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Grayson County has administered more than 119,132 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as of Nov. 23, according to data from the Texas Department of State Health Services. This is a 2.05% increase from the previous week’s tally of 116,739 COVID-19 doses administered. In Grayson County, 43% of people living in Grayson County were fully vaccinated …

BEIJING – China’s birth rate dropped to an all-time high last year, highlighting a looming demographic crisis for Beijing caused by an aging workforce, a slowing economy and the weakest population growth for decades. China relaxed its “one-child policy” – one of the world’s strictest family planning regulations – in 2016, allowing couples to have …

UNITED NATIONS – India has reduced its rate of population growth by improving conditions for women, according to Paulomi Tripathi, first secretary of the United Nations Indian Mission. “Better health and education facilities for women, greater participation of women in governance at the local level coupled with improved access to family planning services have contributed …

The pace of population growth around the world is slowing, to such an extent that the 21st century may be the last where the digital presence of our species increases year on year. This is one of the highlights of the most recent revision of the World Population Prospects, released earlier this week by the …