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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

Santa is our culture's only mythic figure truly believed in by a large percentage of the population. It's a fact that most of the true believers are under eight years old, and that's a pity.
Chris Van Allsburg

America was indebted to immigration for her settlement and prosperity. That part of America which had encouraged them most had advanced most rapidly in population, agriculture and the arts.
James Madison

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

It's coming home to roost over the next 50 years or so. It's not just climate change; it's sheer space, places to grow food for this enormous horde. Either we limit our population growth or the natural world will do it for us, and the natural world is doing it for us right now.
David Attenborough

Almost half of the population of the world lives in rural regions and mostly in a state of poverty. Such inequalities in human development have been one of the primary reasons for unrest and, in some parts of the world, even violence.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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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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