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Population Council

How Many Will We Be? Are Population Estimates Off the Mark?

Caption: “Almost all of the growth in world population will occur in poor countries, particularly in Africa and South Asia,” says the Population Council’s John Bongaarts. “But larger investments in family planning right now would have a very beneficial impact on human welfare and any environmental issue we care about.”

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