World Population Growth Through History (Video)
AN ENVIRONMENT IS A SYSTEM OF LIVING THINGS. THE EARTH IS OUR ENVIRONMENT.
The capacity of our environment to provide space, to produce food, and to supply energy are all limited.
Our population is expected to grow to 10 billion by the end of this century, yet the Earth’s size remains the same.
Explore population growth from 1 C.E. to 2050
Watch population growth appear on the map as dots representing concentrations of one million people. Learn about important milestones in human history and view other key data including land use, fertility rates, CO2 emissions, life expectancy, and urbanization.
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Explore the map.