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This would be a cool animation highlighting the world's population percentages by region up from 1950 to 2100:


It’s a well-known fact that 60% of the world’s population lives in Asia.

Although this information isn’t necessarily new or surprising to anyone, it’s still something that we’ve found interesting ways to look at in the past. For example, last week we showed you a data visualization using bubbles to represent the populations of every country in the world, and it really helped in putting these incredible demographics into perspective.

But here’s another look at population data – and this time we think it’ll provide more surprises. The following animated chart is based on data and projections from the U.N. Population Division, and it shows the evolving population share by region between 1950 and 2100.

Visualizing Population by Region

Today’s visualization comes from German geographer Simon Kuestenmacher, who posted the following animated graph:


Animation: http://www.valuewalk.com/2017/04/animation-worlds-population...

The above projections would be the reason why that the USA & Europe could solve all of their environmental problems 100% but if nothing was done to take care of how Africa & Asia develops, environmental problems worldwide would still likely deteriorate.


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