Posts in tag

population growth


The result is a slump in the number of working-age Americans that has been underway since Donald Trump was elected in 2016. Dr. Kirchner estimates that if population growth and net international migration had maintained their pre-2016 rates, the US population would be about 4.8 million higher. This suggests a loss of 3.1 million workers …

Both Brandon Manning and his wife were born in the southern United States and were eager to return, but Manning did not want to return to his hometown of Atlanta due to traffic, housing costs and sprawl. So when offered a teaching job at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, the couple decided to …

For the first time in decades, the Maritimes are on the upswing in all key performance indicators. While the shutdowns and restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic have been a blow to the economy, Atlantic Canada has benefited from changing consumer habits that have resulted in a significant population boom. With more people working remotely …

Army Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Farouk Yahaya says the country’s growing population has partly contributed to the insurgency in the country, despite creating a larger pool of talent for economic activities. Similarly, Air Chief of Staff Air Marshall Oladayo Amao said illegal oil refining in the Niger Delta region is a growing threat. The …

The following article was published on March 9, 2022 in the Santa Maria Sun – Volume 23, Number 2 [ Submit a Story ] The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] – Volume 23, Number 2 Potential Santa Maria redistricting map promotes accessibility By Taylor O’Connor Santa Maria could envision a future …

CASPER — The Wyoming House of Representatives on Monday rejected the Senate-approved redistricting map, paving the way for negotiations between the chambers later this week. What is at stake are the legislative districts in which lawmakers will sit over the next decade. The two chambers will have to establish multiple differences, including the size of …

In the long term, no substantial benefit will result from continued US population growth. The gradual stabilization of the American population by voluntary means would contribute significantly to America’s ability to solve its problems. This statement of half a century ago was the unequivocal statement central discovery of the inauguration report by the United States …

Chheb district authorities inspect a landfill in Preah Vihear province on March 4. FB Preah Vihear Provincial Administration has mapped 36 ha of land to form a new landfill site in Chhep Lech village, Chheb commune of Preah Vihear district. Its objective is to improve sanitation services in the province in line with its population …

Breadcrumb Links Columnists Outside of Saskatoon, Regina and Prince Albert, the population of this once booming province has become as stagnant as a quagmire. Author of the article: Phil Tank • Star Phoenix of Saskatoon Publication date : March 03, 2022 • 23 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation A view …

South Australian business leaders must become strong advocates of public transport if their calls for faster population growth are to be taken seriously. Buses trapped in a traffic queue on Morphett Street in the city. Photo: Tony Lewis/InDaily Pick a population figure, throw it out there, advertise. That’s how it works in South Australia when …

The redevelopment of the Cherryland Center. More construction of single-family homes. Investment in infrastructure, parks and public safety. These are some of the goals Garfield Township administrators and planning commissioners identified as priorities at a special joint meeting on Wednesday, kicking off a process to update the township’s master plan that will will continue …

Despite all the progress the New Jersey redistricting commission has made in redrawing the state’s legislative map this month, the final product ‘overrepresents white people’ and ‘actively diminishes the voices of communities of color,’ a group says. of defenders. The map released last week divides the state into 40 legislative districts – 17 with a …

Last month, I wrote about the five countries I enjoyed visiting in Africa, including citing their incredibly low GDP per capita. Although most of the population growth over the next few decades is expected to occur on this continent, I see some glimmers of hope. There are two places in the world where studies have …

TALLAHASSEE, Florida. A Florida House committee proposed a new congressional map on Friday in hopes of allaying Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis’ concerns about the constitutionality of a black congressman district while trying to maintain a black plurality district. . The map approved by the House Congressional Redistricting Committee would still create difficulties for U.S. Representative …

From 2016 to 2021, the cities of Warman and Martensville had the highest population growth rates in the province, ranking first and second respectively, according to Statistics Canada. Warman Mayor Gary Philipchuk said it’s been a pleasant surprise to see his community grow at the rate it has, despite all the challenges it’s faced in …

Written by Erin Nicole Davis In not-so-surprising news, census figures from Statistics Canada (StatCan) confirm that housing supply in Canada has not kept pace with population growth over the 2016-2021 period. This is despite a pandemic-inspired drop in immigration during the outbreak of COVID-19. Of course, this imbalance only compounds Canada’s dramatic housing affordability crisis …

