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Visualizing The World"s Extreme Population Density

You may have heard that the majority of the world’s population actually lives within a relatively small circle that covers China, India, Japan, and other parts of Southe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2017

Here"s a map that shows the extreme disparity in population density across the world

REUTERS/Ajay VermaYou may have heard that the majority of the world’s population actually lives within a relatively small circle that covers China, India, Japan, and other parts of Southeast Asia. That’s a pretty extreme example of population .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 18th, 2017

World Population Density in 2015

This is kind of fascinating: We mapped the recently released Global Human Settlement Layer by the European Commission. The map visualizes the world population .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMay 31st, 2017

Mumbai is second most crowded city in the world: WEF

With a population density of 44,500 people per square kilometre, Dhaka is the most crowded city on the planet.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 25th, 2017

More than half the people in the world live in the sphere of influence

Back in 2013, a meme circulated quickly off of a Reddit post that showed the incredible population density of the southeast corner of Asia. You may have seen it: the satellite map showed, quite simply, that “more people live inside this circle, than.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 12th, 2016

The Majority Of The World"s Population Lives In This Circle

Back in 2013, a meme circulated quickly off of a Reddit post that showed the incredible population density of the southeast corner of Asia. As Visual Capitalist's Jeff Desjardins notes, the satellite map showed, quite simply, that “m.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 12th, 2016

A Single Extreme Cyberattack Could Cost the U.S. More than Hurricane Katrina

A downside of digitization With an uptick in cyberattacks across the world, from WannaCry to Petya ransomware, a new report from banking heavyweight Lloyds of Lon.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 17th, 2017

Top 15 Cities With Highest Human Trafficking in the World

While the majority of the population lives in oblivion with regards to the issue of human trafficking, residents of the top 15 cities with .....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJul 16th, 2017

PayPal Holdings Invests in LendUp -- What Investors Need to Know

PayPal's latest investment might point to a desire to assist the world's underbanked population better. Or it might be because PayPal wants to beef up its credit division. But it's probably both......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 13th, 2017

Access to Water: Clean H20 Out of Reach to More Than a Quarter of the World"s Population

Millions of people are forced to walk over 30 minutes to collect drinking water......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2017

Jeff Bezos asked for charitable giving advice - here"s what he should do

He is one of the eight people who own the same wealth as the remainder of world population combined.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJul 12th, 2017

Govt should expedite treatment to poor urban diabetic population: Dr Mohan

At 16.7%, India had the highest share of the world's diabetics in 2015 after China.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 9th, 2017

Elon Musk thinks the "world"s population is accelerating towards collapse" — here"s the reality

APElon Musk made a grim prediction on Twitter on Thursday. "The world's population is accelerating towards collapse, but few .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2017

Do the Youngest Millennials Prefer YouTube or Spotify?

YouTube is the most popular streaming music app in the world, but Spotify is pushing the long-time leader among one important segment of the population......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 1st, 2017

Facebook"s 2 billion users isn"t even the impressive statistic

More than 25 percent of the entire world's population uses Facebook every month. But wait till you hear the impressive part!.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 29th, 2017

Why bitcoin could thrive in a country like India

Jayanta Dey/ReutersAt 1.32 billion, India’s population may have already taken over China’s - making it the most populous country in the world. According to a study by Pricewaterho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2017

Why Bitcoin could thrive in a country like India

Jayanta Dey/ReutersAt 1.32 billion, India’s population may have already taken over China’s - making it the most populous country in the world. According to a study by PricewaterhouseCooper.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 25th, 2017

India"s population to surpass China"s by 2030: UN report

Between 2017 and 2050, half of the world's population growth will be concentrated in nine countries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 25th, 2017

With over 1.4 bn people, India to be more populous than China by 2024: UN

The world's population is expected to hit 9.8 bn by 2050 despite universal lower fertility rates.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 22nd, 2017

Number of People in the World to Rise to 8 Billion by 2023, U.N. Says

Africa is expected to have the most population growth through 2050......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 21st, 2017

Why the world needs to get smarter about water consumption

Sfivat/Wikipedia (public domain)In 1900, just 15% of the world’s population lived in cities. Now that proportion is over 50%, which is a lot of people. In fact, it means around 4 billion human beings rely on urban infrastr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 20th, 2017