In this visualization it is presented demographic projections for European countries from two sources: Eurostat and United Nations. Charts and data below are focused on the zero-migration variant of forecast, i.e. estimates of natural population change only due to births and deaths. That is why predictions are based on the assumptions of levels of fertility rate and life expectancy at birth which will prevail across the forecast period in the given country. Since each provider of forecasts assumes its own input parameters based on its knowledge, experience, data availability and judgments, estimates of population may differ from source to source. Thus, the more sources are taken in the consideration the more objective estimate can be obtained.
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The Forum will discuss ways in which young people can and are helping to manage the shift from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It will also address ways to ensure that the needs and priorities of all youth are at the centre of the future development agenda and its implementation. Event Holder: United Nations Date: 30-31 January 2018
The world population was 7.349 billion as of 1 July 2015, according to estimates from the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. This estimate is based on the de-facto definition of population counting all residents of countries regardless of their legal status or citizenship. The global population has almost tripled during the last 65 years, but because of the declining population growth rate since 1970 it will take more than 200 years for the population to triple again. By 2100, the global population is expected to be only half as much as it is now. The world’s population is currently made up by the residents of 196...