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself,” Franklin Roosevelt said during his inaugural speech in 1933. It has become his most famous statement. Eleanor his wife, questioned about his origins, declared that Roosevelt had read the work of Henry Thoreau. “Nothing is more to be feared than fear”, was an entry in …

By Steve Hubrechtsteve@columbiavalleypioneer.com The first public release of data from Canada’s most recent national census took place last week, outlining demographic trends across the country. Here in the Columbia Valley, the 2021 census shows population is up — in fact up — in the valley’s three incorporated municipalities and its two regional rural electoral districts. …

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Rows of attorneys filled the courtroom of the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court on Friday, most of them arguing for their clients’ favorite map of the new districts in the Congress as judges weighed how to decide which is best. Meanwhile, the justices did not necessarily pass a Republican-backed map recommended by …

NSW’s 2021 State of the Environment (SoE) report released this week confirms that population growth is “a significant driver of environmental impacts”, noted Sustainable Population Australia (SPA). The SoE report reveals that land clearing has tripled in the past decade, forests and grasslands have deteriorated, and 62% of vegetation is under pressure from excessive fire. …

NIGERIA’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth recorded a growth of 3.98% in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to a GDP report released Thursday by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). This is the highest GDP growth on record since the arrival of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in 2015. But more importantly, the number exceeds …

Newly released census data confirms that Whistler and Pemberton have seen population growth over a five-year period The population of the Sea to Sky Corridor has grown significantly over the past five years, and Whistler is no exception. Data released on February 9 from the 2021 census shows the municipality’s permanent population increased to 13,982 …

In a little-noticed announcement, the Census Bureau reported that the U.S. population grew by a miniscule 0.1% in the year ending July 1, 2021. That’s the lowest annual increase in our entire history. , and this stagnation has seriously negative implications for the future of the nation. “High population growth not only provides more workers …

ALEXANDRIA, Va., February 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Negative Population Growth has published a new article in its Forum series: Will 2022 be the first year of negative population growth in the United States? Written by Nathaniel Gronewold, this article discusses the potential trajectory of population growth in the United States during this period of historically …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Black college students once marched downtown from the northern Nashville neighborhood where Aaron Marble preaches, seated at counters reserved for whites to fight for civil rights. Soon, his historically black community will morph into a mostly rural, white 14-county territory, and he’ll likely have a Republican congressman. Reality set in for …

It’s a common saying among locals that the Yukon is “Canada’s best kept secret” – a reference to the territory’s wilderness and welcoming culture. But it seems the secret is out. According to 2021 Canadian census figures, the Yukon has led the country in population growth since 2016, growing 12.1% and increasing its population from …

Recently released census figures show that population growth on the Saanich Peninsula has largely not matched growth figures for Greater Victoria. While the census metropolitan area (CMA) of Victoria grew by 8% to 397,237 people in 2021 compared to 2016, two of the three municipalities on the Saanich Peninsula experienced lower growth, the growth rate …

Slowing population growth creating an economic time bomb Rather than worrying about an overpopulated planet, we should worry more about the possibility of not having enough young people to sustain economic growth at current levels. In the 1973 film “Soylent Green”, the cumulative impacts of rampant overpopulation, pollution and climate change had, by 2022, ravaged …

By Adele Loiselle February 12, 2022 06:00 Between 2016 and 2021, nearly 4,000 more people call the Lakeshore home. The municipality saw a 10.4% increase in population, according to the 2021 census. Statistics Canada released census demographic data this week. It shows how Lakeshore grew from 36,611 residents to 40,410 in five years. “It’s no …

Graphs from the Minnesota State Demographic Center show population growth and decline in Minnesota counties based on 2010 and 2020 census data. The metropolitan area saw the largest increase in the state, with Greater Minnesota seeing a population decline. ST. PAUL — Data from the 2020 census shows diversity is a …

Nigeria’s population grew by 15.9 million in four years, with the northern regions accounting for 68.67% of the new population. This is based on figures from the latest National Bureau of Statistics report on Nigeria’s demographics, using data from the National Population Commission. The study showed that Nigeria’s population grew from 186.1 million to 201.1 …

While Canada’s population has continued to grow at the fastest rate of any G7 country in recent years, Saskatchewan’s growth rate was low compared to other provinces, according to Statistics Canada census data. published on Wednesday. the new census numbers cover Canada’s population growth between 2016 and 2021. Saskatchewan ranked ninth out of 10 provinces …

