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How many people have ever been born...

How many people have ever been born...

6.5% &7 billion) of those so far born are still living today



107.7 Billion

Cumulative number of people born (billions)

You may have heard it said that there are many people alive today than have died in all human history, but this is not true. According to calculations by demographer Carl Haub, about 107 billion people have been born up until now, and 100 billion of them are dead. You are among the lucky 6.5 per cent of humanity that is still alive. For now, anywayハラ_

How many people have ever been born...

shared by NigelHawtin on Oct 25, 2012 in Science

How many people have ever been born...

shared by NigelHawtin on Oct 25, 2012 in Science

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How many people have ever been born...and how many are still alive today. You are among the lucky 6.5% of humanity that is still alive
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