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Definition of Population

Population

  1. The act or process of populating; multiplication of inhabitants.
  2. The whole number of people, or inhabitants, in a country, or portion of a country; as, a population of ten millions.

Population Quotations

Close to a billion people - one-eighth of the world's population - still live in hunger. Each year 2 million children die through malnutrition. This is happening at a time when doctors in Britain are warning of the spread of obesity. We are eating too much while others starve.
Jonathan Sacks

Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.
Angela Davis

As most of the population suffers through life, barely surviving, disappointed and confused day after day, hopeless, wondering what happened to their strong and beautiful country, it is in the media's power to restore, if not some of our quality of life, at least a bit of our peace of mind.
Steven Van Zandt

Child labor perpetuates poverty, unemployment, illiteracy, population growth, and other social problems.
Kailash Satyarthi

The power of population is indefinitely greater than the power in the earth to produce subsistence for man.
Thomas Malthus
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Population Translations

population in Afrikaans is bevolking
population in Danish is befolkning
population in Dutch is bevolking
population in French is population
population in Italian is popolazione
population in Latin is frequentia
population in Norwegian is befolkning
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