population growth

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Noun1.population growth - increase in the number of people who inhabit a territory or statepopulation growth - increase in the number of people who inhabit a territory or state
increment, growth, increase - a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important; "the increase in unemployment"; "the growth of population"
irruption - a sudden sharp increase in the relative numbers of a population
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population growth

nincremento demografico
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Pakistan will have to reduce its current population growth rate to half in the next 30 years to achieve the status of a high middle-income country, as the current pace of increase in population is a barrier to becoming a prosperous nation, said World Bank Country Director Patchamuthu Illango.
Last year Pernia said the RPRH law will allow the government to reach its goal of slowing the country's population growth rate.
Addressing to the 4th international water conference at the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), he said that according to the recent census Pakistan's population growth rate is 2.
In the 11th Five Year Plan (2013-18), the Planning Commission estimates for food security, health and education was based on forecast of 2% population growth rate.
He called for imposition of an emergency in the country to control population growth rate and to make investment in human resource development.
According to the recent census, Pakistan's population growth rate is 2.
Vietnam may soon overtake the Philippines in terms of population, as it has the highest population growth rate among Asean member states with 2.
Roughly interpreted, a town which experiences a negative average annual population growth rate did not have an increase in population in the last years of censuses.
It is pertinent to mention that Pakistan's population has bolstered to 200 million with 2% growth rate, while Karachi has 6% population growth rate annually, which is highest in the world.
SINGAPORE -- Singapore's overall population growth rate hit a decade low of 1.
Pakistan's population growth rate its age structure income distribution and the development of its human capital shall be the principal determinants of Pakistan's productive capacity.
Strangely, Manjhi's remarks are in sharp contrast to the observations made by Kumar who described the high population growth rate in Bihar as a matter of grave concern and called for a massive awareness campaign to arrest the population boom.

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