How many people have ever been born...
6.5% &7 billion) of those so far born are still living today
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_