World population exceeds 8 billion: is it to celebrate or hold your head?

In April 2023, India will be most populous country after China

The world population today reaches 8 billion people, a population four times larger than the world had in 1927. The 2022 revision of the United Nations population estimates that this population will reach 9 billion in 15 years. The population increase will be concentrated mainly among the lowest-income countries. The increase in world population in … Read more

India projected to be world’s most populous country next year

India projected to be world’s most populous country next year

India and China, two Asian nuclear powers that are also long-standing rivals in the geopolitics of the Indian Ocean region, remain the two most populous nations in the world, with more than 1 billion people each. But when the world population reaches 8 billion, in November according to United Nations calculations, India is already expected … Read more

One in six people will be over 65 by 2050, says UN

One in six people

Ground Report | New Delhi: One in six people; The Population Division of the United Nations has just released the World Population Prospects 2019 report, which indicates that the world’s population could reach its highest point in human history by the end of the century, with around 11,000 million people in 2100. The increase in … Read more