QUETTA: The Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan Alyani has said that increasing population growth
dwindle available resources while our policies were based on population.
QUETTA -- Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan Alyani has said that increasing population is straining meagre financial resources of the province and there is a need to create awareness among the masses about this crucial issue to check population growth
in the province.
Currently, Pakistan is the fifth most populous country in the world with around 217 million people and a population growth
rate of 2.4 per cent per year.
The government was according highest level priority to population issue and deploying efforts to reduce population growth
rate for the good health of mothers, children and families and the prosperity of the country.
ISLAMABAD -- The United Kingdom Thursday said it was committed to help Pakistan to control the population growth
Rising population growth
is creating many problems for the economy.
Highlighting Indias demography, the Economic Survey 2018-19 states that India is set to witness a sharp slowdown in population growth
in the next two decades.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): India is set to witness a sharp slowdown in population growth
in the next two decades, states the Economic Survey 2018-19 tabled by Finance Minister and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Parliament on Thursday.
A medical expert, Professor Uche Onwudiegwu, has said that Nigeria's rapid population growth
was a reflection of the nation's ineffective and failed population policy since its independence.
KARACHI -- Pakistan is among nine countries which will get largest population growth
by 2050 as the world's population is projected to grow from 7.7 billion in 2019 to 8.5 billion in 2030 (10% increase), and further to 9.7 billion in 2050 (26%) and to 10.9 billion in 2100 (42%), according to the World Population Prospects 2019 report prepared by UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs' Population Division issued today.
This unplanned population growth
has seriously been affecting the already limited resources of the country; where it has become very difficult to feed all the citizens equally.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar headed an apex court bench and announced its verdict in a suo motu case pertaining to the unchecked population growth
in the country.