly recommends the r/MapPorn sub reddit.
You should also check out ChartsBin.com. This map shows how Europe's population changed and shifted in the first decade of the 21st century. Immigration – I know this sounds unlikely, but bear with us a moment here – is in the news rather a lot at the moment.
Turn on the Closed Captions (CC) to know the countries where the images were filmed and the first name of the interviewees. What is it that makes us human ? Is it that we love, that we fight ? That we laugh ? Cry ? In order to share this unique image bank everywhere and for everyone,HUMAN exist in several version : A theatre version (3h11) , a tv version (2h11) and a 3 volumes version for the web. CONTACTSOffice Yann Arthus-Bertrand : Yann2@yab.frProject manager: firstname.lastname@example.orgHead of international screenings and distribution : email@example.comFrench events and non-commercial distribution : firstname.lastname@example.org Official website HUMAN : For further contents, visit and share #WhatMakesUsHUMANWatch the full film from September 12 at.
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Earth Population as Village of 100. People Spend More Time in a Year on Digital Media than Everything Else Combined. The-world-as-100-people_51505a8baf475.png 1 370×1 370 pixels. Hans Rosling: Global population growth, box by box. Human Population Predicted To Reach 12 Billion By 2100. At 7.2 billion, the human population is already a serious burden on resources and a threat to the environment and species.
Imagine, then, how dire the global situation would be if we were to reach 12 billion, because if the current rate continues, that is what our planet may be facing at the turn of the next century. According to a new study by the United Nations (UN) and the University of Washington, there is an 80% probability that the world population will reach between 9.6 and 12.3 billion in 2100. That’s around 2 billion higher than previous estimates. “The consensus over the past 20 years or so was that world population, which is currently around 7 billion, would go up to 9 billion and level off or probably decline,” study author and statistician Adrian Raftery said in a news release.
Are You In The Majority Of Everything? Check This Handy Chart. The World's Population Might Not Be About Numbers After All. In a world with limited resources, we have to conserve what we have and reduce the number of people on the planet—at least, that’s what most of us believe. But is this true? That’s the provocative question raised by the new documentary Misconception. The 60 Most Powerful Photos Ever Taken That Perfectly Capture The Human Experience.
A closer look at communities thriving in unexpected places. In Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, nearly 70 percent of the population lives in slums that appear to drape like silk over every hill of the city. Iwan Baan: Ingenious homes in unexpected placesIwan Baan is not as interested in what architects build as he is in the beautiful ways that people appropriate the spaces once the planners are gone. In today’s talk, Baan — whose breathtaking image of lower Manhattan after Hurricane Sandy hangs on at least one of our walls — shows incredible images from communities thriving in ways that seem quite opposite to the uniformity of suburbs.
First, Baan takes us to Chandigarh, India, where people inhabit buildings created by modernist architects Le Corbusier in very different ways than expected. Then, Baan takes us to Caracas, Venezuela, where an abandoned 45-story building has become a miniature city. Population Clock. Peoplemovin - A visualization of migration flows. Sverige är unikt – här är 25 världskartor som visar hur.