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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Rather, consumption must respond to any unexpected changes in the population growth rate or to the dependency ratio, and furthermore, the response to such changes is instantaneous.
Like the guy in London in 1868 who took the city's population growth rate, the number of horses on the street, then multiplied them by the horses' public bathroom habits.
Given the population growth rate in the region, the demand on hospital services has been expanded significantly over the past decade, and is felt especially in the hospital's emergency department.
At a 2% population growth rate, Broadway High School will exceed its capacity of 1,018 students during the 2014-2015 school year and stay well above this capacity for several years.
LAHORE -- Minister for Excise and Taxation Finance Punjab Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman has said the government is making an all-out efforts to control high population growth rate and various programmes are being launched.
The report predicts that Turkey's population will reach almost 100 million by 2050 if the current population growth rate continues.
Government controls on family size over the last three decades have brought the annual population growth rate down to less than a per cent.
Addressing a function to mark the World Population Day, he said Pakistan was the sixth-most populated country in the world with the highest population growth rate at 2.
He said population growth rate is also wake up call for us to plan our strategy for health, education and other facilities to our next generation.
According to recent research by Shurooq 'The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority', Sharjah has the second highest population growth rate in the UAE behind Dubai, with the UAE itself having one of the highest population growth rates in the world.
Secretary-General of the national population council Ahmed Bawraji stated that the population growth rate of Yemen has declines to 3 %, dropping from 3.
The population growth rate for Argentina is lower than the regional average, due in part to a birth rate of 18 per thousand inhabitants, which is below the average of 21 per thousand for South America.

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