The World Population day 2014 is being mentioned today (Friday) across the world, including Pakistan with theme “Invest in Young People today, to ensure a Bright Future”.
The United Nations’ (UN) World Population Day is annually observed on July 11 to reaffirm the human right to plan for a family.
It promotes activities, events and information to help make this right a reality throughout the world.
World Population may simply refer to the total figure of living humans on Earth. According to latest estimates of United States Census Bureau (USCB), World Population is estimated to be 7.023 billion. World Population has witnessed a rapid increase in the last 200 years.
Nations like China and India together constitutes 37% of the entire Earth population. Likewise in Asia with 4.2 billion people has largest population continent wise. It accounts for over 60% of the world population as compared to other continents around the world.