After reading Dan Brown’s latest book, The Inferno, I was intrigued by some of the data that the author had mentioned.
Die Toon Die
While the book is based on fiction, I thought the topic was something worth looking into, even though experts have called it a ‘myth.’ Here is some data:
World O Meters
The world population has hit the 7 Billion mark in the year 2011 and will hit the 8 Billion mark in 2024.
On the plus side, even with constant increase in the amount of people in the world, the annual growth rate is on a decline and is projected to continue to do so in the coming years.
But, while the population growth rate is finally under control, the big question is has it been done in time. If not, then what’s the way out?
For updated population data, and to see the current world population clock check Worldometers.