The total number of the world’s population has exceeded 8 billion. 50.5 percent of them are men and 49.5 percent are women.
About it “Report” It reports with reference to “Countrymeters” service.
Now the population is growing by more than 90 million people a year.
More than 70% of the world’s population lives in the 20 most populous countries. While China is currently the world’s most populous country, India’s population is growing faster. In 2023, India is expected to replace China in this ranking.
Note that about 36% of the world’s population lives in China and India.
More than half of the world’s population belongs to a religious group. The largest groups are: Christianity (32%) and Islam (24%).
The five most common causes of death worldwide are: ischemic heart disease, stroke, lower respiratory tract infection, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and trachea, bronchus, and lung cancer.