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Population


Russians are becoming more family-oriented

Shannon Roberts | 09 February 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, population, Russia, Russian Orthodox, values


Will Japan bow to immigration pressure?

Shannon Roberts | 13 January 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: demography, immigration, Japan, population


Japan faces unprecedented population contraction in 2015 census

Shannon Roberts | 07 September 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: census, demography, fertility rates, Japan, population


Food keeping pace with population

Shannon Roberts | 06 March 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: food production, population


Is Japan’s Population Decline Worse than Previously Thought?

Marcus Roberts | 27 February 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Japan, population, statistics
Some dodgy population statistics from Japan.


American Pi

Marcus Roberts | 27 August 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: pi, population, USA
A geeky post - the type that we all love!


Baby seven billion

Sheila Liaugminas | 07 November 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: population, Vatican press director, baby welcome, Fr. Federico Lombardi
In a way, I wish we knew exactly who this child was when he or she was born into the world. On the other hand, given certain aggressive measures to ‘control’ population, perhaps we’d best not have an identity.


Why America might pull through the demographic collapse

Denyse O'Leary | 31 October 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: demography, population, USA
it is mainly religious people who raise children, and more women in America are religious.


Why Islam is in as much trouble as the West

| 24 October 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: demography, Islam, population
Many countries in the Muslim world, including Iran, are also in demographic freefall.


How to Feed 7 (Plus) Billion People

Marcus Roberts | 19 October 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: food production, Nature magazine, population
A report published in Nature magazine suggest four strategies to improve food production and availability.


7 Milestones (One for every billion)

Marcus Roberts | 12 October 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: 7 billion people, population
A few historical milestones as the Earth adds another billion.


Seven Billion People

Marcus Roberts | 05 October 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: population, population projections, United Nations
Another look at the magical seven billion people figure.


The Anglican Church Wants A Halt in Population Incentives

Marcus Roberts | 28 April 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Anglican Church, Australia, Baby Bonus, population
There seems to be a federal inquiry in Australia at the moment into the optimum population that the Lucky Country should be aiming for.


Growing old in Asia

Marcus Roberts | 06 April 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Ageing, Asia, population
It seems that the issue of population ageing and decline is getting more and more media coverage.


7 billion people and what lies ahead

Michael Cook | 18 March 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: population, videos
Here is a brief video with excellent graphics from The Economist about the arrival of the world’s 7 billionth person. I don’t share its rather woolly optimism about the future, but in 2 minutes and 21 seconds you can’t communicate everything.


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