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# population - Thursday 28 April, 2011

China's census data reveals an ageing and more urban population
# China
# China

China's census data reveals an ageing and more urban population

Apr 28th 2011, 12:12 PM 519 Views 0 Comments

The rapid ageing of China’s population has fueled concerns about how long the country can sustain its economic growth that has made it the second largest economy in the world.

# population - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

China to maintain controversial 'one child' rule
# China
# China

China to maintain controversial 'one child' rule

Apr 27th 2011, 3:01 PM 885 Views 0 Comments

Despite growing speculation that the Chinese government might relax its “one child” rule – introduced in 1980 – the country’s president has indicated that the policy will continue.

# population - Thursday 31 March, 2011

India's population hits 1.21bn, according to new census figures
# India
# India

India's population hits 1.21bn, according to new census figures

Mar 31st 2011, 12:30 PM 528 Views 0 Comments

That’s just under one-fifth of the world’s population.

# population - Friday 4 March, 2011

The 'typical' human speaks Mandarin and lives in the city
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# Typical

The 'typical' human speaks Mandarin and lives in the city

Mar 4th 2011, 10:29 AM 2,349 Views 0 Comments

National Geographic number crunches the stats on Earth’s seven billion people to come up with profile of the world’s ‘typical’ person.

# population - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

The Earth could be 'unrecognisable' by 2050, says experts
# Environment
# Environment

The Earth could be 'unrecognisable' by 2050, says experts

Feb 22nd 2011, 11:04 AM 2,361 Views 0 Comments

Competition for unsustainable resources, population growth and increased meat consumption could render the planet “unrecognisable” in 40 years – when the global population is expected to reach 9 billion.