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Old 06-03-2012, 07:23 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Since this is the technology section, how would you come to this conclusion?

"Both numbers have been calculated using UN Population Division figures. The first is an estimate of how many people were alive on your date of birth. It is one possible value based on global population figures and estimates of growth rates over time. Data before 1950 is less accurate than figures after that date. The second number includes calculations based on the methodology of scholar Carl Haub, who estimated how many people had been alive since 50,000 B.C. His calculation has been amended by the UN to include additional points in time."

BBC News - 7 billion people and you: What's your number?
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Old 06-03-2012, 07:30 PM
 
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Me
When you were born, you were the:
4,221,388,144th
person alive on Earth
78,676,174,483rd
person to have lived since history began

My husband
When you were born, you were the:
4,159,147,931st
person alive on Earth
78,575,006,536th
person to have lived since history began
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Old 06-03-2012, 07:57 PM
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(Insert unprintable swear word here) I regret to say that this has the same veracity as the world being formed 6,000 years ago. Someone obviously does not know the definition of scholar.
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:05 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Every hour, there are:

484 Births 288Deaths + 113 Immigrants

The average life expectancy in the USA is 78 years


--Life expectancy in the US
80.5 Female average
75.4 Male average

Your country's population is 310,383,948

Average life expectancy is 80.5 years

BTW, I just did this for fun. :P

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Old 06-04-2012, 11:10 PM
 
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When you were born, you were the:
2,473,925,461st
person alive on Earth

75,465,468,255th
person to have lived since history began
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Old 06-04-2012, 11:15 PM
 
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When you were born, you were the:4,377,809,757th person alive on Earth

78,924,588,174th person to have lived since history began
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Old 06-05-2012, 08:18 PM
 
Location: Here.
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The population of the world has doubled since I was born. Something tells me that that is not a good thing.
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Old 06-06-2012, 11:25 PM
 
Location: Back and Forth FRANCE
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When you were born, you were the:
5,095,484,942nd
person alive on Earth

80,051,596,981st
person to have lived since history began

That's pretty cool..


Not to be Doom and Gloom, but 9-10 billion people on this planet by 2050 does not sound good or fun. It's pretty scary.
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Old 06-07-2012, 02:21 PM
 
Location: Land of Thought and Flow
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When you were born, you were the:

5,017,020,024th person alive on Earth
79,929,750,732nd person to have lived since history began

Interesting.
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Old 06-07-2012, 08:12 PM
 
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Looks like we need another world war or huge natural disaster to cull the herd....

-or-

We can do away with all the warning labels and dumb laws to allow the stupids in the world to die off....
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