The population of downtown Regina has decreased by 1.2% between 2016 and 2021, according to recently released census data. This is the second lowest downtown population growth rate of any city in Canada with a population of 100,000 or more. Red Deer, Alta., which saw its downtown population decline by 2%, was the only city …

Guri in Gyeonggi Province has an area of ​​33.29 square kilometers, making it the smallest city in South Korea. It has a population of around 193,000 as of October last year. The map of this city is slowly but surely changing. The projected population size of the city by 2035 is approximately 235,000. This is …

A crowded street in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, in March 2020. Photo: Shashank Hudkar/Unsplash India’s population is now 138 crore and could overtake China by 2024 as the most populous country in the world. Some experts and political leaders have pointed to this growing population as a problem for the climate to be solved. This view confuses …

The National Population Commission (NPC) says Nigeria’s population growth can be effectively managed by promoting girls’ education. Margaret Edison, Director of Population Management at the NPC, spoke on Monday on ‘Good Morning Nigeria’, a program of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA). She said low acceptance of contraceptives by women across the country has contributed to …

The Silo City US Warehouse is being converted into luxury apartments and retail space in the first phase of a plan to reuse many of the site’s historic buildings. Derek Gee/Buffalo News If being a homebuyer in Buffalo Niagara wasn’t hard enough these days, the area’s growing population means there are now even more people …

Overall, 2021 will be the slowest year of population growth in US history. New census data shows why: the two components of growth – gains from immigration and the number of births exceeding the number of deaths – have fallen sharply in recent years. In 2021, the population growth rate fell to an unprecedented 0.1%. …

The North Carolina Supreme Court ordered lawmakers to redraw their map of Congress, reversing a lower court’s decision and declaring the map “unconstitutional partisan gerrymander.” “We conclude that the assertions asserting that the Congressional and State Legislative District Plans adopted by the General Assembly are unlawful partisan gerrymanders that violate the Free Elections Clause, the …

Atlantic Canada’s population is finally growing after decades of slow or stagnant growth. For the first time in living memory, the population of Atlantic Canada grew faster than the Canadian population as a whole last year (1.5% versus 1%). Prince Edward Island experienced unprecedented growth of 2.8% last year alone. Even Newfoundland and Labrador, which …

Tim Vandenack, Standard Examiner Thirty new townhouses and a building housing two or three restaurants are coming to the Riverbend area north of Park Boulevard in Ogden. The area is shown here on Friday, February 12, 2021. OGDEN — Long-term labor replacement is a real concern for local economists. At the Northern Utah Business Economic …

On Monday, the National Bureau of Statistics announced that China’s population growth rate had fallen to its lowest level in six decades, with births barely exceeding the number of deaths in 2021. Over the past year, the government has made significant efforts to increase population growth and alleviate a demographic crisis, however, they have been …

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to the latest edition of Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions Annual Real Rate Report, areas of the United States that have experienced much above-average population growth in recent years (including Miami, FL and Seattle, WA) are experiencing dramatic increases in law firm hourly rates. Powered by ELM Solutions’ LegalVIEW data warehouse – the world’s …

THE NUMBER births rose by 3,120 to 49,583 in Finland in 2021, according to preliminary data published Thursday by Statistics Finland. Although the number of births was 7,760 fewer than deaths, the population increased by nearly 16,000 to 5,549,599, as the number of immigrants uncharacteristically exceeded that of emigrants – by more than 22,000. The …

Nigerian producers have not scratched the surface in terms of meeting the demands of Nigerian consumers, alluded to Chuka Mordi, CEO of Ellah Lakes Plc. In an exclusive interview with Nairametrics, Mr. Mordi shared his vision for his rice production business and some of the challenges affecting the agribusiness sector of the Nigerian economy. Excerpts: …

I had the good fortune to visit five of the 54 countries in Africa. Each left me with a strong image. When I think of Cairo, Egypt, I think of a man driving a donkey cart with his wife sitting inside. After he moved beside the cart to help his wife down, I realized from …

In response to letters criticizing Review-Journal columnist Victor Joecks’ recent article urging people to have more children: The world population growth rate, which is currently 1%, has been declining since 1988. Population scientists predict that world growth will be zero by the end of the century, if not sooner. These reductions in growth are most …

WASHINGTON- Over the past 10 years, changes in China’s domestic policies have led to a growing sense of demographic urgency. A strictly enforced one-child mandate was replaced by a two-child option in some cases (2013), which morphed into two children for all (2016), which transitioned to the current government push for three children (2021). But …

