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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ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday said that unchecked population growth was a major challenge in ensuring sustainable growth and needed immediate attention of the provincial governments.
SUKKUR -- Participants of a walk to mark the 'World Population Day' were of the opinion that the unchecked population growth is one of the reasons for food crisis.
In the past decade, American population growth has averaged 0.
On the other hand, the cities at the bottom of our list have seen little-to-no population growth, so the demand for housing isn't as high--which means real estate investors won't do as well there.
Fast population growth in the Portland area has pushed up housing prices, making the area increasingly unaffordable to many.
Population growth is linked to conflict, water shortages and resource depletion, climate change and mass migrations.
The bulk of the population growth (47 thousand) was recorded in the thirty largest Dutch municipalities.
While it's true that more people consuming more resources will have more impact, it's where that population growth is happening that matters, says Judith Stephenson of University College London's Institute for Women's Health.
Rapid population growth is one of the biggest challenges facing Yemen today, experts say.
Dues to frequent droughts, but chiefly due to population growth, the country is about to face a very serious water crisis, the Energy Ministry warned this week.
While population growth in outlying counties continues to run faster than in Pulaski County, growth has slowed in both Lonoke and Saline counties, compared with the same period during the early 2000s," the report says.
March 25 2012 (TUR) -- The population growth rate of Turkey is dropping.

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