The population of the nearest big city was growing.
Half the population of his planet had been decimated by famine and war.
By 2020, it is estimated that five billion people will be online, representing two-thirds the population of the planet.
The trouble is, my ranch has been a safe haven and even headquarters for the wolf population around here.
The United Nations has estimated that earth's population will pass nine billion by 2050, and ten billion by 2100.
Not till the 13th of February were the miserable remnants of the population permitted to rebuild their houses and cultivate their fields once more.
The large majority of the population of the city is Roman Catholic.
The population at that time was a tenth of what it is today.
Structural famine exists when enough food is technically on hand or able to be imported, but some portion of the population is economically separated from it.
The population was at that time a little over 300,000; public security and education were alike lacking, and there were considerable animosities between different parts of the island.
And as population rises, education rises, health rises, and wealth rises, more and more people will be working on these problems.
The rest of the population lived on the streets or underground.
The large industrial population of the town is occupied in the manufacture of lace, which extended hither from Nottingham; there are also railway carriage works.
Sardinia is divided into two provinces - Cagliari and Sassari; the chief towns of the former (with their communal population in 1901) are: Cagliari (53,057); Iglesias (20,874); Quartu S.
By 1861 the population had grown to 17,688, chiefly owing to its position as an important railway junction.
A considerable portion of the Turkish population emigrated in 1881; a further exodus took place in 1898.
In New York State, where the population is largely industrial, the annual deaths per million are only three, but of the agricultural population eleven.
By the government's calculation, about 40 percent of India's population, or half a billion people, are below that level.
So you make sure that if your population of redheads had a million people with a certain distribution of age, the distribution in your non-redhead sample is exactly the same.
The population was not homogeneous, as a considerable part of the immigration came by way of Pennsylvania and included Germans, the Protestant Scotch-Irish and settlers from the states farther.
Two-thirds of the population are dependent entirely on cultivation for their support, and this is mainly rice on irrigated land.
You would know before you received a treatment how likely it was to work for you—not merely how likely it was to work for the larger population, but for you.
In states such as Wyoming and the Dakotas the population is largely rural, and the deaths by lightning rise in consequence.
The rest of the island is mainly devoted to agriculture.