Buncombe’s 2043 Comprehensive Plan’s first public engagement meetings revealed a lot about where the county is headed in the next 20 years and what has happened in the past 10, including projected growth nearly 70,000, or more than 25%, and the recent addition of more than 4,500 single-family homes. The overall plan – often referred …

Content of the article The exodus of people from the Greater Toronto Area and elsewhere is pushing up Brantford’s growth rate, according to figures recently released by Statistics Canada. Content of the article The population of the region, which includes Brant County and Six Nations of the Grand River, increased by 5,150 people in the …

NEW YORK, January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The global exterior decorative materials market is expected to experience a growth rate of around 5.4% over the decade. The growth of the market is expected to be attributed to the rise in urbanization, growth in the construction industry, and growth in living standards across all regions. Persistence …

Gwynne Dyer is a Canadian international affairs journalist and commentator. OPINION: In population policy, the magic number is 2.1. This is the “replacement level”: if a country’s fertility rate (the average number of children a woman has in her lifetime) is 2.1, then the country’s population will remain stable . Above this number, it begins …

High house prices and a drop in international migration may explain the slow growth, academics say. The pandemic has not only slowed various industries, it appears to be at least a factor in Richmond’s significantly reduced population growth. According to Statistics Canada, Richmond had its second lowest year-over-year population growth in 20 years. COVID-19 and …

TALLAHASSEE — Democrats could win up to seven seats in the Florida House of Representatives and Republicans could retain a solid majority under a redistricting map approved on Friday along partisan lines by a House subcommittee of State. But despite their numerical gains, the proposal was criticized by Democrats who questioned many of the decisions …

Statewide housing crisis hits Davis hard By LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org Davis has traditionally been a city with low population growth, according to Barbara Archer, communications and customer service manager for the City of Davis. In June 1986, an advisory measure was approved, calling on Davis to grow as slowly as legally possible, according to …

Population growth in the Philippines is expected to have slowed to just 0.3% in 2021, the slowest in more than 70 years, as Filipinos delayed having children amid the Covid-19 pandemic, an official said Thursday. government agency. An estimated 324,000 babies were born last year, the lowest number since the period between 1946 and 1947, …

MANILA, Jan 20 (dpa): Population growth in the Philippines is expected to have slowed to just 0.3% in 2021, the slowest in more than 70 years, as Filipinos delayed having children amid the pandemic of Covid-19, a government agency said. Thusday. An estimated 324,000 babies were born last year, the lowest number since the period …

RUSSIA, January 19 – Mikhail Mishustin: “More than 8 million people live in the regions of this district. This is not a lot for a huge territory including 11 constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Mikhail Mishustin’s opening remarks: Strategy Meeting on Reviving Population Growth in the Far East Hello, dear colleagues. In accordance with …

The number of countries that register more deaths than births in a given year is steadily increasing. An analysis of UN data by the Federal Institute for Population Research in Germany shows that the “natural balance” of births and deaths is declining around the world, causing aging and even shrinking populations. Germany was the first …

Guwahati: As Manipur heads to the polls next month and amid a surge in cases, the low vaccination rate in the state is a cause for concern. According to state administration officials, these low percentages are partly attributable to human behavior, namely reluctance to vaccinate, and partly to discrepancies in Manipur’s population data. This means …

A recent report from the Census Bureau reads: “The US population grew 0.1% in 2021, the slowest rate since the founding of the nation.” I think this shouldn’t surprise us, but it’s certainly newsworthy! The population of the United States is approximately 330 million; this means that a growth rate of 0.1% in 2021 has …

China’s population growth rate has fallen to its lowest level in six decades, barely exceeding the number of deaths in 2021 despite major government efforts to increase population growth and avert a population crisis. Across China, 10.62 million babies were born in 2021, a rate of 7.52 per thousand people, the national statistics bureau said …

Since the approval of the draft districts plan by the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives on December 16, there have been many discussions about the impact of this map on communities of color across the Commonwealth. As Latino members of the Chamber, we feel compelled to address these important concerns. We applaud the work that …

New figures from Statistics Canada show what some are calling an encouraging trend in and around Lethbridge as the population continues to grow at a faster rate than other parts of Alberta. According to annual population estimates released Thursday, the population of the Lethbridge CMA (census metropolitan area) increased by 0.9% from July 1, 2020 …

