#PopulationGrowth? Look to #Africa. By 2100, figures show that 4 of today’s 10 most populous nations will be replaced by African countries. #Brazil #Bangladesh #Russia #Mexico will drop out; #DRC #Ethiopia #Tanzania #Egypt move up #WorldPopulationDay
Here’s how the list of the 10 most populous countries in the world has changed since 1950 – and how it is projected to change again by 2100. #WorldPopulationDay
Four of the 10 most populous countries in the world (Brazil, Bangladesh, Russia and Mexico) will no longer be among the top 10 in 2100 – and all four will be supplanted by rapidly growing nations in Africa. #WorldPopulationDay
Countries projected to have largest population in 2100 (millions): 🇮🇳India: 1,450 🇨🇳China: 1,065 🇳🇬Nigeria: 733 🇺🇸U.S.: 434 🇵🇰Pakistan: 403 🇨🇩D.R. Congo: 362 🇮🇩Indonesia: 321 🇪🇹Ethiopia: 294 🇹🇿Tanzania: 286 🇪🇬Egypt: 225
Here’s how the list of the 10 most populous countries in the world has changed since 1950 – and how it is projected to change again by 2100.
Countries that are projected to experience the biggest percentage growth in population by 2100: Niger 🇳🇪: 581% increase Angola 🇦🇴: 473% increase Tanzania 🇹🇿: 378% increase
Countries that are projected to experience the biggest percentage growth in population by 2100: Niger 🇳🇪: 581% increase Angola 🇦🇴: 473% increase Tanzania 🇹🇿: 378% increase
In the countries with the fastest projected population growth between now and 2100, % who say religion is very important in their lives: 🇳🇪Niger 86% 🇹🇿Tanzania 93% 🇿🇲Zambia 91% 🇨🇩DR Congo 88% 🇧🇫Burkina Faso 93% 🇲🇱Mali 94% 🇲🇿Mozambique 87%
Brazil, Bangladesh, Russia and Mexico are among the world’s 10 most populous countries today. By 2100, they are projected to be overtaken by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Egypt – none of which are currently in the top 10.
Here's how the list of the 10 most populous countries in the world has changed since 1950 – and how it is projected to change again by 2100:
It's super interesting that China is gonna shrink over the rest of this century, even while continuing to become more economically important:
By 2100, China will see the biggest decline in its population, while Nigeria, DR Congo and Tanzania will see the biggest growth.
#PopulationGrowth ? Look to #Africa. By 2100, figures show that 4 of today’s 10 most populous nations will be replaced by African countries. #Brazil #Bangladesh #Russia #Mexico will drop out; #Ethiopia #Tanzania #Egypt will move up #WorldPopulationDay
#WorldPopulationDay: countries with biggest projected gains & losses by 2100. #Brazil, #Bangladesh, #Russia & Mexico now among world’s 10 most populous countries. By 2100, they will be overtaken by #DRCongo, #Ethiopia, #Tanzania & #Egypt. #PopulationDay