|BIRTH RATE||DEATH RATE|
|146 474 696 births per year||57 920 669 deaths per year|
|18.5 births/1000 population||7.8 deaths/1000 population|
|401,300 births per day||158,686 deaths per day|
|16,720 births each hour||6,611 deaths each hour|
|278 births each minute||110 deaths each minute|
|Four births each second of every day||Nearly 2 people die each second|
|RATE OF INCREASE IN WORLD POPULATION|
|Per Second||Nearly 3|
|❖||In 1999, the world population stood at 6 billion and 7 billion in 2011. Today, it is 7.3 billion.|
|❖||The average age of half of the world’s population today, is below 30 years.|
|❖||July 11 every year is observed as World Population Day, to raise awareness of global population issues.|
|❖||The population bureau records a total of 108 billion people who have ever lived on Earth.|
|❖||The entire population of UK (65.1 million ), accounts for only 0.88 percent of the world’s population.|
|❖||Half the world’s population constitute China, India, USA, Indonesia, Brazil and Pakistan with more than 1 in 3 people being Chinese or Indian.|
|❖||Vatican City, Rome (800) and Nauru Island in Central Pacific (9,378) are places with the lowest populations.|
|❖||By the end of the century, Nigeria could overtake China as the second most populous country, according to a UN study.|
|❖||The UN estimates that the world’s population might be as high as 17 billion or as low as 7 billion by the end of the century.|
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