What is the world's population growth rate?

Answer As of 2009, experts estimate a world population of 6.8 billion people, with the annual growth rate at 1.1 percent. Put another way, about 200,000 people are added to the Earth each day---about the ... Read More »

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What is exponential growth of world population?

Exponential growth of the world population means that not only is the number of humans growing, but the rate of growth is increasing as well. Thus, during the 20th century, the number of people gre... Read More »

What percentage of the world's population have college degrees?

The college graduation rate worldwide has increased over the past decade by approximately 14 percent. Currently 6.7 percent of the worldwide population has attained a college degree. On average, th... Read More »

What is the current growth rate for world population?

The world has a birth rate of 19.86 births for every 1,000 people, and 8.37 deaths per 1,000 people, as of 2009. This equates to a global population growth rate of about 1.133 percent as of 2009, a... Read More »