World Population Set To Hit 8 Billion Next Week

United Nations projects life expectancy will increase to 77.2 years on average by 2050

  • The United Nations reported that the world’s population is set to hit 8 billion next week, more than three times higher than the 2.5 billion people on earth in 1950.
  • The population will continue to increase according to the United Nations, and life expectancy will grow to an average of 77.2 years by 2050.
  • Although the world’s population growth rate has decelerated, the increases in life expectancy and the number of people of childbearing age have led to the projected increase in population size.
Click to read full article Go back home

Sign Up for Our Newsletter

Join our list!

Sign up here to get our daily newsletter with the top trending headlines.