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Earth's Population Hitting 7 Billion By Month's End
2011-10-17 10:50:17

According to a new report by the U.N. Population Fund, there will be 7 billion people living on Earth as of October 31.

2010-06-28 11:14:00

Haitian Population Set to Rebound After Earthquake, According to U.S. Census Bureau WASHINGTON, June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The population of Haiti is projected to increase from 9.6 million in 2010 to 13.4 million by 2050, according to new data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2008-08-14 18:00:14

By BILL GLAUBER This is what America could look like in the middle of the 21st century: We will be older -- 88.5 million of us will be 65 and over by mid- century, more than double the current population of seniors.

2008-06-24 02:29:25

Bangladesh's population to reach over 205 mln in 2025 DHAKA, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh's population will reach over 205 million in 2025, said the U.S. Census Bureau's world population projection report.

2008-06-20 21:00:06

WASHINGTON - The world's population will reach 7 billion in 2012, according to a new government projection. There are 6.7 billion people in the world today. The United States ranks third, with 304 million, behind China and India, according to projections released Thursday by the Census Bureau.

2008-06-20 18:00:00

World population will reach 7 billion in 2012, according to a new estimate released by the U.S. Census Bureau Thursday.

2008-06-19 15:00:10

World population is projected to reach 7 billion in 2012, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The world population hit 6 billion in 1999. These figures come from the updated world population estimates and projections released today through the Census Bureau's International Data Base (IDB).

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'