Breadcrumb Links Local News New data from Statistics Canada appears to support estate agents’ claims that out-of-town buyers are increasing demand in the London property market. Publication date : January 14, 2022 • 2 days ago • 4 minute read • 25 comments London Skyline Content of the article New data from Statistics Canada appears …

Bald eagle population size is affected by lead poisoning, according to scientists from Cornell University’s Department of Public Health and Ecosystems. A study find the birds eat the bullets of the hunters, decreasing their population growth by 4 to 6%. For the study, published in the Journal of Wildlife Management, scientists have looked at population …

Most city council members will likely vote on Thursday to increase tariffs for CPS Energy customers by 3.85%. But they will reluctantly do it. Several members are complaining about what they see as a lack of transparency from the city-owned utility company, as well as the exodus of five senior executives over the past year …

With Australia Now Returning to Pre-COVID Population Growth Rate, More People Than Ever Are Wondering How Much Australian population should grow up. This can be a difficult conversation to have as the far right is used to using the population issue as an excuse to pursue its own xenophobic agenda. However, it is counterproductive to …

HARRISBURG – The State House is expected to vote on a congressional card proposal this week, as spring primary deadlines and a lawsuit that asks Pennsylvania’s highest court to take over the all-important process looms. A spokesperson for the House Republicans told Spotlight PA the chamber would likely consider amendments to the proposal on Tuesday, …

TEHRAN – The budget bill for next year (March 21, 2022) has proposed 190 trillion rials (nearly $ 690 million) for procreation and population growth, IRIB reported on Saturday. The declining marriage rate, followed by a dramatic decrease in childbearing, has raised alarm bells about an aging population, an issue that has forced government officials …

For the first time since 2016, Alaska’s population has increased, according to population estimates released Thursday by the state Department of Labor. The state’s population grew by 932 people from April 2020 to July 2021, according to the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. This 0.1% change increased the state’s estimated population from 733,391 …

On January 1, at the stroke of midnight, New York City welcomed its first new inhabitant of 2022: Leyla Gessel Tzunun Garcia, born at the start of the new year at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn. With changing population and fertility trends, however, there is less competition to become the first baby of the New …

US Census Bureau officials report that 2021 was the first time since 1937 that the US population has grown by less than one million people. WASHINGTON, DC – New Years Day 2022 has dawned on an America whose population continues to grow. But not by much. In their year-end review, US Census Bureau officials reported …

Texas gained more residents than any other state between July 2020 and July 2021, according to recent data from the US Census Bureau. With a population of 29,527,941 in July 2021, the Lone Star State recorded the largest annual and cumulative numerical gain, increasing to 310,288 (1.1%) and 382,436 (1.3%), respectively. The report says the …

A number of the top ten states with the highest population growth from 2020 to 2021 were neighboring Wyoming, but Cowboy State lags far behind. Half of the top ten states, including the top four states, with the highest annual population growth percentage were in the West: Idaho led the country with 2.9%, followed by …

MANILA, Philippines – The Filipino population is expected to grow just 0.3 percent or 324,000 in 2021, according to the Commission on Population and Development (Popcom). Popcom, in a statement, said this annual “natural increase” is the smallest since the period between 1946 and 1947, when the population increased by 254,000. “As such, Filipinos will …

TEHRAN – Population and motherhood are the main priorities of the country, said Deputy Minister of Health Kamal Heydari. The country’s total fertility rate is 1.7, which is a low number, and if it drops to one or less, we will be facing a demographic black hole (as the pace of population aging s ‘accelerates …

Idaho’s population continues to grow at a faster rate than other states. The state led the country in terms of population growth rate for the fifth consecutive year. From 2020 to 2021, Idaho’s population grew 2.9%, according to population estimates from the US Census Bureau. Idaho saw an additional 53,000 new residents, bringing its population …

A proposed reshuffle of the Pennsylvania House map improves fairness measures as mandated by the state’s constitution, while creating more districts that could be won by Democrats. The preliminary map was approved in a much contested split vote by the five-member Legislative Redistribution Commission. Both Democratic legislative leaders on the panel voted yes while their …

First published in the December 18 print issue of the Glendale News Press. Glendale has posted a population growth of 2.52% over the past decade, according to data from the US Census Bureau, reflecting a growth rate greater than that of Los Angeles County as a whole.In 2020, census data showed there were 196,543 residents …